“We sat there looking out at the coastline and vast expanse of water, a bit damp from the rain, and ‘An Iken Loop’ playing on the car stereo.”

“I realized that what seemed like a grouping of raw and damaged outliers was easily the most honest record I could complete.”

“It’s just a name drawn into the concrete of a local grocery store, and it’s been there for like 25 years.”

“There’s always been a special energy in the British Isles.”