When your playlist strikes all the right chords, your body can go on a physiological joyride. Your heart rate increases. Your pupils dilate. Your body temperature rises. Blood redirects to your legs. Your cerebellum—mission control for body movement—becomes more active. Your brain flushes with dopamine and a tingly chill whisks down your back […]
Booo Taylor Swift.
Spotify is the future, Spotify is the enemy. Spotify doesn’t pay enough, Spotify is music’s best bet for revenue growth.
Since it arrived in the United States from Sweden in 2011, Spotify has been cast as both hero and villain in the music industry’s continuing debate over streaming music […]
MuSA.RT — Music on the Spiral Array — Elaine Chew’s Spiral Array model in real-time analysis and scientific visualization of tonal structures in music. MIDI information is mapped to pitch names in real time, and the closest triads and keys are computed and shown as the music unfolds in a performance […]
This is absolutely incredible and beautiful.
Harmonizing sound and image has been the goal of countless artists ever since talkies first hit the silver screen in the 1920s. Modern artists obviously have more sophisticated technology than the filmmakers of yesteryear, but the M.O. remains the same: create an experience that brings the eye and the ear together in mutual joy […]