Why Does Music Make Us Emotional?

June 5, 2017

What exactly is it about music that can bring us to tears in one track, to pure joy in the next?

 

We’ve worked with VICE to explore how and why music can have such profound effects on our emotions. Rooted in research with listeners, experts, scientists and musicians, our upcoming series of films will look at how these musical insights and sonic devices are used to, in effect, hack the emotional responses of listeners.

 

Click here to find out more about the science of sound and why vibrating air can mean so much to us.