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Boil the Frog. Boil the Frog lets you create a playlist of songs that gradually takes you from one music style to another.

Boil the Frog

It's like the proverbial frog in the pot of water. If you heat up the pot slowly enough, the frog will never notice that he's being made into a stew and jump out of the pot. With a Boil the frog playlist you can do the same, but with music. You can generate a playlist that will take the listener from one style of music to the other, without the listener ever noticing that they are being made into a stew. How does it work? To create a Boil The Frog playlist, just type in the names of two artists and a playlist will be generated that takes you gradually, step by step, from the first artist to the second artist. Boil the Frog plays 30 second versions of your songs. Here are some examples How does it really work? To create this app, The Echo Nest artist similarity info is used to build an artist similarity graph of about 100,000 of the most popular artists. Who made this? Prepaid Data SIM Card Wiki - Wikia.


The Infinite Jukebox. (2:43) Answer - Amber Rubarth. A music map. It suggests other bands/artists you might like. via That One Song. Workout Songs. It is no secret that music has an uncanny ability to motivate us.

Workout Songs

The right song can make an otherwise dull workout become our finest hour. And now there is scientific evidence to support it, as well as entire businesses dedicated to helping you produce customized workout soundtracks. The benefits of music impact several areas according to, a website dedicated to helping you find the right music for your workout. “In academic-speak, the right music is an ergogenic aid—an external influence that positively affects your physiological performance. Wikipedia’s definition breaks ergogenic aid benefits into 3 facets: performance improvement, minimization of distraction and increased recovery.” – HellaSound It was with this in mind that the 52 best workout songs were selected in an epic exploration of the foot-tapping, guitar-screaming and beat-boxing tracks that have found a welcome home in gyms across America. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

Shakespeare's Lyrics: Were The World Mine (Were the world mine) Title Theme - The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker. 10 Notable Waltzes in Anime - Anime Instrumentality Blog. It wouldn’t be inaccurate to say that waltzes are the pop-music of the Classical genre (the dance music before Dance music!).

10 Notable Waltzes in Anime - Anime Instrumentality Blog

There’s something about them that effortlessly catches the ear and makes them easy to like. Maybe it’s the soaring melodies or the trademark OOM-pah-pah, but a waltz done well has a characteristic sensation of movement that’s addicting and catchy. And given anime music’s proclivities when it comes to incorporating diverse genres in its body, waltzes pop up too. The ten tracks below (in no particular order of preference) are selections that have especially stuck out to me throughout the anime I’ve watched and the soundtracks I’ve listened to and are definitely worth sharing. The first waltz hails from an unexpected source – original mecha anime Mazinger Z. God Scrander Contrasting with “God Scrander’s” straightforward grandiosity, “Waltz #5” from Ashita no Nadja takes a subtler approach. Waltz #5 Ginpatsu no Shounen Akari, Waltz, Odoru Rekishi wa Kataru Sequentia. The Darker Side of Classical Music. Undefined The Darker Side of Classical Music Classical music is a genre of music that touches on all emotions man is capable of feeling, some of which can only be evoked through the power of music itself.

The Darker Side of Classical Music

It can be difficult and even deceptive to pin the general feel of a piece of music under one label since there are so many different feelings constantly churning to the surface; peace and action, happiness and sadness, light and darkness. The deepest meanings, and therefore the most real are contained in these contrasts. While there are thousands of web pages devoted to dark music, I have yet to find one dedicated to only dark classical music. Pettersson Symphonies 6, 7, 8, 9 and 15 Concertos for String Orchestra 1, 2 and 3 Almost everything Pettersson wrote tended to be dark and gloomy. The concertos for string orchestra are some of Pettersson’s lesser-known works, containing much the same darkness found in the symphonies.

Sibelius Symphony 4 Lemminkäinen Suite Shostakovich Mahler Penderecki. Debussy, Clair de lune (piano music) Robert Plant - Our Song. Radio Hyrule.