German Beats Podcasts

This site is home to our German Beats podcast archive recorded at 99 Rock Dartmouth Broadcasting Station.

Our podcasts feature conversations between German Studies faculty and students (with music) as well as guest speaker interviews and sound pieces relating to German language, literature and culture from our course offerings. The archive is continually updated, so check back often for new content.

7 January 2018

Student Course Readings: German 10.01 To Be Young and German

Students read excerpts from our course texts:

1. Tristans Kindheit

2. Das eigensinnige Kind

3. Die Elfen

4. Struwwelpeter

5. Manor

6. Die Turnstunde

7. Die dunkle kammer: Lore

8. Kippen stechen

9. Das dicke Kind

10. Sonnenallee

11. Wir Kinder vom Bahnhof Zoo

1 November 2018

Student / Faculty Talk

Nick Ostrau and Simon Oster talk about Austria, Skiing and German immersion.


  • Rock Mi (Die Alpenrebellen)
  • Rock Me Amadeus (Falco)
  • Hey, wir wollen die Eisbären sehen (Puhdys und Jürgen Drews)