Sounds Interesting

Sounds Interesting

Our connection with sound is deep and fanciful, scientific, social, psychological, cultural, even spiritual, sometimes mysterious, often surprising, but always fascinating. Join us on a journey of curiosity inspired by personal experience and real events, exploring everything that Sounds Interesting. Listen wherever you get your podcasts!


October 30, 2023 16 mins

Pete and Gabe share ghostly recordings from the reputedly haunted Merritt House in St. Catharines, ON. as they investigate electronic voice phenomena (EVPs), sounds found on electronic recordings that are interpreted as spirit voices within ghost hunting and parapsychology. 

The house was built in 1860 for William Merritt and his family to replace a previous house that burned down.

Merritt House has served multipl...

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The Windsor Hum strikes an ominous tone for those who feel stalked and haunted by the mysterious legend, but it has also inspired a dynamic and defiant chorus of sonic art. Coming soon wherever you get your podcasts!

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March 23, 2022 36 mins

In the amazing and emotional origin story of the podcast, Peter reveals the very personal reasons he is so curious about sound, and how his partner’s battle with epilepsy began a journey of loss and recovery that inspired the creation of Sounds Interesting.

Using a combination of personal narrative and interviews, Mozart & Michele tells a remarkable and moving story.

As a black woman living with epilepsy, Mich...

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March 17, 2022 1 min

Epilepsy and music researchers share new discoveries and host Peter Boisseau reveals the deeply personal reason he is fascinated by sound in this inspiring episode coming March 23

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February 8, 2022 45 mins

Peter, Shyloe and Gabe hear startling revelations as they compare two UFO incidents, 40 years apart, both involving the U.S. Air Force, where audio recordings may be the most important part of the evidence.

The show opens with a sizzle reel of astounding audio recordings made nearly 40 years apart; one in the woods of Rendlesham Forest in the U.K. in 1980 and the others by fighter jet pilots encountering UFOs that were rel...

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We’ll be back on Feb 8 with our first episode of Season 2, an audio mystery you won’t want to miss. Listen wherever you get your podcasts!

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December 8, 2021 1 min

The critically-acclaimed indie podcast previews its return after a pandemic hiatus with an intriguing lineup of upcoming episodes, including the amazing and moving origin story of the podcast in Mozart & Michele, a deep dive into the wave of sonic art inspired by a community's mysterious soundscape in Ode to the Windsor Hum, and the Curious Case of the Rendlesham Tape, a UFO whodunit played out in sound that will leave you...

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June 28, 2020 15 mins

Shyloe and Peter learn to use sound baths to ease anxieties during the time of covid-19 quarantine with the help from yogi and sound bath instructor Michaela Bekenn.

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December 24, 2019 29 mins

From Beethoven to miracle tones and synthesizers to bass, Canadian media icon George “Strombo” Stroumboulopoulos offers Shyloe, Pete and the show’s listeners an intimate tour of his life’s soundscape and how he uses sound and music therapy to soothe concussion symptoms and so much more.

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December 1, 2019 35 mins

As Shyloe and Pete continue to explore our relationship with space sounds, they encounter the threat of aliens as they probe questions about balancing the quest for exploration and discovery with our moral duty to future generations.

This episode includes interviews with PhD Kathryn Denning, a professor of anthropology at York University, SETI researcher and space ethicist, Bryan Gaensler an astronomer at the  Dunlap Insti...

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November 4, 2019 20 mins

Shyloe and Peter boldly go where no podcast has gone before, talking to astronauts, astronomers and cosmologist and examining NASA recordings as they search to understand sounds from galaxies far, far away as well as our solar system.

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October 27, 2019 17 mins

Hosts Shyloe and Pete as they investigate electronic voice phenomena (EVPs), and the sounds, stories, and science behind them.

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October 12, 2019 1 min

Sounds Interesting is a show about all-things sound. The show's focus is on our relationship with sound, whether scientific, social, psychological, cultural, spiritual or just plain fanciful. Most of all, we'll be having fun exploring everything and anything that Sounds Interesting.

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