A war song is a musical composition that relates to war , or a society 's attitudes towards war. They may be pro-war , anti-war , or simply a description of everyday life during war times. There is also a miscellaneous category of recruiting songs, anti-pacifist songs, complaints about mess rations, excessive drilling and so on. Many national anthems are either a call to arms, or a celebration of military victories and past glories.
Some anti-war songs lament some aspects of war, while others satirize war. Most promote peace in some form, while others sing out against specific armed conflicts. Still others depict the physical and psychological destruction that warfare causes to soldiers, innocent civilians, and humanity as a whole. Many of these songs are considered protest songs , and some have been embraced by war-weary people, various peace movements , and peace activists. Apart from the various genres of modern music, some traditional and contemporary folk songs reflect the futile efforts of war and the attitudes of objectors prior to the major wars of the 20th century. Some of these include:. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article includes a list of references , but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations.
Songs of War
When you mix classic rock and songs about war, you expect plenty of songs about Vietnam. How could you not? In honor of all those who served and continue to serve, here are the Top 10 Songs About War and its consequences. The song tells the story of a World War I soldier who has lost his eyes, ears, mouth and limbs. However, his mind remains intact, leaving him a prisoner in what remains of his body. There are few songs more associated with the Vietnam conflict than this sarcastic sing-along, one of the Top 10 Songs About War. Apparently, in the course of two years, public opinion on the war had changed drastically enough for the label to acquiesce.
Songs of War is a thirty-episode fantasy animation series directed by David that started on 23rd November This massive project has been in the works for years, and the Script of all three Season is finished. Visit the Songs of War Wiki for more informations! Release: November 23, The episode begins with a narration by Thalleous Sendaris telling the story of the land of Ardonia and The Great War between the four Ardoni clans and the combined forces of the Nether and the Voltaris. While the war initially went poorly for the Ardoni, an Ardoni named Achillean Nestoris led his people to victory and fought the leader of the Voltaris, Ingressus. During the final battle, both Achillean and Ingressus were slain. Thalleous reads this story to a human named Hawken , who insists the Voltaris have returned and are on Mt. Thalleous and Hawkken travel to the mountain to investigate but are attacked by the Voltaris, led by Tygren. Hawken dies defending Thalleous, who narrowly escapes Tygren and retreats from Mt. Watch on YouTube.