Wed, 7 May 2008 17:26:08 -0500Newsflash! We're making some changes to the podcast. To find out more, visit: http://www.thirdcoastfestival.org/audio_library_podcasts.asp
Thu, 17 Apr 2008 17:52:54 -0500The Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago invited the Third Coast Festival to work with audio producers to make a number of short "cellphone plays," in which a series of messages reveal a story about the phone's owner ... Today, three of the excellent results.
Fri, 4 Apr 2008 14:04:43 -0600Announcing the 2008 TCF Public Audio Challenge... Radio Ephemera!
Fri, 14 Mar 2008 08:56:31 -0600Artist Judith Sloan teaches writing, theater and juggling in alternative schools and jails. This week: an audio essay about her experiences + an interview...
Fri, 29 Feb 2008 12:14:37 -0600A transnational love story by Catrin Einhorn and Linda Lutton.
Wed, 13 Feb 2008 17:41:22 -0600Five conversations about death. By Nora Harrington.
Thu, 31 Jan 2008 16:52:14 -0600Three very short, but very big, questions. Posed by independent producer Karen Michel.
Thu, 17 Jan 2008 16:53:12 -0600Sounds, stories, and radio art by Anna Friz. Plus an interview.
Fri, 14 Dec 2007 16:01:19 -0600Unintended Detours with Sue Mell + an interview...
Thu, 29 Nov 2007 13:56:57 -0600A whole year condensed into an hour! Listen to "A Shortcut Through 2006" and an interview with producer Peter Bochan.
Thu, 4 Oct 2007 17:01:51 -0500"A Year to Live, A Year to Die" by Mary Beth Kirchner.
Thu, 20 Sep 2007 18:11:31 -0500Stories and sounds by multimedia artists Mendi and Keith Obadike.
Fri, 7 Sep 2007 18:01:01 -0500Cartoons on the radio?! Yes. Hear eartoons by Peter Blegvad and David Isay and Ben Katchor.
Wed, 22 Aug 2007 13:11:01 -0500An excerpt from "Hearing America: A Century of Music on the Radio" by Nate DiMeo
Fri, 10 Aug 2007 18:08:02 -0500A Third Coast Short Doc retrospective + info on our latest public audio project. Listen...and then grab a mic and make a story yourself! Yes!
Thu, 26 Jul 2007 18:26:52 -0500Two selections from Deep Wireless, a radio art compilation from New Adventures in Sound Art.
Thu, 12 Jul 2007 17:56:23 -0500Three stories from War News Radio + producer interviews.
Thu, 28 Jun 2007 14:22:07 -0500Aaron Ximm (a.k.a Quiet American) is a field recordist and sound artist. Today we listen to two of his city soundscapes: San Francisco and Hanoi.
Thu, 14 Jun 2007 13:52:05 -0500UbuWeb is a website. But it's more than just a website -- it's a library, an archive, a museum, and a portal for curious minds and ears. It's full of incredible avant-garde oddities, found sound, outsider experimentation, and so, so, so much more. This week, we talk with UbuWeb founder Kenneth Goldsmith and sample of a few of Ubu's amazing offerings.
Wed, 30 May 2007 17:26:46 -0500This week we bring you an excerpt of "Radio Across Time Zones", a Third Coast Festival special broadcast featuring amazing and inventive radio stories from Canada, Ireland, England, Australia, and France. It's like having a magic receiver that can tune in to frequencies from all around the world!!!
Fri, 18 May 2007 12:05:04 -0500Back in the 1970s, when NPR was just a fledgling organization, Keith Talbot emerged as a sort of mad scientist of radio, experimenting with sounds, styles, and formats at a time when public radio as we know it was only beginning to emerge. We feature two of his radio stories today.
Thu, 26 Apr 2007 11:42:46 -0500The Tourist is lost... he can't sleep, or tune out the music that comes from everywhere. He doesn't enjoy being at odds with his new environment and so secretly is looking forward to the journey home. Combining lush field recordings and a stark written narrative, The Tourist obliquely approaches the story of a fictional traveler, a melancholy innocent abroad.
Wed, 11 Apr 2007 17:42:15 -0500This week, we bring you the story of the Little Hot Dog Shop That Could. Since it was founded in 1929, Original Kasper's has become a community mainstay in Oakland, CA, helping to hold the community together through difficult times.
Wed, 28 Mar 2007 15:12:16 -0600This week, sounds and stories from barber shops. We feature a few tracks from Zoe Irvine and Mark Vernon's "Hairwaves: A Cautionary Tale".
Wed, 14 Mar 2007 18:39:48 -0600This week, we bring you a little taste of the Third Coast Festival "Listening Room", this time featuring stories by young producers and a lively discussion of those stories.
Wed, 28 Feb 2007 16:41:22 -0600Producers Jesse Hardman and Lucho Hernandez take us on a sound tour of Lima, Peru. With music by Hauschka.
Mon, 29 Jan 2007 15:08:45 -0600Featuring work by sound artist, composer, and performer Pamela Z.
Mon, 29 Jan 2007 14:57:39 -0600We dig in the archives and pull out an old episode of Invisible Ink, produced by the Third Coast Festival's own Roman Mars.
Thu, 18 Jan 2007 13:05:23 -0600Featuring three episodes from the Tin Man podcast and an interview with producer Matt Sahr, who shares stories about the podcast and explains many things that we've been wondering about.
Tue, 19 Dec 2006 18:17:33 -0600by producers Robynn Takayama and Dmae Roberts of Crossing East
Wed, 6 Dec 2006 19:36:21 -0600Holy Soul, by producers Matt Power and Dean Olsher
Wed, 22 Nov 2006 11:01:40 -0600Producer Pejk Malinovski visits a classroom in Queens, NY where students are puzzling through a poem.
Wed, 2 Aug 2006 13:59:51 -0500Sound artist Alessandro Bosetti explores the musicality of language and the feelings of inanimate objects.
Fri, 19 May 2006 13:51:06 -0500Producer Guy Hand finds the beauty in the much maligned magpie.
Tue, 18 Apr 2006 15:05:48 -0500A meditative roll call of those who've died in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Fri, 10 Mar 2006 14:11:32 -0600Two stories from a collection by Sherre DeLys and Rick Moody.
Tue, 14 Feb 2006 15:51:45 -0600"Olive and Jack" from Jill Dorothy Summers' Cohabitation.