From the author of the book Michael Jackson: Songs & Stories From The Vault, this podcast is a journalistic exploration of the King of Pop's creative process and artistic legacy.
The Genesis of Thriller - A Michael Jackson Documentary
Taking listeners inside the recording studio with Michael Jackson and his production team, The Genesis of Thriller tells the story behind the creation of the biggest selling album in music history. Using rarely heard Jackson demo tracks, work tapes and outtakes, combined with archival interviews of those who worked on the album, the documentary is a captivating exploration of what inspired them to create Thriller, and the process they went through to bring their extraordinary vision to life.
I’m only a few minutes in, but this is wonderful to a person so inspired by the artistry and process of Michael. Please, consider doing his other albums!
Thorough, well researched, and well presented.
a perfect mix of commentary and examples
Damien you’ve got to do more of these! You did an incredible job of organizing this, as a lifelong MJ fan I adored it
Deep dive into MJ’s genius
Fantastic. I’m halfway through and already wishing it wouldn’t end. The demos and audio clips blew me away. I thought I knew a lot about the album but I was very wrong. Thank you for this gem!