Kinda cool, kinda gross: A real time MRI view of a beatboxer’s lips, tongue, and throat

People who can beatbox–i.e. create beats with their mouth–can make some fascinating sounds. This MRI shows what’s happening inside the head of a guy named Gaucho who is very, very good at what he does.

Read more about what’s happening here at The Laughing Squid.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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