If your favorite music makes you cry, its because it changes your brain chemistry.
Your relationship with music might be deeper than you think.
Researchers have shown that brain waves will resonate with the beat of the music and that makes your breathing and your heartbeat actually try to match the beat of the song.
It’s been shown that listening to pleasant music releases a brain chemical which makes the brain responsible for good feelings and regular bowel movements. So Double Score!!
PHILIP BUDEIKIN: A NEFARIOUS MAN THAT MANIPULATED THE YOUTHS MIND
Scientists have revealed that there is a lot more to do with music and brain connection. Music or Sounds play a major role in our human mood and emotions.
Philip Budeikin, the nefarious mind who developed and created the famous Blue Whale Game that made many youths to lose their lives.
Budeikin also made the Blue Game Theme Song which would make normal humans to feel uncomfortable listening to it whereas mentally ill people would just feel normal.
This music was created to manipulate people’s brain and to have suicidal tendencies. It made the kids susceptible and vulnerable.
DARK SIDE OF MUSIC- AFFECTS YOUR BRAIN
There are downsides of this Music and Brain Connection. For instance, have you ever made a Dumb Decision at the nightclub maybe in terms of making new friends?
You know listening to songs at high volume can actually reduce your mental and physical reaction times by 20% and club music play usually very loud. Louder music actually tends to increase alcohol sales and in bars too. Really it isn’t your fault.
You know all these are happening at the physical level are the connections of Brain Chemistry and Body Functions but we don’t know why exactly.
MUSIC CONTROL YOUR EMOTIONS
Our brain is divided into two parts- Left and Right side of the brain.
The Left Brain is the home to our Intuition, Emotion, Creativity, Art, and Music whereas the Right Side is for Logical Reasoning, Analysis, and Math.
When you listen to sad or weird songs, your left brain perceives negative emotions making you depressed affecting your mental health.
OUR HUMAN BRAIN IS A MYSTERY AND MUSIC IS LIKE A DRUG
Processing is one of the few regular daily activities that we participate in involves both hemispheres of the brain.
You know everybody has a dominant hemisphere of the brain that holds Left Brain and the Right Brain known as the Thinker Theory.
People who study music they are able to use hemispheres of the brain more, they are able to think better and solve even the complex problems.
Listening to music also engages your hippocampus; the part of the brain that handles long-term memory storage like when you listen to old songs brings back memories even when you have forgotten.
People with Alzheimer’s and Dementia can recover memories by listening to music.
Music Therapy is a field of study that has popped up recently to research and document these connections and a ton of others include music as a painkiller and a possible way to kick an addiction.
Some of it seems a bit superficial but you can’t deny the Music and Brain Connection!!
So what’s the biggest way that has alleviated or suffered you by music in your life?