The Guns of Brixton by The Clash Chords and Melody

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Chord And Melody Metrics For The Guns of Brixton

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Chord Complexity

14

Melodic Complexity

12

Chord-Melody Tension

15

Chord Progression Novelty

65

Chord Bass Melody

0

The Guns of Brixton has higher complexity than the average song in terms Chord Progression Novelty.

About The Key Of F♯ Phrygian

The Guns of Brixton is written in the key of F♯ Phrygian. According to the Theorytab database, it is the 7th most popular key among Phrygian keys and the 60th most popular among all keys. The F♯ Phrygian scale is similar to the F♯ Minor scale except that its 2nd note (G) is a half step lower. Chord progressions in Phrygian often rely on the major chord built off of this 2nd scale degree (G major) which gives the key its distinctive sound. See the F♯ Phrygian Cheat Sheet for popular chords, chord progressions, downloadable midi files and more!

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