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Hit Story

 

Hit Story is a podcast that tells you the tales of tasty tunes. Former CBC Radio host Tim Tamashiro has created a fun, storytelling podcast about famous songs. He tells you about the people who wrote the songs, how the songs were inspired and why they became such big hits. You'll hear the entire story of these songs. Then you have a job to make magic happen.

After hearing each episode, go dig up a copy of the tune. Listen to it. Hit Story will help you hear each song with a brand new appreciation. It will sound bigger, brighter and more meaningful. You'll have a Hit Story Hallelujah. 

New episodes are uploaded every Saturday. Welcome to Hit Story. Please subscribe.

Aug 26, 2017

Hosted by Tim Tamashiro

Hit Story: the podcast that tells the the tales of Tasty tunes. The goal of this podcast is to give you context for the songs that you already love and hopefully the songs will become even MORE MEANINGFUL to you. This edition of Hit Story is all about… the first “perfect” #1 hit song from...


Aug 19, 2017

This is Hit Story, the podcast that tells the tales of tasty tunes. The goal of this podcast is to give you context for the songs that you already love and hopefully the songs will become even MORE MEANINGFUL to you. I’m Tim Tamashiro. This edition of Hit Story is all about a song of devotion written by the man in...


Aug 12, 2017

Welcome to a special edition of Hit Story: the podcast that tells the tales of tasty tunes. Today we celebrate the life of Glen Campbell who died on August 8th, 2017. The goal of this podcast is to give you some insight one of Glen’s biggest hits and hopefully the songs will become even MORE MEANINGFUL to you. Hit...


Aug 5, 2017

The goal of this podcast is to give you context for the songs that you already love and hopefully the songs will become even MORE MEANINGFUL to you. I’m Tim Tamashiro. This edition of Hit Story is all about how the Beach boys Brian Wilson wrote one of the most complex yet beautiful songs in music history. This is the...