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Judah Friedlander’s First Time: ‘It Just Felt Warm and Like Home’

Judah Friedlander talks about his first time taking the comedy stage at the age of 19 and will star in the new Seth MacFarlane-created cartoon Bordertown, premiering in January on Fox’s “Sunday Funday” line-up.

06/18/2015

Nile Rodgers in studio at WCBS-FM. (Photo: Louis Pulice/WCBS-FM)

Nile Rodgers Was ‘Too Cool’ For Screamin’ Jay Hawkins [VIDEO]

Nile Rodgers talks to Scott Shannon about playing the Apollo with Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, recording with Duran Duran, and FOLD Festival 2015.

06/17/2015

Scott Shannon & James Taylor (Photo: E.J. Judge/CBS Local)

James Taylor’s New Approach To Songwriting Takes Hold On ‘Before This World’

There are really only two differences in the way Taylor works now than he did in the past: drug-free (he’s been clean since 1983 after a nearly 20-year addiction to heroin) and, more recently, the manner in which he writes songs.

06/16/2015

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Matthew & Gunnar Nelson: ‘Accepting’ New Yorkers Influenced Rick Nelson’s ‘Garden Party’

Matthew and Gunnar Nelson discuss the night that influenced “Garden Party”; Rick Nelson’s last Top 40 hit.

06/11/2015

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Alan Thicke Believes His Son ‘Got The Shaft’ In ‘Blurred Lines’ Decision

Alan Thicke—on with Scott Shannon to promote his show ‘Unusually Thicke’— discussed the ‘Blurred Lines’ lawsuit his son Robin Thicke is embroiled in.

06/03/2015

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Ed Sheeran ‘The Opener’ Comes “Out Of Retirement” for the Rolling Stones

At only 24-years-old, he must be feeling like a “drunk monkey,” as Scott Shannon put it, after going from an unknown artist to worldwide superstar in about three seconds.

05/29/2015

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Have A Question For Huey Lewis? Go To The ‘Ask Huey’ Section Of His Website

Ironically, for important news on Huey Lewis and the News, the “Ask Huey” section of hueylewisandthenews.com may or may not be the best place to go.

05/28/2015

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American Idol Winner Nick Fradiani Heads Out on the Road with ‘Idols Live’

Joining us in the Big Show studio this morning was the season 14 winner of American Idol, and one of Patty Steele’s heart throb hunks, Nick Fradiani.

05/21/2015

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Legendary Voice of Letterman, Alan Kalter In Studio

Joining us in the Big Show Studio this morning was the long time announcer for “The Late Show” with David Letterman, the one and only Alan Kalter.

05/18/2015