Changing Tracks

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This is the first time in three months that I have decided to blog. There are many reasons for this but one of the most important is a rapid life transition. This site was specifically set up to track my progress through my MA in Online Journalism. So for a while after I found that… Read more »

Home Of Metal audio and mapping

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I’m fascinated by the capabilities of Geolocation so I decided as part of my multimedia portfolio I’d play around with some audio which was recorded on a Home Of Metal tour, hosted by Chris Phipps in March 2009.

AOP Microlocal Media Forum Part 2

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These are ‘as live’ notes from the second part of the Association Of Online Publishers (AOP) Microlocal Media Forum which took place on 9th December. At the very bottom of this post there is also a recording which caught all of Roger Green’s presentation and most of the panel discussion. Click here for AOP’s own… Read more »

And So I Watch You From Afar – Academy Birmingham 19/10

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Since ASIWYFA first dropped their incendiary first LP I’ve been keeping an eye firmly fixed on them. But, even though I wrote about them for Metro, I’ve been forced to miss several of their gigs. Instead only catching snatches of them energetically leaping around on YouTube. This week, despite having a tiring day at uni,… Read more »

#Brum Meet One

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This is our first real meeting for#Brum a new hyperlocal news site for central Birmingham. We’re still very much in development at the moment and we’d really like involvement, help and suggestions from non-MA Online Journalism students. It would be great if you could comment on the conversation we had, or you can also track… Read more »

BCC DIY Audio Interview

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This has moved from my journalist archive as this is the best home for it and it’s interfering with my Silver Skins Podcast feed. Here is the full interview with Stefan Lewandowski following a very long hack day for BCC DIY. [audio:] Other BCU MA Online Journalism coverage: Alex Gamela