Metric - Wet Blanket - Old World Underground (2003)
In preparation, I’m immersing myself in every Metric album to date — starting, of course, with Old World Underground. It’s hard to believe that this was released in 2003 (feels like yesterday…) It’s an album that has stood the test of time.
“Falling for the creep the body leech here he comes
Vicious hypnosis, a clenched fist saying it’s wrong
To want more than a folk song
Underneath the shaker knit he’s a brick wall
She keep falling for the trick vegetariate sing-along
Give a little kick with your fine thigh high…”