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Music sommeliers pair the tunes to the food

A recent LA Times article talked about the rise of “music sommeliers” – professional compilers of music playlists for restaurants – like the folks at Prescriptive Music, an LA-based company that saw a 40% increase in business last year. (An example of a recent Prescriptive business order: a shabu shabu restaurant wanted music that could recreate the feel of the movie “Drive.”) Brendan speaks with Prescriptive founder Allen Klevens about creating a song menu for every place… and every person.