Wednesday
Jun202012

Cognitive Sound: Enter, Dopamine!  

Ever wondered why you get goosebumps when listening to your favourite music? Or just down right feel happy? Well it’s a fascinating and rather complex process that occurs in the brain...

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Saturday
Apr282012

26 - 50 (1960-1965) of 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

OwlEmpire's picks of the best albums of 26 to 50 out of the book 1001 albums You Must Hear Before You Die in chronological order.

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Monday
Feb132012

Outer Space Sounds: Voyager's Epic Golden Record

As you may or may not be aware, we (humans) have achieved quite a feat by launching the Voyager crafts into space; when I say Voyager I don't mean that interstellar ship captained by Kathryn Janeway but the NASA Voyager probes...

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Sunday
Dec112011

1 - 25 (1955 - 1960) of 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

OwlEmpire's picks of the best albums of the first 25 out of the book 1001 albums You Must Hear Before You Die in chronological order.

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Wednesday
Oct122011

[feature] 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die - Highlights.

So I have decided to embark on an epic musical journey that I'm sure will be take me into personally uncharted musical waters with bands I've never heard, genres i can’t describe and hopefully come out the other side with some new favourites. I’ve decided to listen to every album from the book titled “1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die” .  This is going take me years but I know the time I put in will be worth it.

I decided on 1001 Albums for a couple of reasons.

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