Purchasing Information for 'Third Coast Festival/Re:sound (Outside Purchaser)'

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Each week the Third Coast International Audio Festival presents the documentary-based program Re:sound on Chicago Public Radio.

On Re:sound you'll hear intriguing radio stories culled from around the world ranging from personal narratives to investigative documentaries, experimental sound art to humorous essays. The host of Re:sound is independent producer and essayist Gwen Macsai, who presents this remarkable work along with behind-the-scenes interviews and other "bonus tracks," and spins it all together with music for your listening pleasure.

The goal of Re:sound is to provide listeners with an audible tour of innovative, sound-rich documentary work, and to support producers by giving their pre-aired work a new showcase and additional exposure.


If your piece is purchased by Third Coast Festival/Re:sound (Outside Purchaser), you will receive royalties in the form of:
$12.00 per minute


You agree to license your piece to Re:sound for up to three (3) broadcasts/simulcasts on Chicago Public Radio. In addition, you allow the Third Coast International Audio Festival (TCIAF) to podcast the piece and to post, stream, and make available for download copies of the piece on the TCIAF website (www.thirdcoastfestival.org).

Should the TCIAF want to feature* the piece on the home page of our website (www.thirdcoastfestival.org) or should Re:sound be syndicated nationally, you will be contacted and paid an additional fee.

*The home page feature includes a producer interview, bios of the producers, images and occasionally additional audio.

Note From PRX: This agreement is between TCIAF/Re:sound and you, the producer, and is also governed by the PRX Terms of Use http://www.prx.org/terms-of-use. PRX retains a 15% commission from each transaction.