Behind the scenes story: Trevor Gear @trevorgear with ‘YOU’

Poetic-licence gives a songwriter the opportunity to express something in a song that would be unlikely to be said in real life. 

A writer can explore a feeling out to its edges and express something of that feeling in musical form, as in this case. 

I wanted the track to be piano-based and I recall needing a large number of  ‘takes’ to successfully record my piano playing as it had its complexities. 

I think the song works well despite the sad emotion it expresses…