Music Timeline: Cultural Resource or Ad for Google Play?

See on Scoop.it – Cultural evolution Google’s Music Timeline is one of the best visualizations of our cultural soundtrack’s evolution over the past 60 yrs http://t.co/u6PQiT09sL Tom Uytterhoeven‘s insight: "Our cultural soundtrack", the PR-talk says. And that’s true: music can really convey the spirit of a certain period. But when you check out this timeline, […]

The Evolution of Music – ABC Local

See on Scoop.it – Cultural evolution ABC Local The Evolution of Music ABC Local Various theories have been proposed since then, including the notoriously unpopular argument that music is merely evolutionary ‘cheesecake’ – a biologically pointless by-product of evolution which merely… Tom Uytterhoeven‘s insight: If you like to participate in evolutionary studies of culture, here’s […]