"Falling out of Reach" is a song by Guillemots, which appears on the band's second album, Red. It was released as the second single from their second album on 26 May 2008. It has reached #49 on the UK Singles Chart. The B-side, 'Trick Of The Light' was originally recorded for Q (magazine). The band were given the song title 'Seabirds' and 24 hours to write and record the track.
Review of the single were generally positive. Digital Spy gave the single four stars out of five, calling it "an epic, gorgeous summer tear-jerker".  Amrit Singh of Stereogum described it as a "really lovely song".Clash Music called it a "grandiose affair", and praised its "thoughtful lyrics". A slightly more critical review came from Nick Orton of Gigwise, who called the song "80s radio-friendly MOR".