#83 – Smile Empty Soul – Bottom of a Bottle

#83 – Smile Empty Soul – Bottom of a Bottle (2003)

This song reminds me of my senior year of college. When it came out I had to raise an eyebrow because of the lyrics:

I do it for the drugs
I do it just to feel alive
I do it for the love
That I get from the bottom of a bottle

Right?

Probably isn’t much doubt as to why I really gravitated to this tune.

Smile Empty Soul wasn’t anything particularly special, and musically they remind me of a TV show you don’t love, but you’ll watch if nothing else is on.

But I have to give them credit; I still find myself listening eight years later. I don’t listen to a lot of Chevelle or Trust Company anymore, two similar bands from the same era, but one day I’ll probably have to check out the rest of Smile Empty Soul’s stuff.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDl0LLH4q7I?rel=0&w=420&h=315]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *