Tag Archives: NFL

Overheard: Where’d the American Dream Go? | 03.29.13

Middle-Class Meltdown: Pulitzer-winning journalist Hedrick Smith

by DemocracyInteractive in POLITICS

A conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and author Hedrick Smith about his book Who Stole the American Dream?


Platinum-selling artist and Songwriter Marsha Ambrosius

by My Fierce Wings Radio in MUSIC

Platinum-selling Grammy-nominated artist and songwriter Marsha Ambrosius on her new album, her Floetry days, collaborating with Busta Rhymes and writing for Michael Jackson and Justin Timberlake. Interview starts 90 minutes in.


HOLIDAY HOSTING: BRUSH UP YOUR WINESMARTS

by The Savvy Grape in FOOD

Hosting Easter or Passover dinner and unsure of which wines to serve? Or are you a guest and don’t know what to bring? Your wine etiquette questions answered.


Life after the nfl: Matthew A. Cherry’s screeN DREAM

by This Is Iyanna Jones in FILM

Former NFL player Matthew A. Cherry‘s film The Last Fall is about the difficulty in transitioning to life after the pros. He’s also got a new comedy Web series.


National Geographic’s captain Tyler MclaughliN of wicked tuna

by PointClickFish Capt Jay in SPORTS

A chat with Captain Tyler McLaughlin from National Geographic’s hit series Wicked Tuna. Despite his youth, he’s one of the best tuna fishermen on the East Coast.


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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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BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

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.

‘My Life As Liz’ Star Liz Lee and ‘The Peacemaker: L.A. Gang Wars’ Star Malik Spellman Today on BlogTalkRadio

liz-leeLiz Lee: The My Life as Liz star stops by her favorite radio show—Somewhere in Vegas—to hang with host Marq with a Q while chatting about Season 2 of her hit MTV series, which gets under way Feb. 8, and about her new comedy album, Lady Ha Ha.

malik-spellmanMalik Spellman: The gang mediator for A&E’s reality series The Peacemaker: L.A. Gang Wars—which is produced by Ice T—chats with Real Talk’s Michael McFadden about putting on a bulletproof vest to go to work, then spending the rest of his day making sure no one shoots anyone.

wally-brysonWally Bryson: The Raspberries guitarist, who—with frontman Eric Carmen—co-wrote the band’s 1972 hit, Go All the Way, sits down with Icon Fetch host Tony Peters to fill us in on his latest musical venture, the Bryson Group, featuring son Jesse Bryson, and that group’s new CD, Dry.

jesse-palmerJesse Palmer: The former NFL quarterback, who’s now a college football analyst for ESPN, drops in on Ask Mom RN host Tamara Walker to chat about his “Bowl Game” promotion for charity. Plus: Dr. Michelle May, author of Am I Hungry? What to Do When Diets Don’t Work.

jacob-arbackJacob Arback: The CEO of MUSL-TV, which focuses on physical competition and culture, stops by Tomorrow Will Be Televised to chat with host Simon Applebaum about what to expect on the new cable net. Plus: Anna Fricke and Jeremy Carver, creators of the Syfy series Being Human.

Christian ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ Okoye, and Former Isley Brother Member Chris Jasper Today on BlogTalkRadio

christian-okoye6Christian Okoye: The former NFL running back—nicknamed “The Nigerian Nightmare”—who played for the Kansas City Chiefs from 1987 to 1992, stops by the Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the current gridiron season.

dj-carrascoD.J. Carrasco: The MLB pitcher, who began his career with the Royals, before moving on to the White Sox, Pirates and Diamondbacks—and, just last month, being signed to a 2-year deal with the Mets—stops by The Final Word to chat with hosts JayReelz and J.D. about the Amazins’ 2011 season, and what he hopes to achieve.

chris-jasperChris Jasper
: The former member of the Isley Brothers, who charted in 1988 with the R&B hit Super Bad—and was unducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 4 years later—stops by Layin’ It on the Line to chat with host Reginald Ford about his latest CD, Everything I Do.

natalie-stewartNatalie Stewart: Half of the British R&B duo Floetry, whose debut album sold 800,000 copies and spawned 2 Top 10 singles—Say Yes and Getting Late—drops in on Sippin on Ink to chat about her latest album, Floetic Soul, feauturing pals MC Lyte and Musiq Soulchild.

ann-handley-cc-chapmanAnn Handley & CC Chapman: The authors of the new book Content Rules: How to Create Killer Blogs, Podcasts, Videos, Ebooks, Webinars (and more) that Engage Customers and Ignite Your Business chat with host Zane Safrit about building relationships and finding success in the digital realm.

tim-bowmanTim Bowman: The smooth-jazz guitarist, who began his career as musical director for The Winans stops by Jazzin Em Up to chat with host Cres O’Neal about his latest album, The Collection, featuring the tracks Let It Shine, All My Life, Soul Dream and Smile.

‘Twilight’ Newbie BooBoo Stewart, ‘True Grit’ Star Kim Darby and Rocker Donnie Iris Today on BlogTalkRadio

booboostewart1BooBoo Stewart: The 16-year-old cutie who plays Seth, son of werewolves Harry and Sue Clearwater in Twilight (and who at age 8, captured the Martial Arts World Champion title) chats with Teen Groove on the Move host Lenore Luca about filming the final chapters in the hit vamp series.

natalie-randolph2Natalie Randolph: The biology teacher at Calvin Coolidge Senior High School in Washington, D.C.—who formerly played for the D.C. Divas—drops in on The Red Zone Show host Bernie Hayes to chat about becoming America’s first-ever female coach of a high school football team.

donnie-iris3Donnie Iris: The rocker who played with Wild Cherry and The Jaggerz during the ‘70s—before hitting the charts in 1980 with single Ah! Leah!—drops in on Icon Fetch to talk with host Tony Peters about his new holiday single Ah! Leluiah!, on which he sings 81 parts.

ki-jana-carter2Kenneth ‘Ki-Jana’ Carter: The former NFL running back, who played for the Bengals, Redskins and Saints—and got his nickname from a Shaft in Africa character—drops by the Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the current gridiron season.

kim-darby1Kim Darby: The actress who played Mattie Ross in the original, Oscar-winning Western True Grit—before going on to star in such flicks as The One and Only and Teen Wolf Too—drops in on The NeverHood to chat with Ethan Tudor W about the acting craft.

zack-wardZack Ward: The actor who played Scut Farkus in A Christmas Story hangs with Movie Addict Headquarters host Betty Jo Tucker while reminiscing about making of that timeless holiday flick starring Peter Billingsley, Darren McGavin, and Melinda Dillon.

sherryl-woodsSherryl Woods: The best-selling romance writer of more than 100 romance and mystery novels drops in on FMMK Talk Radio to talk with host Johnny Tan about her latest offering, A Chesapeake Shores Christmas, which sets the stage for a new trilogy launching in April 2011.

Judge Hatchett, ‘Football Wives’ Star Pilar Sanders and Wendy Williams Co-author Zondra Hughes Today on BlogTalkRadio

judge-hatchettJudge Glenda Hatchett: The former host of the long-running syndicated TV show Judge Hatchett, who now serves on the board of the Atlanta Falcons, stops by Healthtopia Radio to chat with host Bonnie MeChelle about her new book, Dare to Take Charge: How to Live Your Life on Purpose.

pilar-sanders2Pilar Sanders: The wife of NFL Network commentator—and former NFL and MLB player— Deion Sanders chats with Go 4 It’s Paul Gant about her new VH1 reality series Football Wives, opposite Amanda Davis, Chanita Foster, Melani Ismail, Britney Pigrenet, Dawn Neufeld and Erin McBriar.

zondra-hughesZondra Hughes: The editor of N’DigoOnline—who co-wrote Wendy Williams’ 2009 novel Ritz Harper Goes to Hollywood—drops in on Find Yourself host Yvonne F. Brown to chat about her outrageous new book, Living the Ebony Life: E-Mails from the Plantation.

michael-jackson6Is Superstar Still Among Us? It’s been 18 months since Michael Jackson passed. But fans the world over believe the King of Pop may have faked his own demise. Death-hoax investigators Tom Pickering and Maura Stephens join host Carlotta Chatwood for Part 9 in this continuing series.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr., ‘Blossom’ Star Mayim Bialik, Video Blogger Steve Garfied and More Today on BlogTalkRadio

rfk-jrRobert F. Kennedy Jr.: The son of America’s 64th Attorney General talks with World Footprints Radio about his new documentary, River at Risk 3D. “It was a chance to go down the Colorado River,” he tells hosts Tonya and Ian Fitzpatrick. “That’s important to be because my father took me on this river when I was 13.”

mayim-bialik4Mayim Bialik: The star of the hit ‘90s sitcom Blossom, who went on to earn a Ph.D. in neuroscience, drops in on pal Brandon Henslee of Brandon’s Buzz to chat up her latest role, as Amy Farrah Fowler on the CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory. Plus: Law and Order: SVU’s Christine Lahti.

jackie-gingrich1Jackie Gingrich Cushman: Newt Gingrich’s daughter, whose syndicated column covers politics and news events from a mother’s perspective, drops in on AACONS host Marie Stroughter to discusss her new book, The Essential American: 25 Documents and Speeches Every American Should Own.

steve-garfieldSteve Garfield: Video-blogging pioneer Steve Garfield, who was inducted last year into the International Academy of Web Television, drops in on Mass Merrier host Mike Ball to examine how politicians used online video during the midterm elections —and what to expect in the 2012 presidential race.

jamal-anderson2Jamal Anderson: The former NFL running back, who helped get the Atlanta Falcons to Super Bowl XXXIII—and who, a year, earlier set a league record by carrying the ball 410 times—chats with Women on the Move host Leslie Harris about the current gridiron season, and the helmet-to-helmet hits issue.