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This song is about lead singer Brent Smith leaving his native Knoxville, Tennessee, to pursue a career in rock 'n' roll. He explained on Blabbermouth.net
: "This song for me is the most personal song on the record because it's about how I grew up and my childhood. It's about throwing caution to the wind and going after what you truly want in life."
This was used in the Season Two promotional video for the science fiction TV series Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.
This was to Shinedown's first single to reach #1 on both the mainstream rock and modern rock charts.
He wrote "She Blinded Me With Science" so he could direct a video about a home for deranged scientists.
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.
Chris Robinson of The Black Crowes
"Great songwriters don't necessarily have hit songs," says Chris. He's written a bunch, but his fans are more interested in the intricate jams.