Riff: Tegan and Sara – “Now I’m All Messed Up”

Jan 29, 2013

Sick inside wondering who/Whose life you’re making worthwhile

from Now I'm All Messed Up lyrics by Tegan and Sara

Part tender torch song, part dubstep-lite power ballad, the schizophrenic sound of the album’s premier breakup anthem is in keeping with the track’s push-pull sentiment as the duo implore their cheating other halves to put them out of their misery, only to then unashamedly beg them to stay.

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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