Your Best American Girl's Big Dynamic Energy

Mitski in studio

Brace yourself — it's gonna get loud! We go inside the quietLOUDquiet shifts that make music so viscerally thrilling, and ask why I want to keep listening to Your Best American Girl long after my eardrums are left in tatters.

Featuring:

Mitski — Your Best American Girl

Carl Orff — Carmina Burana: O Fortuna

The Pixies — Gigantic

Nirvana — Smells Like Teen Spirit

Miley Cyrus — Wrecking Ball

Mogwai — Mogwai Fear Satan (live)

Yeah Yeah Yeahs — Maps

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Podcast art by Anthea LeBrocq (@fulltimeangel on Instagram; antheaaaa@gmail.com for enquiries and commissions)

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