https://sonictonic.io/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/p32203.jpeg 463 600 LL https://sonictonic.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Web_Header-1-300x138.png LL2018-03-09 16:29:362018-03-10 15:02:42How the Shape of Your Ears Affects What You Hear
An important affect of using SonicTonic is the altered state of consciousness that is experienced largely due to the movement of sound caused by panning, ASMR and virtual surround sound software. Interestingly, the experience and identification of positioning varies from person to person. Neuroscientists from the International Laboratory for Brain, Music and Sound Research (BRAMS) at the University of Montreal have recently published a study in the Journal of neuroscience, examining the representation of vertical sound direction in the auditory cortex using an fMRI scanner, proving that what we hear is affected by the shape of our ears.
Source: The New York times (Veronique Greenwood) | Journal of neuroscience (Régis Trapeau and Marc Schönwiesner from the International Laboratory for Brain, Music and Sound Research (BRAMS)