Twenty Thousand Hertz

Twenty Thousand Hertz

Dallas Taylor

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#42 | Amen Break

May 29, 2018

There’s a sample of music that’s been heard in over 2,000 songs. Odds are you’ve heard it many times and didn’t even realize you were listening to the same breakbeat. The amen break might be the most sampled piece of music in history. Where did it come from? This episode features interviews with artist Nate Harrison and Grammy-winner Richard Louis Spencer.

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