unlistenable

un·lis·ten·a·ble

 (ŭn-lĭs′ə-nə-bəl)
adj.
Being such that listening with comfort or pleasure is impossible: an unlistenable vocal performance.

unlistenable

(ʌnˈlɪsənəbəl)
adj
impossible or unpleasant to listen to
Translations
inécoutable
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The woe-is-me lyrical navel-gazing that made much 90s grunge so unlistenable is notable by its absence too, replaced by lines like "I used to hate myself, now I think I'm alright" (Small Poppies) and the peerless "now we've got that percolater, never made a latte greater" (Depreston).
The woe-is-me lyrical navel-gazing that made much 90s grunge so unlistenable is replaced by lines like "I used to hate myself, now I think I'm alright" (Small Poppies) and the peerless "now we've got that percolater, never made a latte greater" (Depreston).
All part of a great political tradition of co-opting songs for their campaigns and then making them completely unlistenable forevermore to people who may just actually be fans of the music.
The result is that many of these concerts are now lost or recorded in such a poor quality as to render them unlistenable.
But by that same token, singer-pianist Tori Amos has been accused of being both pretentious and nonsensical on many occasions, and I'll admit, although I dearly love her first two albums, her increasingly surreal efforts have become more and more difficult to engage with, and while not unlistenable, I can honestly say she's had whole albums I've not listened to twice.
I fully expect my children to be into music that I will find utterly unlistenable.
Instead of making "Call Me Maybe" more unlistenable in the following video, the U.
To some it will be free and loose alt rock, to others it will be an unlistenable mush.
At his best, he can be brilliant; at his worst he can be unlistenable.
to an unlistenable and directionless dirge in the background.
His 1969 LP Trout Mask Replica was lauded by most critics as a masterpiece - but blasted by others as unlistenable.
Anyone who has been tempted to dismiss the music of John Cage as either unlistenable or silly would be well advised to give this very impressive disc a hearing.