For six years, Story Shuffle was a regularly organized, live recording of themed stories. Now the best of these stories are being rereleased as a weekly podcast. From 4-5pm Sunday, July 23, 2017, we'll record live to close the podcast. Join us.

Alex Irwin: Celebrate 10th Amendment Day

Posted: August 25th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Alex Irwin recalls the anniversary of the 10th Amendment Day.

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Flat Mary Road gives acoustic set of LOVE

Posted: February 24th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , , , | No Comments »

Photo by Rachel Playe.

Three fourths of West Philly folk rock band Flat Mary Road — Steve Teare, Alex Irwin, Chris Reber with some kicking backing toy electronic keyboard from Dan Papa –  landed in the story tent for an exclusive acoustic set.

First, the group performed ‘Waltz your problem?’ in the dimly lit blanket fort on the third floor of a West Philly rowhome.

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Then, downstairs, the group shared ‘Wildman.’

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Finally, Steve Teare tore up ‘Books.’

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Terror: Alex Irwin talks about the terrors of Irish horseback riding

Posted: October 7th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Business publications editor Alex Irwin, who hosted Story Shuffle 3 and provided a robust turkey sausage squash chili, hot apple cider and more, told a story about the terrors of tourism horseback riding in Ireland — but he didn’t press the record button!

It’s lost to time. ..And we’re probably dead to him.

It’s not the first time that happened.

Alex Irwin talks about starting quality management with the wrong story

Posted: June 5th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

Listen to Alex Irwin, Progressive Business Publications editor, tell the story of choosing the wrong story at the wrong time at the beginning of a new job.