Soothing tunes for anxious times.
The music we choose to listen to not only allows us to retreat into a place of peace and privacy, but also helps frame our daily routines and interactions with others.
In an era when all sorts of music seems to be at our fingertips through streaming services for under $10 a month, who is spending their hard-earned cash on vinyl?
McMaster University's LIVELab is a concert hall where researchers study how sound is produced and experienced, leading to therapeutic applications of music.
Music for pleasure, self-expression and emotional regulation.
As the album celebrates its 50th anniversary, an expert in sound recording details how the band deployed stereo and synthesizers to put a unique artistic stamp on this iconic album.
Music doesn't get objectively worse over time. So why do older generations scoff at each new top 40 hit?
Leila Waddell entered the world stage as an acclaimed violinist - and left it having influenced magical practice into the 21st century.
A conductor's role is about communication with performers and their audience. They do so using eye contact, dress, and of course, the fabled waving of the arms.
The number of students achieving GCSEs in technical and creative subjects along with religious education has declined yet again.
There are potential issues with any use of machine learning in policing. But if used in the right way, it could go a long way towards more effective policing.
Woody Guthrie’s anthem has become a rallying cry for immigrants. But did he really have a 'blind spot' for Native Americans, as some have claimed?
When you look at the squiggly lines on Joy Division's famous album cover, you're seeing a record of lightning in outer space.
What happens in our brains and bodies when we emotionally react to music? Can neural technology provide new ways to interact with music?
Fifty years ago, on July 11, 1969, David Bowie released Space Oddity. With its adventurous orchestration, unsettling harmonics and melancholy narrative, the now classic song captured a moment.
The history of recorded music has been marked by endless artistic and technological changes. While music labels persist, digital technology has profoundly altered why they exist and how they work.
If you love heavy metal, it can boost your well-being in several different ways.
Mac Rebennack took the stage name Dr John and a persona based on a real-life voodoo prince.
The habit of using our phones while at a summer music festival can negatively impact our experiences.
Apple's decision to end iTunes for its new desktop operating system is an attempt to retain and regain market share from rival media platforms.