#0 Name: Anonymous
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#4080 Name: Anonymous  5min
>>4079
Don't worry anon, I get it.
#4081 Name: Anonymous  25min
>>4078
This is interesting, because when I run my mind vanishes and having an audiobook playing is the last thing I'd want.

That's the thing: When I ran my mind not only would not stop, it would triple in activity and all I could think about is the last thing that annoyed me/made me angry, or even better, how poor of a job I was doing at exercising. It would get so bad that I would end up slowing down or finishing the run more stressed than I was before.

It wasn't like I could sit down and read either: my mind would immediately wander if the text was too dry, and I would find myself staring at the ceiling or browsing the net. I was losing on both ends and it was plain as day.

So I decided to start listening to audiobooks and such while I ran, so that my mind would have something to latch on to other than how much I sucked at running, or how upset X person made me. It worked and I kept doing it for the rest of the time I wanted to get outside.

Would you listen to fiction or non-fiction?

It depends. I often listened to both in the same session when I felt like it, and those jogs would sometimes last the better part of days since I did not have easy transportation at the time. I usually chose stuff from LibriVox that would otherwise be too dry to keep my attention otherwise, and it worked out a lot for me.
#4082 Name: Anonymous  30min

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It personally took me a while to get a good grasp on what sort of music I liked, and I ended up calling it "Ambient" until I realized each of the songs I was listening to had different genres.
Some were Jazz, others were Trip Hop, others still Electronica, New Age, etc.

I'm still pretty unrefined when it comes to my musical tastes, and I haven't really dug as deep in to music as other have. I know I dig Jazzy stuff, but I could not tell you why beyond saying "It calms me".
#4083 Name: Anonymous  3h

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Well, The only way to find out what you truly like is by experiencing more, The more music you listen the more you will understand what and why you like what you do.
One of the best things about music is that no matter how much you listen to, You can always find something new and unexpected.
As for jazzy stuff, Check out Matthew Halsall if you haven't already. I think you'll like his stuff.
#4084 Name: Anonymous  18h
>>4082
I never know how to answer the question 'What kind of music do you listen to?' Sure, I can tell you what I don't listen to. I don't listen to screamo because I abhor it. But there's quite a lot of stuff that I have listened to, and it's hard to pick out things to give a short answer to the question.
#4085 Name: Anonymous  20h
>>4084
Just have a public playlist you can link people to.
#4086 Name: Anonymous  20h

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Off Course @ Budokan.
#4087 Name: Anonymous  20h

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Do you like it? Do you think it's unnecessary? Do you know any type theory?