How Hits Made is a 5-part narrative documentary podcast created by Play Too Much. It was written and edited by Billy Donahoe.
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photos – Nate Wind
“Take Me to the River”
How Hits Made seeks to understand what makes a hit song and the creative process behind it. What does it take to be a band today?
Over the course of a year, How Hits Made followed New York City-based group Great Caesar on their journey to elevate their success through a hit song.
After playing music for more than ten years, band leader John-Michael Parker struggled to pin down what it takes to “make it” as a songwriter and leader.
You’ve got to have the passion. But at the end of the day, you have to pay the rent too. Listen Now.