The song was first released on October 11, 2010. It was a free download to anyone who pre-ordered the album at the iTunes Store. In early August 2011 the song was announced as being the next single from the band's fourth studio album. The song is featured on the soundtrack for the movie Transformers: Dark of the Moon. The single was delayed later by a week until August 26 for Ireland and August 29 for the UK. The download single featured a remix of the track "The Kids from Yesterday" by Daniel P. Carter and their cover of "Common People" by Pulp recorded for Live Lounge on BBC Radio 1.