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* AccordionToMostSailors: “The Ocean” makes liberal use of the accordion.


* TheEighties: Lemon Demon's music has the general feel of '80s synthpop. Several songs on ''Spirit Phone'' are either set during the decade or reference it extensively, such as "Cabinet Man" and "Reaganomics".



* PeriodPiece: "Cabinet Man" is set during UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfVideoGames. During the bridge, the singer mentions "there's this [[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem tiny little box]] that they make in Japan, and pretty soon [[UsefulNotes/GameBoy it's gonna fit in your hand]]".

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---> ''Howie thought brass was the height of style\\
Now he's got something of a steampunk smile\\
[...]\\
Sally got a dagger hung from her septum\\
O'Malley cut his ears off, but wishes that he kept 'em\\
[...]\\
Rooney got his skull exposed, doggone it\\
Soon he's gonna get scrimshaw carved on it\\
[..]\\
Mason got Frankenstein stitches installed\\
Adjacent to her eyes cause she wants to look mauled\\
[...]\\
Johnny stuck 20 gauge nails through his feet\\
Donnie stuck 40 if only to compete\\
[...]\\
Stan tried to scarify his neck with a rope\\
His plan kinda failed, but it would've been dope''

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**Many, many, many songs.
***Mold en Mono
***Musical Chairs
***Sky Is Not Blue
***New Way Out
***Word Disassociation
***Sundial
***Flamingo Legs
***123456 Pokemon


Lemon Demon is a one-man band created by internet personality Creator/NeilCicierega, active from 2003 onwards. To date, seven albums have been released[[note]]plus a "live" album and two[=EPs=][[/note]], the first four of which are now [[http://www.lemondemon.com/Lemon%20Demon%20-%20First%20four%20albums/ available for free.]]

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Lemon Demon is a one-man band created by internet personality Creator/NeilCicierega, active from 2003 onwards. To date, seven albums have been released[[note]]plus a "live" album and two[=EPs=][[/note]], two[=EPs=], as well as four more albums that are so old nobody cares[[/note]], the first four of which are now [[http://www.lemondemon.com/Lemon%20Demon%20-%20First%20four%20albums/ available for free.]]

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*IAmNotLeonardNimoy: Parodied in "Jaws" by referring to Matt Hooper as Creator/RichardDreyfuss, who played Hooper in the [[Film/{{Jaws}} movie the song took inspiration from]]


!! Lemon Demon provides examples of:

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!! Lemon Demon provides examples of:
"I wish these tropes could take me away!":


*** "I Earn My Life," and to a lesser extent, "As Your Father I Expressly Forbid It," both songs about the same father who is incredibly hostile to his child [[spoiler: because their family is deep in debt, forcing the father to overwork and potentially contemplate suicide to get out of his burdens.]]

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*** "I Earn My Life," and to a lesser extent, "As Your Father I Expressly Forbid It," both songs about the same father who is incredibly hostile to his child [[spoiler: because their family is deep in debt, forcing the father to overwork and potentially contemplate suicide to get out of his burdens.]] A bit of the dissonance also leaks over into "Reaganomics," as in spite of the upbeat tempo and fun, goofy lyrics, [[spoiler: it's implied that "As Your Father" and "I Earn My Life" both take place in the late 80s, meaning that their precarious financial situation, and by extension the father's suicidal ideation, is likely due in large part to Reagan's economic policies.]]


* ExistentialHorror: Pretty much every song on the latter part of ''Spirit Phone'' doesn't outright fit the previous {{Creepypasta}} theme, instead heavily invoking this, especially "I Earn My Life" and "Spiral of Ants". It is a notable shift from the album's more occult and weird horror-themed songs, and seems to imply a message of "What if the real horror is the modern society we all live in?" It's especially emphasized by the bonus tracks "Crisis Actors" (which is about people who believe in conspiracy theories to ignore the horrors of society) and "Angry People" (which, albeit with a humorous bent, is about civil unrest).

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* ExistentialHorror: Pretty much every song on the latter part of ''Spirit Phone'' doesn't outright fit the previous {{Creepypasta}} theme, instead heavily invoking this, especially "I Earn My Life" and "Spiral of Ants". It is a notable shift from the album's more occult and weird horror-themed songs, and seems to imply a message of "What if the real horror is the modern capitalist society we all live in?" It's especially emphasized by the bonus tracks "Crisis Actors" (which is about people who believe in conspiracy theories to ignore the horrors of society) and "Angry People" (which, albeit with a humorous bent, is about civil unrest).


* PreAssKickingOneLiner: The penultimate verse of "Knife Fight" is just the two guys hurling these at each other.

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* PreAssKickingOneLiner: PreAsskickingOneLiner: The penultimate verse of "Knife Fight" is just the two guys hurling these at each other.


%%* OverdrawnAtTheBloodBank: Referenced in "Knife Fight."

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%%* * OverdrawnAtTheBloodBank: Referenced in The lead singer of "Knife Fight."Fight" promises to make his opponent "bleed copious amounts" after being insulted about [[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything the size of his knife]].


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* BookEnds: All three parts of ''Dinosaurchestra'' begin and end with the sound of a clock ticking, before finally ringing in the third part.

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* BookEnds: BookEnds:
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All three parts of ''Dinosaurchestra'' begin and end with the sound of a clock ticking, before finally ringing in the third part.



* BodyHorror: "Cryptosanta"

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* BodyHorror: "Cryptosanta"BodyHorror:
** "Cryptosanta" is about a person who's accidentally shot with an experimental laser beam that causes him to transform into Santa Claus.



* CowboyBebopAtHisComputer: {{Invoked}} and parodied with "Jaws", which gets multiple facts about [[Film/{{Jaws}} the source material]] wrong while also mentioning it was "a movie that everyone saw". Among other things, he calls Hooper by his actor's name, Creator/RichardDreyfuss, and also claims that the shark "sneaks in the mayor's house in the middle of the night and he eats that fucker in a single bite".

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* CowboyBebopAtHisComputer: {{Invoked}} and parodied with "Jaws", which gets multiple facts about [[Film/{{Jaws}} the source material]] wrong while also mentioning it was "a movie that everyone saw". Among other things, he calls Hooper by his actor's name, Creator/RichardDreyfuss, and also claims that the shark "sneaks in the [the mayor's house house] in the middle of the night and he eats that fucker in a single bite".



* DroppedInSpeechClip: "Reaganomics" samples Ronald Reagan's inaguration speech, specifically "In this present crisis, government is not the solution to our problem." After the initial sample, the quote is edited WebAnimation/YouTubePoop style to say "Government is the solution to our problem."

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* DroppedInSpeechClip: "Reaganomics" samples Ronald Reagan's inaguration speech, specifically "In this present crisis, government is not the solution to our problem." After the initial sample, the quote is edited WebAnimation/YouTubePoop style to say "Government is ''is'' the solution to our problem."



* EpicInstrumentalOpener: "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygI-2F8ApUM BRODYQUEST]]" starts off as a progressive instrumental track, until the name of the character walking throughout the quest starts being chanted while he becomes the universe.

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* EpicInstrumentalOpener: EpicInstrumentalOpener:
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"[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygI-2F8ApUM BRODYQUEST]]" starts off as a progressive instrumental track, until the name of the character walking throughout the quest starts being chanted while he becomes the universe.



* EverythingsBetterWithMonkeys: Inverted with "Fiberglass Monkey."
* ExistentialHorror: Pretty much every song on latter part of ''Spirit Phone'' doesn't outright fit the previous {{Creepypasta}} theme, instead heavily invoking this, especially "I Earn My Life" and "Spiral of Ants". It is a notable shift from the album's more occult and weird horror-themed songs, and seems to imply a message of "What if the real horror is the modern society we all live in?" It's especially emphasized by the bonus tracks "Crisis Actors" (which is about people who believe in conspiracy theories to ignore the horrors of society) and "Angry People" (which, albeit with a humorous bent, is about civil unrest).

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* EverythingsBetterWithMonkeys: Inverted with "Fiberglass Monkey."
Monkey", a song about a "fiberglass monkey with glowing red eyes" which keeps the singer up at night.
* ExistentialHorror: Pretty much every song on the latter part of ''Spirit Phone'' doesn't outright fit the previous {{Creepypasta}} theme, instead heavily invoking this, especially "I Earn My Life" and "Spiral of Ants". It is a notable shift from the album's more occult and weird horror-themed songs, and seems to imply a message of "What if the real horror is the modern society we all live in?" It's especially emphasized by the bonus tracks "Crisis Actors" (which is about people who believe in conspiracy theories to ignore the horrors of society) and "Angry People" (which, albeit with a humorous bent, is about civil unrest).



* FriendlyTickleTorture: In Knife Fight, [[spoiler:the singers ultimately abandon the titular fight and resort to this instead]].

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* FriendlyTickleTorture: In Knife Fight, [[spoiler:the singers ultimately abandon the titular fight and resort to this a tickle fight instead]].



* HauntedTechnology: The eponymous "Cabinet Man."

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* %%* HauntedTechnology: The eponymous "Cabinet Man."



* IFellForHours: "I've Got Some Falling to Do."

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* IFellForHours: "I've Got Some Falling to Do."Do" is about a man who falls off a plane and opts to continue falling instead of accepting help or immediate death.



* LoonyFan: "[[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Bill Watterson]]," "Gonna Dig Up [[StarWars Alec Guinness]]"

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* LoonyFan: LoonyFan:
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"[[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Bill Watterson]]," Watterson]]" is about someone who's deeply attracted to Watterson.
**
"Gonna Dig Up [[StarWars [[Franchise/StarWars Alec Guinness]]"Guinness]]" is about someone who wants to dig up the eponymous actor and put him on display for Franchise/StarWars fans to view as an attraction.



** "The Only House That's Not On Fire (Yet)" seems to be this.

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** %%** "The Only House That's Not On Fire (Yet)" seems to be this.



* MindScrew: Oh yeah. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGk2jSabED4 "Telekinesis"]] is an especially good example.

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* MindScrew: MindScrew:
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Oh yeah. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGk2jSabED4 "Telekinesis"]] is an especially good example.



** At this point it's pretty much every other song.



* MikeNelsonDestroyerOfWorlds: "The Saga of You, Confused Destroyer of Planets."

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* MikeNelsonDestroyerOfWorlds: "The Saga of You, Confused Destroyer of Planets."Planets" is about an intergalactic traveller who accidentally and unknowingly destroys planets while drunk.



* NerdsAreSexy: "Geeks In Love."

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* NerdsAreSexy: "Geeks In Love."Love" is about two geeks attracted to each other because of their shared nerdy attributes.



* OverdrawnAtTheBloodBank: Referenced in "Knife Fight."

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* %%* OverdrawnAtTheBloodBank: Referenced in "Knife Fight."



* RedRightHand: "Atomic Copper Claw."
* RobotWar: "When Robots Attack!"
* RockstarSong: {{Defied|Trope}} with [[http://wiki.illemonati.com/Being_a_Rock_Star Being a Rock Star]].

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* RedRightHand: "Atomic Copper Claw."
Claw" is about a person who's trying to hide their atomic copper claw, but the narrator is fully aware of it and seeks to expose them.
* RobotWar: "When Robots Attack!"
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Attack!" is about a robot war. [[spoiler:It seems that the robots win.]]
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RockstarSong: {{Defied|Trope}} with [[http://wiki.illemonati.com/Being_a_Rock_Star Being a Rock Star]].



* SpaceWhaleAesop: From "Angry People": "Sooner or later, everybody must die/Die by the hand/Of their own evil baby"

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* SpaceWhaleAesop: From "Angry People": "Sooner or later, everybody must die/Die by the hand/Of their own evil baby"baby."



* ToiletHumour: "Mr. Porta-Potty Man".
* TrainSong: "My Trains"

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* %%* ToiletHumour: "Mr. Porta-Potty Man".
* TrainSong: "My Trains"Trains" is about a man so obsessed with his trains, he'll defend them by killing.



* WholePlotReference: "Jaws" is a sung synopsis of the plot of Film/{{Jaws}}.

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* WholePlotReference: "Jaws" is a wildly incorrect sung synopsis of the plot of Film/{{Jaws}}.



* ZombieApocalypse: "Bad Idea"

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* %%* ZombieApocalypse: "Bad Idea"

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* PreAssKickingOneLiner: The penultimate verse of "Knife Fight" is just the two guys hurling these at each other.


* CompensatingForSomething: The lead singer in ''Knife Fight'' takes offense to his knife being called "way too small", countering that "my knife's super sharp, and that's what counts".

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* CompensatingForSomething: The lead singer in ''Knife Fight'' "Knife Fight" takes offense to his knife being called "way too small", countering that "my knife's super sharp, and that's what counts".

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* CompensatingForSomething: The lead singer in ''Knife Fight'' takes offense to his knife being called "way too small", countering that "my knife's super sharp, and that's what counts".

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