podcastloudness_Featured-720x396 New Tools: Loudness for Podcasts vs. Radio

Transom has a series on Podcasting Basics that’s covered everything from recording gear to distribution. In Part Five, NPR Production Specialist Rob Byers looks at the differences in loudness when mixing for podcasts vs. radio. He explains how to achieve both standards and why the two are different in the first place. Trust us. This[…..]

AliceWong_FEATURED-720x396 NEW GUEST: Alice Wong

Alice Wong is a radio producer who lives with a neuromuscular disease called spinal muscular atrophy. In her manifesto, Alice writes, “On radio, I want to hear people who lisp, stutter, make noises when they talk, use computer-generated speech, communicate, enunciate, and pronounce differently.” She calls us out on an important omission. When we talk[…..]

TSWSP2016_listening-800x440 Transom Story Workshop Public Listening Event 5/26

The Spring 2016 Transom Story Workshop culminates in a free, open-to-the-public listening event and brief graduation ceremony, May 26, 7 pm at the Community Hall, 68 Water Street, in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Application deadline for the Fall 2016 workshop is May 27, 2016. To learn more about the workshop application, click here.