Repeating What I Hear in Music; Do you?

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Do you mirror what you hear in music?
Yes 94%  94%  [ 17 ]
No 6%  6%  [ 1 ]
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01 May 2013, 7:04 am

I was listening to a song today, and I realized I repeated it word for word. I find it fun, but embarrassing at the same time.



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01 May 2013, 7:43 am

It takes me some time to get used to a song and start repeating it. Once it's in my head I tend to repeat it in my head if other people are around, but if I'm by myself, I might actually repeat aloud. I try to avoid doing embarrassing things in front of people.



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01 May 2013, 9:39 am

Yes, but mostly sounds, not lyrics.



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01 May 2013, 1:54 pm

I find myself repeating the melody over and over of whatever I just listened to.


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01 May 2013, 1:59 pm

Parts of melodies, rarely words. Today A Saucerful Of Secrets is looping in my mind.



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01 May 2013, 6:08 pm

OJani wrote:
Parts of melodies, rarely words. Today A Saucerful Of Secrets is looping in my mind.


Good choice though. Radio KAOS for me. In particular "Sunset Strip".



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01 May 2013, 7:00 pm

People are strange when you're a stranger, women seem wicked-when you're unwanted, streets are uneven..
Oh, yes, all the time.
Sounds & lyrics as well..

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01 May 2013, 11:14 pm

I used to answer my mother's demands with strongly worded lyrics I'd hear on a record, caused a bit of friction. These days I'm more forgetful of lyrics, even from songs I've heard 100s of times but melodies are hard to shake


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02 May 2013, 12:23 am

OJani wrote:
Parts of melodies, rarely words. Today A Saucerful Of Secrets is looping in my mind.



That's how it is for me as well. Not only do I rarely listen to music with lyrics, but I have great difficulty separating the lyrics from the music and actually hearing the words.


Certain melodies and rhythms will repeat in my head after listening to a song though, as far back as I can remember this has happened.


I'm sure this happens to everyone though.



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02 May 2013, 12:43 am

KF2M wrote:
OJani wrote:
Parts of melodies, rarely words. Today A Saucerful Of Secrets is looping in my mind.


Good choice though. Radio KAOS for me. In particular "Sunset Strip".


Woohoo! Pink Floyd tri-fecta! No sooner did I pull in to a parking spot at my psychologist's new office, that Brain Damage/Eclipse started up on the radio.

I was NOT getting out of that car 'til I sang along to the whole thing! 8)

And I will do both, repeat songs and/or melodies, quite a bit


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02 May 2013, 12:43 am

Soham wrote:
OJani wrote:
Parts of melodies, rarely words. Today A Saucerful Of Secrets is looping in my mind.



That's how it is for me as well. Not only do I rarely listen to music with lyrics, but I have great difficulty separating the lyrics from the music and actually hearing the words.

Certain melodies and rhythms will repeat in my head after listening to a song though, as far back as I can remember this has happened.


I'm sure this happens to everyone though.


I like music with lyrics however I think I have the same issue is you with seperating the words out requireing the lyric sheet to understand what I am suppost to be hearing, often I just end up likeing a song or its sound and a few choris lines that spoke to me, I have for years complained the singing is too hard to understand while everyone I say this to denys my claim. I can't even repeat a song to others without leaveing the space and time for the instermental breaks and playing them in my head or else I get lost. I wonder why this is?