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According To Science, Women Go Crazy For Musicians Because of Nature

Ever wonder why girls shriek at ear-bleeding levels when a dreamy musician picks up his guitar at a concert? It's because of these two words: Music Evolution. Charles Darwin once hypothesized that music was created for the sole reason of charming the opposite sex. According to a study conducted at...
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Study Shows That Women Make Up 50% Of New Guitar Players

Based on a new study conducted by legendary guitar manufacturer Fender , approximately half of all beginner guitarists in the UK and US are women, making them the largest emerging market for aspiring players. The study also showed that the demographics for those looking to pick up the instrument...
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Tom DeLonge Denies His UFO Research Company Is $37 Million In Debt

Former Blink-182 guitarist/vocalist Tom DeLonge is very passionate about research and discovery for extraterrestrial life, that he began his To The Stars Academy of Arts & Science to aid in that pursuit. However, in an article written by tech site Ars Technica , the To The Stars Academy is over...
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Study Shows That Tattoos Won't Hurt Your Chances At Getting A Job

There's an old social stigma claiming that having a tattoo will negatively affect your chances of landing a job. But according to a study conducted by Bustle , people with ink should have nothing to worry about. In some cases, tattoos may actually help with the job-hunting process! Approximately 38...
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According To Science, Going To Concerts Leads To A Long & Happy Life

Don't bother going on vision quests or going to the spa once a week. According to science, the secret to living a long and happy life is going to live concerts! In a scientific study conducted by O2 and behavioral science expert Patrick Fagan of Goldsmith's University, attending a concert once...
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According To Science, Rock n' Roll Really Is Noise Pollution

AC/DC made the hypothesis that "Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution." But based on a biological study by Mississippi State University assistant professor Brandon Barton, his finding seem to differ. Taking AC/DC's statement to heart, Barton wanted to see if science could back it up. The experiment...
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Survey Shows How Much Money Musicians Actually Make

The general image of a rock star living large consists of fast cars, a line of groupies out the door, an endless flow of alcohol, and plenty of cash. But according to a survey conducted by the Inaugural Music Industry Research Association (MIRA), that's not exactly the case. According to the survey...
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Survey Says People Stop Discovering New Music Once They Turn 30

There are constantly new artists coming out of the woodwork with their own unique style of music collecting fans every day. But according to a recent study, the average person will reach their limit of discovering new music at a certain age. Conducted by the British streaming service Deezer , the...
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According To Science: These Are The Loudest Bands In The World

When you go to see a band perform live, you bring with you certain expectations. You hope they'll play your favorite song. You hope there will be lots of beer. And of course, you hope that it's going to be a very loud night. But just how loud are you willing to go? The average person will start to...
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Nerd Talk: Bad News About Lava...

The volcanic activity from Mt. Kilauea is creating some awful problems for the people of Hawaii, but with anything radical like that, there's gonna be humans being all human-y and doing asinine things.
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