Frontman Cormac Neeson told Kerrang! February 21, 2009, that this rock ballad "is about stepping out of your comfort zone and taking a chance. I'm a firm believer that you really benefit from taking the riskier decision."
Geffen Records made history on June 27, 1994 when Aerosmith's "Head First" became the first major label song made available for exclusive digital download. Download speeds at the time were so slow it took around 75 minutes to download the track.
David Bowie's "Space Oddity" tells the story of an astronaut who cuts off communication and floats into space. The BBC used it extensively in their coverage of the 1969 moon landing - an odd choice considering the lyrics.