Raining Blood by Slayer Chords and Melody

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Chord And Melody Metrics For Raining Blood

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Chord Complexity

66

Melodic Complexity

88

Chord-Melody Tension

94

Chord Progression Novelty

94

Chord Bass Melody

98

In terms of chords and melody, Raining Blood is significantly more complex than the typical song, having above average scores in Chord Complexity, Melodic Complexity, Chord-Melody Tension, Chord Progression Novelty and Chord-Bass Melody.

About The Key Of D♯ Phrygian

Raining Blood is written in the key of D♯ Phrygian. According to the Theorytab database, it is the 5th most popular key among Phrygian keys and the 56th most popular among all keys. The D♯ Phrygian scale is similar to the D♯ Minor scale except that its 2nd note (E) is a half step lower. Chord progressions in Phrygian often rely on the major chord built off of this 2nd scale degree (E major) which gives the key its distinctive sound. See the D♯ Phrygian Cheat Sheet for popular chords, chord progressions, downloadable midi files and more!

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