Most melancholy song Page 2

  • Page

    of 4 First / Last

  • WillyWanka 10 Sep 2009 17:25:55 802 posts
    Seen 6 days ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    Asleep - the Smiths

    or

    Eternal - Joy Division.

    I'm surprised no one else has mentioned a Morrissey or Ian Curtis song yet.
  • WillyWanka 10 Sep 2009 17:25:57 802 posts
    Seen 6 days ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    Post deleted
  • Ged42 10 Sep 2009 19:30:39 7,812 posts
    Seen 45 minutes ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    Eleanor Rigby by The Beatles

    More Than a Feeling by Boston

    Another Man's Cause by The Levellers



    The Defcon music

    Most of the Silent Hill 2 soundtrack
  • caligari 10 Sep 2009 19:46:48 17,194 posts
    Seen 5 days ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    WillyWanka wrote:

    Eternal - Joy Division.


    Winner.
  • RetardStrong 10 Sep 2009 20:22:59 3,229 posts
    Seen 1 month ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    Ged42 wrote:
    Eleanor Rigby by The Beatles

    More Than a Feeling by Boston

    Another Man's Cause by The Levellers



    The Defcon music

    Most of the Silent Hill 2 soundtrack

    Indeed
  • Tonka 9 Jul 2013 12:29:36 21,360 posts
    Seen 8 minutes ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Oh Christ. I'm listening to Last night in Brixton by Groove Armada and it makes me want to be 23 again

    If you can read this you really need to fiddle with your forum settings.

  • LeoliansBro 9 Jul 2013 12:32:18 44,961 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Lua by Bright Eyes.

    There's a flask inside my pocket, we can share it on the train.
    And if you promise to stay conscious I will try and do the same.
    Well we might die from medication, but we sure killed all the pain.
    What was normal in the evening by the morning seems insane.

    Edited by LeoliansBro at 12:33:17 09-07-2013

    LB, you really are a massive geek.

  • quadfather 9 Jul 2013 12:33:18 13,414 posts
    Seen 9 minutes ago
    Registered 4 years ago
    spudsbuckley wrote:
    The Johnny Cash version of 'Hurt'.
    Definitely this.

    Also, On a slow fuse, by Furniture

    psn quaddy456, Dark Souls tips

  • GuiltySpark 9 Jul 2013 12:42:18 6,468 posts
    Seen 14 minutes ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    kalel wrote:
    Roads - Portishead.

    It's suicide inducing.
    Got to agree here. Excellent song too.

    Porcupine Tree - Heartattack in a Layby also. Listening to the end of that song through surround sound is amazing.

    Get bent.

  • Deleted user 9 July 2013 12:59:59
    Opened thread to post "Roads"...
  • Deleted user 9 July 2013 13:12:53
    Ged42 wrote:
    Eleanor Rigby by The Beatles

    More Than a Feeling by Boston

    Another Man's Cause by The Levellers

    Second one, just no.

    The other two, maybe, but not really. They're sad, but I wouldn't say they're really gloomy. They're both quite rousing and anthemic to be honest.
  • Deleted user 9 July 2013 13:13:23
    But then you did say that years ago so I'm not really expecting a response.
  • Khanivor 9 Jul 2013 13:15:45 41,286 posts
    Seen 10 hours ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    REM - Evetybody Hurts. Although 'end of the world' is in a similar vein to 1979.

    Nick Cave - Wild Rose, (to make a sexy choice)

    Lamb - Gabriel
  • Trafford 9 Jul 2013 14:03:39 5,975 posts
    Seen 22 hours ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    Man of the World-Fleetwood Mac.
    Gorgeous guitar solo as well.
  • Danbojones 9 Jul 2013 14:29:42 419 posts
    Seen 1 week ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Soul by Songs: Ohia http://youtu.be/w_RwT-uIOZE

    Edited by Danbojones at 14:29:59 09-07-2013
  • TheBlackDog 9 Jul 2013 14:33:45 426 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 2 years ago
    Half the stuff off Beth Gibbons solo albbum 'Out of Season' is very melancholic - cracking album too.

    Half the stuff being mentioned is hardly melancholic - whats with "Wild is the Wind" (excellent track by the way) ? Would strongly agree with the Sparklehorse mention though.

    Maybe I'm splitting hairs but a lot of the stuff that people are calling melancholic is in fact just plain dark or depressing. Isn't there a difference ?
  • nickthegun 9 Jul 2013 14:36:57 61,348 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    Medication By Spiritualized - a song about sitting around and doing nothing but heroin and realising you are wasting your life.

    ---------------------------------------------------------
    My man gives real loving that's why I call him Killer
    He's not a wham-bam-thank-you-ma'am, he's a thriller

  • nickthegun 9 Jul 2013 14:39:20 61,348 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    Or indeed anything off that album as all of the songs are about being a smackhead at his lowest ebb.

    ---------------------------------------------------------
    My man gives real loving that's why I call him Killer
    He's not a wham-bam-thank-you-ma'am, he's a thriller

  • Load_2.0 9 Jul 2013 14:40:57 19,673 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    I am more of a Tom Petty man.
  • Murbs 9 Jul 2013 14:41:47 22,591 posts
    Seen 18 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
  • Armoured_Bear 9 Jul 2013 14:53:45 11,930 posts
    Seen 23 hours ago
    Registered 3 years ago

    XBL : ecosse011172
    PSN : ecosse_011172
    NNID : armoured_bear

  • Trafford 9 Jul 2013 15:10:49 5,975 posts
    Seen 22 hours ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    You can't beat Erik Satie.
    Best listened to whilst look at images of World War 1.
  • UncleLou Moderator 9 Jul 2013 15:49:26 35,855 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    Danbojones wrote:
    Soul by Songs: Ohia http://youtu.be/w_RwT-uIOZE
    Molina. :'-(
  • boo 9 Jul 2013 16:11:08 11,943 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Mining For Gold - Cowboy Junkies
    Weightless Again - The Handsome Family
    Everybody Knows - Leonard Cohen (and many others)
    Sacrifice, from the final episode of Buffy, Season 5. Gets me every time.

    Edited by boo at 16:11:56 09-07-2013

    Just Another Lego Blog

  • Page

    of 4 First / Last

Log in or register to reply