Don't Let Me Bring You Down

Album: Short Movie (2015)

Songfacts®:

  • This song is about Marling's feelings of solitariness and dislocation following a move from England to Silver Lake, Los Angeles. The change was borne out of the desire to be rooted in one place after six years of almost constantly being on the road. "Living here is a game I don't know how to play," she sums up the experience of living in the city, "how you're not somebody until somebody knows your name."

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