Axel Kacoutié

Axel Kacoutié (@AxelKacoutie) is an award-winning audio artist and poet who's been working with sound, music, and words to challenge the familiar and revive the magic in the mundane.

His work has featured on BBC Radio 3 & 4, Channel 4's Random Acts, NOWNESS, and the Barbican. He is also the sound designer and theme composer for The Guardian 's daily news podcast, Today in Focus.


Without further ado... here are the eleven extraordinary stories reflect the finest work in the narrative audio industry & push the boundaries of audio storytelling, selected by these 20 judges, and in the categories of... Best New Artist, Radio Impact, Best News Feature, Audio Unbound, Best Documentary: Short, Best Documentary: Non-English Language, Best Serialized Story, Best Documentary (Gold, Silver, Bronze), and Directors’ Choice: