Simon (4:33)

Cover of Positivity

From Positivity and 2 other releases

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Open your eyes and live again
And I'll open my heart and love again
I'll open my mind deep inside
Yes, I know it's blue

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  • tcbp

    Too good for b-side material

    15 Dec 2012 Reply
  • lindadox

    i never know if this is hilarious or beautiful probably both

    29 Sep 2010 Reply
  • sogletho

    Undoubtedly ranks alongside their very best. The A New Morning period is seriously overlooked!

    27 Sep 2009 Reply
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    10 Mar 2008 Reply
  • Blessedheart

    I agree. Absolutely beautiful song.

    10 Sep 2007 Reply
  • TstRonsu

    This must be their most beautiful song from the post-Dog Man Star era (Europe Is Our Playground and This Time get pretty close, though), and it's so sad this (as well as Cheap) didn't make it on A New Morning. So few people know about these hidden gems.

    27 Jul 2007 Reply
  • TstRonsu

    According to Love & Poison (the official Suede biography), this is about Simon Holbrook, a friend of Brett's who suffered many years of grave depression and committed suicide in 1996. Breakdown and He's Gone were also about him.

    27 Jul 2007 Reply
  • Mooski2000

    I thought this song was for the titles of a film? Maybe I'm thinking of the video for it. Does anyone know if it's from a soundtrack or not.

    12 Jul 2007 Reply
  • vigimael

    Beautiful. Amazing. One of their best ever. Who is Simon? He's this guy who was really important in the Britpop gay subculture, who died in about 2001. But I can't remember his surname or find any articles on him, I'm so frustrated! If anyone can get this, please do.

    31 May 2007 Reply
  • akasleep

    Who is Simon?

    19 May 2007 Reply

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