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Tuner is a podcast about music hosted by Brian Barone and John Lagomarsino. They go inside your favorite pop songs to find out what makes them tick, and why we really like them. New episodes released every other Monday.

Tuner is a podcast about music hosted by Brian Barone and John Lagomarsino. They go inside your favorite pop songs to find out what makes them tick, and why we really like them. New episodes released every other Monday.
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United States

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Tuner is a podcast about music hosted by Brian Barone and John Lagomarsino. They go inside your favorite pop songs to find out what makes them tick, and why we really like them. New episodes released every other Monday.

Twitter:

@tunershow

Language:

English


Episodes

#10: Here, There, and Everywhere You Look

3/4/2016
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The opening of ABC’s “Full House” is full of memorable moments: the Golden Gate Bridge, the beautiful old house, the family out on a picnic. But most memorable of all is the show’s theme song, “Everywhere You Look.” When Netflix launched a sequel to the show, they tasked Carly Rae Jespen with covering the theme. So this week we take a listen to her version to find out about covers, feel, and listening itself.

Duration:00:15:30

Tiny Tuner: Frankincense, Gold, and Mariah

12/24/2015
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Twenty-one years after its debut, Mariah Carey’s Christmas anthem “All I Want For Christmas Is You” finally broke into the Billboard Top Twenty for the first time this year. In this special Tiny Tuner bonus episode, we listen to the ways it uses the template for hits of Christmas past to make a classic of Christmas present—and maybe future, too.

Duration:00:12:14

#5: If I Needed Some One Direction

11/23/2015
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Boy bands come and boy bands go. But the Beatles seem like they might stick around forever. This week, we listen to “Olivia,” a track off of One Direction’s new (and probably last) album to hear how the pop vocabulary of the Beatles continues to inform our musical sensibilities.

Duration:00:14:27

#3: Thrill Crazy After All These Years

10/26/2015
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Michael Jackson's "Thriller" is arguably the greatest pop song ever. And it's definitely the scariest. This Halloween, we thought we'd take a crack at finding out what makes it so spooky, and why we can't stop listening to it.

Duration:00:17:23