The Magnetic Fields Release Second Single And New Video
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Bob Boilen
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 11:28 AM
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'Quick!' New from The Magnetic Fields, love and hope from a trashcan.

The second video from The Magnetic Fields is called 'Quick!' It's from their 2012 album called Love at the Bottom of the Sea. It's of course about love in this case the tangling strangling end to a love.

The song features vocals from Shirley Simms with harmonies from Claudia Gonson. It also features lyrics by Stephin Merritt and those lyrics are counterpoint to the sweet love story you'll see in this new video. Some of the lyrics to 'Quick!' are

You better think of something quick because my suitcase is packedQuick, because I'm through being attackedAre you really prepared to lose All this just to air your views?

This video about a trash can bound lover seeking same, is directed by James Spinney. [Copyright 2012 National Public Radio]

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