Joe Frank is Watching You

In January of 2018, one of radio's greatest artists passed away. But we're sure we'll be haunted by Joe Frank forever - in the best of ways.

Here is our Third Coast collection of Joe Frank gems: from pieces we've featured over the decades to his Third Coast Lifetime Achievement Award, his appearance on Fresh Air with Terry Gross, and more.

Sweepstakes Winner

Joe Frank, the original radio maverick, is known for leaving listeners more than a bit uncomfortable.


Joe Frank's Dreamers is more like an M.C Escher drawing than a traditional tale and leaves you questioning the blurry line between dreams and reality.

Arthur and Eleanor

Eleanor needs a family -- but the only family she had, her ex-husband Arthur, doesn't really need her anymore.

Seeing Sound

Sound editor Walter Murch (The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, The English Patient), sound designer Randy Thom (The Right Stuff, The Thin Blue Line), and radio artist Joe Frank deconstruct excerpts from their work...

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