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What songs would you like played at your funeral?

  1. Jun 20, 2005 #1
    Originally asked by Tsu in another thread:

    "What song(s) would you like played at your funeral?"
     
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  3. Jun 20, 2005 #2

    honestrosewater

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    Well, I plan on living forever. But if my plans fall through, Chopin's "Chanson de l'adieu" Etude in E major, op. 10-3. Or maybe Funkytown.
     
  4. Jun 20, 2005 #3

    Pengwuino

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    mr roboto!
     
  5. Jun 20, 2005 #4

    brewnog

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    Sigur Ros - Staralfur. It's gonna be mint, it's a pity I won't be around to witness it.
     
  6. Jun 20, 2005 #5
    Tom Waits - "Tango Til They're Sore"
    Seven Ascended Masters - "I'm Breaking Down (All Over Town)"
     
  7. Jun 20, 2005 #6

    hypnagogue

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    I know-- "Shiny Happy People." :tongue2:

    If we ever give out an award for most morbid thread of the year, is there any question which will win?
     
  8. Jun 20, 2005 #7
    Pavane for a dead princess by Ravel..
     
  9. Jun 20, 2005 #8
    "Living In A Box" by Living In A Box... kinda appropriate. Kinda sh*te too, but I wouldn't be there to hear it?
     
  10. Jun 20, 2005 #9
    *franticly waving hand*

    Oooh, ooh... this one, this one! I like morbid! :devil:
     
  11. Jun 20, 2005 #10

    ZapperZ

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    I went to a funeral once and this person, before he passed away, specifically requested Donna Summer's "Last Dance" to be played. All of us who knew him thought it was very appropriate.

    Zz.
     
  12. Jun 20, 2005 #11

    Chi Meson

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    "Long Shot Kick de Bucket" --The Specials
     
  13. Jun 20, 2005 #12

    Danger

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    I'm not having a funeral. But if I did, the only appropriate song would be 'Highway to Hell'.
     
  14. Jun 20, 2005 #13

    Lisa!

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    :rofl: :rofl: I'm sure if you go to hell,everyone prefer hell to heaven!(Who said hell is bad?at least we can meet all people whom we've met here in PF)
     
  15. Jun 20, 2005 #14

    Danger

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    I don't believe in either, of course, being an atheist. If there was a hell, the only problem that I can see with going there is that I'd still be surrounded by lawyers and politicians.
     
  16. Jun 20, 2005 #15

    Lisa!

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    Don't worry about that.I'm sure they can find a way not to go there!
     
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    Danger :rofl:

    Being the gangster that I am, I would choose "Life goes on" - 2pac
     
  19. Jun 20, 2005 #18

    loseyourname

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    You could program the whole evening with 2Pac. "I Wonder if Heaven's Got a Ghetto" and "How Long Will They Mourn Me?" come to mind.

    I'd kind of like "Gollum's Song" by Emiliana Torrini, but maybe film music, especially a song devoted to a mythical deformed creature, isn't the best choice. Maybe Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds' cover of Bob Dylan's "Death is Not The End" would do.
     
  20. Jun 20, 2005 #19

    dduardo

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    "Live and Let Die" - Paul McCartney
     
  21. Jun 20, 2005 #20
    I'd like whatever is No1 in the charts on my 135th birthday.... :smile:
     
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