The Voice of the Madison Bus System

Squeaky doors, the hum of traffic, overlapping conversations — they’re all a part of the soundscape of the Madison bus system. Also a part of that soundscape is the voice of Ward Paxton, who has been the literal voice of the transit system for more than a dozen years.

In this interview from 2018, I spoke with Ward Paxton about how he came to be heard on every bus in the city.

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