I never thought I would have a song by Dashboard Confessional in my iTunes library. It happened completely by accident! I heard a song when I was passing a shop last week. I remembered it as being a song from some years ago, and one I remembered liking. So I made a note of a prominent lyric and went to find it next time I was shopping on iTunes for music.
Horror of horrors, it’s by Dashboard Confessional, of “Vindicated” infamy! You can imagine my surprise. This begs the question, can I legitimately stop liking a song once I find out who it’s by? And really, if I’m going to have any integrity as a musician, the answer is no. If you like something, you like it.
Thankfully it’s not an emo song. It’s a rather romantic one. Here it is: