the memory palace

by Nate DiMeo

the memory palace

  

Latest Episodes

Episode 126 (The 8th Story)

The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia.

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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)

The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX.

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  • 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.

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  • 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This special episode was originally made for a live episode of The West Wing Weekly.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


Episode 122 (Hercules)

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

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Posted on 12 February 2018 | 10:24 pm


Episode 121 (The Nickel Candy Bar)

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

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  • We hit two sections from Bernard Herrmann's score to Tender is the Night: The Embrace and The Breakdown.
  • A bit of Sambolero by Luiz Bonfa.
  • Labyrinth II by Caitlin Aurelia Smith.
  • Walter Meets the Beaver from Marcel Zavros' score to The Beaver.
  • Two tracks, "1" & "2" from AAESPO's album, Layers.
  • Maria Arvos' Last Days of Summer.
  • And Time Times Three by Palm.

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Posted on 28 January 2018 | 2:50 am


Episode 120 (The Prairie Chicken in Wisconsin: Highlights of a Study of Counts, Behavior, Turnover, Movement, and Habitat)

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

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  • Do yourself a favor and read France Hamerstrom's autobiography, My Double Life: Memoirs of a Naturalist.
  • Do your kids a favor and Jeannine Atkins take on Frances in her book Girls Who Looked Under Rocks.
  • And then watch Frances teach David Letterman how to cook a snake.


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Posted on 13 January 2018 | 5:03 am