will you ever preserve will you ever exhume
will you watch petals shed from flowers in bloom
nothing can live up to promise
nothing can stop its narrative
nothing in place of catalysts
and you'll never be pure again
Song & Lyrics Facts
Crystal Castles is a Canadian electronic music duo formed in 2004 by songwriter/producer Ethan Kath and singer Alice Glass. The band's third album, (III), was released on November 7, 2012.
It featured the single "Transgender", which was written by Alice Glass and Ethan Kath. Band members include Ethan Kath and Edith Frances. The lyrics of “Transgender” are about embracing one’s identity and being proud to be who you are. The chorus states: “I'm not scared of what I am / I'm gonna take it all in stride / I'm transgender and alive”. The song encourages listeners to accept themselves for who they are, no matter how different or unique their identity may be.