• 02:59

    "SOME GOOD CRAIC " Larry Kirwan -Black 47 - Episode #100

    in Music

    On Wewdnesday night 11/12/14 Some Good Craic will be celebrating its 100th Episode with a tribute to Black 47 .


    Black 47 plays their final show on November 15th at BB Kings in Times Square after 25 years of entertaining the world.    


    and on this 100th episode Larry Kirwan will be calling in to the show. I'll be chatting with Larry and playing Black 47 tunes all night long. It'll be a 3 hour show with Jonny Ra calling in as well.  


    Larry Kirwan is the leader, singer/guitarist and composer for the Irish-American rock band Black 47. Black 47 has released thirteen CDs for both major and independent labels. The band has appeared on Leno, Letterman and O’Brien and been profiled in most major magazines and newspapers in the US. 

    He has written twelve plays and musicals, five of which are collected in the book Mad Angels. Liverpool Fantasy, his best known play, has been produced Off-Broadway and at the Dublin Theatre Festival. 

    He has also written a novel version of Liverpool Fantasy (translated into Japanese, Spanish and Greek), and a memoir Green Suede Shoes. Rockin’ The Bronx, his latest novel, was recently published in the US and UK. 

    Kirwan hosts and produces Celtic Crush for SiriusXM Satellite Radio and writes a weekly column for the Irish Echo. A political activist, he has long been involved in Irish and American causes. 

    His dramatic musical, Hard Times, with re-imagined versions of Stephen Foster songs, was the critical hit of the 2012 First Irish Theatre Festival and will re-open in the fall of 2013. 

  • 01:41

    BUSINESSES OWNED BY WOMEN OF COLOR: "WILMA & ETHEL" Entrepreneur, KISHA HICKS

    in Lifestyle

    This week’s OH MTG! featured creative phenom is Kisha Hicks from Wilma & Ethel handcrafted jewelry, based in Downtown Los Angeles and founded by Miss Hicks in 2006. The company name “WILMA & ETHEL” comes from a combination of her dog's nickname, Wilma (That’s right kids, as in “Wilma” from THE FLINTSTONES)  with a natural pairing with Ethel (Right again, kids… as in “Ethel Mertz” from I LOVE LUCY), both famous 50's TV gals.  Kisha's “Wilma & Ethel” jewelry, like her company name, has an overriding motif - Girlfriends.  Girls who work together, play together, and share memories together.  This is “Wilma & Ethel”.


    Each piece is expertly designed and hand-crafted by Kisha herself.  A graduate of FIDM (Fashion Institute of Design and Marketing), Kisha has developed a line rich in natural themes & bohemian textures, designing contemporary jewelry with a vintage flair.  Her collections vary from delicate contemporary designs to vintage motifs with materials ranging from 14K Gold-plated & Sterling Silver to Mixed Metals & Suede.  


    If you have missed any of our previous shows - catch all of our show recordings at spreaker.com or facebook.com/ohmtg to get your fill of conversation, music and laughter.

  • 01:01

    Musician Craig of Suede & Artist Hugo Navarro

    in Comedy

    We have a special show tonight. We are mixing art with music. Carla Navarro, daughter of international artist Hugo Navarro, will call in and talk about her father's work.
    Hugo A Navarro was born in Santiago Chile and emigrated to US in 1977.  He has lived in Connecticut, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Michigan and California.  Here in California, he works with local artists’ projects and exhibitions. He has also participated in projects and exhibitions in Spain, Germany, Mexico, Argentina and Chile.  He has a website at:  www.hanavarro.org.
    Navarro, is a self-taught artist and a creator of nature in its many aspects. As a creator, here are his inner responses to his latest work, titled “For All These Time.”  These paintings were made in a jail cell at the new home of the 555 Nonprofit Gallery and Studios, located at the former Third Precinct of the Detroit Police Department in the South West Detroit, Michigan Welcome Center.
    Musician Craig of Suede will perform live in our studio. He also will talk about his upcoming CD.
     

  • 01:17

    Holly Stephey Talks to Labretta Suede &The Motel 6

    in Entertainment

    Labretta Suede and The Motel 6 are a bunch of crazed rock ‘n’ rollers with a reckless set and a show of music and outfits you could just LICK! With a 50′s rock ‘n’ roll influence, a twang and some dirge, Labretta Suede and The Motel 6 are an ass whippin’, high kickin’, low down rockin’ an-a-reelin’, high-class outfit. Formed in 2005 in Auckland, New Zealand with influences wide throughout the decades before them of damn good music. This band brings back the true essence of roots based rock n roll, punk and rockabilly blues.Fronted by bad girl tease Labretta Suede, with her sexy gritty performances, full frontal outfits and irresistible, irreverent, deep rich vocals that simply undress and unleash you while, right-hand flesh eating Johnny Moondog makes you completely unhinged with his wild tone, crazed reverb and mind bending psychedelic distortion and sneer. These two unruly and insatiable founding members are the essence behind this world traveled jungle of juju strange.Complimented by their original New Zealand counterparts, Chris ‘Bumbo’ Kemp  and JayL Vodanovich  who kept their heads cool to lay down the slosh, so as not to drown.This melding of nostalgic, yet originally infused swagger was at the fore front of bad-ass rock n roll car culture, b -grade art, cinema and burlesque in their faraway shores of Aotearoa (New Zealand). However, feeling the fever to spread the disease long and far from the way down under pools of volcanic laha, they relocated to the other side of the planet. That’s right, to New York City.Seeking to find just the right kinda strange to fit their new line-up. Cue, Max Speed . A man of 50′s super hero physic and proportions yet with dainty ankles for high-heel wearing and stocking steeling. However, all would not be complete without drummer Capt’n Gerry. So, the new line-up of fiends was born. http://www.labrettasuede.com/wordpress/

  • 00:31

    I GOT NEXT.....Part 6

    in Entertainment

    I GOT NEXT..Part 6 Make sure yall tune in April 5th @11pm. New music from Charlottesville's own Versity aka Jarell Jones along with Magnify  Production Manager, Bernard Katina LIVE INTERVIEW to listen Call show 347.326.9834 live chat online as well . Submit music, to freecity704@gmail.com Ray Ruga hosting LIVE , Jack Suede, and Imanjin will be there.
    www.blogtalkradio.com/freecityradio 704 #freecitradio704 #freecty(twitter)

  • 00:44

    Happy Birthday, Johnny Cash: W.S. "Fluke" Holland Cash Drummer

    in Entertainment

    On Talk About Radio


    He was the drummer for Johnny Cash for 37 years, played during the original "Million Dollar Quartet" gathering at Sun Studio, was the first to ever play a set of drums at the Grand 'ol Oprey, and was inducted into the Rockabilly Hall of Fame. Host Linda Rez has a conversation with "The Father of Drums", W.S. "Fluke" Holland.


    He shares these stories from the music history he lived:


    *The car accident that slowed down Carl Perkin's career on the heels of Blue Suede Shoes.


    *Thoughts about Sam Phillips of Sun Studio. 


    *What really happened on the day of the "Million Dollar Quartet" jam session. 


    *How he helped bring The Statler Brothers to the attention of Johnny Cash.


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  • 00:44

    W.S. "Fluke" Holland Drummer for Johnny Cash & Carl Perkins

    in Entertainment

    He was the drummer for Johnny Cash for 37 years, played during the original "Million Dollar Quartet" gathering at Sun Studio, was the first to ever play a set of drums at the Grand 'ol Oprey, and was inducted into the Rockabilly Hall of Fame.  Host Linda Rez has a conversation with "The Father of Drums", W.S. "Fluke" Holland.  


    He shares these stories from the music history he lived:


    *The car accident that slowed down Carl Perkin's career on the heels of Blue Suede Shoes.


    *Thoughts about Sam Phillips of Sun Studio.


    *What really happened on the day of the "Million Dollar Quartet" jam session.


    *How he helped bring The Statler Brothers to the attention of Johnny Cash.


    *The Bob Dylan Johnny Cash sessions


    *What he and Johnny Cash talked about in private.


    *The thing that turned Johnny Cash's career around.


    *The REAL Johnny Cash


     

  • 00:02

    DO NOT CLICK! NOT LIKE LOCAL RADIO! ONLY FOR THE 1% OF U.S. TRUTH LISTENERS!

    in Comedy

    WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! TRUTH AND REALITY ZONE ONLY! NOT FOR PROFFESSIONAL RADIO LISTENERS! DO NOT CLICK IF YOU CARE ABOUT YOUR PRESENT SITUATION MORE THAN YOUR FUTURE! HELP IS ON THE WAY AND IT IS BURSTING THROUGH YOUR SPEAKERS, HEADPHONES, AND COMPUTER!!! DO NOT GET INVOLVED WITH THIS IF YOU DONT CARE ABOUT REALITY! REALIST ONLY!

  • 01:06

    Episode 120: Larry Kirwan of Black 47

    in Indie Music

    Join Jerry and Jackie as they chat with author, musician and playwright Larry Kirwan. Larry is best known as the front man of the New York-based group Black 47. He is the author of the novels Green Suede Shoes: An Irish-American Odyssey and Rockin' the Bronx. Currently Larry's play, "Hard Times: An American Musical" is performing in New York City. Larry is also the host of "Celtic Crush" on Sirius Radio. 


    Larry's band, Black 47, recently announced that they will be retiring in November 2014 after 25 years together. They just recorded a new album, "Last Call" which will be released later this year. 

  • 01:59

    Xpressions Radio ft. Suede Cursive

    in Poetry

    I started writing about a year ago, and have kept going ever since. I’ve featured at Lyrical Exchange at Queen Bees Art and Culture center, where I perform every Tuesday.
    I am inspired by whatever the Lord lays on my heart so there is really no telling what I will write about next.
    I’m a young, 19 year old poet just looking to express myself.

  • 02:37

    Greg DeMarco Show - Suede Thompson, Leanne Marie and Su Yung

    in Wrestling


     


    Suede Thompson, Leanne Marie and Su Yung join the show!


    After becoming a Tuesday night tradition, The Greg DeMarco Show moves to Sunday nights on The Smash Radio Network! For nearly two years, Greg has been joined by co-host and best friend “The Wrestling Realist” Patrick O’Dowd. With his unique viewpoint on the professional wrestling business, Patrick will take those fans who overact to the events of the past week and welcome them back to earth! Originally built as an extension of their near daily banter, the duo has grown into two of the most respected wrestling analysts on the ‘net.


    The GDMS guest list is one of the most impressive in the business, including appearances by TNA talent “The Fallen Angel” Christopher Daniels, former WWE Superstar Chris “Masters” Mordetzky, ECW/WWF/WCW legend “The Franchise” Shane Douglas, former 5-time NWA World Heavyweight Champion “Scrap Iron” Adam Pearce and many of today’s top independent talent including Ring of Honor World Champion Kevin Steen, Pro Wrestling Guerrilla World Champion Adam Cole, Dragon Gate USA Open The Freedom Gate Champion Johnny Gargano and independent wrestling’s #1 female star, Rain.


    The show also features appearances by The DeMarcettes, the seven hottest unsigned talents in all of women’s independent wrestling. Buggy Nova (WWE/NXT), Barbi Hayden (Texas), Veda Scott (ROH), Terra Calaway (SoCal, WSU), Scarlett Bordeaux (Chikara, AIW, CZW), Su Yung (WWE/NXT, Shine, Shimmer) and Allie Parker (Las Vegas) entertain fans on a regular basis during The Greg DeMarco Show!


    (Showtime is 10 pm eastern, 11 pm on PPV Sundays!)

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