Gatsby Theme’s name comes from the famous 1925 play by F. Scott Fitzgerald where F. Scott Fitzgerald writes ‘I have an Idea/ I don’t know if you’re going to like it’
How many themes?
Gatsby Theme has 3 pieces
A Gatsby theme consists of a 3 chord chord with the 2nd of the chord being a major 4 chord.
A Gatsby theme usually features a root progression of A,Eb,G,Bb, Cmaj7 (Root chord of the A B E Cmaj7 chord)
A Gatsby theme is repeated until the end
A Gatsby theme is often found on albums and compilations of popular songs.
Which Gatsby themes is Gatsby a fan of?
Gatsby is a big fan of the ’90s and ’00s and is the only person who ever made it past the first 8 bars
Which Gatsby themes did you write yourself?
All three of my Gatsby themes were written by myself
Some of the songs we write are not as popular as, say, ‘I Just Missed It’
What is it you’d like to see featured in a film about your life?
My life is just about to come to an end: I’m going on the road for an indefinite term
What can the world learn from your story?
Learn to make mistakes, enjoy your pastime, be yourself
Are you happy you are Gatsby now?
I’m really glad I’m Gatsby. I’ve given up on a lot of things: drinking, smoking, eating, even going to concerts
Do you like Gatsby now?
I like it, but I think I might end up hating it, when it gets old
Do you have anything you’d like to say to Gatsby?
There’s nothing you can tell him about himself that he haven’t already said himself
Would you be open to performing for his music or would you consider the music to be personal
What’s your favourite movie in the world right now?
The best movie of last year is also my favourite movie of all time
Is there anything you want to say to Gatsby or anyone in general?
Life is short, but it’s a great one! I love you!