Dark & Long

Album: Dubnobasswithmyheadman (1994)
Charted: 57
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Songfacts®:

  • Asked about his lyrics by Uncut, Underworld's Karl Hyde told the magazine they are "mapped journeys." He explained: "They start at a point in a city and I go to another point and I document the things I see, hear, smell, interjected with things they invoke in me."

    "'Dark & Long' was written in Minnesota on the prairies, with thunder clouds coming in."
  • The Dark Train mix of this song appears in a scene of the 1996 film Trainspotting, when Mark Renton is going through withdrawal.

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