Australia take on England  in the first Test of the 2013-14 Ashes series at the Gabba in Brisbane on Thursday.

In the above video, Australian players narrate how music plays a key role in their lives and keeps them hooked on. It plays a key role in their preparation.

England have emerged victories in the last three series played between the teams. Even the last time they toured Australia, they won by a margin of 3-1.

Since the sensational Ashes series of 2005, England have lost just once in 2006 when they were whitewashed 5-0 in Australia.