Analysis Of Car Radio

analytical Essay
735 words
735 words

“Car Radio” performed by Twenty One Pilots, is the song I have chosen to break down and explain why it relates to me in my life. It was around one to two years ago late at night when I discovered the song. I was in my room using the app called “Spotify” that plays random music based off an artist or song of your choosing. I was hanging in my room playing video games and surfing the internet when the song came on. Every word I heard I could easily relate them to my life. The song was released on “Youtube” April 19, 2013, but it was released as a single on March 18, 2014. “Car Radio” was written and recorded as Twenty One Pilots’ second and third studio album. The song “Car Radio” has thousands of different explanations from thousands of different people. I took the time to create my own that easily connects with my reality. The main idea of the song is to somehow figure out how to regain happiness. Twenty One Pilots’ say, “I ponder of something great,” I think this is saying that I have an idea of my happiness. “I have these thoughts, so often I ought/To replace that slot with what I once bought/‘Cause somebody stole my car radio/And now I just sit in …show more content…

In this essay, the author

  • Narrates how they discovered "car radio" when they were in their room using the app called "spotify" that plays random music based off an artist or song of their choosing.
  • Analyzes how the song "car radio" has thousands of different explanations from people. the main idea is to somehow figure out how to regain happiness.
  • Analyzes how joseph's "silence" in "sometimes quiet is violent" is negative, giving room for negative thoughts and ideas to become a reality. he should replace depression with hopefulness and joy.
  • Opines that "car radio" resonates with them, as they struggle with anxiety and depression. relationships are a big trigger for them.
  • Narrates how they regained their happiness by talking to their friends and family. their boyfriend, josh, helped them realize that they are worth it and an extraordinary person.

I personally struggle with anxiety and I go into states of depression from time to time. Relationships are a big trigger for me. My last relationship was the worst, now that I have gotten over it I came to realize that my last boyfriend was emotionally abusive. Similar to this song, “Car Radio,” my car radio was stolen, my happiness was taken from me. At my worst I find it hard to fall asleep. When it is silent and I am alone in my room my mind goes crazy with damaging thoughts. I lie down in my bed worrying about how I am as a person, if I am going to succeed in life or fail. When I do find myself in these situations I fix it by talking with friends or listening to music. I strive to find a distraction so that I can help

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