Originally Posted by Anon La Ply
Nice trick, Pockets. That suggests that at least some songs puts us in a certain state, which is an interesting thought.
Not the point I was trying to make. The same goes for TV/Internet when studying. It is a lot easier to sing a sing in my head than to recall images and sound of a TV show.
It's more about the brain associating new knowledge to other things before it becomes ingrained.