The Creative Brain On Drugs

October 20, 2020
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Does cannabis make creative people ... well, more creative? Turns out there's no short answer to this question. Members of the bands Tanks and the Bangas and Chicano Batman share how weed plays into their process, while a neuroscientist breaks down the mysteries of the creative brain. Join us for a music-filled Season 2 finale of On Something!

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