To download a copy of the sound clips used in the experiment,
Right-Click HERE, and save the package to your computer.
Then, unip the package and either open the included Microsoft Excel file,
or open Rentfrow_JPSP_Index.html with a web browser
to browse through and listen to the files locally.

You can also listen to the files online by clicking on the song titles (Piece) listed below.

Sound Files for Study 1:
Are There Interpretable Factors Underlying Musical Preferences?

Artist Piece Genre File name
Philip Glass Symphony No. 3 Avant-garde classical 904.mp3
Louise Farrenc Piano Quintet No. 1 in A Minor Classical 903.mp3
The Americus Brass Band Coronation March Marching Band 12.mp3
William Boyce Symphony No. 1 in B Flat Major Classical 03.mp3
Ruben Gonzalez Easy Zancudo Latin 905.mp3
Oscar Peterson The Way You Look Tonight Traditional jazz 58.mp3
Charles Lloyd Jumping the Creek Acid Jazz 30.mp3
Elliot Carter Boston Concerto, Allegro Staccatissimo Avant-garde classical 08.mp3
Walter Legawiec and His Polka Kings Bohemian Beer Party Polka 907.mp3
Herb Ellis and Joe Pass Cherokee (Concept 2) Traditional jazz 09.mp3
The American Military Band Crosley March Marching Band 906.mp3
Mantovani I Wish You Love Musak/Ezlistening 28.mp3
Hilton Ruiz Mambo Numero Cinco Latin 37.mp3
Meav You Brought Me Up Celtic 63.mp3
Frankie Yankovic My Favorite Polka Polka 39.mp3
King Sunny Adé Ja Funmi World Beat 29.mp3
Dean Martin Take Me In Your Arms Adult contemporary 52.mp3
Boney James Backbone Quiet Storm 01.mp3
Jah Wobble Waxing Moon World Beat 57.mp3
1 One Term President Electronica 44.mp3
Ornette Coleman Rock The Clock Acid Jazz 47.mp3
Eileen Ivers Darlin' Corey Celtic 14.mp3
The O'Kanes Oh, Darlin' Country rock 41.mp3
Carlene Carter I Fell In Love New country 23.mp3
Jim Lauderdale Heaven's Flame New country 21.mp3
Tracy Lawrence Texas Tornado Mainstream country 53.mp3
The Mavericks If You Only Knew Mainstream country 24.mp3
Uncle Tupelo Slate Country rock 50.mp3
Iris Dement Let the Mystery Be Bluegrass 40.mp3
Doc Watson Interstate Rag Bluegrass 26.mp3
Bill Haley and His Comets Razzle Dazzle Rock ’n’ roll 46.mp3
Flamin' Groovies Gonna Rock Tonight Rock ’n’ roll 20.mp3
Social Distortion Cold Feelings Punk 11.mp3
Poster Children Roe v. Wade Alternative rock 48.mp3
Iron Maiden Where Eagles Dare Heavy Metal 60.mp3
Owsley Oh No, the Radio Power Pop 42.mp3
Kingdom Come Get It On Classic rock 19.mp3
X When Our Love Passed Out on the Couch Punk 59.mp3
Scorpio Rising It's Obvious Alternative rock 27.mp3
Cats Choir Dirty Angels Heavy Metal 16.mp3
BBM City of Gold Classic rock 10.mp3
Adrian Belew Big Blue Sun Power Pop 02.mp3
Brigitte Heute Nact Europop 05.mp3
Skylark Wildflower R&B/soul 64.mp3
Karla Bonoff Just Walk Away Soft Rock 31.mp3
Ace of Base Unspeakable Europop 55.mp3
Kenny Rankin I Love You Soft Rock 25.mp3
Earl Klugh Laughter in the rain Quiet Storm 902.mp3
Billy Paul Brown Baby R&B/soul 06.mp3
D-Nice My Name is D-Nice Rap 17.mp3
Ludacris Intro Rap 36.mp3
Age Lichtspruch Electronica 34.mp3

 

Sound Files for Study 2:
Are the Same Music-Preference Factors Recovered Using a Different Set of Excerpts From
Pieces by Unknown Artists?

Artist Piece Genre File name
Ljova Seltzer, do I drink too much Avant-garde classical 74532_Getty_15.mp3
Various artists La Trapera Latin 38843_Getty_15.mp3
Various artists Polka From Tving Polka 29906_Getty_15.mp3
The Evergreen Production Music Library Braunschweig Polka Polka 79924_Getty_15.mp3
Golden Bough The Keel Laddie Celtic 29043_Getty_15.mp3
Laurent Martin Scriabin Etude Opus Avant-garde classical 87292_Getty_15.mp3
Moh Alileche North Africa’s Destiny World beat 89732_Getty_15.mp3
Wei Li - Soprano Diva of the Orient I Love You Snow of the North World beat 49802_Getty_15.mp3
Erik Jekabson Fantasy in G Classical 108731_Getty_15.mp3
Bruce Smith Sonata A Major Classical 110353_Getty_15.mp3
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto in C Classical 123194_Getty_15.mp3
Claude Debussy Debussy Livres II Classical 85633_Getty_15.mp3
Niklas Ahman Turbulence Avant-garde classical 113038_Getty_15.mp3
Valentino Production Library Jefferson’s March Marching band 72673_Getty_15.mp3
Valentino Production Library Battle Cry of Freedom #2 Marching band 72489_Getty_15.mp3
Various artists Quarryman’s Polka Polka 29904_Getty_15.mp3
DNA La Wally Classical 62187_Getty_15.mp3
Valentino Production Library Long May She Wave Marching band 72675_Getty_15.mp3
BadaBing Music Group Hail to the Chief Marching band 41161_Getty_15.mp3
Ron Sunshine Still Too Late Traditional jazz 33899_Getty_15.mp3
Anna Coogan & North 19 The World is Waiting on You Bluegrass 93487_Getty_15.mp3
Twelve 20 Six And What You Hear Acid jazz 30452_Getty_15.mp3
BadaBing Music Group Happy Hour Adult contemporary 49768_Getty_15.mp3
Daniel Nahmod I Was Wrong Traditional jazz 76683_Getty_15.mp3
Ezekiel Honig Falling Down Electronica 55682_Getty_15.mp3
Ron Levy's Wild Kingdom Memphis Mem'ries R&B/soul 101408_Getty_15.mp3
Jason Greenberg Quest World beat 131611_Getty_15.mp3
Mamborama Chocolate, Latin 57508_Getty_15.mp3
Mamborama Night of the Living Mambo Latin 57496_Getty_15.mp3
The Tossers With the North Wind Celtic 46755_Getty_15.mp3
Linn Brown Never Mind Soft Rock 64023_Getty_15.mp3
Lisa McCormick Fernando Esta Feliz Latin 73850_Getty_15.mp3
Paul Serrato & Co. Who are You? Traditional jazz 56045_Getty_15.mp3
Michelle Owens Sweet Pleasure Quiet Storm 28572_Getty_15.mp3
James E. Burns I’m Already Over You New Country 54767_Getty_15.mp3
Bob Delevante Penny Black New Country 112597_Getty_15.mp3
Babe Gurr Newsreel Paranoia Bluegrass 100082_Getty_15.mp3
Five Foot Nine Lana Marie Country-rock 118578_Getty_15.mp3
Carey Sims Praying for Time Mainstream country 94357_Getty_15.mp3
Jono Fosh Lets love Adult contemporary 115834_Getty_15.mp3
Babe Gurr Hard To Get Over Me Mainstream country 100071_Getty_15.mp3
Laura Hawthorne Famous Right Where Mainstream country 99312_Getty_15.mp3
Anglea Motter Mama I’m Afraid To Bluegrass 95487_Getty_15.mp3
Anna Coogan & North 19 All I Can Give to You Bluegrass 93455_Getty_15.mp3
Brad Hatfield Breakup Breakdown Country-rock 112861_Getty_15.mp3
Diana Jones My rememberance of you Bluegrass 79437_Getty_15.mp3
Hillbilly Hellcats That’s Not Rockabill Rock 'n' Roll 17884_Getty_15.mp3
Carey Sims Christmas Eve New Country 129811_Getty_15.mp3
Greazy Meal Grieve R&B/soul 11407_Getty_15.mp3
Curtis Carrots and Grapes Rock 'n' Roll 58264_Getty_15.mp3
Mark Erelli Passing through Country-rock 127159_Getty_15.mp3
Doug Astrop Once in a Lifetime Adult contemporary 129206_Getty_15.mp3
Ali Handal Sweet Scene Soft Rock 58469_Getty_15.mp3
Epic Hero Angel Alternative rock 84303_Getty_15.mp3
Travis Abercrombie Let Me in Alternative rock 94531_Getty_15.mp3
Squint Michigan Punk 70089_Getty_15.mp3
The Tomatoes Johnny Fly Classic rock 90042_Getty_15.mp3
The Stand In Frequency of a Heartbeat Punk 89292_Getty_15.mp3
Five Finger Death Punch Death Before Dishonor Heavy Metal 147991_Getty_15.mp3
Straight Outta Junior High Over now Punk 113830_Getty_15.mp3
Five Finger Death Punch Salvation (Instrumental) Punk 159730_Getty_15.mp3
Bankrupt Face the Failure Punk 112632_Getty_15.mp3
Cougars Dick Dater Classic rock 47629_Getty_15.mp3
Dawn Over Zero Out of Lies Heavy Metal 90349_Getty_15.mp3
The Peasants Girlfriend Classic rock 21741_Getty_15.mp3
Exit 303 Falling Down 2 Classic rock 38370_Getty_15.mp3
Tiff Jimber Prove It To Me Classic rock 148148_Getty_15.mp3
Human Signals Oh Thumb! Classic Rock 000004_SP_15.mp3
Five Finger Death Punch White Knuckles Heavy Metal 147989_Getty_15.mp3
Human Signals Jack Buddy Classic Rock 000003_SP_15.mp3
Phaedra Feed Your Head Power Pop 000002_SP_15.mp3
Ciph Brooklyn Swagger Rap 100703_Getty_15.mp3
Sammy Smash Get the Party Started Rap 51061_Getty_15.mp3
Mykill Miers Immaculate Rap 53334_Getty_15.mp3
Robert LaRow Sexy Europop 41925_Getty_15.mp3
DJ Come Of Age Thankful R&B/soul 77316_Getty_15.mp3
Preston Middleton Latin 4 Quiet Storm 28787_Getty_15.mp3
Snake & Butch Love is Good Europop 53375_Getty_15.mp3
The Cruxshadows Go Away Europop 51344_Getty_15.mp3
AB+ Recess Electronica 78610_Getty_15.mp3
Magic Dingus Box The Way It Goes Electronica 15635_Getty_15.mp3
Grafenberg All-Stars Sesame Hood Rap/Hip-Hop 74383_Getty_15.mp3
Tony Lewis Skyhigh R&B/soul 71274_Getty_15.mp3
The Alpha Conspiracy Close Europop 54951_Getty_15.mp3
Benjamin Chan MATRIX Electronica 127742_Getty_15.mp3
Michael Davis Big City Traditional jazz 95969_Getty_15.mp3
Gogo Lab The Escape Acid jazz 111277_Getty_15.mp3
Walter Rodriguez Safety Quiet Storm 159346_Getty_15.mp3
Frank Josephs Mountain Trek Quiet Storm 108870_Getty_15.mp3
Taryn Murphy Love Along The Way Soft Rock 34360_Getty_15.mp3
Bruce Smith Children of Spring Adult contemporary 128093_Getty_15.mp3
Human Signals Birth Soft Rock 000001_SP_15.mp3
Lisa McCormick Let’s Love Adult contemporary 73851_Getty_15.mp3
Language Room She Walks Soft Rock 116480_Getty_15.mp3

 

Sound Files for Study 3:
How Robust Are the Music-Preference Factors?

Artist Piece Genre File name
Ljova Seltzer, do I drink too much? Avant-garde classical 74532_Getty_15.mp3
Bruce Smith Sonata A Major Classical 110353_Getty_15.mp3
Paul Serrato & Co. Who are You? Traditional jazz 56045_Getty_15.mp3
Various Artists La Trapera Latin 38843_Getty_15.mp3
DNA La Wally Classical 62187_Getty_15.mp3
Daniel Nahmod I Was Wrong Traditional jazz 76683_Getty_15.mp3
Lisa McCormick Let’s Love Adult contemporary 73851_Getty_15.mp3
Five Finger Death Punch Death Before Dishonor Heavy metal 147991_Getty_15.mp3
Bankrupt Face the Failure Punk 112632_Getty_15.mp3
Five Finger Death Punch White Knuckles Heavy metal 147989_Getty_15.mp3
The Tomatoes Johnny Fly Classic rock 90042_Getty_15.mp3
Exit 303 Falling Down 2 Classic rock 38370_Getty_15.mp3
Mykill Miers Immaculate Rap 53334_Getty_15.mp3
Sammy Smash Get the Party Started Rap 51061_Getty_15.mp3
DJ Come Of Age Thankful R&B/soul 77316_Getty_15.mp3
Robert LaRow Sexy Europop 41925_Getty_15.mp3
Walter Rodriguez Safety Electronica 159346_Getty_15.mp3
Magic Dingus Box The Way It Goes Electronica 15635_Getty_15.mp3
Language Room She Walks Soft Rock 116480_Getty_15.mp3
Ali Handal Sweet Scene Soft Rock 58469_Getty_15.mp3
Bruce Smith Children of Spring Adult Contemporary 128093_Getty_15.mp3
Hillbilly Hellcats That’s Not Rockabill Rock-n-roll 17884_Getty_15.mp3
Curtis Carrots and Grapes Rock-n-roll 58264_Getty_15.mp3
James E. Burns I’m Already Over You New country 54767_Getty_15.mp3
Carey Sims Praying for Time Mainstream Country 94357_Getty_15.mp3