How Music Changed the World

A look at how music has affected race, religion, politics, society, and culture.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 23m. Bisher sind 9 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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S1E8 - Back to Black


Amy Winehouse is a martyr for female music in the modern era. Her album "Back to Black" is the tipping point. The 21st Century started with cookie cutter female singers but Amy Winehouse came and changed that. Empowering women to share their true...


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 2016-03-23  25m
 
 

S1E7 - Beethoven


The world of music changed when Beethoven stepped in and made music for himself instead of others. Evoking emotions that had never been expressed in music and doing it while going deaf. We can thank Beethoven for making music accessible to places...


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 2016-03-16  19m
 
 

S1E6 - David Bowie


David Bowie's passing saw a spike in music sales for the Thin White Duke. His legacy is being talked about. So I wanted to chime in with my own thoughts. Yes, David Bowie changed music and influenced so many other musicians, but he also changed gender...


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 2016-03-02  23m
 
 

S1E5 - 2 Tone Ska


2 Tone Ska and 2 Tone Records brought a mix of Jamaican and English sounds in late 1970s England, but it also brought a diverse and multicultural group of musicians and bands to the forefront of English pop music. In the midst of racial tensions,...


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 2016-02-25  21m
 
 

S1E4 - Madonna


Madonna's career has spanned almost 4 decades but this week's show focuses on some of her most popular years in the 1980s and 1990s. During this time Madonna pushed boundaries in what women could do sexually and brought an image to her music that was...


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 2016-02-17  25m
 
 

S1E3 - Music and Religion


This week we begin to skim the surface that is a centuries old relationship between religion and music. We focus mainly on how the two have influenced each other and over time how they have contributed to popular culture and the world we know...


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 2016-02-10  23m
 
 

S1E2 - Ella Fitzgerald


We jump into Black History Month with a story about segregation, racism, jazz, and friendships. The life story of Ella Fitzgerald is one of hope and change through friendships and connections, but it's also a story about what it was like to live in...


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 2016-02-03  22m
 
 

S1E1 - Graceland


Paul Simon's hit album "Graceland" is not just a musical Grammy winner. It was an album that captured apartheid in South Africa, it captured a sense of hope and justice, and it captured a man who was lost in it all. For episode 1 of How Music Changed...


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 2016-01-27  28m
 
 

Ep 0 - Preview


This is the preview for the first episode which will make it's debut on Wednesday January 27th. Please find a way to subscribe to the show until then!


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 2016-01-21  4m
 
 
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