Tom McRae Lyrics


Northern poet Simon Armitage's "Say Say Say" is addressed
"to those in the dark, at the back". Tom McRae evidently
views himself as one of those tortured souls, and he
borrows the title for his second album from the same poem.
It is a poem about slitting your wrists in the bath. For
the hell of it. Just Like Blood is the punch line that the
failed suicide should supposedly retort when told that "a
little love can go a long, long way". Cheerful it is not.

Blood, suicide, and love inevitably loom large, but despite
the despondency, More...





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