"The Recording Artist" profiles some of the greatest record producers of all time.
"Painting with Sound" reveals how the recording studio itself became an instrument.
“The Human Instrument” explores the art and science of recording the human voice.
“Going Electric” explores how amps and electrification transformed sound.
“Four on the Floor” gives a look at rhythm in music, the pulse that stirs our senses.
"The World is Yours" looks at the art of sampling and the musical revolution it inspired.
“Sound and Vision” follows the rise of MTV and how video overhauled the industry.
“I Am My Music” explores how formats, from the LP to mp3s, have shaped our musical lives.
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