Feel Good Song: This Too Shall Pass by OK Go

Ok Go's "This Too Shall Pass" is all about the drums, which thud, thunder, grind, and bang there way through the song. The track works as a pep talk about shedding despair because the rhythm section gives the listener a feeling of barreling forward--marching into a brighter tomorrow to the fuzzy boom of messy, spirited percussion. The drums also make the bridge all the more powerful because they drop out to clear space for a clunky piano and a hymn-style sing-along of the title phrase. As the looped vocal of the band singing "this too shall pass" builds, the drums return even louder than before. This ending for the song is nothing short of exquisitely joyful.

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