The Storycast The many chapters of life that tell the stories of us… Finding the common thread in different types of stories.

May 27, 2016  
We get to the root of the idea of being "bottled up," in a variety of ways. First, a flight-attendant-turned-folk-hero lets off some steam... we go straight to the source to uncork the plight of the cloud-based workforce. Next, the town of McCloud, CA, and its tentative balance on the cusp of growth. Finally, how Ben Howard's upbringing bottled up his unique sound.

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PART 1 | THE ROOT
Ludovico Einaudi - "Onde Corte"
PART 2 | IT WAS GONNA HAPPEN
This Will Destroy You - "God's Teeth"
Darin Schaeffer - "Water"
Aldy Santos - "Airplanes" (BoB feat. Hayley Williams)
PART 3 | A LEFTOVER MENTALITY
Jennifer Margulis - "McCloud, California: A Tiny Town on the Cusp"
Music scored by Russell Silva via SmartSound
PART 4 | DITCH THE NEWSROOM
Ben Howard - "She Treats Me Well"

RESEARCH
http://bit.ly/1TM1xq5
http://bit.ly/1WnE3K9
http://bit.ly/1NQCi5F 
http://bit.ly/1TDcw1H

THANKS TO
"A. J." for her interview in PART 2
Sheeny Parvez for her contribution in PART 3
 
@RussellSilva
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May 13, 2016  
There are few things shared by every single human being on the planet who ever lived... and one of those precious things is having someone to call "mom." In a world where we spend so much of our lives figuring out who we are and where we are going, we all know precisely where we came from and at least most of us know the woman who made it all possible. First, a mother from the past employs a little ingenuity and persistence to help save her sons' lives. Next, a modern day mother's take on the plight of the "working mom." Finally, our future according to Mother Earth.

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PART 1 | PENGUINS
Penguin Cafe Orchestra - "Cutting Branches for a Temporary Shelter"
Penguin Cafe Orchestra - "Silver Star of Bologna"
PART 2 | DUCK!
Hammock - "Take a Drink From my Hands"
PART 3 | MILKING THE CLOCK
This Will Destroy You - "They Move on Tracks of Never-Ending Light"
PART 4 | I TOLD YOU SO
Prince Ea - "Man vs Earth"

RESEARCH
http://bit.ly/1WfOAax
http://thedo.do/1jboCLW
http://bit.ly/1SvrQPo
http://bit.ly/1qfcSTI
https://youtu.be/VrzbRZn5Ed4

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