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I Listen to Folk Metal

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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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    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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    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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    I grew up to metal and to this day I still love it :)
    metalchick18 metalchick18 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Absolutely loving the new slipknot album, Slipknot are a band who consistently push out top quality listening experiences for their audience have you heard the latest album ?
    AngryCl0wn AngryCl0wn 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Listen to HED p.e. kids! You'll thank me later.
    Metalmandalorian Metalmandalorian 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    Mayhem- buried by time and dust
    xeverythingdiesx xeverythingdiesx 18-21, F Oct 7

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    I am a very loving, happy person, but my taste in music is quite the opposite. I listen to metal... A lot of metal... If I feel like slow songs it would be stuff like snuff...
    anotherpasserby anotherpasserby 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    loooking out for friends who listen to metal, blues, jazz..... any goood guitar stuffs.... :P add me!!!
    DarkPrincess11 DarkPrincess11 18-21 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I never listened to metal until I heard "Walk with me in Hell" by Lamb of God back in 2006. After this, I never looked back. I thank my friend everyday now haha m/
    MizAzzurri MizAzzurri 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I love it. I have listened since I was a teenager to Christian rock and I am 37. Many radical Christians feel like that stuff is bad. I can see their point. They feel like since...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    About maybe a month ago, a friend kinda introduced me to metal music, or was it pop metal or smth? I got no idea, but its basically metal. I already liked rap and dubstep songs but...
    Crossfire14 Crossfire14 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    Sometime I just feel so tired of listening to those people's stories because they don't do the same when I need them.
    Julietxxx Julietxxx 16-17, F 36 mins ago

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    Every time I listen to classic metal I get shivers down my spine. The harmony and the way the hardcore heavy arrangements are made. Nothing can sound more terrific than classic...
    Justadarkhole Justadarkhole 22-25, M a week ago

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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...
    hughgoheff hughgoheff 36-40, M Oct 8

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    And i'm proud of it!! I love listening to all kinds of metal. I'm the kind that pretty much wears only black clothes, have long hair and a beard. I'm also a very open minded kind...
    Crazycoral84 Crazycoral84 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 14

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    I'm the kinda person that listens to melodic death metal as a lullaby.
    Justjonathan Justjonathan 16-17, M Oct 17

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    I love music mostly rock or heavy metal but almost all genres I can handle. Favorite rock band is Five Finger Death Punch. Metalcore is Bring Me The Horizon. Favorite rapper Hopsin...
    gingybread123Ash gingybread123Ash 18-21 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Haha, No wonder I listen to screamo and metal all the time. I love it.
    XxBadXVibesxX XxBadXVibesxX 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    My taste in music depends on my mood. I could listen from mellow to heavy metal songs. But I've always loved pop punk, since the world began. Lol
    nichole2610 nichole2610 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 16

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    I'm looking for more metal bands to listen to.. I love the Human Abstract so anything like that band would be great! Any one have any suggestions.
    reinventingyourexit reinventingyourexit 22-25, F Oct 19

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    In my phone you can find any kind of music you want. From pop and country to alternative, punk and metal. It's funny cause I listen to all of them.
    TeresaChanaki TeresaChanaki 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I've forgotten to whine about how I spend more time finding an experience group I know is there than posting experiences... Oh well.This song's little different from most of the...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M Oct 1

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    Pretty much. Although I'm not too keen on folk or country. But even those genres have their songs,artists that are pretty good to listen to occasionally!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    I used to listen to basically just electronic dance music.. and of course I grew up loving downtempo and symphonic music.. but over the past year, my sweetheart opened my ears some...
    trmhippygirl7 trmhippygirl7 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    From hard rock to death metal - you can find it all in Metal Hammar, the heavy metal bible. The most rocking magazine in the world.
    80sRockLover 80sRockLover 22-25, F Oct 9

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    Gothic metal is my favorite, metalcore would probably be second, then just straight heavy metal. Hehe.
    Justjonathan Justjonathan 16-17, M 2 Responses Oct 19

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    Music allows me to connect to something. It feels so real. The melody, harmonies, rhythm of the song. It's soothing. It calms me down. Helps me when I'm down. Of course, there are...
    maiomeN maiomeN 16-17, F Oct 1

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    it all started with a university dance class i took. by the way i just chooses that sport because everythin else i wanted was full already. anyways, i really liked to listen to...
    Elbslayer Elbslayer 31-35, M Oct 6

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    I can't listen to anything else but it , maybe some other but I wouldn't imagine myself not , you can tell me how much it sounds like screaming or it's scary but to me , it helps...
    turntechbiology turntechbiology 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 12

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    I have 2 metal rods on my back. I was diagnosed with scoliosis at a young age and although my parents and I prayed that it didn't get worse by the age of 14 I had to undergo...
    Morenita79 Morenita79 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 18

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    What can I say? It's always fun to meet a girl who loves the same music genre as I do, you can at least listen to music together. So if there are any interested ladies.....
    Crazycoral84 Crazycoral84 26-30, M Oct 18

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    Metallica – Enter Sandman Say your prayers little one Don't forget, my son To include everyone Tuck you in, warm within Keep you free from sin Till the sandman he comes...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Oct 1

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    Everyday, all day, nonstop. Just metal. Lol can't live without it!
    Tigerlily53 Tigerlily53 18-21, F Oct 4

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    No one can destroy The Metal.
    TheManInBlack1836 TheManInBlack1836 18-21, M Oct 4

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    What's everyone's favorite metal band?
    MySoldierMyLove MySoldierMyLove 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    MGS snake eater was my first metal gear game! For the 3ds, and I bought Ground Zeroes for PS3 and it was the most amazing thing ever! You can import music which is AWESOME, few...
    naco26withcheese naco26withcheese 13-15, M Oct 15

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    Got my left arm cough in a machine lathe broke my arm three spots smashed the shoulder to pieces and took off my shoulder blade along with 13 broken ribs punctured lungs and left...
    MitchP74 MitchP74 36-40, M 2 Responses Oct 17

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    I love girls who love metal music cause I am one!
    SirenaVonLee SirenaVonLee 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 18

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    Does a belly button ring count? That's the only metal I have :/
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F Oct 18

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    I'm made of metal, my circuits gleam...
    RockingTheCarhartts RockingTheCarhartts 46-50, M Oct 20

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    I guess it stems from me not having an actual vent for my anger but metal drives me. I love screaming and just getting my emotions out. But of course, being black I have no one to...
    anthonyvondoom anthonyvondoom 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I can listen to this song over and over and not get annoyed of tired of hearing it -------> Lost It All by Black Veil Brides, listen to it and see if you can relate to it :D if you...
    liveshadow90 liveshadow90 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    I try to tell someone how i feel, but they start to talk about themselves. That's okay, i can listen. I always listen to other people, because i like to listen. But when it comes...
    callmecat99 callmecat99 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 8

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