Episode 46: Unknown Mortal Orchestra

“Multi-Love”

Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Multi-Love is the title track from the 2015 album by Unknown Mortal Orchestra. When the song was first released, it was named Best New Track by Pitchfork. In this episode, Ruban Nielson tells the story of how he made the song with help from his brother Kody Nielson, and how it was influenced by Romeo and Juliet, Questlove, and a broken synthesizer.

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footnotes
Questlove interview with Red Bull (2013)
Quindon Tarver – Everybody’s Free (from the Romeo and Juliet soundtrack)

sponsors
This episode is sponsored by Hover (use the offer code UNKNOWN for 10% off your first purchase), Lagunitas Brewing Company, and Simple.

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