History Music / TheFray

30th Jul '17 12:45:28 PM bt8257
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The Fray is a Denver-based rock group best known for their singles "Over My Head (Cable Car)", "How To Save A Life", and their piano-rock style of music.

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The Fray is a Denver-based rock group best known for their singles "Over My Head (Cable Car)", "How To to Save A a Life", and their piano-rock style of music.



* AngstySurvivingTwin: The main character of "Run For Your Life" is one.

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* AngstySurvivingTwin: The main character of "Run For for Your Life" is one.



** "How To Save A Life" has someone else going over this.
** "Run For Your Life" is about a girl with a dead twin sister and trying to keep her from crossing it.

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** "How To to Save A a Life" has someone else going over this.
** "Run For for Your Life" is about a girl with a dead twin sister and trying to keep her from crossing it.



* DrivenToSuicide: It appears that "How To Save a Life" is a song about someone who was driven to killing themselves.
* GriefSong: "How To Save A Life" is about being unable to save someone from themselves, though it's officially open to interpretation.

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* DrivenToSuicide: It appears that "How To to Save a Life" is a song about someone who was driven to killing themselves.
* GriefSong: "How To to Save A a Life" is about being unable to save someone from themselves, though it's officially open to interpretation.



** Perhaps to clearly demonstrate the trope, the word "shit" appears in the opening track "Hold My Hand," just within three minutes to begin their "Helios" album.

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** Perhaps to clearly demonstrate the trope, the word "shit" appears in the opening track "Hold My Hand," Hand", just within three minutes to begin their "Helios" album.



* SillyRabbitIdealismIsForKids: "Trust Me" plays around with this; the speaker seems sad that the addressee will understand "when you're older," but equally despairing at the idea that they never might.

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* SillyRabbitIdealismIsForKids: "Trust Me" plays around with this; the speaker seems sad that the addressee will understand "when you're older," older", but equally despairing at the idea that they never might.



* TalkingDownTheSuicidal: "How to Save a Life" is about attempting and failing to do this.

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* TalkingDownTheSuicidal: "How to Save a Life" is about attempting attempting, and failing failing, to do this.



* WhyCouldntYouBeDifferent: "Enough For Now" is about a man who wanted a son to inherit his name, [[InadequateInheritor but had a daughter instead]]. The lyrics suggest that it's about the grandfather of a band member.

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* WhyCouldntYouBeDifferent: "Enough For for Now" is about a man who wanted a son to inherit his name, [[InadequateInheritor but had a daughter instead]]. The lyrics suggest that it's about the grandfather of a band member.
6th Jul '17 6:07:04 PM The_Glorious_SOB
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** Perhaps to clearly demonstrate the trope, the word "shit" appears in the opening track "Hold My Hand," just within three minutes of their "Helios" album.

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** Perhaps to clearly demonstrate the trope, the word "shit" appears in the opening track "Hold My Hand," just within three minutes of to begin their "Helios" album.
6th Jul '17 6:04:54 PM The_Glorious_SOB
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* DisappearedDad: The father in "Enough for now", who "left my mother's mother without so much as a kiss", and while it's unclear exactly what happened the first verse says he's "no longer with us" and later lyrics suggest he's dead.

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* DisappearedDad: The father in "Enough for now", Now", who "left my mother's mother without so much as a kiss", and while it's unclear exactly what happened the first verse says he's "no longer with us" and later lyrics suggest he's dead.


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** Perhaps to clearly demonstrate the trope, the word "shit" appears in the opening track "Hold My Hand," just within three minutes of their "Helios" album.
17th Jun '17 1:52:40 PM nombretomado
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* BerlinWall:
** Referenced in "Hundred"
** More obvious in "1961", where it's used as a metaphor for walls we build up to not let people in.
20th Nov '16 4:38:40 PM Exxolon
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20th Nov '16 4:38:30 PM Exxolon
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20th Nov '16 4:38:06 PM Exxolon
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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/the_fray.jpg]]
->''Everyone knows I'm in over my head, over my head,\\
With eight seconds left in overtime,\\
she's on your mind she's on your mind.''
-->"Over My Head (Cable Car)"
4th Jun '16 6:56:22 PM gewunomox
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* NeverTrustATitle: "Happiness" is nothing like it sounds. It's an extremely sad song that puts some of {{U2}}'s [[DownerEnding album closers]] to shame.

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* NeverTrustATitle: "Happiness" is nothing like it sounds. It's an extremely sad song that puts some of {{U2}}'s Music/{{U2}}'s [[DownerEnding album closers]] to shame.
14th May '16 12:10:01 PM Silverblade2
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* WhatTheHellIsThatAccent: Isaac. Naturally leading to the occasional:
** {{Mondegreen}}

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* WhatTheHellIsThatAccent: Isaac. Naturally leading to the occasional:
** {{Mondegreen}}
occasional {{Mondegreen}}.
8th Mar '16 6:11:27 PM SnowLeopard84
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* TalkingDownTheSuicidal: "How to Save a Life" is about attempting and failing to do this.
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