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I Find Emotion In Music

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    Shivers

    The subject says it all.. I get shivers when I listen to a song that speaks to me. Mostly orchestral music does this to me. And I'm not talking about just classical music. Film scores or just any other composition can make my cheeks hot. Sometimes I'll listen to a really good...
    unomassacara unomassacara 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2013

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    Away

    I put the headphones on and go to youtube. I can listen for hours to a variety of music. The more I listen, the further I am taken away from the grind of the day. For me, to get lost in the music, the words and the emotion is where I can find my inner peace.
    Clearthoughts Clearthoughts 51-55, M Jun 16, 2012

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    Favourite Song

    My faaaaav song at the moment defs has to be..... Skinny love- birdy Could listen to it all day Give it a listen If you can Goooooooosebumps
    Carly1992 Carly1992 18-21, F Aug 10, 2013

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    I'm taking quotes from songs

    and piecing them together, making my feelings appear on paper. I'm going to give it to my boyfriend on the last day of school. I hope he appreciates the time this is taking me. I don't know how to express myself except in music :( music moves me more than my friends do.
    PraiseGod101 PraiseGod101 16-17, F Mar 10

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    I Like A Good Wee Tune,me.

    Music is part of me. It is my spirit. It is my mood. It is empowering. .I absorb - It reaches out- It takes.A sensuous envelope of raw untamed ecstasy. Our soul is as one. It can carry me higher than any drug. It will play constantly till it is a part of me and done, an...
    Pa1nsMcmurdo Pa1nsMcmurdo 41-45, M Sep 1, 2012

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    When I find a song I like, I literally do not take it off repeat until I know all of the lyrics and there's absolutely nothing wrong with that! I'm into almost everything, but I...
    anitamigna anitamigna 18-21, F Oct 12

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    I listen to music quite a bit. Being a DJ, that comes with the territory. Its always a treat when you discover something new and exceptional. I hope you enjoy this as much as I did...
    djtiger djtiger 46-50, M 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Maybe this is all a little crazy But I wanna know if you'd come run away with me Because you are, are thinking about my LOVE Because I, I I'm thinking about your LOVE! And maybe it...
    varjakpaw varjakpaw 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    For some reason, music holds the key to my emotions. Music makes me cry most of the times but that's good for me 'cause i bottle emotions and throw them away. The downside is that...
    eAngeliqueXX eAngeliqueXX 13-15, F Sep 22

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    Music = emotion Music = vision of the earth Music = un contious way of thinking Know what u listen to and don't let the wrong music get to u!!!
    jack3683 jack3683 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 28

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    Somebody, anybody, message me you're favourite songs?! I'm interested in finding new music and I'm into anything :)
    kkp02 kkp02 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 8

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    I find that music in different languages is much more heart-felt. I cannot quite put my finger on it but I do feel this way.
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 9

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    Skullflower- Autumn's trinketsBelieve it or not, I find this music relaxing and mind-cleansing.
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    EP made it even harder to find the right experience to post in since I can no longer see the stories posted in my experiences by default, pfft. Well, it's not like my stories...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M 8 hrs ago

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    I've always known I was a composer, since I can remember and my music is now in more than 200 films and hundreds of TV shows and albums but I was just reminded you are never past...
    hypersex1111 hypersex1111 41-45, M Sep 26

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    Quite a bit of time ago, someone recommended a song for me to listen to. They thought I would like it. I tend to be pretty open-minded even though I am a Christian. I am the type...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Oct 11

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    For reasons unknown, Darren Hayes has always been able to create the music I needed to hear. Now, I know what you’re thinking: She’s just a huge fan! However, it goes deeper...
    Vanaheim Vanaheim 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Sometimes when I can't find the voice to scream, or the tears to cry. I let my music do it for me.. Music knows all emotions
    iamj iamj 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Sometimes when everything seems too much it's nice to find a song that reads your emotions and let's you escape briefly from your problems. Music can be soothing, it can be...
    kisukes kisukes 22-25, M Oct 7

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    Every person have emotions inside of them. Just like me myself and I. I'm the type of person to bottled up my emotions and use other ways to express myself. I express myself...
    msunique1989 msunique1989 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    when I'm having a bad day, I put my slow music on and go to a different place.
    dilmah02 dilmah02 16-17, M 7 hrs ago

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    Eddie Vedder and Ben Harper- Under Pressure cover. I've seen these two perform this song after consuming large amounts of alcohol. Idk how they did it so well. This version isn't...
    Jennerrous Jennerrous 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    None of my friends ever like my music though :/
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Been Listening To This In The Car Today! Great Driving Music! The Who-Meaty Beaty Big & Bouncy
    Darrenj1966 Darrenj1966 46-50, M 3 hrs ago

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    Such medieval music with a twist , love this song ! http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=QxUrxy9A1xw
    MaKogaJeBriga MaKogaJeBriga 36-40, F 2 hrs ago

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    Teardrop - Massive Attack This song was played at a wake of an 18 year old boy who died last week. I wish I could say I knew him, but I never met him. I met his mother this summer...
    norlights3 norlights3 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 22

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    Okay, I play guitar and anyone who really loves playing guitar has a few favorite guitarists, probably one of my favorites is buckethead, he is indescribably talented. And as it...
    Lateralus07 Lateralus07 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 4

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    emotionally defective...? ok so, I'm not the type of person that gets emotional, I try to avoid emotional situations as much as I can and I come off as indifferent and...
    Rainatmidnight97 Rainatmidnight97 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    Music you feed my soul and make me experience strong emotions. You have the ability to move me and free my mind and make me feel at ease and escape from reality for a moment of...
    lifeexperiences20 lifeexperiences20 18-21, M Oct 3

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    I know you aren't supposed to look for the right guy and that he's just supposed to come along but I feel like nothing will happen if I don't look because it hasn't happened before...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 4

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    There is always this all out war of which genre is better....THEN when you pick a genre there is an all out war of who is better in said genre...between the posers, the fakes, the...
    FeelAgain FeelAgain 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 6

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    music just is the best it can change emotions it can motivate people i love music i wonder what the world will be like without it
    liajip liajip 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    People tend to develop an emotional bond with music because when people walk away, music is all that is left.
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    First thing I AM NOT DEAF, and sorry if this is a rude thing to comment on but I wish people that were completely deaf could hear music, not just feel the bass movements.. I know...
    Moniqueismyname1 Moniqueismyname1 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I Love Listening To Music, I Love The Way It Makes Me Feel, I Love The Way Each Song Causes Different Emotions Inside Me, I Love The Way I Can Relate To The Words Each Artists...
    Insomnia101 Insomnia101 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My wife has been emotionally abusing me for about 9 months. It started when she abandoned our relationship completely when she began training for a figure competition in January...
    deepbreathneeded deepbreathneeded 36-40, M 3 Responses Sep 21

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    I discover more songs on commercials and movies than I do on the radio. It's crazy because I'll hear a little snippet of a song and somehow manage to find it on YouTube or...
    aja6693 aja6693 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    I've endured. I've survived. I'd like to thank the following: God (for protecting me and seeing me through) Friends & family (for being the listening ears when I was trying to sort...
    NotFiction NotFiction 31-35, F 4 Responses Oct 9

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    Mary the victim was my predator. She tries to act like she never is at fault by making me the villain. The only reason she has to hate me is because I betrayed her a single time...
    FunnyLookingCorpse FunnyLookingCorpse 18-21 a week ago

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    I've found that I can get a "fake high" from some pieces of music. I've even found that if i play some specific songs in a specific order I get a numb/paralyzed feeling around my...
    Highlander32 Highlander32 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    "Feeling the weight of unseen chains This routine is growing thin It's a narrow path that we walk And the walls are closing in, caving in Is there room still for us to grow...
    crandall71 crandall71 41-45, M Sep 21

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    I have a boyfriend I have been with for nearly 4 years. At the start of our relationship he made me feel so loved and was so caring. But then he started being shady he'd lie to me...
    lon12 lon12 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 21

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    I love music because I can relate to it, feel it, sing it, dance to it. I feel so free when I listen to it, as if I have no worries or anything. It gives me motivation and makes me...
    ExoKimmy12 ExoKimmy12 13-15, F Sep 23

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    Its almost like I rediscovered the power of music in my life. The songs that I grew up with, new hits from the radio. Touching lyrics that I had no idea about until I am living...
    myyself myyself 46-50, M Oct 11

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    Anything by Tom waits or Johnny cash are my go to music when feeling emotional :)
    papercastles papercastles 22-25, F a week ago

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    It helps keep my mind off of things, I've noticed singing is a really great way to let out your emotions and whatnot. Music just, it's just...Whoo..
    Justjonathan Justjonathan 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    While music's effect on the brain's dopamine, cortisol, serotonin and oxytocin have been discussed and studied much, I'm not sure how much people have considered the effects of...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M Sep 24

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