This is the third single from Los Angeles based indie rock band Local Natives' debut album, Gorilla Manor. The band comprises keyboardist Kelcey Ayer, guitarists Ryan Hahn and Taylor Rice, bass player Andy Hamm and drummer Matt Frazier. They all share the vocal and songwriting duties.
Rice explained the song to Q magazine: "It's actually about Kelcey's grandfather. He died when Kelcey was two years old, so he only knew…
The desk where you sit inside of a frame made of
Made of, of wood
I keep those chopsticks you had from when you taught abroad
Taught abroad in Japan