What will they be playing at your funeral?

Discussion in 'Films, Music and All Things Artsy' started by SNLR86, Feb 20, 2009.

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  1. SNLR86

    SNLR86 Old-Salt

    Countless suggestions for appropriate tunes to mark Jade Goody's passing have got me thinking. If we don't tell the nearest and dearest of our own preferences, somebody else gets to choose our farewell tunes.

    My own dear lady, who never served, has always said that she wants Oliver's Army played at her funeral. No idea what I want though, just as long as it isn't Robbie bloody Williams and Angels.

    Are any of you lot more organised and already notified everyone? What have you gone for?

    Just being nosey...
     
  2. Tommo5050

    Tommo5050 Crow

    People = Shit by Slipknot.
     
  3. kes1

    kes1 Crow

    'Ding dong the witch is dead' from Wizard of Oz will probably be played at mine :D
     
  4. Hell's Bells by AC/DC

    or

    I should be so lucky by Kylie Minogue

    I haven't quite decided yet.
     
  5. Agadoo - Black Lace
     
  6. ForestFire

    ForestFire Old-Salt

    "Stairway to Heaven" Led Zep
     
  7. Probably ????? I'll make sure it is :wink:
     
  8. Welcome to Hell by Venom for me...
     
  9. pegasus797

    pegasus797 War Hero

    Bat out of hell...........Meatloaf
     
  10. CocoaKid

    CocoaKid Old-Salt

    AAAAAAAAAAAgaaaaaaaaaaaadooo by Black Lace :twisted: See who can carry a coffin whilst doing the hand movements!
     
  11. jagman

    jagman LE

  12. BiscuitsAB

    BiscuitsAB LE Moderator

    Firestarter- by the prodigy
     
  13. Augustus

    Augustus Old-Salt

    Sinnerman - Nina Simone
     
  14. sunami

    sunami LE

  15. Cuddles

    Cuddles LE

    That's what I tell the Fenian Bride will be played at hers - in the unlikely event she should predecease me.

    I however have expressed a wish for the coffin to be removed from the church to the sound of East St Louis Toodle-loo by Steely Dan. A recording would be fine but I would quite like a street Jazz band if at all possible.

    Going in, I will of course have a lone piper, covered by a crack marksman. He will be under strict orders to shoot the piper if at any time he even looks like breaking into that bloody awful "Highland Cathedral"!