Season 1

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How Charlie Parker Changed Jazz Forever

Charlie Parker, a legendary jazz musician, influenced bebop, jazz, and many genres today.

How Charlie Parker Changed Jazz Forever

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How To Make a Living as a Drummer with LA Buckner

LA Buckner is a host of Sound Field but also a professional drummer, producer, & teacher.

How To Make a Living as a Drummer with LA Buckner

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What It's Like Busking in the NYC Subway

Nahre Sol visits the amazing musicians of the NYC subway to learn about why they busk.

What It's Like Busking in the NYC Subway

Video thumbnail: Sound Field Wait... Where Did Dubstep Go?

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Wait... Where Did Dubstep Go?

Dubstep became a viral sensation, but at the height of its popularity it vanished.

Wait... Where Did Dubstep Go?

Video thumbnail: Sound Field Why K-Pop Is More Complex Than You Think

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Why K-Pop Is More Complex Than You Think

Nahre Sol investigates why K-Pop is different from other styles of Pop music.

Why K-Pop Is More Complex Than You Think

Video thumbnail: Sound Field Where is the Funk? How Prince Created the Minneapolis Sound

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Where is the Funk? How Prince Created the Minneapolis Sound

The electro-funk style known as Minneapolis Sound took over pop music in the 80s & 90s.

Where is the Funk? How Prince Created the Minneapolis Sound

Video thumbnail: Sound Field Why Don't Classical Musicians Improvise?

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Why Don't Classical Musicians Improvise?

Today, classical musicians rarely improvise. So what changed?

Why Don't Classical Musicians Improvise?

Video thumbnail: Sound Field Is Blues the Mother of All Modern Music?

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Is Blues the Mother of All Modern Music?

We explore where the blues came from and its influence on many modern genres of music.

Is Blues the Mother of All Modern Music?

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What Does Electric Pow Wow Sound Like?

A Tribe Called Red combine Native American drum circle sounds with electronic music.

What Does Electric Pow Wow Sound Like?

Video thumbnail: Sound Field What Do Billboard Hit Songs Have in Common?

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What Do Billboard Hit Songs Have in Common?

Every song in the Billboard top five from the last two years has some interesting trends.

What Do Billboard Hit Songs Have in Common?

Video thumbnail: Sound Field It's Time to Rethink the Banjo

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It's Time to Rethink the Banjo

The banjo was, at one time, the most popular instrument in America.

It's Time to Rethink the Banjo

Video thumbnail: Sound Field Where did Goth Music and Fashion Come From?

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Where did Goth Music and Fashion Come From?

Today goth is a subculture popularized by movies like the Addams Family or the fashion of

Where did Goth Music and Fashion Come From?

Video thumbnail: Sound Field From Mozart to Weird Al: The Evolution of Parody

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From Mozart to Weird Al: The Evolution of Parody

The history of parody music from the 1700's to the Youtube parodies of today.

From Mozart to Weird Al: The Evolution of Parody