The NME asked bassist and lyricist Charles Cave whether such lyrics as "No time for heartache, buckle up for loneliness" suggests that he had a romantic upset recently. When pressed by the magazine all he would say was he's, "less romantic. Less romantic, yeah. More.. Realistic."
The TV show Cheers was nearly canceled after its first season, but the theme song, "Where Everybody Knows Your Name," was very popular. To satisfy viewer demand, the theme was made into a full song and released as a single.