Cosmosaurus Roars Mightily With ‘Keep A Light On’
Being in a relationship is walking a two way street. You can’t stay in one lane and call it a day. Well technically you could, but it’ll end up in a horrific disaster. This is why learning the concept of give and take at an early stage is a must. As love is important, we too should be understanding with the boundaries and needs of each other. If in the event that there exists disagreements, be able to talk it out and make compromises.
These are the same emotions and realizations that fuel the Canadian band Cosmosaurus with their latest song ‘Keep A Light On’. Released March 25th in all major streaming platforms world wide via Cosmosaurus Music and part of their album Odyssey. ‘Keep A Light On’ is a heartbreaking look at a couple amidst an argument. Rooted from the unsettling feeling of not giving real effort in the relationship. Both parties accuse one another, which then leads to a lack of communication and trust. Similar to a candle withering away, we see the flame of love slowly die out. In its place sprouts confusion, frustration and hopelessness which is then clouded by a veil of doubt. Sure, conflicts are part of any growing relationship but as modern popular culture would say “this ain’t it chief”. Tsk tsk tsk!
A love story gone south heading to a steep cliff. Cosmosaurus’ ‘Keep A Light On’ isn’t just a wake up call for all of us in terms of loving our significant other. It also serves us the solution to the problem, better yet a preventive measure to avoid it all together in the first place. Through the duet, and the back and forth of the thoughts and sentiments albeit in clashing manner. Cosmosaurus manages to put into the forefront the message that listening and having an open dialogue is the key to it all. Much like the lovely raw vocals and seductive instrumentals that harmoniously coexisting in the track. Physical and emotional availability in a constant basis is the way to go. As the lyrics would say “Keep a light on. Keep a light on for me. You can ride on the wind and the trees. But don’t leave me here. Don’t leave me here out in the cold.”. For in the end, love isn’t just limited to the sweetness and cuteness experienced. Loving someone entails making a choice to be there through thick or thin . To commit to making it work no matter what because we love them for who they are and vice versa.
So if you’re in search for a tune to help mend your soul and relationship, then Cosmosaurus’ ‘Keep A Light On’ is a must add to your personal playlist. The beauty, tragedy and lessons it imparts is definitely worthy of leaving the light on for.