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    This thread is for everyones favorite, sappy, self loathing, up lifting, wallowing in pity because you'll never love again post break up theme songs.

    Just post your favorite break up songs, and maybe we can into some stories to really make us remember old heartbreaks and hate ourselves all over again.
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    Not extactly what your saying,but a great post break up song.

    Basically all of Beck's sea of change is a great one too.
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    Kamasi Washington @ Indy 02/25/16
    Neurosis @ Regency Ballroom 03/04/16 & 03/05/16
    David Crosby @ Aladdin Theater 03/12/15
    The Cure @ Shoreline Ampitheater 05/26/16


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    Last time I went to that venue it was kind of scuzzy, it might be better now that was a while ago. I remember there was a line for the restroom and the girls were pooping on the floor.



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    going back to high school...

    This ain't no middle of the mall shit.

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    2/03 - Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Fonda
    2/04 - Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Immanuel Presbyterian
    2/11 - Super Furry Animals - Roxy
    2/26 - Bill Callahan - Masonic Lodge (?)
    3/10 - Wolf Eyes - Echo (?)


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    I actually don't find this song to be sad, but:

    3/25 - Explosions in the Sky - Paramount Theater
    4/14 - Deerhunter - The Mohawk
    4/29 - 5/1 - Levitation - Carson Creek Ranch
    5/16 - Four Tet + Ben UFO - Vulcan Gas Company

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    so obvious but... lol


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    too easy


    February 13 - Black Sabbath
    March 3 - Sumac
    March 23 - Abbath/High On Fire/Skeletonwitch/Tribulation
    March 24 - David Gilmour
    March 31 - Melvins
    April 19 - Smashing Pumpkins
    April 30 - Levitation
    May 13 - The Cure
    July 19 - Dragged Into Sunlight

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    You start out dwelling on Woke Up New and then you move on to this:
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    These songs soundtracked my break-up (and made me feel a whole lot better in the end):





    I also listened to a ton of the Cure that summer. The day I broke up with this girl I went to Rasputin and just looked around aimlessly for two hours. I was fucking miserable. It is funny to me, in retrospect, that I went to a record store for comfort. Maybe I have a problem.

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    Tangled Up in Blue is one my favorite songs ever...never listened to the lyrics close enough to realize it's a break up song, ha.
    2/03 - Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Fonda
    2/04 - Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Immanuel Presbyterian
    2/11 - Super Furry Animals - Roxy
    2/26 - Bill Callahan - Masonic Lodge (?)
    3/10 - Wolf Eyes - Echo (?)


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    I thought this song was not about breaking up for the longest time. Derp.
    3/25 - Explosions in the Sky - Paramount Theater
    4/14 - Deerhunter - The Mohawk
    4/29 - 5/1 - Levitation - Carson Creek Ranch
    5/16 - Four Tet + Ben UFO - Vulcan Gas Company

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    Alright you guys, I'll admit I had ulterior motives in starting this thread. I broke up with my sort of long term girlfriend this morning, and it was super shitty. Spent the rest of the day feeling like a huge asshole.

    Thanks for the tunes, everyone.
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    I figured. Just listen to Blood on the Tracks over and over. It helps.

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    Will do. Thank you sir.
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    You have all picked the wrong Mountain Goats song.

    2/12/: The Budos Band @ The New Parish
    2/12: Sunset @ Mighty
    2/14: Robag Whrume @ PW
    2/25: The Dead Ships @ Bender's
    2/25: Kamsai Washington @ The Independent
    2/25: Julien Baker @ Bottom of the Hill
    3/3: Lower Dens @ The Independent
    3/12: David Crosby @ The Aladdin Theater
    3/18: Blanck Mass @ The Rickshaw Stop
    3/23: Quilt @ The Independent
    3/27: Joanna Newsom @ The Fox Theater
    4/1: Ben Klock, DVS1 @ PW
    4/13: Underworld @ Fox Theater Pomona
    4/15-17: Coachella

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    ZachTheEskimo apparently fails at relationships AND at picking the appropriate post-breakup Mountain Goats song. Rough day.

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    But he broke up with her.
    2/03 - Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Fonda
    2/04 - Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Immanuel Presbyterian
    2/11 - Super Furry Animals - Roxy
    2/26 - Bill Callahan - Masonic Lodge (?)
    3/10 - Wolf Eyes - Echo (?)


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    Quote Originally Posted by stinkbutt
    I know it's hard, but try not to turn into GPS. It is just unfortunate for us all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TommyboyUNM View Post
    ZachTheEskimo apparently fails at relationships AND at picking the appropriate post-breakup Mountain Goats song. Rough day.
    Interestingly enough, it was picking the wrong Mountain Goats song on her part that lead to this break up.

    /notreally.
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    I've maimed people for picking the wrong Mountain Goats song. She got off easy.
    2/12/: The Budos Band @ The New Parish
    2/12: Sunset @ Mighty
    2/14: Robag Whrume @ PW
    2/25: The Dead Ships @ Bender's
    2/25: Kamsai Washington @ The Independent
    2/25: Julien Baker @ Bottom of the Hill
    3/3: Lower Dens @ The Independent
    3/12: David Crosby @ The Aladdin Theater
    3/18: Blanck Mass @ The Rickshaw Stop
    3/23: Quilt @ The Independent
    3/27: Joanna Newsom @ The Fox Theater
    4/1: Ben Klock, DVS1 @ PW
    4/13: Underworld @ Fox Theater Pomona
    4/15-17: Coachella

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    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    But he broke up with her.
    Thus ending the relationship, making it a failure.

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    Default Re: Epic Post Break Up Songs

    so are all of their songs breakup songs?

    February 13 - Black Sabbath
    March 3 - Sumac
    March 23 - Abbath/High On Fire/Skeletonwitch/Tribulation
    March 24 - David Gilmour
    March 31 - Melvins
    April 19 - Smashing Pumpkins
    April 30 - Levitation
    May 13 - The Cure
    July 19 - Dragged Into Sunlight

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    Hah. No. He wrote the Get Lonely album after an epic break up though.
    2/12/: The Budos Band @ The New Parish
    2/12: Sunset @ Mighty
    2/14: Robag Whrume @ PW
    2/25: The Dead Ships @ Bender's
    2/25: Kamsai Washington @ The Independent
    2/25: Julien Baker @ Bottom of the Hill
    3/3: Lower Dens @ The Independent
    3/12: David Crosby @ The Aladdin Theater
    3/18: Blanck Mass @ The Rickshaw Stop
    3/23: Quilt @ The Independent
    3/27: Joanna Newsom @ The Fox Theater
    4/1: Ben Klock, DVS1 @ PW
    4/13: Underworld @ Fox Theater Pomona
    4/15-17: Coachella

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    Mountain Goats sing about divorce and death metal.

    And then there's Wilco. Another good band for break-ups:
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    3/25 - Explosions in the Sky - Paramount Theater
    4/14 - Deerhunter - The Mohawk
    4/29 - 5/1 - Levitation - Carson Creek Ranch
    5/16 - Four Tet + Ben UFO - Vulcan Gas Company

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    It's not a failure. It's just over.

    Chin up, guv.


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