30 Second Impressions: Sophia Brand, Mark Henes, Lost Stars
I heard in college that songwriters should get to the chorus of a song within 30-seconds of hitting play in order to keep the interest of the listener. I think it says something about us, as music consumers, that our attention span is so short. BUT, I do find some intrigue in this idea of first impressions and music. According to SCIENCE... it takes about a tenth of a second to form a first impression of a stranger. But what about music? We listened to the first 30 seconds of each of the following three songs, and wrote our thoughts below.
The points aren't worth anything, but may be redeemed at a local yard sale. Offer invalid in Idaho.
Recommended Activities: Dancing barefoot at an outdoor party, Drinking an iced adult beverage, Being sexy
Very First Thought: "Ooooh...this is fun!"
Points Awarded: 3,000 Space Units
Reminds Me Of: Sitting in a smoky Nashville bar, Drinking PBR and Fireball, Rallying after a break-up
Points Awarded: 4,500 Freshly Baked Biscuits
Where to Listen: Pregaming with your friends, Dancing in your underwear
Sounds Like: A new haircut, Maroon 5
Points Awarded: 5 Marching Bands