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  • wobblingproton Rookie 2 posts since
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    225. Feb 20, 2009 5:23 AM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?

    "The Name of the Game" by  The Crystal Method.  If that doesn't get you hyped up nothing will. Check it out on iTunes.

  • debbie voiles Amateur 16 posts since
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    226. Feb 22, 2009 10:01 AM (in response to eugenecub)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?

    Wish I had some crashing waves to listen to. I appreciate your comment about listening to birds, etc., and I do run without my headphones sometimes, but I also enjoy music. For one thing, in my busy life it is the only time I ever get to listen to music. I also like to listen to NPR. It really distracts me on a long run. This American Life, Wait, Wait Don't Tell Me, and The Sunday Puzzle are my favorites. I listen to the podcasts of those shows. I also listen to More Hip Than Hippie.

    Debbie Voiles

    Author of the eBook After Your First 5k

    and the Mojo for Running Podcast on iTunes

    Twittering at @mojoforrunning

  • SOJO9 Amateur 30 posts since
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    227. Feb 23, 2009 7:19 PM (in response to running_wild86)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?





    "Confidence is relatively high"

    National Heritage Corridor 25K 2:06:18.1

    Journeys Marathon 4:07:34

    Rock and Roll Chicago Half Marathon 1:46:21

    Whistlestop Marathon 3:51:39

  • jawhite82 Rookie 5 posts since
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    228. Feb 25, 2009 7:29 PM (in response to SOJO9)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?

    The best running songs are those which can be successfully used in a training or competition montage in a sport movie. Just stay away from the songs used during the "shaken confidence" montage of the same movies. If the song is sad enough to make Rocky or Rudy want to quit, it will completely demoralize any of us mortal runners.

  • Figgy94 Rookie 1 posts since
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    229. Feb 26, 2009 12:34 PM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?


    These are a few of my faves on my long runs:



    "Miles Away" (Rebirth Remix) Madonna



    "I like to move it" (Erick More Club Mix)



    "Run It Back Again"  (Corbin Bleu) Radio Disney Exclusive



    "I'm Running"  (Mary Mary)  The Sound



    "Run The Show"  (feat. Busta Rhymes) Kat DeLuna



    "Take It On The Run" (REO Speedwagon)



    "I Ran" (So Far Away) (Workout Remix)



    "Till I Collapse" Eminem









  • mike perry Amateur 12 posts since
    Nov 5, 2008
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    230. Feb 26, 2009 1:00 PM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?

    Some good suggestions for running music. The big question is????? Do you think there should be a CD compilation of running songs? That was my goal and now it has been achieved. CD's are going fast and are on a limited supply. Order yours today at  Keep up the suggestions for volume 2. Keep Running!

  • LouAm1972 Rookie 2 posts since
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    231. Feb 26, 2009 1:34 PM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?


    My favorite running song are by Paramore.  Crush Crush, Decode, and Pressure.  I have several others but right now those are my favs.



  • Rogerd430 Expert 49 posts since
    Sep 15, 2007
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    232. Feb 26, 2009 2:49 PM (in response to daveguerra)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?

    I was around in the 80's and don't remember some of your stuff-- I'll have to agree that the Stones are high on my list too... But, don't forget Fleetwood Mac and Rheana and Go your own Way... But, I think as far as I'm concerned, you should listen to some of the 60's stuff like "Pipeline" by the Chantays which refers to the inside of a large wave that surfers try to get into.., the BeachBoys , Jan & Dean, etc...






    ANother I like is "White Wedding" by Billy Idol.....



    WOW! I must be some whack job combining all of these decades of sound... ANd I still didn't even touch some of my 50's stuff...........

    Roger, an Old'n'Slow NH Runner
  • Jim Pijloo Rookie 4 posts since
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    233. Feb 26, 2009 3:09 PM (in response to LouAm1972)
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  • Kristin81 Rookie 1 posts since
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    234. Feb 26, 2009 5:59 PM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?


    harder better faster stronger - daft punk



    technologic - daft punk



    timebomb - beck



    what's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding - elvis costello


    suddenly i see - kt tunstall

  • eddie.jr Rookie 2 posts since
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    235. Mar 3, 2009 6:28 PM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?

    Kings of Leon - King of the Rodeo

    Spoon - Jonathon Fisk

    Delta Spirit - Trashcan

  • JFieber Expert 22 posts since
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    236. Mar 4, 2009 1:09 PM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?


    punk, punk and more punk... oh, and some metal peppered with ska and occasional hip-hop and pop...






    lard fredrickson



    dropkick mupheys



    mighty mighty bosstons



  • JanePorter Rookie 2 posts since
    Feb 21, 2009
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    237. Mar 4, 2009 5:25 PM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?


    I like music that helps me keep the rhythm of my run or that helps me pick up the pace.  Here are a few favorites:



    "Los Angeles" by Sugarcult if you like a good steady beat to your music   (about 5.6 mph on the treadmill)



    "Whine up" by  Kat Deluna (english verison)



    "Ready 2 Go" by Republica



    "Perfect Day"  by Hoku  (good easy jogging music)



    "I'm Free (Heaven Help the Man)"  by Kenny Loggins from the Footloose movie soundtrack



    "Take on Me" by Aha for sprints or a 7+mph treadmill run



    Thanks for the other music suggestions here !















  • runningdreamer Amateur 26 posts since
    Mar 1, 2009
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    238. Mar 4, 2009 5:58 PM (in response to JanePorter)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?

    I like either really fast beat stuff or really slow, relaxing stuff.

    Lately I have been on a kick of listening to GreenDay.

    The beat is perfect for running!

    Very energizing.

    I also like Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Coldplay.

    Actually classical music is great for running too believe it or not!

  • jessicar86 Rookie 2 posts since
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    239. Mar 4, 2009 6:56 PM (in response to helen82)
    Re: favorite running song(s)?

    I've recent;y added some Theory of a deadman to my plylist and I have the tendency to hit repeat when one their songs are over.  Really gets me going.

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