I'm from Essex, and my first car was an Orange Mark 4 Ford Cortina.
the Cortina was kind of associated with Essex in the 80s/90s.
lot of my
songs recently have been about the suburbs where I grew up and
Cortinaland was a name I thought I'd use for where i came from
rather than Essex. Its
just an artisitc device and I'm pretty sure none of the songs mention