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I Need Music to Get Me Through the Day

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Music

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    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F Jan 12, 2009

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    Can't Live Without It

    Music gets me through everything, to me, it is everything. I need music to survive, if I'm depressed, then I listen to music, if I'm happy, then I listen to music. I listen to music wherever and whenever. I write my own music too, but I need music, it's like a drug, it's...
    ImOkayNow ImOkayNow 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 2, 2011

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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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    I Only Sing In The Shower...

    I only sing in the shower. I would join a choir, but I don’t think my bathtub can hold that many people.

    jarodkintz jarodkintz 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 28, 2012

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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.  Music is good at gearing me up and giving me a lift.  I have a very mixed selection of music on my iPod.  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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    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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    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 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    This One

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

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    All I do is play music all day everyday. I'm just not good enough to so it for a living.
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    SUPERCHARGER2001 SUPERCHARGER2001 22-25 2 Responses Jul 8

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    lizrdr lizrdr 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    thelongwalks thelongwalks 16-17, F Jul 1

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    Twenty four hours in each day and without music serenading us in our lives, I sincerely feel it would be a bore atmosphere. It lifts our souls and touches us in a way indescribable...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    Playing a musical instrument is the only way one can express his emotions to the people around him and to the whole world. You can always tell whether somebody is sad or happy by...
    pkmaster pkmaster 18-21, M Jul 19

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    I'm constantly listening to music but ever since he broke my heart it's like every song reminds me of him and i just avoid soo many songs I'm running out of music to listen to :/
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    I consider myself a lover of music and this leads to an element of snobbery on my part, although others are just as guilty as I. As with many aspects of my life, I don't like the...
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