Metric - "Help, I'm Alive" (Live on Craig Ferguson) (video)

by PopMatters Staff

23 June 2009

 

Fantasies finds Metric and their illustrious front woman at a pivotal moment in their career. “If I stumble/Their gonna eat me alive,” Haines confesses on album opener “Help, I’m Alive”. The LP follows suit with this type of self-effacing frankness, but goes a long way in not abandoning its more labored pathos.—Daniel Rivera

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