What\u2019s Up With That: Why Do All My Friends Like the Same Music?

Psychology Professor Petr Janata is quoted in Wired Magazine.

Music has chemistry, both in maintaining friendships and helping us forge new ones. But science is still pretty far behind in understanding music’s power to create social bonds.

“To this day, it hasn’t struck people that there must have been tremendous evolutionary pressure for music,” said Petr Janata, a psychologist who studies music and the brain at UC Davis. 

Read more at Wired.