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Arts & Design
Lifestyle

Watch the Sound: Auto-Tune

Mark Ronson

This episode of producer Mark Ronson's music documentary series charts the history of Auto-tune, arguing for its role in fuelling innovation and creative expression in modern music.

Arts & Design
Lifestyle

Watch the Sound: Distortion

Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson sits down with some of the legends of audio distortion, from Living Colour to the Beastie Boys, to discuss what might be the most aggressive sound in history.

Arts & Design
Lifestyle

Watch the Sound: Drum Machines

Mark Ronson

Acclaimed producer Mark Ronson sits down with musicians to talk about how drum machines have shaped the sound and culture of our world.

Arts & Design
Lifestyle

Watch the Sound: Reverb

Mark Ronson

Acclaimed DJ, musician, and producer Mark Ronson travels around the world to discuss reverb and its place in music with artists, experts, and engineers.

Arts & Design
Lifestyle

Watch the Sound: Sampling

Mark Ronson

Grammy-winning music producer Mark Ronson explores the history of sampling in hip-hop in this episode of the Apple TV+ series, Watch the Sound.

Arts & Design
Lifestyle

Watch the Sound: Synthesizers

Mark Ronson

Synthesizers ushered in a pop revolution in music and music-making. Acclaimed producer Mark Ronson sits down with notable artists from the past four decades to discuss synthetic sounds and their origins.

Business

Way of the Wolf: Straight Line Selling

Jordan Belfort

In this engaging book, the original 'Wolf of Wall Street' takes us through his foolproof method for turning practically anyone into a top-performing sales person.

Education

Ways of Being Published

Michelle Tea

Publish your first book with Ways of Being Published, where author Michelle Tea provides insight into finding an agent, identifying the right publishing house for you, and the world of self-publishing.

Culture & Society

We Are Bellingcat

Eliot Higgins

Eliot Higgins recounts the events, experiences, and philosophies that established the independent citizen journalist collective Bellingcat and reveals its method for conducting open-source intelligence investigations.

Science & Environment
Health & Fitness

We Are What We Eat

Alice Waters

Alice Waters, chef and restaurateur of the famed Chez Panisse in Berkeley, California, ruminates on food, culture, and the importance of slowing down.

Culture & Society

We Have Always Been Here

Samra Habib

We Have Always Been Here is the witty and sincere debut memoir of Samra Habib, a queer Muslim author of Pakistani Canadian descent.

Money & Investing
Business
Career & Success

We Need to Talk About Money

Otegha Uwagba

Otegha Uwagba details the intersecting strands of classism, sexism, and racism she experienced while climbing the corporate ladder, sharing what she learned about wealth along the way.

Culture & Society

We Should All Be Feminists

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Award-winning Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie explains why raising boys and girls as feminists can create a fairer, happier future for all.

Culture & Society

Weapons of Math Destruction

Cathy O’Neil

Weapons of Math Destruction is a detailed look at the dark side of data science and how it could impact life as we know it.

Culture & Society
History

Web Of Deceit

Mark Curtis

A strident critique of British Foreign Policy post-World War II, discussing how Britain has contributed to increasing global inequality and injustice.

Health & Fitness

Weight Lifting Is a Waste of Time

Dr. John Jaquish, Henry Alkire

The creators of the X3 bodybuilding method explain how and why their invention works to yield results far better than what's possible with free weights and cardio.

Lifestyle
Parenting & Relationships

Weird Parenting Wins

Hillary Frank

Weird Parenting Wins will make you better at raising your kids by sharing some strange ways that mothers and fathers have had success with their children, helping you see that your intuition might just be the greatest tool you have at your disposal.

Culture & Society

Welcome to Leith

Christopher K. Walker, Michael Beach Nichols

Welcome to Leith is an unsettling but fascinating look at how one tiny North Dakota town turned into a time bomb when notorious white supremacist Craig Cobb tried to take over after moving there in 2012.

Mind & Philosophy

Welcome to the United States of Anxiety

Jen Lancaster

Author Jen Lancaster explores the conditions that contribute to high levels of anxiety in the United States.

Arts & Design
Lifestyle
Culture & Society

Welcome To The Vibe Shift

Culture Club., Jasmine Wallis, Maggie Zhou

In this March 2022 episode of the Culture Club podcast, hosts Jasmine Wallis and Maggie Zhou discuss the upcoming change in cultural aesthetics and trends, also known as the 'vibe shift.'

Science & Environment
Mind & Philosophy
Personal Growth

Welcome to Your World

Sarah Williams Goldhagen

Welcome to Your World is an incredible glimpse into how the built environment affects our brains, moods, and mental and physical health.

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