This song was inspired by the end of the relationship between frontman Corey Taylor and his wife for three years Scarlett Stone. Taylor told Kerrang! magazine: "Dying is about the crossroads that you can find yourself at in a relationship. It's that moment before you throw your hands up and go, 'What the hell's going on here.'"
If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.