"A series of 6 studies investigated lay beliefs about music, the structure underlying music preferences, and the links between music preferences and personality. . . . using multiple samples,methods, and geographic regions, analyses of the music preferences of over 3,500 individuals converged to reveal". . . . Complete the test to find out!
Almost all of the text has been copied directly from the original research article:
Rentfrow, P. J., & Gosling, S. D. (2003). The do re mi’s of everyday life: The structure and personality correlates of music preferences. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84, 1236-1256.
Also credit to the lab website for the revised version of the scale: http://homepage.psy.utexas.edu/homepage/faculty/gosling/scales_we.htm#Short%20Test%20Of%20Music%20Preferences%20%28STOMP%29