Three Junes is a vividly textured symphonic novel set on both sides of the Atlantic during three fateful summers in the lives of a Scottish family. Three Junes "almost threatens to burst with all the life it contains...extraordinary," says Michael Cunningham, author of The Hours.
"Beautiful Narration of a Wonderful Story!"
Today on Ron & Fez, we talk about a Southwest pilot who left his mic open. Next, we talk about how all of America is on pills. Then, Mark Zito's friend "Steven the Retired Motivational Speaker" stops by. After that, we talk a lot about SiriusXM's "The Phone Show." We close by recapping our callers that made it through on "The Phone Show."
Welcome to the mountains of Pennsylvania, one of the last vestiges of the human race. Lance York, a self-described loser in another life, has rediscovered himself in the midst of the apocalypse. Along with a cadre of other survivors, including the hardened, sexy Cass, Lance has taken refuge in a compound, struggling to survive the onslaught of monstrosities descending upon them each night.
"If you haven't heard all 3 books---"
Howard Phillips Lovecraft has been hailed by literary critics as the inventor of modern horror and a cultivating force behind such modern writers as Robert Bloch, Wes Craven, and Stephen King, just to name a few.
"Little Nasties", written and directed by Eric Red. Things are not quite as they seem when Heather Knox and her daughter, Bethany, arrive at a child beauty pageant after dark.... Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.
We continue our series of music interviews recorded at this year’s Jazz Fest in New Orleans, this week with musician, songwriter and producer Allen Toussaint. Toussaint started in the studio, writing dozens of hit songs and performing as a session player. Over five decades in the music business, he’s built a reputation as an eager collaborator, working with everyone from Irma Thomas to Elvis Costello to Trombone Shorty.
G-8 and his Battle Aces rode the nostalgia boom ten years after World War I ended. These high-flying exploits were tall tales of a World War that might have been, featuring monster bats, German zombies, wolf-men, harpies, Martians, and even tentacled floating monsters. Most of these monstrosities were the work of Germany’s seemingly endless supply of mad scientists, chief of whom was G-8’s recurring Nemesis, Herr Doktor Krueger.
Shipwrecked on an unknown island, Quinbus Fiestrin awakens to find himself tied to the ground by the natives of Lilliput--tiny people small enough to fit in his pocket and play hide and seek in his hair! Fiestrin finds himself not only a very big fish in a small pond but also a fish out of water.
Le Show is a program of satire, humor, and commentary about the week's news. Comedy sketches written and performed by multi-talented multimedia artist Harry Shearer, interwoven with an eclectic, ever-changing blend of music; from world to pop, soul to jazz. Shearer says about Le Show, "I do it because I don't do standup, and I don't do sitcoms, and the radio broadcast enables me to do what I think is funny in a broadcast medium without having to listen either to network executives or Canadian producers."
Bob talks with writer Malcolm Gladwell about rapid cognition, the kind of thinking that happens in a blink of an eye. Gladwell's book Blink examines how we think about thinking. He's also the author of other bestsellers like The Tipping Point and Outliers.
Finding comedy in everything and everything in comedy. Ron Bennington has been a stand-up comedian and comedy club owner and promoter. He's also been part of two legendary radio shows, the Ron and Ron Radio Network and the Ron and Fez show. All of that experience comes together for Bennington. Three hours of talk entertainment with nationally known comedians.
The author of this book, Arthur James Lyon Fremantle, has, perhaps, achieved more renown in recent years than at any time since the publication of his literary efforts. Those familiar with the film Gettysburg will recall the unusual figure of a British Guards officer attired (inaccurately) in his full dress Guardsman's scarlet uniform among the ranks of the Virginians at the famous and pivotal battle.
This week on Car Talk, kids give the "Golden Rule" and a few other maxims an innocent (yet funny) twist. Then it's off to Arizona where Lily's Taurus is making a noise that she hopes will lead her husband to make another noise-- namely, "Let's buy you a new Mustang." But all is not well in Mustang-land for Martin--his is emitting blue smoke, so his wallet may be emitting a large boat payment.
Today on O&A, Sam hosts the Pre Show, Jonah Hill might be in trouble for what he said to a photographer, we recap the Barry Williams phone call, MSNBC apologizes for their Ann B. Davis coverage, we try to find out why Jonah Hill won’t come on the show, and we talk about Star Wars.
Anthony trades in his Mustang for a Jaguar, we talk to Kenny, there’s lots of sex crimes at Grand Central Station, Anthony goes to the DMV, we check to see if we’re on our high school’s lists of famous people, we talk about the Commack Motor Inn, Jim makes the news with his MSNBC comments, we go over a list of offensive patents, and the Supreme Court rules on patent trolls.
Today on Opie and Jimmy, we start the show with Jim Florentine in studio, Diddy gets arrested, Pete Rose may have bet on baseball as a player, and we debate the confederate flag. Dennis Falcone stops by, we discuss the prison escape and listen to Tillie's husband on TV, Don Lemon says the n-word, and we talk about Obama on Marc Maron's podcast.
Cassandra Montgomery is an independent, free-thinking, career-minded woman. She's left the L.A. rat race behind and returned to her roots in the San Francisco Bay Area to open a fashion boutique featuring her own designs. She's not out to find Mr. Perfect; she simply enjoys a variety of men who are Mr. Who-cares-if-he's-perfect-it's-just-casual. But then Ward Restin walks in on her....
Patrice O'Neal fills in for Jim Norton. Opie went to the U.S. Open yesterday. Anthony heats up his pool. We talk about divorce. We discuss Hulk Hogan's divorce. Anthony raises his age demo for girls he likes. Anthony gets the new iPhone. We debate whether the iPhone is better than the Blackberry. Perez Hilton gets punched by the Black Eyed Peas manager. We listen to Perez's video he made about the incident. Ed McMahon dies. We talk about the movies that are out right now and see if Patrice has seen any.
Today on Opie and Jimmy, we start the show discussing a new Brian Wilson movie, we talk about Roland falling asleep at movies, Tom Papa joins the show, we talk more about music, Dennis Falcone stops by, and we talk more about music.
Today on Bennington, the show talks about this Summer's television hype, we watch a video of a sword chopping off someone's nose, legendary comedian Barry Crimmins drops by for an interview, and Tammy Pescatelli is in studio for an hour to talk about Prince, the 1980s and her new stand-up special.