Song of the Day #4,338: ‘Shameika’ – Fiona Apple

Another theme of Fetch the Bolt Cutters is the acknowledgement and overcoming of trauma.

That takes a very dark turn on ‘For Her,’ a song inspired by the Harvey Weinstein scandal and Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearing. That song packs four distinct musical movements into its two and a half minute running time and includes the jarring lyric “Well, good morning, good morning, you raped me in the same bed your daughter was born in.”

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