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Play this at my Funeral.

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by EddieLocrian, Feb 14, 2019 at 6:37 AM.

  1. EddieLocrian

    EddieLocrian Tele-Holic

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    Great song with apt lyrics...
    Audio Adrenaline - It's over



    Probs the best 'undiscovered' US Band - ever!
    (Pity as they had to split)

    anyhow - how about you?

    Ok - Eddie.
     
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  2. Bones

    Bones Telefied Ad Free Member

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    I'm not going anywhere.
     
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  3. Nickadermis

    Nickadermis Friend of Leo's

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    I may be leaving soonish, this one just might make the playlist :)
     
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  4. OlRedNeckHippy

    OlRedNeckHippy Friend of Leo's

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    Prop me up beside the jukebox if I die

     
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  5. Telecastoff1

    Telecastoff1 Tele-Meister Silver Supporter

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    "Old Violin" by Johnny Paycheck


    Old Violin Johnny Paycheck - YouTube
     
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  6. Big_Bend

    Big_Bend Poster Extraordinaire

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    Eric Idle has a new book out... apparently this song is very popular at funerals in England -

     
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  7. johnny k

    johnny k Friend of Leo's

    Jan 15, 2011
    France
    Who wrote that song ?
     
  8. Chip

    Chip Tele-Afflicted

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    I’m a traditionalist.
    I want Clarence White & The Byrds....
     
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  9. TheGoodTexan

    TheGoodTexan Doctor of Teleocity Ad Free Member

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  10. Chip

    Chip Tele-Afflicted

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    And I want to close the service with.....
     
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  11. Peregrino69

    Peregrino69 Tele-Afflicted Silver Supporter

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    1. Side 4 of "The Atlantic Family Live at Montreaux:"



    2. This:

     
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  12. Ex-riverman

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    Play this at my funeral:
     

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  13. nojazzhere

    nojazzhere Poster Extraordinaire

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    My "funerial" tastes run more to traditional Presbyterian church fare. Pipe organ and choir type stuff. The only "less-typical" song would be "In Christ There Is No East Or West", accompanied only by an autoharp.....this was how our (long departed) choir director used to do it at our yearly choir festivals. I like the message of inclusion in the text.
    I'd also like a bagpiper doing Amazing Grace, if one can be found.
     
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  14. rcole_sooner

    rcole_sooner Poster Extraordinaire Silver Supporter

    Feb 12, 2010
    Norman, OK
    "Got a roundtrip ticket to the promised land
    If it ain't all that I'll be back my man"

    :lol:

     
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  15. Chiogtr4x

    Chiogtr4x Friend of Leo's

    Mar 29, 2007
    Manassas Park, VA
    I know it's impossible but I wish I could play/sing at my own funeral!
    Maybe a John Prine song ( Paradise, Illegal Smile?)

    The wife of one of my former bandmates/bass player ( his name Tom, her Jerry, so 'Tom and Jerry ') keeps asking me to sing Van Morrison's " Into the Mystic" at her funeral.
    I keep telling her " Jerry, I'm going long before you do!"
     
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  16. FerruleCat

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    I knew about Jason Isbell but hadn't checked out his work until last weekend. It didn't take me long to run across "If We Were Vampires," which is a gut punch of a song. Judging from the premise of the song, it should not work. But it does -- a little too well.

     
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  17. ricardo1912

    ricardo1912 Tele-Afflicted

    Jul 26, 2011
    Kent, UK
    I'd like Rain Song played, maybe the later unplugged version by Page n Plant.

    A lifelong friend of mine, who died far too young a couple of years ago, chose her songs. She was a devoted Queen fan and a large lass and with great humour picked Fat Bottom Girls and Another One Bites the Dust.
     
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