When You're near Me

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"When You're near Me"
When You're near Me cover
Cover art for Alone IV
Demo by Rivers Cuomo
Recorded March 1993
Length 0:30
Writer(s) Rivers Cuomo
RC# 152
COR# 46
Producer(s) Rivers Cuomo
Status Demo Circulating
Rivers Cuomo song chronology
"Comin' Home (Left My Broken Heart in Carolina)"
(RC# 151)
"When You're Near Me"
(RC# 152)
"Jamie"
(RC# 153)

"When You're near Me" is a demo by Rivers Cuomo, recorded in 1993.

Appearances

Overview

"When You're near Me" is a short, acapella song with doo-wop-style vocalizations. Rivers Cuomo recorded the song in March of 1993.[1] Though the song was unheard in full by fans for many years, the first three seconds were tacked onto the end of the MP3 of "Comin' Home (Left My Broken Heart in Carolina)", released online in 2002. The full version was released as part of Alone IV: The Blue-Pinkerton Years in November of 2020.

Known recordings

Performer(s) Title Filename Date of recording Recording location Length Appeared on Notes
Rivers Cuomo Comin' Home (Left My Broken Heart in Carolina)
  • RC-1993-Comin_Home.mp3
  • 20 Comin' Home (Left My Broken Heart.mp3
February 1993 2:39 Ends with first three seconds of "21 When You're Near Me.mp3"
Rivers Cuomo When You're near Me 21 When You're Near Me.mp3 March 1993[1] 0:30 Alone IV: The Blue-Pinkerton Years
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Lyrics

When you're near me, my baby
It always drives me crazy
When you're near me, my darling
It burns me up inside

When you're near me, my baby
It always drives me crazy
When you're near me, my baby
It burns me up inside

See also