Welcome To Olympia
The Sherwood Press
Thirty years ago Jami Heinricher stepped into a smoky cottage in the woods. Her life would never be the same. Music by Olympia’s Masterworks Choral Ensemble: https://mce.org/ and Blue Dot Sessions. Ending theme music by Skrill Meadow https://skrillmeadow.bandcamp.com/ Check out more photos and history at https://thesherwoodpress.wordpress.com/ Jocelyn Dohm in front of her Sorority at the University of Washington. 1936
Pamela teaches fiddle. A measles outbreak may force her to ask some prying questions. Music By Poddington Bear: https://www.podingtonbear.com/ Ending theme music by Skrill Meadow https://skrillmeadow.bandcamp.com/ Department of Health information...
Oly Via Sherkole
Thomas’ childhood was upended by war. This is the story of how he found his way to Olympia and became a student, employee, and ping pong champion. Music By Thomas, Poddington Bear: https://www.podingtonbear.com/, and Alex Robert: https://blackwhales.bandcamp.com/ Ending theme music by Skrill Meadow https://skrillmeadow.bandcamp.com/
End Of The Line
It’s the 60th anniversary of a tragic and destructive day in downtown Olympia Music by Blue Dot Sessions Ending Theme music is by Skrill Meadow. www.skrillmeadow.bandcamp.com This story was adapted from a piece I did a while back before I knew any of the survivors. It played at the start of episode 73 Of Olympia Pop rocks http://www.olympiapoprocks.com/podcasts/2017/10/16/opr-73 You probably can’t see these amazing photos from your podcast player. Go to Welcometoolympia.com to take them...
Bonus Snow Episode
This is kind of an experimental episode. I wanted to see if I could capture the mood of the city during this insane snow. It was recorded over a 3 hour period midday on Sunday February 10th 2019. Let me know what you think. Go to Welcometoolympia.com and hit the contact button. Music by Lost Integrity courtesy of Olympia’s own 2060 Records - https://2060.bandcamp.com/ Additional music by Mt. mmm - https://mtmmm.bandcamp.com/
More than you’ll ever need to know about Olympia’s favorite daily ritual. Music by Olympia’s own Skrill Meadow from the album Lost On Vacation. https://skrillmeadow.bandcamp.com/album/lost-on-vacation Thanks to the Olympia Tumwater Foundation. Learn more at https://olytumfoundation.org/ Here’s their Youtube channel, It’s great: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQXROlOSss9BZdI3Ccyc16g A video from the roof of Fish Brewing as the 5 O’clock whistle goes off:...
Lost In Tent City
Chelsea’s date night goes wrong and she ends up in the tent cities downtown. Music in order: ESPRIT https://esprit.bandcamp.com/releases courtesy of 2060 records https://2060.bandcamp.com Blue Dot Sessions https://bluedotsessions.bandcamp.com Skrill Meadow https://skrillmeadow.bandcamp.com