About the Authors

Tobias Overath

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: t.overath@fil.ion.ucl.ac.uk (TO); t.d.griffiths@newcastle.ac.uk (TDG)

Affiliations Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, United Kingdom , Newcastle Auditory Group, Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom

Rhodri Cusack

Affiliation MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Sukhbinder Kumar

Affiliation Newcastle Auditory Group, Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom

Katharina von Kriegstein

Affiliations Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, United Kingdom , Newcastle Auditory Group, Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom

Jason D Warren

Affiliation Dementia Research Centre, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Manon Grube

Affiliation Newcastle Auditory Group, Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom

Robert P Carlyon

Affiliation MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Timothy D Griffiths

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: t.overath@fil.ion.ucl.ac.uk (TO); t.d.griffiths@newcastle.ac.uk (TDG)

Affiliations Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, United Kingdom , Newcastle Auditory Group, Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

TO designed the studies, acquired and analysed the data, and wrote the manuscript. RC contributed to the design, analysis, and interpretation of both studies. SK was involved in the design of the first study and information theoretic analysis of the results. KvK helped acquiring and analysing the data. JDW was involved in the conceptualisation of the stimulus. MG contributed to the design of the first study. RPC contributed to the design of the first study and interpretation of the results. TDG created the stimulus, designed the studies, and wrote the manuscript.