Tag Archives: NBA

Ever Host a Pinterest Party? Get Design Star Tips | 05.02.13

Pinterest Pinning Party Tips from HGTV Design Star Meg CASWELL

by Down and Dirty Radio in SOCIAL MEDIA

Meg Caswell from HGTV’s Design Star is an in-demand interior designer. She talks about her “Yay?” or “Nay?” Pinterest pinning parties. Plus, hear a DIY disaster story from blogger Brandyn Keithley.


‘OBLIVION’ Leading Lady Zoe bell: Tarantino’s once go-to stuntwoman

by Olivia Wilder Times™ in ENTERTAINMENT

New Zealander Zoe Bell is the industry’s most famous stuntwoman, now transitioning to leading lady. Her new film, Oblivion, is a box office hit. Plus, she helped produce the thriller Raze, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.


Get fit with 4-Time nba champ & wellness advocate john salley

by DocHeather in HEALTH

John Salley is an NBA champ, entrepreneur, philanthropist, wellness advocate and vegan. He’s actively involved with Operation Smile, PETA and diabetes prevention. Hear tips to stay fit both inside and out!


soap star jordi Vilasuso on the Resurrection of ‘all my children’

by Take 2 Radio in TELEVISION

All My Children is relaunching on the Online Network. Jordi Vilasuso, best known for his role as “Griffin Castillo” on the show (and “Tony Santos” on Guiding Light), chats about the soap’s new life.


Networking know-how from A Grammy-winning Producer

by Going Places Radio in MUSIC

Grammy-winning producer Focus has worked with A-listers like Jennifer Lopez, Beyoncé and Dr. Dre. His advice to those looking to get ahead in the music biz? Persistence, and “stop mocking what they hear on the radio.”


You’re Invited to Jason Collins’ Coming Out Party | 04.30.13

NBA’s jason Collins: ‘I’m Black. And I’m gay.’

by Hampton Blu Radio in BASKETBALL

“I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay.” Sharing those words during a Sports Illustrated interview, the Washington Wizards’ Jason Collins became the first openly gay male in a U.S. major sport. And at noon today (Tuesday), join Nicholas Snow for more on Collins’ courage, and call in with your comments!


pIERCE BROSNAN talks catharsis & his new leading lady

by Movie Geeks United in MOVIES

Pierce Brosnan (Bond in Tomorrow Never Dies) stars in Love Is All You Need, opening this week in NY and LA. Plus, a chat with directors of films loaded with Oscar-winners: Dante Ariola (Arthur Newman) and Justin Zackham (writer-director of The Big Wedding). Brosnan interview starts 21 minutes in.


Survivor stories: Special on genocide

by Making Sense with Steve Leser in POLITICS

A sobering chat with survivors and descendants of survivors of the Armenian, Cambodian, Rwandan Genocides and the Holocaust, plus strategies for improving the odds to make “Never Again” a reality.


Summerstage Concert series preview: Hip-Hop

by The NY Hip-Hop Report in HIP-HOP MUSIC

NYC’s SummerStage Concert Series will represent hip hop’s 40th anniversary in a major way, with Rakim, Big Daddy Kane and more. Get a preview of all the events!


Crowdfunding tips for your creative projects

by CandiXRandy in TECHNOLOGY

Got a creative project you’d love to pursue, but don’t have the funds? Hear how Emmy-winning writer Leslie Nipkow and Broadway veteran T. Oliver Reid used Kickstarter to fund their creative projects.


Save Some Serious Green by Going Green | 04.22.13

Earth day 2013: save some serious greeN by Going green

by Conscious Discussions in ENVIRONMENT

In time for Earth Day, Dr. Barnsley Brown, author of Get Out of Debt and Get on With Your Life, shares info on intellectual capital, recycling and green living, to save the planet and save money.


Ted nugent Talks 2nd amendment & gun control

by The Don Smith Show in POLITICS CONSERVATIVE

In the wake of the recent defeat of the Senate bill proposing stricter gun laws, legendary guitarist and staunch Conservative Ted Nugent weighs in on the Second Amendment. 


THis thursday, Dine ouT across U.S. & Canada to Fight Aids

by SnowbizNow in CURRENT EVENTS

For the price of a meal, help in the fight against HIV/AIDS and try a new local restaurant! Dining Out For Life® is a fundraiser in 60 cities in the U.S. and Canada for HIV/AIDS organizations.


¡Viva Latino! Highlighting excellence in latino america

by NorthwestPrime in CULTURE

Co-host Patty Carrion Moras shares the power of the Latino dollar in America and Latino success, and Grammy-winning pianist/arranger Oscar Hernandez joins in.


nBA Playoffs: LA times, NBA TV, NY Times Reporters weigh in

by Hits Radio Show in SPORTS

The NBA playoffs tipped off this weekend, and this 2-hour special features predictions from Mike Scotto (Realgm.com), Eric Pincus (LA Times), Jared Greenberg (NBATV), John Kuralis (RedsArmy.com), Tommy Beer (Hoopsworld.com) and Howard Beck (New York Times).


Overheard: Pope Francis’ Pre-Pontiff Days | 03.15.13

THE MAN WHO WOULD BE pope

by Journey Into Light in SPIRITUALITY

Get to know Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, a.k.a. Pope Francis I, from Argentina. Learn about his background and what his election means for the Catholic Church.


TALKING TORNADOES WITH STORMCHASERS STAR REED TIMMER

by CougarChat in WEATHER

Discovery Channel’s Reed Timmer and Dick McGowan discuss their show Stormchasers, and the Kickstarter campaign for a new Web series on tornadoes.


BEYOND BALLADS: THE OTHER SIDE OF THE BAND CHICAGO

by Storytellers in MUSIC

Chicago’s got a new DVD with footage from its world tour. Founding member James Pankow and vocalist/bassist Jason Scheff take you behind the scenes.


oSCAR-WINNing Actress MARCIA GAY HARDEn’s New Film

by Movie Geeks United in MOVIES

The Movie Geeks chat with Oscar-winner Marcia Gay Harden about finding truth in comedy in her new film, If I Were You. Writer/director Joan Carr-Wiggin joins in.


FORMER NBA STAR CHRIS HERREN ON OVERCOMING ADDICTION

by Butz and Butz Sports Radio in SPORTS

Former NBA star Chris Herren shares the story of his rise to the top of the basketball world, his struggles with addiction and how he helps others battling addiction.


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NEW! Overheard: Ed Harris, Brandy, Jill Scott Interviews | 03.06.13

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4-Time Oscar-nominated Actor Ed Harris

by Movie Geeks United in MOVIES

Acclaimed actor Ed Harris (Pollock) discusses the Cold War submarine thriller Phantom, co-starring David Duchovny.


MUSIC AND FILM SUperstars Brandy and Jill Scott

by My Fierce Wings Radio in MUSIC

Grammy-winning singers and actresses Brandy Norwood and Jill Scott chat about music, working with Tyler Perry and more.


DESMOND BISHOP of the green bay packers

by theconversationsshow in SPORTS

Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop talks about his love for the game, life in the NFL and more.


50 Shades of Grey Narrator Becca Battoe

by On Air with Doug and Rob in BOOKS

One of the top audiobook narrators in Hollywood, Becca Battoe voiced one of the bestselling audio book in history, Fifty Shades of Grey, by E.L. James.


EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND COMEDIAN ANDY KINDLER

by somewhereinvegas in COMEDY

Known for his role as Andy on the hit show Everybody Love Raymond, comedian Andy Kindler is the voice of Mort on Fox’s Bob’s Burgers.


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Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt join Milling About with Robin Milling to talk about their coupling in the film, Salmon Fishing in The Yemen. The chemistry in the film between the Scottish McGregor and the English Blunt is quite sweet, and the tag team discusses their adventures in fly fishing and their other dream projects.  Tune in here.

It’s March Madness, and Nolan Smith, current Portland Trail Blazer and former Duke standout, comes on the HITS Radio Show discussing the current NBA season, his time at Duke University, the NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament, and much more.  Tune in here.

Chef Hugh Acheson from Bravo’s Top Chef Masters visits with Olivia Wilder to talk about his first cookbook and his rise to fame.  The Canadian born/Georgian based chef is also the chef/partner of Five & Ten in Athens, GA.  Tune in here as he shares some great recipes with Olivia.

James M. Tate welcomes Louise Fletcher, the Oscar-winning actress who now plays Peggy Gallagher on the hit Showtime series, Shameless.  Louise is best known for her role as Nurse Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. Tune in here

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The Movie Geeks present their annual series of interviews with this year’s crop of Oscar nominees. In this episode, Best Original Score nominee Ludovic Bource discusses his stellar award-winning work in the audience and critical favorite The Artist.  Tune in here.

 

Grammy award nominee for Best New Artist,  J. Cole stops by the Bottom Line Sports Show and chats about his appearance in the NBA All Star Celebrity game, the NBA season, his album, and his upcoming tour.  J. Cole was the first rapper to be signed to the Jay Z record label, Roc Nation.  Tune in here.

The Matty P Radio Happy Hour kicked off its new season by welcoming the talented actress Olivia d’Abo, who spoke about her time portraying Karen Arnold in the hit show The Wonder Years. Tune in here.

 

SportsManRadio welcomes Seattle Seahawks Wide-Receiver Doug Baldwin to discuss both his collegiate career as a member of the Stanford Cardinal, and his pro career in Seattle.  The undrafted rookie led all Seattle Seahawks in both in receiving yards and receptions during the 2011 NFL season.  Tune in here.

Hip Hop Mogul Russell Simmons, Funny Lady Beth Littleford and Oscar Nominee Andrew Weisblum

russell-simmonsRussell Simmons: The hip hop entrepreneuer and Def Jam Records co-founder—whose net worth reportedly exceeds $350 million—drops in on The Philippe Matthews Show to talk with host Philippe Matthews about his new book, Super Rich: A Guide to Having It All.

beth-littleford5Beth Littleford: The former Daily Show correspondent sits down with Movie Addict Headquarters host Betty Jo Tucker to chat about her role as Claire Riley opposite Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone and Kevin Bacon in the upcoming flick Crazy, Stupid, Love.

andrew-weisblumAndrew Weisblum: The Hollywood film editor, who has assembled such hit flicks as The Wrestler and Chicago, sits down with Movie Geeks United hosts Jamey DuVall and Jerry Dennis to talk about his Oscar nomination for Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan.

att-dwyane-wadeDwyane Wade: Depite being part of the most buzzed-about team in the NBA, the hoops virtuoso still puts education first. “Sorry I was late,” D-Wade tells the Bottom Line Sports Show hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy upon calling in. “I had to talk to my son about school. He was slackin’. So I went over a little bit.”

dambisa-moyoDambisa Moyo: The economist, whom Time magazine named by one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World, stops by AACONS to talk with host Marie Stroughter about her new book, How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly and the Stark Choices Ahead.

nigel-marvenNigel Marven: The former BBC naturalist—aka the Britain’s Jack Hanna—who went on to found his own nature-documentary production company, drops in on World Footprints hosts Tonya and Ian Fitzpatrick to fill us in on his latest adventures while living on Panda reserves in China.