"Happiness is just an accident," sings Man Man / Mister Heavenly maverick Honus Honus on "Oh No!". Following "Heavy Jesus" and continuing the rollout of his "apocalyptic LA pop" solo record Use Your Delusion, the single is a classic example of sad sentiments stuck in a sunny song.
"Oh No!" combines such lines as "Your heart is bubble-wrapped in permanent depression" with a deft touch of sax, an almost reggae pulse, and some of Honus' most nimble, surfy guitarwork to date for a deceptively delightful package.
Honus explained to Consequence of Sound,
You can preorder Use Your Delusion, the self-release of which has been pushed back to October 28, through the Pledge Music campaign.
Read our in-depth interview with Honus, in which we discuss his solo record and more, here.