Live from the Winter SWL Fest: Shortwave Shindig
The Shortwave Shindig is a popular late night hang and extended listening session hosted by David Goren (former Wave Farm artist-in-residence) at the annual Winter SWL Fest celebrating the short wavelengths with stories, songs, and vintage sounds.
Shortwave Shindig Opening Ceremonies (9:15-10:00 p.m.)
Our resident folk music laureate Saul Broudy opens the show with old radio favorites and other specialties from his vast repertoire followed by a revue of shortwave sounds in popular culture and specially commissioned works.
Meet the Archivists (10:00 -10:45 p.m.)
Our panel of radio archivists Thomas Witherspoon,
NYC FM Pirate Radio Update (10:45-11:30 p.m.)
A sneak peek at a major update to the Brooklyn Pirate Radio Sound Map
Mercy! So Much Noise (11:30 p.m.-???)
Tom Miller aka Comrade Squelch https://wavefarm.org/ta/archive/artists/qq5fkh and David Goren weave a dense mix combining live radio with archival airchecks.
All times are approximate and subject to change.