3 pages | PDF | 839.3 KBMurder in the City by The Avett Brothers is an upbeat track composed by brothers Scott and Timothy Avett. The track is written in a major key of E♭ and a minor key of C, with 39 measures in total. It is a toe-tapping, soulful tune with powerful lyrics that tell a story of loss and redemption. The song is driven by robust acoustic guitar and is accompanied by an energetic beat with harmonic backing vocals to add texture. The melody is catchy and joyful throughout, creating an emotional atmosphere that is sure to stay with you long after the song ends. The Avett Brothers have created a true classic with Murder in the City – a track that is sure to become a timeless favorite.