by John Benda

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This is the lead single from John Benda's forthcoming second solo album.


Sunflower, where do we begin?
Is it okay to call it good?
Cause' it's hard to fake something
if it ain't born in your blood.

You can worry that your life's been wasted,
or refuse to compromise,
but I don't know where I'd be without you.

Nobody in their right mind
was born in the 90's.
I'd think that might be enough
to put your mind at ease.

These years can make me restless,
but they're never going to change my mind,
cause' I don't know where I'd be without you.

I've said it time and time again,
but it bears repeating:
there's a thousand reasons why
I'm never leaving.

Sunflower, where do I begin?
Because it's hard to tell where you end.

This love can leave me breathless,
but I'd never try to slow it down,
cause' I don't know where I'd be without you.


released December 12, 2015
John Benda: vocals, guitars, drum programming, percussion, synth
Justin Klaas: guitars, bass, piano, synth, vocals

produced by John Benda and Justin Klaas
engineered, mixed and mastered by Justin Klaas

recorded in Justin's bedroom in Chicago, Illinois
November, 2015

Copyright 2015, John Benda Music
Full Album available January 2016 on Klaas Recordings & Co.

Photo by Fally Afani
Design by Spencer Brown



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John Benda Lawrence, Kansas

John Benda is a rock/punk drummer turned sometimes singer/songwriter. He lives in Lawrence, Kansas and is quite pleased with that fact.

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