Chris Walsh

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Why isn't the Northern Territory a state?

From the UFO capital of Australia to cheeky tourism campaigns (C U in the NT, anyone?), the Northern Territory has well and truly earned its place as …

Australia

Pro-Shot Full Show Video: Dave Matthews Band Focuses On ‘Come Tomorrow’ At Camden Finale

Thanks to a free webcast, here's your chance to hear/watch the Dave Matthews Band's new sound with a 'Come Tomorrow'-heavy show featuring lots of …

Music

7 Underrated Americana Albums You Need To Hear

If you’re exploring Americana, some of the greatest pleasures can come when you get off the main highways and onto the backroads. Here are some of …

12 Artists Driving The Sound Of Young Americana

Americana may have started as a subgenre and, to some, as a radio format for those “rootsy” artists who didn’t fit simply into the country bag. But …

Universal Music

“Trump, Inc.”: A True-Crime Podcast About the President’s Business Dealings

Podcasts are a good form for presenting the surreality of this era, Eric Umansky, an editor at ProPublica, told me recently. “You can capture the absurdity in ways that you can’t in text,” he said. The excellent investigative podcast that he works on, “Trump Inc.,” from WNYC and ProPublica, began …

Nathaniel Rateliff on His Small-Town Roots and the Dark Backstory Behind ‘S.O.B.’

For his first feature story in <i>Rolling Stone</i>, Nathaniel Rateliff did not just sit down for an interview. The singer, songwriter and leader of …

New Albums

How to Clean Old Vinyl Records Using Wood Glue

Palm Springs, California author Eric G. Meeks made a great video where he demonstrates how to clean and repair old vinyl records using wood glue.<p>A …

GoldenEar Technology Dolby Atmos Speaker System Review

Sandy Gross and his team at GoldenEar Technology have committed their research, development, and manufacturing to creating speakers that set the …

Tin sheds built under NT Government's Indigenous housing program to be pulled down

Tin shed extensions built under the Northern Territory Government's Room to Breathe Indigenous housing program were a mistake and will be pulled …

Talkin’ To Scott Aukerman Re: R U Talkin’ R.E.M. Re: Me?

The great podcast <i>U Talkin’ U2 To Me</i> is billed as “the comprehensive and encyclopedic compendium of all things U2.” It’s a claim as bold and bombastic …

Comedy

A Chinese Casino Has Conquered a Piece of America

Dr. Marty Rohringer was ending a graveyard shift at the lone hospital on Saipan, the exceptionally remote U.S. island, when four Chinese men arrived …

Corruption

NT News journalist alleges deal between editor and chief minister's department

An NT News political reporter who is suing the paper for unfair dismissal claims the chief minister’s department would secretly copy his editor in on all his queries to the government.<p>Christopher Walsh, who was sacked in October after working for the NT News since 2014, is suing Nationwide News, a …

News Corp

The TL:DR Guide to Michael Wolff’s ‘Fire and Fury’

A quick note about Michael Wolff’s <i>Fire and Fury,</i> which upon a second pass still has, to put it mildly, some serious issues: As any art historian can …

Donald Trump

The Mapping of Massacres

In Australia, historians and artists have turned to cartography to record the widespread killing of Indigenous people.<p>From New York to Cape Town to Sydney, the bronze body doubles of the white men of empire—Columbus, Rhodes, Cook—have lately been pelted with feces, sprayed with graffiti, had their …

massacres

Children’s Letters to Satan, and Other Christmas Stories

Thanks to minor misspellings and very poor penmanship, hundreds of children’s requests for holiday gifts are sent to Satan; that’s one of three unusual Christmas stories in this week’s episode. Plus, David Remnick speaks with A. G. Sulzberger, the new publisher of the New York <i>Times</i>, about taking …

Cat Person

<i>Audio:</i> Kristen Roupenian reads.<p>Margot met Robert on a Wednesday night toward the end of her fall semester. She was working behind the concession stand at the artsy movie theatre downtown when he came in and bought a large popcorn and a box of Red Vines.<p>“That’s an . . . unusual choice,” she said. “I …

These very British speakers leave the Audiophiliac gobsmacked

Not all high-end speakers look, feel or sound like luxury objects, but the Harbeth Monitor 30.2 40th Anniversary Edition speaker absolutely does. Run your fingers over the speaker's silver eucalyptus veneers and you'll get a sense of craftsmanship that should be de rigueur on all similarly priced …

Audiophile

The best vinyl setups for any budget

It can be tough to quell the vinyl bug once it bites. Maybe it was a terrific listening experience at a friend’s house, or perhaps you’ve been …

How to create a satisfying story arc: 5 steps

How do you write a novel that has satisfying structure? The story arc or narrative arc of a novel is something you can consciously develop in your …

The journey from print to radio storytelling: A guide for navigating a new landscape

Alison MacAdam • December 6, 2017<p>ShareTweet<p>More on Audio<br>• Subscribe to Audio<p>Print and audio journalism exist in the same world — but the terrain is different. (Chelsea Beck/NPR)<p>If you are transitioning from print to audio reporting, prepare to embark on a creative journey. Many of your skills will …

Stereophile's Products of 2017 Editors' Choices of 2017

<b>Editors' Choices of 2017</b><p><b>Audiodesksysteme Gläss Pro Vinyl Cleaner</b> ($4199)<br>Without playing a note, the Audiodesksysteme Gläss Pro Vinyl Cleaner rocked …

Story structure examples: Repetition and variation

A well-structured story is satisfying to read, as independent parts feel cohesive and related. Read a definition of story structure, followed by …

Matching speakers and amplifiers: A few essential tips

<b>Having recommended a range of speakers and amplifiers for every turntable set-up, we asked The Ear editor Jason Kennedy to share a few essential tips</b> …

The Rise and Fall of Rolling Stone

What happened when Jann Wenner traded the hippie dream for pop-star friends and luxury<p>When I got to <i>Rolling Stone</i>, the party was over. I turned up just in time to see a cigarette floating in the last cocktail of the night. It was 1993, and I was in my mid-20s. I went on the road with the Rolling …

Jimi Hendrix

NT News throws its best under a bus

The word overnight of the sudden departure of Chris Walsh from his gig as senior political reporter at the <i>NT News</i>, came as shock for many up here …

NT Election 2016 (ABC News) Part 2

NT Election 2016 (ABC News) Part 1

NT Attorney-General John Elferink shares story of sexual abuse, need for 'tough love', as another teenager escapes Don Dale detention

On the same night the Northern Territory Attorney-General John Elferink has shared his own story of horrific sexual abuse at a debate over whether …

Crime