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Bag – Christie Front Drive

It is the best Christie Front Drive song simply because it does the rising crash from soft twinkle shift in reverse. Not to say all Christie Front Drive songs sound indistinguishable along that template (in fact probably more songs are structured like Bag than otherwise), but they were known and celebrated for that twinkle/mumble into burst of guitar alternation, and this song, how it just comes at the beginning, a crescendo from nowhere, rising chords, incomprehensible lyrics rising the same – it is my favourite Chrisite Front Drive song. Bag is the most unenchanting, most commonplace name for an emo song though.

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