Father John Misty’s finest lyrics

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His upcoming fourth album is "almost done"

Whether he’s imagining virtual sex with Taylor Swift (‘Total Entertainment Forever’) or lamenting the sheer amount of oil it takes to make a record (‘Now I’m Learning to Love The War’), the lyrics of Father John Misty (real name Josh Tilman) are always worth paying attention to. In further good news, his upcoming record is “almost done”. In the meantime, you want a fix of dizzying wit and eccentric charm? Step this way, then, for a piping hot selection of the Father’s 10 greatest lyrical feats so far.

Words: Emily Hayman