It's all about the context, my son.

According to Spinal Tap, D minor is the saddest of all keys, but a D minor chord can fit into a happy song, too.

I realise that keys and chords are not the same, but you get the point.
e minor - c - a min - d rofl kidding. yeah it depends, its not just the chords thatll make it sound sad
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minors give it a sadder sound, flats give it a darker sound. A minor does good, and ill agree with nigel that Dminor is a sad key.
Originally Posted by fatdanny
Also, check out Autopsy, the vocalist sounds like hes about to eat your grandmother while f
"It's in D Minor, the saddest of all keys."

*plays a piece on piano*

"That's beautiful..."

"Thank you. I call it 'Lick My Love Pump'"
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That is SOOOOOOOOOOO sig worthy! Pure awesomeness to you, sir.

C wut I did thar Fishy?

's UG
(Insert favorite note here) Minor.
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