This melodic rock anthem tackles the repercussions of infidelity. Tommy Vext is heartbroken that his girl has fallen for someone else. Despite this, a part of him wants to keep the relationship going.
So I keep you at arm's length and let you go But I don't wanna give you away
The singer's partner cannot comprehend the consequences of her unfaithfulness.
You think you know that you know, but you really don't know me I know you love so hard, and it's killing me slowly And now I can't eat, can't sleep, knowing that you're not lonely
Nick Peterson directed the music video on location in Los Angeles, California. It co-stars actor and fitness model Kevin Creekman and actress Erin Sanders (Melissa And Joey, Guilty At 17).
"Killing Me Slowly" reached #1 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Songs chart. This meant that three-out-of-four Bad Wolves singles had topped the tally, the others being "Remember When" and their cover of The Cranberries' "Zombie."
In Gary Numan's "Cars," the message is that cars lead to a mechanical society devoid of personal interaction. This didn't stop automakers from using it in commercials. Both Nissan and Oldsmobile have used it in ads.
Ronnie Van Zant wrote the Lynyrd Skynyrd classic "Gimme Three Steps" after making the mistake of dancing with a girl whose boyfriend was in the bar and probably had a gun. He asked for a 3-step head start.