Owl City

Owl City is the name of a band that formed in early 2007 consisting of one member, Adam Young.

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What are owl city fans called?

Extreme fans call themselves Hoot Owls, but most fans are called Owl Citizens.

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Who is Adam Young's role model?

Adam has never referred to anyone specifically as a 'role model', but he has said his favorite artist is Enya. He also talks a lot about God (obviously), his father (Randal Young), John Piper (his pastor), Blink 182, Armin Van Buuren and ATB. I hope this helps!

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Is owl city a girls band?

no, its for both genders, its a christian band actually.

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Where can you find an Ocean Eyes karaoke download?

Ocean Eyes is not available for karaoke download. However, there is a Fireflies karaoke remix on iTunes.

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What instrument does adam young play?

He plays the piano, keyboard, guitar, and drums.

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Who is the girl in some Owl City songs?

The inside of the Ocean Eyes CD booklet says:

Vocals on The Tip of the Iceberg & Meteor Shower by Melisa Morgan

Vocals on Meteor Shower by Jolie Lindholm

Vocals on The Saltwater Room & On the Wing by Breanne Duren

The Maybe I'm Dreaming CD booklet says "Additional vocals by Breanne Duren and Austin Tofte".

Breanne Duren is probably the girl you mean, because she is part of Owl City's live band. She plays the keyboard and does background vocals. Breanne Duren also has some of her own music on iTunes, if you'd like to check it out.

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What are some facts about owl city?

There many different facts about Owl City, but some of the more interesting are these:

1. Owl City is just one person. His name is Adam Randal Young.

2. He was born on July 5, 1986.

3. He's a Christian.

4. He lives in Owatonna, Minnesota.

5. He has insomnia (Trouble sleeping).

6. He records all his music in his basement.

7. His first jobs were at Hy-Vee grocery store, a Coca-Cola factory and UPS.

8. Owl City has four albums and one EP: Of June EP (2007), Maybe I'm Dreaming (2008), Ocean Eyes (2009), All Things Bright and Beautiful (2011), and The Midsummer Station (2012).

9. His song Fireflies topped the charts in over 20 countries and has sold more than 4 million times.

10. Owl City is often credited for the revival of synth-pop.

11. Owl City is one of more than 40 projects Adam Young has been involved in.

For more information, search 'Adam Young' or 'Owl City' on Wikipedia.

  • Adam Suffers from insomnia (meaning he finds it hard to sleep) So to make his nights worthwhile, he decided to start up a music project in his parents basement.
  • He says he got a lot of inspiration form working in the coca cola factory. Doing continuous work made his 'imagination run free'
  • Adam is christian and follows God.
  • He writes about beaches yet he had never actually been to one until his first tour.
  • He writes and records ALL of his songs in his parents basement.
  • he has a cat named Leona and a dog named Max
  • every song he has worked on has been in a desk chair he got at a garage sale

For more information, search 'Adam Young' or 'Owl City' on Wikipedia!

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How tall is Adam young?

Adam Young from Owl City is 6'2".

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Did Adam young die?

No, Adam Young (Owl City) is very alive and well. Although, he has been to the hospital for kidney stones.

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What are the notes for fireflies by owl city?

For free sheet music, go to the OnlineSheetMusic website. At the top of the page is a search box. Type the title (or artist name) and download the sheet music. If for any reason this fails, try Sheetzbox or googling 'free Fireflies sheet music'.

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Should you tell people about a narcissist's attempt to demean you?

Do not keep your abuse a secret. Secrecy is the abuser's weapon.

If all else fails, the abuser recruits friends, colleagues, mates, family members, the authorities, institutions, neighbours, the media, teachers - in short, third parties - to do his bidding. He uses them to cajole, coerce, threaten, stalk, offer, retreat, tempt, convince, harass, communicate and otherwise manipulate his target. He controls these unaware instruments exactly as he plans to control his ultimate prey. He employs the same mechanisms and devices. And he dumps his props unceremoniously when the job is done.

Another form of control by proxy is to engineer situations in which abuse is inflicted upon another person. Such carefully crafted scenarios of embarrassment and humiliation provoke social sanctions (condemnation, opprobrium, or even physical punishment) against the victim. Society, or a social group become the instruments of the abuser.

Often the abuser's proxies are unaware of their role. Expose him. Inform them. Demonstrate to them how they are being abused, misused, and plain used by the abuser.

Trap your abuser. Treat him as he treats you. Involve others. Bring it into the open. Nothing like sunshine to disinfest abuse.

Based on my book "Malignant Self Love - Narcissism Revisited"

� 2003 Lidija Rangelovska Narcissus Publications

I'm glad to know I did something right. I secretly married a guy who who made me promise to keep our marriage a secret because his daughter had emotional problems and said she could not cope with it. But when he ended up in the hospital for 4 days and didn't call me, I told her about our marriage and guess what? She was happy about it! So I couldn't figure out why he still wanted to keep us a secret. I found out he was supposedly seeing someone else and so I decided to put our wedding anniversary on cable TV! The worst part is that he told me he was only married once before us, but I found six of his divorces at the county courthouse! Once I exposed him, he immediately wanted a divorce. After I worshipped the ground he walked on for an entire year, he just threw me away. The sad thing is that he is a police officer and uses that position to manipulate women. I am suing the city for negligence because they are aware of his doings and facilitate his behavior. He falsified our marriage certificate as well. I have been telling my story all over town and the more I do, the more I hear awful things about his past. I'm so glad my friend told me about narcissism. I just learned of it today but it has helped a bunch already to help me understand that this was not my fault.

After many years, I decided to let the family know of 20 years of abuse from a sibling. They didn't believe me. They avoid me now and think i am just stirring up trouble. They are avoiding me. I am avoiding them. Peace at last.

The narcissist is already prepared and has stratedgy in place. They expect you to react to what they said or did and have an ambush waiting. Don't react. They are so confident in their ability to push buttons and get reactions, that even if you don't react, they still behave as though you did. Then they reveal the big liars that they are. After they get caught, they accuse you of setting them up. You say, "set up for what, what are you talking about, and how did I set you up?" They say, "you know" because they can't reveal it was them that was setting you up.

I do...but then again I didn't really have to. Mine is such an obvious controller that I was first warned by others before I began to speak out about the things they didn't know about. I suppose it's up to the individual whether they want to expose the N. It might be beneficial though for when things eventually get rocky.

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Is Owl city the band who sings Fireflies?


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Is fireflies by owl city a love song?

No. Many of his songs are love songs, such as Vanilla Twilight, but Fireflies is thought to be about remembering your childhood, and the difficulty of moving on. In the song, Adam Young (Owl City) talks about being insomnia-ridden, perhaps as a result of this situation.

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What is the meaning of the owl city shirt?

If you mean the "I AM" shirt, there are many different theories. 1. It represents the song Hello Seattle. (Hello Seattle, I am...) 2. It stands for 'I am ME.' 3. It is a reference to the biblical book of Exodus. "I AM the Lord thy God", "They shall call me I AM". 4. You decide.

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Did Adam Young's girlfriend die?

No, she did not. Those are just rumors. Adam has said in an interview that the girl that his "cozy" songs are about was his girlfriend (Ann Marie) who moved away and went to college in California.

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Is Adam Young blind?

No he does wear glasses when he is working on his laptop or on the computer.

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Who is Adam Young's wife?

He isn't married, but he had a girlfriend named Ann Marie. She broke up with him and moved to California some time in 2010. His songs Vanilla Twilight, Lonely Lullaby and The Saltwater Room were dedicated to her.

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Is 16 too young to be engaged?

No. But you shouldn't be getting married until you're at least 18. I myself am 16 and im with someone i love very much and plan to marry some day if things go right. that's IF they go right. you don't want to rush into things because people change alot as they age. you might love things the way they are right now but after a while things will change and its something no one can avoid. so just wait until he is ready . if you know your ready then its a game of waiting.this is my first time 2 do this so hope it helped someone :) .. and boys???? .... MAN UP AND PROPOE ALREADY :P

Engagement is not actually a legally binding agreement and as such it's fine to get engaged at the age of 16.

Marriage though, I have to agree, is something far more serious. 18 is early to marry as well because you still have a lot of "growing" to do. Not physically (hopefully) but mentally and spiritually. You are going to change our mind about many things, and you are going to see things from a different perspective.

Hopefully the love for your boyfriend/girlfriend will remain and you will only feel more sure of each other after staying together for a few years. If it is meant to be, waiting will make no difference :)

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What is meteor shower by owl city about?

God. Adam is christian.

The lyrics make a whole bunch more sense that way too.

"I can finally see that you're right there beside me"

God was always there, it just takes a while to see Him sometimes.

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Are there metaphors in fireflies by Owl City?

The song itself can be interpreted as one metaphor, but an example of an individual metaphor is "Because my dreams are bursting at the seams."

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Where does adam young exactly live?

Minnesota Owatonna

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Is hello Seattle by owl city in a movie?

No. It is not. But "To The Sky" is in Legend Of The Guardians The Owls Of Gahoole

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What kind of music does owl city play?

dreamy electronic pop

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Does Adam Young of Owl City play an instrument?

Yes, he plays piano, guitar, drums and bass guitar. Guitar was the first instrument he learned.

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Who is ann Marie monson?

Ann Marie Monson Is Adam Young's(Owl City) Ex-Friend . He Mentions Her In The Song Lonley Lullaby .


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