When a band is forced to play a song in a lower
key than it was originally recorded
due to the singer's inability
to reach the original
key without making a mistake. It can apply to any band, whether they play original
songs or covers. Named after
ZP Theart, former lead singer of DragonForce, who made the band tune down between
half a step and a full step because he had trouble singing the songs how they were originally made. This
is not a necessarily negative thing as some songs are made interesting when in a lower
Me: Dude, you're downtuning the song
2 and a half
Abe: Yep, what's wrong with that?
Me: Nothing at all... (walks away and does
a facepalm) *whisper* darn Theart Syndrome...