Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson: Season 1

Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson: Season 1

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Seven-time-Grammy-Award-winning music producer Mark Ronson hosts this six-part series from Oscar-winner Morgan Neville (20 Feet from Stardom) exploring the groundbreaking technology that helped define, and redefine, music. Features Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl and Questlove amongst others.

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Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Auto-Tune

Mark, T-Pain, and Charli XCX break down Auto-Tune—aka “robot ... More sadness”—the musical accident that evolved into an empowering game changer.

EPISODE 1.2

Sampling

The debate rages on—is sampling tribute or theft? One thing’s... More clear: It better be funky. Mark, Paul McCartney, and DJ Premier dig in.

EPISODE 1.3

Reverb

Working with Amy Winehouse kicked off Mark’s emotional journey with... More reverb. Today, he travels around the world to unearth its infinite potential.

EPISODE 1.4

Synthesizers

Mark celebrates the innovators and outsiders who harnessed the power... More of synthesizers and shares Kevin Parker’s (Tame Impala) love for their sound.

EPISODE 1.5

Drum Machines

“GIMME A BEAT!” From the Linn drum to the 808,... More Mark, Questlove, and Too $hort track the evolution of the machines that gave us hip-hop.

EPISODE 1.6

Distortion

Mark and Santigold talk distortion—the rebellious sound of breaking the... More rules—and explore the pioneers who used it to disrupt culture.