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    Default How Music Is Remembered - Identifying Generational Gaps in Music

    This is an interesting project that looks at which hit songs are
    remembered across generations, which ones stay within a specific
    generation, and which just fade into obscurity. They're looking at music
    from the '90s, which is 30 years ago and thus stretches across four or
    more generational cohorts.

    How Music is Remembered

    https://pudding.cool/2020/04/music-challenge/

    In PART 1: Identifying Your Generational Gaps in Music, you listen to
    a few song clips from the 1990s and give a rating from "Don't know it"
    to "Singing the lyrics."

    PART 2: Defining the Music, Canon explains how they use these
    statistics. The Pudding does a lot of data visualization, so groovy
    little charts abound.

    You can take multiple tests. I knew at least 60% of the songs from all decades and
    clicked "sounds familiar" to at least 1 more in each decade, except
    for the 2000's, which I only knew 3 songs, which were the
    non-rap/hip-hop tunes. For reference, I was born in 1972. The decade
    I recognized the most songs from was the 70's at 70% recognized and
    2 "sounds familiar." I thought I would do equally as well in the '80s but
    I was only at 60%, and I faired the same for the '90s.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Naked Wake View Post
    This is an interesting project that looks at which hit songs are
    remembered across generations, which ones stay within a specific
    generation, and which just fade into obscurity. They're looking at music
    from the '90s, which is 30 years ago and thus stretches across four or
    more generational cohorts.

    How Music is Remembered

    https://pudding.cool/2020/04/music-challenge/

    In PART 1: Identifying Your Generational Gaps in Music, you listen to
    a few song clips from the 1990s and give a rating from "Don't know it"
    to "Singing the lyrics."

    PART 2: Defining the Music, Canon explains how they use these
    statistics. The Pudding does a lot of data visualization, so groovy
    little charts abound.

    You can take multiple tests. I knew at least 60% of the songs from all decades and
    clicked "sounds familiar" to at least 1 more in each decade, except
    for the 2000's, which I only knew 3 songs, which were the
    non-rap/hip-hop tunes. For reference, I was born in 1972. The decade
    I recognized the most songs from was the 70's at 70% recognized and
    2 "sounds familiar." I thought I would do equally as well in the '80s but
    I was only at 60%, and I faired the same for the '90s.
    Interesting. Basically, this is telling ya nothing is getting passed down to Generation Z. LOL.
    I mean, big rock acts they're getting familiar with, Zeppelin, VH, Stones....but pop rock and pop songs from the past. They're never gonna know much of that. Not sure they're as into music as our generation was.

    You can tell X loved music. We know a lot that came before us. I don't see how to take the other decade tests but I know I'd do well.
    I got 90% on the 90's test. Didn't know the Bone Thugs tune.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PrideofPasadena View Post
    Interesting. Basically, this is telling ya nothing is getting passed down to Generation Z. LOL.
    I mean, big rock acts they're getting familiar with, Zeppelin, VH, Stones....but pop rock and pop songs from the past. They're never gonna know much of that. Not sure they're as into music as our generation was.

    You can tell X loved music. We know a lot that came before us. I don't see how to take the other decade tests but I know I'd do well.
    I got 90% on the 90's test. Didn't know the Bone Thugs tune.
    after you're done taking the test, scroll back up and click on the link that says "Quiz yourself on 10 more songs." Once you do that, you can pick the decade you want, ranging from the '60's to the '00's. Most of the 2000's is rap/hip-hop. Maybe 3 or 4 are rock/alternative.

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    Did all five decades, I only knew 25 out of 50, and that is after going 10/10 on the 1980's.
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    Huh? It only let me listen to snippets from the 90s?
    "Always hopeful, yet discontent,
    He knows changes aren't permanent
    But change is!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by wombattt View Post
    Huh? It only let me listen to snippets from the 90s?
    scroll back up and click on 'Quiz yourself on 10 more songs" and then choose the decade you want from the '60's to the 2000's.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Naked Wake View Post
    scroll back up and click on 'Quiz yourself on 10 more songs" and then choose the decade you want from the '60's to the 2000's.
    Thanks...got 34 of 40.
    "Always hopeful, yet discontent,
    He knows changes aren't permanent
    But change is!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by wombattt View Post
    Thanks...got 34 of 40.
    that's impressive. Good job!

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    Quote Originally Posted by PrideofPasadena View Post
    Interesting. Basically, this is telling ya nothing is getting passed down to Generation Z. LOL.
    I mean, big rock acts they're getting familiar with, Zeppelin, VH, Stones....but pop rock and pop songs from the past. They're never gonna know much of that. Not sure they're as into music as our generation was.

    You can tell X loved music. We know a lot that came before us. I don't see how to take the other decade tests but I know I'd do well.
    I got 90% on the 90's test. Didn't know the Bone Thugs tune.
    in reflecting back on your comments, this is kind of our fault if music didn't get past us. Yes, our generation loves music and it seems most of us are familiar with music from previous generations, but we obviously didn't do a very good job of passing the torch.

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    That was pretty cool . I got 52 out of 60
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    Quote Originally Posted by bklynboy68 View Post
    That was pretty cool . I got 52 out of 60
    I thought there were only 50 possible choices.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Naked Wake View Post
    in reflecting back on your comments, this is kind of our fault if music didn't get past us. Yes, our generation loves music and it seems most of us are familiar with music from previous generations, but we obviously didn't do a very good job of passing the torch.
    Digital music tripped the runner and rap stole the torch while he was down.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Number 47 View Post
    Digital music tripped the runner and rap stole the torch while he was down.
    Rap stole the torch long before digital.

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    OK... Rap mugged the runner and took his torch and digital kicked him in the nutsack while he was down

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