Twenty Thousand Hertz

A lovingly crafted podcast that reveals the stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting sounds.

http://www.20k.org

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 24m. Bisher sind 95 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche
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episode 91: Twenty Parts Per Thousand


The stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting smells.


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episode 90: Cremona


The story of a town that stayed quiet to preserve an instrument they love.


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episode 89: Satanic Panic!


Warning: Listening to this episode might entice you to worship the devil.


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episode 88: Noise "R" Us


A nostalgic history of toy sounds.


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 2020-02-19  29m
 
 

episode 87: Good Vibes


We know music can affect our moods, but its influence over us goes even deeper, and has the power to heal, harm, and manipulate us.


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 2020-02-05  29m
 
 

episode 86: 4′33″


The story behind one of the most controversial, and influential, pieces of music of the 20th Century.


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 2020-01-22  36m
 
 

episode 85: Seinfeld


A theme song about nothing: how it was created, what makes it so unique, and how it became one of the most iconic theme songs in TV history.


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 2020-01-08  29m
 
 

episode 84: Sonic Wonderland


Take your ears on a mini vacation as we celebrate the sonic wonders of the world.


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 2019-12-16  23m
 
 

episode 83: Historically Speaking


How we shape language to our needs, and how it shapes us in return.


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 2019-12-02  30m
 
 

episode 82: Vroom Vroom


A song of fuel and fire - what’s happening inside your car engine?


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 2019-11-18  29m