Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Try This Overseas

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Research I'd Like to See Done.

I've been wondering why it is music gets old. New music teases your mind with wacky sounds in familiar frameworks like the rock and roll beat. If you listen to a song enough times, the interest fades, in a process I can only assume is biophysically akin to memorizing something. I wish someone would take a bunch of people and look at what their brains do the first time they hear some song, and what they do after they've listened to it five times a day for a month or so. But then again, I don't have an MRI machine. Yet...