Music Design: Mere Exposure

I’ve read a lot lately about the “mere exposure effect.” This is the psychological premise that we are more likely to feel an affinity for something that we have been exposed to multiple times. According to an NPR story¬† I heard, that’s the...

The Goods: NPR Tiny Desk Concerts

One of my favorite things is NPR’s Tiny Desk Concerts. They bring in amazing bands and squeeze them into the All Songs Considered corner of NPR Music’s office. That makes for an interesting backdrop and a few awkward, intimate moments. The cool thing is...