Since Sum 41 aren’t in high school anymore, the songwriting is a little more serious. And the sounds are a lot heavier. “What’s going on in the world plays a lot into our music, and we just got older,” frontman Deryck Whibley tells Brock Radke of the Las Vegas Mercury. “‘Still Waiting’ is exactly about what has turned into this [war], that it’s going to get a lot worse before it gets better. It’s possible we could be [political]. We just can’t write fictional songs.” Read more.