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I Listen to Folk Metal

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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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    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 2 Responses Mar 9, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Favorite genre of music. I listen to many types of metal. If you like metal, message me! :]
    thatredheadmetal thatredheadmetal 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    music is my way of expressing the words I'm always too afraid to say .
    imeaniguess000 imeaniguess000 16-17, F Jan 3

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    So after you change your clothes Girl, if you change your mind I'm ready, whatever time It's the beginning of forever You don't have to go Sometimes you just know It's the...
    lockychris lockychris 22-25, M Jan 24

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    Ravishing Grimness - Darkthrone
    Varjo Varjo 16-17, F a week ago

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    infant annihilator lyrics give me a *****
    finallyfoundafuckingusername finallyfoundafuckingusername 16-17 a week ago

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    I am a Metal fan since early 2012. However it looks as if I do not get positive reactions from people, if I get reactions at all, the reactions are rather negative. The people I...
    metalheart2012 metalheart2012 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    Metallica are one of my favourite bands ever! I first discovered them in 1989 as a youngster listening to my older cousins tapes. And Justice For All was their first album I heard...
    cpr87 cpr87 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    it doesn't bother me if its r'n'b or heavy metal I listen to it all if I like the song and the lyrics then I listen to it I find it boring listening to only one genre of music all...
    Paddymarsh92 Paddymarsh92 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I love love Metallica and hard metal yesss turn up let this anger just flow through my ears
    andream45 andream45 13-15, F Jan 6

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    I try to stay away from the hate metal now, but sometimes I give in and use it to tame my mood.
    cbcs cbcs 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    From Baroque, Classical & Romantic to Jazz & Blues, to Rock & Metal, but at the moment I've been listening to a lot of ABBA. Weird, eh? They were an awesome band, so talented and...
    ATrueStory ATrueStory 51-55, M Jan 16

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    I only know maybe 2-3 people who like the same type of music as me.. Every one else says it's weird to listen to this type of music. Then call me weird for listening to this.. At...
    Gamer0808 Gamer0808 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    some bands in particular I like: system of a down, coheed and Cambria, breaking Benjamin, old linkin park, Pantera, Metallica, Chevelle, a day to remember, rise against(might be my...
    RatxInxAxCage RatxInxAxCage 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 22

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    Every so often there's a tune that crosses your mind and if you can find it, you'll play it a few times. We all get this as kids when we listen to chart music! Didn't you ever...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jan 20

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    Anyone here listen to Wildchild or The Be Good Tanyas? :)
    winjj93 winjj93 18-21, M Jan 5

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    I found the Indonesian folklore We We Gombel or "nipple ghost" amusing. if anyone knows anything about else Indonesian or Malaysian horror folklore please comment. :)
    PetiteChica PetiteChica 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    Metallica's best songs, in no particular order: "Mama Said", "Wherever I May Roam", "Sanatarium", "Disposable Heroes", "Nothing Else Matters", "The Unforgiven And 'Unforgiven Two...
    immortalspirit immortalspirit 31-35, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Hey Guys and Gals, I am in a hard rock / metal band in Australia, called "Shut Up & Choke Me!". We have started 2015 with a bang and would love to keep to momentum going. Check out...
    SeptembersAshes SeptembersAshes 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    well, im totally new to this but i guess i have to start somewhere, the thing is i guess im more quiet than a good listener, people tell me im a good listener but i think its...
    mariere16 mariere16 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 3

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    Knowing when to listen and how to listen is an art. Many people think they are good listeners because when their friends or partners are chatting about their normal adventures in...
    Wilddesires Wilddesires 51-55, M 3 Responses Jan 8

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    Christina Perri's Distance <3 The sun is filling up the room And I can hear you dreaming Do you feel the way I do right now? I wish we would just give up Cause the best part...
    akirayuuki akirayuuki 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    There was a time when I was not noted for this good quality because in my country generally there are poor listeners and they themselves dont know what listening means. But I...
    psycruler psycruler 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 14

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    I Consider Myself A Good Listener! Why ? Since No One Really Listens To Me I realized It Doesn't Feel Good' When Someone Is Talking To You And You're Doing Something Else...
    Slowlytuya Slowlytuya 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 9

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    I listen to everything a person's got to say, whether it means anything or not I'll listen and appreciate that person for confiding in me, or hell, just talking to me and being my...
    USCCHRIS USCCHRIS 16-17, M Jan 1

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    I just don't to listen to Eminem for fun. I listen to just to ease the ******* pain. His music keeps me out of depression.
    SlimShady1996 SlimShady1996 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 7

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    I love listening to music my most recent one is " I don't mind " by Usher feat Juicy J. the best song and I love listening to it when I talk to my girlfriend and...
    MollyMarie14 MollyMarie14 13-15, F Jan 11

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    Working on my gym playlist! Any suggestions? I listen to literally anything and everything. I'm listening to masterpiece by jessiej right now I love it. "I'm still perfectly...
    kalypsso kalypsso 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    This morning I was outside.....I walked in the tall grass.....not a soul in sight.....I heard nature....I heard the music of the universe......I sat down and heard the sound of the...
    huckleberrybunches huckleberrybunches 41-45, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I would like to think that I'm a good listener. I find that listening also helps me be more observant. It helps me trust my instincts about people's motives.
    purplemusicprincess purplemusicprincess 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    listening to : Sinner - Andy <3 OOOOOOOOMMMMMMMMMMMMMMFFFFFFFFFFFFFGGGGGGGGGGGGG
    chubbylilmonster chubbylilmonster 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    I've been listening to a lot of Tech N9ne. I can't get enough!
    SubcultMami SubcultMami 31-35, F Jan 2

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    What's the point of listening to rock if its not loud enough to not only hear it but to feel it! Gotta get the whole experience you know?
    Zoekosmopoulos Zoekosmopoulos 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    And I'm always listening to music.
    gybe gybe 18-21, M Jan 3

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    Heart-shaped box by Nirvana and Smoke on the water by Deep Purple... I listen to them almost every day for years and never get old <3
    HellColoredFlame HellColoredFlame 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I love listening to people's stories, makes me feel more human. It makes me realise that there's no perfect person or perfect role model :) we are who we are for a reason. I love a...
    happygolfer97 happygolfer97 16-17, M Jan 4

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    His last album was an avante garde step too far (IMO) but this is well worth a listen. 
    Hypnotia Hypnotia 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    Jana Kramer - When You're LonelyListening to this today. I must have repeated it four or five times. 
    jjoe01 jjoe01 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I love having my head against someone else's chest and listening to their heart thumping in their chest. It reminds me of how mortal we all are. It has a soothing affect to it -and...
    pikapower06 pikapower06 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I have over two thousand songs on my iPod. I always have it clipped to my clothes. That's why I say I almost always listening to music because sometimes I'm not clothed!
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    Disc 4 of The Virgin Years Box Set :) A first time listen to this album.
    Hypnotia Hypnotia 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 6

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