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 Post subject: Song of the Moment: Just Breathe
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 Post subject: Re: Song of the Moment: Just Breathe
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Everyone always assumes this song is about a spouse or loved one, but I think it's a song Ed is singing to himself and his breathy vocal delivery


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bodysnatcher wrote:
Everyone always assumes this song is about a spouse or loved one, but I think it's a song Ed is singing to himself and his breathy vocal delivery

He's singing to his own vocal chords:
"Yes I know that someday we must go..."
"Stay with meeeeeee...."


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tragabigzanda wrote:
bodysnatcher wrote:
Everyone always assumes this song is about a spouse or loved one, but I think it's a song Ed is singing to himself and his breathy vocal delivery

He's singing to his own vocal chords:
"Yes I know that someday we must go..."
"Stay with meeeeeee...."


:haha:

It's not entirely implausible. Once I found out that "Go" was actually about a pickup truck – and he was able to sing it with that much passion – I figure nothing is off the table with this guy.


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Worst song in the catalog.

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I think it's a great "song," but it's just a crappy production on the album, and modern day Ed tends to overdo the delivery so as to make it sound quite treacly. I used to just flat out hate it, but once I heard Willie Nelson's version, it occurred to me that the composition is actually really nice.


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Ed ruins everything.


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i think i hate this song. listening now to confirm.

can confirm, i hate it.


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tragabigzanda wrote:
I think it's a great "song," but it's just a crappy production on the album, and modern day Ed tends to overdo the delivery so as to make it sound quite treacly. I used to just flat out hate it, but once I heard Willie Nelson's version, it occurred to me that the composition is actually really nice.

This.


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Whenever my bros and I finish a new Busch Light beer tower, we pop this on and just slip away.

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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
Worst song in the catalog.

While it is a bad song, this isn't even the worst song on this album. SAD!

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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
Worst song in the catalog.
It would be a bad song even by Creed standards, which it sounds like a rip-off from.


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wease wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
I think it's a great "song," but it's just a crappy production on the album, and modern day Ed tends to overdo the delivery so as to make it sound quite treacly. I used to just flat out hate it, but once I heard Willie Nelson's version, it occurred to me that the composition is actually really nice.

This.

hell no

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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
Worst song in the catalog.


It's either this or Future Days


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Future Days is 5 billion times better than this dogshit

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What's going on in here

a lot of hurt


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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
Future Days is 5 billion times worse than this dogshit

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Future Days is one of the only LB songs I enjoy so what do I know

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What's going on in here

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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
Future Days is one of the only LB songs I enjoy so what do I know


what.

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i knew i had wildly differing opinions and tastes in music than LV, but that's just inexcusable.


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