Bastille Reveal the Real Life Blaze That Inspired 'Things We Lost In The Fire'

Lead singer Dan Smith discusses the song's inspiration in this episode of BETWEEN THE LINES



For this episode of BETWEEN THE LINES, our series featuring songwriters discussing the meaning and inspiration of a song, Dan Smith of the band Bastille explains "Things We Lost in the Fire," the sixth single off the band's debut studio album Bad Blood. Dan discusses the song's inspiration, including the real-life experience that caused him to write it, and why he chose fire to act as a metaphor for a break up. Watch the video above to hear Dan's explanation of "Things We Lost in the Fire."

Listen to "Things We Lost in the Fire" below via the song's music video:



Bastille's debut studio album Bad Blood is available on iTunes now.

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