A ‘Sober Spaceman’ sounds like a super odd thing to be singing about, but it’s all in a day’s work for Melbourne popsters FancyNormal.
If you’re wondering whether it’s all about travelling to the stars after having one too many to drink, fear not!
Its lyrics have a lot more straightforward meaning.
“I wrote the lyrics based upon a reflection of my life,” Noni explains. “I’m always on the cautious side of things and teetering on the edge, worrying about a ‘life not lived’. This is a song to encourage others in the same boat to just step into life and live each day as it comes.”
And grabbing the opportunity with both hands is what she and bandmate Jules seem to have done, gifting us all a perfect little package of power pop.
So buckle up and take a trip.