From a Window Seat

Album: Stories Don't End (2013)
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  • This driving tune was the first song that Dawes leader Taylor Goldsmith completed for Stories Don't End. He admitted: "It's a very singular song. A lot of the songs on the record can be a little more broad, about a period in someone's life or trying to explore a certain feeling. This song is about a specific experience of being on an airplane and that's not a very poetic or lyrical idea."
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