History TearJerker / GodspeedYouBlackEmperor

12th Apr '16 12:32:06 PM CassandraLeo
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* It’s already mentioned on the heartwarming page, but “Antennas to Heaven” has been known to move people to tears of joy, between the sounds of children playing and the highly emotional instrumental passages that follows.

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* It’s already mentioned on the heartwarming page, but “Antennas to Heaven” has been known to move people to tears of joy, between the sounds of children playing and the highly emotional instrumental passages that follows.follow.
12th Apr '16 12:31:37 PM CassandraLeo
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* It’s already mentioned on the heartwarming page, but “Antennas to Heaven” has been known to move people to tears of joy, between the sounds of children playing and the highly emotional instrumental passages that follows.
13th Mar '16 12:29:30 AM SinNanna
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** To say nothing of the song itself. The entire second half of it is just so ethereal that it can make one tear up.



* “Wanda” by another Godspeed side-project, A Silver Mt. Zion, is already somber enough... then you discover it was written in memory of Efrim Menuck’s dog.

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* “Wanda” by another Godspeed side-project, A Silver Mt. Zion, is already somber enough... then you discover it was written in memory of Efrim Menuck’s dog.dog, who died while he was away on tour.



* “Chart #3” can be very emotional.

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* “Chart #3” #3”, with its incredibly somber violin solo over which appears a sample of a preacher talking about dying and seeing the face of God, can be very emotional.extremely depressing.
16th Nov '15 10:26:34 PM CassandraLeo
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* “Chart #3” can be very emotional.
24th Mar '15 12:13:22 PM CassandraLeo
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* "I said, 'Kiss me, you're beautiful, and these are truly the last days.' You grabbed my hand and we fell into it. Like a daydream. Or a fever." from "The Dead Flag Blues" is particularly heart-wrenching. This is, arguably, the most bleak and depressing piece of music ever written. The cheery bit and the end actually makes it ''worse''.
* "They don't sleep any more on the beaches" from the intro to "Sleep". Just the man's voice alone with nostalgia for the good old days is heartbreaking.
* "Love Song for 15 Ontario" by Godspeed side-project Set Fire to Flames manages to be heartbreaking with no vocals at all.

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* "I “I said, 'Kiss ‘Kiss me, you're beautiful, and you are beautiful; these are truly the last days.' You grabbed my hand and we fell into it. Like a daydream. Or a fever." from "The “The Dead Flag Blues" Blues” is particularly heart-wrenching. This is, arguably, the most bleak and depressing piece of music ever written. The cheery bit and the end actually makes it ''worse''.
* "They don't “They don’t sleep any more on the beaches" beach” from the intro to "Sleep". “Sleep”. Just the man's man’s voice alone with nostalgia for the good old days is heartbreaking.
* "Love “Love Song for 15 Ontario" Ontario” by Godspeed side-project Set Fire to Flames manages to be heartbreaking with no vocals at all.



* "Wanda" by another Godspeed side-project, A Silver Mt. Zion, is already somber enough... then you discover it was written in memory of Efrim Menuck's dog.
* "Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven" features a beautiful build-up to a crash that feels like dawn... It can make one tear up every time.
* The end of "Storm" with the sampled speech.

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* "Wanda" “Wanda” by another Godspeed side-project, A Silver Mt. Zion, is already somber enough... then you discover it was written in memory of Efrim Menuck's Menuck’s dog.
* "Lift “Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven" Heaven” features a beautiful build-up to a crash that feels like dawn... It can make one tear up every time.
* The end of "Storm" “Storm” with the sampled speech.
8th Jun '14 8:06:26 PM CassandraLeo
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* The beginning of "Storm" with the sampled speech.

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* The beginning end of "Storm" with the sampled speech.
8th Aug '13 1:57:26 PM PaulRockson
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* "Wanda" by another Godspeed side-project, A Silver Mt. Zion, is already somber enough... until you discover it was written in memory of Efrim Menueck's dog.

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* "Wanda" by another Godspeed side-project, A Silver Mt. Zion, is already somber enough... until then you discover it was written in memory of Efrim Menueck's Menuck's dog.
5th May '13 1:26:36 PM Reduxist
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* "Wanda" by another Godspeed side-project, A Silver Mt. Zion, is already somber enough... until you discover it was written in memory of Efrim Menueck's dog.
4th Jul '12 9:25:10 AM KatyWithKestrels
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* "They don't sleep any more on the beaches" from the intro to "Sleep".

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* "They don't sleep any more on the beaches" from the intro to "Sleep". Just the man's voice alone with nostalgia for the good old days is heartbreaking.
5th Mar '12 10:42:05 AM tonagamu
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* The beginning of "Storm" with the sampled speech.
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