Down In Flames

Album: Why Do They Rock So Hard? (1998)
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  • You don't know me, but here I am in your living room,
    You don't own me, but you paid and that means alot to you, well,
    You never listen, but I know that's what you think that you do,
    And everybody wants a change, but this time it'll be the same,
    Watch us go down in flames

    Its all right, it's ok, it was gonna happen anyway,
    We had our chance, we made our point, but you're not gonna take that

    Radio, commercials, tv shows, and front page ads,
    Photos, and interviews, they'll make sure it's the latest fad,
    Pay attention, cuz you know you'll have to pay either way,
    And they tell you that its the new thing, but we know that it hasn't changed,
    Watch us go down in flames

    It's all right, it's ok, it was gonna happen anyway,
    We had our chance, we made our point, but you're not going take that away

    When this blows over, and the main stream coughs up another shell,
    Will you let us back in your underground, well I guess that's a no,
    And it's just as well, cuz you never supported us,
    All you wanted was to see us fail, and they tell me that it's the new thing,
    So I better get out of the way, watch us go down in flames

    It's all right, it's ok, it was going to happen anyway,
    We had our chance, we made our point, and you're not gonna take that,
    It's all right, it's ok, it was gonna happen anyway,
    We had our chance, we made our point, you're not gonna take that away,
    You're not gonna take that away, you're not gonna take that away,
    You're not gonna take that away Writer/s: CAITLYN ELIZABETH SMITH, GORDIE SAMPSON, CHRIS ISAAK
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group, BMG Rights Management
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Comments: 1

  • Ray from Bronxville, Ndthis song isnt about that, it is actually about how all people who are fans of bands when they are unknown or "underground" get mad when bands succeed, so the song is all about how people who call themselves true fans just want to see bands fail, or go down in flames
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