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Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music (2016–2016)

TV Mini-series | Documentary, History, Music

Soundbreaking explores the history of recorded music. Featuring more than 150 original interviews, the series charts a century's worth of innovation and experimentation, and offers a behind-the-scenes look at the birth of brand new sounds.
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