#Roofdog

Photo: Ron Mader, Roof Dog de Teotitlán Del Valle Planeta.com explores the buzzwords, love them and hate them. Preferably, put them into context and translate them into Spanish (and other languages on request). Visually, this is the solution I came up with this is to put the weasel words as questions in the thought bubbles …

Las Vegas News

Poster Paying attention to Las Vegas? There are plenty of sources of news ranging from dead tree newspapers to blogs and podcasts and TV news. How well local, national and international media cover the city for locals and visitors is a topic to be explored. This is one of the world’s most storied cities, yet …

Off Track

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended listening: Off Track Ann Jones hosts a weekly trek into outdoor Australia. This is one of our favorite podcasts and one of the jewels of ABC’s Radio National. Links to several episodes are featured on the relevant Planeta.com pages. Key Links Program Home Past Programs Podcasts and Feeds About Us …

Podcast Faves 2018

Poster As we unveil our favorite podcasts of 2018, it is a good time to reflect on the act of listening. Podcasts create a world co-created by the listener. The best programs bring the listener in via comments or Twitter or old-fashioned, landline phone calls. The podcast is not an end to itself but part …

Desert Oracle Radio

Logo File under “Favorite Podcasts of 2018” Podcast Faves 2018 Direct from Joshua Tree, Desert Oracle Radio – desertoracle.com/radio – is a weekly 30-minute road trip across the Mojave Weirdness/Wilderness. Season 2 started in September 2018. The show airs Fridays, 10pm on z1077 fm and is available as a podcast. New episodes air 2-3 times/month. …

Late Night Live

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended listening: Late Night Live Monday-Thursday evening (10pm east coast Australia, 3am Las Vegas) conversations spanning the globe with Phillip Adams. Key Links Late Night Live In Bed With Phillip iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/late-night-live-separate-stories/id319622422?mt=2&i=1000380616667 Twitter @LNLonRN, @PhillipAdams_1 About the program: Affectionately known as ‘the little wireless program’, Late Night Live has been presented …

Foamboard

Photo: 2010 Xochimilco Foamboard is a portable, inexpensive noticeboard. It’s an idea that can easily be copied. It has a frugal budget but works wonders in creating opportunities for timely conversations. It’s a great way to amplify local voices. Foamboard is a practical, economical and creative lo-fi heritage media. It’s part collage, part information board, …

State of Nevada

Logo Recommended Listening: KNPR’s State of Nevada — knpr.org/programs/knprs-state-nevada — is a weekday conversation, 9am-10am, about the places Nevadans call home. Newsmakers and experts give context to local issues; discussion and profile interviews. Call the live show in Las Vegas: (702) 258-3552 and toll-free 1 (877) ASK-KNPR. Twitter: @KNPRnews Podcast fans, subscribe directly using iTunes …

Little Grass Shack

Poster Among our favorite radio programs in 2018: Little Grass Shack, a Saturday staple on KUNV, Broadcasting from Greenspun Hall, UNLV. (Las Vegas). New hours: Sundays, 10am-1pm. Share the aloha and listen. Phone: 702-895-7078 and 702-895-5868. Pluses Fun hosts, engaging chatter Chance to learn about the 9th island and the connections among islands Hawaiian word …

Soundcloud Faves

Logo The future of Soundcloud – soundcloud.com – is murky, but what a terrific outlet for professional and amateur podcasts alike. Our favorites: Kumoontun https://soundcloud.com/kumoontun Kumoontun Afropop https://soundcloud.com/afropop-worldwide Afropop Edge of Sports https://soundcloud.com/edgeofsports Edge of Sports Le Show https://soundcloud.com/leshowharryshearer Le Show Honolulu Civil Beat https://soundcloud.com/civilbeat Honolulu Civil Beat Native America Calling https://soundcloud.com/native-america-calling Native America Calling …