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Old 11-23-2012, 02:42 PM   #4231
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That song is difficult to listen to. At least for me. I'd probably do better w/o the visuals. It's very electronic. I was smiling first at how fat the present people look compared to the wraith like figures of the soldiers in photographs and then about wondering how that music would sound to their ears.

I couldn't really tell what the guy was singing about. Give me the name of the song so I can look it up.
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Old 11-23-2012, 03:05 PM   #4232
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It wasn't painful. I am a old person. Sometimes I don't get the cadence or sound of modern pop music. It was like this for my grandparents when I was listening to rock and roll. "What is he saying? I can't understand the words." Now I am in the same boat.

I would get so put out with them sometimes. I thought they were pretending not to understand. Now I know.

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Old 11-23-2012, 03:06 PM   #4233
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Star, have you listened to this song? The video is the Civil War, obviously, but I am not so sure what the lyrics are about and I have been reading some opinions, there doesn't seem to be a consensus yet

I am thinking it might really be about the Iraq/Afghanistan war. Thoughts, anyone?

The beauty of song lyrics is that they doesn't have to be a consensus!

One of the reasons I'm really fond of Fun. as a band is that their songs are interesting and their lyrics are far from superficial. It's refreshing as most popular artists or bands these days have very limited songs and the lyrics tell similar stories that have been heard thousands of times.
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Old 11-23-2012, 03:09 PM   #4234
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It wasn't painful. I am a old person. Sometimes I don't get the cadence or sound of modern pop music. It was like this for my grandparents when I was listening to rock and roll. "What is he saying? I can't understand the words." Now I am in the same boat.

I would get so put out with them sometimes. I thought they were pretending not to understand. Now I know.
Don't get me wrong, the sound of the music is annoying even to me. But the lyrics are pretty awesome.

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The beauty of song lyrics is that they doesn't have to be a consensus!

One of the reasons I'm really fond of Fun. as a band is that their songs are interesting and their lyrics are far from superficial. It's refreshing as most popular artists or bands these days have very limited songs and the lyrics tell similar stories that have been heard thousands of times.
I love them too! Much like star, I find the sound a bit too much, but the lyrics are awesome. I know there doesn't have to be a consensus, I was just asking for opinions.
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Old 11-23-2012, 03:15 PM   #4235
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Don't get me wrong, the sound of the music is annoying even to me. But the lyrics are pretty awesome.



I love them too! Much like star, I find the sound a bit too much, but the lyrics are awesome. I know there doesn't have to be a consensus, I was just asking for opinions.
Every popular genre is becoming electronic these days. Pretty much all of my favourite bands have changed their sounds over the course of the last decade into something a bit more electronic. I have grown to love it, though.

They're a decent band, they write imaginative songs with great lyrics. As far as 'pop' bands go, they're very good.

Yeah, it's always good to gather opinions together on something like this, as there's bound to be many different ideas on it. I like your one.
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Clearly I live in an alternate universe.
I was until I have to drive my son to school everyday listening to radio playing more popular songs
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Lee -- this saga of your computer is becoming like a George Martin series.
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Old 11-23-2012, 04:36 PM   #4239
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Lee -- this saga of your computer is becoming like a George Martin series.
Indeed, although it's not quite as epic.

Hope things are sorted soon, Lee.
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:08 PM   #4240
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:16 PM   #4241
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I swear I am going to give my first bad rep in over a year, maybe more...


Just give a good rep instead and feel superior while doing so.
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Just give a good rep instead and feel superior while doing so.
This freakysomething supposedly 14 y.o. kid (at least he acts that age) is far more annoying than Sapeod when he was 14.
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:22 PM   #4243
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I swear I am going to give my first bad rep in over a year, maybe more...
Just put the kid on ignore. Bad reps are what he wants, so I wouldn't do that.

I don't really think the ignore function is good, but he it's an exception to the rule as he's as close to a spammer as one can get.
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I don't think he is. He's actually pretty nice.
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:24 PM   #4245
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Very good advice, George. I don't know why I didn't think about that before.
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