Hitmakers: The songwriting secrets behind Editors' Munich

James Hanley

Munich gave Editors their first Top 10 single when it was re-released in 2006. Here, frontman Tom Smith recalls a track that popped up on everything from A Question Of Sport to FIFA Street 2, and was even covered by REM...

Munich was written in Birmingham, before we were signed. Why it’s called Munich, I’ve no idea. There is no story behind the title, it was just a stamp to give our song.

We were called Snowfield back then, and ...

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