From “what is a note” to “what is a beautiful chord progression”, this episode inspires wonder from the simplest music theory.
Great music created by terrible human beings sometimes inspires hatred of the music, but sometimes not. How should we respond?
When you cover a song, what does it mean to add your own artistic mark?
Two obscure recordings from 1983 inspired an entirely new genre of pop music in the age of digital media.
The creation of great music is sometimes not inspired all at once, but the result of decades of revision by multiple artists.
Are there particular gendered sounds in popular music evoking feminism, and is it a real feminism?