Chelsea Cutler – Water on the Bridge

Chelsea Cutler’s “Water on the Bridge” is a heartbreaking ode to closure that’s gutting in its honesty. No one should be surprised by how much this song hurts to listen to on an emotional level and Chelsea Cutler stays consistent in her ability to write strong pop songs that are full of honesty and heartache.

Between Chelsea’s uniquely bright vocals, a wailing guitar solo, and lyrics like “I know that you just came here to talk/but you’re fucking with my closure”, everything about this song comes together to remind you of any wounds that haven’t entirely closed up.

It’s powerful, memorable, atmospheric, and empathetic all at once and Chelsea Cutler’s voice carries you through it with a resigned intensity. “Water on the Bridge” is sure keep you listening on repeat until closure comes.

Nathan Irving
Nathan Irving (aka Nate Flaks) is a writer for WFNM & 1/2 of the electronic indie-pop duo Sleeping Lion.