What music does to the brain

Daniel Levitin, the King of Music Cognition*, tweeted today about this podcast on Minnesota Public Radio where he is interviewed along with Thomas Plaunt.  From the website:

Listening to your favorite song can have an intense emotional effect, triggering memories and feelings unlike anything else. But what makes music so expressive? Dr. Daniel Levitin and Thomas Plaunt join us to discuss what happens to your brain on music.

*Okay, so I made up this title.  It seems appropriate.

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