Pulp's Jarvis Cocker Debuts New Song About the Paris Attacks

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Jarvis Cocker attends the BFI London Film Festival Awards on October 17, 2015, in London

Jarvis Cocker premiered a new song on BBC 6’s music show Sunday Service over the weekend, detailing his personal experience around Nov. 13, the day of the Paris terror attacks. 

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The former Pulp frontman introduced the minimalist piece as "Friday 13th, 2015" and it's mostly spoken word storytelling that begins with day-to-day dealings and then grows in scope to explore the concept of freedom. 

The narrative continues over the days after Nov. 13 and while at the park following one character tells Cocker, "The strongest statement of resistance is to just keep going."

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From there, the music buds and Cocker goes on to freely express his love to all sorts of people one might have otherwise taken for granted. 

"We're all free," he says. "Free to mess up or get trashed, but free to do it in our own way. And I love the way that you are doing it. And I love the way that you are free."

You can stream it here, starting around 1:00:50. 


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