Our favourite Swedes Normandie have released another incredible single in Jericho.
Frontman Philip Strand opens up in the track and describes how the song underwent a dramatic change in meaning.
He said: “When we first wrote Jericho I was actually singing about something else. It was originally about a relationship where the other person was very cold-hearted and they didn’t really give away any emotions but it became increasingly clear that something else was driving the song.”
“Writing became like a therapy session for me, all of a sudden I felt like there was something deeper I wanted to touch on. I wanted to touch base and just really go into this emotion. Something was driving me down there, into myself. So I made a conscious decision to write about my personal experiences for the first time. I felt like it was time. I went back and I switched some words around so that the entire meaning of the song shifted. It’s became about breaking down the old to give way and form something completely new…”