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In the adult pop genre there are a handful of artists that consistently hit the mark for mass appeal. Doing so guarantees song placement in movies, television shows, advertising and, as one might expect, a sizable amount of Mood programs. Colbie Caillat, Jack Johnson,...

Music Design: Incorporating Nostalgia

Music, much like scent and image, often conjures memories from past moments in our lives. This musical nostalgia can provide a comfort and familiarity that makes us enjoy listening to songs from years past, reminding us of happy memories or simpler times. It is also...