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Heh.

 

First, I should check out this thread when I'm in front of my computer and can check the vids y'all've figured out how to imbed.

 

Second, I am not well-matched with you folk, musical-tastes-wise. My two second-most used Pandora stations are seeded by Dar Williams and Tori Amos, and Journey and CCR. Not too bad, and these don't raise many eyebrows with most. But...

 

...My most used station? Seeded by Rihanna, Katy Perry and Shakira. I am unashamed by my love of crappy girlpop, no matter how much perhaps I should be.

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Random fact:   America (the band) was started by US Air Force brats whose fathers were stationed in the UK.   My father was stationed in W. Germany at the same time (-ish). I did not start a band.

So this is pretty cool. Kawehi is a musician I am a big fan of, I have been backing her on kickstarter for a couple years now (she even wrote me a song). One of her more popular reward options is to g

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I've got another gaming session coming up, so I've been listening to my "adventuring mix." Instrumental tracks from all of my favorite computer/video games/movies/etc. I always seem to get a second wind painting when the Zelda theme comes up.

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Heh.

 

First, I should check out this thread when I'm in front of my computer and can check the vids y'all've figured out how to imbed.

 

Second, I am not well-matched with you folk, musical-tastes-wise. My two second-most used Pandora stations are seeded by Dar Williams and Tori Amos, and Journey and CCR. Not too bad, and these don't raise many eyebrows with most. But...

 

...My most used station? Seeded by Rihanna, Katy Perry and Shakira. I am unashamed by my love of crappy girlpop, no matter how much perhaps I should be.

I am unashamedly a fan of female vocalists. It comes from being in a welded steel tube hundreds of feet underwater with 120+ other dudes. You betcha I want to hear a female voice singing to me vice some dude.

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As I've mentioned before I don't listen to the radio. Because of this I generally find new music through interaction with others. So, what are you listening to right now?

 

My playlist top 10 right now:

 

Ray Lamontagne - Empty

Nanna Bryndis Hilmarsdottir - Kids (MGMT cover)

Fun - Carry On

Amphibious Assault - Tears in Rain

Nobuo Uematsu - Final Fantasy VI Intro

Maurice Jarre - Building the Barn

Bootstraps - Fortyfive

Regina Spektor - Sailor Song

Guess Who - American Woman

Steve Earle - Transcendental Blues

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Hm. Well normally I don't listen to anything while I work, but there are aspects of what I'm doing right now that are somewhat improved by a soundtrack.

 

So I've been listening to Murray Gold's classical compositions for "Doctor Who":

 

"This is Gallifrey" (always moves me to tears, so I have to be careful about this one while working)

 

The Eleventh Doctor's Theme

 

The Tenth Doctor's Theme

 

River Song's Theme

 

"All the Strange Strange Creatures" (love this one!)

 

"The Daleks Theme" (so ominous)

 

some other Dalek music

 

Yesterday was Richard Wagner's 200th birthday, so I did listen to some obligatory stürm und drang.

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