American Spirit

Album: The Alphabet Of Hurricanes (2010)
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  • McRae explained this song: "Melancholy isn't fatal, it seems to only be the English that can't allow themselves to revel in it as a counterpoint to the total blandness of unmediated happiness. What the hell ever came out of being happy? Happy people make me nervous."
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