Switched on Pop

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. From Vulture and the Vox Media Podcast Network.

http://www.switchedonpop.com

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 37m. Bisher sind 259 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 6 days 21 hours 12 minutes

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episode 239: Deja Vu: Why Olivia Rodrigo keeps giving up songwriting credits


Copyright lawsuits are on the rise and changing the music business


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   1h0m
 
 

episode 238: CHVRCHES and the sound of 80s horror


How internet trolls and horror film icon John Carpenter inspired their new album Screen Violence


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   33m
 
 

episode 237: From Taylor Swift to Bon Iver, Aaron Dessner Finds Meaning in Musical Community


“Being collaborative is risky on some level...but it's the most important thing”


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   27m
 
 

episode 236: Modern Classics: Carina del Valle Schorske on Cat Power's "Manhattan"


Why every song about Manhattan is a pop song


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   29m
 
 

episode 235: The Joy of Music Festivals


Darkside’s Dave Harrington & listeners share their best moments


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   27m
 
 

episode 234: The Beauty and Horror of Insane Clown Posse's Summer Festival


What we can learn from one of the most controversial, and most misunderstood, music festivals


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 2021-08-17  35m
 
 

episode 233: How Coachella took the Woodstock look


The Cut takes over Switched On Pop


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 2021-08-10  25m
 
 

episode 232: Modern Classics: Mark Ronson on Ginuwine's "Pony"


The "Uptown Funk" hitmaker breaks down the innovations behind pop's biggest smashes


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 2021-08-03  38m
 
 

episode 231: Summer Hits: Jack Antonoff on Bleachers “Stop Making This Hurt”


“The things that pull me to write are when I feel something that scares me or fills me with joy or mystery.”


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 2021-07-30  41m
 
 

episode 230: Modern Classics: Yola on Childish Gambino’s “Redbone” and the Longevity of Soul


On her new album, Yola channels sounds of the past to shine light on today


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 2021-07-27  33m