63k
Like

Riff: Eddie Vedder – “Satellite”

Jan 15, 2013

Don’t you worry/I believe your story/You were put away for something you didn’t do

from Satellite lyrics by Eddie Vedder

The record’s most heartbreaking moment appears courtesy of arguably the case’s staunchest high-profile supporter. Written from the perspective of Echols’ then girlfriend, Lorri, way back in 2000, this ukulele-led serenade encapsulates her unshakable devotion to a man many felt was a lost cause.

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

What is a RIFF?

A RIFF is a bonsai-trimmed song review in 300 characters or less, plugging your favorite lyric. Create your own, vote others to the TOP - the lyric is your oyster.

More Riffs

The Rural Alberta Advantage – “Runners in the Night”

Ylvis – “The Trucker’s Hitch”

Foster Sylvers – “I’m Your Puppet”

Buck 65 – “She Fades”

DJ Khaled – “Hold You Down”

Chris Brown – “Tuesday” (Ft. Trey Songz)

U2 – “The Troubles”

U2 – “This is Where You Can Reach Me Now”

U2 – “Sleep Like a Baby Tonight”

U2 – “Cedarwood Road”