Sam Brinson Posts

Music is searching for itself, and we’re the observers. I’ve heard a few assumptions about music recently—now I’m sure these don’t apply to everyone, but they’ve come up often enough that I feel the need…

I will start with the bad news and inform you that nothing you ever create, invent, design, or build is ever truly new. Sorry to start on such a sour note, but it’s true, there’s…

Finding Pleasure in the Dissonant If you’ve not done already, I recommend reading the first two parts to this series: One and two. We’ve gone over the aspects that make up sound and music, and…

Why Does it Sound Good? Previously we looked into how we visually represent sound and a little on how our brains interpret that, now I would like to expand on what happens when we listen…

What Does It Boil Down To? When jiving to a new song, have you ever really stopped and thought, what exactly am I listening to? Why does it sound so good? People have been trying to answer…