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I like to listen to game soundtracks from games other than the one I'm currently playing (particularily while playing MMO's). Otherwise, DI.FM
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Wow. I was not making any judgements on anyone else. I was referring to what works for me, and my views for ME. BTW, I am a music veteran, play music professionally, have my own home studio, play guitar, bass, percussion, drums, keyboards all at a professional level, and teach music for a living.

If you don't know what "musak" is, well... Did someone say something about "ignorant" here?
I guess you missed the sarcasm about musak, so yes I did say ignorant.

I think most people in this thread can respect music whether they're a music "veteran" or not. Or if they have it playing in the background of a game. Different strokes for different folks.
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Death or Black Metal.
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I agree with this. As the game's audio is part of the gaming EXPERIENCE, I do not listen to music while gaming, and do not understand anyone who would (like my son). When it comes to music I am very singular focused. I LISTEN to the music. If I am doing something as intense as gaming the music becomes a distraction because my focus is divided. Plus, I respect music as an art too much to turn the music that I listen to into gaming "musak".
I respect my music and yet I still listen to it in the background. As a matter of fact I go as far as disabling VOIP features in games so equipped so I can hear the music better.


I'd rather hear James Hetfield screaming than xXxIpwnj00n00bsxXx screaming about how I'm hacking because I play Pyro and managed to kill him..
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post #65 of 97
I listen to Taylor Swift in all that FLAC goodness.
However, I lower the volume so I can still hear the game and vent.
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I usually listen to myself trash talking other players.
Haha yes.
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post #66 of 97
I listen to my team mate's voices, and the foot steps of my enemy.

Because Trent Reznor isn't going to tell me when I've gotta airshot.

I don't listen to music in games, it makes me play worse or breaks the immersion. However 99% of the time I am not playing games, I am listening to music.
    
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post #67 of 97
Taylor swift to rts's. Trance and or nothing for fps's
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post #68 of 97
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I don't listen to music in games, it makes me play worse or breaks the immersion. However 99% of the time I am not playing games, I am listening to music.
I rarely listen to music while playing a game. Never while in an fps unless I am drunk and just don't care whether I win or lose.

I don't listen to much music outside of games either.
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Rebecca Black.
    
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post #70 of 97
House music. Mostly with some female sound effects that get me a little erect. Right now I'm hooked to the song "Who's your Daddy" by Benny Benassi. However, when I'm online playing competitively I am using my headphones to play better. my K/D ration is cut by half if I cant hear whats going on.
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