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Sound Effect

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Sound Effect
Sound Effect

Sound Effect

KNKX Public Radio

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Sound Effect is your weekly tour of ideas, inspired by the place we live. The show is hosted by KNKX's Gabriel Spitzer. Each week's show explores a different theme. 655571

Latest Episodes

Picking Up The Pieces: Sound Effect, Episode 146

This show originally aired on May 26, 2018. This week, stories of picking up the pieces. First, a story of how a chance discovery in a dumpster led to an inside look at a woman’s life , and eventually a musical tribute. Then, University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce shares the story of her brother , and his tragic death. Also, the story of how a shocking loss moved a woman to open up a contemplative and creative space . Finally, musician Naomi Wachira performs in our studios, and talks

48 MIN3 days ago
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Picking Up The Pieces: Sound Effect, Episode 146

City Slickers: Sound Effect, Episode 141

We begin in the last large-animal farm within the city of Seattle, atop a chestnut mare named Star, as host Gabriel Spitzer gets a ride and a history lesson. Then we hear how a couple of sophisticated urban poodles became the talk of the town in rural central Washington. We hear a conversation between two birding enthusiasts about finding a place for themselves as black women from big cities among nature-lovers. We learn why if you pay close attention to the signs that dot the urban landscape,

48 MIN1 weeks ago
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City Slickers: Sound Effect, Episode 141

Small Miracles: Sound Effect, Episode 182

For this special edition of Sound Effect, the theme is “Small Miracles,” tales from our live storytelling event. Host Gabriel Spitzer recounts his brush with death after years of humiliation in swim class. Ty Reed recalls how a random encounter saved his life after he fell into homelessness and addiction. Cindy Healy is moved to tears seeing a special spacecraft in a Matt Damon movie. Queen Mae Butters remembers a powerful friendship formed at the end of her hospice patient’s life. And Paul

48 MIN2 weeks ago
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Small Miracles: Sound Effect, Episode 182

Latest Episodes

Picking Up The Pieces: Sound Effect, Episode 146

This show originally aired on May 26, 2018. This week, stories of picking up the pieces. First, a story of how a chance discovery in a dumpster led to an inside look at a woman’s life , and eventually a musical tribute. Then, University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce shares the story of her brother , and his tragic death. Also, the story of how a shocking loss moved a woman to open up a contemplative and creative space . Finally, musician Naomi Wachira performs in our studios, and talks

48 MIN3 days ago
Comments
Picking Up The Pieces: Sound Effect, Episode 146

City Slickers: Sound Effect, Episode 141

We begin in the last large-animal farm within the city of Seattle, atop a chestnut mare named Star, as host Gabriel Spitzer gets a ride and a history lesson. Then we hear how a couple of sophisticated urban poodles became the talk of the town in rural central Washington. We hear a conversation between two birding enthusiasts about finding a place for themselves as black women from big cities among nature-lovers. We learn why if you pay close attention to the signs that dot the urban landscape,

48 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
City Slickers: Sound Effect, Episode 141

Small Miracles: Sound Effect, Episode 182

For this special edition of Sound Effect, the theme is “Small Miracles,” tales from our live storytelling event. Host Gabriel Spitzer recounts his brush with death after years of humiliation in swim class. Ty Reed recalls how a random encounter saved his life after he fell into homelessness and addiction. Cindy Healy is moved to tears seeing a special spacecraft in a Matt Damon movie. Queen Mae Butters remembers a powerful friendship formed at the end of her hospice patient’s life. And Paul

48 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
Small Miracles: Sound Effect, Episode 182

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