Bassist Tom Fleming explained to Drowned In Sound how producer Richard Formby transformed this track: "Originally a piano song, the Eureka moment of putting an old sampler in its place must not be underestimated. It also represents perfectly the DIY approach of Richard Formby (producer) to electronica; let's MAKE something, you know? Featuring teaspoon and Woolworth's toys."
Boston leader Tom Scholz went back to his job at Polaroid after releasing the group's debut album. When his co-workers kept coming by to tell him "More Than A Feeling" was playing on the radio, he knew it was time to quit his day job.