• 2010
  • 76:28
  • USA

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Presenting the 2010 Third Coast ShortDocs - Book Odds

By Julie Shapiro, The Books, Niall Farrell, Matt Purdy, Andrea Silenzi & Frances Willick

In early 2010, the Third Coast teamed up with the incomparable pop / indie / experiemental band The Books, and issued an open invitation to make radio. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 57:27
  • USA

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Songs of the Earth

By Zack Ezor, Conor Gillies & Qainat Khan

Behold, an hour of radio packed with exquisite field recordings from all corners of the planet. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:01
  • USA

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How Chicago Hip Hop Went Platinum

By Sophia Posnock

The unlikely story of one man's role in the rise of Chicago hip hop. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:32
  • USA

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All You Need is The Wall

By Chris Sewell

Audio collage pieced together from sound effects in Pink Floyd's 1979 album "The Wall." (more)

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  • 2004
  • 60:09
  • USA

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Re:sound #8: The Books on the Radio Show

By Various producers

This hour: a few stories by author Rick Moody rendered in sound, plus a woman visits her friends' houses and talks with them about their books. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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(Bon Jovi) Didn't Know That

By Steve Nelson

When up and coming pop singer Alison Scott loses the chance to open for Bon Jovi, there’s only one person who can help. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 57:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #205 The Imposter Show

By Multiple

This hour what you see, is not always what you get. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 8:26
  • USA

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Hard-Hearted Hannah

By Joni Murphy

Eighteen-year-old Hannah Hoose describes growing up as a part of her family's folk band, with all its healthy snacks, archetypal psychodramas, and oddly compelling songs. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:58
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin night - 10

By Ross Farbe & Devin Hildebrand

This song is a story about the magestical feelings and memories related to going fishing as a child. (more)

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  • 2016
  • 64:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #216 The 2015 Short Docs Show — Studs Rules

By Multiple

This hour we listen to some of our favourite entries to the 2015 Third Coast Short Docs Challenge: Studs Rules! (more)

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  • 1999
  • 5:46
  • USA

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The End

By Sara Fishko

Endings in radio used to serve a purpose: they used to signal to a live audience that the time to applaud was near. But this has changed now, prompting Sara Fishko to take a look at the outdated “ending” and to piece together some favorite final moments for a Big Finish. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:49
  • USA

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(For) A Cold Freezin Night

By Brendan Baker

Music incorporating a performance of William Safford's poem "A Story That Could Be True" with Book Odds samples. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #174 The American Icons Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: the American Icons series from WNYC's Studio 360. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #171 The Anonymous Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: all things anonymous. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:06
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 24

By Ruth Lopez

The author recalls an incident from the past but wonders how much of it is real in this 3 minute piece about memory, ice cream and Lou Reed. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 58:58
  • USA

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The Ring & I: The Passion, The Myth, The Mania

By Jad Abumrad , Aaron Cohen & Elena Park

The grandeur and power of Wagner’s monumental work, The Ring Cycle, has permeated our culture to the point that “Wagnerian” is used as an adjective. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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They Didn't Get Along

By Michael Hearst & Rick Moody

An inquiry into the nature of human relationships over the course of eons, featuring musical accompaniment in diverse time signatures, and a British narrator. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:40
  • USA

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Umami to the Ears

By Brittany Gervais & Victoria Bedford

Weirdo Records is a closet-sized vinyl shop in Cambridge, Massachusetts where Angela Sawyer hosts experimental music concerts, for those with a unique and unorthodox musical taste. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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All You Need is a Wall - 13

By Mia Lobel

A meditation on big changes, building walls, and breaking them down again. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 25:28
  • USA

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How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall?

By Brenda Hutchinson

For one month during the summer of 1996, producer Brenda Hutchinson drove her piano from New York City to San Francisco in the back of a U-Haul truck. (more)

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