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Weekly Podcast Picks: Progression Obsession On Twenty Thousand Hertz

In this week’s episode on Twenty Thousand Hertz, the superb podcast about the world’s most recognizable and interesting sounds dissects the most common chord progressions in popular music. Through interviews with violinist and journalist Jennifer Gersten, and Benny Davis (the Axis of Awesome bandleader, who soared to YouTube fame with the unforgettable “Four Chords” medley), host Dallas Taylor reveals three prominent patterns that have defined hundreds of hit songs. From 18th Century classical compositions to modern-day chart-toppers…

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