Fates Warning Premiere New Song Called 'Firefly'
"Firefly is very personal to me in more ways than one," Vocalist Ray Alder tells Classic Rock. "After I'd written the melody I knew immediately what the title was going to be, as well as the subject. I'm pretty sure we've all felt this way at one time or another: that sometimes things just don't work out the way you think they would, but that's okay, it's part of life, and we move on.
"Ironically, I was outside the studio one night while recording it, and there they were – fireflies floating through the trees in the forest. I hadn't seen a single firefly for at least 15 years so I took it as a sign. A sign of what, I don't know; but very ironic nonetheless…" Check out the song here.
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