• 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Sweet Life On Tour (or Ben Eats A Lobster Roll)

By Alex Lewis

My friend Ben eats his first lobster roll while we're on tour in Portland, Maine. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 36:16
  • Ireland

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The Dead News Network

By Colette Kinsella

Anne is a 37-year-old mother of two. Her husband Paul is a carpenter. She lives in an ordinary house, in a medium-sized Irish town, about a half-hour drive from Dublin. From the outside, Anne's life couldn't look more normal. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:46
  • Japan

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Yellow Short Pants

By Julien Clancy

Daily life can be tough for a foreigner living in Japan but luckily Ueko and Hitomi, my neighbors from down the road, are always on hand to offer advice....even when it involves a missing pair of yellow shorts. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • ENGLAND

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When you are 4 all you want is some sweet sweet YUM

By Euan McAleece and Ossian McAleece

A conversation with my four-year-old son about what would be his favourite dinner and what flavours he would like in it. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:54
  • USA

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Whitey's Rules

By Gideon Brower & Eric Drachman

Residents of a quiet Santa Monica apartment building remember their neighbor, Charlie -- also known as notorious Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger -- in this darkly comic piece. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 0:09
  • AUS, CAN, UK, USA

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Who took home the Gold?

By 2014 Winners

Huge congratulations to the winners of the 2014 Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition!
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  • 2008
  • 3:06
  • USA

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The Searchers (Based on a True Story)

By David P. Earle

Where do lost stories go? Potato pancakes are involved. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 9:17
  • USA

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My Parents' Extreme Tango Makeover

By Yowei Shaw

When Yowei Shaw was in college, her parents' relationship began to change. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 77:09
  • USA

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The Quick and the Deadline

By Robert Smith

Okay. So you don't have months to craft a perfect story. You have hours. But don't throw away everything you've learned at Third Coast just because you're on a tight deadline. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:47
  • USA

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Sweet Baby June Eats the World

By Matt Largey

One night in the life of our 8 month old daughter, June. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night (on which people have the lamest conversation ever)

By Dennis Conrow

This is what happens on the last night of the Third Coast Conference, on a cold freezin’ October night in 2006, when you put six sleep-deprived radio producers in a hotel room at three o’clock in the morning with cheap pizza, bad recording equipment, and a fair bit of alcohol. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:41
  • USA

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Bitter Taste of Murder

By Elisa Shoenberger and Scott Priz

Will the intrepid detective solve the murder most foul at Tragedy Castle? (more)

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  • 2011
  • 27:08
  • USA

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The Auctioneer

By Ned Sublette

More than 20 years ago, musicologist Ned Sublette attended the Missouri Auction School in Kansas City, and brought along his tape recorder. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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All You Need is a Wall (Snoreasurus)

By Jeremy Reichardt

Recordings of not sleeping. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:01
  • USA

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A Bagel's Bitter End

By Amy Kraft

I almost burned down Dunkin' Donuts trying to cook a bagel for my sister. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #170 The Blood is Thicker than Water Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: families wrestling with love and loyalty. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 72:22
  • USA / Canada

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Caging the Chaos: How to Produce Radio Stories That Aren't Exactly Stories

By Jonathan Goldstein

Common sense dictates that a good radio story should start with a firm sense of what the story is. But what if you only have the vaguest sense of the story -- whether it's a scenario, or an idea, or even a joke you'd like to tell? (more)

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  • 2004
  • 3:47
  • UK

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The Modern Woodsman

By Adam Clitheroe

Filmmaker Adam Clitheroe playfully puts forth an audio portrait of a traditional woodsman . . . equipped with a cell phone. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:56
  • USA

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How to Cheat on Your Wife

By Elizabeth Bloom Albert

A short, poetic instruction manual for the man who wishes to philander or have an extra-marital affair, but doesn't know where to begin. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (Why They Make Us Laugh)

By Adam Rose-Levy

A piece which explores the psychological aspects of stand-up comedy and offers insight into the seemingly simple world of the comedian. (more)

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