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Simulation Breakdown - Single

by white lights

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The second single off of my upcoming debut full-length album NUMBSKULL, coming out on 08/26/2020

This song is about my panic attacks -- what they feel like and what I have to tell myself to escape them

Official Music Video:
youtu.be/zZtAS9IKMyc
By Daikon Animation @daikonimation

lyrics

[intro]

simulation breakdown
floating in the fake now

simulation breakdown
floating in the fake now

[verse 1]

I can feel the lines
of code controlling lives
saw my dead friend
fly by two times
last night
the world bent
as i stared from my bed
losing track of the things
that i’ve said
why aren’t they where i left?
is my grip slipping fast?
i can feel a cold breeze whipping past.

[pre-chorus]

please tell me i’m wrong
tell me i’m wrong
tell me i’m wrong
cause i can feel the

[chorus]

simulation breakdown
floating in the fake now
simulation breakdown
can you help me get my self out

simulation breakdown
floating in the fake now
simulation breakdown
can you help me get my self out

[bridge]

take my hand please
there is no grand scheme
understand these
thoughts are wrong
you’ve been going too long

[verse 2]

just to take a step back
and let yourself breathe
don’t beat your self
with no apologies

[pre-chorus]

don’t tell me I’m wrong
don’t tell me I’m wrong
don’t tell me I’m wrong
cause i can feel the

[chorus]

simulation breakdown
floating in the fake now
simulation breakdown
can you help me get my self out

simulation breakdown
floating in the fake now
simulation breakdown
can you help me get my self out

[outro]

can you help me get my self out

credits

released August 6, 2020
Mastering by Chris Gehringer of Sterling Sound
Recorded and Mixed by White Lights
Animation and Album Artwork by White Lights
Artwork by White Lights
Music Video by Dylan Goodsell of Daikon Animation

special thanks to my close friends and family, my gf jess, alli lindsey, dk projects, level music, jenny kaufman, alec donkin, jake gautney, and luke gutzon for all of the support -- i couldn't have made this without your help

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white lights Brooklyn, New York

:: antipop
:: darkpop
:: producer-singer
:: digital artist
:: sad but it's ok

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