Coming Up For Air

by LeeSun

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I like releasing new music on my birthday, and have released new music on my birthday for the past few years. Today is my birthday and here's a new song, following in that tradition.

It's called "Coming Up For Air" and it was written about a parent who seems only able to show care when their child is particularly low and vulnerable.

But as with all my music, I welcome other interpretations. Let the song mean whatever you most need it to mean to you right now!

Much love,

27th September 2016


Coming Up For Air

The week you loved me
Was a week when I was low
I had nowhere else to go
But you were there

You put together
All my favourite things
Must've spent a thousand minutes or more
Finding what I adore

When I'm down, you're there
When I'm up, you push me down
Maybe it's 'cos you want me round
And down is where you are

I can't stay down
You know, you can't hold me down
I'm coming up for air

I can't stay down
You know, I won't stick around
I'm coming up for air

(repeat all)


released September 27, 2016
Tom Sidebottom: violin, viola
Johnny Richards: keyboards
Joost Hendrickx: drums
Danny Gough: flugelhorn
Neil Innes: double bass
LeeSun: vocals, backing vocals and vocal effects, keyboards

Si McGrath: engineering, mixing, mastering

Recorded at Eiger Studios, Leeds.



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Chaos tamer
Song writer,
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Open hearted
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