“‘Anna Sun’ is very much a product of the post-college,” Walk The Moon lead singer/keyboardist Nicholas Petricca told us before their Live taping. “I loved college, and I think we all had an awesome experience around that time of our lives, and I was feeling a lot of nostalgia and sadness and also excitement, of course, because it’s the beginning of who knows what. And so this song is very much about that in between space, and feeling like I am a kid but I am supposed to be an adult and how can I be both.”
Walk The Moon’s Eli Maiman [got] super pumped at the prospect of inspiring Taylor’s latest smash. “Absolutely yes. Are you kidding?” laughed the VH1 You Oughta Know artist. “I’d date her for an hour if she’d write a song about me.”
Walk The Moon are VH1’s You Oughta Know Artist for September! We tagged along as they taped their You Oughta Know Live session (coming soon!) and got a ton of amazing shots. Now excuse us, we’re off to go paint our faces…
“I don’t think we are an anti-pancake band, I just don’t think we are a pancake enthusiast band,” Nick offered. Meanwhile, Sean was less diplomatic, suggesting instead that, “[Pancakes] are sent from the devil.” And as for Kevin, he likes waffles.