Episode 41: Will Butler

“Anna”

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Will Butler is a member of the band Arcade Fire, and he co-wrote the score for the film Her, which earned him an Oscar nomination. In March 2015, he put out his first solo album, Policy, and in this episode, he breaks down the song “Anna” from that record. This interview was recorded live at SXSW.

Buy “Anna” on iTunes here.

Watch the music video:

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Here’s a picture of the vintage Korg MS-20 synthesizer:

(from the site Vintage Synth Explorer, where you can also read more about the MS-20.)

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