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SOLAR FRAGMENT's TAKE ME HIGHER is about Icarus, a character in Greek Mythology. He and his father Daedalus were imprisoned by King Minos, the king for whom he had built the Labyrinth to imprison the Minotaur, a creature which is half man and half bull. Daedalus, the superior craftsman, was exiled because he gave Minos' daughter, Ariadne, a clew in order to help Theseus, the enemy of Minos, survive the Labyrinth and defeat the Minotaur. To escape Crete, Daedalus fashioned… read more

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  • v That's an interesting story!
  • This song is about a person of Greek Mythology known as Icarus. If any of you remember Greek Mythology, Icarus escaped with his father, Daedalus, a talented and remarkable Athenian craftsman. He made wings for himself and his son. He told him not to fly too low for the wings will get wet and will die and not too high for the sun will burn his wings. He flew too high, burning his wings and falling to the sea where he meets his own demise.

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