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I Listen to Modest Mouse

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    They're Cool.

    "...All right already we'll all float on, oh don't you worry we all float on..." Oh, right. Yeah. "Black Cadillacs" "We've Got Everything" "The World at Large" "Dashboard" "Dance Hall" I don't know what those...
    ArabellaBlythe ArabellaBlythe 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2009

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    That Parking Lot Song

    "convenient parking" I first heard it in 1998, coming home in the morning from my night shift work. I thought it was so original. I love their new sound which is not so screamy."good news" is an awesome CD!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 28, 2009

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    Working On Leaving The Living

    I must update this story later, but Modest Mouse is the music that has the deepest connection to me emotionally. I think there's a universal honesty in the lyrics and most of the music (especially the older stuff, of course, but I'm no new-work shunning elitist). I would be...
    BuildingNothingOutOfSomething BuildingNothingOutOfSomething 22-25 Feb 16, 2010

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    Love For a Band

    The first Modest Mouse songs I heard were Dramamine, Jesus Christ Was an Only Child, and Lounge (Closing Time).  I listened to those songs all night and I was hooked.  I got all the older albums, then the newer ones.  Isaac's voice is unusual but I love it.  I...
    eromreven eromreven 26-30 2 Responses Mar 19, 2008

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 26, 2014

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     Yeah They Are a Great...

     Yeah they are a great band. I am not into them nearly as much as I was in the past but they have some awesome songs and if you have not heard them you should try them out.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 29, 2009

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    Listen without defending; speak without offending
    aj32792 aj32792 22-25, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Listening is learning, what others say is as important as what they do.
    kangaroo1964 kangaroo1964 51-55, M 6 hrs ago

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    Nobody ever listens to me.. I say something and they don't even hear it.. I babysit monday-friday and have the weekends off. I was asked if I could babysit Saturday. I said I would...
    Louder4life Louder4life 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I will listen when you want me to, I will speak when you want to hear! I am here for you when you need means if asked I will try to comfort if that is needed!
    golfisnotagame golfisnotagame 51-55, M 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Stevie Nix and Tom Petty - Stop Dragging My Heart Around ...always enjoyed this song ... learned the use of the cymbal bell ... years ago ... listened to this song over and...
    questionWeaver questionWeaver 56-60, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've always loved the sound and feel of my own heart beating, whether it's slowly, softly beating at rest as it sustains my life or rapidly and powerfully slamming against my chest...
    alphaomega95 alphaomega95 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    people who only listen to one kind of muisc or refuse to listen to a certain kind are idiots. if it sounds good, i'll listen to anything. i love stuff like dance, rnb, pop and rap...
    amylfs92 amylfs92 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    So I like to listen to music when I'm in the shower an today I had it on my Lady Antebellum station on pandora an my mom texted me an said "Turn That Crap Off You Can't Listen To...
    lexijordanne26 lexijordanne26 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    Surprisingly enough, my dad got me into this band lol. He would listen to it when I was little and I just grew up with it and loved it the whole time. It really does suck though...
    GoldenHeart69 GoldenHeart69 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I actually like listening to people complain, and a lot. I'm a listener on blahtherapy and 7 cups of tea, it's perfect for people that like to listen and help out!
    DrowningQueen DrowningQueen 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I love listening to music ALL music linkin park three days grace Demi lovato shakira is that weird I can listen to any music and like it
    shywolfgirl shywolfgirl 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    when laying on my partner chest hearing a sweet thump thump thump it as if I'm listening to a steady beating of a drum. now with my new guy he has some health issues that doesn't...
    akiwolf akiwolf 18-21, F Aug 27

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    The reason i listen music in the shower are 1. I'm scared being alone in the shower 2. So that i can be beyonce even for 15 minutes 3. So that i can listen to new music i just got...
    sabrinabryn sabrinabryn 13-15, F Aug 25

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    People don't like it when I don't talk a lot. They don't say I don't have my own opinions. There are two reasons why I listen more than I talk: 1/ I'd rather listen to the whole...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 24

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    Listening to "Up where we belong" by Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes What oldies are you listening now?
    givingtree13 givingtree13 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Not only listen, I love to scream along and not care that people are listening. If I've had a bad day you can be guaranteed I'm going to scream along to the lyrics, and no I don't...
    Dragonforce7 Dragonforce7 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    Listening to a peaceful voice is like listening to your favorite melody.
    groovyhugsbunny groovyhugsbunny 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    Music didn't save my life but I believe it has the power to. The key is really listening to the lyrics. And to not listen to Iggy Azalea, unless you don't care about your brain...
    olliespeaks olliespeaks 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 20

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    love listening to the sounds of water meeting the land, can listen to it the whole day and nt get bugged, Nature Lover
    ShantanuD ShantanuD 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 15

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    I wish people would listen when you tell them how you feel and what's wrong with and not throw it back in your face. Oh your girlfriend cheated on you Tom well everyone should be...
    tommoz19 tommoz19 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I am currently listening to 'Buffalo Solider'- Bob Marley
    RebellioustoanEnd RebellioustoanEnd 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    Made me cry, try and listen to Lucy Spraggan's Tea and Toast
    PsychMarshmallow PsychMarshmallow 26-30, F Aug 13

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    Which means I listen to music all the time.
    misanthropicpessimist misanthropicpessimist 13-15, F Aug 13

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    its better to listen rather than to interrupt
    Soriti Soriti 22-25, F 12 Responses Aug 13

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    ...and getting chills literally. cause it's about nostalgia. i'm feeling that way. i'm longing for the feelings and state of mind i was in when i used to listen to this song.
    cosmosdrift cosmosdrift 31-35, F Aug 12

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    IF YOU by BIGBANG, everybody needs to listen to this song.
    PsychMarshmallow PsychMarshmallow 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    I have been an agony aunt flits the past few days and I don't normally mind as I'll listen n help where I can ... But found myself just going distant today & switching off think...
    Blondie2903 Blondie2903 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    I'm a very good listener(:
    Thegirlwhonevertalks Thegirlwhonevertalks 13-15, F Aug 11

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    I'm listening to chasing cars by snow patrol ......
    ilovebustyfemales ilovebustyfemales 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 11

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    It's my favorite thing to do to fall asleep against my girlfriend's chest and listen to her heartbeat and her breathing. Puts me dead out every time.
    JulietteLilyhammer JulietteLilyhammer 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    If after 3 AM I turn my IPod on, earbuds in and listen to "Heavy Scottish Rainfall". Anything with lightning keeps me up tho. 85+% of the time I can go back to sleep or doze at...
    steverick steverick 56-60, M 1 Response Aug 10

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    Lots of people think it's weird that I'm just sitting alone in my room listening to my music, but it's honestly one of my favorite things to do and really helps me reflect.
    aliadele aliadele 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    My favourite bands are Panic! At the disco, fall out boy, all time low, and many many more. I'd love to hear your favourite bands so that I can go listen to them too!
    ELL1999 ELL1999 13-15, F Aug 9

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    I have been listening to 'you raise me up' by Westlife ...the lyrics move me greatly ,,,, Kenny G plays it ..it's old now but meaningful to me .....https://m.youtube.com/watch?v...
    saxappeal saxappeal 46-50, F 4 Responses Aug 9

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    for the long years I've been a member on here I've wrote about my marriage and how it's been on the sharpest rocks there is to exist. well now I finally have my husband but I feel...
    WendyYang WendyYang 26-30, F Aug 9

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