According to a study published in the latest release of Psychological Science would suggest that most musical skill comes from your genes. If you happen to be the descendent of a musical genius, you may want to get practicing - it would seem that you’ll have a lot easier time finding success than your less fortunate associates with less musically-inclined parents.
Can't wait for the arrival of Guardians of the Galaxy? The movie doesn't release for a few more weeks, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy its soundtrack now. The track list for the album was recently released, as well as its snazzy cover, and the folks at MTV assembled a Spotify playlist to match it.
The Pirate Bay has been the source of attention in Argentina recently, with a preliminary blocking injunction against the site being scored by music industry group CAPIF this week. Many weren't happy with this move, and the group's website became the target of their frustration.
Now that Songza is part of Google, the service will likely become part of Play Music at some point. Though Google hasn’t announced plans just yet, getting ready for the day Songza isn’t around as a standalone service might be an option you want to consider. If music discovery is your aim, we’ve got a few suggestions for you.
There are a lot of streaming music services in the world, and Google’s acquisition of Songza came as no surprise. What is a bit befuddling to some is why Google would buy Songza instead of the others out there. Google’s pockets are deep, so cost wasn’t really an issue — they could have had any company willing to sell (and they all would for the right price). So why did Google grab Songza?
Google has purchased Songza, the music suggestion and streaming radio service. The suggestions, which come in the form of carefully curated content based on context like where you are, fit well with Google. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.