You Me and Apollo: "Coming Home In A Coffin"
Negativity tends to lend a helpful hand in his writing process. "It's really hard for me to write a happy song because it just comes out cheesy," he says. "It doesn't feel heartfelt."
"Coming Home In A Coffin" is a heartfelt song that chronicles a turbulent time for the crooner while he struggled to find his footing in Arizona. You can sample the track and hear what he has to say about it after the jump.
Brent Cowles: "Basically it talks about my time in Arizona. During that time, I met some amazing people and made some great relationships, but it was also a really rough part of my life. I wasn't making very much money and started spending money inappropriately. Self-consciously, I knew I was digging myself a grave. I felt like I was going down and the next time I would be home would be once I hit bottom."