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I got bored with my music, and had a background both in creative commons content and in video/audio production, so I started making my own tracks. Then I got permission from the artists to sell the tracks... and have now turned it into a business...
Outside of the music that I blend to make new creations, I also like:
Voices (by Vangelis)
Pure Relaxation (a CD I picked up one time at Target)
I used to put together my own mixes, but now I let my clients choose what they want to listen to. As I do therapeutic massage in their homes, they have exactly what they like. I have massaged to opening day baseball, Law & Order SVU, CMT, GAC, Kid Rock, oldies, classical, you name it.
I have found that using the clients music puts me in time with them. I like the variety (although I could have dome without the baseball game) and have been introduced to music that I might normally never listed to.
Give it a shot - you may find it very enjoyable!
I have done that as well. One time to Credence Clearwater. I find that jarring music makes it more difficult for me to be present with the client. I can only imagine what the gun shots of a Law and Order SVU might do to me working on someone.
I just find that certain kinds of relaxing music help me to move the client to somewhere different, and I like them to leave in a very different place (physically and mentally) than when they came in. It could be just as much about me as anything though.
If you can massage to Law and Order or Kid Rock, more power to you!