Focus on Second to Safety’s single “White Bucket”!

From Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Second to Safety is an energetic indie rock 4 piece with a unique style. Featuring guitar riffs galore and an awesome rhythm section to match, the band takes influence from a variety of genres and artists that help shape their unique, dynamic sound.

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White Bucket” is the first single off of their new EP “FINE”, out since August 14th, 2018.

On this release, Zack comments:

White Bucket is a song about the need to feel like you belong somewhere, specifically in the context of your family. I was raised in a very conservative working class American family and our identity was very tied up in certain political and practical beliefs that made it very hard to express yourself in a lot of ways, especially as a male. When I went to college and studied sociology (among other things) I found out a lot of things that radically changed what I knew to be true about the world, and unfortunately this made me feel very alienated from my family and even like I had betrayed them, despite knowing that that wasn’t true.

White Bucket is a song about reclaiming my childhood to overcome that feeling of betrayal. In a lot of ways it’s very sentimental, just remembering times and places and how important my family was and still is to me. The song’s conclusion is kind of two-fold, it’s about learning to accept love and how to love people even when things change in big ways between you, but the ending, which is meant to be a bit sarcastic, takes a firm stand to say that I do not need to suppress my emotions or what I now believe in order to belong in the family.

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