The Mercy Seat by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds Chords and Melody

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Chord And Melody Metrics For The Mercy Seat

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Chord Complexity

79

Melodic Complexity

12

Chord-Melody Tension

16

Chord Progression Novelty

61

Chord Bass Melody

22

The Mercy Seat has higher complexity than the average song in terms Chord Complexity.

About The Key Of E Minor

The Mercy Seat is written in the key of E Minor. According to the Theorytab database, it is the 3rd most popular key among Minor keys and the 8th most popular among all keys. Minor keys, along with major keys, are a common choice for popular music. The three most important chords, built off the 1st, 4th and 5th scale degrees are all minor chords (E minor, A minor, and B minor). See the E Minor Cheat Sheet for popular chords, chord progressions, downloadable midi files and more!

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