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Like That New Song? Your Brain Shows It

Like That New Song? Your Brain Shows It | DigitAG& journal | Scoop.it

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Sakis Koukouvis's curator insight, April 17, 2013 2:21 PM

Activity in a particular part of our brains while listening to new music reveals whether we enjoy the tune, and even how much we’d be willing to pay to hear it again.­­

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Computer Program 'Evolves' Music From Noise

Computer Program 'Evolves' Music From Noise | DigitAG& journal | Scoop.it

From Mozart to the Beatles, music evolves as listeners get used to sounds they initially find strange or even shocking. As trailblazing music becomes mainstream, artists strike out in new directions. But in a new study, a computer program shows how listeners drive music to evolve in a certain way. Although the resulting strains are hardly Don Giovanni, the finding shows how users' tastes exert their own kind of natural selection, nudging tunes to evolve out of noise.


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