Humanity's Lullaby

Humanity's Lullaby

Lullabies are soothing, grotesque and universal. In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Julie explore the surprisingly rich world of human sleep songs.

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Music: "Horizon Glow" by Martyn Palmer AKA Option Command, off his 2011 "Horizon Glow EP" released on King Deluxe Records. Palmer also records ambient music as Broken Chip.

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Topics in this Podcast: human behavior, sleep, babies, parenthood, music