Podcast: Play in new window
This week, we’re talking about old and new media. Past and present family traditions. Digital and analogue technology. So which way was better?
‘Imperfect tools’ by Daniel Semo
Music, podcasts, radio shows… almost everything we listen to these days is created, edited and shared digitally. Yet some artists, engineers, and technicians still choose to do things differently.
This is a story about analogue tape and the people who still use it.
Music: ‘Mount Beauty’ by Jen Cloher, ‘Shake It Off’ by Ryan Adams, Original music by Daniel Semo
Supervising Producer: Bec Fary
‘Getting sticky with it’ by Britta Jorgensen
The Sticky Institute in Melbourne describes itself as “ardent defenders of zine culture”. Run entirely by volunteers, Sticky has stocked over 12,000 zine titles since it opened in 2001 and is a place for zine-makers to hand-make and photocopy their zines.
Music: ‘Ask me now’ by Thelonious Monk
‘More than a meal’ by Samara Barr
These days, you’re more likely to find a recipe online than in the pages of a dusty cookbook, as more chefs and food writers turn to the internet to share their secrets. But are we losing something special?
Music: ‘And So Then’ by Lee Rosevere, ‘Theme’ and ‘LaBranche’ by Blue Dot Sessions
Supervising producing and editing help by Bec Fary
And thank you also to Salome Lines-Morison for our top story, chatting to her dad Ben Lines about getting offline and getting things done.
All The Best credits:
Executive Producers: Selena Shannon and Bec Fary
Host: Samantha Groth
Episode Compiler: Tegan Nicholls
SYN production manager: Beth Gibson
Community Coordinator: Chloe Gillespie
Image by Flickr Creative Commons user Andrea Joseph