Nobody Knows You when You’re Down and Out — Um dos maiores hinos do blues, conta a história de uma pessoa que perdeu todo o dinheiro — e, consequentemente, os amigos desapareceram. Tem um dos versos mais geniais que vi, quando ela diz que “seu eu colocar as mãos em um dólar novamente, vou segurá-lo com tanta força que a águia vai gritar”, fazendo referência à imagem da moeda.
…ot turn water into wine musically,” he wrote. “The taste flavor has to be there in the first place. We can use soundscapes and music to modulate a taste, make it appear stronger or weaker, but we cannot use it to convince that protein gloop is caviar.”
But it also has great potential to help: The International Society of Neurogastronomy was founded on the hope that such techniques as sound modulation could be used to bring the idea of flavor to the minds of cancer patients whose sense of taste is one of the many casualties of chemotherapy. Sound, too, could also be useful for helping us stay healthy: Imagine listening to a track that ups perception of sweetness or saltiness, thus preventing the need to add a Splenda or some Diamond Crystal.