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Basset wrote In The Clay as a way of reflecting on the harm they’ve caused and the ways in which they’ve grown, even within darkness. The lyrics are full of images that illustrate the duo’s reality during the pandemic—living in a basement apartment, being surrounded by wilderness, and exploring what it means to be alive in such a time.
I believe this song has a universal appeal. Despite the hardships, we’re all grateful for the lessons we learned while we were in isolation. We’ve not only achieved a number of spiritual and personal goals, but we’ve also gained a deeper understanding of our thoughts.
With patient fingerpicked guitars, the soundscape of this song is dreamy, making you feel as if you’re somewhere else. Its vocal harmonies sparkle like stars in the cosmos. They display an emotional depth that makes them so noteworthy.