134 episodes

What makes pop songs so catchy? Musicologist Nate Sloan & songwriter Charlie Harding pull back the curtain on how pop hits work their magic on our ears & our culture. You’ll fall in love with music you didn’t even know you liked.

Switched on Pop Vox

    • Music
    • 4.8, 11 Ratings

What makes pop songs so catchy? Musicologist Nate Sloan & songwriter Charlie Harding pull back the curtain on how pop hits work their magic on our ears & our culture. You’ll fall in love with music you didn’t even know you liked.

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Lu Shien ,

Beautiful

A great podcast. Challenges you to look at music through a different lens! Engaging, intelligent, yet also light hearted and fun.

Jack from NZ ,

Entertaining to Both the Music Amateur and Pro Alike!

This podcast delves deep into the inner-workings of current popular music, proving just how sophisticated and intricate this music truly is. Hosts Charlie Harding and Nate Sloan eloquently articulate the meaning behind both the lyrics and harmony of pop songs, drawing connections between multiple artists, and explaining the place of this music in our culture. This podcast is entertaining, interesting and engaging to both the music amateur and pro alike, and a must-listen.

Top Podcasts In Music

Listeners Also Subscribed To

More by Vox