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Tenuousness

Features of This Track

mellow rock instrumentation
folk influences
repetitive melodic phrasing
acoustic rhythm piano
extensive vamping
major key tonality
a good dose of acoustic guitar pickin'
acoustic rhythm guitars
solo strings
prominent percussion
political lyrics
vocal harmonies

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Love everything about this song. Better yet - a GREAT SONG.
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strangejade5
god bless the rhymes in this song. seriously.
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1. Great lyrics for learning new words and history.
2. Hard as HELL to sing along to.
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One of the best songs ever. Check out Thursday by Takenobu for a similar intro.
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love me some andrew bird, one of the most amazing live shows I have ever seen, one man band wonder
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This is the kind of thing that never gets in the cars of freeway travelers everyday, no they just listen to
the tires in rotation of endless day after day
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I love when lyrics are complex. Simple words and easy rhymes just don't do it for me.

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