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

Rostam - Bike Dream @

πŸ“† 2017-09-14 12:13 / βŒ› 00:19:24


Ibeyi - Deathless @

πŸ“† 2017-09-05 18:06 / βŒ› 00:20:35


Maggie Rogers - Alaska @

πŸ“† 2017-08-24 10:08 / βŒ› 00:22:24


St. Vincent - New York @

πŸ“† 2017-08-15 10:15 / βŒ› 00:17:48


Grizzly Bear - Four Cypresses @

πŸ“† 2017-08-03 21:13 / βŒ› 00:22:43


Phoenix - Ti Amo @

πŸ“† 2017-07-25 09:50 / βŒ› 00:23:49


Slowdive - Sugar for the Pill @

πŸ“† 2017-07-13 22:01 / βŒ› 00:17:14


Goapele - Stand @

πŸ“† 2017-07-05 19:36 / βŒ› 00:17:18


Fleet Foxes - Mearcstapa @

πŸ“† 2017-06-22 12:27 / βŒ› 00:25:06


Michelle Branch - Best You Ever @

πŸ“† 2017-06-14 10:25 / βŒ› 00:20:08


alt-J - In Cold Blood @

πŸ“† 2017-06-02 11:05 / βŒ› 00:21:45


Michael Kiwanuka - Black Man in a White World @

πŸ“† 2017-05-23 01:50 / βŒ› 00:22:05


Perfume Genius - Slip Away @

πŸ“† 2017-05-11 18:32 / βŒ› 00:23:10


Little Dragon - Sweet @

πŸ“† 2017-05-03 05:45 / βŒ› 00:17:00


Aimee Mann - Patient Zero @

πŸ“† 2017-04-21 09:22 / βŒ› 00:20:13


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

πŸ“† 2017-04-11 11:51 / βŒ› 00:17:51


Norah Jones - Day Breaks @

πŸ“† 2017-03-30 17:54 / βŒ› 00:15:07


Dirty Projectors - Up in Hudson @

πŸ“† 2017-03-22 05:57 / βŒ› 00:26:41


Sleigh Bells - I Can Only Stare @

πŸ“† 2017-03-14 08:57 / βŒ› 00:15:34


Bonobo - Break Apart (feat. Rhye) @

πŸ“† 2017-02-28 09:26 / βŒ› 00:16:53


Sara Watkins - Without a Word @

πŸ“† 2017-02-18 01:34 / βŒ› 00:14:09


Dropkick Murphys - Blood @

πŸ“† 2017-02-07 11:50 / βŒ› 00:18:42


Nicholas Britell - Moonlight @

πŸ“† 2017-01-30 09:26 / βŒ› 00:17:00


Solange - Cranes in the Sky @

πŸ“† 2017-01-16 10:21 / βŒ› 00:26:09


Metallica - Moth into Flame @

πŸ“† 2017-01-06 10:31 / βŒ› 00:18:14


Justin Hurwitz - La La Land @

πŸ“† 2016-12-21 09:43 / βŒ› 00:21:19


DJ Shadow - Mutual Slump @

πŸ“† 2016-12-08 11:52 / βŒ› 00:16:37


Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me @

πŸ“† 2016-11-30 10:46 / βŒ› 00:14:49


JΓ³hann JΓ³hannsson - Arrival @

πŸ“† 2016-11-17 10:54 / βŒ› 00:15:18


Flatbush Zombies - Bounce @

πŸ“† 2016-11-08 14:02 / βŒ› 00:13:00


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

πŸ“† 2016-10-28 11:56 / βŒ› 00:22:49


James Vincent McMorrow - Get Low @

πŸ“† 2016-10-19 23:36 / βŒ› 00:17:41


Phantogram - You Don't Get Me High Anymore @

πŸ“† 2016-10-06 13:59 / βŒ› 00:18:00


Peter Bjorn and John - Young Folks @

πŸ“† 2016-09-21 19:11 / βŒ› 00:19:53


Mitski - Your Best American Girl @

πŸ“† 2016-09-07 10:13 / βŒ› 00:14:43


Tobacco - Gods in Heat @

πŸ“† 2016-08-25 11:37 / βŒ› 00:14:13


Andra Day - Forever Mine @

πŸ“† 2016-08-15 09:37 / βŒ› 00:14:28


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

πŸ“† 2016-08-04 12:29 / βŒ› 00:15:51


Band of Horses - Solemn Oath @

πŸ“† 2016-07-25 11:03 / βŒ› 00:15:35


Grimes - Kill V. Maim @

πŸ“† 2016-07-14 09:49 / βŒ› 00:14:22


Andrew Bird - Roma Fade @

πŸ“† 2016-07-05 14:44 / βŒ› 00:15:07


CHVRCHES - Clearest Blue @

πŸ“† 2016-06-23 20:20 / βŒ› 00:14:40


ODESZA - Kusanagi @

πŸ“† 2016-06-14 09:52 / βŒ› 00:14:01


Old Crow Medicine Show - Dearly Departed Friend @

πŸ“† 2016-05-29 16:50 / βŒ› 00:18:45


Busdriver - Worlds to Run @

πŸ“† 2016-05-24 09:17 / βŒ› 00:18:12


Carly Rae Jepsen - When I Needed You @

πŸ“† 2016-05-09 18:10 / βŒ› 00:16:18


The Lumineers - Ophelia @

πŸ“† 2016-04-28 20:30 / βŒ› 00:16:44


Weezer - Summer Elaine and Drunk Dori @

πŸ“† 2016-04-18 18:25 / βŒ› 00:22:12


Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - Astonished Man @

πŸ“† 2016-04-05 09:23 / βŒ› 00:15:08


Iggy Pop - American Valhalla @

πŸ“† 2016-03-22 06:20 / βŒ› 00:16:39


Oneohtrix Point Never - Sticky Drama @

πŸ“† 2016-03-10 11:56 / βŒ› 00:17:56


KT Tunstall - Suddenly I See @

πŸ“† 2016-03-01 12:07 / βŒ› 00:14:00


Clipping - Work Work @

πŸ“† 2016-02-18 23:59 / βŒ› 00:15:03


The New Pornographers - Brill Bruisers @

πŸ“† 2016-02-09 02:10 / βŒ› 00:12:18


Kelela - Rewind @

πŸ“† 2016-01-28 13:33 / βŒ› 00:15:45


MGMT - Time to Pretend @

πŸ“† 2016-01-19 15:44 / βŒ› 00:17:08


Courtney Barnett - Depreston @

πŸ“† 2016-01-07 12:59 / βŒ› 00:17:00


BjΓΆrk - Stonemilker @

πŸ“† 2015-12-17 12:31 / βŒ› 00:20:27


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

πŸ“† 2015-12-11 11:21 / βŒ› 00:12:10


Wilco - Magnetized @

πŸ“† 2015-12-03 03:56 / βŒ› 00:15:28


Natalia Lafourcade - Hasta la RaΓ­z @

πŸ“† 2015-11-23 21:01 / βŒ› 00:15:04


Youth Lagoon - The Knower @

πŸ“† 2015-11-16 19:43 / βŒ› 00:14:18


The Arcs - Put a Flower in Your Pocket @

πŸ“† 2015-11-05 11:45 / βŒ› 00:19:56


Chet Faker - Gold @

πŸ“† 2015-10-26 19:50 / βŒ› 00:17:29


Harry Gregson-Williams - The Martian @

πŸ“† 2015-10-15 18:05 / βŒ› 00:16:13


Deradoorian - A Beautiful Woman @

πŸ“† 2015-10-05 11:11 / βŒ› 00:16:05


The Magnetic Fields - Andrew in Drag @

πŸ“† 2015-09-24 12:06 / βŒ› 00:15:31


Joey Bada$$ - Hazeus View @

πŸ“† 2015-09-15 10:10 / βŒ› 00:14:40


American Football - The One With The Tambourine @

πŸ“† 2015-09-04 01:10 / βŒ› 00:14:14


Best Coast - Feeling Ok @

πŸ“† 2015-08-28 01:14 / βŒ› 00:13:41


HEALTH - Stonefist @

πŸ“† 2015-08-18 10:47 / βŒ› 00:12:26


Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Multi-Love @

πŸ“† 2015-08-10 17:35 / βŒ› 00:14:33


Thundercat - Them Changes @

πŸ“† 2015-07-30 11:38 / βŒ› 00:13:36


Death Cab for Cutie - El Dorado @

πŸ“† 2015-07-20 11:06 / βŒ› 00:13:11


Sylvan Esso - Coffee @

πŸ“† 2015-07-08 10:05 / βŒ› 00:12:43


U2 - Cedarwood Road @

πŸ“† 2015-06-30 02:25 / βŒ› 00:15:55


Will Butler - Anna @

πŸ“† 2015-06-22 12:02 / βŒ› 00:13:08


Ramin Djawadi - Game of Thrones @

πŸ“† 2015-06-11 12:39 / βŒ› 00:11:56


Brian Tyler - Avengers: Age of Ultron @

πŸ“† 2015-05-29 08:21 / βŒ› 00:09:11


tUnE-yArDs - Water Fountain @

πŸ“† 2015-05-18 10:53 / βŒ› 00:15:33


John Lunn - Downton Abbey @

πŸ“† 2015-05-06 02:43 / βŒ› 00:07:49


My Morning Jacket - Spring (Among the Living) @

πŸ“† 2015-04-23 12:28 / βŒ› 00:14:06


Toro y Moi - Half Dome @

πŸ“† 2015-04-14 11:30 / βŒ› 00:11:43


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

πŸ“† 2015-04-01 09:01 / βŒ› 00:14:11


How to Dress Well - Pour Cyril @

πŸ“† 2015-03-25 15:30 / βŒ› 00:14:18


White Hinterland - Ring the Bell @

πŸ“† 2015-03-13 23:42 / βŒ› 00:14:32


Warpaint - Love Is to Die @

πŸ“† 2015-03-03 21:06 / βŒ› 00:13:36


Jeremy Zuckerman - The Legend of Korra @

πŸ“† 2015-02-20 13:37 / βŒ› 00:14:13


Alexandre Desplat - The Imitation Game @

πŸ“† 2015-02-09 09:08 / βŒ› 00:13:17


The Long Winters - The Commander Thinks Aloud @

πŸ“† 2015-01-30 12:01 / βŒ› 00:20:03


Blonde Redhead - Penultimo @

πŸ“† 2015-01-19 17:38 / βŒ› 00:12:53


Ghostface Killah - The Battlefield @

πŸ“† 2015-01-07 03:26 / βŒ› 00:16:49


The National - Sea of Love @

πŸ“† 2014-12-22 16:09 / βŒ› 00:17:21


Tycho - Awake @

πŸ“† 2014-12-09 17:31 / βŒ› 00:12:19


Stars - No One Is Lost @

πŸ“† 2014-11-26 22:21 / βŒ› 00:12:29


The Books - Smells Like Content @

πŸ“† 2014-11-12 10:31 / βŒ› 00:16:04


Julia Holter - Horns Surrounding Me @

πŸ“† 2014-10-29 11:44 / βŒ› 00:14:17


Valley Lodge - Go @

πŸ“† 2014-10-15 14:06 / βŒ› 00:14:09


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

πŸ“† 2014-10-01 11:52 / βŒ› 00:15:06


The Thermals - No Culture Icons @

πŸ“† 2014-09-18 14:59 / βŒ› 00:14:20


Anamanaguchi - Prom Night @

πŸ“† 2014-09-02 18:09 / βŒ› 00:13:11


Spoon - Inside Out @

πŸ“† 2014-08-19 10:30 / βŒ› 00:16:49


Brian Reitzell - Watch Dogs @

πŸ“† 2014-08-06 18:00 / βŒ› 00:16:52


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

πŸ“† 2014-07-15 11:16 / βŒ› 00:11:19


The Microphones - I Want Wind to Blow @

πŸ“† 2014-07-01 18:00 / βŒ› 00:17:22


Converge - Dark Horse @

πŸ“† 2014-06-19 10:26 / βŒ› 00:12:24


Nite Jewel - One Second of Love @

πŸ“† 2014-06-02 14:13 / βŒ› 00:14:21


Garbage - Felt @

πŸ“† 2014-05-15 15:23 / βŒ› 00:19:49


Poliça - Smug @

πŸ“† 2014-05-01 14:11 / βŒ› 00:13:40


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

πŸ“† 2014-04-15 07:44 / βŒ› 00:14:16


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

πŸ“† 2014-04-01 13:36 / βŒ› 00:15:08


Daedelus - Experience @

πŸ“† 2014-03-17 11:26 / βŒ› 00:12:56


Sea Wolf - Kasper @

πŸ“† 2014-03-01 13:23 / βŒ› 00:12:24


Baths - Miasma Sky @

πŸ“† 2014-02-14 11:21 / βŒ› 00:11:56


YACHT - Plastic Soul @

πŸ“† 2014-02-01 10:45 / βŒ› 00:10:09


The Album Leaf - The Outer Banks @

πŸ“† 2014-01-15 09:11 / βŒ› 00:16:18


The Postal Service - The District Sleeps Alone Tonight @

πŸ“† 2014-01-01 09:30 / βŒ› 00:11:53