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FOFPOD EP12 – The History Makers – Radio Biz Legend John Rook

FAR 1400John Rook (1937-2016) shares war stories from his days as America’s foremost radio program director and consultant.

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FOFPOD EP11 – Music Law 101 with Ben McLane

FAR 1400Music attorney Ben McLane answers questions pertaining to entertainment industry-related topics.

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FOFPOD EP10 – Randy Holden – Guitar God

FAR 1400An interview with guitar legend Randy Holden.

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FOFPOD EP9 – Asian-American Actress Ren Hanami

FAR 1400Ren Hanami (Lynn from HBO’s hit series Silicon Valley) reflects upon working alongside Beavis and Butt-head creator Mike Judge, and the challenges faced by Asian-Americans in Hollywood.

Hanami has also appeared on such shows as Grey’s Anatomy, ER, and Private Practice.

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FOFPOD EP8 – Phil Manning’s Australian Blues

FAR 1400Guitarist Phil Manning reflects on life spent Down Under as an integral part of Australia’s blues heritage.

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FOFPOD EP7 – A Prince Primer with Audio Engineer Susan Rogers

FAR 1400Audio engineer Susan Rogers discusses producing music alongside Prince in the 1980s.

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FAR 1400In Sue Tabashnik’s book, The Fans’ Love Story: How the Movie ‘Dirty Dancing’ Captured the Hearts of Millions!, admirers of Patrick Swayze’s work reflect on how the 1987 flick changed their lives.  Here, Tabashnik analyzes the film, her project, and the legend of Johnny Castle.

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FOFPOD EP4 – Carl Giammarese of the Buckinghams

FAR 1400Carl Giammarese, co-founder of The Buckinghams, speaks out on the experience of performing at the White House for two U.S. presidents, ace songwriter Jim Holvay’s influence upon the group’s creative and commercial fortunes, the significance of the band’s music to American military veterans, and additional topics.

Hits include ‘Kind of a Drag,’ ‘Don’t You Care,’ ‘Hey, Baby (They’re Playing Our Song)‘, and other top sellers from the Flower Power era.  A version of the ensemble, led by original members Giammarese (guitar/lead vocals) and Nick Fortuna (bass/vocals), continues to perform concerts worldwide.

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FOFPOD EP3 – Music – Then and Now

Far Out Flavors Logo“Music – Then and Now” traces the chronology of music from ancient times to today, and covers a wide variety of styles including blues, classical, country, hip-hop, jazz, R&B, and rock.

Topics include:

  • Miles Davis’ influence upon contemporary music
  • The development of R&B/Soul into hip-hop
  • The intersection between classical music and hip-hop

The program also contains previously unreleased segments.

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FOFPOD EP2 – The Top 15 Films of All Time with Travis Bean

FAR 1400Film enthusiast Travis Bean of FilmColossus.com shares his thoughts on the top 15 films of all time.

Film List: Nashville, Paprika, Reflections of Evil, Tabu, News From Home, The Strange Little Cat, Magnolia, Outer Space, Showgirls, The Fury, Brick and Mirror, Inland Empire, Mother and Son, L’Atalante, Tropical Malady
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FOFPOD EP1 – Cooper and Conner

FAR 1400Beer enthusiast Edward Cooper of BeersNBars.com shares his thoughts on the top five beers on today’s market.

Beer List: Might As Well (Golden Road), KoKo Brown (Kona), Session Black Lager (Full Sail), Pale Ale (Sierra Nevada), and Pliny the Elder (Russian River).

Indie artist James Conner discusses the musical significance of Nirvana, Kurt Cobain, and Dave Grohl.

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S2 Ep25 – Porn Star Meets the Godfather

FAR 1400In “Porn Star Meets the Godfather,” adult film actress Katt Lowden relates stories from the trenches of the porn industry, Travis Bean of FilmColossus.com analyzes Francis Ford Coppola’s “The Godfather,” and show host Marcus Singletary shares the top responses for those being threatened with deportation.
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S2 Ep24 – Country, Electronic Music, and Kurt Cobain

FAR 1400Indie artists James Conner and Stephen Mason are interviewed.

Conner, a San Francisco-based musician, analyzes the music of the 1990s, and the overall influence of such icons as Nirvana, Pearl Jam, and Nine Inch Nails.

Mason, a songwriter from Florida inspired by Johnny Cash, examines the world of contemporary C&W.

Both guests also share their thoughts on technical advance and the state of modern record production.

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S2 Ep22 – Season’s Greetings from Far Out Flavors

FAR 1400Edward Cooper of BeersNBars.com shares his list of the five best holiday brews on the market; Travis Bean of FilmColossus.com revisits Stanley Kubrick’s 1980 horror flick “The Shining.”
Also Featured: “Charley Alan,” “The Bonnie Wright Show,” SPIT 909 Printers, “Dungo,” “Yes – and No – on Proposition 608,” “College Logic.”
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S2 Ep21 – An Hour’s Worth of Pure Entertainment

FAR 1400Travis Bean of FilmColossus.com on Rick Alverson’s 2015 film “Entertainment”; S. Leigh Savidge (writer of Welcome to Death Row, the book from which the film “Straight Outta Compton” was adapted) on comedy; Show host Marcus Singletary presents the History of Music in a Half-Hour – a comprehensive assessment of contemporary music’s origins.

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FAR 1400Travis Bean from FilmColossus.com on Apocalypse Now, GOP lawmaker Dennis Baxley on guns, and show host Marcus Singletary’s comments on policing and the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Far Out Flavors’ Ten-Minute Demo

FAR 1400Far Out Flavors‘ Ten-Minute Demo is the best place to start discovering what the program is all about.

Edited, produced, and emceed by show host Marcus Singletary.

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S2 Ep16 – The Top 11 Films of the 2010s

FAR 1400Travis Bean of FilmColossus.com offers up a debate-worthy list of the eleven best films of the 2010s, so far.

Film List: Girl Walk//All Day, Magic Mike XXL, The Tree of Life, Inherent Vice, Certified Copy, Spring Breakers, Passion, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Entertainment, Mysteries of Lisbon, Vamps.

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S2 Ep10 – By Popular Demand

FAR 1400‘By Popular Demand’ combines Edward Cooper’s Tales from the Beer Trail and Travis Bean’s Kubrick-critiques with some interesting segments that include host Marcus Singletary’s recollections of college life and a comment on parenting and political correctness by Mitch Miller.

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S2 Ep9 – How to Shop for Your Favorite Spirits for Less

FAR 1400Edward Cooper of BeersNBars.com shares the top ways to get your favorite spirits at low cost. Q: How does the heavy metal band Mötley Crüe fit into an episode on shopping? Listen, and find out.

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