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Spend 13 Candid Minutes with Angela Bassett | 05.06.13

ANgela Bassett on work-life balance, ‘Olympus’ & beauty

by Going Places Radio in FILM

Superstar actress Angela Bassett returns to chat about her latest film, Olympus Has Fallen, her recent White House visit, work-life balance, her beauty regimen and her upcoming movie musical, Black Nativity.

Talking with Discovery channel storm chaser Tim samaras

by Storm Clowns in WEATHER

6 months have passed since Superstorm Sandy, and extreme weather is something many Americans still contend with. Hear expert Tim Samaras, of Discovery Channel’s Storm Chasers, share extreme stories.

Hall of fame catcher johnny bench

by Breakthrough with Barry Farber in SPORTS

Hall of Fame catcher and baseball legend Johnny Bench shares his insights on breaking through.

‘The talk’ host & ‘Roseanne’ actress sara gilbert

by UnCensored Radio in ENTERTAINMENT

Actress and TV host Sara Gilbert (Roseanne and The Talk) chats about her special connection with Roseanne Barr, her thoughts on fame and executive producing a show competing with The View

Planned Parenthood’s 85th anniversary


Joy Keys chats with Roslyn Y. Rogers, CEO of Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan NJ, about its 85th anniversary celebration.

Kirk Cameron, Tyler Perry, and Facebook Creator Mark Zuckerberg Interviewed on BlogTalkRadio


Kirk Cameron, the Growing Pains star (and hubby of hottie Chelsea Noble) tells us why he’s so passionate about helping couples “fireproof” their marriages. Plus: Ask Mom RN’s Tamara Walker talks with Dr. Gary Chapman about his new book, Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married.

Tyler Perry, the writer-director-producer, whose films have grossed $400+ million worldwide—making him the sixth highest-paid man in Hollywood—drops in to talk with Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon about his new flick For Colored Girls, starring Janet Jackson and Whoopi Goldberg.

Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook founder reveals his world view of the site. “There should be programmatic interfaces to access anything that a human can,” Mark tells Robert Scoble via Cinch, BlogTalkRadio’s sister platform. “Eventually I think we’ll get there, but probably not for a while.”

Treach, Vin Rock and DJ Kay Gee, who scored 2 No. 1 albums during the ‘90s, stop in to rave about thier new mixtape, Garden State Greats. The Grammy-winning hip-hoppers also chat with NeXplicableP host Princess L about their current tour, and where you can catch them.

Chris Traverez, The Big Momma’s House 2 actor stops into Teen Diaries Radio to talk about his role as Lance in the Disney Channel movie Avalon High, starring Brittany Robertson, which premieres Nov. 12. Chris Tavarez will also fill us in on what he’s looking for in a special lady on TDRadio.

Mayes Rubero, The Hollywood costume designer, who has outfitted the cast of such flicks as Total Recall, Born on the Fourth of July and Avatar, drops in on 123 Film!’s Sam Heer to chat her upcoming Pixar feature John Carter of Mars, starring Willem Dafoe.

Rebecca Marshall, the star of Saw 3D stops in to chat about the hit silver-screen series—and how this final chapter may still leave you wanting more. Rebecca also regales Somewhere in Vegas host Marq with a Q with a look back at her big-screen debut, in 2004’s Knuckle Sandwich.


Isabel Wilkerson, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author—who was also the first-ever African American woman to be honored in the journalism category—drops in to chat with host Joy Keys about her new book, The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration.
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Denise Richards, John Ratzenberger, Ed Burns and Many More Interviewed this Week on BlogTalkRadio 10/25-10/31


Charlie Sheen’s ex-wife, Denise Richards, chats about her role on the Spike TV sitcom Blue Mountain State. But Denise also opens up to Milling About host Robin Milling about Charlie’s coke-fueled meltdown in the Big Apple earlier this week, saying she has no choice but to move on.


John Ratzenberger, beloved by millions as Cliff Clavin from Cheers and Hamm from the Toy Story series chats with Enlisted Spouse Radio host Beth Wilson about his new flick, What if…, co-starring Kevin Sorbo and Debby Ryan—in which he plays an angel.

The Saving Private Ryan star, Ed Burns, discusses his new flick, Nice Guy Johnny, about a talk-radio host who wrestles with quitting his job for one that pays enough to please his fiancée. Ed also chats with Baseball Digest Live’s Mark Healey about wife Christy Turlington’s directorial debut.


Flashback host Carey Fisher gets the story from Susan Olsen, who played the ever-lovable Cindy Brady on The Brady Bunch. Susan will chat about her work with Precious Paws, an animal sanctuary that promotes the importance of responsible pet ownership.


Host Robin Milling whoops it up with Royal Pains star Mark Feuerstein, who plays a wrestling trainer in the comedy Knucklehead—and who dishes about his own high school days with the sport: “I was terrible at basketball,” he says, “which is why I joined the wrestling team.”


Willie Geist of MSNBC’s Way Too Early with Willie Geist chats about his new book, American Freak Show, which offers a insider’s take on the absurdity of America’s media culture. Amy Llamas-Bakari and her In My Pajamas Show team are live with the rising cable star.


Danny Bonaduce’s ex-wife, Gretchen Bonaduce, who starred in Fox Reality Channel’s Re-Inventing Bonaduce, drops in to discuss her divorce from The Partridge Family star. Gretchen will also chat with Psychic Tina Z host Tina Z about getting her self-worth back, and finding love again.

Michael Porter: 1951-2010. Former WWE ring announcer and editor of Wrestlebeat newsletter Michael Porter, who hosted Michael Porter’s WrestleShoot here on BTR from June 2008 through June of this year, passed away Saturday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 59 years old. On behalf of his many fans, and BTR’s legion of pro-wrestling hosts, our condolences go out to Michael’s family.

WorldView Network’s Reuel Sample welcomes Chuck Colson, the one-time special counsel for President Nixon, who was the first member of that administration to be jailed on Watergate-related charges. Chuck will discuss the role of Christians in the midterm elections.

Live from the Online New Association’s 2010 conference in Washington, Rebooting the News’ Dave Winer—aka the Godfather of Blogging—and NYU Journalism Professor Jay Rosen ask, How does the emerging system of news work. And what stands in the way of it working better?


On Hoops in the Sun:  Don’t ask the former Knicks point guard, Stephon Marbury, why he didn’t resign with the Celtics last year, and instead went to China. “That’s my business,” Starbury says. “I’m not gonna ask Donald Trump what his contract was for buying that whole lot on the Westside Highway—what he negotiated.”

The current WBC and IBF Light Welterweight champ, Devon Alexander, aka “Alexander the Great,” stops by to talk about his upcoming match-up with WBO Junior Welterweight King Timothy Bradley. During Devon’s chat with Go for It host Paul Gant, the southpaw will be taking calls.

The former middle linebacker for the Jacksonville Jaguars, Tom McManus, who’s now host of Tom McManus Uncensored on Fox Radio affiliate AM930, drops in on The Couch Potato Sports Show’s Sonny Clark. Tom will talk Jags vs. Cowboys, and the helmet-to-helmet hits issue.


The Streak singer, Ray Stevens, is riled up about Obama Care, which he takes to task in We the People. “The message of the song at this point is to Congress and the politicians in office,” he says. “Hey, here’s your chance to redeem yourself and vote against this darn thing because it’s really bad,” he tells Firefox News Online.

The sultry, seductive samba singer-Luisa Maita—who, like her 2 sisters, was named after a song by bossa nova legend Antonio Carlos Jobim—stops by to chat about her latest album, Lero-Lero. Luisa will also fill host Joy Keys in on her upcoming concert appearances.

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Programming Highlights; July 10, 2010

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Today’s Programming Highlights:
naturally-71At 11:30 AM Host Joy Keys gets busy with Naturally 7, the cappella R&B group that’s currently touring with Michael Bublé, and whose new album is titled Vocal Play. The crooners’ impromptu 2006 performance on a Paris subway has racked up more than 4 million hits on YouTube.

jackeeAt 1 PM Suncera “That Writing Chic” Johnson whoops it up with Jackée, who kept America in stitches as Sandra Clark on the ‘80s sitcom 227. The funny lady will spill about her role in The Vagina Monologues, how she turned 2 lines into a hot career, and the call she got from Oprah.

cameron-brightAt 9 PM The VRO’s Amy McCracken and her coven of co-hosts freak out as one of their favorite Twilight players, Cameron Bright—who plays Alec— swoops in to take fan questions and tell us what it’s like working with (OMG!) Taylor Lautner and (double OMG!) Rob Pattinson.

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Programming Highlights; June 12, 2010

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pam-grier3On Demand Host Joy Keys kicks it with the legendary Pam Grier, star of such indelible flicks as Foxy Brown, Coffy and Scream Blacula Scream. The still-smokin’-hot leading lady will chat about her new memoir, Foxy: My Life in Three Acts.


al-snowAt 1 PM New Era Wrestling goes one-on-one with former SMW, WWE, and ECW star Al Snow—who was famously driven “insane” by his years in the ring. Al will recount those off-the-wall times, while weighing in on the state of wrestling today.



At 4 PM Village One Radio whoops it up with Pierre Edwards, who bills himself as “that light-skin comedian from the movies B*A*P*S and How to Be a Player.” The frequent Def Comedy Jam guest will give us the lowdown on issues facing today’s single ladies.


bertha-barrett2Today at 6 PM Recording artist Bertha F. Barrett stops by Song Love to chat about adding author to her resume. The I Believe singer—who has opened for such blues masters as Bobby Womack and Millie Jackson—will fill us in on her new book Just Believe: The Key to Unlocking Endless Possibilities.


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Programming Highlights; June 5, 2010

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keesha-sharpAt noon Host Joy Keys hangs with Keesha Sharp, who has appeared on such TV shows as Everybody Hates Chris and in such flicks as Why Did I Get Married? and (yes) Pootie Tang. The hottie will chat about her new role on the TBS comedy Are We There Yet?


steve-gorehamAt noon Host Mark E. Gillar sits down with climate-change guru Steve Goreham, whose Climatism!: Science, Common Sense, and the 21st Century’’s Hottest Topic, has been hailed by Weather Channel Founder John Coleman as an “easy-to-read, well-illustrated presentation of complex science.”


nneka-egbunaAT 12:30 Nigerian hip-hop diva Nneka Egbuna—who sings both in English and her native Igbo—drops by to chat about her album Concrete Jungle, and about her participation in the Distant Relatives Tour with Nas and Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, which got under way in the U.S. last month.


dj-funkAt 4 PM Ms. Computer Lady host Amber Hawkins kicks it with DJ Funk Natra, who has been in the spinning game for more than two decades. A fixture on the Detroit music scene, DJ Funk will discuss how the transition from turntables to laptops has enhanced his career.


bernard-haisch At 9 PM ISIS Paranormal welcomes astrophysicist Bernard Haisch, whose theory on “the non-zero lowest energy state of the vacuum” may explain the origin of inertia. The Ph.D. will delve into his new book, The Purpose-Guided Universe: Believing in Einstein, Darwin, and God.


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Programming Highlights; May 29, 2010

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anthony-hamilton-scrollerAt 11 AM Host Joy Keys hangs with soul singer Anthony Hamilton, who shot to fame in 2003 with the platinum-selling album Comin’ from Where I’m From. The four-time Grammy winner, who hails from Charlotte, N.C., will chat about his latest offering, I’m Cool.


pamela-williams At 5 PM MZN Promotions host Ravenda Dallah chills with smooth-jazz saxophonist Pamela Williams—aka “the Saxtress.” The Philadelphia native, now on the L.A. scene, will sample cuts from her latest album, the funk-infused Chameleon.


leanne-amosAt 6 PM WBLOK Radio gets busy with Laeann Amos, host of Access Vibe TV, an online entertainment show covering celebrity news and red-carpet events while providing behind-the-scenes access to young Hollywood’s hottest names, from Nicole Richie to Kim Kardashian.


heather-woodwardAt 10 PM Late Night in The Midlands host Michael Vara chats with Heather Woodward, author of Ghosts of Central Arizona, a riveting account of her experiences in the Grand Canyon State’s most haunted and supernatural locations.


fredthompson-scrollerAt midnight The Stage Right Show welcomes Fred Thompson, the former Tennessee Senator, current nationally-syndicated radio host and perennial character actor who’s graced such flicks as Cape Fear. Fred will chat about his new book, Teaching the Pig to Dance.


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Programming Highlights; February 20, 2010

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dontkeepAt 11 AM My Buddy Butch presents interviews with contestants of Westminster, plus DWAA Award Winners, and Dr. Patrick Mahaney gives a vet’s perspective on the Westminster show.



dontkeeAlso at 11 AM Joy Keys welcomes Stephanie Covington Armstrong, author of Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat: A Story of Bulimia, her struggle as a black woman with bulimia, and how we can help women who do not seek traditional help for emotional problems.


dontke1Today at 4 PM Guitarist Randy Jacobs talks about his incredible career as a sideman, his band The Bone Shakers, and his work with the singer “Rainy Night In Georgia”, Brook Benton on Talking Smooth Jazz.


dontTonight at 9 PM For America with Connor Lanser broadcasts live at CPAC 2010 with special co-hosts Daria DiGiovanni and Greg Mangum, to comment on this year’s event.


dontkTonight at 11 PM Bloggers Rutherford Lawson and Sandi Behrns welcome Ryan Bucchianeri, who is running for the Pennsylvania 12th District seat in Congress recently vacated by the passing of John Murtha.


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