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Posted: 4/7/2003 5:44:28 PM EST
Ironpumpers, I'm feeling a bit uninspired when it comes to music lately, and I want to hit this crew up for good "pump me up" music suggestions for lifting weights and bike riding. Lemme know what 'chu got. IMHO
Link Posted: 4/8/2003 4:38:35 AM EST
Like the great "Austrian Oak", I like LOUD heavy metal. That way it drowns out: a. people who yell and scream while lifting b. people who stand around and socialize c. my girlfriend...[:D] I like pretty much any hard rock from Pantera to Godsmack, Drowning pool, etc... If your gym is one of those that plays oldies so quietly that you can barely hear it, making the atmosphere more like church, and KILLING any amount of intensity you may have that day, I suggest getting a headset and some tapes. -Good luck and rock on [headbang]
Link Posted: 4/12/2003 2:55:32 PM EST
*Old Metallica (And Justice for All, Ride the Lightning, Kill 'em All, Master of Puppets) *Rage Against the Machine (any album--they all rock HARD) *Pantera (Vulgar Display of Powever, Cowboys from Hell) *Old Soundgarden (Badmotorfinger) *Rollins Band (The End of Silence) Those are my lifting favorites. They really get the juices flowing! I also used to listen to a mix tape of the above before my rugby games at Duke. This music just makes you want to punish someone.
Link Posted: 4/14/2003 10:31:03 AM EST
Hell ya! Sharkman and I need to lift together.
Link Posted: 4/16/2003 7:26:00 AM EST
Don't forget the White Zombie. I like "More Human (than Human)" for my bag work outs.
Link Posted: 4/17/2003 1:52:35 PM EST
[Last Edit: 4/17/2003 1:53:08 PM EST by IMHO]
Thanks for the suggestions, guys. I'll check 'em out. IMHO 0-[headbang]-0
Link Posted: 4/17/2003 2:59:02 PM EST
In the category of the classics I use Wagner and The Carmina Burana. Modern music I usually choose the Bloodhound Gang.
Link Posted: 4/18/2003 3:22:19 AM EST
Bloodhound gang friggin rocks! And they're funnier than hell too! I have all their CDs SorryOciffer
Link Posted: 4/21/2003 7:08:23 AM EST
Link Posted: 4/22/2003 12:35:37 PM EST
I listen to the crap they play over the speakers in the gym. It sucks, but I don't usually need to listen to music to get pumped up. The guys that are lifting more weight than me are all the motivation I need.
Link Posted: 4/22/2003 10:13:59 PM EST
[Last Edit: 4/22/2003 10:15:38 PM EST by Saiga12]
id vote for godsmack, danzig [}:D] and Zakk Wylde's [hail2] [X]BLACK[X]LABEL[X]SOCIETY [X] but becareful cuz you might end up a SDMF [beer] and Bleed Black Label [headbang]
Link Posted: 4/22/2003 11:21:23 PM EST
What, Lawrence Welk and Tony Bennet don't cut it anymore? [:D]
Link Posted: 4/29/2003 9:57:48 PM EST
I'm into some of the more modern metal/rap+metal. Linkin Park, Lost Prophets, Papa Roach, Korn...I hate lugging a CD player around the gym, so I usually get stuck listening to whatever they have playing over the speakers...ugh!
Link Posted: 4/29/2003 10:28:40 PM EST
Terror - Lowest of The Low
Link Posted: 4/29/2003 11:20:03 PM EST
If CD's aren't cutting it for your workout try a card based MP3 player instead. I got one to jog with and it helps. have to clip the headphones just so, but doesn't skip, etc. If you look around you can find some pretty cheap nowadays.
Link Posted: 5/3/2003 8:33:29 PM EST
GODSMACK nuff said
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