Incidentally, I just discovered, after 23 years of full-time education, that loud music actually doesn't
help me concentrate. For years I swore by it, now I've found I've written a third of this literature review in silence and didn't even notice the time.
Anyway, the Human realm I think is best represented by musicals... they try to tell a story but ultimately you just want them to stop
Edited to correct a typing mistake.