If you were wondering why you follow this music blog, or why you should start following it then here’s some scientific evidence to try to convince you.

An article by Liz Rowley at .Mic provides 7 great ways that music affects the body.

  1. Music can actually make you smarter

  2. Sad music doesn’t necessarily make us sad

  3. Music is thought to have positive medicinal effects

  4. Mood music is a thing

  5. Music can help you go the distance

  6. Music can help you adjust that attitude

  7. Singing in the shower may actually be good for you

Read the full article and let me know what you think in the comments below or tweet me @PopAndTalk

7 Ways Music Affects the Body: Here’s How Science Says Sound Moves Us

Written by Steve

I’m Steve and live in a village called Alford (home of Emeli Sande & birthplace of the Aberdeen Angus cow) in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. I currently work in the IT industry (yawn) I just want to share my ideas, findings and general reflections with whoever wants to listen.