One things for sure is that WU LYF has put us on quite the wild ride over their short spanned career. The British alternative rock band have called it quits, and they included this message to fans or what seems to be anyone willing to listen.
“By the time I wrote this I was all ready gone. You know you aint got nothing but time, but time isn’t an infinite currency I want to see wasted. If this is our last month living, apocalypse looming, I am not going to spend my final hours waiting in purgatory. I am done. There is nothing here that inspires/ interests me beyond the emptiness for dreams. and I don’t want to spend my life asleep; dreaming of a….
“Wake up! We stay safe/ everything is golden/ in this place.
“WU LYF is dead to me. The sincerity of “Go tell fire” was lost in the bull shit of maintaining face in the world we live. Clap your hands chimp everybody’s watching. A year spent losing faith; Innocence lost wide eyes see clear the dark. There’s blood running down streets of every city in the world, what’s a song to do, pretend it mean everything/nothing to you. Another distraction from the world we live. I and I struggle for a based positivity; Get free or die trying; J C Hung him self up for the easy way out. so Broken Mama Cita be kind to me.”
They played their last show at Dirty Three‘s cathedral performance in Manchester last Wednesday.
The note was included with a video for a new song they released called T R I U M P H. That will be listed below. The video has been removed by the band, so I’ll post my favorite song by them instead.