We are extremely happy to finally reveal our 5th edition! Nine interesting, thought-provoking and heartfelt radio documentaries on topics ranging from international adoption to carding, to autism and the importance of names in Inuit and Aboriginal cultures. We would like to thank our six community radio stations for airing the festival! Airing times are as … More Get Ready for the 5th Edition of SurroundSound!
We are back for a fifth year! As with previous years, the 2019 festival will take place in July. If you’ve got a radio documentary waiting to be heard, we want to hear from you!! We are now accepting submissions for this year’s festival – deadline for submission is Sunday, May 19 at midnight PST! … More Announcing our 5th Edition of Surround Sound!
Announcing our 2018 lineup! We would like to take a moment to say thank you to all who submitted their documentaries! If you’re documentary wasn’t selected for this year’s festival, we do hope you will submit again next year!
SurroundSound would like to welcome Eric Wickham to the team as Associate Producer! Eric is a multimedia content creator with a background in radio broadcasting and audio storytelling. He has a postgraduate print and broadcast journalism degree from Humber College and has worked for CKLP 103.3 Moose FM, for oral history project The Tale of … More Welcome to our new Associate Producer!
Do you have a passion for audio and for telling compelling stories from diverse perspectives? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to take your audio editing, social media and storytelling skills to the next level? If yes, then this opportunity is for you! SurroundSound is looking for an Associate Producer to support this year’s … More Join our team!
We’re extremely excited to be back again for a fourth year! As with previous years, the 2018 festival will take place in July. If you’ve got a radio documentary waiting to be heard, we want to hear from you!! We are now accepting submissions for this year’s festival – deadline for submission is Friday, June … More Announcing the 4th Edition of SurroundSound!
The SurroundSound Festival begins today! We hope you’ll be tuning in! Remember, there are many ways to tune in – both on air and online! For more information, go to our About page. Also, don’t forget to read up about the various documentaries we’ll be showcasing, starting by Week 1! Happy listening!
The 2017 edition of SurroundSound Radio Documentary Festival starts in 6 days! Get ready for a month of great audio documentaries from Canada and beyond. We’re also very excited to announce that this year’s festival will not only be airing in Ottawa and Edmonton, but in Halifax and Regina as well! So if you happen … More 6 days to go!
We’re super excited to be back again for a third year! This year’s festival will take place over four weeks in July starting the week of July 3rd. If you’ve got a radio documentary waiting to be heard, we want to hear from you!! We are now accepting submissions for this year’s festival – deadline … More Announcing SurroundSound Fest 2017!
The 2016 edition of the SurroundSound radio documentary festival begins this Monday! Check out our poster and make sure to listen in on Mondays or Wednesdays!