the memory palace

by Nate DiMeo

the memory palace

  

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Episode 128 (Patience)

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Music

  • Drunken Aviator by Ida.
  • Back to Paris by Cyril Morin.

Notes 

  • There's a great resource of old ads and articles, including the one referenced in the piece here.
  • The definitive work on this subject is Help Me to Find My People by Heather Andrea Williams.


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Posted on 4 July 2018 | 3:59 pm


A White Horse, re-released on the second anniversary of the shooting at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando.

This piece was originally released a few days after the shooting deaths of 49 people at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida. It is re-released here on the second anniversary of the event. 

If you are so moved, please donate to any of these charities:

Equality Florida.

Human Rights Campaign.

Everytown for Gun Safety.

 

Trans Lifeline


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Posted on 12 June 2018 | 4:00 am


No Summer (Episode 127)

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Music

  • White Light by Chihei Hatekeyama
  • Between the Trees by Akira Kosemura
  • Clockwork Toccatta, Op. 68 from Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet.
  • End of Summer Part 3 by Hildur Gudnadottir and Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe
  • A Gathering to Lead Me When You're Gone by Brian McBride

Notes


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Posted on 4 June 2018 | 4:00 am


Episode 126 (The 8th Story)

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Posted on 17 May 2018 | 8:33 pm


Episode 125: Snakes!

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Posted on 25 April 2018 | 7:17 am


Episode 124 (Junk Room)

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Music

  • We start off with Theme de Simon from Georges Delerue.
  • Go to Alpine Sketch from Christian Loffler's Young Alaska.
  • Hear some of Three Dances: II Pavane arranged for the Chromos Tuba Quartet.
  • The Plum Blossom from Yusuf Lateef's great Eastern Sounds record.
  • Juve & Fandor by amiina.
  • The Unquestioned Answer by Laura Spiegel.
  • Etude by Joep Beving.
  • Rainfall by David Darling and Michael Jones.


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Posted on 6 April 2018 | 2:54 am


A quick update and a bonus episode

A quick update and a brief little bonus episode. 


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Posted on 27 March 2018 | 4:36 am


Episode 123: Outliers

The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows.

Music

  • We hear Valentine My Funny by Nils Frahm and F.S. Blumm from the album Tag Eins Tag Zwei.

Notes

  • This idea came to me a long time ago while researching an old episode. I read an extraordinary article from the 1890s that hung with me, particularly the notion of folks writing in to try to become sideshow attractions.


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Posted on 12 March 2018 | 6:30 am


Big Block of Cheese - Bonus episode

The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows.

This special episode was originally made for a live episode of The West Wing Weekly. To hear a live version of this story (and the rest of a particularly delightful TWWW episode), visit thewestwingweekly.com

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Posted on 23 February 2018 | 3:55 am