The Shy Retirer by Arab Strap

ken1’s jam on 17 Dec ’12 and then once after that (See all)

This jam was posted by 15 people

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You know I'm always moaning, but you jump-start my serotonin

roundonefight 19 Sep 2014

Lo-fi... must have spent all the money on the video.

ken1 17 Dec 2012

People are sometimes befuddled when I tell them this is my favourite (ever?) music video. I think partially because was made with such slender means, partially the unpatronising affection it has for its subject, the moment he becomes a homemade constellation, perhaps related to me being someone often accused of 'talking to yourself on facebook'. But mostly, I think, it's how its scenes reflect the words without illustrating them. And the words...   4

kicking_k 1 Apr 2014