Radio http://nhpr.org en Listening Beneath The Noise http://nhpr.org/post/listening-beneath-noise <p>Sierra Leone is one of many places I traveled to throughout my career of making radio and sound and stories, and one of the topics of a talk I’m giving at Next Stage in Putney, Vermont on Monday, March 31. The talk is called “Listening Beneath the Noise”. &nbsp;Whether in post-conflict zones in West Africa and the Balkans, working with kids in America’s urban environment, or discovering new ideas here on <em>Word of Mouth</em>, I’ve come to consider listening to be a kind of lifeline.</p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 17:20:14 +0000 Virginia Prescott 45735 at http://nhpr.org Listening Beneath The Noise Word Of Mouth 2.1.14 http://nhpr.org/post/word-mouth-2114 <p>Happy February! This Word of Mouth Saturday show has all you need to satisfy your midwinter radio cravings with new ideas about audio, the wacky world of internet horror lore, and more. Enjoy! And beware.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:47:26 +0000 Word of Mouth 42779 at http://nhpr.org Word Of Mouth 2.1.14 1.29.14: Power Of Audio http://nhpr.org/post/12914-power-audio <p>Audio: it can be both poetic and powerful. Its influence is undeniable, but what happens when we need to be concerned with limiting its intake while simultaneously expanding our auditory horizons? Today on Word of Mouth: the ear-plug debate, High Intensity Focused Ultrasound, the band Spirit Family Reunion, and continuing the Rethink 2014 series with a conversation about, you guessed it, radio.&nbsp; Listen to the whole show below or&nbsp;keep scrolling to listen to individual segments.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 19:45:03 +0000 Word of Mouth 42497 at http://nhpr.org 1.29.14: Power Of Audio The Voice Is Not A Window To The Soul http://nhpr.org/post/voice-not-window-soul <p>The human voice paints powerful pictures in the minds of listeners – just listen to some of public radio’s distinctive voices …have you ever imagined what they look like or what kind of person they might be?&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 15:00:34 +0000 Virginia Prescott 31937 at http://nhpr.org The Voice Is Not A Window To The Soul Five Surprising Radio Station Locales http://nhpr.org/post/five-surprising-radio-station-locales <p>We recently talked with psychologist&nbsp;&nbsp;<strong>Amelia Rachel Hokule’a Borofsky&nbsp;</strong>about&nbsp;Radio La Colifata, the world’s first and largest radio station broadcast from a psychiatric facility. She made several visits to El Borda National Psychiatric Hospital in Buenos Aires to see, and hear <strong>Radio La Colifata </strong>for herself.&nbsp;</p><p>It got us thinking about other unique places with radio broadcast frequencies. Here's our top five. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 15:36:30 +0000 Virginia Prescott & Alison Kuzmickas 17952 at http://nhpr.org Five Surprising Radio Station Locales The Presidential Race in New Hampshire, By Way of Russian Radio http://nhpr.org/post/presidential-race-new-hampshire-way-russian-radio <p>This week NHPR's newsroom has played host to two journalists visiting the United States to see what our elections look like and to report on them to audiences back home.</p><p>One of them, <strong>Paul Filippov</strong>, is program director for a radio station in Catherinesburg, Russia, a city in the Ural Mountains. He talks with All Things Considered host Brady Carlson about his impressions of the election and political media coverage.</p><p></p> Tue, 06 Nov 2012 22:52:02 +0000 Brady Carlson 16351 at http://nhpr.org Reflecting on a Decade of New Hampshire Reporting http://nhpr.org/post/reflecting-decade-new-hampshire-reporting <p>We close this week with a farewell, to a reporter who has caused more than his share of driveway moments.</p><p>In his more than 11 years at NHPR, <a href="http://www.nhpr.org/people/dan-gorenstein">Dan Gorenstein</a> has hit the campaign trail with presidential candidates, tracked historic debates at the statehouse, even followed the supply chain of mozzarella cheese once for a series on food. He has found stories of Granite Staters that sometimes left us laughing – and sometimes left us with lumps in our throats.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 21:45:36 +0000 & Brady Carlson 12957 at http://nhpr.org Reflecting on a Decade of New Hampshire Reporting From Classic Rock to Classical Pop http://nhpr.org/post/classic-rock-classical-pop-0 <p>Listeners tuning in to WWHK in Concord might remember the station as the “The Hawk,” which had a classic rock format. Now, the station has changed its tune in a big way.</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 20:44:21 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 10419 at http://nhpr.org From Classic Rock to Classical Pop New Englands Antique Radio Club Meets in Nashua http://nhpr.org/post/new-englands-antique-radio-club-meets-nashua <p> Mon, 24 Jan 2005 20:25:54 +0000 Avishay Artsy 6740 at http://nhpr.org New Englands Antique Radio Club Meets in Nashua