Recommend me some really depressing music?

Funeral doom etc. Just stuff that makes you feel empty and hopeless.

I'm going to be volunteering at the suicide hotline and I need some depressing music to play to the callers. Thanks in advance.

Update:

Thanks for the suggestions, but I think I'll just loop elevator music and pretend that they're on hold until they hang up. I figure it will work just as well. Anyone know some good elevator music?

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    9 years ago
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    Crass Commercialism ad by Black Flag

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NUPhrT2GsYM

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Trust me with this.

    Listen to this albums I recommend to you:

    1-Lacrimas Profundere(Gothic Doom Metal):1-La Naissance D'un Reve(1997)

    2-Draconian(Gothic Doom Metal):1-When Lover's Mourn(2003)

    2-The Burning Halo(2006)

    3-My Dying Bride(Doom Metal):1-Turn Loose The Swans(1993)

    I think that Gothic Doom is more depressing than Funeral Doom,It's more touching.

  • 4 years ago

    Don't go- Bring me the horizon Last Kiss- Taylor Swift You Found Me- The Fray Bella's Lullaby ( piano verison ) - Taliesin Orchestra Big Girls Don't Cry- Fergie Black Roses Red- Alana Grace ******' Perfect- P!nk Glitter in the Air- P!nk Iris- The Goo Goo Dolls The Morticians Daughter- Black Veil Brides Set Fire to the Third Bar- Snow Patrol She will be loved- Maroon 5

  • 9 years ago

    Check out these funeral doom bands:

    -Summoning

    -DoomVS

    -Empyrium

    -Esoteric

    -Evoken (favorite)

    -Skepticism

    -Shape Of Despair

    -Worship

    -Mournful Congregation

    Oh, and the song For My Fallen Angel by My Dying Bride is pretty depressing, although they're not funeral doom, just death doom.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zLmspcgrYrY

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    This song is not metal, but darkwave. Pretty depressing:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJ0nfNWVyFo

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    Maybe you'll like this:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BwdtfuKkN3E

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    Ah, check out some depressive black metal too:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHbkLcsSHJI

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  • 9 years ago

    Did somebody call for good elevator muzak?

    This one is a keeper, and it will suit your purposes, too:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fXb_ymogLP4

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    written by Jack Nitzsche and Randy Newman

  • 9 years ago

    Gloomy Sunday.

    People must know about its urban legend about suicidal.

    I love Diammanda Gallas version though.

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    You can never go wrong with some Sunn O) ) ), have fun ;) dont make such a mess though, you wouldnt want your parent to clean up

    *if you want elevator music, i suggest Pink Floyd teheheh

  • 9 years ago

    LIFE IS JUST A BOWL OF CHERRIES

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0x4U1NiJ7PI

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  • 9 years ago

    Shouldn't you play happy music for sad people?

  • 9 years ago

    I think the old IRA tunes like "Come out ye black and tans" and "Joe McDonnell" are fairly depressing, oh, and anything by "Coldplay"

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