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Citizen Salem

Citizen Salem

By Citizen Salem
Citizen Salem is a multi-media documentary project created to introduce Salem residents to their neighbors through interviews, photographs and video.
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Erik Rodenhiser
Watch as the limits of technology attempt to keep up with two guys who love to talk. This episodes guest is local thespian and erstwhile puppeteer Erik Rodenhiser and a bearded dragon.
April 27, 2020
John Andrews
Local impresario of fun, and the keeper of the Creative Collective flame John Andrews is this episode's guest.
April 20, 2020
Chief Mary Butler
She is a not-quite lifelong citizen of Salem, but we'll let those first six years slide. This is Salem Chief of Police Mary Butler.
March 23, 2020
Ian King
Old punks never die, they just stand in the back. They also raise their kids in Salem. This episode's guest is local guitarist Ian King.
September 17, 2019
Sarah J. Mann
This episode's guest is a vocalist for Salem's 11th-best band. From Australia, via Orono, this is Sarah J. Mann.
September 09, 2019
John Boris
A handful of people have their name emblazoned on a restaurant table in Salem. This episode's guest is one of them. Meet, probably again, John Boris.
September 02, 2019
Angela Lee
When she's not healing hearts and minds, this episode's guest is melting faces with her band Radio Compass. Meet Angela Lee.
August 26, 2019
Zac Antczak
This episode's guest is beer-slinging, twin-wrangling, old-skool music head Zac Antczak.
August 19, 2019
Doneeca Thurston
If you've been to a fun event at the Peabody Essex Museum, you have this episode's guest to thank. Meet "Salem celebrity" Doneeca Thurston.
August 12, 2019
Mayor Kim Driscoll
This episode's guest took time out of her schedule running a city that is "punching above its weight". This is the Mayor of Salem, Kim Driscoll.
June 24, 2019
From tote bags to murals, you've seen his work all around Salem. Meet the artist Grimdrops.
May 20, 2019
Megan Bowen & Scout
When Megan isn't teaching technology, she's taking Scout on their next adventure in Salem. This is Megan Bowen and Scout.
May 13, 2019
Chris Wrenn
The man behind the t-shirt, music, and grade-schooler art empire of Salem. He also built a guillotine. This is Chris Wrenn.
May 06, 2019
Chris Lohring
The keeper of Salem's second-favorite Skee-ball machine is this episode's guest. He also runs Notch Brewing. This is Chris Lohring.
April 29, 2019
Tim Haigh
Restauranteur, raconteur, and former Londoner Tim Haigh is this episode's guest.
April 22, 2019
Max Burbank
This episodes's guest is the keeper of all of Salem's comic book knowledge, Max Burbank.
April 15, 2019
Rep. Paul Tucker
This episode's guest is Massachusetts 7th Essex Representative, and life-long civil servant, Paul Tucker.
April 08, 2019
Diane Wolf
In this episode, meet the face behind the food. Diane Wolf is one of the reasons The Lobster Shanty is a beloved Salem institution.
April 01, 2019
Chris Kennedy
If you don't recognize his face, you may recognize his voice. This episode is about former keeper of the overnight airwaves on WFNX, and Salem denizen, Chris Kennedy.
March 25, 2019
Georgia Wrenn
Georgia Wrenn is a grade-schooler, entrepreneur, and staunch Salem ally. "Though she be but little, she is fierce!" - Shakespeare
March 18, 2019
William Legault
When he is not "walking the North Fields", you can find this episode's guest holding down a stool in Gulu Gulu Cafe or manning the door at Notch Brewing. This is local legend William Legault.
March 11, 2019
Jen and Erik Sayce
This week's episode of Citizen Salem features Salem's favorite purveyors of late-night cookies. This is Jen and Erik of Goodnight Fatty.
March 04, 2019