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It’s 1990. The Berlin Wall just fell. The Soviet Union is on the verge of collapse. And the soundtrack to the revolution is one of the best selling songs of all time, the metal ballad “Wind of Change,” by the Scorpions. Decades later, journalist Patrick Radden Keefe heard a rumor: the song wasn’t wr

Artist Pineapple Street Studios / Crooked Media / Spotify

Track Count 14


Price $

Release Date 10/11/22

Explicitness Explicit

Country USA


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susan_randlett shared a tip "I found this one fascinating"

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mikeayers shared a tip "Are the Scorpions in bed with the CIA? It's hard to think of a better podcast premise — and a perfect 2020 distraction."

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georgiaonyrmnd shared a tip "Soo fascinating. I was hooked."

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jean_tso shared a tip "A great listen"

jason_phillips_7788 shared a tip "Great new podcast."

lauren_shatto shared a tip "So interesting and well told! The narrarator wrote a captivating story and executed it, and its side stories, beautifully."

efrat_kaznik shared a tip "Very entertaining! Great storytelling. Weaves together the Cold War, heavy metal and conspiracy theories all in one crazy tale!"

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derek_crockett shared a tip "I have listened to the entire podcast. It is fantastic"

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cindy_eades shared a tip "Fun mystery"

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courtney_baskette shared a tip "One of my favorite podcasts ever!"

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PinkPamster shared a tip "Great commentary on the 80s"

jonas_dubin shared a tip "Super entertaining. Only downside is some mumbling."

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melissa_lombardi_3584 shared a tip "Fun ride!"

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shannon_bivens shared a tip "It holds your interest the entire time."

lisa_284 shared a tip "Wind of Change has a great balance of suspense, storytelling, history and some music tied to the history of one great song."

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maryellen_wayne shared a tip "I liked this podcast a lot. The mood, storytelling, and history were all great. I looked forward to a new episode every week!"

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