The Meaning Behind The Song: No Point Pretending (Song For Tour) by NOAHFINNCE & Bears in Trees
As a music enthusiast, I am always on the lookout for songs that resonate with me on a deeper level. One such song that has recently caught my attention is “No Point Pretending (Song For Tour)” by NOAHFINNCE and Bears in Trees. I first heard this song on a lazy afternoon, as I stumbled upon it while exploring new music at a friend’s house. Little did I know that this song would leave a lasting impact on me.
A Perfect Blend of Sounds
“No Point Pretending” is a collaboration between NOAHFINNCE and “dirtbag boyband” Bears in Trees. Both artists brought their unique styles to the table, creating a track that is a great mix of both their sounds. The song seamlessly blends elements of rock, folk-punk, indie, and pop-punk, resulting in a captivating and energetic composition.
A Song for the Tour
Interestingly, “No Point Pretending (Song For Tour)” was written ahead of NOAHFINNCE’s 2023 US tour. It serves as a live performance anthem for the tour, symbolizing the excitement, nerves, and bittersweet emotions that come with the experience of being on stage. The collaboration between NOAHFINNCE and Bears in Trees highlights the camaraderie among artists and their shared love for creating music.
A Chaotic Journey
The cover art for the single features a trolley, which acts as a visual representation of the chaotic and unpredictable nature of the song. The music video, teased by NOAHFINNCE, further emphasizes this chaos, promising an enthralling and unconventional visual experience. Bears in Trees are known for their wild and unusual music videos, often created with a do-it-yourself spirit, adding to the overall charm of the song.
Lyrics That Resonate
Upon delving deeper into the lyrics of “No Point Pretending,” I found myself connecting with the emotional depth within the words. The song navigates themes of confusion, yearning, and a desperate desire for change. Lines like “No point pretending things are ever gonna change” and “Count down the years that we’re wasting” highlight the frustration and longing for transformation.
A Collaborative Effort
The songwriting credits for “No Point Pretending” include NOAHFINNCE, Callum Litchfield, George Berry, Iain Gillespie, Nick Peters, and Stefan Abingdon. The production by Stefan Abingdon perfectly captures the essence of the song, allowing the musicians’ talents to shine through. The vocals by NOAHFINNCE, Callum Litchfield, and Iain Gillespie add layers of emotion and intensity to the track.
As I continue to listen to “No Point Pretending (Song For Tour),” it reminds me of the power of music to evoke emotions and create connections. This song has become a soundtrack to my own journey, a reminder to embrace the uncertainties and fears that come with stepping into the unknown. It showcases the strength that can be found in vulnerability and the importance of chasing our dreams, even if it means leaving our comfort zones behind.
Released on March 17, 2023, “No Point Pretending” is a song that holds a special place in the hearts of both NOAHFINNCE and Bears in Trees. Its universal themes and captivating sound make it an anthem for anyone who has ever yearned for change and faced the fear of the unknown.
Tags: Rock, Folk Punk, Indie, Indie Rock, Pop-Punk, British Rock, UK