Scott Shannon interviews


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.


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Meet The Event Singer, Josh Walther, Who Performed With Paul McCartney

McCartney performed at the Interlachen Country Club in Winter Park, Florida with Josh Walther and the Phase5.


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Bob Saget Remembers The Magic of ‘Full House’ & ‘America’s Funniest Home Videos’

Best known for his role on family friendly shows like Full House and America’s Funniest Home Videos, the dichotomy of Saget’s career is is showcased by his stand up comedy, very often described as “blue.”


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“Fluffy Guy” Gabriel Iglesias In Studio with Scott Shannon

This Friday, April 17th, self proclaimed “Fluffy Guy” Gabriel Iglesias will be performing for the first time in his already illustrious career at the iconic NYC venue Madison Square Garden — tickets are on sale NOW!


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Mookie Wilson Thinks The Mets Are ‘Looking Good’ Heading Into 2015 Season

Mookie Wilson isn’t making any predictions, but he believes the New York Mets can find a lot of success this season.


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Matthew Perry Injects New Life Into ‘The Odd Couple’

Since wrapping up ten very successful seasons of Friends a little more than a decade ago, Matthew Perry has had leading roles in several original sitcoms with varying degrees of success. Now he’s giving the reboot a shot.


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Watch Scott Shannon’s ‘Breakfast with The Big Show 1 Year Anniversary Spectacular’ Official Video

Thank you to all of the fans who came by to support the show and all of our wonderful listeners for a great first year at WCBS-FM!


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Always A Gentleman, Ringo Starr Gave Three Days Notice Before Leaving Rory Storm For The Beatles

After several temporary gigs with John, Paul, and George, Epstein asked Starr to join the band permanently. And immediately.


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Frankie Valli’s Entire Career Has Been A Vacation

“People always come to me and say, ‘Do you ever take time to go on a vacation?’ I’ve been on vacation,” says Valli. “It’s been my entire career so, I mean, what could be better than that?”


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A New Approach To Recording Lands Andy Kim A Spot On Letterman

The interest in Kim’s new album can be partially attributed to an unlikely studio partner.