Author: MONISHA THANGAM .K.S 16BEC067

MUSIC WILL NOT LEAVE YOU, EVEN IF YOU THINK TO DO SO!

Nagada sang dhol …….This song had made me go really frantic. It had taken me to an extreme, where everyone around me felt like moving to its beats. Whenever a pause occurs in our group, I used to sing this line, THINTHANAKU THINTHANAKU…DHOOOLL NAA…DHOOL NAA….. to fill the gap and irritate my friends! I have even experienced like dancing along with Deepika Padukone in that black-red costume, leaving free hair in my dream sleep! HAVE YOU ENCOUNTERED SUCH THINGS? Scientifically, this kind of song struck syndrome is called an EARWORM. Fortunately, this does not come with a rare medical...

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MUSICOHOLIC -WHY AM I ADDICTED?

SHE is appealing and bewitching. She can make you go on knees. Everyone craves for her presence. She is rather an addiction. And SHE is MUSIC!!! Anxiety, insomnia, indigestion, high blood pressure etc… Could be the risks of drugs. But music, when consumed as a drug, can cure all these side-effects. Alcohol, tranquilizers, heroin, cocaine, sex, food, music…. Why did music get categorized into addiction? Why is it, virtually impossible to watch a movie without a soundtrack? A MUSICOHOLIC person said life seemed to be hollow and rhythmless without music. He said when we get deep into songs, it...

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Can You HEAR the colors??

Your voice is sweet! Her pitch matches Lata Mangeshkar! Oh…nightingale! The best compliment that a vocalist could earn, related to popular singers, birds or eatables! The weirdest appreciation that an artist ever received could be “YOU TONED ORANGY!” A RELATION WITH COLOR! WHAT A PECULIAR IMAGINATION! Then, after googling, I got to know, that this kind thinking is a disorder, rather a “BEAUTIFUL DISORDER”, that I have ever heard! CHROMESTHESIA, sound to color synesthesia, is a neurological phenomenon, where triggering one sensory pathway (sound), automates a secondary cognitive area (color), involuntarily. Now, let’s do a simple math! MUSIC conveys...

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Why is Music Addictive??

SHE is appealing and bewitching. She can make you go on knees. Everyone craves for her presence. She is rather an addiction. And SHE is MUSIC!!! Anxiety, insomnia, indigestion, high blood pressure etc… Could be the risks of drugs. But music, when consumed as a drug, can cure all these side-effects. In fact music is known to reduce pain. Alcohol, tranquillizers, heroin, cocaine, sex, food, music…. Why did music get categorized into addiction? Why is it virtually impossible to watch a movie without a sound track? A musicaholic person said life seemed to be hollow and rhythm less without...

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