Song Exploder

Song Exploder

A podcast where musicians take apart their songs, and piece by piece, tell the story of how they were made.

Episodes

In 1996, Josh Davis, aka DJ Shadow, released his first album, Endtroducing. It's been hailed pretty much universally as one of the best albums of the 90s, and Time Magazine included in its top 100 Albums of all time. It changed hip-hop and electronic music, and helped define the trip-hop genre. Now, for the 20th anniversary of the release, DJ Shadow breaks down the song "Mutual Slump." songexploder.net/dj-shadow