SI think I was having a particularly stressful day at work when I discovered ASMR videos around 2012. I watched GentleWhispering and ASMRaurette over and over and I found that it calmed me down immediately!
I recall the ASMR sensation from earlier in life but never had a name for it, until now.
Then, after dabbling in acting for several years, I figured why not try making ASMR myself and use this outlet for acting and experimenting with this new and evolving art form.
So here I am. :-)
A historical overview of all namechanges of ASMR Muzz: