Pioneer Valley Soundscapes

About Us

Katy Beyer is a third-year Hampshire student studying journalism and ethnomusicology with a focus on West African music. She can be reached at, or her blog,

Andy Locke is a third-year student at Hampshire College studying new media journalism.  He also helps run Hampshire's internet radio station, The Yurt.  Contact him by e-mailing with any questions or comments regarding Expanding Silence, Pioneer Valley Soundscapes, or, well, anything.