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Newswire: Shana Falana pens an adolescent anthem full of catchy hooks and joy

Anthemic songs should swing for the fences. Big, churning chords, massive drums, and sing-along choruses are the bread and butter of these tracks, and playing to the cheap seats is an essential aim, as everyone from Bruce Springsteen to Coldplay can tell you. The best ones tend to connect with you when you’re still young, which helps explain why some many of them emphasize the damn-the-torpedos exuberance of youth.
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