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Why Are We Moved by Music?

brain music Music! Understanding our emotional responses to songs, lyrics, and chords.

Music is the shorthand of emotion. –Leo Tolstoy

Music has the ability to evoke powerful emotional responses—both chills and thrills—in listeners. And this capacity is universal. Why are we moved by music? How does […]

By |2018-07-26T16:21:48+00:00July 25th, 2018|Music, Spirituality, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why Are We Moved by Music?

Chuck Roberts Proclaims the 10 Commandments of House “In our House, there is only House Music!”

Chuck Roberts

 

In 1987, a group called Rhythm Controll released a track that would contain probably the most sampled speech in House music history: “My House.” Featuring the vocal prowess of a then unknown […]

By |2018-07-26T16:21:48+00:00July 19th, 2018|5 Magazine, Chicago, Classics, House, House Music, Interviews|Comments Off on Chuck Roberts Proclaims the 10 Commandments of House “In our House, there is only House Music!”

Seymour Stein Is Leaving Warner Music and Sire Records, the Label He Launched 51 Years Ago

The industry giant said he longs for his “indie roots” and will be “back in action again soon.”

Music industry legend Seymour Stein has announced his departure from Warner […]

By |2018-07-26T16:21:49+00:00July 19th, 2018|Classics, Documentary, Entertaiment, International, Interviews, Music News, producer|Comments Off on Seymour Stein Is Leaving Warner Music and Sire Records, the Label He Launched 51 Years Ago

Why You’re Hearing More Borrowed Lyrics and Melodies on Pop Radio

swift Anne-Marie’s “2002,” Portugal. The Man’s “Feel It Still” and more – inside the new wave of pop interpolation

 

 

Anne-Marie’s “2002” is the biggest solo release of her career, a multi-week Top Five single in the U.K. built around a simple, effective gimmick: cribbing lyrics from songs that […]

By |2018-07-26T16:21:50+00:00July 14th, 2018|Entertaiment, Music, Music News, New York|Comments Off on Why You’re Hearing More Borrowed Lyrics and Melodies on Pop Radio