Researchers in London claim that listening to classical music makes for unsafe driving — in fact, that it caused more erratic driving than hip-hop, heavy metal or not listening to music at all. Led by psychologist Dr. Simon Moore, researchers at London Metropolitan University have analyzed experiments conducted by the U.K..
Beatport, one of the most popular online stores for fans of dance music, has been bought by SFX Entertainment, a company that has invested heavily in the dance music business over the past year. According to sources with direct knowledge of the deal, the company was sold for around $50 million.
It is no secret that music exerts a powerful influence on our state of mind. An upbeat, energetic composition inspires motion – as we are automatically consumed by an innate desire to dance. On the other hand, a relaxed, calm melody provides for a soothing effect, allowing us to clear our minds and focus solely on what needs to be accomplished. Every day of our lives we are exposed to a myriad of different musical atmospheres in the form of cafes, retailers, beauty salons, etc.. Unquestionably, the music that we hear in a given setting forms an integral part of our overall impression with a given establishment. A subpar track list is more than capable of leaving behind a bitter aftertaste. Monotonous, repeating tracks or a randomly chosen radio station could be a source of irritation for customers and employees alike. When a institution's success is on the line, such things cannot be left up to chance…
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