Peter [Buck] brought in most of that song ... I threw in that stupid riff in the verse. I said, 'Okay, let's do a quasi-Zeppelin riff here.' Michael took that and ran with it in a way that comes off as a bit simplistic, but it's actually a pretty serious theme of, 'Be who you are and accept what you have.' The things like the toy piano that gives it a little air of frivolity.
It's funny, we've done a quasi-concept-ish record, and we've gotten so theatric, I think people are going to expect that it goes further and further that way ... I have no idea yet. I feel like ... I walked right into that one. Now I'm kinda like: What do I do next? I don't know. I don't want to just do that (album) again. I never really like to repeat the same idea.
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