City Song is basically a live recording, just three instruments – guitar, bass, drums – and a vocal, so nothing fancy, no over dubs, no double tracking.
It’s live and raw, it’s basically one, two, a massive slide down and you’re off, in it together for better or worse...it’s a bit like riding your bike down a hill without brakes, enjoy the thrill but just hope it’s going to end well!
And it’s the same old crowd. You saw last night. She came and asked for a light. She calls him up on a Bakelite telephone, monotone and he tells her that he left...