Each week, we talk to a new guest about a song that got them through a major moment in their life and we explore the various emotions and experiences that they still have attached to the song. Learn more about the show: thesongthatgotmethrough.weebly.com. If you want to be on the show, submit the form on our Instagram page: www.instagram.com/thesongthatgotmethrough/
Kenny Rogers | The Gambler: Kenny, Cancer, and a Coffee Shop
We spoke to our guest about the timelessness and timeliness of Kenny Rogers in her life. We started with Kenny’s 8-track tapes playing in her grandparent's car, then ventured to the time she had the chance to meet him and, finally, all the way through...
Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole: Minneapolis Authenticity
The Real is Back Music: linktr.ee/TRIBMusic | We spoke to one of Minneapolis’ finest up and coming rap duos, The Real is Back Music. We spoke about how Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole helped get them through difficult times and shaped their desire to make...
Fall Out Boy and Dave Matthews: Remember to Call Mom
This week, we spoke to our guest about two bands that many discuss in the same breath: Fall Out Boy and Dave Matthews Band. We also got a better appreciation for the things that our parents did for us as kids. As if that wasn’t enough, you’ll get bonus...
Garden State Movie Soundtrack: How We Cope
This week, we spoke to our guest about the soundtrack of the 2004 film Garden State. We talked about how the movie brought back nostalgic memories of his childhood and how revisiting the soundtrack a decade later helped him cope with his mother’s...
Linkin Park | One More Light: Chester's Impact from Nepal to Virginia
Our guest told us about the first time he heard Linkin Park, why it took him 4 years to figure out the band's name, and what Chester Bennington’s death taught him about grieving. We also dove into the state of mental health treatment in Nepal and...
In Defense of EDM: Skillrex, Illenium, and Savoy
Song 1: So Bad | Artist: Savoy |
Song 2: Gold (Stupid Love) | Artists: Excision & Illenium |
Song 3: Face my Fears | Artist: Skrillex |
This week, we spoke about EDM and our guest’s long love of the genre. She taught us about rave families, kandi, and how she found herself at a festival crying tears of joy during Skrillex’s set. |
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Theme music: "It's Alright to Feel Okay" by Native Bells. | https://nativebells.bandcamp.com/
Consistently great storytelling with the backdrop of music. Couldn’t ask for more. It doesn’t really matter what song they are talking about it very much becomes about the guests story.