songs with pauses.

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songs with pauses.

Postby nobodygirl » Tue May 18, 2004 6:36 pm

hello people, i am in need of your help again. y'all may remember i asked for song suggestions of a certain nature a while back. my little sister, delightful creature that she is, has now challenged me to make a comp of songs with pauses. dramatic ones. like in the middle. the only one i can think of right now is possibly the Worst Example Ever:

(pause) ( fake drum thump) "and IIIIIIIII--EEEEEEYIIII WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOUUUUUUU..."

i need help. i know there are more songs with pauses out there. i must.not.let.her.win. this goes back to me still being angry about the fact that she could kick my ass all the way up to twelfth grade and probably still could if we fought now. um, perhaps that is an issue better addressed in therapy. kay thanks very much bye.

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Postby Tom4 » Tue May 18, 2004 6:43 pm

Of course there's always

(BUMP)(PAUSE) YOU'RE UNBELIEVABLE!

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Postby blackshoestring » Tue May 18, 2004 6:51 pm

Strokes / Hard To Explain "you're right it's true...(pause)"

Dammit, I know there are so many more.

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Postby Dreamin » Tue May 18, 2004 6:52 pm

This could be a great mix!

Since I'm on a major Sloan kick right now, how about my fave part of the song, Underwhelmed:

We were talkin' about people
That eat meat
I felt like an ass
'Cause I was one
She said, "It's okay,"
But I felt like
I just ate my young... uhhh

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Postby Jake » Tue May 18, 2004 7:05 pm

Stone Roses - "I Am the Resurrection" has a big pause right before the big instrumental ending.

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Postby miss carol » Tue May 18, 2004 7:18 pm

Elvis' or Frank Sinatra's "I Did It My Way" (Syd didn't pause; too fast)
The Jam's "That's Entertainment"

...sorry I can't think of anything recent. My brain's fried from the streetcar ride.

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Postby Chris G » Tue May 18, 2004 9:00 pm

Fields of the Nephilim - Dawn Razor
Led Zepplin - Immigrant Song
(I'm sure Zepplin has several)
Ween - Captain Fantasy

Doesn't Spinal Tap have a song with a punctuated pause?

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Postby dieblucasdie » Tue May 18, 2004 9:01 pm

The Feelies - "Raised Eyebrows"
Modest Mouse - "Teeth Like God's Shoeshine" (pause. drum thump. "GODGODGODDAMN!!")

And, yeah, Chris, "Whole Lotta Love" has one too.

I'll add more as I can think of them.

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Postby jaimoe0 » Tue May 18, 2004 9:03 pm

"Loss of Control" by Van Halen?

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Postby Dawg » Tue May 18, 2004 9:25 pm

How about "Wish" by Nine Inch Nails? Right after one of the first verses, there is a complete 1/2 second cut in the music. It's pretty cool sounding if y'all have ever heard it. The contrast of the pause to the fuzzed out distortion is neat.


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