#1907 The B’s and The D’s

Names are very useful. They come up a lot. But we mostly can’t choose our last names.

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It’s Just a Name by Erin Dick

This is a surname that is in the running for most inconvenient surnames of all time.

Supervising Producers: Allison Chan and Jordan Fennell

Music: ‘Slimeheart’ — Blue Dot Sessions, ‘Caledonia’ — Amy Macdonald  

Queen B by Elina Godwin

There are very good reasons why the Queen Bee, is *the Queen*.

Original Sound Design and Composition: Elina Godwin

All The Best credits:

Executive Producer: Allison Chan

Victorian State Coordinator: Jordan Fennell

Episode Mix and Compile: Elina Godwin

Host: Samantha Groth

Community Coordinator: Chloe Gillespie

SYN Community Coordinator: Erin Dick

Social Media Producer: Matilda Fay

Image: Unsplash CC: Joyce McCown

Music: ‘Killer Bees’ by Demon Days

#1906 Join The Party

When the Federal Election comes around, some of us might end up voting for someone we don’t know. Angela Moran tries to understand why she knows so little about the electoral process. And then two people enter communities and traditions that are not their own. Their way in is through music and sound.

All The Best is proudly sponsored by Bank Australia

Bank Australia believe that who you lend your money to can have a profound impact on society.

Instead of loaning to industries that do harm, like coal, weapons, and gambling, Bank Australia uses their customers’ money in responsible ways.

By practising ‘clean money’, they invest in community renewable energy, plus housing for people with disabilities, and those at risk of homelessness and domestic violence.

Find out more about their Responsible Banking Policy.

Politics by Angela Moran

It’s time to start caring about things. Angela decides to figure out the Australian electoral process, in time for the upcoming Federal Election.

Supervising Producer: Jordan Fennell

Music: ‘Chattanooga Choo Choo’ – Glenn Miller and His Orchestra, ‘Black Shuck’ – The Darkness, ‘Nighttime Stroll – E’s Jammy Jams‘,  ‘The Truth Is No Words’ – The Music, ‘It’s Up To You (1999 Remaster) – Gene Krupa’, ‘We’ve Got A File On You’ – Blur, ‘Flutter’ – Bonobo.

Finding Harmony by Nial Hosken and Suzanne Derry

Two people are drawn to the layered sounds and ancient traditions of musical communities that are not their own.

Original music composition and sound design: Suzanne Derry

Supervising Producers: Riley McCullagh and Allison Chan

Additional thanks to Tina Matolov and Lloyd O’Hanlon, who supplied field recordings from Georgia.

All The Best credits:

Executive Producer: Allison Chan

Victorian State Coordinator: Jordan Fennell

Episode Mix and Compile: Elina Godwin

Host: Samantha Groth

Community Coordinator: Chloe Gillespie

SYN Community Coordinator: Erin Dick

Social Media Producer: Matilda Fay

Image: Unsplash CC: Nick Abrams

Music: ‘August (Kyson Remix)’ by Luke Howard

#1905 The Shooting Gallery

In the inner suburbs of Melbourne, there’s a place known to some as ‘The Shooting Gallery’. This is an honest conversation about drug use. Listener discretion is advised. 

If you would like to speak to someone, you can always call Lifeline on 13 11 14, or the Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467.

Producer: Aoife Cook (3CR, Melbourne)

Supervising Producer: Georgia Moodie

This was just one piece from the CBAA’s 2018 National Features and Documentary SeriesThis program was made possible with support from the Community Broadcasting Foundation.

All The Best is proudly sponsored by Bank Australia

Bank Australia believe that who you lend your money to can have a profound impact on society.

Instead of loaning to industries that do harm, like coal, weapons, and gambling, Bank Australia uses their customers’ money in responsible ways.

By practising ‘clean money’, they invest in community renewable energy, plus housing for people with disabilities, and those at risk of homelessness and domestic violence.

Find out more about their Responsible Banking Policy.

All The Best credits:

Executive Producer: Allison Chan

Victorian State Coordinator: Jordan Fennell

Host: Samantha Groth

Community Coordinator: Chloe Gillespie

SYN Community Coordinator: Erin Dick

Social Media Producer: Matilda Fay

Image: Unsplash CC: DESIGNECOOLOGIST

Music: ‘August (Kyson Remix)’ by Luke Howard