Caption: A t-shirt showing the logo of the Seattle Drum School. Artur Sapek hosted today's podcast live from the school to find out how musicians are being impacted by the recession., Credit: Artur Sapek
Image by: Artur Sapek 
A t-shirt showing the logo of the Seattle Drum School. Artur Sapek hosted today's podcast live from the school to find out how musicians are being impacted by the recession. 

Episode #8: The Turntables Have Turned

From: RadioActive Youth Media
Series: The Mixing Board
Length: 11:13

"The economy is collapsing! Let's escape to Canada!" If you're worried about the economy, here's some good news: Some industries have actually benefited from the downturn. Artur Sapek and Keano Martinez talk to the executive editor of The Seattle Times and a small music label. Fear not, people. It's Econ Thursday. Read the full description.

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The Mixing Board is the daily podcast of the 2009 Weekday High School Internship Program.  Interns are Michelle Dutro, Beno Picciano, Keano Martinez, Bryce Ellis, Artur Sapek, Molly Anderson, and Lizzie Kirschner.  The Mixing Board offers youthful take on our times.

Support for the program comes from Managing Editors Nathan Friend and Irene Noguchi, and KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio.

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From: RadioActive Youth Media

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Piece Description

The Mixing Board is the daily podcast of the 2009 Weekday High School Internship Program.  Interns are Michelle Dutro, Beno Picciano, Keano Martinez, Bryce Ellis, Artur Sapek, Molly Anderson, and Lizzie Kirschner.  The Mixing Board offers youthful take on our times.

Support for the program comes from Managing Editors Nathan Friend and Irene Noguchi, and KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio.

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Any Colour You Like Pink Floyed 01:00

Additional Credits

Special thanks to KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio for their support.

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