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Song of the Day: The Polyphonic Spree, "Running Away"

Song of the Day: The Polyphonic Spree, "Running Away"


"It's like running away / with the wind in our face / it's like flyyyyy-ing / and you and I are open wide ... " That's a Hump Day sentiment we can all get behind, brought to you by the relentlessly carefree brigade that is The Polyphonic Spree. This Dallas band is best known for boasting some two dozen members, wearing colorful full-length robes, and delivering a flurry of brass- and woodwind-armed pop songs. And this week, the group is back with its third album, called The Fragile Army.

"Section 23 (Running Away)," like most Spree songs, isn't deep or dark. In fact, it serves up little more than a spirited tribute to freedom and affection. But some weeks, that's all you really need, right? You can listen to the whole album on AOL Music, or to hear "Running Away," read more


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