Song Exploder is a podcast where musicians take apart their songs, and piece by piece, tell the story of how they were made. Each episode features an artist discussing a song of theirs, breaking down the sounds and ideas that went into the writing and recording. Hosted and produced by Hrishikesh Hirway.
Series about pieces of music with a powerful emotional impact
Tiny Desk Concerts from NPR Music feature your favorite musicians performing at All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR office. Hear Wilco, Adele, Passion Pit, Tinariwen, Miguel, The xx and many more. This is the audio version of the podcast. A video version is also available.
From Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam, and Justin Richmond. The musicians you love talk about their life, inspiration, and craft. Then play. iHeartMedia is the exclusive podcast partner of Pushkin Industries.
Music: it's good. On each episode of Strong Songs, host Kirk Hamilton takes listeners inside a piece of music, breaking it down and figuring out what makes it work.
An antidote to today’s frenzied world. Step back, let go, immerse yourself: it’s time to go slow.A lo-fi celebration of pure sound.
An hour of fresh new tunes from BBC Music Introducing handpicked by Tom Robinson each week in the early hours of Monday morning.
Learn more about the albums you love with Dissect. Analyzing one album per season, one song per episode, Dissect dives deep into albums like Childish Gambino's Because the Internet, Beyonce's Lemonade, Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly & DAMN., Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Frank Ocean's Blonde, and more. Let's Dissect.
Hosts/nerds Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton are your friendly music buddies with the week's best new music discoveries, including conversations with emerging artists, icons and more. Hear songs that can completely change your day, with humor, heart and (sometimes) a whole lot of noise. Directions for use: Morning commute, the gym, or alone time. (If rash persists, discontinue use.)
The Popcast is hosted by Jon Caramanica, a pop music critic for The New York Times. It covers the latest in popular music criticism, trends and news.
Recordings from the early 20th Century with comments.
Rethink music with The Listening Service. Tom Service presents a journey of imagination and insight, exploring how music works
The writers and editors of Rolling Stone take you inside the biggest stories in music. Featuring interviews with our favorite artists; what's playing in the office; expert insight on the week's biggest music news; and much more.
Podcast from Defected Records
Calm Pills - Soothing Space Ambient and Piano Music for Relaxing, Peaceful Sleep, Reading or Mindful Meditation
Calm Pills are soothing atmospheric ambient albums, seamlessly mixed to help with relaxation, meditation, reading or deep sleep. Mostly consisting of instrumental ambient sounds and soft piano music, these mixes will help you completely relax your mind and body.
A lovingly crafted podcast that reveals the stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting sounds.
What makes a song a smash? Talent? Luck? Timing? All that—and more. Chris Molanphy, pop-chart analyst and author of Slate’s “Why Is This Song No. 1?” series, tells tales from a half-century of chart history. Through storytelling, trivia and song snippets, Chris dissects how that song you love—or hate—dominated the airwaves, made its way to the top of the charts and shaped your memories forever.
Celebrating the music that special guests cherish and would like to bestow to future generations.
WXPN's live performance and interview program featuring music and conversation from a variety of important musicians
A weekly music show for the whole family.
Discover the world with music. Join local experts for a sonic journey around the globe.
An independent radio station from Tel Aviv. For music lovers by music lovers.
Welcome to The Garyvee Audio Experience, hosted by entrepreneur, CEO, investor, vlogger, and public speaker Gary Vaynerchuk. On this podcast you'll find a mix of my #AskGaryVee show episodes, keynote speeches on marketing and business, segments from my WEEKLYVEE video series, interviews and fireside chats I've given, as well as new and current thoughts I record originally for this audio experience!
Joe Pug hosts a monthly conversation with one of today's best songwriters.
The 500 with Josh Adam Meyers counts down Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time with comedians, actors, and musicians.
Sodajerker On Songwriting is a programme devoted to the art and craft of songwriting. The show, created and hosted by the UK songwriting team Sodajerker, features interviews with some of the most successful songwriters and musicians in the world.
Best Arts & Culture podcast Webby 2020 winner about the making and meaning of popular music. Musicologist Nate Sloan & songwriter Charlie Harding pull back the curtain on how pop hits work magic on our ears & our culture.
We are musicians, composers, engineers, teachers and students alike. The path of a musician can be challenging and uncertain but it can also be enriching and great fun! This is the path we chose and we are here as your resource. Explore theory, history, ear training, technique, special topics and overall musicianship.
It takes years for a Broadway musical to hit the stage, but on OFF BOOK: The Improvised Musical, you get a brand new original musical every week! Each episode, Jessica McKenna, Zach Reino and a special guest create a new musical on the spot. Accompanied by Scott Passarella, King of Pianists, Pianist of Kings.
Innovative and thought-provoking features that make adventurous use of sound and explore a wide variety of subjects. Made by leading radio producers.
Have you ever heard a song that is so bad or bizarre that it’s actually amazing? The Songtopsy Report is a comedy podcast where bad music experts Nick Brigadier, Mike Russell, and Steven Trolinger explore and dissect the most bad, bizarre, or noteworthy music they have ever come across. Covering one-hit wonders, criminal musicians, underground sub-genres, and other musical oddities, Nick, Mike and Steven refuse to rest until they determine how these songs ever saw the light of day.
A collection of the greatest music stories never told. This season the poet and cultural critic Hanif Abdurraqib explores a single year: 1980 - the brilliant, awkward and sometimes heartbreaking opening to a monumental decade in popular music.
A podcast about words about music.
Get the best in independent artist cover songs every week on the Coverville podcast!
A weekday download of standout songs, including advance releases, exclusive live tracks recorded at KCRW, remixes, and an introduction to new artists on our radar.
KEXP’s Song of the Day podcast features stand-out tracks from independent and emerging talent alongside the best new music from more established artists. Curated by KEXP DJs with listeners’ adventurous taste in mind, Song of the Day is delivered daily, Monday through Friday. Finding new music can be hard. Let KEXP help!
What if the greatest hits could be ...greater? Every Thursday, comedian/musician Miel Bredouw teams up with a special guest to revisit, review and revise the pop songs of our past, and offer an improved "punched-up" version.
The best music you've never heard, now from Canada!
This upbeat program focuses on Soca/Calypso music, showcasing artists, interviews, and news from the Caribbean.
An exploration of music production through informal discussions about technique, philosophy, gear, and creativity. Hosted by Brian Funk, a musician, songwriter, teacher, and Ableton Certified Trainer.
Scorching guests and sizzling records: join music writer Oliver Wang and music supervisor Morgan Rhodes each week as they invite their favorite artists, critics and scholars for in-depth conversations about the albums that shape our lives. Each week our special guests will take you deep into their heat rocks from the world of hip-hop, soul, dance, jazz, funk and more. Get with us!
The story behind greatest music albums.
The Downbeat with Craig Reynolds. I'm basically gonna talk to a bunch of my interesting mates, usually musicians.
Twangs of all stripes and stuff that ends in -billy.
Highlights from Dave Fanning's weekend radio show with interviews, newspaper reviews, movies and music. Listen live weekends at 1pm on RTÉ 2FM.
Tony Thaxton explores the weirder side of music, celebrating and telling the story behind those strange albums that make you wonder how and why they exist. Doing deep dives on albums released by pro athletes, actors, fictional characters, and more. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/bizarrealbums/support
Welcome to The Sleeping At Last Podcast, where I get to explain how my music takes shape, one song at a time.
Nialler9 and Andrea Cleary discuss new music, album deep dives, artist interviews and chat.
Joe Exotic doesn't get his pardon even with a limo waiting for him outside prison, Colombia's 'cocaine hippo' population is out of control and Biden gets Trump's Diet Coke button removed from The Oval Office! It's Anton's stories of the week!By RTÉ 2FM
Photographer, Cathal McNaughton is the first and only Irish photographer to date to win a Pulitzer Prize. The Award, which he received in 2018 also marked a turning point in his life and Dave chats to Cathal, who now lives in the remote Glens of Antrim and up to very recently, didn't even own a camera!…
Dave chats to Author, Frank Tallis about his book, "The Act of Living: What the Great Psychologists Can Teach Us About Finding FulfIllment", which teaches us about how to navigate our way through the complexities of modern life!By RTÉ 2FM
From Wild Mountain Thyme to Stephen Colbert, we've heard some interesting Irish accent attempts in the past while. Voice Coach & Director of voicematters.com, Poll Moussoulides chats to Dave about working with Jon Voight, Catherine O Hara and Daisy Edgar-Jones on their Irish accents and reveals the reasons why accents can go so wrong!…
Today’s episode is a classic interview that I did with the late great Larry King. So Sad to hear the news about Larry king passing away to this day he still did the best interview of me according to my family. I hope this helps someone today and reminds many of this mans talent. Tweet Me! @garyvee Text Me! 212-931-5731 My Newsletter: garyvee.com/ne…
Hour #1 The Boogers - “SMCB Theme Song” Professor Jefferson Band - “Hello” [Hello!]Johnny & the Raindrops - “I’m Dreaming Vegetables”Doctor Noize - “Bananas (Stuck At Home)”Jumpin’ Jamie show IDJumpin’ Jamie - “Stand Up” [Never Mind the Blocks, Here’s Jumpin’ Jamie]The Thinking Caps - “Ten!” [Be Yourself]The Vegetable Plot - “Clean Machine (Eat You…
Weird Fishes/Arpeggi by Radiohead, and Heart on Ice by Desi FrielBy BBC Radio 4
The 'Wall of Sound' producer, Phil Spector brought joy to pop music and untold misery to so many lives. Dave digs into the archives to air interviews with Leonard Cohen, The Ramones, May Pang, Starsailor and Ronnie Spector, in which they all give unique insights into the type of person Phil Spector was!…
Film journalist with The Independent, Paul Whitington chats to Dave about new films to watch on the small screen, including 'The Dig', 'The White Tiger', '76 Days' and 'The Exception'!By RTÉ 2FM
'Pieces of A Woman' is a new Netflix film based on a heart wrenching tale of a young mother's trauma after her daughter suffers a neonatal death. Dave chats to Academy Award Winner, Ellen Burstyn about her role in the film!By RTÉ 2FM
Dave chats to David and Stephen Flynn of The Happy Pear about their new book, 'The Happy Health Plan'!By RTÉ 2FM
Today’s episode is another Marketing For the Now! Consumer attention is increasingly hard to capture. In our first show of 2021, we will hear from top leaders as they answer the question, “What does the modern media plan look like to YOU in 2021?” I lead conversations with our 12 guest speakers, including… Ally Financial, CMO, and Chief PR Officer,…
Speak NowBy KZradio
In this episode, the tremendous Jeff Tweedy of Wilco provides a masterclass on creativity and songwriting as he discusses his outstanding new book How To Write One Song, and his excellent recent solo album Love Is The King. If you enjoy hearing the world's best break down practical and useful strategies that you can apply to your own work, look no …
NPR Music's shortlist of the best albums out on Jan. 22 includes the country hip-hop of Willie Jones, electronic artist Yu Su, Atlanta rapper BRS Kash, Rhye and more. Featured Albums: 1. Th1rt3en — A Magnificent Day For An Exorcism Featured Song: "The Magician" 2. Yu Su — Yellow River Blue Featured Song: "Klein" 3. BRS Kash — Kash Only Featured Son…
Today’s episode is a GaryVee TV Classic! So many people make the mistake of getting their stimulus check and immediately spending it on something dumb that they do not need. There are so many things you can do with the opportunity this check provides. You could invest it, put it into your business, run ads with it to try and grow your personal bran…
Podcast from Defected Records 1. Fiorious - Follow Me (Harry Romero Club Dub) [Glitterbox Recordings] 2. The Clark Sisters - You Brought The Sunshine (DJ Spen Re-Edit) [White Label] 3. Honey Dijon Feat. Annette Bowen & Nikki-O - Downtown (Louie Vega Downtown Disco Mix) [Classic Music Company] 4. Powerdance - Power Bang (Unreleased Dub Mix) [Classic…
Jenny Kern lures you in with a whisper and an appeal. “Coming Back For Me” is a brand new song from this Canadian-born singer.By KCRW
Erik Blood - "Rent is Due (feat. Gary V)," a 2020 self-released single. Currently based in Los Angeles, but forever a local artist in KEXP's heart, Erik Blood teams up with Anti- Records recording artist Gary V for today's Song of the Day. (Born Garett van der Spek in Durban, South Africa, Gary V is also a former Seattleite residing in the City of …
This Indiana-born musician co-founded indie rock stalwarts Blake Babies with Juliana Hatfield, was a member of The Lemonheads during the peak of their success, and now runs the iconic roots music label Rounder Records.
From Kevin Morby's tiny desk in Kansas City, Kevin Morby and Waxahatchee duet.By NPR
Celebrating the 70th birthday of lead singer Martha Davis, we’ll listen to some great covers of and by The Motels, and before that, on what would have been his 90th birthday – the music of the great Sam Cooke! (57 minutes) Featuring Title Artist Length Artwork Album Original Artist Versions Buy You Send Me Caught A Ghost 2:51 You Send Me (Sam Cooke…
There's a certain lo-fi feel to Jungle Brothers' debut effort, Straight Out The Jungle. The group made the record at home using early sampling technology, but its influence is undeniable. It brought together house music, jazz, and hip-hop, and marked the beginning of the Native Tongues family. Groups like De La Soul and ATCQ would become the bigges…
In this episode, Vile shares the story of how he got to work with his musical hero, John Prine.By Stephen Kallao
Composer and sound artist Rob Mackay traces the migratory route of the monarch butterfly, from the Great Lakes in Canada to the forests of Mexico, via the shifting coastal landscape of the eastern shores of Virginia. Along the route of this sonic road-movie Rob meets people working to protect this extraordinary species: Darlene Burgess, a conservat…