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|Single by The Big Pink|
|from the album A Brief History of Love|
|Released||April 26, 2010|
|Recorded||The Pool, Miloco Studios, London|
|Length||3:05 (radio edit)|
3:35 (album version)
3:40 (single version)
|Label||4AD (AD 3X19)|
|Songwriter(s)||Milo Cordell, Robbie Furze, Paul Epworth|
|The Big Pink singles chronology|
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