Nobody can argue that music has an impact on our moods and inspiration and certainly found the way to the poker tables.
White earbuds are seen on almost every table at major events such as the WSOP. Major headphone manufacturers such as Bose and Beats are common, and perhaps the most conclusive evidence is that they are now being awarded headphones.
Of course, listening to music while playing online poker isn’t just a favorite track. In the early rounds of a tournament, the action is sluggish, and things can go wrong.
So some players use music to stay focused. It’s also perfect for suppressing feelings, as music influences their emotions and gestures.
We all sat with songs that blast our eardrum but a moderate level of intensity is best for creativity. The level being too low or too high has an adverse effect on innovation.
Hearing too loud music is the worst of these two frequencies because the brain part used for artistic purposes is overwhelmed.
Being a poker player, concentrating on the felts is important. While work is still ongoing on the impact of music on focus and concentration, testing the hypothesis is not hurt and so far the best option seems to be to stick to instrumental tracks.
This makes sense: when you face strong verbal triggers like catchy lyrics, there is less brain power to use on your mission.
Another study indicates advantages of music for online poker players have no strong feelings towards. The more unobstructive the background music is, the better in theory.
Classical music has proven to have musical timing that imitates a human heartbeat, particularly from the Baroque era, and provides a relaxing atmosphere in which to learn.
This routine allows the left and the right brain to consume more information. However, with music of 60 beats per minute, learning ability increases at least five times.
There has been a long discussion as to whether or not poker players can listen to felt music. Those who condemn it argue that music is a diversion that causes players to forget the words of other players
In the meantime, those who do so for many reasons. While all the big guns are linked to their earphones, their playlists don’t differ quite shockingly!
Whether the beat for a second wind in the gym, melancholic tracks to hold a good day, or some classics in old school to get a dance floor going–the results you see are largely dependent on your own personal tastes.
Testing and error is the secret to your ultimate soundtrack. The sweet wonders of YouTube and SoundCloud are that infinite options are available to you to play in the background while you are trying to run a poker game.