Are you feeling cold? It sure is cold outside, but hopefully, you are managing to make your house feel warm and cosy. What better to do on a cold winter day than to listen to our podcast? In this episode Filip, Sacha and Egle explore different ways how the season of winter is captured in music.
In case that you would like to hear some of the most well-known incomprehensible songs, this episode is exactly for you. Join Filip, Sacha and Arianna as they explore and interpret the songs with the most incomprehensible lyrics out there.
Are you tired of classical Christmas songs being overplayed everywhere, year after year? Well, on this year’s last episode of Music Odyssey, we have a solution for you! Join Filip, Sacha and Agnieszka as they explore X-mas-like music. These songs have Christmas vibes in them, but they do not mention the holidays at all. If you do not like the over-commercialisation of these holidays, or you are simply sick of Christmas in general, these songs may be perfect for you 🙂
We are already ten days into December and for many the holidays are approaching. This is a perfect time to reflect upon the past year and the music that was made in it! For Filip, this is also a time for a personal reflection, as his EVS project is finishing in the beginning of January. He discusses his past year with Sacha and special guest Christian Cibba by listening to some of his favourite tunes of 2018.
Do you have (any interest in) mommy issues, daddy issues or lollita syndromes? If so, the latest episode of Music Odyssey is something you might like to hear … 🙂 In this episode, Filip, Sacha and special guest Urania explore the theories of Sigmund Freud through popular music from different eras.
Our world is such a colourful place! In this episode of Music Odyssey, Filip, Sacha and Lena celebrate (almost) all the colours of the rainbow. They explore different colours and their associations, impressions and symbolism tied to these colours. Join them in their explorations, and enjoy!
From the 1st till the 11st of November, the Thessaloniki International Film Festival (TIFF) took place. Balkan Hotspot was there to talk to some of the movie makers. This second article is about our encounter with Meryem Benm’Barek, the director of the movie Sofia (2018).
Together with special guest Pierpaolo Sicuro from the Thessaloniki-based folk band Grikanta, volunteers Filip and Arianna explore the Italian music genre Tarantella in this episode of Music Odyssey. Enjoy!
Dreams are very important for most people. Have you ever wondered how the theme of dreams could be expressed through music? Then you have come to the right place! In this episode of Music Odyssey, Filip, Sacha and guest Manuela talk about dreamy songs, the expression of dreams in music, and their own dreams. Enjoy and dream on!
Most people, if not everyone, will feel lonely at some point in their life. Many people are scared to be alone. But being alone, and even loneliness in itself, do not necessarily have to be bad things. In this episode of Music Odyssey, Filip, Sacha and Dovilė explore loneliness and try to find some positive aspects. They also listen to songs that can be helpful, and perhaps even healing, when someone is feeling lonely.