"Is this the end of the world or a new beginning?" King's X frontman Dug Pinnick asks in "Let It Rain," a song that reflects the uncertainty and anxiety of turbulent times.
"It's just sort of wishful thinking," Pinnick told Songfacts
. "The world is full of fear, and especially in the United States, everybody is afraid. God, they're so afraid of each other – to the point of hatred and separation. So, I was thinking water washes things away – washes things clear. So, 'Let it rain and wash away the fear.'"