In a recent article, The Independent reveals “how former MP’s music manager husband has influenced the careers of major acts such as Madonna, Foals and Snow Patrol.”
“Gary Lightbody’s demo for the song Just Say Yes was a slow and dirgey in a Chasing Cars way. We knew it was a hit but we said it needs a tempo, it has to be more ‘up’.
The finished version moves along quicker and the chorus is an octave up. That’s what managers do. Sometimes the musician needs guidance.”
Read the full article at independent.co.uk.