Lyrics for "Fireflies". Live preview out this Saturday

Some lyrics from "Fireflies". Preview of the song (filmed live in the studio) hits YouTube this Saturday!

"Fireflies" preview - Live from the studio

FIREFLIES

We are the soldiers in a war that we never want to win;
Trained monkeys do what we’re told for soil and gold...
Give us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses, we’ll pretend
To sympathise and
Then throw them back and watch them drown again...

Bitter lies like fireflies
Burning through my brain
Feels so good to be so numb-
Never want to change
Feed them to the beasts below,
Let them burn I say
Give me more, so I'll ignore
The bodycount today

Met these guys from Amnesty International when we played in the park on Sunday. They were braving the heat to...

Met these guys from Amnesty International when we played in the park on Sunday. They were braving the heat to spread the word about a journalist imprisoned 2 years ago in Egypt- just for photographing security forces’ violent behaviour during a protest. He's now facing the death penalty for a bunch of phoney charges. Crazy. There's no such thing as freedom without freedom of the press.

Lend your voice to the petition to free him at amnesty.org