Released on Nov 28, 2018
Songs written in harmonic minor, dorian, phrygian, lydian, and mixolydian mode, as well as those that borrow from different keys or modes than the one they are written in.
Released on Oct 31, 2018
Compositions and songs used in movies and TV shows.
Released on Oct 17, 2018
Autumnal tunes to celebrate crisp weather
Released on Oct 3, 2018
Artists that changed the face of music, were progressive for their time, and inspired future musicians.
Released on Mar 9, 2018
Songs that when you listen to you can't help turning up the volume to block out all other noise, closing your eyes, and letting the sound resonate through your brain.
Released on Mar 2, 2018
This episode explores the artists that influenced Hozier's rise to fame through his unique style of music, using references from Bob Boilen's book "Your Song Changed My Life."
Released on Feb 23, 2018
Songs that are loud, soft, or somewhere in between, using emphasis and volume to create emotion and feeling through dynamics.
Celebrating Valentine's Day with some happy, sad, and ironic love songs!
Released on Feb 9, 2018
Songs that use trumpets, saxophones, and other brass instruments to create the kind of jive that makes you want to get up and dance.
Released on Feb 2, 2018
Songs with a catchy and intense beat - but not the electronic looping kind.
Released on Nov 30, 2017
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, a show dedicated to all female artists, who are not played or appreciated as often. I am thankful for all of the women who are influences to me as a musician!
Released on Nov 16, 2017
Songs that start off an album right.
Released on Nov 9, 2017
Something I don't do very often: paying attention to the lyrics of songs and appreciating how their metaphors and story telling create emotion and invoke imagination.
Released on Nov 2, 2017
Piano is an instrument mainly associated with jazz and classical sound, but these tunes use the piano in a rockin' way.
Released on Oct 26, 2017
Downtempo beats to help you relax.