Thursday, 14 December 2017

UK Music Map

Now then ... this interactive map has nothing to do with us but it's so cool to come across this in the midst of a government policy website (Creative Industries Council if you are asking) that we thought it is definitely worth sharing ... interactive means clicking to hear.

http://www.totallymoney.com/uk-music-map/

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Sunday, 14 May 2017

Champing = Church Camping



This is just a cool idea for a fresh experience by the Churches Conservation Trust ... book your place here. And like true faith Anglicans, you can also pre-book your wine ready for your arrival. What's not to like about this?

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Development of the barter economy

Starting an interesting collection of LETS and barter economy groups as the idea progresses throughout the internet and social media for specific interests ...
Letslinkuk.net
http://www.swapz.co.uk
Swapz.co.uk
readitswapit.co.uk
swishing.com

Thursday, 9 February 2017

Sex and Drugs and Rock & Roll

There seems to be an evidence base at last for the proposition made by Ian Dury & and the Blockheads  ... have a look at this research paper to discover that what you always suspected about music is grounded in evolutionary biology. 


It does seem that music gives you please in the same way that sex and drugs work ...



Reference: Mallik, A., Chanda, M.L., Levity, D.J. (2017) "Anhedonia to music and mu-opioids: Evidence from the administration of naltrexone". Scientific Reports 7(41952) 1-8.