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Pass The Popcorn 6.7.21

Allen Adams of The Maine Edge shares his thoughts on the new films “Fatherhood” and  “Luca” on this week’s Pass The Popcorn.  


Eric Gullickson 6.21.21

Eric Gullickson of WABI-TV5 joined us to look back at the weekend’s state championship baseball and softball games.  


High School Report with Marc Calnan 6.18.21

Marc Calnan from Eastern Maine Sports joined us to talk high school baseball and softball playoffs.


This Day In Rock & Roll History 6.18.21

Mighty John Marshall takes us on another musical odyssey on Downtown.


Nick Coit 6.18.21

Nick Coit from ABC-6 in Providence joined us to discuss the Celtics trade for Al Horford and the Red Sox strong play of late.  


Luke Epplin 6.17.21

Author Luke Epplin joined us this afternoon to discuss his book, OUR TEAM: THE EPIC STORY OF FOUR MEN AND THE WORLD SERIES THAT CHANGED BASEBALL.


Steve Buckley 6.17.21

Steve Buckley from The Athletic joined us to talk Red Sox and more on today’s Downtown.


Kenny Vance 6.16.21

Music legend Kenny Vance talked with us about his group, Jay & The Amerians, his work with Steely Dan, and on films like “Eddie & The Cruisers”, “Animal House”, and “American Hot Wax”, as well as his current group, The Planotones.


Sports Lit 101 6.16.21

Bruce Pratt joins us for this week’s Sports Lit 101 to discuss the book “The Best Team Over There: The Untold Story of Grover Cleveland Alexander and the Great War” by Jim Leeke .


Kenjamin Franklin 6.16.21

Music insider Kenjamin Franklin talked with us about the glory days of the Fillmore East, chronicled by photgrapher Amalie Rothschild, and the subject of a series of interviews Ken conducted with her.


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #162

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/15113426/Downtown-the-Podcast-162Dennis-Kucinich-Dexton-Deboree.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Dennis Kucinich & Dexton Deboree. Former Cleveland mayor, Ohio congressman, and presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich discusses his book, THE DIVISION OF LIGHT & POWER. Filmmaker Dexton Deboree talks about his latest project, PROMISELAND, a documentary series on NBA star Ja Morant, […]


Colin Fleming 6.15.21

Our usual wide-ranging conversation with writer Colin Fleming, as well discussed Powell & Pressburger’s “A Canterbury Tale”, The Grateful Dead’s “Box of Rain”, The Beatles at the BBC in 1962 (with Pete Best on drums), and the career of baseball’s Gary Carter.


Message In The Bottle 6.15.21

Eric Mihan from Bangor Wine & Cheese Company joins us for  this week’s Message In The Bottle.


John Karalis 6.15.21

John Karalis from Boston Sports Journal and the Locked On Celtics Podcast joined us today for his weekly visit.


Ty Anderson 6.14.21

Ty Anderson of 98.5 The Sports Hub shares his thoughts on what the Boston Bruins off-season may look like.


Dexton Deboree 6.14.21

Filmmaker Dexton Deboree talked with us about his docuseries, PROMISELAND, which chronicles the rookie season of NBA star Ja Morant, and is airing now on Crackle.


Dennis Kucinich 6.14.21

Former Ohio congressman, Cleveland mayor, and presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich talked with us about his new book, THE DIVISION OF LIGHT AND POWER, published by Penguin books and available everywhere.


Michael Hurley 6.10.21

Michael Hurley from WBZ-CBS Boston joined us to discuss the Bruins, Patriots, and more.


Ben Layman 6.10.21

Penobscot Theatre Company Education Director Ben Layman joined us to talk about summer camps and programs that are available to area youth.


Sean McAdam 6.9.21

Sean McAdam from Boston Sports Journal joined us to discuss the Red Sox on today’s show.


Sports Lit 101 6.9.21

Bruce Pratt joins us for this week’s Sports Lit 101 to discuss the book “Castro’s Curveball” by Tim Wendel.


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #161

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/08140728/Downtown-the-Podcast-161Stephen-Tobolowsky-Colin-Fleming.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests:  Stephen Tobolowsky & Colin Fleming Actor and author Stephen Tobolowsky talks about the L.A. Theatre Works audio production of his play, A GOOD DAY AT AUSCHWITZ. Writer Colin Fleming discusses his recent Jazz Times pieces on Charlie Christian and Eric Dolphy, […]


Colin Fleming 6.8.21

Writer Colin Fleming discusses classic radio shows LIGHTS OUT and YOURS TRULY JOHNNY DOLLAR, the 1951 film, HIS KIND OF WOMAN, and a couple of talented second basemen.


Message In The Bottle 6.8.21

  Eric Mihan from Bangor Wine & Cheese Company joins us for  this week’s Message In The Bottle.


John Karalis 6.8.21

John Karalis of Boston Sports Journal and the Locked On Celtics Podcast talked with us about Celtics coaching candidates and trade options.


Pass The Popcorn 6.7.21

Allen Adams of The Maine Edge shares his thoughts on the new films “Introducing Jodea” and  “The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It” on this week’s Pass The Popcorn.  


Don Most 6.7.21

Actor-Director-Singer Don Most returned to the show this afternoon to talk about his award winning performance in the film, “Lost Heart”, streaming now on Amazon Prime.


Chad Finn 6.7.21

Chad Finn of The Boston Globe checked-in to talk Red Sox, Celtics, and Patriots.


Julia Marchese 6.7.21

Filmmaker Julia Marchese joined us in studio to discuss her visit scouting locations for this summer’s filming of the Stephen King short story, “I Know What You Need”.


High School Report with Marc Calnan 6.4.21

We got the latest on high school sports today from Marc Calnan of Eastern Maine Sports.


This Day In Rock & Roll History 6.4.21

Another lesson from the school of rock with Mighty John Marshall.


Ty Anderson 6.3.21

Ty Anderson from 98.5 The Sports Hub previewed tonight’s Game 3 between the Bruins and New York Islanders in the Stanley Cup playoffs.


Shawn Laatsch 6.3.21

Shawn Laatsch filled us in on celestial events and those happening at the Versant Power Astronomy Center and Jordan Planetarium.


John Karalis 6.2.21

John Karalis of Boston Sports Journal returned to the show to share his thoughts on the changes in the Celtics front office.


Sports Lit 101 6.2.21

Bruce Pratt joins us for this week’s Sports Lit 101 to discuss the book “Tony Lazzeri: Yankees Legend and Baseball Pioneer” by Lawrence Baldassaro.


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #160

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/01171317/Downtown-the-Podcast-1TFreda-Payne-Arthur-Kanegis.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests:  Freda Payne & Arthur Kanegis Singer and actress Freda Payne talks with us about her career and her new EP, LET THERE BE LOVE. Filmmaker Arthur Kanegis discusses the story of World Citizen #1, Garry Davis, chronicled in the documentary, THE […]


Colin Fleming 6.1.21

Writer Colin Fleming joined us to discuss his recent Jazz Times pieces on Charlie Christian and Eric Dolphy, the Robert Ryan film, THE SET-UP, and the passing of actor Paul Soles, who voiced Hermey The Elf in RUDOLPH THE RED NOSED REINDEER.


Stephen Tobolowsky 6.1.21

Actor and playwright Stephen Tobolowsky talked with us about his play, A GOOD DAY AT AUSCHWITZ, which is being presented as an audio production by L.A. Theatre Works. Go to https://latw.org/ for more information.


John Karalis 6.1.21

Is this the end of the line for the Celtics, as they take on the Brooklyn Nets in Game5 of their NBA playoff series tonight? We talked about that and more with John Karalis of Boston Sports Journal.


Message In The Bottle 6.1.21

Eric Mihan from Bangor Wine & Cheese Company joins us for  this week’s Message In The Bottle.


Gary Tanguay 5.27.21

Gary Tanguay joined us this afternoon to discuss movies, Boston sports, and more.


Nick Coit 5.27.21

Nick Coit of ABC-6 in Providence hopped on the radio with us to talk Red Sox and more.


Sports Lit 101 with Tim Wendel 5.26.21

Author Tim Wendel joined Bruce Pratt and Rich to discuss “Escape from Castro’s Cuba”.


Emma Tiedemann 5.26.21

Emma Tiedemann, the voice of the Portland Sea Dogs, joined us to talk baseball this afternoon.


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #159

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/18092139/Downtown-the-Podcast-159Tiffany-Josh-Karp.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests:  Tiffany & Josh Karp Singer and actress Tiffany joined us to discuss her career and her new album, SHADOWS.  Journalist and author Josh Karp talks about Orson Welles, THE BAD NEWS BEARS, and those 1970s ABC After School Specials.  


Colin Fleming 5.25.21

Writer Colin Fleming joined us to discuss “Finnegans Wake”, The Grateful Dead’s “Ripple”, “The Haunted Strangler”, and the late-career performance of Carlton Fisk.


John Karalis 5.25.21

John Karalis of Boston Sports Journal and the Locked On Celtics Podcast sets the scene for tonight’s Game 2 of the Celtics-Nets playoff series.


Message In The Bottle 5.25.21

Eric Mihan from Bangor Wine & Cheese Company with this week’s Message In The Bottle, discussing port.


Arthur Kanegis 5.25.21

Director Arthur Kanegis joined us to discuss his documentary, THE WORLD IS MY COUNTRY, the story of “World Citizen #1”, Garry Davis. Learn more at theworldismycountry.com


Pass The Popcorn 5.24.21

Allen Adams of The Maine Edge shares his thoughts on several new films on Pass The Popcorn, including “Drunk Bus” and “Army of the Dead”.  


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