Get Away

Album: Every Open Eye (2015)
Charted: 52

Songfacts®:

  • The first single from Every Open Eye, this originally formed part of BBC DJ Zane Lowe's re-scoring of the soundtrack for the 2011 film Drive. Speaking to Lowe, Chvrches' frontwoman Lauren Mayberry said of their contribution to the project: "We were really excited because musically, the kind of music in the original score fits in with what we are doing."

    An audio of the song was uploaded by Chvrches on YouTube and SoundCloud on October 20, 2014.

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