Brian Ray from Paul McCartney’s touring band called in to share stories about life on the road with Sir Paul and to talk about his new album with The Bayonets.Follow @bigwakeupcall
Jason Mewes very professionally called into plug the new book, Jay and Silent Bob’s Blueprints for Destroying Everything. My finger never even came near the dump button!
Either we woke Reggie up, or he’s so brilliant he did the whole interview in character as a guy who just woke up.Follow @bigwakeupcall
When NBC needed someone to bring some medical drama experience to their new series “The Night Shift,” they called in Eriq LaSalle. Eriq called in to promote the episode he directed, and talked about what makes a director an “actor’s director.”Follow @bigwakeupcall
I cannot overstate how important an influence the Small Faces have been to me as a music fan, songwriter and musician. It was fantastic to spend a few minutes with the legendary Ian McLagan to talk about his new album, United States. Ian also mentioned a few things he’ll personally require before reuniting with Rod Stewart.
Music icon Darryl “DMC” McDaniels called in to talk about a cancer awareness event he was hosting. He also did a freestyle rap for me at the end of the interview. If my 16-year-old self is somehow reading this: Yes. This happens in the future.
Comedy veteran Bianca Kajlich plays Leslie Burton on NBC’s hit summer series “Undateable.” She dished the dirt on what makes a successful ensemble comedy.Follow @bigwakeupcall