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How Can We Be More In Touch With Our Feels, James Blake Fans?

“I dunno man. If you need to have a cry, have a cry. It’s cathartic.”
Rosie Hewitson
4.24.19
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What Was Everyone Running from in 90s Electronic Music Videos?

Everyone had cool sunglasses, a briefcase, and was fleeing from enemies. Why?
Tiffany White
4.10.19
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Exploring the Actual Science Behind Why Music Makes Us Feel Good

From the calming frequencies, to dopamine released when we hear our favourite tracks, can music really heal us? Or is that bullshit?
Daisy Jones
3.29.19
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We Asked People What The ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ of Albums Is

Nirvana's 'Nevermind' is just 42:20 minutes of wailing. Fight me.
Daisy Jones
3.27.19
Deep Questions

A Deep Dive into Why So Many Band Names Fixate on Rats

There must?? Be more to this?? Than chance?? I spoke to band Ratboys and a music anthropology professor to find out.
Aida Amoako
3.4.19
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The Hidden Art of Ordering the Names on a Festival Line-up

We speak to festival bookers and managers about why, in lineup release season, font size really does matter.
Danny Wright
2.12.19
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Who the Hell Listens to The Kaiser Chiefs in 2019?

Well, quite a few people, apparently. We spoke to them about why.
Rosie Hewitson
2.11.19
Music

We Asked People the Weirdest Fantasies They Have While Listening to Music

“I would imagine screaming the lyrics over this cliff edge, hurling all the anger at my family and friends below.”
Daisy Jones
1.31.19
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We Asked The 1975 Fans About Their Weirdest Online Relationships

“This girl I work with is always selling pictures of her feet... He likes it when she curls them around other objects.”
Annie Lord
1.23.19
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Science, Please, Explain Why Catchy Songs Loop in Our Heads Forever

Is there more to an earworm than a snappy hook? I spoke to various clever people in music (I needed to get 'Baby Shark' out of my head).
Patrick Heardman
1.22.19
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Some Questions for the Guy Who DJ'd Outside the Houses of Parliament

He appeared on Tuesday night, after the Brexit 'meaningful vote' result, spinning a special political set.
Patrick Heardman
1.17.19
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Men Told Us How Their Skincare Routines Compare to Frank Ocean's

Frank Ocean spoke to GQ about moisturising in poetic terms, so we asked some regular lads how they approach grooming.
Annie Lord
1.15.19
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