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February 18, 1986 in Bothell
Los Angeles, California, United States
Robert DeLong, born Robert Charles Edward DeLong February 18, 1986 has used his background in percussion and mixed influences from a number of his favorite indie rock bands to produce his own style of hybrid music and technology. Including electronica samples of pop, house, dubstep, folk and glitch he has put his record label Glassnote Records on the map. An EP, Global Concepts, in 2012 was followed with Just Movement in 2013 and Long Way Down was released on November 10, 2014.
10 months ago
The song is about how in the end, whatever you do in life doesn't matter, so you should enjoy life, drink the "poison" which could be being yourself, instead of the "antidote," which could be conforming to the norms of society. It also speaks about how, in the end, we will all suffer the fate of death.