Originally Posted by Frost
Not quite in the way I intended. I can't put on Braindrill and feel good about myself when I'm down. I can't listen to Meshuggah to inspire some sort of emotional response as cool as the drums are, it doesn't have that kind of impact.
But it does for some people, it might empower them, you know? I think that's the point. When people listen to music, certain chemicals and neurotransmitters go off in the brain and stimulate the pleasure centres. It doesn't have to be soothing and emotive music. Sometimes I put on something heavy and it has the same emotional impact than if I had put on something soft and ethereal.