From every conversation I’ve had with any person, the response is the same. “Why would anybody write a song about Brisbane?”
[Another suggestion from the indefatigable Rachel Newnham. This one features a particular favourite of mine – Ed.] Washington – Rich Kids This song always reminds me walking through the Valley, our hub of scungy males and inappropriately dressed ladies. With my fear of gross people, this song could soundtrack many nights of being accosted by groups […]
As well as deep feelings, this song just emulates any summer university student road trip; burning arms on car doors is such a Queensland problem.
Like many songs about Brisbane, ‘Shoes Watch’ is about contempt, leaving or hiding.