D+B / Trance etc have virus like qualities, new research says

The Guardian, a left wing (some would say) rag in the UK, today ran an article about researchers who applied the maths of viral transmission to music downloads, and found it was a very good fit.

You can find the paper at

It’s interesting that this publication was not in some coffee table magazine, but in a serious tier one academic journal.

They didn’t include Balkan music in their analysis :laughing:


More than 10 years ago, I saw a video interview with black eyed peas.
Will.i.am said: music is like a small energy, which gets bigger and bigger in the end. Good music is like a virus. It spreads quickly

mmm I think my ears have a very STRONG antivirus then
:rofl: :crazy_face:


:sweat_smile: :sweat_smile: :sweat_smile:
OK coooooooool

1 Like

that’s okay, some ears are just immune to good taste :laughing: :rofl: :joy: :grin:

1 Like