Twenty Thousand Hertz+

A lovingly crafted podcast that reveals the stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting sounds.

Design
Arts
Music Commentary
26
Songbugs
Cricket good.
25 min
27
Breathe Deep
Embracing imperfection.
41 min
28
The Spatial Race
Stereo killed the monaural star.
31 min
29
Found in Translation
Pardon my tartle.
19 min
30
Insurance Jingles... Why?
If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.
34 min
31
Soundalikes
Hanks for listening.
27 min
32
Golden
Finding solitude in chaos.
31 min
33
Recalculating
Head South.
29 min
34
Endless Hertz
Stop, hey, what’s that sound?
50 min
35
Update: Jessie Unmasked
The Kat is out of the bag.
7 min
36
Talkin’ Turkey
We explore the rich sonic world of a North American bird
14 min
37
Synth War II: Digital Doom
A new foe has appeared!
22 min
38
Synth War
Round one. Fight!
23 min
39
MicroHertz: Halloween Hertz
Dallas takes on a spooky sound challenge
16 min
40
A Thousand Words
Do you see what I hear?
27 min
41
MicroHertz: Origin Story
How did Twenty Thousand Hertz get here?
17 min
42
The Booj Strikes Back
How to turn your trailers up to 11.
24 min
43
MicroHertz: Trailers Through the Decades
How the structure and sound of movie trailers evolved through the years.
17 min
44
1-900-20K-HRTZ
The rise and fall of 900 numbers.
34 min
45
MicroHertz: Unsolved Sonic Mysteries
Strange and unexplained sounds throughout history
18 min
46
Tokyo Rose
How a Japanese-American radio host became one of the most despised voices of World War II.
24 min
47
TikTalk
Meet the voices of TikTok.
28 min
48
MicroHertz: Scary Sounds/Silly Sounds
Dallas shares the scariest and silliest sounds
17 min
49
Ted Lasso's Dark Forest
The winning sound design behind Ted Lasso.
30 min
50
MicroHertz: Ask Dallas
Dallas answers listener questions
16 min