This episode is all about music! Liverpudlian DJ, Yousef, and Senior Lecturer in Music Psychology, Dr Eduardo Coutinho, join Professor Tom Solomon to talk music and mood – why it makes us feel better and what's going on in the brain when it does.
Liverpool born DJ, Label Owner and Producer, Yousef, founded the legendary club night, Circus, in 2002 and has hosted some of the biggest DJs in the world. Visit his Soundcloud for Circus recordings and original mixes. You can follow him @yousefcircus on Twitter.
University of Liverpool's Dr Eduardo Coutinho is the founder and Director of the APPLIED MUSIC Research Lab, an interdisciplinary research group based at the Department of Music from the University of Liverpool that aims to harness the benefits of music for improving people's lives. You can follow the APPLIED MUSIC Research Lab @AMresearchlab on Twitter.
Professor Tom Solomon is Director of the UK's Emerging Infections Research Unit based as the University of Liverpool, is on the NHS front line at the Walton Neuro Centre and Royal Liverpool University Hospital, and appears regularly on television and radio discussing science. You can follow him @RunningMadProf on Twitter.
Holly Ellis really is a Scouse Scientist. Having studied undergraduate Biological Sciences at Oxford University, she’s now a Clinical Scientist in Genomics with the NHS. You can follow her @ScientistScouse on Twitter, and find original content on her YouTube channel, The Scouse Scientist.