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I started writing this song at the beginning of February thinking about what new sounding things I could do for this album. I wanted something a-typical, and eventually got this kinda Latin Jazz thing happening. Then I found the organ sound on my keyboard. I knew I had a hit. I came up with the lyrics in like 35 minutes, just writing things down on a big piece of cardboard and doing word association until i had enough key phrases to make a story.

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You can't go back to 1995.
You can't go forwards or backwards through time.
But you can go back
to the Crap Dragon again.
Eat some Chinese food with all your self righteous friends.

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from The New Bottom Line, released March 1, 2011
Miles. keys und vox
Matt. drum und mixer

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Marvin The Robot Columbus, Ohio

Marvin The Robot has been a part of the Midwest indie music scene since 1999, crafting tunes and records with an eclectic, yet accessible approach.

The band's wit and lo-fi aesthetics transform the clanky guitars and raw energy into true indie gems, as the honest and essential approach bring Marvin The Robot close to some of their colleagues such as
Broken Social Scene, Sonic Youth or Sebadoh.
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