The Man with No Rhythm

There’s a medical condition that describes someone who dances like this.

The term is amusia, a congenital condition that makes it difficult for a person to process music. While some people may have difficulty (or a complete inability) to deal with pitch and timbre, a sub-category involves those who cannot comprehend rhythm and beat, often referred to as beat deafness.

Take a look at this guy. He’s obviously trying to have a good time, but–well, you’ll see. (Via Holy Kaw)



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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