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Hear Lorde Discuss “Sober” on “Song Exploder”


On “Song Exploder,” host Hrishikesh Hirway has artists deconstruct notable songs from their discographies, from the barest beginnings of the track to the story of its production. On this week’s episode, Lorde goes in depth on Melodrama‘s “Sober,” a track she conceived of after a “wild and fluorescent” summer in New Zealand—”that first summer on the…