An earworm, sometimes known as a brainworm, sticky music, stuck song syndrome, or Involuntary Musical Imagery (INMI) is a catchy piece of music that continually repeats through a person’s mind after it is no longer playing.
just in case you don’t suffer from earworms…
weirdly, the first song that popped into my head today, I always have some song drilling away in the background, was Looking through the window By the Jackson Five. Given that the last time I heard it was probably in the 1970’s, it shows just what a weird space is between my ears.
The second song to re-wire my mind today, was a just down the road from the soul genre…
Pixies – Where is my mind. So similar, covered in Pixie juice, and a common segue… NOT!
How one leads to the other even I’m not going to begin to fathom. My head is always on random shuffle.
And then, just when I thought it was safe… A third tune bubbled up like a muddy geyser,
This one is not so strange, as same as it ever was is a familiar mantra that I use almost daily.
Welcome to the wacky world of Dale’s Internal Jukebox.