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I Am Sensitive to Music

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    Magic

    Music is something so special and complex we as humans still have no idea. The power of music can bring back memories. It can communicate ideas and feelings with or without words. Music contains so much more information than any language can even describe. The right kind o music...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2009

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    Music

    I've always been fasinated by music since I was a child. The fuzz solo on Donovan's Hurdy Gurdy Man really got my attention when I first heard it. So did Beck's Bolero when I first heard it. Now that I can actually play you put me in with a group of good musicians and the mind...
    StarWanderer StarWanderer 56-60, M Nov 3, 2011

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    All Music All The Time, Everywhere.

    I love listening to music, i do it at least 12 hours every day. I bring my ipod everywhere i go, i have songs for every mood. Music helps me to attempt to control my moodswings so that my colleagues wont have to deal with another mood every hour.It calms me down, it cheers me up...
    Sataniv Sataniv 22-25, M 3 Responses Jan 22, 2010

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    Musics Speaks To Me

    I can enjoy almost any kinds of music. I have wonderful lineage(excuse me if I may sound proud) in lined with good singers.And two of them made it to be known in this world of Music.And I find myself lucky to be introduced to all genre and have a tasteof the beauty of reaching...
    ladyryan ladyryan 41-45, F Nov 6, 2011

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    Hymn For The Children - B J H

    if you love music, classic rock .. check this song out .. you will love itTheir spirits soar on highThey wing with birds that float on byYour love and mineTheir spirits with the breezeThat gently plays the summer leavesYour love and mineLife is a bird in the skyLife is the breeze...
    STORMBRINGER72 STORMBRINGER72 36-40, M 2 Responses May 23, 2011

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    Why Music?

    Yeah, I know I could google this topic and find all kinds of standard information and theories, but I'd rather look for insights from other EP kooks like myself. ;) So then, considering the most basic human animal pleasures, it seems an evolutionary cause and purpose is mandatory...
    ericforman66 ericforman66 36-40, M 3 Responses May 7, 2011

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    Be Yourself - Audio Slave

    Be Yourself lyricsSomeone falls to pieces, sleeping all aloneSomeone kills the pain, spinning in the silenceTo finally drift awaySomeone gets excitedIn a chapel yard and catches a bouquetAnother lays a dozen, white roses on a graveYeah and to be yourself is all that you can doHey...
    STORMBRINGER72 STORMBRINGER72 36-40, M Jun 24, 2011

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    Barrage Of Emotion

    When I hear music it's as if my soul gets lost in it. It makes me feel sad at times. Happy and full of joy at other times. Music has a way of transporting me to a place of pain and sorrow but ironically it can also lift me from that place and take me to a place of extreme bliss...
    sexxydiva sexxydiva 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 24, 2012

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    Makes Me Cry...

    sometimes music can cause me to tear up and then the flood gates open. i feel it so deep inside i instantly burst into tears. i can't help it. i have been that way always, even as a child watching Jesus Christ Superstar. I feel it to the core. i have never been to the opera but i...
    spaceygracey spaceygracey 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 29, 2012

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    It Tells Me To Go Fast !

    When I go downhill longboard, I use to walk up the hill till I'm on top and I do some stretching. I relax, I think.. and then I put some hard and fast music on.(This habit made me think about a downhill playlist.)The sound makes me feel strong and I can feel my blood bubbling.. I...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M Nov 24, 2012

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    When My Mind's Gone - Mott The Hoople

    When my mind's gone All I do is sit and think And the days go by I don't remember anything And yesterday becomes tomorrow And I can see the day after tomorrow I can even see next year When my mind's gone When my mind's gone And the time goes fast And the shadows fly away If...
    STORMBRINGER72 STORMBRINGER72 36-40, M 1 Response May 12, 2012

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    Goosebumps

    I think everyone is sensitive to music, but only few people can actually FEEL the music. I drive down the road and I hear the first few bars of a song play and, if it hits me, goosebumps flare up all over my body. When that voice starts to sing...I can't help but feel my spirit...
    BillyCistra BillyCistra 22-25, M 7 Responses Aug 5, 2010

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    The script - Nothing

    if u didnt listen to this one yet.. you should .. trust me on that Am I better off dead Am I better off a quitter They say I'm better off now Than I ever was with her As they take me to my local down the street I'm smiling but I'm dying trying not to drag my feet They say a few...
    STORMBRINGER72 STORMBRINGER72 36-40, M Mar 17, 2011

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    Music Speaks

    Music speaks,I'm sure it does,Know it does,Changes my mood,Gives me a lift,When I'm down,It helps me up.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 14, 2011

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    Start the Waterworks

    Most of the music I like, pretty much soft rock with good lyrics, makes me cry these days. The music itself doesn't help, but it's mostly the lyrics that make me think about stuff. Songs about love/relationships are bad, and that accounts for a lot of songs. Any song about saying...
    Trapt Trapt 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 18, 2008

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    They Say Music Soothes the ...

    They say music soothes the heart of the savage beast. Well, it's true, although I wouldn't put Bob Marley playing if I was being attacked by a great White Shark...
    numisiro numisiro 36-40, M Jul 11, 2008

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    Yes. Music stirs up strong emotions,

    some songs touch a heart string so much I'll sob. It's almost a form of torture, to the point where I'm "please just turn that off" because I really can't take it!
    AngelofPink AngelofPink 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Dance With Me

    So I been playing this tune on guitar for years right ever since my ears peeped it from an Earl Klugh album I was like yes yes yes I need to play that...so I spent a while applying my chops to Earls rendition until I got happy with the results - and I've been playing this on and...
    8FOOTDREAD 8FOOTDREAD 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 15, 2010

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    Just Like Snoopy

    Does anyone remember watching Charlie Brown? If Schroeder was playing something upbeat and happy, Snoopy would dance joyfully on the piano. If he switched to playing something sad, Snoopy would stop dancing and bury his head in his arms, sobbing. Well I can tell you all, I am...
    Brightblueeyes Brightblueeyes 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2008

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    JJ Cale

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qVj6QBhdmiw&list=LLxi5I_VtPFLvtd2YHtwkq_A
    sharpTresHombre sharpTresHombre 41-45, M Aug 7, 2013

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    Baby Can I Hold You ... ( Sigh... V__v )

    Baby Can I Hold Youby:Tracy Chapman Sorry Is all that you can't say Years gone by and still Words don't come easily Like sorry like sorry Forgive me Is all that you can't say Years gone by and still Words don't come easily Like forgive me forgive me But you can say...
    Satinne Satinne 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2011

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    I sure am. ...

    I sure am. Depending on what mood I am in, depends on what I listen to. I love music of all kinds and can feel every emotion possible listening to certian songs. I believe we all can.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 11, 2008

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    i Feel What Is Being Felt I...

    i feel what is being felt in the song. if it's a sad song, i feel sad. if it's happy, i feel happy. Hopeful's my favorite because it gives me hope to go on and do what i'm doing...^_^
    thedreamisover thedreamisover 18-21, F Jul 11, 2008

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    I'm Not Your Baby - Music: U2, Lyrics: Bono Performed With Sinead O' Conner

    Music: U2, Lyrics: BonoPerformed with Sinead O' ConnerIt's a beautiful day today Everything is going my way Even the words are doing what I say Oh babe...got to get away To be impossible Isn't that difficult In the city you're invisible When you come from a small town...
    STORMBRINGER72 STORMBRINGER72 36-40, M May 10, 2012

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    Not Good, Not Good At All

    I bring my iTouch to work these days.  I have some speakers that I play it through.  I only got it at Christmas, so most of the music I have in the playlist is very recent.  I also have a nano but it doesn't have the same playlist as my Touch.  I ran out of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 9, 2009

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    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Feb 27, 2011

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    Tuned By the Tunes.

    It was only recently that I discovered that some people listen to music because they like the sound of the music. This knowledge might well have saved me from an unfortunate period in my teenage years where I looked down on people who liked what I thought was crass music. ...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 23, 2007

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    Does Music Make You Lose Control?

    I definitely love music, it's basically what helps me to think of other things and usually try to make me feel better.I know this is going to sound strange but whenever I listen to songs I love(that are usually hard rock) I really get into them and want to punch everything I see...
    TideToGo TideToGo 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 23, 2010

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    A Bubble

    With some songs, I will cry right there.
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal 18-21, F Jan 10, 2008

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    A Bit Different

    Music always makes me feel emotional, in a good way of course. It could be a very heavy song, or a soft romantic one, either way I will still feel inspired. Unlike the rest of the planet, though, I listen to soundtracks of movies, shows, and video games instead of bands. By...
    Bbrawl Bbrawl 18-21 Jul 25, 2009

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    Musical, Emotional Me

    I am a flautist as well as a church choir singer.  I have been known to break into tears or get suddenly hyper all depending on the song.  Music is a great healer.  It makes you face things, but gives you the courage to move on.
    meghanmcgee meghanmcgee 18-21 1 Response Jul 11, 2008

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    Pick a Genre, Any Genre

    I cannot define myself by any certain type of music but I can tell you they each affect me differently. Metal motivates me and perhaps even inspires a bit of competition and aggression in my spirit which is good for business. Rock-n-Roll always makes me feel at home. Most Pop...
    AbbyNormal AbbyNormal 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 13, 2007

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     Music Is Fantastic. ...

     Music is fantastic. I couldn't live without it!
    hvic hvic 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11, 2008

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    Yes, very much so.  Mu...

    Yes, very much so.  Music defines my moods, my life.  I always listen to the words.   It may not be an artist I would normally listen to, but if the words touch my heart and soul,, it's a great feeling.
    justANNIE justANNIE 46-50, F Jul 11, 2008

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    Feel Silly Sometimes...

    i feel silly sometimes, because i get sooooo swept up in music, to a point where the world ceaces to exist.  i have gotten odd looks on many occasions when i "came back" at the end of a song. i just fly away on and in it, no other way to explain it. ...
    SunnyKris SunnyKris 26-30, F Aug 27, 2007

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    The God of Music

      I went to buy a stereo at this high end music store. I must have worn some better then usual threads because he said “I have a great system for you.”  He took me into a special sound room and placed a Master Recording on this beautiful Bang & Olufsen...
    Dewduster Dewduster 66-70, M 3 Responses Mar 7, 2009

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    Maybe too sensitive at times. I take things too personally and am upset easily by people I invest a lot of myself into. I don't know when caring too much became such a negative...
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    i think i am a HSP. i wasnt sure to begin with but my friend took me through a test and apparently i am. for example, i flinch to loud bands and noises. i have a very sensitive...
    Mistygosa Mistygosa 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    And when I say sensitive, I mean uber sensitive. Lol. Eeevveerrrything makes me cry. Back in the day, I'd cry when I heard the ice cream truck. I still cry when I hear music...
    Drechavo Drechavo 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 27

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    I don't listen to the raps that have profanity, vulgarity, hate, condescension, etc. I am sensitive to that type of talk, but I don't hate it or those rappers. There are words...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Jun 27

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    Words can not describe how much I love music but I'm gonna try. Let me just say all I wear is band shirts you will almost always see me with headphones on I'm always singing and...
    DarkRun421 DarkRun421 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I have always felt that I experience more emotional pain than others, but I used to think of this as a character flaw rather than an inborn trait. When I was in middle school, I...
    kaylie2323 kaylie2323 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I am trying to help introduce my boyfriend to some new music. He likes classic rock. He really loves Journey. However he also likes Aerosmith, The Beatles, Bon Jovi, and others...
    virginiamarie94 virginiamarie94 18-21, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    The music I listen to isn't really all that wordy... it's just music. (No lyrics) But if people could hear the music the same way I did, maybe people would understand me better. :T...
    dinorap1 dinorap1 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    You ever listen to music so long your head starts to hurt after a while ? If so you need a lyfe . Wow such plot twist . Much music . Such jk.
    Lonurstonurdoge Lonurstonurdoge 13-15, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    Well, I know this is different but I have been more of a rap fan for awhile and the label "strange music" is by far my favorite! :) But I do like other stuff I just really like...
    angelw1698 angelw1698 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    It's a gift and a curse. My sensitivity and big heart helps others but can hurt me in return. Too many people out there take advantage of it. Being so sensitive is in my opinion...
    Alyssa5977 Alyssa5977 13-15, F 9 Responses 6 days ago

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    "Snowblind Friend" - Steppenwolf. Such a sensitive song and so sad
    quietlysensual quietlysensual 61-65, M Jul 7

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    Sensitive doesn't mean you weep and swoon over anything and everything. when you are sensitive, it means you have the ability and habit of perceiving and noting the smallest...
    waterflame waterflame 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 7

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    Because I'm sensitive it ruins my relationship. I'm a high maintenance girlfriend, but not without reason. All my life, no one has made me feel secure about their love for me. I'm...
    Mynameisolivia Mynameisolivia 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 25