I found Levitin’s This is Your Brain on Music to be quite an enjoyable read. I was surprised to find that society has such a large impact on our musical tastes, especially since I would consider mine somewhat unconventional. 269 more words
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In contrast with our last post… strike that, reverse it. Guilty pleasure!
Don’t be shy… you can admit it. That one song that you LOVE, even though you perhaps feel that you shouldn’t (because… it’s overplayed, it’s corny, it breaks with your usual music taste, it’s a “bad” song, etc.). 213 more words
So what is it about certain songs that makes all of us get the creeps?
That was the question posed on the Science Friday segment “ 338 more words