• 1999
  • 5:46
  • USA

Add to Playlist

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 But this has changed now, prompting Sara Fishko to take a look at the outdated “ending” and to piece together some favorite final moments for a Big Finish.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)

The_end2_newsite
  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound #132: The Lost Show

By Various

This hour: looking for the intangible. What's lost and what might be found.
Co-produced by Jacob Anderson. (more)

Old_map_compass
  • 2012
  • 2:58
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Control the Blue

By Stephen Key

I visited my old elementary school and went to an art class full of second graders . (more)

Sd12_blue_key
  • 2011
  • 27:40
  • UK

Add to Playlist

Heel, Toe, Step Together

By Katie Burningham

Bob Hill, 86, has been dancing on and off since he was 16 years old. (more)

11_burningham Tcf-winner-award
  • 2010
  • 9:23
  • Germany

Add to Playlist

Hong Kong Song

By Jens Jarisch

The sounds of the city resonate as Hong Kong comes to life through audio mosaic and three voices: a traveler remembers, newscasters rattle off facts and statistics, a young woman recalls a legend from her fading childhood. (more)

Hks_pidgey
  • 2015
  • 2:33
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Who Do I Come From

By Anne Noyes Saini

My grandfather, John Frank Noyes, is the only person who remembers our family's homestead in Wyoming; he died this winter. (more)

Sd15_saini__who_1
  • 2008
  • 3:06
  • USA

Add to Playlist

The Searchers (Based on a True Story)

By David P. Earle

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

Shortdocs08_winner
  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Red Brick Houses

By Carol Spindel

Here's a conversation with my 92 year-old neighbor Liza about how our neighborhood has changed since 1959, with "Mack the Knife" played on ukelele by fellow neighbor Tom Bassett. (more)

Sd12_red_spindel
  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

Add to Playlist

I Would Like to Introduce You to My Mom

By Molly Adams

This is an ode to my mother and to all the similarities between us that I'm learning to embrace with the help of Tommy James and the Shondells. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

The Mousetrap Enthusiasts

By Jamie Dell'Apa

My brother and I thought the greatest Christmas gift we ever gave each other were mousetrap stocking stuffers . . . (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2008
  • 35:27
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Wellington, Texas

By Katherine Wells

When you enter Wellington, Texas, one of the first things you see is a large billboard that says: Welcome to Wellington: Great Past, Bright Future. (more)

Wellington_pidgey
  • 2004
  • 60:09
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound #3: The Karaoke Tupperware Show

By Assorted producers

This hour: karaoke as marital therapy, a man tries to cure his stutter, the weird world of Tupperware parties, and more. (more)

Flightseries_3
  • 2004
  • 9:58
  • Russia

Add to Playlist

File Under Soviet Bizarre: Vyacheslav Mescherin's Orchestra of Electro-Musical Instruments

By Charles Maynes

It was the closest thing to Muzak in Russia. This is the story of the rise, fall, and sudden resurgence of the music that dominated television and radio airwaves and whose spacey sounds made it the favorite of the USSR's cosmonauts. (more)

Mescherin2
  • 2012
  • 2:51
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Rear Window, Black & White, 1954

By Caterina Clerici

Hitchcock's Rear Window revisited through my own rear window. (more)

Sd12_black_clerici
  • 2013
  • 5:16
  • UK

Add to Playlist

Voices Lost and Found

By Jude Rogers & Eleanor McDowall

An old cassette, tucked away for years in the back of a drawer, magically brings a lost voice back to life. (more)

Cassette_web
  • 2015
  • 58:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound #204 The Stories From Childhood Show

By Multiple

This hour some of our favorite childhood icons: from the man who gave us Thing One & Thing Two... to Dorothy, the Tin Man and Toto too. (more)

Cat_in_da_hat
  • 2008
  • 58:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound #92: The Water Show

By Various

This hour: a disappearing lake, a luxury liner on the Adriatic Sea, and more. (more)

Tciaf_placerholders_5
  • 2003
  • USA

Add to Playlist

The Sonic Memorial Project

By The Kitchen Sisters

The Sonic Memorial Project is an intimate and historic documentary commemorating the life and history of the World Trade Center and its surrounding neighborhood, through audio artifacts, rare recordings, voice mail messages, and interviews. (more)

Sonicmemorial_newsite Tcf-winner-award
  • 2013
  • 2:41
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Sweet Memory Rooh Afzah

By Madeline Miller

Eva Panjwani was five years old when she emigrated from Pakistan to the United States. (more)

Sd13_miller_sweet
  • 2013
  • 59:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

The Kid's Secret Places Show

By Katie Mingle

This hour: where kids go to get away; from themselves, their troubles, the rules they’re supposed to follow, and of course, their parents. (more)

Kids_secret_places_alex_eflon_www

Not ready to listen right now? Add them here and listen when you're ready.