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Podcast and media platform dedicated to conversations and the exchange of ideas from a multi-cultural community in Holyoke, MA. Music, Arts, Storytelling, Performances, Creative projects and randomness.

Podcast and media platform dedicated to conversations and the exchange of ideas from a multi-cultural community in Holyoke, MA. Music, Arts, Storytelling, Performances, Creative projects and randomness.
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Podcast and media platform dedicated to conversations and the exchange of ideas from a multi-cultural community in Holyoke, MA. Music, Arts, Storytelling, Performances, Creative projects and randomness.

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English

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7876499517


Episodes

PALOMA VALENZUELA - THE PINEAPPLE DIARIES

10/4/2018
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We welcome a very special guest from Boston. This is a delightful conversation with Paloma Valenzuela, who is the writer and creator of the web series "The Pineapple Diaries". On this session, we talk about the ideas that inspired the web series, her work, and the workshop on monologue writing she is doing at Gateway City Arts in Holyoke.

Duration:00:37:27

WORLD MUSIC SUPER COLLIDER LATINX

10/1/2018
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Music brings us together! And as we continue celebrating the National Hispanic Heritage Month, we welcome Edo Mor, from World Music Collider to talk about an exciting Latinx music and multi-cultural event, The WorldMusic Super Collider, Latinx Edition. With the Berkshire Bateria, Río Mirá, Ladama, and La Orquesta El Macabeo.

Duration:00:28:22

HOLYOKE LOCAL CULTURAL COUNCIL GRANT CYCLE 2018

9/28/2018
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It's that time of the year to apply for grants at the Holyoke Local Cultural Council. With a deadline of October 15, 2018, all proposals for cultural, educational, community, events, activities, workshops, ideas, are welcome to apply for a grant. We visited the HLCC Drop-in session at the Holyoke Senior Center and met with Anne Thalheimer and Mark Dunlap, to talk about the grant, the deadlines and ways for applicants to submit their proposals.

Duration:00:25:57

CELEBRATE HOLYOKE 2018

9/23/2018
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It's time to Celebrate Holyoke! And with a change of dates this year, set for October 5, 6, and 7, 2018, this free event is a vibrant music, food, games, arts, and community gathering, at the Holyoke Heritage State Park, in Downtown Holyoke. MA. In this session, we explore the fantastic music lineup and all the plans for this very special edition of a classic event to close the summer season.

Duration:00:23:31

A TASTE OF THE TASTE OF SOUTH HOLYOKE

9/21/2018
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The Taste of South Holyoke 3, is scheduled for September 22, 2018. This special feature, showcases some highlights from last year performances, to warm up the festivities taking place in front of Capri Pizza, in Cabot Street in Holyoke, MA. Enjoy of the recorded performances by Dawn Tallman; Diana Alvarez; Lily Rose, Synthia Figueroa, and Willie Valentin; and Danny Pease and the Regulators.

Duration:00:41:33

SPARK EforALL HOLYOKE

9/18/2018
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Tessa Murphy-Romboletti shares with us the news about the changes happening at the local entrepreneurship program Spark, now named Spark EforAll Holyoke. With this new model, local businesses and entrepreneurs will have more resources and support to start, to continue growing and to become successful.

Duration:00:23:17

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL REVIEW

8/31/2018
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The Holyoke Public Schools year 2018-19 is now in session, and after a two-day delay due to a heatwave, we got together at the Media Literacy Program to listen to Shayleena, one of our youth voices and her experience on the first day of school at Holyoke High School. This narrative is one of the most important to have, and to listen to, as is the reality from the student's point of view, and there are many important things to know from them.

Duration:00:13:12

EAVESDROP

8/26/2018
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This is a beautiful session, filled with inspiration, harmony, beauty, and live music in our studio. Pioneer Valley trio, Eavesdrop, are celebrating their tour, and release of their first full album, "Tides". We welcome Kara Rose Wolf, Kerrie T. Bowden, and Laura Marie Picchi in a conversation about their work, their album, how their inspiration works, and the details of their presentation at Gateway City Arts on September 7, 2018.

Duration:00:39:05

HOLYOKE CRAFT BEER

8/23/2018
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Holyoke Craft Beer is a new nano-brewery, currently in development. In a visit to the new brewery space at the STEAM Building, Mike Pratt welcomed Radioplasma, and we talked about the concept of Holyoke Craft Beer, its one barrel system, and the all the potential in this business.

Duration:00:22:18

COMMUNITY CONVERSATION WITH DR ZRIKE

8/22/2018
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As the new school year, 2018-2019 is getting ready to start, Enlace de Familias hosted a community conversation with Receiver, Superintendent of Holyoke Public Schools, Steve Zrike. This informational session includes all the current information on changes, updates, and new structure in all Holyoke Public Schools.

Duration:01:23:10

STORIES FROM THE STOOP

8/21/2018
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As part of the Media Literacy program for youth by Radioplasma, we feature this special session recorded at The Care Center, with author Steve Bernstein and a group of students, who have been participating of a summer reading program, and now they interview Steve Bernstein on their experiences learned from his book "Stories from the Stoop".

Duration:00:31:23

GREG HALL

8/20/2018
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Singer-songwriter Greg Hall, shares with us his music, stories, and experiences recording a live album, ready to be released on September 7th, 2018. As a way to celebrate this release, Greg Hall and the Barnhouse Band will be performing at Gateway City Arts on September 9th, 2018 in Holyoke, and we have a musical sample, recorded in the studio.

Duration:00:42:27

UNDISCLOSED HOLYOKE

8/15/2018
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On this session, combining audio, and video, we welcome Cait Simpson, from Gateway City Arts, who is the organizer of Undisclosed Holyoke: Secrets and Stories of the Valley. This is a collaboration between Gateway City Arts, Holyoke Media, and Radioplasma, on the exploration into where we have been, and where we can go - all told through anonymous stories directly from the locals who have lived and loved in the valley.

Duration:00:22:37

COMMUNITY VOTING PROJECT

8/6/2018
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Nathalie Vicencio shares with us the details of two free workshops for the voting community in Springfield, and Holyoke, MA, about the upcoming elections. Know your candidates and what’s on the ballot so you can be prepared to vote.

Duration:00:09:38

LET'S TALK: RACISM AT SMITH COLLEGE

8/3/2018
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This is another session of Let's Talk. A conversation about a topic of relevance on current events. This time, our media literacy teenagers, made a pause on their own creative projects to talk about their thoughts on the incident of racism at Smith College on July 31, 2018, at 1:53 PM, where the Campus Police were called on a black student that was perceived by the caller as "out of place". We are watching nehind the Tofu Courtain

Duration:00:16:52

CORAZON DE GRANADA(ENGLISH DUBBED VERSION)

8/2/2018
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THIS IS AN ENGLISH DUBBED VERSION Listen to the backstage interview with Alejandro Luján, "El Gambimbas", singer, or "cantaor"; Victoria Macias, dancer, or "bailaora" and Pablo Giménez, guitar player. They are the young members of Flamenco trio Corazón de Granada, in a conversation about their art, their inspiration, and their performances at New City Brewery in Easthampton, MA. and FallsFest. This session also includes a musical teaser of their fantastic performance and artistic work.

Duration:00:23:16

CORAZON DE GRANADA (VERSION EN ESPAÑOL)

7/27/2018
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[AN ENGLISH VERSION WILL BE AVAILABLE] Escuchen la entrevista con Alejandro Luján, "El Gambimbas", cantaor; Victoria Macias, bailaora y Pablo Giménez, guitarrista. Ellos son los jóvenes integrantes del conjunto de Flamenco, Corazón de Granada, en una conversación grabada tras bastidores, previa a su presentación en New City Brewery in Easthampton, MA. Esta entrevista incluye una probadita musical de su hermoso trabajo artístico.

Duration:00:21:32

VALLEY BIKE SHARE HOLYOKE

7/23/2018
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Marcos Marrero, Director of Planning and Economic Development for the City of Holyoke is our guest on this follow up on the Valley Bike Share program. We talked about the bike stations in Holyoke, accessibility, the advantages, benefits, and expectations for the community to enjoy from this program, and we addressed some questions and concerns related to this program, as a tool for information and education for the public.

Duration:00:29:15

Police Chief Manuel Febo Swearing In Ceremony

7/20/2018
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This is the official ceremony, at Holyoke City Hall, swearing in Manuel Febo as the new Chief of the Holyoke Police Department. Thanks to Holyoke Media for providing the audio feed of this coverage.

Duration:00:08:56

AYLA BROWN AND ROB BELLAMY

7/19/2018
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This is a music session in the studio with singers, songwriters Ayla Brown, and Rob Bellamy, previous to their concert at Gateway City Arts. This is also a takeover interview, produced, recorded and hosted by our interns, Victoria and Rosa. Talent all over the place. Enjoy of this genuine inspiring conversation and some exclusive songs performed by Ayla and Rob.

Duration:00:48:38