I made a post during a turbulent time here...it was blown up by me cause I am stupid. This band, for me, relays the idea that art is not meant to be
beautiful. Through art, one can explore the mysteries of life. There is no good and bad in art, it is all necessary. Often, to me, the most
difficult and painful expressions mean the most. This was a troubled band from the start - you all know Ian killed himself...but regardless of your
ideas of him, the beauty of human pain came from the music...can anyone see this is beautiful?
This is my story in song...
Before they were big: This song screams inginuity to me...
See, when people destroy art they are actually destroying the true ability to freely express one self. To destroy a symbol of an idea means
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Thanks for that grassyknoll...I love transmission too...JD is not an everyday listening band for me, but it brings with it memories I'd love to
forget, and never forget, if that makes sense...
This again, to me, is almost pretty...
Why? I like a lot of music but this is speaking to me tonight...bummer I can't drink...
Thank you Suspiria, the eternal was the first JD song I heard. At the time I thougt, wow these guys are depressing! They still are but I have grown
to know and appreciate the beauty through the sadness. Too short in their time.
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