SOUNDBREAKING: STORIES FROM THE CUTTING EDGE OF RECORDED MUSIC : Going Electric

Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET

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Explore how the amplification and electrification of instruments transformed the sound of music.

  • Airdate(s): 8/6/2019, 8:00 - 9:00 PM ET 10/18/2019, 9:00 - 10:00 PM ET
  • #: 104
  • Original Broadcast: 11/17/16
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Episode Description

From the invention of the electric guitar to synthesized music, learn how innovators used electricity to unleash new and never-before-heard sounds. Hour 4 reveals the power of technology to continuously redefine music, from Delta blues to The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Wonder and Devo.

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