Music & Media Blog.

Fear in your Ears - the science behind your Halloween soundtrack.

Have you ever wondered why some music makes you feel scared and why some tracks are creepy? The answer is a surprising mix of science, musical convention and appropriately for Halloween, folklore. Discover what connects marmots with ancient folk songs, how the music you play affects your customers mood and the best soundtrack to play for your network.

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Getting We Chatty - how Imagesound communicates with clients in China.

We don't all speak the same language - and we don't all use the same channels of communication. No where is this more apparent in China, which is one of the most linguistically diverse nations in the world. However there is a solution - the WeChat app, which not only gets around the range of languages spoken but the infrastructure challenges faced by one of the world's largest countries. Laura Huang tells us how this works at Imagesound.

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How in-store audio messaging can help ease customers back into the retail environment.

Re-entering the business environment post lock-down is likely to be a daunting prospect for both customers and staff. With this in mind, implementing informative yet reassuring in-store audio messaging into retail, hospitality and leisure spaces can help ease the transition back to business as (not quite) usual.

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A Very Merry Christmas Hit.

It's Christmasssssssss! as Slade sang in 1973. UK Head of Music - Ian Light - gives us an irreverent run down of Christmas hits over the decades. If you'd like your Christmas music to sound as good as ours has this year then why not give us a call in the New Year to have a chat!

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