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Feb 272014
Paul Lamere at took on the extraordinary task that explores locations and distinct music preferences, with results that might surprise you.
Distinctive artists by state (

Distinctive artists by state (


Lamere says he sampled listening preferences of about a quarter million listeners that have a zip code associated with their streaming music account.  Listener data is drawn from a variety of music streaming services that are powered by The Echo Nest.

He aggregated the listeners into regions (state, regional and all-US) and compared regions by looking at the top-N most popular artists based on listener plays in each region.  He then sought the artists that have a substantial change in rank between regions. These artists are the artists that define the taste for the region.

For more in-depth analysis and comparisons, see Lamere’s original post at

 February 27, 2014  Posted by on February 27, 2014 Blog, Music News, TLC in the Morning Blog Posts