Downtown: The Podcast Episode #179

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/12125339/Downtown-the-Podcast-179Jake-Kring-Schreifels-Joe-Posnanski.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Joe Posnanski, Jake Kring-Schreifels   Joe Posnanski discusses his new book, THE BASEBALL 100, a great collection of essays on some of the game’s very best. Jake Kring-Schreifels of The Ringer talks about his oral history of the film, THAT THING […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #178

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/05160615/Downtown-the-Podcast-178Lynda-Day-George-Bill-Mumy-Angela-Cartwright.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Lynda Day-George, Bill Mumy, Angela Cartwright Bill Mumy and Angela Cartwright share stories from their book, LOST AND FOUND IN SPACE 2: BLAST OFF INTO THe EXPANDED EDITION and actress Lynda Day George looks back at her time on “Mission: Impossible”, […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #177

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/28134912/Downtown-the-Podcast-177Steven-Van-Zandt-Stephen-Tobolowsky.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Stephen Tobolowsky, Steven Van Zandt Actor and author Stephen Tobolowsky shares stories of returning to work under COVID protocols and explains why being a grandparent is better than owning a Camaro. Steve Van Zandt talked about Springsteen, walking away from the […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #176

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/21123206/Downtown-the-Podcast-176Russ-Giguere-Marshall-Crenshaw.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Marshall Crenshaw, Russ Giguere Singer-songwriter Marshall Crenshaw talked with us about his new album, “The Wild, Exciting Sounds of Marshall Crenshaw: Live in the 20th and 21st Century”, and singer Russ Giguere, a founding member of The Association, looks back on […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #175

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/14133234/Downtown-the-Podcast-175Ken-Burns-Morton-Dean.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Ken Burns, Morton Dean Ken Burns returns to discuss his new documentary (with Sarah Burns & David McMahon) on Muhammad Ali, which premieres Sunday, September 19 on PBS. Longtime CBS and ABC News reporter and anchor Morton Dean looks back at […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #174

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/07164254/Downtown-the-Podcast-174Treva-Silverman-Merry-Clayton.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Treva Silverman, Merry Clayton Emmy Award winning writer Treva Silverman remembers her friend and Mary Tyler Moore Show colleague, Ed Asner. Singer Merry Clayton talked with us about the making of her new album, BEAUTIFUL SCARS.  


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #173

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/31170517/Downtown-the-Podcast-173Pat-Alger-Jimmy-Cliff.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Pat Alger, Jimmy Cliff The great songwriter Pat Alger talked with us about his work, which includes songs that became hits for Livingston Taylor, Nanci Griffith, Kathy Mattea, and Garth Brooks. The legendary Jimmy Cliff discussed his new single, HUMAN TOUCH, […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #172

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/24161739/Downtown-the-Podcast-172Ellen-Foley-Richard-Chizmar.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests:Ellen Foley, Richard Chizmar Singer and actress Ellen Foley talks with us about her remarkable career, including working with Meatloaf, Jim Steinman, Ian Hunter, The Clash, and Milos Forman, as well as her new album, FIGHTING WORDS. Author Richard Chizmar discusses his […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #171

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/17160022/Downtown-the-Podcast-171Barbara-Eden-Colin-Hay.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Barbara Eden, Colin Hay Actress Barbara Eden discusses her first children’s book, BARBARA & THE DJINN, and looks back at working with Elvis (on FLAMING STAR), and the 60s classic, I DRTEAM OF JEANNIE. Singer-songwriter Colin Hay returned to the show […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #170

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/11111337/Downtown-the-Podcast-170Josh-Karp-Siobhan-Fallon-Hogan.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Josh Karp Screenwriter, producer, and actor Siobhan Fallon Hogan discusses her new film, RUSHED. Writer Josh Karp talks Orson Welles, Ned Beatty, and more.        


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #169

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/03121548/Downtown-the-Podcast-169Dee-Snider-Ed-Begley-Jr.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Ed Begley Jr., Dee Snider Actor and environmental activist Ed Begley, Jr. discusses his work on shows like “St. Elsewhere” and “Young Sheldon”, the Christopher Guest mockumentaries, his friendship with William Daniels and Cindy Williams, and his Earth-Responsible cleaning products. Singer-Musician-Actor […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #168

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/27133950/Downtown-the-Podcast-168Leigh-Montville-Aron-Gaudet-Gita-Pulapilly.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Leigh Montville, Aron Gaudet, Gita Pulapilly Leigh Montville discusses his new book on covering the 1969 NBA Finals between the Celtics & Lakers, TALL MEN, SHORT SHORTS. Writer-Directors Aron Gaudet & Gita Pullapilly talk with us about the making of their […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #167

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/20150538/Downtown-the-Podcast-167Julia-Duffy-Jonathan-Taplin.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Jonathan Taplin, Julia Duffy. Jonathan Taplin shares stories of working with Bob Dylan and The Band, producing Martin Scorsese’s “Mean Streets”, and more from his book, “The Magic Years: Scenes froma Rock & Roll Life”. Julia Duffy discusses the recent virtual […]


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #166

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/13093254/Downtown-the-Podcast-166Scott-Ryan-Curtis-Armstrong.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuests: Scott Ryan & Curtis Armstrong On this week’s episode, we celebrate the series, MOONLIGHTING, with Scott Ryan, author of MOONLIGHTING: AN ORAL HISTORY, and Curtis Armstrong, who played Herbert Viola on the show.    


Downtown: The Podcast Episode #165

http://media.blubrry.com/downtownthepodcast/p/www.downtownwithrichkimball.com.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/06164633/Downtown-the-Podcast-165Chriis-Matthews.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSGuest: Chris Matthews. Journalist and political insider Chris Matthews talks with us about his latest book, “This Country: My Life In Politics and History”.