"All I Need" as written by and Kevin Shields....
You don't ask what I needed to do
When I come back you'll need to choose
Oh, whatever I ask you take take take take
Oh, this is all I need to say

It's in your eye, I wondered why
No need to say (how close) can we lie
Oh, we don't talk, you know all I need
Oh, this is what I need to take

You don't ask what I needed to do
When I come back you'll need to choose
Oh, all I ask you do do do do
Oo, this is all I need from you


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"All I Need" as written by Kevin Shields

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  • +3
    General CommentWhat a beautiful, sprawling, shimmeringly lush guitar.
    FaaipDeOaidon September 27, 2008   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI think it's about a relationship short on words and high on sex.

    But who cares, it's the lush, swirling guitars we come back for :)
    whojerrywhoon January 17, 2013   Link
  • 0
    General Comment-My favorite MBV song, for some reason. It's beautiful beyond belief.

    As for lyrics, I don't even bother with MBV
    Uhh...sexual themes seem to be all throughout Isn't Anything, and this takes no exception...
    rivyyshon April 08, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song makes my heart explode
    countess of persiaon April 25, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General CommentSuch a beautiful song and possibly the first real shoegazing song. Not surprised at the little amount of comments.
    SoundgardeNirvanaon August 22, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentsuch little comments, but what is there to say? Just beyond words.
    nic-ckon August 15, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentComment removed by staff.
    usmc.2013on October 20, 2008   Link
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    General CommentThis was the first song that I heard by MBV. It was very easy to like them after this.
    This has a lot of fresh air flowing through it.
    It's a refreshed landscape after a storm.
    Industrial Impressionism.
    argoninjaon March 29, 2015   Link

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