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Song Exploder
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.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.8 stars from 6,587 ratings
Breaking down good music
I am not a music expert, but I appreciate the work that artists put into their music. I love that this podcast interviews big names like Selena Gomez, but also more indie artists like Soccer Mommy. A fun podcast that I think anyone could find an episode they’d like.
fi swope via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/11/20
A podcast for all music lovers
Learning about the songs I listen to and also being introduced to music that I wouldn’t normally seek out all make this a great podcast. I love hearing about each artist’s creative process and then listening to the final product.
Brydyl via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/08/20
Song Exploder - Mind Blown
While watching the episode, “Losing My Religion,” I was thrown back to a time in LA when my acting and musician friends and I would share some real, raw kind of stuff and this song was a major force behind my soul-searching. It helped me find my voice and lose my spotlight. What’s key is that...Read full review »
TheWildeBunch via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/08/20
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