We are like the couple on the video, i cry every time i watch it! This song says anything and everything there is to say about what it's like to loose your father. For me, September is the month my father died. Hope that just means the live footage and not the interviews. Although it made me cry until my eyes hurt and turned purple and absolutly loved it! He had raised me and my little sis since we were kids. Billie Joe didn't always wear eye makeup, either, chalk that one up to fellow pop artists Good Charlotte. Is this the protagonist of the story? Such a magical song with so much feeling. God, what is it with trackies tucked into their socks? I guess Im just tired of these teeny boppers boosting up this band just because of one hot or not so hot guy.
It cuts back to the girlfriend again, where she is crying. The song is about his fathers death. It's so sweet and kinda sad. Expect this song to be in as many romantic comedies as Greed Day can get it in, so they can reap in the royalties. Every time I hear this song I think of the sacrifices made by he and his crew, as well as every man and woman who has served, who gave up so much to stop oppression. The lightness of the sound of the bells at the end, and the simplicity of the repetitive guitar riffs, paired so well with the heaviness that this song represents like loss or grief or endings, or however you interpret it.
How can people subject their ears to this horrible junk. The video then shows the boyfriend in battle in being ambushed by insurgents. The video then shows the boyfriend in battle in Iraq being ambushed by insurgents. I talk to him almost everyday but it's still hard. Billie Joe looks so torn at the end, its really emo.
In the scene where soldiers are attacked by enemy bombs, you see a soldier being hit and jumping in the air. The music stops and it shows the lad sat outside their house and the girl storms out and starts shouting. Jimmy what they don't want to hear, but inevitably that's what they were going for to begin with, and that's the twist of the whole thing. . I love it so much. I would die for it. This song for me represents the loss of a loved one.
But I didnt this year! When people says stuff that is like so wrong and so far from the truth. It's better than all the trash they play on the radio anymore. I hope you move on okay. Anyone who claims that this band is the best has obviously sufferd massive head trauma. Personally, I was expecting a little more from this one, conisidering the song was what turned me on to Green Day in the first place, it's still a great vid. Anyone seen the jesus of suburbia video? I also love Billi Joe and want to have his children. September is also the month of mourning for the United States, which on the 11th remember the victims of the Twin Towers.
Like the rest of the videos from the album , was the director. This track makes me weep everytime it's aired on radio. It was nothing short of amazing. Ive got a funny teacher so its not too bad lol. The family love story behind the lyrics The song describes September as a moment of transition.
The lyrics go into each other brilliantly, once you work out the story and listen to the lyrics, its a good album. Insomniac and Nimrod are their best original albums in my opinion Non original referring to my favourite, Shenanigans, which is B-Sides and Covers. But dont get me wrong im not defending the anti war side because im very much pro war and dare i say it, i support alot of what bush stands for. Every time i hear i cry. Then they interview him about 'Wake Me Up When September Ends'. U know some one knows there stuff on Green Day. It shows a whole sweet other side of Green Day.
I've always liked it but I never saw it as a highlight of the live show, or even American Idiot, but I was absolutely speechless after the performance at Brixton. It's the shock of the news is what makes us act out in ways other than how we truly feel. As for me, I think this song is so beautifully written, it might not be very deep or philosophical, but I just think it's so poetic. I absolutly heart Biilie Joe!! If Greenday was a religion I'm sure a good percent of the world would be in it. I like this song, it's an alright song. Wake Me Up When September Ends has never had such personal meaning to me before, but now I will always think of Daddy whenever I hear it. The girl obviously knows what horror war is and urges him not to go, when he refuses, she yells and lets him go.
I am a woman and I am not against people figting for their country, but to me I see the video as a girl who loves someone and is upset because he is going away to war and he could die and she may never see him again. Green Day lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong wrote this about his father, who died of cancer in September,1982. Here comes the rain again, Falling from the stars; Drenched in my pain again, Becoming who we are. However in 2007 Evan Rachel Wood got engaged to Marilyn Manson, although between the two there is an age difference of 18 years and she was 20 years old at the time. Wake me up, When September ends. I like anything from Black Sabbath Heavy Metal to My Chemical Romance.
This song really did it for me. I'm sorry that his father died, but I bet the money made from this song alone helped to cheer him up a little. This video adds to the anti-war sentiment of the. What this song means is completely subjective because the lyrics are so personal and yet a bit vague so it gives the song a more flexible interpretation but still have an effect on us. Well, outside next doors house really at my ex best mates. I don't understand why the girlfriend got so mad at the boyfriend. As quickly as she came back into my life, she was taken away again.