Inside The Groove - Madonna’s Music

The story behind Madonna’s most famous songs

Each episode focuses on a particular track or era and discusses the creative process and how the song was received.

With reference to the videos and live performances, the episode often plays snippets from the song’s multitrack session.

Something To Remember - Matt Cain

October 30th, 2020

Matt Cain, author of The Madonna of Bolton discusses the Madonna songs that have soundtracked his life.

Deep Dive - Celebration

October 24th, 2020

Madonna's 2009 track recorded with Paul Oakenfold is a great song which references some ideas from her previous hits and was the lead from her greatest hits compilation of that year. Hear about its creation along with some elements left out of the final mix.

Bonus Beats - Vogue - the samples

October 24th, 2020

Madonna's classic track lifts inspiration and samples from other songs. Here's a refresher, but we've also identified a key loop that's used throughout the song - revealed for the first time.

Interview: Inside the MLVC Groove

October 16th, 2020

When two podcasts meet! We try and find out Madonna's most underrated song.

Deep Dive: American Life

October 11th, 2020

One of Madonna's most experimental recordings and the title track to her ninth studio album, the song is memorable for its rap which was largely unliked by non Madonna fans, yet the song is adored by her closest followers. This episode tries to work out why the song wasn't quite so loved by all.

Interview: Madonna’s Movie Songs (with Darren Hayes) - Part 2

October 2nd, 2020

The second part of my discussion where we talk Leonard, Bray, Shep, Orbit, and who we'd play in Madonna's upcoming biopic.

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