1. After studying the preferences of a quarter million listeners, Paul Lamere determined which artists were favored the most in each state above all others. What this says about your state is up to you to decide.
3. Lamare and The Echo Nest have also created this app, which allows you to compare music tastes between two regions for yourself.
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