The Spot: Sleepover!

Aug 28, 2016

This week on KALW's showcase for the best stories from public radio podcasts and independent radio producers... 


Tai’s Trouble,” from the CBC podcast Sleepover, originally aired August 2016.

Sleepovers. You probably participated in them when you were a kid, and now you can take the feelings of elation and connection that happened to you then, wherever your earbuds go, with the new podcast Sleepover, from the CBC. Musician and filmmaker Sook-Yin Lee hosts sleepover parties and invites three strangers from all walks of life to share a hotel room and help figure out each other’s problems, and by listening in, their conversations just might help you deal with similar problems that are in your own life. 

If you liked this episode from the podcast, you'll be happy to hear that Sleepover has been renewed for a second season. Listen to all back episodes, and get ready for the new season, by subscribing on iTunes. You can also see videos, pictures and blog posts about every guest on Sleepover at cbc.ca/radio/sleepover.

This week's episode featured music from: Black Mother Super Rainbow, Tortoise, and Shannon & The Clams.

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