Haines concern is that Metric’s least political work, Fantasies, was the one that sold a half-million copies and broke them through.
"We were finally rewarded when I shut the fuck up, which was a much more palatable version of me for everyone to handle," she says. "So yeah, it’s like shut up and carry on, a scream becomes a yawn, and that’s what people would rather hear. Which, of course, by the record, you can tell I didn’t proceed into." (x)