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    Music to Listen to at Work

    I have a mindless data entry project I have to get done today and there's no way I get through this without some music. The dilema I'm having is that the type of music I normally listen to (rap and hard rock) really doesn't go to well with my office setting.

    What's everyone else listening to at work today? I'm in need of something mellow enough I don't offend the 45 year old mother of two that works next to me, but good enough I can keep interest in my project.



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    45 eh? Probably a ton of Bon Jovi will be suitable.



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

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    45 eh? Probably a ton of Bon Jovi will be suitable.
    You must have misread my post. I'm not trying to lure her in to my office.



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    Headphones are offensive to nobody.



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

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    I used to be cool. Now... I secretly listen to Abba in my car.

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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    Quote Originally Posted by CYvilEng View Post
    Headphones are offensive to nobody.
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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    Quote Originally Posted by CYvilEng View Post
    Headphones are offensive to nobody.
    See, I've never seen anyone else here use headphones. Plus I don't have any at the office.



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    I usually rock the sublime at work. The music is so mellow no one at work even cares to pay attention to the words they are actually saying.



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    I am currently listening to some Irish folk-style music like Gaelic Storm and Scythian at work and none of my co-workers seem too upset, but it may want to make you go out and drink a few stouts at lunch.



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan32 View Post
    I have a mindless data entry project I have to get done today and there's no way I get through this without some music. The dilema I'm having is that the type of music I normally listen to (rap and hard rock) really doesn't go to well with my office setting.

    What's everyone else listening to at work today? I'm in need of something mellow enough I don't offend the 45 year old mother of two that works next to me, but good enough I can keep interest in my project.
    Is there a reason you can't use headphones?



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    Maybe not your taste in music, but this playlist got me through numerous long study nights.

    8tracks radio | Audio Adderall (28 songs) | free study and electronic music playlist



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    Use Spotify or Pandora and do like a 90's station.



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    DMB!!!



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    Re: Music to Listen to at Work

    Bach fugues on harpsichord. You'll even feel smarter.




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