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I Need Music to Get Me Through the Day

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    Kanashimisama Kanashimisama 18-21, M Dec 9, 2014

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    Music is life, my oxygen,

    where I feel myself, at peace, and helps me think. Music forever!!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 11, 2014

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    Come on baby let me see what you're hiding

    underneath.. Peacock your peacock your peacock! I wanna see your peacock! - Katy Perry
    GunFinger GunFinger 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2014

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    No Matter What

    If I am sitting around my house all day i want to at less hear my favorite band once... and when i drive to work all i want to do is scream whatever is on my I pod, at work were always in a war about the radio being on and if its not i just start to sing to that way it will be on...
    lisra lisra 18-21, F Sep 30, 2010

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    I need music so bad right now.

    ....but nothing to listen to it on๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ
    xBlossomx xBlossomx 16-17, F Dec 12, 2014

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    All Day Every Day

    it keeps me motivated. i wouldnt be sane without it. it's on 24/7. from the time i wake up, to work, to the gym, and back home again. it stays on all night. music keeps me grounded by letting me be free. it's like a little release all day long. that no one can see or feel...
    gypsysoul gypsysoul 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 12, 2009

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    I Love Music

    I love music so much that I find that I have to have my Ipod everywhere with me or I become overwhelm by everything. I find sometimes the outside noise becomes too much and that music calms me down.
    InfernoFire InfernoFire 18-21, T Jan 4, 2012

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    againstallodds22 againstallodds22 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    There's not a day that goes by

    that I don't listen to music. It's my escape. The whole world can just disappear for a while.
    margaret707 margaret707 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 29, 2013

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    Displaced

    21 year marriage. Plus 30 relationship. Don't know how to carry on.
    Columbo88 Columbo88 51-55 1 Response Jun 17, 2012

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    It's Essential

    I have two mediums that get me through each and every day: Talk radio segments or podcasts from iTunes and music.ย  Music is good at gearing me up and giving me a lift.ย  I have a very mixed selection of music on my iPod.ย  I can easily go from listening to the Ramones to John...
    londdragon londdragon 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 28, 2012

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    I Only Sing In The Shower...

    I only sing in the shower. I would join a choir, but I donโ€™t think my bathtub can hold that many people.โ€จ
    jarodkintz jarodkintz 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 28, 2012

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    Listening to music clears my mind

    and presents me with the clarity to get through my day.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 7, 2014

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    All The Time, Too

    it drowns out construction work, barking dogs, it inspires me to go on (esp reggae), it reminds me that I am alive, still, it drowns out my bad thoughts and comforts my troubled emotions.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 5, 2013

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    Dancing In The Kitchen

    I love to turn on my music and dance in the kitchen or just sit at the table and listen. I like different genres and decades of music and always open to listening to something new. Music does so much for me, it calms me while at the same time energizes me. It helps me express my...
    lonelyrunawaytrain lonelyrunawaytrain 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 29, 2013

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    I really do need music to get me through the

    day. When I get an arguments, I can't breathe. Once I get music , I start calming myself down.
    PandaGirl28X PandaGirl28X 13-15 May 14

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    It's True!

    I don't know how I got into this predicament, but if I don't listen to music everyday it's like the stars out of alignment. The world isn't right. I can only guess that the sound of music keeps my soul alive the way that air keeps me breathing and alive. Music is in my core, my...
    SonicReducer75 SonicReducer75 36-40, M Mar 14, 2010

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    If it weren't for a select playlist each day,

    I don't know if I would still be here. Although it doesn't help with me not wanting to be here.....
    untamedx3heart untamedx3heart 22-25, F Dec 9, 2014

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    Listening At Work

    I am an inside employee at Sonic drive in, and most of the time they play pretty good music. I work the switchboard, and have learned which stations I can listen to the radio on. I usually get scolded by my boss, but occasionally she'll put on the other headset and listen too!
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F Feb 10, 2011

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    Waking up to good music.

    . ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽธ๐ŸŽท๐ŸŽต
    GunFinger GunFinger 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2014

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    Music Is My Love!!!!!

    I love music so much I started singing when I was a child. Not sure how old I was when I discovered I could sing really well, but ever since then, me n music have been inseparable! Give my blog a visit to see me singin some of my fave records. Will add more videos as I get em...
    singingjaaz24 singingjaaz24 26-30, F Jul 21, 2013

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    Music Keeps Me Sane

    I love music, it keeps me going through my days I call hell in my life. I turn it up loud just to drown out all the bullshit going on in my life. I take my iPod touch with me everywhere, just to have the music loud so i don't have to hear the bullshit going on around me. It...
    Shaulascorpii Shaulascorpii 18-21, F Nov 23, 2010

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    Whats on my playlist today?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Ejga4kJUts
    BlueEyedFaye BlueEyedFaye 22-25, F Aug 7, 2014

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    Gotta turn it up! It's a good sunny day!

    ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽต๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽธ
    GunFinger GunFinger 31-35, F Aug 16, 2014

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    Music Stops Me Doing Stupid Stuff

    I love music. I never go anywhere without my MP3. I love to drown out all the crap that is going on around me. And it really does help me to stop me from doing stupid stuff by drowning out 'Mr Evil' (don't actually want to refer to him by name - he does not like when I talk about...
    GreenMonsterGal GreenMonsterGal 22-25 Nov 13, 2010

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    It Is Like Haveing a Friend

     haveing music with me is like haveing a friend that knows what i am going through. it does help to have it to get through my day.
    dayandnight dayandnight 51-55, F 3 Responses Feb 18, 2008

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    My Essential Survival Kit

    Music has been my savior on more than one occasion. I've always got something playing, wherever I am. I mostly listen to heavy metal, sad and depressing music. Some of the essential artists I always have on me are, Deftones, Staind, Soulfly, Snot, Tool, DevilDriver. Those are...
    lacedup77 lacedup77 26-30, M Jun 22, 2012

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    This One

    rawr <3
    fadingvioletdawn fadingvioletdawn 18-21, F Dec 31, 2012

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    What is life without your own personal

    background music??? I'm mean really though!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 9

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    I need music to clean.

    Without music it's hard to clean my house and room. I love singing and dancing with nobody around. Yes I'm that shy person :)
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Aug 7, 2014

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    Gets Me Through The Day

    last week at work i was having a rough week. so to get through my bad mood i was playing my music to help me get out of my funk. it helped relax me.
    eyeslikestars eyeslikestars 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2012

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    The guitar riff in all along the watchtower

    (hendrix version) I listen to before every test. "And the wind began to howl..."
    ChangingFaces5 ChangingFaces5 26-30 1 Response May 12

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    Hell yes. These two tunes were favourites

    while painting a house today. 
    againstallodds22 againstallodds22 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    Music

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    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F Jan 12, 2009

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    I don't think I can go a day with out listening

    to my favorite band, Rise Against.
    ElMatador96 ElMatador96 18-21, M Aug 7, 2014

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    For the guts of 3 years I had one cd in my

    stereo in my room. Rob Dougans furious angels. I'd play it every morning.
    Daveokay Daveokay 22-25, M Aug 16, 2014

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    I love listening to music in the morning

    before I go school and if I don't my whole day will go bleh! Music is my happy place. My world. My freedom. My soul. My life. It blocks out all the bad thing and replace them with the good things.
    zoeyflower zoeyflower 13-15, F Nov 18, 2014

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    I am trying to help introduce my boyfriend to

    some new music. He likes classic rock. He really loves Journey. However he also likes Aerosmith, The Beatles, Bon Jovi, and others.(yes I realize the Beatles are different than the other 3) I asked him if he liked any newer music and all he could think of was Three Days Grace...
    virginiamarie94 virginiamarie94 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23, 2014

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    Jonnyguitar877 Jonnyguitar877 26-30, M May 16

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    Im trying to start a band!!! anyone wanna join?? i need musical people in my life right now or at least for a while cuz music is my life literally :D been playing piano since...
    Moka95 Moka95 18-21, F 3 Responses May 5

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    I need music to sleep and apparently my iPod just wants me to lay in bed mad at it. I love you dearly so please don't give up on me lol *sigh* well hello EP, I'm sure I'll be here...
    cpettit757 cpettit757 22-25, F 2 Responses May 15

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    I could honestly talk about music all day. There's so many artists and songs, it never gets boring for me.
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 1 Response May 16

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    For sure. Music can be like drugs. You enver get enought of it and you need more and more. One day without it is like one day without breathing
    Julia1600 Julia1600 16-17, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Sigh. So this happened a while back and though I'm not as mad about it before, it still ****** me off. About a month and a half ago, my friend died. I was a huge wreck, staying...
    46Ricechan 46Ricechan 13-15, F 2 Responses