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City High Radio

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We are a youth radio group dedicated to telling real stories about things that matter to teenagers. We write, record, and edit all our own work. Our school, City High, is located Tucson, Arizona. Check it out at http://www.cityhighschool.org. Please listen; please comment. We want to know what you think. Thanks!

Pieces

Caption: my mom--one of the only photos I have
Fifteen-year-old Ashley hasn't seen her mom in a long time.

  • Added: May 05, 2012
  • Length: 04:20
Caption: Tucson from the top Tumamoc Hill, Credit: Trenton Good
16-year-old Trent needs answers, so he skips school and heads out in to the desert to do some thinking. His mother does not approve.

Bought by KAWC, YouthCast, and PRX Remix


  • Added: May 03, 2012
  • Length: 06:58
  • Purchases: 3
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High school freshman Trent likes to tag his name on things. Tagging, a form of graffiti, is popular with teenagers--they write their "tag" name on ...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2012
  • Length: 02:47
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Freshman producer Krysta and her friends wonder what life would be like without school .

  • Added: Dec 16, 2011
  • Length: 02:38
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When adults talk to teenagers, they often wonder, "Are they hearing ANYTHING I say? Are they going to remember ANY of this?" Seventeen-year-old Gra...

Bought by YouthCast


  • Added: Dec 15, 2011
  • Length: 03:44
  • Purchases: 1
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High school freshman Karla interviews fellow students to see what they think about teenagers getting tattoos. Do tattoos in high school make you Re...

Bought by Vocalo.org


  • Added: Dec 15, 2011
  • Length: 03:11
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Caesar Hugs a Cactus. Do not try this at home., Credit: Cyrus Tucker
In this vox pop, City High students Milton and Chris ask fellow teens and teachers about the strange encounters they have had with cacti here in ou...

Bought by Radijojo World Children's Radio Network


  • Added: Nov 14, 2011
  • Length: 03:34
  • Purchases: 1
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In their debut radio story, freshmen Tessa and Ashley ask teenagers what their biggest pet peeve is. This vox-pop is short and humorous. Content ...

Bought by Radijojo World Children's Radio Network


  • Added: Nov 14, 2011
  • Length: 02:25
  • Purchases: 1
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High school Junior Reilly asks other teenagers, "When do you feel most alive?" This vox-pop is short and sweet, and has the interesting effect of m...

Bought by Radijojo World Children's Radio Network


  • Added: Nov 10, 2011
  • Length: 03:11
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Teenager, Skye, enjoys a good book at a local book store., Credit: Sydney Cisco
In this short and simple vox-pop, high school senior Makele White and sophomore Lauren Washington ask teenagers, "What is the most influential book...

Bought by KPIK-LP, KWSO, KBRP Community Radio, and Radijojo World Children's Radio Network


  • Added: Nov 10, 2011
  • Length: 02:59
  • Purchases: 4
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In this peppy, sweet, illuminating vox pop, CHS Radio reporters pose the question, "Why did you come to school today?"

Bought by WTIP, KBRP Community Radio, and Radijojo World Children's Radio Network


  • Added: Nov 04, 2011
  • Length: 02:32
  • Purchases: 3
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The use of synthetic marijuana, otherwise known as "Spice" or "K-2," is on the rise among teenagers. Seventeen-year-old Rio investigates. Content...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Jun 22, 2011
  • Length: 07:31
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A Teenage Anarchist
Sixteen-year-old Yusi became an anarchist this year, and it changed more than just his fashion.

Bought by KFAI


  • Added: May 31, 2011
  • Length: 04:23
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: PRX default Piece image
Sixteen-year-old Taylor interviews his classmates to find out how far teens' politics stray from those of their parents.

Bought by Radijojo World Children's Radio Network


  • Added: May 31, 2011
  • Length: 05:18
  • Purchases: 1
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Sixteen-year-old Tobias Hodges feels insecure when he sings in front of a crowd, but he keeps doing it anyway.

  • Added: May 30, 2011
  • Length: 04:04
Caption: Joseph hits the street, Credit: Kyle Wilford
High school freshmen Joseph and Kyle hit the streets and the skate park again to solve the age-old skater's dilemma: what's better, street or park?...

  • Added: May 25, 2011
  • Length: 03:03
Caption: Producer Desii A works on a radio story with another student, Credit: Kyle Wilford
16-year-old Desii Armendariz hates Seventeen Magazine with a "burning" passion. This piece contains the word "damn" at 46 seconds.

Bought by KZYX and PRX Remix


  • Added: May 24, 2011
  • Length: 03:55
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: One Flower
Freshman Victoria asks teenagers, "What is the ONE thing you wish you could do, but you can't?"

  • Added: May 24, 2011
  • Length: 02:48
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15-year-old Lauren's mother told her that all boys want is sex. Lauren didn't want to believe it, so she conducted a radio investigation to find ou...

  • Added: May 20, 2011
  • Length: 03:59
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City High School junior Makele asks people, what makes something awkward? What IS awkward? And the answers she gets are, well, kind of awkward. Thi...

  • Added: May 07, 2011
  • Length: 01:57