"I don't really have a rule, but sometimes when we're honing a song I just kind of go with what feels like it's going to give me the most options, be the most fruitful for what's needed."
- Adam on sometimes using a pick for his bass, and sometimes not
did you know
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.