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* LocationSong: "Kyoto" references the first time that Phoebe went to Japan.

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* LocationSong: LocationSong:
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"Kyoto" references the first time that Phoebe went to Japan.Japan.
** Played with in "I Know The End", implying that touring the world makes everything look the same.
-->''Somewhere in Germany, but I can't place it\\
Man, I hate this part of Texas''





Phoebe Lucille Bridgers (born August 17, 1994) is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, California. Known for making both indie folk and indie rock music, she has to date released two solo albums, ''Stranger in the Alps'' and ''Punisher''. In addition to her solo work, she has released two self-titled side-projects: an EP with Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus under ''boygenius'', and an album with Music/ConorOberst under the ''Better Oblivion Community Center'' name.

Not to be confused with Creator/PhoebeWallerBridge. Who, to confuse matters further, directed one of Bridgers' music Videos...

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Phoebe Lucille Bridgers (born August 17, 1994) is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, California. Known for making both indie folk and indie rock music, she has to date released two solo albums, ''Stranger in the Alps'' and ''Punisher''. In addition to her solo work, she has released two self-titled side-projects: an EP with Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus under ''boygenius'', the supergroup name [[AllLowercaseLetters boygenius]], and an album with Music/ConorOberst under the ''Better name Better Oblivion Community Center'' name.

Center.

Not to be confused with Creator/PhoebeWallerBridge. Who, Creator/PhoebeWallerBridge -- who, to confuse matters further, directed one of Bridgers' music Videos...
videos.



** ''boygenius'' (2018) (EP, with Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus)

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** * ''boygenius'' (2018) (EP, with Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus)


* TextlessAlbumCover: ''Punisher''

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* TextlessAlbumCover: ''Punisher''''Punisher''
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->''"No, I'm not afraid to disappear''\\
''The billboard said, "The end is near"''\\
''I turned around, there was nothing there''\\
''Yeah, I guess the end is here."''
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* BookEnds: On ''Punisher'', the melody for the outro of the final track "I Know the End" is reminiscent of the melody of the first track on it, "DVD Menu", bringing the album full circle.

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* BookEnds: On ''Punisher'', the melody for the outro of the final track "I Know the End" is reminiscent of the melody of the first track on it, "DVD Menu", bringing the album full circle. In addition, on ''Stranger in the Alps'', the opening track is "Smoke Signals", and the closing track is "Smoke Signals (Reprise)" which is a short ~30 second track of Phoebe humming over the melody to "Smoke Signals."

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* DisposingOfABody: Implied in "Garden Song", where she suspiciously plants a garden after her skinhead neighbor goes missing, implying she killed him.


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* EroticDream: "Garden Song" describes a weird dream that turns sexy at the end, though the speaker wakes up before the sex completes.


** "Motion Sickness" serves as one to Music/RyanAdams, who she was in an abusive relationship with.

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** "Motion Sickness" serves as one to Music/RyanAdams, who she was abused her while they were in an abusive relationship with.a relationship.


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* PerishingAltRockVoice: She uses this in many of her songs, though less so in the more uptempo tracks (and, of course, this trope is entirely absent from that CarefulWithThatAxe closing section to "I Know the End").

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* AlasPoorVillain: Her cover song "You Missed My Heart" deals with a double murderer painted in a sympathetic light.


Phoebe Lucille Bridgers (born August 17, 1994) is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, California. Known for making both indie folk and indie rock music, she has to date released two solo albums, ''Stranger in the Alps'' and ''Punisher''. In addition to her solo work, she has released two self-titled side-projects: an EP with Creator/JulienBaker and Lucy Dacus under ''boygenius'', and an album with Music/ConorOberst under the ''Better Oblivion Community Center'' name.

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Phoebe Lucille Bridgers (born August 17, 1994) is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, California. Known for making both indie folk and indie rock music, she has to date released two solo albums, ''Stranger in the Alps'' and ''Punisher''. In addition to her solo work, she has released two self-titled side-projects: an EP with Creator/JulienBaker Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus under ''boygenius'', and an album with Music/ConorOberst under the ''Better Oblivion Community Center'' name.



** ''boygenius'' (2018) (EP, with Creator/JulienBaker and Lucy Dacus)

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** ''boygenius'' (2018) (EP, with Creator/JulienBaker Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus)



* CarefulWithThatAxe: "I Know the End" end with Phoebe and a [[AllStarCast choir of voices]] including herself, Music/ConorOberst and Creator/JulienBaker yelling during the final minute of the song.

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* CarefulWithThatAxe: "I Know the End" end with Phoebe and a [[AllStarCast choir of voices]] including herself, Music/ConorOberst and Creator/JulienBaker Julien Baker yelling during the final minute of the song.



* {{Supergroup}}: boygenius (with Creator/JulienBaker and Lucy Dacus), and Better Oblivion Community Center. (with Music/ConorOberst)

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* {{Supergroup}}: boygenius (with Creator/JulienBaker Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus), and Better Oblivion Community Center. (with Music/ConorOberst)


Not to be confused with Creator/PhoebeWallerBridge.

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Not to be confused with Creator/PhoebeWallerBridge.
Creator/PhoebeWallerBridge. Who, to confuse matters further, directed one of Bridgers' music Videos...


* LondonEnglandSyndrome: Played with in "I Know the End" which starts with Phoebe talking about some place in ''Germany'' while the second line lets the listener know that this was about [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Germany,_Texas Germany, Texas]].

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* RockersSmashGuitars: Smashed her guitar at the end of her performance of "I Know The End" on ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'', generating a surprising amount of controversy.

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* SittingSexyOnAPiano: She does [[https://youtu.be/H9KYQ_tnTtc this]] at the beginning of her live performance for "Late Night with Seth Meyers".

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* LondonEnglandSyndrome: Played with in "I Know the End" which starts with Phoebe talking about some place in ''Germany'' while the second line lets the listener know that this was about [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Germany,_Texas Germany, Texas]].


* CelebritySong: While never mentioned in the actual lyrics, she has stated that she wrote the song "Punisher" as a tribute to Music/ElliottSmith, someone she has cited as a major inspiration. Similarly, "Chelsea" is written from the point-of-view of Nancy Spungen, reflecting on her toxic relationship (and possible murder) with Music/SidVicious; the title of the song coming from the Chelsea Hotel where she died.

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While never mentioned in the actual lyrics, she has stated that she wrote the song "Punisher" as a tribute to Music/ElliottSmith, someone she has cited as a major inspiration. inspiration.
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Similarly, "Chelsea" is written from the point-of-view of Nancy Spungen, reflecting on her toxic relationship (and possible murder) with Music/SidVicious; the title of the song coming from the Chelsea Hotel where she died.


* CelebritySong: While never mentioned in the actual lyrics, she has stated that she wrote the song "Punisher" as a tribute to Music/ElliottSmith, someone she has cited as a major inspiration.

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* CelebritySong: While never mentioned in the actual lyrics, she has stated that she wrote the song "Punisher" as a tribute to Music/ElliottSmith, someone she has cited as a major inspiration. Similarly, "Chelsea" is written from the point-of-view of Nancy Spungen, reflecting on her toxic relationship (and possible murder) with Music/SidVicious; the title of the song coming from the Chelsea Hotel where she died.

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