There should be name for sad, anthemic music. You know, the type of song that simultaneously shakes your bones while making you long for your safety blankie. Were going to go ahead and take the lead by coining them sadthemic. Some sadthem songs include Ryan Adams So Alive, Kings of Leons Use Somebody and now Oliver Trolleys Moment Goes.
In this episode of A Trolley Show, the San Diego band performs a frills-free version of a song that loses no potency in its unplugged form. The three-quarter time signature makes for a natural, perpetual build that never seems to peak. And if the ferocity with which the percussionist attacks the egg shaker doesnt give you chills, we dont know what will.