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no, not a subjective, shit-flinging "debate" about what is and isn't music in your opinion. I want to know what songs the pit thinks tell it like it is, songs that capture a way of life or an emotion that gets to you.

a few for me are:

Language of Violence - The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy
stupid link : If I Wasn't - Woodie

*prepares for imminent death of thread*

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Tandem by Protest the Hero. It's just ****ing sad.
When you saw me sleeping
thought I was dreaming
of you...

I didn't tell you
That the only dream
Is Valium for me
I agree, Michael Franti is better in this.


edit: nvm, I thought of one. What I Got by Sublime
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Every time I hear this, it makes me want to gather my friends and defeat the evil tyrant threatening to destroy my world.
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Tandem by Protest the Hero. It's just ****ing sad.

Beat me to it!

However I feel the whole album 'With Love' by Craig Owens is a very good at expressing emotions
You belong in a museum.

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The whole Brave Murder Day album by Katatonia. Seriously.
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On the come up we were listening to Grateful Dead and the music started passing through my bowel and out my arsehole as this violet stream of light. I shat music. It was beautiful.
Sublime's "What I Got" seems to fit here.
If 4 more people tell me to go back to writing The Vanishing Point, I will.

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Nice pick. I love Waylon's solo version. I think Waylon Jennings-Drinking and Dreaming is a solid pick for this thread as well.

I agree, although i think that clip has some really good singing by Keith in it which makes it for me.
Miranda by Slowdive
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yes, babies tend to become a blue gooey liquid when kept inside a plastic bottle in the dark for a year.
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Save tonight - buck cherrie

Eagle Eye Cherry?
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Tandem by Protest the Hero. It's just ****ing sad.
I've had this song stuck in my head all day.

"My intentions are not to expose.
The depths of her trouble aren't mine to disclose,
But like evening rain on the petal of a rose
It drips down to the earth and begins to compose."

One of my favourite lyric excerpts ever now. Scurrilous took a while to grow on me, but now it's easily one of my favourite albums of 2009 onward.
A big one for me is Kanye West... *embraces jeers*.

I can really identify with his College Dropout album, there were just so many relatable themes (for me at least). From the inevitable 9-5 grind that we all go through to our dreams of greatness as well as our overindulgence as a country largely stemming from self consciousness. The album even touches on losing loved ones as well as the pressure from our society to go through with school by any means.
666 BRO
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