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I Listen to Folk Metal

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    Like Folk Metal

    Elventie, Turias, Moonsorrow are quite good, iv seen these live, its so alien to traditional metal
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M 5 Responses Sep 18, 2008

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    Happiness Is!

    I think of a number of reasons why I like folk metal. Firstly Its drinking music... Korpiklaani make a number of songs about drinking/merrymaking. I like that and I often drink listening to them. Its party music. Its informal... its like I can imagine folk metal bands...
    Sabi87 Sabi87 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 20, 2009

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    About 2 or 3 years ago,

    I was looking for high energy music to listen to on headphones while exercising, something to really get me pumped up. Of course, anything with pagan themes would suit my preference. So, when I stumbled upon Eluveitie and Arkona, naturally I was blown away by both bands. I...
    UFOsR4real UFOsR4real 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 9

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    Especially Viking Metal

    'Folk Metal' is not something I'd been eager to listen to.  After hearing Equilibrium's 'Blue Im Auge' on youtube, I changed my mind!  (Positively, that is) I haven't listened to a lot of Folk Metal, at all... It seems to be a common trend thesedays, for people to say...
    MeisterWolf MeisterWolf 18-21, M 5 Responses Jun 12, 2010

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    I Just Discovered I Love This!

    I ask everyone to forgive me, but I'm a US-ian whose lived in areas where Metallica and Pantera are thought to the the last words in metal.  (*yawn*).  Some decent stuff, but didn't hit the spot. Several years ago, I was introduced to Deicide, Slayer, etc. ...
    ShaneC ShaneC 26-30, M 3 Responses Apr 13, 2010

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    My Ex Boyfriend's Legacy

    I don't like thinking or talking about my ex boyfriend, and after we broke up I did everything I could to banish everything that reminded me of him out of my life. But folk metal wasn't something I was willing to give up over his stupid a.ss. I love it too much, so I will listen...
    TheRealJade TheRealJade 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 3, 2012

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    Lately I have been listening to Metallica and I have came to realise I quite like heavy metal, I have always been a rock kind of girl but I guess I have a heavy metal side to me. I...
    BeautifulDestruction11 BeautifulDestruction11 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 26

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    My friend and I are starting a metal band, I am writing lyrics and developing guitar parts that include arpeggios and perhaps some weird scales, however i am more focused on guitar...
    AlejandroMontero AlejandroMontero 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 2

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    Well I did grow up listening to Metallica, five finger death punch and avenged sevenfold cx
    ForgottenFantasy ForgottenFantasy 13-15, F Aug 10

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    Ok... I'm 14 and I have grown up listening to heavy metal, I find it funny when my teachers ask me what music I grew up listening to and they are shocked when I list bands like...
    TheOutcastedPurdyGirl TheOutcastedPurdyGirl 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 29

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    Anyone else like to listen to some good heavy metal? I don't listen to it as much anymore, but the feeling it gives me is still priceless. I'll kill you all!!!! Ahhhhhh!!!! D:<...
    OddAdam OddAdam 16-17, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I feel like the metal heads here are few and far between but nothing intrigues me musically like metal does. Listening to Tesseract right now and just saw Animals as Leaders...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 7

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    Support Your Rock/Metal Music It's a shame how the record industry can take bands that have what it takes and just use the hell out them and then when done throw them under the bus...
    hughgohefner hughgohefner 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 6

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    No particular subgenre. Like all other genres I'll only listen to it if it hits my ear the right way. I might agree that the quality is poor, but if it sounds good I'll stand by it...
    Varof Varof 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 26

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    I never liked interrupting people or trying to take control of the conversation and place my opinion forcefully on them. If someone needs to talk just to have listening friend then...
    Culinaryman23 Culinaryman23 22-25, M 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    For some reason I had to listen to Native American music, it make me feel calm. Even when I upset or mad, all I had to plug ear phone and listen to music. It seems weird to me but...
    colonaileen colonaileen 26-30, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    i always listen to others and help them out ;) yet i don't share my personal stuff with them
    regnez regnez 18-21, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Kingdom Come - Symphonic Metal
    darkangellights darkangellights 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I'm listening to slayer what fantastic music 😄
    theluckyduck theluckyduck 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 26

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    A small list of my favorites, some are heavy metal or alternative/symphonic rock ~My Chemical Romance ~Within Temptation ~Evanescence ~Metallica ~Judas Priest ~Motor Head ~Marilyn...
    MikjallFimbultyr MikjallFimbultyr 36-40, M Jul 26

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    Should there be a pantera reunion ? On the one hand you gotta say it's not the same without the greatest metal guitarist ever he wasn't just a band member he was vince's brother...
    Smigger1970 Smigger1970 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 27

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    All i really do is listen to good music all day.
    patches1999 patches1999 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 29

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    In the mood for a little Metallica today....... 
    greeneyedlady72 greeneyedlady72 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    I need some new songs. Any suggestions? I listen to: falling in reverse, of mice and men, issues, few by killswitch engage. Ermmm. Just suggest I'll check them out. I'll need em...
    SelfBattle SelfBattle 13-15, F Jul 30

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    Heavy metal and reflective - Azealia Banks
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F Jul 31

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    Ive been into metal since it first came out. My favorite band are Black Sabbath, Alice Cooper, Ozzy, Metallica, Iron maiden, and Kiss
    wtf49 wtf49 61-65, M 1 Response Aug 4

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    - the clash - sex pistols - misfits - buzzcocks - pink floyd - Rolling Stones - jeff beck - David Bowie - fleetwood mac - frankie goes to Hollywood - queen - talking heads...
    Gabriella20xx Gabriella20xx 16-17, F Aug 7

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    Nirvana, Metallica, Seether, The Offspring, blink-182, Green Day, Sum 41, Foo Fighters, Journey, One Republic, The Fray, Coldplay, Lana Del Rey, Bring Me The Horizon, Weezer, Rise...
    ThatOtherGuy17 ThatOtherGuy17 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 9

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    Listen to the meaning before you judge the screaming
    Pierce7891 Pierce7891 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    A huge fan of Amon Amarth and Cannibal Corpse. I also enjoy Immortal, Decapitated, Behemoth, Sabaton, Dying Fetus, Mutilate the Stilborn. Etc... None if that Nu Metal and Metal...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I've been listening to "By Crooked Steps"-Soundgarden, "Blood"-In This Moment, and "IMN"-Mudvayne
    suxsco suxsco 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    "Pride you took Pride you feel Pride that you felt when you'd kneel Not the word Not the love Not what you thought from above It feeds It grows It clouds all that you will know...
    HowLongWillWeBeWaiting HowLongWillWeBeWaiting 22-25, M Jul 31

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    Been a rock and metal head since a young kid. Started playing guitar at 12 and haven't looked back since :)
    flyboy84 flyboy84 26-30, M Aug 1

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    By how i look you could never tell that im a huge metalhead. But i loveeee it
    megsupermaherio megsupermaherio 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    Metallica- enter sandman http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CD-E-LDc384 XD 👍👍👍👍👍😍😍
    Gabriella20xx Gabriella20xx 16-17, F Aug 4

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    Metallica- enter sandman http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CD-E-LDc384 XD 👍👍👍👍👍😍😍
    Gabriella20xx Gabriella20xx 16-17, F Aug 4

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    Really want a metal collar round my neck I love these sorta things
    sophiebluewolf sophiebluewolf 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    I would love to have a metal collar locked around me. I dont care if it is one of the ones where i can't look down, as long as it shows ownership. I wish it was a perminant one.
    sierrlancer69 sierrlancer69 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    For a few years I have been searching for metal bands that I like, and there are some places from which I have a very short list. These are the only bands I enjoy from such places...
    Varof Varof 18-21, M Aug 7

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    Who thinks that most of the modern metal bands lyrics are ******
    Woudziniska Woudziniska 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    If someone dropped me a message and said they just needed to vent there frustrations on someone, or needed to talk something through ... I would listen with and open heart and help...
    off2heavenIgo off2heavenIgo 13-15 2 Responses Aug 3

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    What can you hear? Sounds of the tv blaring? Listen! What can you hear? People mumbling around you? Listen! What can you hear? A distant dog barking? Listen...
    MistyMoon1 MistyMoon1 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 10

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    My Pastor taught me how to listen. I used to have a great desire to counsel others, in fact it is what I hope to do as a career one day, but I didn't start out too well. My Pastor...
    ThatBrandonGuy ThatBrandonGuy 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I've always try to be a good listener to other people and what they have to say. I really enjoy listening anyways because you learn so much more when you listen then talk. I've...
    jellyrolls34 jellyrolls34 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 3

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    I love to listen to people talk. Everyone has a story, and I love to listen to stories. Not only stories but problems I love to listen to my friend's problems and if they ask for...
    Cherishmiracles Cherishmiracles 18-21, F Aug 7

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    I think a lifetime experience is worth listening,specially with the perspective you only gain over time.To listen is to play with advantage this game called life...specially when...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F Jul 24

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    Well I've listened to this woman, she was having a bit of a problem and it was in a club/pub then she got to know me just by listening and that is a huge experience! After the...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M Jul 29

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    i use to listen to regular music before but it never used to give the feeling gospel music does. it makes me feel happy