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02:30 PM on 05/04/13 
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lazyguy202
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In an effort to maybe get this thread back on the topic of TWY and TGG (10 days or less y'all), what do you guys think the 5 recurring themes (ghosts, devils, birds, bombs, and pills) are supposed to represent? I saw a post on the video for The Bastards that hypothesized that the devil represents Soupy's depression and it seems to fit with what lyrics we have so far. Any thoughts on the rest?

The only other one i could begin to make a guess towards is that "bombs" represent the end; essentially the pinnacle of everything going wrong.
02:46 PM on 05/04/13 
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MattRM
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Almost positive that the pills are anti-depressants.
03:02 PM on 05/04/13 
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Really can't wait for this I've had Dismantling Summer stuck in my head all day but I'm trying not to listen to the songs again until I have the album
03:08 PM on 05/04/13 
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EastCoastVans
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I'm gonna guess that the ghosts represent feeling misguided and lost. "I spent this year as a ghost and I'm not sure where home is anymore."

No clue what birds could mean.
03:18 PM on 05/04/13 
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Are you making an NFG pun?
04:10 PM on 05/04/13 
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JPA917
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This man speaks the truth. On a side note once had Chad Gilbert autograph my Not Without A Fight as Captain Straightedge

lol that is so awesome
06:36 PM on 05/04/13 
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how r u


kevin gates - the luca brasi story
deniro farrar - the patriarch
polyenso - one big particular loop
the haxan cloak - excavation
vondelpark - seabed
Phoenix - bankrupt
james blake - overgrown

just a few things

Quoting this post because I'm listening to this album now and this post is the only mention of it on the entire site. I'm goddamn terrified right now, this thing is giving me serious chills.
06:56 PM on 05/04/13 
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Quoting this post because I'm listening to this album now and this post is the only mention of it on the entire site. I'm goddamn terrified right now, this thing is giving me serious chills.

Holy fuck, you aren't lying. I just started listening. This is hella intense.
07:05 PM on 05/04/13 
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Holy fuck, you aren't lying. I just started listening. This is hella intense.
Yeah, man. It's simultaneously atmospheric and claustrophobic. I've been very uncomfortable this entire time, but in an oddly enjoyable way. The record apparently explores the concept of death, and I fully see that.
07:07 PM on 05/04/13 
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The only other one i could begin to make a guess towards is that "bombs" represent the end; essentially the pinnacle of everything going wrong.

Could also be receiving bad news.
07:10 PM on 05/04/13 
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Yeah, man. It's simultaneously atmospheric and claustrophobic. I've been very uncomfortable this entire time, but in an oddly enjoyable way. The record apparently explores the concept of death, and I fully see that.

Yeah I think the entire album, along with the album art, does a good job depicting the overall theme. It's overwhelming in such an interesting way. Like, I'm telling myself, "You really shouldn't be enjoying this," but I totally am. And holy shit, as I was typing this, the beginning of "Miste" scared the living hell out of me.
06:32 AM on 05/05/13 
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surette
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I really like NFG but I can understand people not liking them. They're not *that* special, but I do think they do (or at least did) pop punk very well.
02:08 PM on 05/05/13 
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TimTheMechanic
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In an effort to maybe get this thread back on the topic of TWY and TGG (10 days or less y'all), what do you guys think the 5 recurring themes (ghosts, devils, birds, bombs, and pills) are supposed to represent? I saw a post on the video for The Bastards that hypothesized that the devil represents Soupy's depression and it seems to fit with what lyrics we have so far. Any thoughts on the rest?

The only other one i could begin to make a guess towards is that "bombs" represent the end; essentially the pinnacle of everything going wrong.

I'd imagine birds represent freedom or love or something like that.
02:09 PM on 05/05/13 
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Quoting this post because I'm listening to this album now and this post is the only mention of it on the entire site. I'm goddamn terrified right now, this thing is giving me serious chills.
album is fucking amazing. i can only listen to it when im in a certain mood, but yeah. love it.
05:48 PM on 05/05/13 
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I hated nfg when I was a kid because my brother played All Downhill From Here for fucking ever and I thought that record cover was gross. Idgi either but hey Jake I like your avatar



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