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I Think Music Is My Escape

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    The right song holds great power.

    Assosiate a event with a song, then when u hear it you remember the event. Good or bad .
    lostchild62 lostchild62 41-45, M Feb 3

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    " I'm drowning in deja vu ,

    I've seen it all before ! I don't wanna do this by myself . I don't wanna live like a broken record . I've heard these words a thousand times and I've seen it all before ! "
    Aboswell Aboswell 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 15, 2014

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    HandyMannyWanny HandyMannyWanny 16-17, M 2 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    I Don't Think, I Know

    I know for a fact that music is my one and only escape. I can run away from the world and all my problems when I have music. Music has the power to change your mood and emotions and in a second. I escape from whatever I am feeling through music. Music is the only thing that...
    WhiteSparrow WhiteSparrow 16-17, F Dec 12, 2010

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    I Know It Is

     as my moods change  i change what im listening to at the moment .   right now im pissed on some guy **** and im listening to foxy brown ... Ill nana ...     music makes me feel free and i listen to everything .I can always find something to...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Jan 4, 2008

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 7, 2014

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    My Escape

    I consider music my escape because I don't want to feel emotional pain which when I feel emotional pain it has the effect that I'm useless so when I listen to music it gets my mind off of the problem and negative effects of what other problems I have.
    deathpreventer deathpreventer 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 20, 2012

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    My Nirvana

    everyday for me is filled with so much bullshit that when i get home i turn to the only pure form of expression left music not this slutpop **** on the radio but pure metal that shows the true emotion put into it listen to scissors by slipknot he is crying in the vocals same with...
    gorillabiskit gorillabiskit 18-21, M Oct 29, 2009

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    Take It All" Didn't I give it all,

    Tried my best, Gave you everything I had, Everything and no less? Didn't I do it right? Did I let you down? Maybe you got too used to Well, having me around. Still how can you walk away From all my tears? It's gonna be an empty road Without me right here. [Chorus:] But go on...
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F Dec 7, 2014

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    No matter what's going on in my life.

    .however troubled, or sad, or depressed I might be..I feel safer knowing that I can make music or listen to music and I will get lost in the sounds and (for a little while at least) feel that everything is alright, and that I'm okay.
    Acezhigh Acezhigh 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 10, 2014

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    Music Is My Escape From The World!

    I used to not be into music like I am. I use to not even listen to a song a day. But that was when I was 10... Now I'm 15 and listen to music everyday. I love to listen to new music, and old music. My favorites vary by day, how I feel, rainy, sunny, etc.. I will listen to a lot...
    Johnnyboy1330 Johnnyboy1330 16-17, M Oct 5, 2013

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    Music Sharing

      I've got music to help me through every situation. I've got songs that remind me of the good and bad. I'm an 18 year old guy and I have songs that make me cry. I'd love to share music with as many people as possible. Drop a comment or message me!
    zazman zazman 22-25, M Mar 24, 2013

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    It Is My Escape.

    After a long day of snow being flung about, coursework due in, exam results getting returned its a stressful time leading up to christmas. When i get home i need to relax, it's they ony thing i can do. My head pounds with the stress and work i've been given and been expected to...
    violinfreak violinfreak 18-21, F Dec 21, 2009

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    Music Helped Me In Many Ways

    Every time I listen to music, I let out quite a bit of my darker emotions. I sing along, making the people on the bus stare at me, but I don't care that much. I do try to keep it as quiet as possible, though.I also play the guitar (self-learning) and piano (some years of music...
    NotSilent NotSilent 18-21 1 Response May 19, 2013

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    Well I Don't Think, I Know!

    Music has saved me so many times. It has the power to change  your emtions. If im stressed i turn up my stereo, if im upset or angry, On goes the tunes. Dance, trance, classsical, rock, Metal, pop a different for different moods =), FOF xxx
    FragmentsOfFaith FragmentsOfFaith 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 13, 2010

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    the power of music to change how ur feeling

    so very suddenly is truly amazing.
    mynameisismyname mynameisismyname 18-21, F Dec 8, 2014

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    I sometimes get the feeling

    that I can relate to the music that I'm listening too. It sometimes helps me make the decisions I make. For example there was a boy whom asked me to the dance, and music helped me gain the confidence to turn him down. (He was a player).
    Icrossmyheart Icrossmyheart 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 13, 2014

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    When life gets tough

    and stressful, music is the only way to escape and be in a happy place.
    LadyAya12 LadyAya12 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 9, 2014

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    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F Feb 3

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    Greekguy79 Greekguy79 31-35, M Nov 7, 2014

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    Music has always played a big part in my life

    ever since I was little. It's my way of escapism, indie music works best, it's my favourite type. But it's amazing how anyone can get lost in a song, even by just a few lyrics. Even just one line of the song and people get hooked. I'm that kind of people.
    tjaayx tjaayx 16-17, F Aug 5, 2014

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    When I listen to music (Ray Charles) especially

    idk it's something about his voice. But in her real music keeps my same idk what I would without it.
    browneyedgirl10 browneyedgirl10 22-25, F Apr 16, 2014

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    "You are not alone...

    . I am here with you. Though you're far away, i am here to stay....."
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    if im stressed out i like listening to

    depressing music. i dont know why, it just seems like it can 'be there' for me. i think it speaks to me. it matters. if it wasnt for music i wouldnt have much emotion.
    justmaddy justmaddy 13-15, F Mar 9, 2014

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    Music has been the best friend in my life it

    always has the type I need for every mood I'm in. Sad, happy, etc
    LadyAya12 LadyAya12 26-30, F Feb 2

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    for most listening to music helps out on

    so many different levels. as for me, music is deeper. I'm an artist and my craft is music. I'm a piano player by nature, and a rapper by choice. I've only done it for fun really. I had a studio but only about 10 songs were done and that's was about 10 years ago. I gave it up to...
    jarae jarae 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 8

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    The only way I can escape myself,

    and all my problems is through listening and singing to music. Sadly, I'm to shy to sing while anyone's around and only do it when no one else is home. Which equates to only three times a week where I can let go.
    Radjad Radjad 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2014

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    I LOVE music..i listen to it

    when im angry, sad, tired all day everyday music is my life
    AllyMaeAllen AllyMaeAllen 13-15, F Feb 3

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    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F Feb 2

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    EyelessGlitch EyelessGlitch 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2014

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    Lynch Mob "Wicked Sensation" ohhh yeah I got

    that "wicked sensation" ;) ha ha
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F Nov 15, 2014

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    Skrillex Is My Therapy?

    Yesterday something set me off into a depressive mood. Funny thing is.. It wasnt suppose to be something that would do that. To most it would be minor and it should have been. But I just got so overwhelmed with it and spiraled. Then I played some Skrillex. Yeah I know skrillex...
    emokittykatt emokittykatt 18-21, F May 19, 2013

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    Listened to Alt-J's newest album last night *This Is All Yours* it was so good i couldn't do anything but close my eyes and listen, i ended up falling asleep on my computer. The...
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    I would absolutely love to compose music. Maybe one day!
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