An earworm, sometimes known as a brainworm, sticky music, or stuck song
syndrome, is a ... In a 2006 book by Daniel Levitin entitled This Is Your Brain on
Music: The ... In episode 20 of season 7 of...
Why do songs get stuck in my head, you might wonder. The phenomenon is
called an earworm -- learn why songs can get stuck in your head.
An earworm has invaded your head! That's what it's called when a song or a
jingle gets stuck in your head and won't come out. Earworms can run around your
Nov 3, 2016 ... It has shown that songs that get stuck in your head - called earworms or
involuntary musical imagery - are usually faster, with a fairly generic ...
MRI Study Reveals Brain Regions That Get Songs Stuck In Our Heads ... This
phenomenon, called involuntary musical imagery (INMI), or more colloquially “
earworms,” is a ... Sign up today to get weekly science coverage direct to your
Jul 30, 2014 ... ... probably had a fragment from a catchy (or obnoxious) tune stuck in your head.
... Due to the involuntary nature of songs getting stuck in people's heads, it is ... of
the song back up with it, in what is called “involuntary memory.
Nov 7, 2016 ... Songs that get trapped in your head for long periods of time, commonly called “
earworms,” are the subject of a study by Durham University (in ...
Technically a song that gets stuck in your head is called an 'earworm' which
comes from the German 'Ohrwurm' and is described by some as a form of '
We all (except, perhaps, any amusics out there) have experienced have
experienced earworms: when a short bit of a song gets stuck in your head for an
May 28, 2014 ... Can't get that new song out of your head? You've probably got an earworm,
which “tends to be this little fragment, often a bit of the chorus of the ...