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09-21-2007, 07:24 AM
Nick Cave - Your Funeral ... My Trial,
Nick Cave - Sad Waters
Nick Cave - Mercy Seat
Nick Cave ... almost everything from early years
09-23-2007, 09:45 PM
The Star-Spangled Banner (if you're British)
09-25-2007, 08:06 PM
I can't believe no one has said, nothing else matters by Metallica.
Or maybe they did, but I don't wanna scroll through 13 pages.
09-25-2007, 11:26 PM
this is a bloody long thread so i've only read the last couple of pages but i noticed there is no elliot smith or nick drake!! two of the most haunting singer/songwriters of the last 40 years. If you haven't heard of either i suggest you go on youtube now. Just depressing as it is beautiful... probably because i know i will never be that talented.
Practically anything by these guys should be at the top of your list
Last edited by iainmac; 09-25-2007 at 11:29 PM.
09-25-2007, 11:52 PM
If you speak French: Jacques Brel songs like Les Vieux, Jef, Ne me quite pas, Au suivant, chez ces gens-lŕ and most anything else he wrote.
09-26-2007, 05:08 AM
[QUOTE=Wintermute]I can't believe no one has said, nothing else matters by Metallica.[QUOTE]
Lyrics are actually happy/uplifting ....
09-26-2007, 11:16 AM
Hmm... I hadn't heard it for a long time.
12-06-2007, 02:20 PM
Let metal flow
This is the Nr. 1.......... cant be more sad.....
Zigeunerweisen op. 20 - sarasate
played by izthak perlman
check it out and cry....
12-06-2007, 10:11 PM
Death! Where the hell have you been? I thought we would meet at the Marty Friedman concert and you weren't there. I wondered if you're dead because I didn't get a message? Well, I'd be curious to know what happened
anyway, the concert was awesome, got to shake his hand, chat a bit and got my t-shirt signed.
12-10-2007, 10:39 AM
Let metal flow
I wrote u a short message. Sry
12-31-2007, 12:40 AM
some good sad songs
hurt by johnny cash is a great song very sad, great lyrics
the arms of sorrow by killswitch engage is good
rough hands by alexisonfire
tearjerker by korn is very depressing i cried to it a couple times
nobodys home by avril lavigne
hurt by christina aguilera
better than me by hinder
dust in the wind by kansas
silence by blindside
runaway love by ludacris
broken home by pantera.. i think its depressing
broken by seether and fine again by seether
smile empty soul is an awsome band with many good depressing songs just download a bunch theyre all good
never too late by three days grace
gone forever by three days grace
hope those will help you, whenever im sad i listen to them theyre all great songs with kikass lyrics
12-31-2007, 11:28 AM
Did I say that out loud ?
Sad country songs
Do you know what you get if you play a sad country song backwards...?
You get your wife back, your dog back, your house back, your car back..
12-31-2007, 05:59 PM
Modest Mussorgsky, Bydlo (7th movement of "Pictures At An Exhibition").
Originally Posted by Chim_Chim
12-31-2007, 08:44 PM
Radiohead. Anything by Radiohead.
Also, "Evert L. Pipkin" by Man Or Astro-Man? there's a good version of it on youtube.
08-12-2008, 05:42 AM
Here's a big ol' list of some of my favorites
Road - Portishead
Glory Box - Portishead
Drive - Incubus
No Bravery - James Blunt
Mad World - Gary Jules (and Tears for Fears)
Brick - Ben Folds Five
The Freshman - Verve Pipe
Hurt - Nine Inch Nails and Johnny Cash (Cash's cover is better)
Hurt (different song) - Christina Aguilera
Everytime - Britney Spears (believe it or not)
Everybody Hurts - R.E.M.
A Man I'll Never Be - Boston
Fall of the Peacemakers - Molly Hatchet
Dust in the Wind - Kansas
Breathe Me - Sia
Yesterday - The Beatles
Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles
Maybe Tomorrow - Stereophonics
Rinse - Vanessa Carlton
Twilight - Vanessa Carlton
Teardrop - Massive Attack
This Night - Black Lab
Ice - Sarah Mclachlan
Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
Smile - Olive
Something's Always Wrong - Toad the Wet Sprocket
Gold Dust - Tori Amos
Marianne - Tori Amos
Lust - Tori Amos
City of Angels (Verdi Cries) 10,000 Maniacs
The Thing About Love - Alicia Keyes
Ordinary World - Duran Duran
Perfect Day - Duran Duran (Trainspotting Soundtrack)
While My Guitar Gently Weeps - The Beatles
Careless Whisper - Wham
California Dreamin' - The Mamas and the Papas
Brothers in Arms - Dire Straits (Joan Baez does a nice cover of this one)
Milk and Honey - Nick Drake
Now We Are Free - Hans Zimmer (Gladiator Soundtrack)
Beth - Kiss
A Thousand Kisses Deep - Leonard Cohen
Ready for Love - India Aire
Try Not to Remember - Sheryl Crow
The Pretender - Foo Fighters
It's Been Awhile - Staind
Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
There's No Way Outa Here - David Gilmour
Oasis - Don't Go Away
Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata