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I Love Heavy Metal Music

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    My Love Life With Metal/Rock Music Is The Best Relationship I've Ever Had!

    I suppose I've been brought up with soft rock/middle of the road rock/classic rock due to my dad with Queen, Dire Straits, Springsteen and Billy Joel, etc. But my own love affair started when I was 12/13. I first properly got into Michael Jackson when he was doing the Slash/Van...
    nebuchadneza nebuchadneza 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 30, 2013

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    I get stereotyped a lot but.

    . Even though I'm a country boy and lissen to country music.. I always lissen to my death metal :D
    Ison56 Ison56 16-17, M 3 Responses Dec 12, 2014

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    SaintMaj SaintMaj 36-40, M Sep 18, 2014

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    thepeanutgallery thepeanutgallery 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    Metal Has Been There Through The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly, For Me.

    I love and am very passionate about Metal Music. It has helped me through alot of really bad times in my life, brought me inspiration, the courage to keep on keepin on, and a million more things. When I was really young my Dad listened to Hendrix, The Doors, Canned Heat, etc...
    5150aries 5150aries 41-45, F 5 Responses Nov 3, 2013

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    I will always feel and I will always care I

    wish she was my enemy but I'm still waiting here For her to hold my hand, for her to steal my breath For her to pick up the pieces of promises never kept - Love In Slow Motion Lyrics |
    robhawkness robhawkness 26-30, M Nov 24, 2014

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    i love heavy metal but everybody stereotypes me

    as being a girly girl who loves teen pop stars like Cody Simpson or 1d. but i really love Attila, disturbed, of mice and men, motionless in white and band like that..
    livvyboo17 livvyboo17 16-17, F 3 Responses Feb 24

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    I hate the western Metal community.

    Apparently I'm not "real" enough if I don't dress the part 24/7.
    Klahleesi Klahleesi 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 2, 2014

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    this music... it literally just saves my life.

    It fixes me every time, I'm so thankful to these amazing musicians that just speak for me when I can't
    kittykittyoxc kittykittyoxc 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 8, 2014

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    these are the screams,

    these are the screams of an outcast nation.💚 -Sworn In.💋
    ahoyitsbailey ahoyitsbailey 16-17, F Jul 20, 2014

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    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F Oct 8, 2014

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    Frankineedles Frankineedles 13-15, F 2 Responses May 31, 2014

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    I love heavy metal music.

    My two most favorite bands are Halestorm and Avenged Sevenfold. Anybody else like these bands.
    exhibiter1000 exhibiter1000 51-55, M 2 Responses Apr 23, 2014

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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 me when I block out the things I don't want to hear , it gets my mind off the negative
    turntechbiology turntechbiology 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2014

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    And I was fed up with everyone's bullshit

    yesterday. I was tired, irritated and pissed for most of the day. I didn't put up with anyone. I was looking for the heaviest music I could find that made me feel better. I recalled my friend telling me about Cannibal Corpse. I tried them out once and it just wasn't for me...
    Inadine Inadine 16-17, F Sep 3, 2014

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    SaintMaj SaintMaj 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 2, 2012

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    I Grew Up In The 80'S

    I grew up listening to Iron Maiden, Metallica, Helloween, Anthrax; all that wonderful heavy metal music from when metal was born. It has influenced me a lot and these last years I have been fortunate enough to play in a band that plays music inspired by that era. I feel lucky!
    FriendlyFantasy FriendlyFantasy 41-45, M 1 Response May 29, 2013

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    Yep, but I like most,

    female fronted metal.
    SweetKimber5 SweetKimber5 46-50, T 2 Responses Sep 21, 2014

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    parkway drive, of mice

    and men, black veil brides, suicide silence, asking Alexandria, etc
    jacindapalma jacindapalma 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2014

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    http://youtu.be/0Cu8gPoJW9w here's a band I

    discovered today I love the song
    oneperson93 oneperson93 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    Black Veil Brides, Pierce The Veil,

    Sleeping With Sirens, Of Mice & Men etc are not "Heavy metal" music, lol. They are more like post-hardcore. HEAVY metal bands are; Avenged Sevenfold, Iron Maiden, Megadeth, Metallica, System of a Down, Godsmack, Judas Priest, Lamb Of God, Slayer, Slipknot & Trivium... Stupid...
    UsedToBeMyHero UsedToBeMyHero 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 17, 2014

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    Frankineedles Frankineedles 13-15, F 4 Responses May 30, 2014

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    My Escape

    i love heavy music because its like my escape. It blocks out the screaming in my house..the pain..it shows my emotions.Music is my escape muting the world. i listen to depressed music.heavy metal. All kinds..a song that can express my emotions..it really helps alot..
    Sammylozada666 Sammylozada666 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2012

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    My top Dead by April songs 1) Replace you 2)

    Incomparable 3) Unhateble 4) Within my heart 5) Peace of mind 6) My savior 7) Empathy 8) Losing you I love all these songs equally
    azanun azanun 18-21, F 2 Responses May 20, 2014

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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 and writing song structures that are fun to play, but make sense, my friend is on drums and we both listen to metal like slayer, megadeth...
    AlejandroMontero AlejandroMontero 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 2, 2014

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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, 2014

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    That music! So loud and powerful.

    So energetic. So lively. So invigorating. It's perfect music. It takes away my stress. It makes me feel alive. It gets inside and moves things around. It ******* rocks! Nothing else is like it. What other music is so forcefully grand? Country? No, there are great stories in...
    FruitSlice FruitSlice 41-45, M 3 hrs ago

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    How many of you listen to Metal

    and look calm.. but inside your head your visualizing this awesome live concert with fire shots all around? #always.
    DarkPrincess10 DarkPrincess10 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 29, 2014

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    MySoldierMyLove MySoldierMyLove 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 11, 2014

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    Being A Black Man Who Loves Heavy Metal Music

    Ever since my father turned me onto Metallica as a young kid in the 90's i've been an avid metalhead ever since i'm addicted to metal to the point where i even sometimes go out of my way to resemble my heavy metal heroes! But alas, it's pretty different when you're a black male...
    AriannaThompson AriannaThompson 22-25 9 Responses Oct 8, 2012

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    Not Who You'd Expect

    It's funny. The reaction I get from people when I tell them I love heavy metal music. It kind of reveals how stereotypical people can be. I should know. Being a 15 year old, African-American/Irish/Puerto Rican/ every other ethnicity my family could think of, Baptist raised and...
    Shayisboss Shayisboss 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2013

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    By how i look you could never tell

    that im a huge metalhead. But i loveeee it
    Megsupermario Megsupermario 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 3, 2014

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    I love Type O Negative

    and Gojira, where i live there isn't really a metal or music scene but I've always loved metal
    bloodandfire91 bloodandfire91 22-25, F Mar 18

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    I sometimes get irritated

    when guys look at me with shock faces when they find out I listen to Heavy metal rock. I mean come on!!! Who listens to heavy metal rock??? WE have to talk!!! >.<
    RisingDemonchick RisingDemonchick 18-21, F 7 Responses Dec 19, 2013

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    sempiternalFlood sempiternalFlood 13-15, F Sep 22, 2014

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    SaintMaj SaintMaj 36-40, M 4 Responses Sep 17, 2012

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    I really like metalcore like action to

    onslaught at the moment.
    heyitsabike heyitsabike 31-35, F Nov 3, 2014

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    How I Became A Metalhead

    A long time ago, I helped my mother with her cleaning business. I was in 8th grade when I started to help her out. I'd help her during my summer vacation. For people who have never done it, cleaning is back breaking work. Since I was in 8th grade and never worked before, I would...
    kreese90 kreese90 22-25, M 3 Responses Aug 31, 2013

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    I love old Metallica!

    ! This is just one of my favorites.
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 8 Responses Nov 1, 2014

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    xRockGlossPrincessx xRockGlossPrincessx 18-21, F 11 Responses Mar 5, 2014

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    I love bands like....

    black veil brides, pierce the veil, suicide silence, asking Alexandria, escape the fate, avenged sevenfold and bring me the horizon! SCREAMO AND HEAVY METAL FOR LIFE!
    BodiesOfTheUnknown BodiesOfTheUnknown 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7, 2014

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    Everyday, all day, nonstop.

    Just metal. Lol can't live without it!
    Tigerlily53 Tigerlily53 18-21, F Oct 4, 2014

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    Dance as though no one is watching.

    mosh as though hell is on earth. scream until your lungs collapse. rock as if nothing else matters.
    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 21, 2014

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    Love Metal

    I've always loved Metal, since i was a little boy, i would hear my dad's vynil disks, stuff like AC/DC or Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Pink Floyd and stuff like that. Later on....my dad brought home a tape a friend of him gave him to offer me, it was Sepultura in the times of Max...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Dec 13, 2010

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    Probably why I can't get along with people lol.

    I'm a metal nerd and everyone listens to rap and pop nowadays
    downer12 downer12 16-17, M 3 Responses Sep 12, 2014

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    SaintMaj SaintMaj 36-40, M Jul 6, 2012

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    I love death metal and some black metal.

    That death core crap can die off anytime now though.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 2, 2014

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