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Dr Gino Yu discusses the relationship of music to the mind at IMS 2014

International Music Summit (IMS) is an educational, inspirational and motivational thought leadership platform dedicated to creating awareness of, and appreciation for, electronic music, the artistry related to DJ-ing and all related popular artforms, primarily through the presentation of summits and events that celebrate the historic and ongoing contribution of the genre to art and culture worldwide.

They take their lectures all over the globe including Ibiza, Asia and America. Some of the biggest names in dance music are hosting talks or involved in IMS, including Pete Tong and Steve Angello.

DJ Mag are hosting an exclusive first look of Dr Gino Yu's lecture on how music has a relationship with the mind. Check it out below.

“The EDM movement is youth culture having their first ‘unity consciousness’ experience. We are looking to re-mythologize this for Asia without the drugs. Music also has the opportunity to ‘heal’ and facilitate personal transformation. In Chinese, the word for 'music' and the word for 'medicine' are similar. Discuss...”