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Poll Results: Favorite Music Type.

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 21% of voters (12)
    Electronic (Dubstep, House, etc.)
  • 14% of voters (8)
    Heavy Metal
  • 3% of voters (2)
    Smooth Jazz
  • 7% of voters (4)
    Rock
  • 5% of voters (3)
    I have a playlist for differnt games.
  • 8% of voters (5)
    Alternative Rock
  • 1% of voters (1)
    Music? What is this noise?
  • 17% of voters (10)
    In game audio for the win!
  • 3% of voters (2)
    Ska
  • 1% of voters (1)
    Reggae
  • 1% of voters (1)
    Punk
  • 1% of voters (1)
    The soft (or very loud) hum of fans.
  • 12% of voters (7)
    Other (specify in post)
57 Total Votes  
post #21 of 54
Games with a good atmosphere (Witcher etc.)I prefer the in-game music... but games like SC2 where you are laddering the music gets old really fast... So I typically fire up Shoutcast and try one of the Industrial Radio stations (Digital Gunfire most often)... Most of them have an OK mix with some EBM and Darkwave thrown in for good measure smile.gif


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post #22 of 54
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by Bodycount View Post

Trust me, I love music wink.gif don't get it wrong
Sunfire Theater Gand IV $3495
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I just enjoy the game too much, depending on the game.
The problem is i'm a little too old to get all pumped up for music in the background.
Been there done that. smile.gif But like others have said depends on song/game/mood
and Dubstep or whatever the hell it's called, i think i just threw up in my mouth a little bit puke.gif
My dad has spent along those lines if not more in equipment. I mean I dont just listen to electronic its just good on nice stuff.
Quote:
Originally Posted by AuraNova View Post

I'm the same. Music is pretty much a major part of my life. While I don't have the extensive and expensive equipment you do, I still listen to it through quality means. lol
Like I said before, it all depends on the game for me. In only a small handful of games I play, I use my own music. It's diverse too. The list could go from rock to trance or cinematic to hip hop.
I agree. Ska to metal to electronic
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Originally Posted by Jim888 View Post

I just googled and pulled one of them...I ment to grab the original...
Ahh. I feel you.
 
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post #23 of 54
The genre I always listen to: Metal.

Currently listening to some stuff off of Trivium + Veil of Maya's new albums, as well as some older In Flames stuff since I am flying to Sweden in 2 weeks to see them live.
post #24 of 54
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by ComradeNF View Post

The genre I always listen to: Metal.
Currently listening to some stuff off of Trivium + Veil of Maya's new albums, as well as some older In Flames stuff since I am flying to Sweden in 2 weeks to see them live.

Dang thats intense! Have fun!
 
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post #25 of 54
I chose in game music/ sound, but for GT5 I have a custom playlist of various styles.
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I chose in game music/ sound, but for GT5 I have a custom playlist of various styles.

Great game. I find myself listening to more rock for that game. To be honest no idea as to why.
 
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post #27 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by ComradeNF View Post

...as well as some older In Flames stuff since I am flying to Sweden in 2 weeks to see them live.

Awesome, enjoy \m/


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post #28 of 54
Depends on the game tbh. When I'm play Dota2 or HoN I listen to trance music to chill coz there's too many noobs around and I don't wanna bash my head against the wall all day long biggrin.gif

When it's a rpg, i just listen to the game music, when it's a fps or a mmo, I just listen to DI Radio picking a channel at random
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Awesome, enjoy \m/
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Thanks. Can't wait. This will be the third time I have seen them in the past 8 months. Saw them live in July last year at Sonisphere Stockholm. Then saw them last month in San Francisco, and flying to see them again in Sweden. Only problem is that I need to drive around 2 hours away from Stockholm to see it, the concert in the city that my family lives in is sold out frown.gif
post #30 of 54
For the most part I listen to in game music. But when playing mmo, or things where noises make less relevancy its either metals grind/gore/slam/hardcore, or gabber/hardcore (e.d.m. variant).

edit: slight clarification.
Edited by jesusboots - 3/27/12 at 7:59pm
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