About the show

Focusing on a creative peak in an artist's career, #JCsMusicology tells the story of how greatness was achieved.

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Episodes

  • Janet, Jam & Lewis: Deconstructing 30 Years of Music [Broadcast Version]

    September 17th, 2017  |  1 hr 29 mins
    janet jackson, jimmy jam, terry lewis

    Full recording of the radio documentary; "Janet, Jam & Lewis: Deconstructing 30 Years of Music".

  • Janet, Jam & Lewis: Deconstructing 9 Months of Making

    December 9th, 2017  |  1 hr 18 mins

    A special on the making of "Janet Jam & Lewis: Deconstructing 30 Years of Music", featuring behind-the-scenes insight from creator John Cameron and deleted segments not included in the original broadcast version.

  • #JCsMusicology - Michael Jackson (1988 - 1993)

    January 5th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  47 mins 27 secs
    babyface, bill bottrell, brad buxer, bruce swedien, bryan loren, jam & lewis, la reid, matt forger, michael jackson, rene moore, teddy riley

    The first episode of #JCsMusicology focuses on the career of Michael Jackson between 1988 and 1993.

  • #JCsMusicology - George Michael (1988 - 1997)

    February 17th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 6 mins
    george michael

    In this February edition of #JCsMusicology, we be explore the career of George Michael, from 1988 to 1996.

  • #JCsMusicology - The B-Side #1 (Michael Jackson, George Michael & Prince)

    April 14th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  28 mins 29 secs
    george michael, john cameron, michael jackson, prince

    In this quarterly review of #JCsMusicology, we look back at previous episodes from the past four months, including reflections, reactions and deleted content.

  • #JCsMusicology - Joni Mitchell (1975 - 1976)

    May 12th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  44 mins 7 secs
    joni mitchell

    In the May edition of #JCsMusicology, we'll be contemplating the discography of Joni Mitchell, from 1975 to 1976.

  • #JCsMusicology - Sade (1982 - 1985)

    June 23rd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  34 mins 50 secs
    andrew hale, paul denman, sade, sade adu, stuart matthewman

    In the June edition of #JCsMusicology, we'll be tracking the rise of Sade, from 1982 to 1985.

  • #JCsMusicology - The B-Side #2 (Joni Mitchell & Sade)

    July 28th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  20 mins 33 secs
    john cameron, joni mitchell, sade

    In this quarterly review of #JCsMusicology, we look back at the previous two episodes, with a deleted segment and insights into the editing process. There is also some brief discussion on upcoming episodes, primarily Madonna and Michael Jackson.

  • #JCsMusicology - Maxwell (1996 - 2001)

    August 11th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  43 mins 21 secs
    had david, leon ware, maxwell, r kelly, stuart matthewman, wah wah watson

    In the August edition of #JCsMusicology, we'll be tracking the incredible beginnings of Maxwell.

  • #JCsMusicology - Janet Jackson (1992 - 1995)

    October 6th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  55 mins 31 secs
    janet jackson, janet., jimmy jam, terry lewis

    In the October edition of #JCsMusicology, we'll be engaging in a track-by-track review of Janet Jackson's 1993 janet. album.

  • #JCsMusicology - The B-Side #3 (Maxwell & Janet Jackson)

    October 27th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  11 mins 34 secs
    janet jackson, john cameron, maxwell

    In this quarterly review of #JCsMusicology, we look back at the previous two episodes, focusing on Maxwell and Janet Jackson, including some insight in the future editions.

  • #JCsMusicology - Michael Jackson (1993 - 1997)

    November 22nd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  44 mins 13 secs
    babyface, brad buxer, bruce swedien, david foster, geoff grace, jam & lewis, michael jackson, r kelly, rene moore, steve porcarro, teddy riley

    Following from the first episode of #JCsMusicology, we pick-up from where we left off in 1993.

  • #JCsMusicology - Madonna (1990 - 1993)

    February 23rd, 2019  |  Season 2  |  42 mins 25 secs
    andre betts, anthony shimkin, madonna, shep pettibone

    In our Season 2 premier, we study the immaculate Madonna, during her controversial and confronting Erotica era.

  • #JCsMusicology - George Michael (1984 - 1988)

    April 6th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  54 mins 49 secs
    george michael

    In this April episode of #JCsMusicology, we explore the beginnings of George Michael.

  • #JCsMusicology - The B-Side #4 (Michael Jackson, Madonna & George Michael)

    May 18th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  25 mins 3 secs
    george michael, john cameron, madonna, michael jackson

    In this edition of #JCsMusicology, we look back at the previous three episodes, focusing on Michael Jackson, Madonna and George Michael, including outtakes and ideas explored for each episode.

  • #JCsMusicology - Grace Jones (1979 - 1983)

    June 15th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  45 mins 17 secs
    grace jones

    In this June episode of #JCsMusicology, we bow down to the incomparable Grace Jones.