A shortage of Santas + the dislike club12/20/14
One man takes us behind the scenes (and costume) of his stressful Santa job; another declares war on social media.
Rethinking poop... and the saga of an ill-fated European fairground.
Learn a thing or two about poop from the zoo, and hang on for a roller coaster story of drugs, money, and a doomed fairground from East Berlin.
Death, language, northerly wanderings and experimental literature
Radiotonic spins around the world today - from the Arctic to the Dublin Zoo, learning Polish and crashing an experimental French literary group along the way.
Radio Yak: Jonathan Goldstein
Host and producer of the CBC's Wiretap shares his thoughts (and clips) on blending fact and fiction on the radio.
Here's Antigone reinterpreted for modern times, by four 2014 Artists-in-Residence from La Boite Theatre Company.
Sounds of the city and an elephant is born
The sonic city. Zoo diaries: birth.
A journey into the inner ear and a cyborg hears colour.
A radio first: a real live reportage from inside a living brain (well...almost.) and the world’s first cyborg to interpret colour as sound.
An homage to pinball, a quest for direction, and the search for the...
A vintage pinball parlour makes a case for analogue games in the digital age. A woman ponders 'having direction' in life, aided by GPS and a zen teacher. And a retired American army Colonel seeks some peace of mind...in Australia.
Spooky radio, cell phone angst and a giant prawn
This week on Radiotonic: a painting rants, an undertaker schemes, a big prawn casts a long shadow, and a cell phone succumbs to tears.
Radio Yak: Johanna Zorn
Introducing... some of the best radio in the world - winners of the 2014 Third Coast / RHDF Competition.
The Eternal Moment
Zoe believes she can freeze time, creating an eternal moment where she'll be free of her psychosis. Cody, her art therapist, is implicated.
A science fiction scavenger hunt, and the exciting conclusion of Me,...
Reporter Mike Barnes is on the search for the lost pilot of the much loved science fiction program Space Wizard (you remember it right?). And ratings continue to plummet for Real Stories, Real People. Will a bored, 13-year-old save the day?
Life in a zoo, sidewalk inspiration, and Me, Ricky, and him episode...
Dave and Naomi seek involuntary mediation, Colette contemplates her neighbours' noisy behaviour, and Julie meets a fellow American. Sort of.
Me, Ricky and him - episode two: the makeover and... kids tackle poetry.
The tension between mismatched co-hosts Naomi and Dave grows, as they continue to struggle over what Real Stories, Real People should sound and like. Then writer Sam Swope lures a gaggle of 11-year-olds into an evocative poem by Wallace Stevens.
The mystery of three, and a radio show about a radio show.
Introducing Me, Ricky and Him: A Radio Show About a Radio Show... and the ubiquity of the number three.
A practical romance flounders in Paris, and a fashion-inspired media...
One man pursues love in Paris, while another starts a social movement inspired by objectionable t-shirts.
The tyranny of an unanswered SMS, the longing for elsewhere, accidental...
A woman falls in and through unrequited love, a dreamer yearns to be far away, and a new mother battles postpartum depression during a freezing Chicago winter. Plus deeply shallow thoughts on: destruction.
Radio in a day
KCRW's 24-hour radio race.
Tingle-seekers, hypotheticalism, weevils
Frozen garbage #4: weevils. Inaudible me. Frozen garbage #77: the average conversation. The Art of Art. Frozen garbage #28: frozen garbage.
Radio Yak: Alan Hall
Radio Yak: Alan Hall.
- Sydney, NSW