This is definitely Glen's nerdiest guitar solo yet, it takes a few listens to get used to. I've got a bag of chips* for anyone who can figure out what he's trying to do. I think it's worth mentioning that Melvin was awol for this song, which makes me a little bit sad.
Paco Del Stinko wrote:Whiffs of Jackson 5 (!) in certain guitar rhythms
Ha! You should hear the track we discarded for Heart Shaker. The phrase "thinly-veiled plagiarism" might be appropriate.
I agree about the vocals, I was unsure about whether to comment to my bandmates about that. I'm sure I've irritated the fuck out of them to the max already over the last few weeks. I wonder if there's a line? How close am I to stepping over it? Maybe I already have...
*English chips, what you might refer to as "french fries", but fatter and with vinegar.