Many of you can probably look back at the beginning of a relationship where there's that thought bugging you - are they up for it as much as you are? "Thumb" finds vocalist Justin Young singing about a new girl called Eleanor whom might or might not be stringing him along. He told NME: "This song talks about the idea of starting something new and being under someone's thumb, funnily enough. It was the first one I wrote for the album."
Those of you of a certain age will probably recall the 1966 Rolling Stones "Under My Thumb," which upset some feminist groups because of Mick Jagger's lyrics about dominating a woman.
Phil Oakey recorded his vocals for "Don't You Want Me" in the studio bathroom. The recording was disrupted by guitarist Jo Callis reaching through an open window from outside to repeatedly flush one of the toilets.