Song Exploder

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.


Episodes

Lin-Manuel Miranda - Almost Like Praying (feat. Artists for Puerto Rico) @

πŸ“† 2017-11-22 19:00 / βŒ› 00:23:19


Rachel Platten - Broken Glass @

πŸ“† 2017-11-08 19:00 / βŒ› 00:20:57


Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein - Stranger Things (Main Title Theme) @

πŸ“† 2017-10-26 19:00 / βŒ› 00:11:24


TOKiMONSTA - Bibimbap @

πŸ“† 2017-10-18 19:00 / βŒ› 00:13:35


The Killers - Rut @

πŸ“† 2017-10-06 13:00 / βŒ› 00:18:28


Lorde - Sober @

πŸ“† 2017-09-25 17:00 / βŒ› 00:19:04


Rostam - Bike Dream @

πŸ“† 2017-09-14 12:00 / βŒ› 00:18:23


Ibeyi - Deathless @

πŸ“† 2017-09-05 09:00 / βŒ› 00:18:24


Maggie Rogers - Alaska @

πŸ“† 2017-08-24 09:00 / βŒ› 00:20:00


St. Vincent - New York @

πŸ“† 2017-08-15 09:00 / βŒ› 00:16:02


Grizzly Bear - Four Cypresses @

πŸ“† 2017-08-03 09:00 / βŒ› 00:20:06


Phoenix - Ti Amo @

πŸ“† 2017-07-25 09:00 / βŒ› 00:22:09


Slowdive - Sugar for the Pill @

πŸ“† 2017-07-13 09:00 / βŒ› 00:15:22


Goapele - Stand @

πŸ“† 2017-07-05 09:00 / βŒ› 00:15:54


Fleet Foxes - Mearcstapa @

πŸ“† 2017-06-22 09:00 / βŒ› 00:23:04


Michelle Branch - Best You Ever @

πŸ“† 2017-06-14 09:00 / βŒ› 00:18:23


alt-J - In Cold Blood @

πŸ“† 2017-06-02 09:00 / βŒ› 00:15:04


Michael Kiwanuka - Black Man in a White World @

πŸ“† 2017-05-22 09:00 / βŒ› 00:19:35


Perfume Genius - Slip Away @

πŸ“† 2017-05-11 09:00 / βŒ› 00:21:15


Little Dragon - Sweet @

πŸ“† 2017-05-02 09:00 / βŒ› 00:15:01


Aimee Mann - Patient Zero @

πŸ“† 2017-04-21 09:00 / βŒ› 00:18:49


Gorillaz - Andromeda (feat. D.R.A.M.) @

πŸ“† 2017-04-11 09:00 / βŒ› 00:15:59


Norah Jones - Day Breaks @

πŸ“† 2017-03-30 09:00 / βŒ› 00:14:22


Dirty Projectors - Up in Hudson @

πŸ“† 2017-03-21 08:00 / βŒ› 00:24:04


Sleigh Bells - I Can Only Stare @

πŸ“† 2017-03-14 08:00 / βŒ› 00:14:26


Bonobo - Break Apart (feat. Rhye) @

πŸ“† 2017-02-28 09:00 / βŒ› 00:16:08


Sara Watkins - Without a Word @

πŸ“† 2017-02-17 09:00 / βŒ› 00:12:55


Dropkick Murphys - Blood @

πŸ“† 2017-02-07 09:00 / βŒ› 00:17:35


Nicholas Britell - Moonlight @

πŸ“† 2017-01-30 09:00 / βŒ› 00:16:15


Solange - Cranes in the Sky @

πŸ“† 2017-01-16 09:00 / βŒ› 00:25:04


Metallica - Moth into Flame @

πŸ“† 2017-01-06 09:00 / βŒ› 00:17:26


Justin Hurwitz - La La Land @

πŸ“† 2016-12-21 09:43 / βŒ› 00:19:36


DJ Shadow - Mutual Slump @

πŸ“† 2016-12-08 11:52 / βŒ› 00:15:06


Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me @

πŸ“† 2016-11-30 10:46 / βŒ› 00:12:57


JΓ³hann JΓ³hannsson - Arrival @

πŸ“† 2016-11-17 10:54 / βŒ› 00:14:03


Flatbush Zombies - Bounce @

πŸ“† 2016-11-08 14:02 / βŒ› 00:11:22


Oathbreaker - 10:56 / Second Son of R. @

πŸ“† 2016-10-28 11:56 / βŒ› 00:20:54


James Vincent McMorrow - Get Low @

πŸ“† 2016-10-19 23:36 / βŒ› 00:14:37


Phantogram - You Don't Get Me High Anymore @

πŸ“† 2016-10-06 13:59 / βŒ› 00:16:07


Peter Bjorn and John - Young Folks @

πŸ“† 2016-09-21 19:11 / βŒ› 00:18:15


Mitski - Your Best American Girl @

πŸ“† 2016-09-07 10:13 / βŒ› 00:13:08


Tobacco - Gods in Heat @

πŸ“† 2016-08-25 11:37 / βŒ› 00:12:14


Andra Day - Forever Mine @

πŸ“† 2016-08-15 09:37 / βŒ› 00:12:51


Patrick Carney feat. Ralph Carney - BoJack Horseman (Main Title Theme) @

πŸ“† 2016-08-04 12:29 / βŒ› 00:14:03


Band of Horses - Solemn Oath @

πŸ“† 2016-07-25 11:03 / βŒ› 00:13:43


Grimes - Kill V. Maim @

πŸ“† 2016-07-14 09:49 / βŒ› 00:12:37


Andrew Bird - Roma Fade @

πŸ“† 2016-07-05 14:44 / βŒ› 00:13:46


CHVRCHES - Clearest Blue @

πŸ“† 2016-06-23 20:20 / βŒ› 00:13:17


ODESZA - Kusanagi @

πŸ“† 2016-06-14 09:52 / βŒ› 00:12:34


Old Crow Medicine Show - Dearly Departed Friend @

πŸ“† 2016-05-29 16:50 / βŒ› 00:17:56


Busdriver - Worlds to Run @

πŸ“† 2016-05-24 09:17 / βŒ› 00:16:44


Carly Rae Jepsen - When I Needed You @

πŸ“† 2016-05-09 18:10 / βŒ› 00:15:32


The Lumineers - Ophelia @

πŸ“† 2016-04-28 20:30 / βŒ› 00:15:42


Weezer - Summer Elaine and Drunk Dori @

πŸ“† 2016-04-18 18:25 / βŒ› 00:20:56


Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - Astonished Man @

πŸ“† 2016-04-05 09:23 / βŒ› 00:14:15


Iggy Pop - American Valhalla @

πŸ“† 2016-03-22 06:20 / βŒ› 00:15:52


Oneohtrix Point Never - Sticky Drama @

πŸ“† 2016-03-10 11:56 / βŒ› 00:15:52


KT Tunstall - Suddenly I See @

πŸ“† 2016-03-01 12:07 / βŒ› 00:12:48


Clipping - Work Work @

πŸ“† 2016-02-18 23:59 / βŒ› 00:13:27


The New Pornographers - Brill Bruisers @

πŸ“† 2016-02-09 02:10 / βŒ› 00:10:50


Kelela - Rewind @

πŸ“† 2016-01-28 13:33 / βŒ› 00:14:54


MGMT - Time to Pretend @

πŸ“† 2016-01-19 15:44 / βŒ› 00:15:20


Courtney Barnett - Depreston @

πŸ“† 2016-01-07 12:59 / βŒ› 00:16:40


BjΓΆrk - Stonemilker @

πŸ“† 2015-12-17 12:31 / βŒ› 00:18:44


Dustin O'Halloran - Transparent (Main Title Theme) @

πŸ“† 2015-12-11 11:21 / βŒ› 00:10:35


Wilco - Magnetized @

πŸ“† 2015-12-03 03:56 / βŒ› 00:13:47


Natalia Lafourcade - Hasta la RaΓ­z @

πŸ“† 2015-11-23 21:01 / βŒ› 00:13:45


Youth Lagoon - The Knower @

πŸ“† 2015-11-16 19:43 / βŒ› 00:12:20


The Arcs - Put a Flower in Your Pocket @

πŸ“† 2015-11-05 11:45 / βŒ› 00:11:31


Chet Faker - Gold @

πŸ“† 2015-10-26 19:50 / βŒ› 00:14:17


Harry Gregson-Williams - The Martian @

πŸ“† 2015-10-15 18:05 / βŒ› 00:12:06


Deradoorian - A Beautiful Woman @

πŸ“† 2015-10-05 11:11 / βŒ› 00:15:07


The Magnetic Fields - Andrew in Drag @

πŸ“† 2015-09-24 12:06 / βŒ› 00:13:19


Joey Bada$$ - Hazeus View @

πŸ“† 2015-09-15 10:10 / βŒ› 00:13:13


American Football - The One With The Tambourine @

πŸ“† 2015-09-04 01:10 / βŒ› 00:13:11


Best Coast - Feeling Ok @

πŸ“† 2015-08-28 01:14 / βŒ› 00:12:19


HEALTH - Stonefist @

πŸ“† 2015-08-18 10:47 / βŒ› 00:10:53


Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Multi-Love @

πŸ“† 2015-08-10 17:35 / βŒ› 00:13:30


Thundercat - Them Changes @

πŸ“† 2015-07-30 11:38 / βŒ› 00:12:06


Death Cab for Cutie - El Dorado @

πŸ“† 2015-07-20 11:06 / βŒ› 00:11:57


Sylvan Esso - Coffee @

πŸ“† 2015-07-08 10:05 / βŒ› 00:11:32


U2 - Cedarwood Road @

πŸ“† 2015-06-30 02:25 / βŒ› 00:14:50


Will Butler - Anna @

πŸ“† 2015-06-22 12:02 / βŒ› 00:11:59


Ramin Djawadi - Game of Thrones @

πŸ“† 2015-06-11 12:39 / βŒ› 00:10:37


Brian Tyler - Avengers: Age of Ultron @

πŸ“† 2015-05-29 08:21 / βŒ› 00:08:11


tUnE-yArDs - Water Fountain @

πŸ“† 2015-05-18 10:53 / βŒ› 00:14:06


John Lunn - Downton Abbey @

πŸ“† 2015-05-06 02:43 / βŒ› 00:07:07


My Morning Jacket - Spring (Among the Living) @

πŸ“† 2015-04-23 12:28 / βŒ› 00:13:08


Toro y Moi - Half Dome @

πŸ“† 2015-04-14 11:30 / βŒ› 00:10:37


RJD2 - Games You Can Win (feat. Kenna) @

πŸ“† 2015-04-01 15:00 / βŒ› 00:13:31


How to Dress Well - Pour Cyril @

πŸ“† 2015-03-25 15:30 / βŒ› 00:13:29


White Hinterland - Ring the Bell @

πŸ“† 2015-03-13 23:42 / βŒ› 00:14:01


Warpaint - Love Is to Die @

πŸ“† 2015-03-03 21:06 / βŒ› 00:13:33


Jeremy Zuckerman - The Legend of Korra @

πŸ“† 2015-02-20 13:37 / βŒ› 00:13:05


Alexandre Desplat - The Imitation Game @

πŸ“† 2015-02-09 09:08 / βŒ› 00:12:04


The Long Winters - The Commander Thinks Aloud @

πŸ“† 2015-01-30 12:01 / βŒ› 00:19:35


Blonde Redhead - Penultimo @

πŸ“† 2015-01-19 17:38 / βŒ› 00:12:12


Ghostface Killah - The Battlefield @

πŸ“† 2015-01-07 03:26 / βŒ› 00:16:29


The National - Sea of Love @

πŸ“† 2014-12-22 15:00 / βŒ› 00:16:37


Tycho - Awake @

πŸ“† 2014-12-08 17:00 / βŒ› 00:11:40


Stars - No One Is Lost @

πŸ“† 2014-11-26 22:30 / βŒ› 00:11:47


The Books - Smells Like Content @

πŸ“† 2014-11-12 10:31 / βŒ› 00:15:51


Julia Holter - Horns Surrounding Me @

πŸ“† 2014-10-29 11:44 / βŒ› 00:13:27


Valley Lodge - Go @

πŸ“† 2014-10-15 14:06 / βŒ› 00:13:03


RAC - Let Go (feat. Kele & MNDR) @

πŸ“† 2014-10-01 11:52 / βŒ› 00:14:20


The Thermals - No Culture Icons @

πŸ“† 2014-09-18 14:59 / βŒ› 00:13:40


Anamanaguchi - Prom Night @

πŸ“† 2014-09-02 18:09 / βŒ› 00:13:04


Spoon - Inside Out @

πŸ“† 2014-08-19 10:30 / βŒ› 00:16:35


Brian Reitzell - Watch Dogs @

πŸ“† 2014-08-06 18:00 / βŒ› 00:17:06


Open Mike Eagle - Dark Comedy Morning Show (feat. Toy Light) @

πŸ“† 2014-07-15 11:16 / βŒ› 00:11:06


The Microphones - I Want Wind to Blow @

πŸ“† 2014-07-01 18:00 / βŒ› 00:17:34


Converge - Dark Horse @

πŸ“† 2014-06-19 10:26 / βŒ› 00:12:33


Nite Jewel - One Second of Love @

πŸ“† 2014-06-02 14:13 / βŒ› 00:14:26


Garbage - Felt @

πŸ“† 2014-05-15 15:23 / βŒ› 00:19:04


Poliça - Smug @

πŸ“† 2014-05-01 14:11 / βŒ› 00:13:19


Loren Bouchard - Bob's Burgers (Theme Song) @

πŸ“† 2014-04-15 07:44 / βŒ› 00:14:28


Jeff Beal - House of Cards (Main Title Theme) @

πŸ“† 2014-04-01 13:36 / βŒ› 00:15:15


Daedelus - Experience @

πŸ“† 2014-03-17 11:26 / βŒ› 00:11:11


Sea Wolf - Kasper @

πŸ“† 2014-03-01 13:23 / βŒ› 00:12:09


Baths - Miasma Sky @

πŸ“† 2014-02-14 11:21 / βŒ› 00:12:12


YACHT - Plastic Soul @

πŸ“† 2014-02-01 10:45 / βŒ› 00:10:05


The Album Leaf - The Outer Banks @

πŸ“† 2014-01-15 09:11 / βŒ› 00:16:16


The Postal Service - The District Sleeps Alone Tonight @

πŸ“† 2014-01-01 09:30 / βŒ› 00:11:35