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The Greatest Depressing Albums of All Time

List Criteria: anything with a sign of hope don't count; one album per artist; THE SMITHS AREN'T DEPRESSING!!

WARNING: Do not listen to any of these albums if you're dealing with the loss of a family member or recovering from a long-term break up. These are certain to push you to the edge!
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    Bob Dylan

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    Cat Power

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    Joy Division

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    Faith The Cure

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    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

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    Neil Young

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    Beck Hansen

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    Lou Reed

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    Blur

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    Big Star

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    Red House Painters

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    Bruce Springsteen

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    added by rockboy Nick Drake

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    added by Kyle Townsend Alice in Chains

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    new! Jar of Flies

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    Radiohead

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    Suede

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    Elliott Smith

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    Geek the Girl Lisa Germano

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    Godspeed You! Black Emperor

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    Will Oldham

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    John Lennon

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    Over Peter Hammill

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    Jerry Cantrell

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    Scenes From the Second Storey The God Machine

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    Nico

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    Eels

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