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An Airplane Carried Me to Bed

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Sky Sailing | CAPTAINS OF THE SKY Sky Falling

An Airplane Carried Me to Bed

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In Season
Sky Sailing

We gave it a B

Sky Sailing is the latest pseudonym of Adam Young, who as Owl City scored a No. 1 hit last year with the earnest electro-pop ditty ”Fireflies.” On An Airplane Carried Me to Bed he uses more acoustic guitar than keyboard, but the wide-eyed sentiment of these dreamy lost-love songs (which he actually wrote before starting Owl City) is tweenpleasingly familiar. ”Like a butterfly I floated by,” Young sings on ”Brielle,” ”And now I?m alone.” Boo-hoo, meet ka-ching. B

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