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I Listen to Music When I'm Upset

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    Lunaaaa Lunaaaa 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 25, 2013

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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 Against, NOFX, Jimmy Eat World, Bowling For Soup, All American Rejects, New Found Glory
    ThatOtherGuy17 ThatOtherGuy17 16-17, M 4 Responses Aug 9, 2014

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    Take a photograph, it'll be the last.

    . Not a dollar or a crowd could ever keep me here.. I don't have a past, I just have a chance.. Not a family or honest plea remains to say, Rain, rain, go away.. Come again another day.. All the world is waiting for the sun.. Is it you I want, or just the notion of a heart to...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain 22-25, F Mar 19

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    And it helps, because you can find songs

    that relate to your own emotions and situations in life.
    Burnbri Burnbri 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 10, 2014

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    I like listening to different songs from the

    90's when I'm upset or sad. Always makes me feel better.
    Allie9273 Allie9273 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 23

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    notthegumdropbuttons notthegumdropbuttons 22-25 5 hrs ago

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    its calming the type of music i listen to

    when im sad isnt really the type normal people would listen to
    johnny437 johnny437 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 8

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    "Say Something" Say something,

    I'm giving up on you I'll be the one, if you want me to Anywhere I would've followed you Say something, I'm giving up on you And I am feeling so small It was over my head I know nothing at all And I will stumble and fall I'm still learning to love Just starting to crawl Say...
    squirt254 squirt254 31-35, F 2 Responses May 13, 2014

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    It used to make me feel better.

    ..now it´s just a distraction from the voices in my head telling me to end it all.....but honestly every song sounds the same now...plain emptiness in all these lyrics....and i don´t know what to do
    anderlr anderlr 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    Whenever my parents are fighting with me

    or each other or anyone I just simply put my headphones in and ignore them. They adventually go away and stop fighting. Music also helps me stay incontrol when I feel down and out. It helps me realize stuff. I just love music.
    Kenzie5567 Kenzie5567 13-15, F Feb 8, 2014

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    dancergirlchicago dancergirlchicago 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 5, 2014

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    MCstate MCstate 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Listening to Eminem because I understand were

    he coming from and it helps me
    Ma11hew Ma11hew 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 20

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    Depressed and somewhat lonely.

    When you break yours and someone else's heart it hurts. To clear my mind I sit and listen to the songs of how I feel; Bruno Mars: it will Rain Skillet: Believe Vanessa Carlton: A Thousand Miles Secondhand Serenade: Like a Knife Evanescence: My Immortal Evanescence: Everybody's...
    ajl04 ajl04 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 27, 2013

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    Headphones= Sanity

    listening to music gets my mind off whatever is bothering me allows, me to pour whatever I'm feeling into my day dreams or just calm me down. Music has kept me from doing crazy things or going completely postal; without music i would be lost. whether i need a good cry...
    tulick tulick 31-35, F 17 Responses Feb 7, 2008

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    A Theme Song For My Soul.

    Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness. ~Maya Angelou Music takes me where words can not. Music does not judge me or patronize me. Music empowers and defines, words wind around moments and memories. Each time...
    SilentBluemoon SilentBluemoon 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 15, 2013

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    It Helps Me

    When ever im feeling sad or lonely or depressed i listen music to try to forget my pain sometimes it helps sometimes i doesnt,and sometimes it makes it worse,but when it does help u cant Stop but lose urself in the moment ,music flooding through my ears feeling like im floating...
    AussieListener AussieListener 18-21, M 10 Responses Sep 7, 2013

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    I really do. Keeps me out of the madness I am

    battling in my 2 different world. Deep breathing and closing my eyes with music are simple things that make me stronger.
    Sanej21 Sanej21 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    Music is my saviour. They are

    so many times that I have cocooned myself in music to shut out the world. There are no particular bands, artists or songs that I turn too when I am upset, or my depression kicks in. I found that I will latch on to different sounds at different times. Currently one of my...
    Neondaze Neondaze 51-55, M Mar 22

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    i have no appetite, i'm feeling low now.

    .. i've been listening to "Walk Through" all day... hoping that it will boost my self esteem and it didn't
    Aijmeerah Aijmeerah 16-17, F Feb 4

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    vannahkilla vannahkilla 16-17, F Dec 23, 2014

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    Emil Chau- I

    know...
    novembermoon novembermoon 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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    Music expresses that

    which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Feb 28

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    Amy Winehouse ~ Back To Black We only said

    goodbye with words I died a hundred times You go back to her And I go back to black
    Monami13 Monami13 13-15, F Nov 18, 2014

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    So yesterday my mom relapsed

    and i had to take her to the hospital the doctor said that there putting her back into rehab. So I'm going to have to stay with my grandma for about a year or so. And my friends came over to see me and kept asking if I was okay and stuff. And I acted like I was totally fine and...
    Englishmuffin15 Englishmuffin15 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    Passenger - let her go .

    .............
    agent268 agent268 16-17, M Sep 22, 2014

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    Nishanae Nishanae 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2013

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    We've been through so many things Ups

    and downs and in between If you need more love from me I'll give you more, just let me know It's like a loving when you run and go tell somebody Same loving put you through hell sometimes You don't give it up to nobody When you love somebody When you love somebody http...
    DyingLightx DyingLightx 16-17, F Feb 19

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    When things go wrong

    and I feel like I have no one, I go to music it helps me feel better and helps me relax. It makes me feel that even for that short amount of time all my problems can just disappear and I can pretend that everything in the world is fine. It helps me escape from reality and eases...
    Ahaizzy Ahaizzy 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 2, 2014

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    ¨*•♫♪ Heart beats fast Colors

    and promises How to be brave? How can I love when I'm afraid to fall?
    caramelcuteness caramelcuteness 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    Music is one of the few things

    that helps me at my worst. Songs: Haji's Kitchen__Lost Zebrahead__Falling Apart Three Days Grace__Painkiller The Redland__So Far Black Eyed Peas & Papa Roach__Anxiety
    BurningFist BurningFist 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    The Music I Listen to Is Weird When I'm Upset

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    Spyware Spyware 16-17, M Sep 27, 2007

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    I dig angry music or BVB,

    alkaline trio, or get scared
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 13

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    I'm bored! If anyone would like to have a

    conversation, inbox me! 🙈
    Laura328 Laura328 22-25, F Mar 14

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    DiamondNikki12 DiamondNikki12 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    Mom just told me when they go to Worcester

    during the Easter break I can't go with them cause I have lessons. Upset doesn't describe how I feel... I hope she changes her mind soon. Till then, my playlist will console me.
    Darkoceans11 Darkoceans11 13-15, M 3 Responses Feb 7

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    ImForYouOnly ImForYouOnly 36-40, M Mar 4

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    Relief Of The Pressure

    When I get very angry, sad or anxious....I find that the right music can manage to calm me down and bring me back to center.  I seem to suffer from a mental clog when I get affected enough by a situation.  If I sit and listen to music (that is if I can find a chance to...
    evolving2010 evolving2010 36-40, M 58 Responses Nov 3, 2010

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    0zzy2597 0zzy2597 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    lookingwindow lookingwindow 41-45, F Dec 21, 2012

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    Off he goes - Pearl Jam Know a man.

    ..his face seemed pulled and tense... Like he's riding on a motorbike in the strongest winds... So I approach with tact suggest that he should relax... But he's always movin' much too fast... Said he'll see me on the flipside on this trip he's taken for a ride He's been takin...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Like u know ms krazie ,

    sia, Beyoncé and Lana del Rey
    FerrarixD FerrarixD 13-15, M 3 Responses Jan 4

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    Anyone else having a bad day?

    Music is my only friend right now
    XmonX3 XmonX3 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 29, 2014

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    When I feel bad or upset I listen to music

    hoping it will turn my day around. Music is like my life .
    lorrta4 lorrta4 13-15, F Apr 5, 2014

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    untamedx3heart untamedx3heart 22-25, F Mar 9

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    Understanding

    This probably sounds crazy but, music... Well there is always a song that defines how I feel more than actual words can. When I'm sad, happy , overwhelmed, ect... I listen to music. It's like the music takes me to a different place were everything just... Disappears. It's just me...
    nyctophilia902 nyctophilia902 16-17, F Nov 3, 2013

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    I like listening to this song

    whenever I'm down: don't worry be happy - bobby mcferrin. Some good sht.🙏👂💦
    desiredusername000 desiredusername000 16-17, F 2 Responses May 15, 2014

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