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[28 Oct 2010 | No Comment | 1,752 views]
A new podcast — The Bickersons

Yes, it’s time once again for another First Arkansas News podcast!
Want another episode of The Bickersons? Who can resist the comedy that’s generated when spouses gripe at each other almost constantly.
You can grab the aforementioned episode by visiting our podcast page here. By the way, these podcasts are now on iTunes.
We are, indeed, putting a system in place through which we can distribute a modern radio theater series of our own. Stay tuned — we hope to have that up before too long.

Arts & Entertainment, News, Old time radio (OTR) »

[4 Oct 2010 | One Comment | 1,108 views]
‘First Arkansas News’ — now on iTunes

Just last week First Arkansas News received word that our podcasts have been added to iTunes.
Of course, interviews with some local politicians have been on our for some time. However, we’ve got a somewhat focused plan for using that page as something more than a spot to dump audio interviews.
If you look over at the podcast page now, you’ll find the aforementioned political interviews as well as an episode of The Bickersons. Some more episodes of The Bickersons will be added in the weeks to come and those are being …

Arts & Entertainment, Modern Audio Theater, Technology »

[23 May 2010 | 3 Comments | 2,137 views]
Those scrappy Misfits

What do you call modern audio recordings that are clearly inspired by old time radio but are too new to be lumped in with that genre?
The term du jour appears to be modern audio theater. Kevin Donnelly from National Audio Theatre Festivals passed that term on to First Arkansas News and it seems to fit.
It seems there are a lot of groups out there producing modern audio theater and one of the more intriguing of the lot is Misfits Audio. Why? That company is staffed by a group of people …