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Old 12-30-2006, 04:16 PM   #31
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Originally posted by GibsonGirl

Frédéric Chopin - Prelude in D flat major op. 28, No. 15
That's a very beautiful peice. Nocturne in E Flat Op. 9 No. 2 always gets me.

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Old 12-30-2006, 04:47 PM   #32
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Originally posted by yertle-the-turtle
Generally I don't cry to music very much but the one that gets me every single time is Johnny Cash's version of 'Hurt'.
Oh yeah - i forgot about that one - the video in particular I find heartbreaking!

I also forgot
Last Goodbye - Jeff Buckley
Last Kiss - Pearl Jam
Never Tear Us Apart - INXS

...and a really dodgy one...
Love Bites- Def Leppard (hey, I was 14 and IN LOVE )

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Old 12-30-2006, 06:32 PM   #33
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one of the Sufjan songs [i don't know any song titles off Illinois] it says something like "the things i brought when i found out you had cancer of the bone"

radiohead- how to disappear completely [my fave radiohead track]

someone mentioned Aimee Mann's 'wise up' good choice
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Old 12-30-2006, 09:35 PM   #34
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Pretty much anything by Leonard Cohen gets me riled up.

I'll think on this more soon.
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Old 12-31-2006, 12:22 AM   #35
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I don't use to cry with songs or something, but these songs are really close:

Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Maps (live); when they started to play it the second time I saw them, there was a young couple in front of me and the boy started to cry, his girlfriend asked surprised "are you crying?" and the boy laughed... that was kinda cute

Sufjan Stevens - To Be Alone With You; it remembers me to someone

the whole 'Enjoy Eternal Bliss" album by Yndi Halda; is so beautiful that it's hard to believe
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Old 12-31-2006, 12:45 AM   #36
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Not crying, well, bit welling up or just go blue

Everybody Hurts -- REM
I Miss You Love -- Silverchair
Hold On -- Sarah McLachlan
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Old 12-31-2006, 05:09 AM   #37
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Off the top of my head:

Side one of "Joshua Tree" (well if you leave Bullet out )
Anything by Jeff Buckley really
Smiths "I know it's over"
Jack Frost "I thought I was over you"
Snow Patrol "You could be happy"

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Old 12-31-2006, 08:12 AM   #38
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Amazing Grace on bagpipes
Long And Winding Road
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Old 12-31-2006, 10:14 AM   #39
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Any song by any winner of "talent" shows, not because they're emotional songs, just the fact that people have been parted from hard earned cash to listen to the F%$£ING drivel that they sing!
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Old 12-31-2006, 10:28 AM   #40
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Hallelujah - Jeff Buckley
City of Blinding Lights - U2
Putting The Damage On - Tori Amos
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
You're Missing - Bruce Springsteen
Soundtrack to Edward Scissorhands - the music is so beautiful and the movie makes me cry, a lot in part thanks to the score by Danny Elfman
Yesterday - The Beatles

Those are the ones that come to mind right of the top of my head.
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Old 12-31-2006, 10:58 AM   #41
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Live- turn my head
Billy Joel- and so it goes
Tori Amos- Jackie's strength
Toad the Wet Sprocket- I will not take these things for granted
Madonna- power of goodbye
Sarah McLachlan- do what you have to do
Counting Crows- Sullivan street
REM- Everybody hurts

I'm sure there are a ton more....
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"Crying" is a bit strong, but just tugging....(off the top of my head):

Lose You - Pete Yorn
Goodbye - Emmylou Harris
The Shining - James
I Defeat - James
Dreaming My Dreams with You - Alison Krauss
More Than This - 10000 Maniacs/Roxy Music
Boy - Erasure
The Scientist - Coldplay
I Remember You - U2 version
Running - No Doubt
Do What You Have to Do - Sarah McLachlan
Deadbeat Club - B-52's
Mahler - Symphony No. 5 (Adagietto)
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Old 01-01-2007, 08:51 AM   #43
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Pearl Jam - Man of the Hour, Nothingman
Muse - Sing for Absolution
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Old 01-01-2007, 05:59 PM   #44
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Leonard Cohen - Seems So Long Ago, Nancy
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Old 01-01-2007, 07:02 PM   #45
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Originally posted by GibsonGirl
Pink Floyd - The Gunners Dream
Pink Floyd - The Final Cut
These two are both exceedingly powerful. In terms of philosophizing about suicide, Final Cut takes an almost polar opposite approach from Stuck in a Moment. An extremely disenheartening song, but powerful nonetheless.

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