Unrequited - Snap #424

An all-new Snap... "Unrequited." Real stories of affection, desire and longing that have all been spurned and unreturned. Storytelling with a beat… from PRX and NPR.

Mr. Fix-It


Glynn's takes up the cello to impress his illustrious music teacher, Mr. Hansen. But when his instrument is grievously damaged, he is forced to improvise.

Sound Design: Pat Mesiti-Miller


A Flash Of Orange


A scientist lost in the jungle breaks a cardinal rule when confronted with a 4 foot tall, hairy beast.

Producer: Anna Sussman
Sound Design: Pat Mesiti-Miller


The Silver Dollar Lounge


Daryl Davis is a boogie woogie pianist who’s played with Bill Clinton, Bruce Hornsby, and Chuck Berry. But we wanted to talk to him about another group of friends of his.

Daryl Davis wrote a book about his experiences with the Klan in a book called “Klan-Destine Relationships.”

Producer: Nick van der Kolk, with Renzo Gorrio


Love is Third Eye Blind


Marc Hawthorne loves Third Eye Blind. Like, loves them. So when he finally gets the chance to strike up a pseudo-friendship with the band’s lead singer, Stephan Jenkins, he takes their relationship seriously--maybe a little too seriously.

Producer: Stephanie Foo