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DIY Disasters

From: Destination DIY
Series: Destination DIY
Length: 59:00

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298669543_7ad57c7dc5_m_small It happens to the best of us. You start a project that you think will be easy, fun and totally awesome, but instead, it turns out to be a complete disaster. In this hour of radio, trees will crush structures, taxidermy will get ugly, donuts will nearly turn deadly and misguided creativity will be both mocked and celebrated.

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Piece Description

It happens to the best of us. You start a project that you think will be easy, fun and totally awesome, but instead, it turns out to be a complete disaster. In this hour of radio, trees will crush structures, taxidermy will get ugly, donuts will nearly turn deadly and misguided creativity will be both mocked and celebrated.

Transcript

Full script available upon request.
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Timing and Cues

Piece Audio Version

Total Length: 59:00

Segment A:
0:00 - 18:44
Incue: “DIY” Theme song begins
Outcue: “What will you make of it?” then “DIY” sting from theme

60 Second Station ID break
18:44 - 19:44

Segment B:
19:44 - 40:05
Incue: Music sting then “You’re tuned to Destination DIY.”
Outcue: “More information at pdxpurple.com” then “DIY” sting from theme

60 Second Station ID break
40:05 - 41:05

Segment C:
47:13 - 59:00
Incue: Music sting then “This is Destination DIY.”
Outcue: “DIY” (end of theme song)

NEWS HOLE VERSION Version

Total Length: 54:00 (including billboard)

Billboard: 1 minute

Segment A:
1:00 - 12:42
Incue: “DIY” theme song (short version)
Outcue: “What will you make of it?” then “DIY” sting from theme

60 Second Station ID break
12:42 - 13:42

Segment B:
13:42 - 34:04
Incue: Music sting then “You’re tuned to Destination DIY.”
Outcue: “More information at pdxpurple.com” then “DIY” sting from theme

60 Second Station ID break
34:04 - 35:04

Segment C:
35:04 - 54:00
Incue: Music sting then “This is Destination DIY.”
Outcue: “DIY” (end of theme song)

Separate Segments Version

Total Length: 59:00

Segment A:
0:00 - 18:44
Incue: “DIY” Theme song begins
Outcue: “What will you make of it?” then “DIY” sting from theme

60 Second Station ID break
18:44 - 19:44

Segment B:
19:44 - 40:05
Incue: Music sting then “You’re tuned to Destination DIY.”
Outcue: “More information at pdxpurple.com” then “DIY” sting from theme

60 Second Station ID break
40:05 - 41:05

Segment C:
47:13 - 59:00
Incue: Music sting then “This is Destination DIY.”
Outcue: “DIY” (end of theme song)

Additional Credits

Produced with assistance from Jaymee Cuti and Alex Johnson, engineering by Clark Salisbury, music by Jason Leonard and theme song by Grey Anne.

Related Website

http://destinationdiy.org