What Kind Of Music Do You Play For Chicks ??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by skyfires, Aug 11, 2008.

  1. skyfires

    skyfires Trying to hide

    Jul 19, 2008
    The Ozarks of Arkansas
    This is a great question I think. I have a CD player hooked up in my coop, with CD's I've burned just for them. All very soft rock, like CSN&Y, The Eagles, Barkley James Harvest, The Doobie Brothers,ETC. I also have Ackerman, Michael Hedges, George Winston, etc, for soft guitars and no vocals. My DH thinks I have went a little nuts, but they are much calmer when the music plays softly in the back ground. If any one else is playing music, let me know. I need to add 'new tunes' to the list. Thanks!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    I have a radio set to a country music station 24/7.
  3. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    My girls and I lead auditorally-stimulating lives: TVs, radio, computers, airplanes, traffic, barking dogs, etc., so in our backyard, we prefer the peace and quiet.
  4. StPaulieGirls

    StPaulieGirls In the Brooder

    Aug 14, 2007
    Oakland, CA
    I sing to my girls in Bulgarian. [​IMG]
  5. keljonma

    keljonma Songster

    Feb 12, 2007
    8A East Texas
    CD: Audio Books, The Speeches of Winston Churchill, Learn French with Michel Thomas, Agatha Christie Mysteries.

    Radio & CDs: Classical, Celtic, Gospel, Praise, C&W, Blues, Jazz, Rock and NPR.

    I lullabye the flock every evening after head count.
  6. Sylvie

    Sylvie Songster

    Jul 15, 2008
    Other people's play lists on YouTube,
    The Splendid Kitchen on NPR, Political radio on internet, Wisconsin Public Radio-gardening, soundtracks from movies like The Lord of the Rings, Walking Tall, etc.
    And if anyone knows of one we would love to listen to shows about chickens!
  7. mmajw

    mmajw Songster

    Jan 31, 2008
    Well the meat chickens heard a nice melody sung by me and the kids it was called "Munch a Bunch of Lunch". We would sing that to them daily as we did our chores.

    The layers and Roosters enjoy peace and quiet with an occasional chance to hear a little country or rock when we are working in or by the barn.
  8. AllChookUp

    AllChookUp Will Shut Up for Chocolate

    May 7, 2008
    Frozen Lake, MN
    I whistle to them ("Old MacDonald Had A Farm"), sing to them, and have a radio that plays a R&B station.

    I think they like it. [​IMG]
  9. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    Quote:Maybe if you sung to them in Ukrainian, they'd lay their eggs already fancy decorated...
  10. kinnip

    kinnip Songster

    Feb 24, 2008
    Carrollton, GA
    They Might Be Giants, Tenacious D, Amy Winehouse, Cibo Matto

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