This Is Your Brain on Music

"One thing about music: when it hits, you feel no pain." This is a Bob Marley lyric from "Trenchtown Rock" that has always resonated with me, as deeply affected as I am by all different kinds of music. Now researchers at McGill University in Montreal are confirming what I believe Bob intuitively knew and what music therapists could probably tell you too. Music can make us feel -- chemically, biologically -- better. ...more

Hi Laurie,

Thanks for sharing your insights about mood and active listening. I'd like to add ... more