The Amygdaloids are a New York City band made up of scientists who shed their scientific garb at night and take to the stage with songs about love and life peppered with insights drawn from research about mind and brain and mental disorders.


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The making of 'All in Our Minds'-- a new EP by The Amygdaloids (Video)

Map of Your Mind” (video) - the featured‘single’ of The Amygdaloids’ EP, ‘All in Our Minds (Jan 27, 2012).

"All in Our Minds" EP Release Party (video)

News

“So We Are” at Sidewalk – Jan. 15, 2015

Jan. 16, 2015- Colin and Joe performed at Sidewalk, NYC last night. Rather than facing the audience when performing, they faced each other. Interestingly, with the musicians in this kind of intimate connection the audience felt vicariously connected.

The 3rd Annual EBI Emotion in the Arts and Sciences Event.

Nov.18, 2014: Rosanne Cash joined Joe and Colin on stage at the NYU’s Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life for the 3rd Annual Emotional Brain Institute “Emotion in the Arts and Sciences” Event. The event was hosted by Judith Regan, host of Sirius-XM Stars Channel’s “The Judith Regan Show,” and will be broadcast soon. […]

How Do Our Brains Remember? [Video]

August 20, 2014 – Scientific American : How Do Our Brains Remember? [Video] – Joe LeDoux interviews Eric Kande. By Mark Fischetti

Free Will: Is Your Brain the Boss of You? [Video] – By Mark Fischetti | June 30, 2014 |

JOE LEDOUX INTERVIEWS MIKE GAZZANIGA ON THE TOPIC OF FREE WILL AND THE BRAIN. FEATURING “HOW FREE IS YOUR WILL” BY THE AMYGDALOIDS - Scientific American.

It’s only natural– The Amygdaloids in Nature

Science and the arts: Rock and research by Karen Kaplan

ROCK YOUR MIND! to Feature NYU Scientists at the Bowery Electric

ROCK YOUR MIND !—a concert to benefit science programming—will feature New York University scientists, along with internationally acclaimed magician Mark Mitton, on Thurs., March 13, 8 p.m. at the Bowery Electric (327 Bowery [between E. 2nd and E. 3rd Sts.]). The Amydaloids will perform songs about the mind. They will be joined by Space Clamps, […]