Bittersweet Company Lyrics: Yeah / Yeah, ah / We were summer, love was burning / We were white magnolias in bloom / By the time the leaves had fallen / I had already fallen for you / … I don't think about the lyrics, I comment what's happening in their life. along the way there are glimpses of freedom-sweetness but also times when you just feel trapped with no way out-bitterness. Roddy Ricch went from zero Grammy nominations to … So in the end, what I'm saying is that this song is about the ups and downs of life, how we're all under media pressure and can't break free and how no one knows who they really are and just know who they want to be and who the government and social media changes you into. As much as he wants to change to make himself a better person he finds himself tripping himself up time and time again back into the same routine, "No change, I can't change I CAN'T change but I'm here in my mold!!"   (This indicates the General Rat race of Survival) He talks about music bringing him some release or relief but yet again with anything we draw pleasure from there is ALWAYS a drawback and he finds himself back in the "mold". For the Ms. who made a latest comment, sorry to hear about your husband. I know it a bit late but this was actually my song at my first dance of my Wedding. The place where all the veins meet is the heart, for all blood circulates through it! Don't believe me? He does not react to anybody's anger because in theory, what will that argument change? I can't change = the self (and I think slave to money is about self rejection) 'Cause it's a bittersweet symphony, that's life Tryna make ends meet You're a slave to money then you die I'll take you down the only road I've ever been down You know the one that takes you to the places Where all the veins meet yeah No change, I can change I can change, I can change But I'm here in my mold I … The guitarist and keyboard player Simon Tong later became a member. For some people the answer is never answered, that the person thinks the he/she is one way when in truth they are extremely different. Can't tell where the sky begins and the water ends No clouds to hide the sun Waves playing me a symphony upon the sand I … And if you are cracking joke about I don't blondes or ladies maybe, you'd get trampled by everyone saying that you are a terrible person even though it was just a joke, especially if your a comedian on public tv. The Verve - Bittersweet Symphony (Extended Version) - YouTube A lesson that life will always have its ups and downs but nothing can change that and in the meantime its what you can do in your ability to change and make that journey to the end of the road a happy one. Sometimes songs mean exactly what they say. The video is interesting to this as he is continually walking down a long road, as is mentioned in the song, as if he is striving for something and he is determined not let anyone hold him back and he gets so motivated that he barges people out the way to keep heading straight down the road. It's one of the biggest indie rock songs of all time -- and for 20 years British band The Verve didn't make a cent off "Bitter Sweet Symphony." More than 20 years later, Mick Jagger and … Money or death is synonymous with the The meaning of life. Get instant explanation for any lyrics that hits you anywhere on the web! Bittersweet Symphony This song is by Moby. and what happens to all things that mold? we all have many lives head of us so cheer up! Learn to go with the ebbs and flows and expect change always. The Verve - Bitter Sweet Symphony Lyrics & Traduction. This is my interpretation and it's probably way off to some people, so feel free to say what you think! where all the THINGS meet..." https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/1649659/The+Verve, Space and Time [Haigh Hall 1997/1998] [Live], Catching the Butterfly [Haigh Hall 1997/1998] [Live], The Rolling People [Haigh Hall 1997/1998] [Live], Weeping Willow [Haigh Hall 1997/1998] [Live], The Drugs Don't Work [Haigh Hall 1997/1998] [Live], Life's an Ocean [Haigh Hall 1997/1998] [Live], Velvet Morning [Haigh Hall 1997/1998] [Live], Bitter Sweet Symphony [Haigh Hall 1997/1998], A New Decade [Washington DC 9.30 Club 3/11/97], Slide Away [Manchester Academy, 11/08/97], A Man Called Sun [BBC Evening Session, 27/08/97] [#]. Song meanings ©2003-2021 lyricinterpretations.com. "I'll take down the only road I've ever been down" ( the road that leaves their victims just as empty as they are, used up, and once depleted, tosses you away like yesterday's newspaper. I take the meaning to b, No matter what u do, who u r, where u come from we all go down the same streets of life and inevitably the street all of us travel; death. "I can't change, I can't change, I'm a million different people from one day to the next". . I comment here sometimes and I make comments to some latest comments. I would chanel surf the radio and stop when it was on. We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe.If by any chance you spot an inappropriate comment while navigating through our website please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly. He makes excuses for himself that he knows no better 'here in my mould'and probably lies alot bout his life to impress 'different face from one day to the next' he's bo church goer but has found himself down on his knees asking God 'cant you see I'm in pain,feel my pain!I know I can change,I can change but I'm cryn out for help.i find this song by the verve so moving that its inspirational because you're left feeling that he does change, life may be bitter, life may be sweet, but 'thats life'. but there is nobody singing to me now"( can't or hasn't found new supply), and to the narcissistic individual it is pure hell, and threatens to expose their lies, usually a grandiosity and fasle self "I can change, but I am here in my mold" (admitting that they are aware of the empty, false self, yet its their super ego who won't let them change and be their true self, because the true self isn't good enough. So, the only road that the singer has ever been down is the one that leads to his heart. the author of the lyrics seems like he believes he is stuck in some kind of trap or mold he cant break out of. First and formost I do believe this song is about life and the ups and downs that come with it. Everyone that ever saw this movie will remember this song.   (This indicates whatever path you take, you will amount to what will be your destiny, aka.Death) var opts = { The lyric that he says, "I'm a 'million' different people from one day to the next" could mean that everyday we all experience highs and lows happy, sad, frustrated, confused, insulted, bewildered, etc. But I usually disregard the lyrics and I think about their situation. Well did for me. Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve, real explanation is seen at wikipedia. This song obviously means many different things to different people. "The airways are clean" (silence), from their victim. " Browsed this site 1/1/19-1/13/19. God Bless. Gets kind of circular after a while. Bettersweet represents life, Symphony means multiple personalities. Why waste your life caring so much when you don't need to. Another thing in the song is that it talks about money. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. In a nutshell, he's just an average guy telling us that he, as well as everyone else that has lived on this planet r the SAME. what he doesn't realize is that freedom is all in the mind anyway so if you are happy in life and are living your true purpose then you are free and there will be more sweet moments than bitter ones. Is not the drug the melody that soothes the pain? I first heard this song as bumper music on Alex Wagner's NOW program. Lyrics.com. All lyrics provided for educational purposes only. Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web! So I read it exactly as it says. artist: "The Verve", he wants to change. because everyone will end at the end of the road, death. Maybe some feel it more than others but no one is above going down those same roads and then, to the end. You know the one that takes you to the places where all the veins meet" like this: Bit back to the song, when it says, "I'm a million different people from one day to the next" he is really saying that he doesn't know who he is so the world uses that to it's advantage and makes him believe he's one person though he isn't who he thinks he is. Bitter Sweet Symphony was sung by The Verve are an English alternative rock band, formed in 1989 in Wigan. Even when i was young, I would worry about money, I always thought that if all the money on the world is the same why haven't we gone broke yet? He does say that this life isn't all bad. "Bittersweet Symphony Lyrics." Fine. Now, the question of who you really are is very hard to answer which is normal for some people but other people find it pit from friends or just living life bit the truth is that you aren't who you really are, the world seems to make this veil over your face locking your real personality in while media and the government make a whole new person of you. Filter referred to them as "one of the tightest knit, yet ultimately volatile bands in history". Bittersweet Symphony is The Verve’s most successful song, released in the UK on the 16th of June 1997. Not about heroin, sorry dudes. A songwriting dispute left the Britpop band bereft of royalties from its biggest hit, "Bitter Sweet Symphony." One reason why I've interpreted it like this is because in the video, the singer seems really independent and determined. Life....Bitter....sweet, Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve, real explanation is seen at wikipedia. Trying to make ends meet, you're a slave to the money then you die. La traduction de Bitter Sweet Symphony de The Verve est disponible en bas de page juste après les paroles originales. Playlist, Written by: Keith Richards, Mick Jagger, Richard Ashcroft. Where all veins meet = more self Lyrics to 'Bittersweet' by Zac Brown Band. But here he is breaking through and not let life choose his path but he will be in control and do what he can to change the way his life has unfolded. We all will die no matter what life station you reach literally meaning life is filled with pain. I finally saw the, title and band on the radio a few days ago. One of those things is freedom. Hope you are doing well. Maybe not, I used to think it was about something else. (Whatever you attempt to do, you inveitably are who you are and theres no changing that fact) We did make some money and then he did in fact die. FAVORITE The Verve - Bittersweet Symphony (DJ Shaun Ashley Remix) www.soundcloud.com/dj-shaun-ashleywww.facebook.com/djshaunashley Just when you think you've got it made, got things figured out, take that sigh of relief...guess what? Slave to money then die = a problematic yet real delusion This song is a remix of "Bitter Sweet Symphony" by The Verve. Watch the video for Bittersweet Symphony (Instrumental) from The Aranbee Pop Symphony Orchestra's Bittersweet Symphony (Instrumental) for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. He runs into people and does not stop. The word "veins" does not occur in this song at all. I am surprised no body mentioned that this song could be about a collapsed narcissist, their core pain of the loss of narcissistic supply, and desperate. But it is things, not veins. In most of my favorite books and movies, the main character is struggling with the bitter sweetness of life but also dealing with the question "Who am I?" LIFE Happens again...and never the way you expect it. For the Ms. who made a latest comment, sorry to hear about your husband. The lyric in both identical (ie repeated) verses is: Even the news isn't showing about the world bit about celebrities and random people for no reason. (1 fan), The Verve were an English alternative rock band formed in 1989 in Wigan by lead vocalist Richard Ashcroft, guitarist Nick McCabe, bass guitarist Simon Jones and drummer Peter Salisbury. Where roads meet = death Thanks for reminding me that songs means exactly what they say and it happens to people in real life. Eventually they r covered by it, it rots and is destroys by it. I take the interpretation as this, here we have an angry young man,angry at society and himself.slave to the money then you die.He'll show you some of his life that got no further than his local streets that he travels to the end of to find ? Listen to the song. I'll take you down the only road I've ever been down Having an ex that suffers bipolar disorder, the song to me sounds as though the individual may have a mental illness. The band contains members such as Richard Ashcroft the lead vocalist, guitarist Nick McCabe and Drummer Simon Tong. Brilliant tune and video to match. But you know how rich celebrities do dumb things? Things only occurs once in the video version. Web. The other thing that leads me to this conclusion is the character's actions in the video, its obvious that he cares for nobody other than himself(bumping into everyone) doesn't care if hurts anyone. Only road = the self How I interpret "I'll take you down the only road I've ever been down. Become A Better Singer In Only 30 Days, With Easy Video Lessons! Never get too comfortable being just one person in one place. Lyrics 'Cause it's a bitter sweet symphony, that's life Tryin' to make ends meet, you're a slave to money then you die I'll take you down the only road I've ever been down You know the one that takes you to the places where all the veins meet, yeah. How i interpretated this was that you are born into this life & what ever you do it is already written in the stars what you will amount too. The background in music attached itself to me immediately. It's "things", not "veins". })(); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I think the video clip really says more than the lyrics do, as funny as it sounds. Bittersweet Symphony Lyrics: KATHRYN / However dark the cloud there's always a silver lining. So would every song lyric website stop copying every other song lyric website. Well I'll put in my thoughts. Think you know music? Furthermore life is what you make of it, Sad ess.. happiness... 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If in the end, life will stop for you, and it will all end up the same either way and the experience will be somewhat different of course, but who's to say it will be better or worse? }; "The only road I've ever been down". You know the one that takes you to the places The band's commercial breakthrough was the 1997 album Urban Hymns, one of the best-selling albums in UK Chart history, and the single "Bitter Sweet Symphony", which became … more », Sheet Music  Instrumental Version of this great classic songCopyrights of EMI and Virgin Records It also endured name and line-up changes, break-ups, health problems, drug abuse and various lawsuits. He looks at himself as a victim of life's handed to him, yet the real victims are the ones he is running into on the sidewalk, shows no empathy. No o e has freedom. Just played 2 different videos and a live version on YouTube. song: "Bittersweet Symphony", Also, the song talks about "take you down to the only road I've been down, you know the one that takes you to all the places where all the things meet," it's saying this person has only ever seen pain and suffering and he will show you where he's been and seen and done. If you just go through life not giving a shit no one will do anything, people are highly intelligent and self conscious and are highly aware of your behaviour, it doesn't mean they'll do anything to you. Great song. I comment here sometimes and I make comments to some latest comments. "I'll take you down the only road I've ever been down His mates, the pub? He continues to walk despite other people's reactions. Bit like what Freddie Mercury and David Bowie said, "We're breaking Under Pressure.". The celebrities are also prisoners, if the press as so much as see you in sweats with you're hair a mess, they're going to get suspicious (like your taking drugs or just broke up with somebody)even though you only wore that because it's your day off and you probably just woke up. You know the one that takes you to the places where all the veins meet, yeah. Basically, my take is this song is saying that shit is really hard, there is joy mixed in, all you have in the end - all you can give in the end - is yourself, and its hard to these facts. Bittersweet = tragedy/pain/synchronicity/joy or life Trust me.. 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