As the song revolves around a story of a man, the music and vocals follow certain style which is a narrative style. The track opens with tuneful guitar melodies with active drum beats. The vocals follow clean style with a narrative performance to tell the story, the vocals are backed by very clear Basslines. In the background, you can recognize a few drum breakdowns just to give the track some progressive power. In general, the style of “Non- Essential Johnny” is influenced by the classic songs that revolve around individual stories so you can catch some classic heat within the riffs.