Artist: We Are the Ocean

From: London, England
Song: "Story of a Modern Child"
Album: Maybe Today, Maybe Tomorrow
RIYL: Thrice, Rise Against, Taking Back Sunday

We Are the Ocean guitarist/vocalist Liam Cromby on the story behind "Story of a Modern Child":

"We wrote the song after watching a t.v programme documenting our home town. Its about how people can be materialistic, fake, living in a bubble, but there's always a way out."

Listen to 'Story of a Modern Child'

We Are the Ocean's third album, Maybe Today, Maybe Tomorrow, will be out Sept. 18 via Side One Dummy. The band's first U.S. single, "The Road," is already available on iTunes.

Watch 'The Road' Video