PBS has a fantastic 8 part documentary called "Soundbreaking"

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The eight-part series explores the art of music recording, and offers a behind-the-scenes look at the birth of brand new sounds. Featuring more than 160 original interviews with some of the most celebrated recording artists of all time, Soundbreaking explores the nexus of cutting-edge technology and human artistry that has created the soundtrack of our lives. Airs weekdays, November 14-23 10/9c


If for some reason you don't have PBS you can watch full episodes online

Soundbreaking