Scott Shannon interviews

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J. Geils Band Singer Peter Wolf Went From Sleeping by a River To Rooming With David Lynch and Turning Down ‘Saturday Night Live’

The J. Geils Band singer talks about his famous roommate David Lynch and turning the tables on Saturday Night Live.


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Simon Pegg Confirms Tom Cruise Isn’t Crazy… On Set of ‘Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation’

Say what you will about Cruise and his personal life, but the man is a true professional on set, according to his Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation costar Simon Pegg.



A Friendly Sibling Rivalry Fuels Success For ‘The Property Brothers’

Jonathan and Drew Scott, stars of HGTV’s massively popular show Property Brothers, stopped by the CBS-FM studios for an interview with Scott Shannon and co-host/super fan Patty Steele.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.



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.



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.