The Beautiful Things Music Does To Your Brain

05/26/2015 04:54 pm ET

Few things are better than listening to your favorite songs--no debate there. But what actually happens inside your brain when you tune in to music?

Zoe Cormier, the author of Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll: The Science of Hedonism and the Hedonism of Science, explained to HuffPost Live why music makes you feel so damn good.

"Every part of your brain gets involved in this neural-symphony," Cormier said.

Watch her explanation of your brain on music in the video above, and click here for the full HuffPost Live conversation about the science of summer songs.

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