Jens Weidner is familiar with aggressive behavior. As a criminologist, he was a therapist to violent adolescents; as a career coach, he advises people who are too nice at work. On “Talking Germany,” Jens Weidner talks about rage, recidivists and rambling on mud flats.
The intellectual indie-rock band Tocotronic is popular with fans and critics alike. PopXport introduces you to their latest work, "Das rote Album." We'll also meet up with the electro pop group Pentatones. To top it off, we'll play tunes from singer-songwriter Joris, rap veteran Denyo, and DJ star Felix Jaehn.
Sarah and the team go to the Max Planck Institute in Göttingen, Germany to meet scientists who are using the latest MRI and Motion Capture methods to find out exactly what goes on inside a musician´s body whilst playing an instrument. Sarah talks to kinesiology professor Peter Iltis, head of the MRI department in Göttingen, Prof. Jens Frahm and motion capture specialist Erwin Schoonderwaldt.