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Downtown Madness ’20 – Super 64 – Films+Comedy, National, Boston, Maine

Downtown Madness looks back… and Gives Back! Your annual chance to select your favorite Downtown guest of the past year is back! And this year we’re asking to give back as well.  Each round of voting will feature a local non-profit that could really use a little extra support.  All you have to do is click on the […]


This Day In Rock & Roll History 4.3.20

Mighty John Marshall takes us on another magical musical tour presented by Dunnett Appliance & Mattress in the Penobscot Plaza in Bangor.


Roslyn Kind 4.3.20

Singer Roslyn Kind joined us this afternoon to talk about her new singles, “Save The Country” and “Light Of Love.”


Downtown Madness ’20 – Super 64 – Music, Retro Rock, TV & Classic TV

Downtown Madness looks back… and Gives Back! Your annual chance to select your favorite Downtown guest of the past year is back! And this year we’re asking to give back as well.  Each round of voting will feature a local non-profit that could really use a little extra support.  All you have to do is click […]


Sarah Morneault of Tiller & Rye 4.2.20

Sarah Morneault joined us this afternoon to explain how Tiller & Rye is still working to serve customers in Eastern Maine.


Bob Cutler of Novio’s 4.2.20

Bob Cutler from Novio’s Bistro joined us to explain how people can pitch in to provide meals for health care workers.


Nick Coit 4.2.20

Nick Coit of ABC-6 in Providence checked in with us to discuss Boston sports and what he’s covering during the shutdown.


Kyle Draper 4.1.20

We got the latest on the Boston sports scene from Kyle Draper of NBC Sports Boston.


Franke Previte 4.1.20

Oscar winning songwriter Franke Previte talked with us about the release of his song, “One For All”, and how the proceeds will aid the victims of Covid-19. Email Franke at: info@radiotv.com for more information.


Sean Faircloth 4.1.20

Sean Faircloth of Together Place in Bangor joined us to explain how people in Maine can help friends around the nation be safe during the Coronavirus outbreak.


Sports Lit 101 4.1.20

Bruce Pratt joins us for this week’s Sports Lit 101 to talk about the book “Isabel Lefty Alvarez : The Improbable Life of a Cuban American Baseball Star” by Kat D. Williams


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #099

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/31142712/Downtown-the-Podcast-099Billy-Vera-Julia-Duffy.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | RSSJulia Duffy, Billy Vera. Julia Duffy looks back at some favorite Newhart episodes and discusses her book, “Bad Auditions” and the multi-talented Billy Vera shares stories from his more than fifty-year career in entertainment.             […]


Downtown Madness ’20 – First Round – Boston & Maine

Downtown Madness looks back… and Gives Back! Your annual chance to select your favorite Downtown guest of the past year is back! And this year we’re asking to give back as well.  Each round of voting will feature a local non-profit that could really use a little extra support.  All you have to do is click […]


Colin Fleming 3.31.20

Writer Colin Fleming discusses Miles Davis’ “Bitches Brew” and the need for risk in art.


Message In The Bottle 3.31.20

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


John Karalis 3.31.20

Our weekly visit with John Karalis of MassLive.com and the Locked On Celtics Podcast.


Maude Garrett 3.31.20

Pop culture expert Maude Garrett joined us to offer some suggestions for quarantine movie watching.


Shawn Laatsch 3.31.20

Shawn Laatsch joined us to discuss the temporary closure of the Emera Astronomy Center and explains how to access their services online.


Pass The Popcorn 3.30.20

Allen Adams of The Maine Edge gives us his thoughts on “Uncorked” and “Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution” on this week’s edition of Pass The Popcorn.


Edwina Findley Dickerson 3.30.20

Edwina Findley Dickerson talked with us about her work on “The Wire” and “Treme”, and gave us a preview of the final season of “If Loving You Is Wrong.”


Chad Finn 3.30.20

Chad Finn of The Boston Globe joined us on today’s show.


Elana Horwich 3.30.20

Elana Horwich joined us this afternoon to discuss her book, “Meal and a Spiel: How To Be A Badass In The Kitchen.”


Downtown Madness ’20 – Opening Round – Boston & Maine

Downtown Madness looks back… and Gives Back! Your annual chance to select your favorite Downtown guest of the past year is back! And this year we’re asking to give back as well.  Each round of voting will feature a local non-profit that could really use a little extra support.  All you have to do is click […]


The Best of Downtown 3.29.20

Author Amy Bass (“One Goal”) tells us what life has been like in New Rochelle, NY since the onset of Coronavirus there. Emmy Award winning producer Steve Burns fills us in on his new documentary, “Pompeii: Disaster Street”, now airing on Curiosity Stream. Christopher Price of The Boston Globe discusses the Patriots’ turbulent off-season. Actor […]


Julia Duffy 3.27.20

Julia Duffy returned to Downtown to discuss her work on “Newhart” and her book, “Bad Auditions.”


This Day In Rock & Roll History 3.27.20

Mighty John Marshall brings us another lesson from the school of rock.


Billy Vera 3.26.20

Singer-songwriter-actor-music historian Billy Vera returned to Downtown today to share more stories from his career and fascinating life, documented in his memoir, “Harlem To Hollywood.” Also, check out Billy’s newest book, “Rip It Up: The Specialty Records Story”.


Downtown Madness ’20 – First Round – Film/Comedy & National

Downtown Madness looks back… and Gives Back! Your annual chance to select your favorite Downtown guest of the past year is back! And this year we’re asking to give back as well.  Each round of voting will feature a local non-profit that could really use a little extra support.  All you have to do is click […]


Kyle Draper 3.25.20

Kyle Draper of NBC Sports Boston discussed the Patriots, Celtics, and more with us today.


Sports Lit 101 3.25.20

Bruce Pratt joins us for this week’s Sports Lit 101 to talk about the book “Pitching in the Promised Land: A Story of the First and Only Season in the Israel” by Aaron Pribble.


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #098

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/24161802/Downtown-the-Podcast-098Steve-Burns-Amy-Bass.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | RSSAmy Bass, Steve Burns. Author and college professor Amy Bass tells us what life has been like in New Rochelle,NY, as they deal with Covid-19. Executive Producer Steve Burns fills us in on the new documentary, “Pompeii: Disaster Street”, now […]


Colin Fleming 3.24.20

Writer Colin Fleming discusses young Orson Welles, McCoy Tyner, and “The Rifleman.”


Message In The Bottle 3.24.20

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


John Karalis 3.24.20

John Karalis of MassLive.com and the Locked On Celtics Podcast joined us for his weekly visit.


Mark Cartier 3.23.20

Actor Mark S. Cartier joined us to discuss his work on the film, “Blow The Man Down”, and to talk about The Beatles.


Pass The Popcorn 3.23.20

Allen Adams of The Maine Edge gives us his thoughts on “Big Time Adolescence”, “The Platform”, and “Blow the Man Down” on this week’s edition of Pass The Popcorn.


Christopher Price 3.23.20

Christopher Price of The Boston Globe talked with us about the Patriots moving on from Tom Brady.


Downtown Madness ’20 – First Round – Television & Classic TV

Downtown Madness looks back… and Gives Back! Your annual chance to select your favorite Downtown guest of the past year is back! And this year we’re asking to give back as well.  Each round of voting will feature a local non-profit that could really use a little extra support.  All you have to do is click […]


Gary Tanguay 3.20.20

Gary Tanguay of NBC Sports Boston shares his thoughts on the departure of Tom Brady, Chris Sale’s Tommy John surgery, and more.


This Day In Rock & Roll History 3.20.20

Mighty John Marshall with another edition of This Day In Rock & Roll History.


Downtown Madness ’20 – First Round – Music & Retro Rock

Downtown Madness looks back… and Gives Back! Your annual chance to select your favorite Downtown guest of the past year is back! And this year we’re asking to give back as well.  Each round of voting will feature a local non-profit that could really use a little extra support.  All you have to do is click […]


Amy Bass 3.19.20

Amy Bass, author of “One Goal”, joined us to discuss our current situation.


Steve Burns 3.19.20

Executive Producer Steve Burns joined us to discuss the documentary, “Pompeii: Disaster Street.”


Betsy Lundy 3.18.20

Betsy Lundy of the Downtown Bangor Partnership joined us for an update on Downtown businesses.


Sports Lit 101 3.18.20

Bruce Pratt joins us for this week’s Sports Lit 101 to talk about the upcoming book “The Wax Pack: On the Open Road in Search of Baseball’s Afterlife” by Brad Balukjian.


Bob Socci 3.18.20

New England Patriots’ broadcaster Bob Socci talked with us about the departure of Tom Brady and what’s next for the team.


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #097

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/17181004/Downtown-the-Podcast-097Stephen-Tobolowsky-Melissa-L-Williams.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | RSSStephen Tobolowsky, Melissa L Williams. Stephen Tobolowsky talks with us about the new season of One Day At A Time and shares his thoughts on dealing with Coronavirus restrictions. Melissa L. Williams tells us about her new series, Tyler Perry’s […]


Colin Fleming 3.17.20

Writer Colin Fleming joined us for his weekly visit to discuss life in the time of Covid-19.


Message In The Bottle 3.17.20

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


John Karalis 3.17.20

John Karalis of MassLive.com and the Locked On Celtics Podcast joined us for his weekly visit.


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