Audio Archives

IndieFeed: Performance Poetry

Person Describing Archive

Deanna Fong (2012); Chelsea Obodoechina (2020)

Is this primarily a poetry audio site?


Sponsoring Person or Institution

Liberated Syndication

Site URL

Site Last Updated
Date Visited


General Description of Archive

Originally an independent music site, IndieFeed is a community-oriented micro-media broadcast network that has branched out into audio/video recordings of slam/spoken word poetry.

UPDATE (Chelsea Obodoechina): Site has not been updated since February 5, 2016.

Description of archive history or URL

Contact information

Searchable options

Keyword search only.

Relation from the audio to the text

No transcripts available.

Date/Time/Length/Context info about the audio items

None available.

Author bios and context within literary history

"The Infamous IndieFeed Poets Index" brings the user to poet's homepage, but there is no biographical information available on the site itself.

Audio file type: streaming, download, file format, audio file compression quality (WAV, MP3, bitrate)

Streaming or download (MP3).

Multimedia integration (pictures, video, etc.)

Author photo on each page.

Audio playback setup (opens in Flash player, on new blank screen, etc.)

Opens on new blank screen. Play/pause, volume control, counter, manipulable progress bar.

Mobile access (i.e. accessible on smart phones, tablets, etc.)



Blog-style scroll. Browse by author or by date. IFPP Full URL list gives release date (i.e. of podcast), show number, poet and poem title.

Discovery features (pre-made playlists; dynamic lists: lists of recent additions, featured items, related items, etc).
Interactivity and Web 2.0 features
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