Don't Shoot She Cried

Album: This Machine (2012)
  • This song details the story of keyboardist Zia McCabe's sister getting robbed at gunpoint in her Eugene, Oregon home. Drummer Brent DeBoer wrote the instrumentation; when McCabe heard it, she knew that her story fitted the music.

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