Max Martin and Ellie Goulding’s “Love Me Like You Do”

On Episode 10 of Pop Unmuted, Scott Interrante and Kurt Trowbridge are joined by Melbourne, Australia-based pop podcaster Daniel Gregg and Music Theory Ph.D. candidate Megan Lavengood to talk about legendary pop producer and songwriter Max Martin. We then delve deeper into his most recent hit, Ellie Goulding’s “Love Me Like You Do” and close with a special Max Martin themed Unmuted Pop Songs segment.

People in this episode:

Daniel Gregg

Daniel Gregg is a Production Assistant at ITV Studios and the host of the Popchops podcast.

Megan Lavengood

Megan Lavengood is a Ph.D. candidate in Music Theory at the CUNY Graduate Center focusing on pop music and timbre.

Scott Interrante

Scott Interrante holds a Master’s degree in Musicology from CUNY Hunter College focusing on contemporary pop music and masculinity. He hosts Pop Unmuted and K-Pop Unmuted

Kurt Trowbridge

Kurt Trowbridge is a web developer and freelance contributor to He is the founder of and the host of the Crowncast.

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