Other, lesser bands would have gone epic on the chorus, rather than built up in controlled emotional catharsis as they go along. Meanwhile Gareth manages to sound simultaneously superior and broken. For something constantly trailed as the big break-up record this title track does sound really quite upbeat in the Canadian/Arts & Crafts pile-on sense people referred to when they first emerged. You know the finer release details.
Hello Sadness by Los Campesinos!