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BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

Russell Fischer of Jersey BoysThe Halli Casser-Jayne Show is off to Broadway. Meeting us there is Russell Fischer star of Jersey Boys, Oscar Hammerstein II’s grandson, author and painter, Oscar Andrew Hammerstein, President & Executive Director of Rodgers & Hammerstein, Ted Chapin and more. Tune in here.

The Big Bang Theory showDavid Goetsch and Maria Ferarri, writers on the show The Big Bang Theory, will be chatting with the geeks at Geekerati about the show and about their own geeky interests. Tune in here.

Interview with Presentation Designer for Madden NFL Video GameThe Broad Street Line welcomes Patrick Bellanca, Lead Presentation Designer for Madden NFL 13. The Madden series is the top-selling video game franchise of all time.  Last year’s edition sold more than 4.6 million copies. Tune in here.

Movie Geeks United revisits some of their best interviews past in their special series titled: Best of MGU.  Past guests highlighted in the series include David Cronenburg, Robert Duvall, Jennifer Lawrence, Ellen Burstyn and more!   Tune in here.

Iconic filmmaker Spike Lee will be joins PDC Live to discuss his latest film Red Hook Summer, a venture back to the universe he created originally in Do The Right Thing. Tune in here.

Actor, Billy Bob ThorntonBuffalo welcomes Oscar winning actor, director, writer and musician Billy Bob Thornton to discuss movies, music an life. We also welcome members of the band Royal Southern Brotherhood. Tune in here.

Singer, Angie StoneHost Joy Keys welcomes singer, Angie Stone to talk her new album Rich Girl. Rich Girl is a triumphant return to what Stone does best, writing deeply soulful and intimate songs, then delivering them with a voice so powerful and pure. Tune in here.

Sharon Harris, the owner of Napa Valley's Rarecat WinesSmart Companies Radio interviews Sharon Harris, the owner of Napa Valley’s Rarecat Wines.  Sharon turned her life’s passion into a thriving business, and she’s committed to helping other women entrepreneurs be successful.  She formed a group called Wine Entre Femmes comprised of some of the most remarkable women in wine. Tune in here.

Tips on Back to SchoolHost Monica will discuss the stresses for both parent and student, Nursery School thru College, when beginning the school year again. Listen in for Monica’s helpful hints on how to deal. Tune in here.

 

Sci-fi Queen Jeri Ryan, Psychic Lisa Williams and NHL Hall of Famer Rod Langway Today on BlogTalkRadio

jeri-ryan8Jeri Ryan: The star of ABC’s Body of Proof reflects on her legacy as liberated Borg Seven of Nine on Star Trek: Voyager. “It’s kind of cool,” she tells Mr. Media host Bob Andelman. “But being in Mortal Kombat is infinitely more cool. It ups my cred with my teenage son’s friends about tenfold!”

lisa-williams6aaLisa Williams: BTR’s favorite celebrity psychic, the bestselling author of Life Among the Dead and star of the Lifetime show of the same name, sits down with VividLife Radio host Rose-Anne Kumpunen to fill us in on her new audio CD and her latest book, Survival of the Soul, while taking listener calls.

terrance-deanTerrance Dean: The former MTV producer, who worked with such A-listers as Spike Lee and Keenan Ivory Wayans before founding Men’s Empowerment and penning the best-seller Reclaim Your Power! chats with E.R. Radio’s Cutty Shark about his latest book, Hiding In Hip-Hop: On the Down Low in the Entertainment Industry—from Music to Hollywood.

rod-langwayRod Langway: The former NHL defenseman, who played for the Canadiens and Capitals—and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2002—stops by Japers Rink Radio to chat with hosts Stephen Pepper and Russell Waxman about the NBC Sports & Versus telecast of the Stanley Cup playoffs.

sebastian-felix5Sebastian Felix: The Bash frontman, who “picked up a guitar at age 11 and never put it down,” returns to Fightin’ Words Radio to chat with host Bobby Carroll about changes being made to the band, and about the tracks he’s writing for its fourth album.

jennifer-mcleanJennifer McLean: The former marketing exec, who went on to pen The Credibility Factor, sits down with Gab with the Gurus host Connie Bennet to fill us in on her Healing with the Masters teleseminar, which also features Wayne Dyer, James Redfield, Dan Millman, Iyanla Vanzant and Michael Bernard Beckwith.

Christina Aquilera, The Goo Goo Dolls’ John Rzeznik, Spike Lee and More: BlogTalkRadio’s Weekly Highlights

christina-aguileraChristina Aguilera: The 4-time Grammy-winner drops in to chat about her big-screen debut, in Burlesque. Co-starring Cher, the flick casts Christina—who tells Punch Drunk CriticsJohn Nolan, “I’m a little O.C.D.”—as a small-town waitress with a big voice who follows her dreams to an L.A. nightclub.

john-rzeznik1John Rzeznik: The Goo Goo Dolls frontman and the band’s bassist, Robby Takac, join Milling About’s Robin Milling at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom to chat about their latest CD, Something For The Rest of Us. (Be sure not to miss John’s a cappella rendition of Happy Birthday for birthday girl Robin.)

natalie-portman32Natalie Portman: Star Wars’ Queen Amidala reveals how she trained as a ballerina for the Darren Aronofsky-directed thriller Black Swan, which opens tomorrow. “We were swimming a mile a day,” she tells Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon. “And we were toning so that my body could look like a dancer’s.”

spike-lee1Spike Lee: The director spends a full hour with The Knicks Blog host Anthony Donahue, chatting about his hometown team. And when asked if he was upset that the Knicks didn’t land LeBron James, Spike says no—“Because if somebody doesn’t want to be here, then you don’t want them.”

sally-kellerman11Sally Kellerman: M*A*S*H’s Hot Lips Houlihan, whose new CD is titled Sally, recalls making the TV film Murder Among Friends with the late Leslie Nielsen—who teased her with fake flatulence. “That really headed him into the comedic part of his career,” she tells Milling About host Robin Milling.

john-roberts2John Roberts: As the 30th anniversary of John Lennon’s death— Dec. 8—approaches, CNN anchor John Roberts drops in on Film Festival Radio‘s Janice Malone to preview the network’s new documentary, Losing Lennon: Countdown to Murder, which premieres Saturday, Dec. 4 at 8pm ET.

suze-ormanSuze Orman: The host of CNBC’s The Suze Orman Show drops in to discuss the revised version of her New York Times bestseller The Road to Wealth. “If you define yourself by you possessions,” she tells host Philippe Matthews, “you are nothing more than a financial liar.”

soledad-obrien-5Soledad Obrien: The CNN anchor drops in on Afronerd Radio host Desmond Burton to discuss her new memoir The Next Big Story: My Journey Through the Land of Possibilities, which fellow network star Anderson Cooper calls “A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at reporting.”

coco-crispCoco Crisp, : The ace Oakland A’s center fielder—who helped lead his previous team, the Boston Red Sox, to victory in the 2007 World Series—stops by The Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the current MLB season.

Spike Lee, LeBron James, The Goo Goo Dolls’ John Rzeznik and More Today on BlogTalkRadio

spike-leeSpike Lee: The cinematic powerhouse spends a full hour with The Knicks Blog host Anthony “Rice Balls” Donahue, chatting about his hometown team. And when asked if he was disappointed that the Knicks didn’t land LeBron James, native New Yorker Spike says no—“Because if somebody doesn’t want to be here, then you don’t want them.

lebron-james1LeBron James: The NBA superstar weighs in on the fan-produced Nike ad mash-up in which fellow hoops luminary Michael Jordan responds to the King’s own Nike spot. When RF Sports host Rodney Fisher asks LeBron about the video, he says, “I have no idea what you’re talking about. I haven’t seen it.”

tyrone-nesbyTyrone Nesby: The former NBA forward, who played for the Los Angeles Clippers and Washington Wizards before moving on to Greek and Italian teams abroad, drops in on host Brown Suga to share his memories of one-time teammate Michael Jordan—and to offer his take on LeBron James’ first outing against the Cavs.

john-rzeznik1John Rzeznik: The Goo Goo Dolls frontman and the band’s bassist, Robby Takac, join Milling About host Robin Milling at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom to chat about their latest CD, Something For The Rest of Us. (And be sure not to miss John’s a cappella rendition of Happy Birthday for birthday girl Robin.)

tabatha-coffeyTabatha Coffey: The Aussie hairstylist, who made her name as a contestant on the Bravo reality series Sheer Genius, drops in on Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone to fill is in on Season 3 of her spinoff, Tabatha’s Salon Takeover, which gets under way Monday, Dec. 6.

peter-biddlePeter Biddle: Intel’s general manager, who leads the semiconductor giant’s AppUp Products and Services Group, welcomes Sparkbuy founder and CEO Dan Shapiro to Atom Mashing Radio for a discussion on the challenges and opportunities people face when trying to turn a big idea into a big success.

The Shield’s Michael Chiklis Interviewed on BlogTalkRadio: Nov. 8, 2010

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Michael Chiklis, The Shield star talks about his return to serial TV, in ABC’s No Ordinary Family, which tells the story an American clan who gain supernatural powers after a plane crash in Brazil. Chatting with host Bob Andelman, Michael delineates his particular abilities.

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Micky Dolenz:  In 1991, the pop icon recalled auditioning for NBC’s The Monkees. “I don’t consider myself a drummer, but I do consider myself a guitar player,” he told host Robin Milling. “I had to quickly learn to play drums—and certainly played adequately for what I had to do for the band’s light pop rhythms.”

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Cynthia Bailey, the newest castmember of The Real Housewives of Atlanta—a former model who has also done guest turns on New York Undercover and The Cosby Show—fills Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone in on how her romance with beau Peter Thomas is unfolding.
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Ryan Sutter, Trista Rehn’s pick on ABC’s The Bachelorette—whom she wed in 2003—joins The Stupid Cancer Show’s Matthew Zachary to discuss his work as a young-adult cancer advocate. Plus: First Descents founder Brad Ludden and the Outdoor Program’s Lisa Goldstein.

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Delfeayo Marsalis, the jazz trombonist, who has also produced Grammy-winning works for such A-listers as Harry Connick Jr. and Spike Lee—as well as for brothers Wynton and Branford Marsalis—drops in to chat with Jazzin Em Up host Cres O’Neal about his upcoming CD, Sweet Thunder.
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Daily Highlights; July 29, 2010

bradgarrett-scrollerAt 11 PM Night Views Radio host Robert Saul cuts loose with sitcom star Brad Garrett, who’ll chat about his new comedy club at the Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas, and about his upcoming screen projects, now that his post-Raymond series, ’Til Death, has wrapped for good.

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At noon In Part 2 of his follow-up series on the BP oil-spill crisis, Mediaite host Steve Krakauer welcomes Fox News correspondent Jonathan Serrie, who’ll discuss where Gulf Coast residents—and the rest of America—stand from a political and environmental point of view.
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At 1030 AM Diva Toolbox Radio’s Janet Powers introduces Lisa Johnson Mandell, co-host of their new show Work It Girl. A former L.A. film critic, Lisa, who wrote Career Comeback: Repackage Yourself to Get the Job You Want, did just that herself—and will tell you how, too!
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At 8 PM The Dialogue with Daisy & FriendsDaisy Roberts goes one-on-one with Tim Hetherington, who co-directed the new documentary Restrepo—about U.S. toops’ Taliban battles in Afghanistan—with The Perfect Storm scribe Sebastian Junger.
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At 10 PM 123 Film!’s Sam Heer welcomes Oscar-nominated costume designer Ruth Carter, who has collaborated with Spike Lee since 1988’s School Daze, working on such other classics as Malcolm X and Do the Right Thing, as well as Steven Spielberg’s Amistad.
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At 9 PM Milk of Minutia’s Ken Rodriquez hangs with funnyman Paul Goebel. The self-styled “King of TV”—who made his name on Comedy Central’s Beat the Geeks and has done guest turns on Curb Your Enthusiasm and Will & Grace—will (we hope) chat about something.
tamara-champlinAt 10 PM Singer-songwriter Tamara Champlin, who has collaborated with such artists as Elton John, Andreas Carlsson and Douglas Carr—and is married to Bill Champlin of the legendary rock band Chicago—drops in to chat with Night Views Radio about her summer tour with the Sons of Champlin.

*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.

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Programming Highlights; June 21, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

bo-dietlAt 8 AM Syndicated News goes one-on-one with Bo Dietl, the former NYPD detective whose 1998 memoir, One Tough Cop, hit the silver screen with Stephen Baldwin in the lead. Now the head of his own investigation agency, Bo will fill us in on the latest in the shamus profession.

alison-arngrimAt 1 PM The Neverhood’s Ethan Tudor W gets up close and personal with Alison Arngrim, who played Nellie Oleson on Little House on the Prairie, and whose new memoir is titled, Confessions Of A Prairie Bitch.


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At 7 PM The Spirited Actor’s Tracey Moore kicks it with Hollywood casting director Winsome Sinclair, who has worked with such heavyweights as Spike Lee, Steven Spielberg and Oliver Stone populating flicks like Amistad, Malcolm X, Shaft and Precious.

shaub-toubAt 9 PM Artists on Demand welcomes Shaun Toub, who’s fast making is name as the must-cast character actor, having done memorable turn in Lost and The Sopranos. Shaun will chat about his role opposite Dev Patel in M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender.

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

It’s an Ambitious Edition of ‘The Mix’

If last week’s cantankerous edition of The Daily Mix did indeed send you scurrying for the Alka-Seltzer, you’ll be happy to know that this week’s show is downright inspirational.

Because all 13 of our special guests have the highest of hopes for themselves, their country and/or Planet Earth.

Cases in point:

CAPTION: “My mission is to do what I can to keep our troops and their families strong,” Gary (above) tells us.

“My mission is to do what I can to keep our troops and their families strong,” Gary (above) tells us.

Gary Sinise hopes that the new documentary he executive pro- duced, Brothers at War, will open more Americans’ eyes to the plight our brave men and women fight- ing in Iraq.

—In hopes of not stressing-out her kids, Olympic gold medalist Mary Lou Retton limits their extracurricular act- ivities to one per semester.

—Despite the fact that The Cheetah Girls recent wrapped their farewell tour, Adrienne Bailon hopes to carry her band’s torch in order to con- tinue empowering young women.

Spike Lee hopes Americans continue doing the right thing on the racial front, despite the fact that we now have an African American in the oval office.

Keshia Knight Pulliam hopes to portray a wildly popular, still-living diva on the silver screen.

—Despite being 83 years old (and happily married!), Tony Curtis hopes to meet one of our hosts for a dinner date “at the train station.”

So don’t miss The Daily Mix, hosted by everyone’s favorite pod jockey, Shaun Daily, tonight – and every Monday – at 9 p.m. ET!

To tune in, click here.

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