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Learning To Fly

Features of This Track

basic rock song structures
a subtle use of vocal harmony
call and answer vocal harmony (Antiphony)
repetitive melodic phrasing
extensive vamping
major key tonality
a vocal-centric aesthetic
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
an electric guitar solo
a distinctive male lead vocal
slide guitars
acoustic rhythm guitars

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as we all have a voice I was told this song was about kicking a nasty habit. ...Heroin... listen to it ... makes sense to me ... no haters please...
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A great song.
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My favorite song from tom petty is probably running down a dream
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Love the new pandora !
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Tom make u think on life
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Wow. Tom Petty must need a lot of weed to feel like he's flying.
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Good song.im going to trip.n fly out the damn door! I hope I stay inside my damn house .feeling it now.
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Good song.who has a parachute?
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spillsoup
Agreed. Jet pack.
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allisonheydl a u f
I believe it's a metaphor-tyl o r k r u g e r
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He must have a jet pack because a plane and a helicopter have wings
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Perfect song
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Awesome song
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love it
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This song gets me through hard times.
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It's Not Easy To Be Me
Music lover Pam Gooch
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How do people not petty is beyond me
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LIKE AN EAGLE>>THEY FLY ABOVE THE STORMS>>
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Love Petty
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scott.harril l
This song is about angels
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Petty is the best
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Is this song about drugs?
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Great song when flying at 35,000 ft
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Tom petty in concert on a warm summer night at jones beach with friends, good times
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Easily one of the Top 50 songs ever written.
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Coming down IS the hardest thing especially without wings.
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Follow me and I'll follow back
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Me gusta
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My favorite TP song!
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tjarrell15
fantastic ditty
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Le Arny 2 y / (4)FLy
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I hope it doesn't require a running start....... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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isabela_9569
Tom Petty is amazing! Good lyrics and good times...
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Baby bird landing!!!! this is
birth!!!! Taking the envirorment in!!!! Just like leaving mom and dad!!!!
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j.p.l.1
What a song , learning to fly to me is when I met my first chic and fell in love.

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