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Daily Highlights; August 10, 2010

joan-armatradingAt 9 PM Icon Fetch’s Tony Peters grooves with British pop diva Joan Armatrading, who, throughout a career that spans 38 years, has only recorded her own songs—never a cover. The Grammy nominee will chat about her new CD, This Charming Life, on which she plays most every instrument.

At 8 PM Crystal Clear Speaks’ Joe Rumbolo believes there must be a guest named George Chakiris—and there is! The Oscar-winner, who played Sharks leader Bernardo in the 1961 flick West Side Story, drops in to chat about his new jewelry line, The Power of 7.


At 9 PM The Unrated Hour host Phil Peabody gets up close and personal with Canadian pro wrestler Traci Brooks, the first TNA Knockout to pose for Playboy (even if her pics were only only released via the mag’s Cyber Club). Traci will fill us in on her post-TNA career.

At 9 PM Oliva Wilder welcomes back “Reality Steve” Carbone, the blogger infamous for posting The Bachelor spoilers, who’ll chat about ABC’s new Bachelor Pad series. Plus, our host’s contest to find Steve a mate of his own—which already sports a list of 100+ hopeful gals.

At 1 PM Bob “Mr. Media” Andelman trades barbs with Joe Posa from Spike TV’s Scrappers. Set on the streets of Brooklyn, the new—and much buzzed-about—comic reality series takes us inside the wholly unglamorous world of scrap-metal dealers.
At 7 PM Host Dave Woods hangs with Julian Sammut, Simon Ross and twin sisters Lee and Paula Bowman, who are collectively known as Jetty Road. The red-hot country music group from Down Under will sample their latest CD, Life at a Million Miles, which features the tracks Good Times and Rolling Stone.

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

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Programming Highlights; July 22, 2010

ray-riceAt 9 PM The Bottom Line Sports Show’s Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy kick it with Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens, who’s among the NFL’s best running backs. Ray will discuss the upcoming season—and why his teammates are confident they’ve got a shot at the Super Bowl title.

At 6 PM Former WWE Diva and TNA Knockout Shelly Martinez brings her wild ways to BlogTalkRadio on Fun Time Shelly. Co-hosted by the wrestler-babe’s sister, model Danielle Martinez, the weekly show features tales from Shelly’s days in the ring and guest commentators.

At 10 PM Milk of Minutia’s Ken Rodriquez and Justin Paine hang with Jackie Tohn from Season 8 of American Idol, who’s also got a thriving acting career, having appeared on Veronica Mars and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. The cutie will tell us what next on her agenda.

At 2 PM Blazinry host Ryan Holmes gets up close and personal with Cait Doyle, whose one-woman show, Hot Mess in Manhattan, snagged her a 2009 Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs Award for Best Debut. Cait will fill us in on what’s next from her fertile comic mind.

At 8 PM 123 Film!’s Sam Heer welcomes Hollywood finance guru Bianca Bezdek-Goodloe, who, over the past decade, has advised on the structuring and allocation of more than $1 billion for such flicks as Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, Rush Hour 2 and I Am Sam.
reality-steve1At 10 PM Olivia Wilder gets busy with “Reality Steve,” who dishes out uncannily accurate predictions of reality shows scandals and outcomes—with a particular penchant for The Bachelor spoilers. Steve will spill on the current season of The Bachelorette, and the upcoming Bachelor Pad series.

At 9 PM Women the world over are perplexed about their skin type, and which products are best for them. Beauty experts Paula Begoun and Bryan Barron offer tips on determining your skin type and find the right products. Call in to win Paula’s Choice products formulated to work with, not against, your skin type.

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

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Programming Highlights; June 29. 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:

keith-sweat1At noon Mutha Knows gets busy with R&B powerhouse Keith Sweat, whose debut album, Make It Last Forever, sold 3 million copies and yielded the hit single I Want Her. Keith will talk about his new CD, Ridin’ Solo, which features the tracks Famous and Ready.

cece-winans At 3 PM The Certain Ones host Vanessa Richardson gets up close and personal with gospel star CeCe Winans, who’s won 10 Grammy Awards while scoring such hits as I’ll Take You There and Addictive Love. CeCe will chat about her Closet eBay Sale to benefit Sharing the Vision.

clark-terry At 7:30 PM Host Andrea Garrison swings with jazz legends Clark Terry and Frank Foster, who’ll discuss getting involved with the Jazz Musicians Emergency Fund, which helps “ensure that the electricity stays on and food remains on the tables of veteran musicians with nowhere else to turn.”

michelle-bernardAt 8 PM Women on the Move’s Leslie Harris welcomes MSNBC political and legal analyst, and Washington Examiner columnist, Michelle D. Bernard. Michelle will discuss her work as president and CEO of the non-profit Independent Women’s Forum.

greg-jenningsAT 9 PM The Bottom Line Sports Show’s Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy kick it with Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings, who also broadcasts for the Milwaukee Bucks and Brewers. Plus: Penny Hardaway is back for his monthly “Penny for Your Thoughts” segment.

dwight-feeney At 9 PM The Madden Voice host Terence Floyd gives it up for Indianapolis Colt—and Super Bowl XLI champ—Dwight Freeney. The defensive end, who signed a six-year, $72 million contract in 2007 (and has dated Nia Long), will chat about the upcoming NFL season.

lorenzo-borgheseAt 10 PM Host Olivia Wilder chats with entrepreneur Lorenzo Borghese, whose grandmother, Princess Marcella Borghese, founded Borghese cosmetics line in 1958—and who was the prize on Season 9 of ABC’s The Bachelor. The Prince will fill us in on his latest ventures.

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‘The Bachelor’ Host Chris Harrison: No Fan of VH1’s ‘Blatant Ripoff,’ ‘Flavor of Love’

There’s scant love lost between The Bachelor host Chris Harrison and those producers who abandoned his hit reality series – only to create Flavor of Love at a competing network.

Interviewed on Buzzworthy Radio, Chris says the defections of certain staffers from ABC’s Bachelor, which debuted in 2002, over to VH1’s original Love show, which bowed in 2006, was the source of significant strife.

CAPTION: "There were so many rip-offs that the whole genre was watered down," Chris (above) tells us of VH1 and other net's foray into "Bachelor" territory.

"There were so many ripoffs that the whole genre was watered down," Chris (above) tells us of VH1 and other net's foray into "Bachelor" territory.

“VH1 has sort of copied [The Bachelor] format with Flavor of Love, Rock of Love, all the Loves,” says host Matthew Preston. “What do you think of all the other kind of copy shows out there?” Continue reading

Lots Going on Today at BlogTalkRadio!!

Bob Guiney

Bob Guiney

Today is one of those amazing days when there’s so much going on, I don’t know what to choose for the blog! So I’ll just keep adding until my fingers get tired.

I think it’s safe to say you need to keep close to us today because you don’t want to miss any of these killer segments:

Former Bachelor Bob Guiney is on Buzzworthy Radio today at 9:00 p.m. EST to talk about his new show on TLC Date My House, his stints on The Bachelor and The Bachelorette and his hosting duties for The View , and Super Soap Weekend in Orlando.

Hosts, you won’t want to miss BTRInsider today at 4:30 p.m. EST. Call in to promote your blog or discuss tips for bringing in listeners. You can count on me tuning in!

Former prosecutor and current author Vincent Bugliosi will talk about his sensational book “The Prosecution of George Bush For Murder” with D’Antoni and Levine today at 5:30 p.m. EST. The Nation called it “a scathing indictment of the President and his Administration but also a blueprint for holding him criminally accountable.” Nothing like a little evening controversy, eh?

Joe Pistone, the real Donnie Brasco is on hand to talk about his newest book, “Unfinished Business.” Check out Mr. Media Interviews at 2:00 p.m. EST to listen in.

Dennis Kucinich

Dennis Kucinich

U.S. Rep. (and former Democratic presidential candidate) Dennis Kucinich is also dropping by to talk with Mr. Media this afternoon at 1:00 EST to talk about his book “The Courage to Survive.”

There’s never a dull moment with Shaun O’Mac and today is no exception as he talks with actor Josh Hamilton and director John Jeffcoat about their new film Outsourced.

Author & former COO of MicroAge, a Fortune 500 company & now President of Manton Advisory Services Inc, Jim Manton shares secrets for embracing change with courage & passion, and how to build a purpose-driven career with Wayne Hurlbert at 8:00 p.m. EST.

Don’t miss FlyLady today at 2:00 p.m. EST. You’ll want to stop in early to chat because the phones light up quickly. There’s always an energetic chat session happening, so you’re never listening alone!

There’s more. A lot more. I’ll try and bring you more highlights, but in the mean time check out our On Air Schedule to see a comprehensive list of all of today’s great segments. Don’t forget, if you miss the live broadcast, you can catch the stream or download on demand.

Have a good day, friends.