Jump to content

Most depressing Wilco song


Recommended Posts

  • Replies 76
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

For me I would have to say Hummingbird, saw the cartoon video with the hummingbird shortly after we lost our beloved basset hound,

This was my first thought too, although more melancholy than out-and-out depressing. Has nothing to do with the video or the loss of anything......

Link to post
Share on other sites
It's interesting that some have mentioned "Reservations". I find that song to be

one of the best love songs ever written.

 

 

It is a nice love song, but to me the message is you're okay and I'm not and I'm sorry that it's not working...that's depressing.

 

Plus it very much suits my relationship with my ex from Chicago who "gave me" Wilco in the first place...

Link to post
Share on other sites
shes a jar, maybe via chicago. definetly something off summerteeth.

 

er...misunderstood?

 

 

I would agree with Misunderstood.

 

But really, does it matter which song is the "most" depressing when over 90 percent of there songs are depressing? How about the least depressing Wilco song?

Link to post
Share on other sites
Perhaps a "most uplifting Wilco song" thread is in order?

 

 

Bet you wouldn't get as many responses. I'm rackin' my brain right now and can't come up with one. I think some research may be needed here.

Link to post
Share on other sites

When I need a Wilco pickmeup, I turn to "I'm Always in Love" or "A Magazine Called Sunset." By the end

of the first song, I'm always 'ooh ooh" ing along with the band. With Magazine, I find myself smiling about

Jeff's ability to connect Sunset magazine to an impossible longing for me. :-)

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

×
×
  • Create New...