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Ultraviolence (Post-release thread & poll)


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Poll: What are your favourite songs on Ultraviolence? (673 member(s) have cast votes)

What are your favourite songs on Ultraviolence?

  1. Cruel World (259 votes [7.13%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.13%

  2. Ultraviolence (259 votes [7.13%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.13%

  3. Shades Of Cool (279 votes [7.68%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.68%

  4. Voted Brooklyn Baby (341 votes [9.38%])

    Percentage of vote: 9.38%

  5. West Coast (313 votes [8.61%])

    Percentage of vote: 8.61%

  6. Sad Girl (199 votes [5.47%])

    Percentage of vote: 5.47%

  7. Pretty When You Cry (202 votes [5.56%])

    Percentage of vote: 5.56%

  8. Voted Money Power Glory (230 votes [6.33%])

    Percentage of vote: 6.33%

  9. Voted Fucked My Way Up To The Top (201 votes [5.53%])

    Percentage of vote: 5.53%

  10. Voted Old Money (299 votes [8.23%])

    Percentage of vote: 8.23%

  11. The Other Woman (113 votes [3.11%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.11%

  12. Voted Black Beauty (244 votes [6.71%])

    Percentage of vote: 6.71%

  13. Guns and Roses (70 votes [1.93%])

    Percentage of vote: 1.93%

  14. Voted Florida Kilos (316 votes [8.69%])

    Percentage of vote: 8.69%

  15. Is This Happiness (143 votes [3.93%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.93%

  16. Voted Flipside (167 votes [4.59%])

    Percentage of vote: 4.59%

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#1041 OFFLINE   Luc

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Posted 22 July 2017 - 01:11 PM

For me, Ultraviolence is her masterpiece. Timeless record..


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Posted 22 July 2017 - 01:22 PM

Is this happiness has grown on me and it may be my favorite song of all time
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Posted 06 August 2017 - 01:41 AM

Ultraviolence will always be THE album don't @ me


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#1044 OFFLINE   West Coast

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Posted 06 August 2017 - 01:52 AM

also, side note:

occasionally, after hearing these songs for the umpteenth time, after all these years, i still am just now noticing certain stems in the instrumentals of songs

when will rick nowels


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Posted 06 August 2017 - 01:57 AM

this cheap album...

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Posted 06 August 2017 - 01:59 AM

i love jokes


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Posted 11 August 2017 - 10:41 PM

I was listening to Shades of Cool under a tree yesterday. It's been too long :xcry:


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Posted 18 August 2017 - 04:45 AM

There was a time we didnt have UV


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Posted 25 September 2017 - 08:01 PM

I still fail to understand why is Cruel World named like that and not "Crazy" or something like that (the title would be basic af but it would make sense lmao). But it's a very nice title and the song is one of the best in UV along with Brooklyn Baby, Shades of Cool, Old Money and Black Beauty. My second favorite Lana song :oprah: 


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#1050 OFFLINE   thatsomason

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Posted 25 September 2017 - 08:38 PM

I still fail to understand why is Cruel World named like that and not "Crazy" or something like that (the title would be basic af but it would make sense lmao). But it's a very nice title and the song is one of the best in UV along with Brooklyn Baby, Shades of Cool, Old Money and Black Beauty. My second favorite Lana song :oprah:

Iโ€™ve always loved song titles that arenโ€™t used as lyrics in the song, like Old Money and Cruel World. they give an atmosphere, an added layer to the song
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Posted 25 September 2017 - 08:45 PM

Iโ€™ve always loved song titles that arenโ€™t used as lyrics in the song, like Old Money and Cruel World. they give an atmosphere, an added layer to the song

Can't argue with that. Also I'd like to know why she chose those titles


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#1052 OFFLINE   Lona Delery

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Posted 25 September 2017 - 08:51 PM

Can't argue with that. Also I'd like to know why she chose those titles

Cruel World because there was a "It's a cruel, cruel world" in the demo

Old Money because it sums up the song in 2 words

it's really not rocket science, it's the same as wondering why the book "the da vinci code" is called like that


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#1053 OFFLINE   Lana Rey Loreen

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Posted 25 September 2017 - 09:19 PM

We all love her best album


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Posted 21 October 2017 - 12:30 AM

Brooklyn Baby is winning so far. Taste is winning so far.

 

Yep, I think it's better than Cruel World. Cruel World is very energetic/aggressive and the intrumental is my favorite from the album, but there's a lot more substance in Brooklyn Baby. The lyrics, the soft/happy guitar+drums, Lana's vocals... It puts me in such a good mood. Honeymoon wishes. 


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Posted 21 October 2017 - 12:45 AM

i'm waiting aimlessly for a movie where the woman is being cheated on her lowlife man so she's listening to cruel world while she's drinking and crying with smudged mascara as she tries to slip a short red dress and decides from now on she's going out and start to have fun, sleep with her bf's best friends and mistresses so that way she robs the fucker of everything and he finds himself with no-one to turn to  :creep:

 

you can write a dark chick flick with lana's lyrics, i'd actually want to see stuff like this. i've thought about this a lot  :creep:  


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Posted 27 October 2017 - 10:14 AM


How the hell is this thread so short compared to the LFL album? I mean it's just always so talked about on this forum but the posts just sort of spread thin. Still solid work. I'm waiting for the weather to just die down, but right now the music just lends to the atmosphere over here and it's just perfect 


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Posted 08 November 2017 - 11:49 PM

Flipside is the song we needed but didn't deserve

 

same with Is This Happiness, Old Money, Florida Kilos, and The Other Woman. Y'all missin out frontloadin the album to hell n backk


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Posted 09 November 2017 - 01:07 AM

edit: lol forget that.

 

guns and roses is best song on this album. 



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Posted 16 November 2017 - 01:26 PM

I don't know if it has already been discussed here or not (because I wasn't even a fetus newbie here when UV was released), but do we have any idea what Brooklyn Baby might have sounded like if Lou Reed would be featured in it? I think it's so fantastic as it is and can't really imagine it getting any better, but what if Lou Reed would have made it even better..? Or did it have a completely different sound before the passed away? Did it have a different name?

What do we know? :party:


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Posted 17 November 2017 - 05:20 AM

I don't think he was set to feature on it, I thought she was just meeting him to play it for him. I could be wrong tho
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