It is the third track on their third studio album, Absolution. The song was released as the second single from the album on 8 September in the United Kingdom and other countries. It was also the band's first Top 10 hit in the UK, peaking at number eight, besting the number eleven peak of " Plug In Baby ".
The single was also later released in the United States on 6 April It proved to be the band's breakthrough hit on alternative rock radio in the country - hitting number nine on the Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart. The song is available to play on Rocksmith as part of a Muse 5-song pack. The song is one of the Time is Running Out - Muse - Absolution Tour (DVD) tracks they did on the album to record.
The band recorded the song and finished it when they were in Ireland. They intended the song to be more funky and a little more groovy that made someone want to click the fingers.
In an Interview, Wolstenholme also revealed that some parts of the song is heavily influenced by Michael Jackson 's Billie Jean.
The video, directed by John Hillcoatdepicts a number of military officials seated at a round table performing actions simultaneously, moving to the beat of the song, as Muse play the song on the table, with the officials apparently oblivious to Muse's presence.
Eventually, the officers begin to start dancing on the table, seeming to go insane. They eventually end up crawling. It is partially based on Dr. Time is Running Out - Muse - Absolution Tour (DVD) member: Morgan Nicholls. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Drag Me Down - Various - Essential Hits 125 from The Groove song.
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