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I Am Disappointed With Mainstream Music

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    I try to appreciate all types of music and I'm not one of those people who will bash anyone's music taste because everyone is entitled to their own opinion and I'm pretty open...
    wayyfarer wayyfarer 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    Me Too. - I'm really tired of Gangsta Rap. Same thing goes with off-key singing, which apparently started with Mary J. Blige, and spread like wildfire. It makes my ears wince, if...
    scuzzi scuzzi 46-50, M Nov 18, 2010

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    Today's Mainstream Music - I am very disappointed in today's mainstream music. Much of it is fake and overly processed.
    emipurple emipurple 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 4, 2013

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    WTF - What is going with music. Why do I have to search for good music on m own. Mainstream music is terrible. Is it me?
    ketbull ketbull 31-35, M 4 Responses Nov 22, 2008

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    I'm not really disappointed with mainstream music, but I am disappointed with the attitudes of people who listen to mainstream music. These people lack passion and a true love for...
    acidxxxfire acidxxxfire 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    Must of Been Born In the Wrong Decade - The music I listen to is all from my parents generation. I love acts such as the Rolling Stones, The Faces, Led Zeppelin, Humble Pie, Deep...
    tiggles tiggles 22-25, F 9 Responses Jun 20, 2009

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    A Stagnation In Current Music - Usually, there is a musical genre or 2 that define each decade (60's psychedelic, 70's hard rock & ugh...disco, 80's new wave & metal/hardcore/punk...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 3, 2011

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    This sounds pretty pathetic but without my music I'd eventually just stop. Is stop everything. At some point I'd just need to escape something. It could be pain, stress, annoying...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    One thing I can't go without. I'm very diverse with my music. True music lovers like more than one type of music. I have to blast my music! I really adore alternative and indie...
    BellaBeast BellaBeast 18-21, F 7 Responses Apr 5

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    Music is one of the only things that truly understands me no matter what mood I am in. I would not be the person I am today without music, its been there when nobody else could be...
    YoungOldSoul47 YoungOldSoul47 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I grew up with older music and it had helped me appreciate a good tune. Music if it's done right becomes timeless
    AnonymousPet AnonymousPet 31-35, M Mar 21

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    I love rock and metal music so much! I can not go one day without my music. It calms me down and makes me in a good mood.
    EmoGirl1237 EmoGirl1237 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I love music. I don't think I can live without it. Music is my escape. As soon as I put on my headphones, the world disappears.
    laubrown1 laubrown1 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    Of course -- I don't play any instruments... and I don't sing. But late at night, when I can't sleep (which happens many nights), I like to use GarageBand to make what I like to...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Can't go wrong with country music :)
    Lisalocket1225 Lisalocket1225 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 23

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    I always imagined if I ever am pregnant in my life that surround sound will fill my home with classical music.
    alexandraisabelle alexandraisabelle 22-25, F Mar 27

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    Ya can never go wrong with country music <3
    16countrygirl 16countrygirl 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 27

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    Just hit me with any music. I'll hearth the ones i really like :3
    Oti91 Oti91 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    If you are familiar with my music go ahead and listen. If not it doesn't hurt to try :) last song got 130 plays, lets get 130 more :) http://m.soundcloud.com/kaltiny/basement...
    slimvince slimvince 18-21, M Apr 7

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    I thought I had finally got over my OCD with replaying music
    CEB32 CEB32 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    You love music that is outside the mainstream in one way or another. You're not big on mainstream fare. The types of music you tend to gravitate toward are metal, rock, alternative...
    codait codait 16-17, F Apr 6

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    I am currently attempting to create a cd which will be used as a teaching aid in discussing the history and development of Goth Rock and its influence on other genres to my father...
    CarthAnne CarthAnne 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I hate how I have to defend what music I listen to. It shouldn't be a debate or a battle trying to defend your self. It shouldn't be about if someone thinks the bands are posers or...
    MorbidRainbow MorbidRainbow 13-15, F Apr 5

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    "Don't Do Me Like That" ... Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Spring 1980 ... The first baseball game of the season is finally here ... after four weeks of a lot of running, the...
    midnighttrain61 midnighttrain61 51-55, M 3 days ago

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    When I listen to music (Ray Charles) especially idk it's something about his voice. But in her real music keeps my same idk what I would without it.
    browneyedgirl10 browneyedgirl10 22-25, F 34 mins ago

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    All my life music has been important to me. When I was younger I'd stick to nickelodeon soundtracks and country. When I hit twelve my mom was flipping through radio stations and...
    Asadpenguin Asadpenguin 18-21, M 35 mins ago

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    I love music. I like to spend nights sitting in the dark listening to music. I love all kinds of music from metal to techno, especially sad songs.
    WithoutHope00 WithoutHope00 22-25, M 19 mins ago

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    I love the sound of Judas Priest in the morning. Along deserted avenues Steam begins to rise The figures primed and ready Prepared for quick surprise He's watching for a sign...
    NotQuiteRite NotQuiteRite 51-55, M 10 hrs ago

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    Out to dinner with an old friend one night and the waitress stopped by to bring me my next Jameson and she stopped and asked us each what was our favorite album of all time.My...
    thoughtsthatstray thoughtsthatstray 41-45, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I maybe a bit young but i want to know what it feels like to be in 70s, 80s and 90s (especially the music. Woot woot)
    NicoleDelaCruuz NicoleDelaCruuz 16-17, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I like a wide range of music ... Like it would really take forever for me to list them!
    irrelevantex irrelevantex 13-15, F 9 hrs ago

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    I love all types of music!
    iWearPantiesToo iWearPantiesToo 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    I would love to go to a music festival (never been to any), especially now that summer is coming!
    klaudt klaudt 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Trap music is my life. I love it. When the beat drops you get such a rush. It's addicting like a drug. 😂💀😊
    TwdFireflyy TwdFireflyy 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    May It Be - Enyahttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOykCYDMKBsMay it be an evening starShines down upon youMay it be when darkness fallsYour heart will be trueYou walk a lonely roadOh...
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    What would I do without your smart mouth? Drawing me in, and you kicking me out You've got my head spinning, no kidding, I can't pin you down What's going on in that beautiful mind...
    QueenS0fia QueenS0fia 36-40, F 3 hrs ago

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    For example, ten minutes can't go past without you brushing my thoughts That's fourteen forty a day so I'll say a hundred and forty four times I think about you or something like...
    g0ne g0ne 13-15, F 15 hrs ago

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    Sanvean by Dead Can DanceWARNING... Only listen if you think your ready... close your eyes and let go... moments of clarity await... hear your heart beat... and let time stand...
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Beautiful Disaster - Kelly Clarkson http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iqIPLkZ50yE He drowns in his dreams, an exquisite extreme I know He's as damned as he seems and more Heaven...
    Cherbelle Cherbelle 41-45, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    She's beautiful as usual with bruises on her ego and the killer instinct tells her to be aware of evil men. And that's what you get for falling again you can never get him out of...
    ellieJD ellieJD 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    Life1sinteresting Life1sinteresting 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 18

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    Have been praying for last tow months for something and was very confident about it and when i was just about to achieve that comfort, its just not finished in my favor like it...
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    (Another piece from my old profile that I was fortunately to find. Hope you like it.) I consider myself a lover of music and this leads to an element of snobbery on my part...
    PoeticTorture PoeticTorture 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 20

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    I like foreign soundtrack music, particularly by Yoko Kanno. I like Japanese music, italian music, french music, old jazz music, piano music, classical, opera, indie music, choral...
    BeingInMonochrome BeingInMonochrome 16-17 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I have loved music since a very young age. Singing is one of my passions! I also love listening to music exclusively. To me, lyrics give a song meaning, but the music has to reach...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M Mar 19

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    I have a friend that an audiophile and he very strict on audio quality. He introduce me to lossless music which is a compression method for music to ensure no quality is lost from...
    ChillyWilly82 ChillyWilly82 31-35, M Mar 20