#382 What keeps me up


There are nightmares about teeth and tricky interpersonal situations. Our first story is about both of these things. Stay up with us, as we toss and turn in the middle of the night.

Mouthfeel by Jared Richards

It was an accident when Jared first used his housemate’s toothbrush. If he’d known how much he liked doing it, he would’ve done it ages ago.

Sound design and original music composition: Pip Leason

Supervising producer: Eugenia Zoubtchenko

Additional thanks to Subbed In, where Jared first read a draft of ‘Mouthfeel’. Jared also co-presents Sleepless in Sydney on FBi Radio. 

Music: ‘Femme Fatale’ – The Velvet Underground & Nico (performed by the Vitamin String Quartet), ‘Sunday Morning’ – The Velvet Underground (performed by the Vitamin String Quartet)

Ghost Sightings by Jennifer Scherer and Evie Smyth

Jennifer and Evie take us to the Northern Beaches of Sydney, where the locals share a story about a particular figure on a main highway.

Sound design, including original music: Reg Harris

Supervising Producers: Nina Enever and Allison Chan

Reg also presents Shortwave on FBi Radio.

Music: ‘Pusherman’ – Curtis Mayfield, ‘Bassackwards’ – Kurt Vile, ‘Reflections’ – Santo & Johnny

Christopher Douglas Keller by Evana Ho 

There’s a type of dream that would keep anyone up at night: making it in the music industry.

Supervising Producer: Jordan Fennell

This story was first made at the start of the year, at the Transom Travelling Workshop in Nashville.

Music: ‘Your name (can’t smoke)’ by Douglas Warren

All The Best credits:

Executive Producer: Allison Chan

Victorian State Coordinator: Jordan Fennell

Episode Mix and Compile: Elina Godwin

Host: Maddy Macquine

Community Coordinators: Chloe Gillespie and Danni Stewart

SYN Community Coordinator: Erin Dick

Social Media Producer: Matilda Fay

Image: Unsplash CC: Ben Sweet