Editors’ Notes Plaintive pianos aside, Keane’s sound has as much in common with the mournful British synth-pop duos of the ’80s as it does fellow piano-led indie rockers like Coldplay. Their best songs—“This Is the Last Time,” “Bend & Break”—start quietly with a soft, introspective verse, in which Tim Rice-Oxley’s stately piano acts as a melancholy foil to Tom Chaplin’s worried tenor. When it all blossoms into an ecstatic, sky-bound chorus, it’s as if the sun has come out, rewarding doubt with blessed relief.

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Somewhere Only We Know
1
3:56
 
This Is the Last Time
2
3:27
 
Bend & Break
3
3:40
 
We Might As Well Be Strangers
4
3:12
 
Everybody's Changing
5
3:35
 
Your Eyes Open
6
3:21
 
She Has No Time
7
5:45
 
Can't Stop Now
8
3:37
 
Sunshine
9
4:11
 
Untitled 1
10
5:36
 
Bedshaped
11
4:35
 

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