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Carousel radio presents spoken word, stories, poems and features by people with a learning disability. Each month Carousel radio bring you a new show on a new theme.

Carousel radio presents spoken word, stories, poems and features by people with a learning disability. Each month Carousel radio bring you a new show on a new theme.
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United Kingdom

Description:

Carousel radio presents spoken word, stories, poems and features by people with a learning disability. Each month Carousel radio bring you a new show on a new theme.

Language:

English

Contact:

01273 234 734


Episodes

Carousel Radio November 2019

11/1/2019
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This show includes new pieces by Jonny Schachter, Eleana Re, Yas (aka MC Silvercat), Josh Anscombe and music by Carousel Chorus. The show also features a sound effects story created by learners as part of Carousel's Voicebox project, and interviews from October's Oska Bright Film Festival.

Duration:00:23:23

Oska Bright Film Festival 2019

10/6/2019
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. In this edition Sarah Watson previews Carousel forthcoming Oska Bright Film Festival. This show also includes new pieces by Fran, Eleana Re and Sam Castell-Ward and music by Louis Walkden.

Duration:00:20:25

The Voicebox podcast: Downs View Life Skills College

9/30/2019
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The Carousel Radio team of Davot, Fran and Claire shared their skills with learners from Downs View Life Skills College in Brighton, who then produced their own podcast. The learners tell us their favourite jokes, play music from learning disabled musicians, tell as about their favourite things and use everyday objects to tell a sound fx story. Voicebox podcasts give an opportunity for young learning disabled people to express themselves through exploring sound.

Duration:00:16:36

Carousel Radio September 2019

9/2/2019
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition includes new pieces by MC Silvercat, Eleana Re, Berhana and a new episode of the mystery series, 'Tales from Black Bridge'. Fran presents a new 'Franventures, we hear excerpts from Carousel's 'Voicebox' project and there is new music from K-Dog.

Duration:00:24:27

Carousel Radio at the Rockhouse Festival

8/5/2019
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To celebrate 10 years of The Rock House - a monthly accessible and integrated gig in Brighton - this show brings you the story of how the Rock House developed over the last decade, and interviews and music from this year's Rockhouse Festival. Featuring music from Beat Express, Zombie Crash, Daniel Wakeford, The Revs and Richard Watson.

Duration:00:38:33

Carousel Radio July 2019

6/30/2019
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition includes new pieces by MC Silvercat, Eleana Re, Joel Cooper and Sam Carstell-Ward, and a new episode of the mystery series, 'Tales from Black Bridge'. Fran presents a new 'Franventures' and the Oska Bright film Festival talk about their perfect day. This podcast also features music by Dima Zouchinski along with details of the annual Rockhouse music Festival.

Duration:00:26:43

Carousel Radio June 2019

6/2/2019
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition includes a new poem by Eleana Re, a wrestling story by Jonny Schachter, Joel Cooper's thoughts on Autism, the dreams of the committee behind the Oska Bright film Festival, and new music by Lizzie Emeh. We also present the latest Carousel news and comedy sketches in the ‘Energy Shot’ segment.

Duration:00:26:22

Carousel Radio May 2019

5/2/2019
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition includes a new poem by Sam Carstell-Ward, another dramatic and absurd Trump story by Jonny Schachter, words and music from Berhana about her journey from Ethiopia to England, and music by Carousel band, Sabien Gator. We also present the latest Carousel news and comedy sketches in the ‘Energy Shot’ segment.

Duration:00:33:31

Carousel Radio April 2019

4/16/2019
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition includes a new poem by Sam Carstell-Ward, a story by Jonny Schachter and music by Fuzzbomb Flash Band. We also present the latest Carousel news and comedy sketches in the ‘Energy Shot’ segment.

Duration:00:20:31

Meet the Artists: 2 Decks

3/3/2019
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2 Decks is a rapper, songwriter and producer who works with The Gate: an arts and resource centre for people with learning disabilities based in Shepherds Bush, London. 2 Decks aka Darren also works in various projects to raise awareness about issues effecting people with a learning disability.

Duration:00:25:26

Meet the Artists: Louis Walkden

2/6/2019
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Louis Walkden is a musician and singer/songwriter from Brighton. In 2018 Louis received a commission from Drake Music to explore the idea of recycling and, in particular, write a song themed around championing charity shops. In this podcast Louis presents his music and talks about some of his interests.

Duration:00:16:26

Scene One Presents...A Month Of Detention

1/28/2019
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Written by Jason Eade. When Finlay has his lunch money stolen from him by the school bully, his friend Harper has a fiendish scheme to reap their revenge..they just have to evade the attentions of eagle-eyed teacher Mr Hudson. 'A Month Of Detention' is a radio drama podcast produced by a team of learning disabled actors over 10 weeks in Autumn 2018. Workshops were led by writer Jason Eade, fulfilling his vision to create radio drama that is written, produced and performed by learning...

Duration:00:13:03

Carousel Radio January 2019

1/3/2019
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition includes two new poems with music by Silvercat; an interview with Sam Carstell-Ward and a new episode of mystery series, 'Tales of Black Bridge'. We also present the latest Carousel news about the music night, The Rockhouse and a Davot's bad jokes in ‘Energy Shot’.

Duration:00:28:14

Meet the Artists: Daniel Wakeford

12/10/2018
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Daniel Wakeford is a singer-songwriter from the UK's burgeoning learning disabled music scene, based in Brighton. Daniel has been writing and recording music since 2009. He has amassed an impressive back catalogue, in excess of 60 songs. Daniel has gained a cult following, due to his show-stealing appearances on Channel 4's 'The Undateables'. In 2018 Daniel toured the UK with his band, The Daniel Wakeford Experience, to promote their new album, ‘That’s How I See It’. In this show we hear...

Duration:00:43:10

Carousel Radio November 2018

10/31/2018
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition includes poems and stories by Eleana Re and Silvercat, songs from Daniel Wakeford and Kollektiv Barner 16, as well as Carousel news.

Duration:00:19:40

Carousel Radio October 2018

10/8/2018
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast features songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition includes poems and stories by Eleana Re and Silvercat; Jonny Schachter presents another installment of ‘Meet the Trump Family’; we play a song from Sam Carstell-Ward's new EP and we have the third episode of mystery series, 'Tales of Black Bridge'. We also present the latest Carousel news and a quickfire segment called, ‘Energy Shot’.

Duration:00:28:41

Meet the Artists: Lizzie Emeh

9/3/2018
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Lizzie Emeh is a singer/songwriter who made history as the first solo artist with a learning disability to release an album to the general public of her own songs. Lizzie works with award-winning creative arts company and charity, Heart n Soul. Following her debut LP, ‘Loud and Proud’, Lizzie is releasing a trilogy of EPs. Lizzie has been on a UK tour and won 2 national awards for her achievements in music- Radar People of the Year and Ability Media International awards. In 2012, she...

Duration:00:33:06

Carousel Radio August 2018

8/4/2018
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast returns with songs, poems and stories by artists with a learning disability. This edition features poems and stories by Eleana Re, Silvercat and Sam Carstell-Ward; Jonny Schachter presents another installment of ‘Meet the Trump Family’; we have the second episode of mystery series, 'Tales of Black Bridge' and Beat Express take us behind the scenes of the creation of their new single, ‘Oops’. We also present the latest Carousel news and a quickfire...

Duration:00:35:04

Jonny Schachter

7/4/2018
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Jonny Schachter is an English-Canadian writer who has been producing stories and poems for Carousel Radio since we started the podcast. In this show, Jonny talks about his family, his upbringing, his inspirations and introduces a selection of his work. This is the first in a series of podcasts looking at the work of Artists with a Learning Disability.

Duration:00:27:45

Carousel Radio June 2018

6/6/2018
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The Award-winning Carousel Radio Podcast returns with songs, poems and stories by Artists with a Learning Disability. This edition features readings by Jonny Schacter, Eleana Re and Sam Carstell-Ward; the first installment of a series of mystery stories called 'Tales of Black Bridge' and a song by Beat Express.

Duration:00:21:29