Talent

All the amazing talent we’ve interviewed so far.

TALENT LIST

Artists

Tom Bailey Lead Singer / The Thompson Twins
Eric Bloom Lead Singer / Blue Oyster Cult
Peter Byrne Lead Singer / Naked Eyes
George Cheyne APB
Vince Clarke Keyboards/ Songwriter/Producer / Depeche Mode, Yazoo, Yaz, Erasure
Cy Curnin Lead Singer / The Fixx
Gary Daly China Crisis
Thomas Dolby Singer/Songwriter
Chris Frantz Drummer / The Talking Heads, Tom Tom Club
John French Guitarist / Twisted Sister
Debbie Harry Singer/Songwriter /Blondie
Billy Howerdel Singer/Songwriter / A Perfect Circle; Ashes Divide
Billy Idol Singer/songwriter
Joan Jett Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist / The Runaways, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts
Howard Jones Singer/Songwriter/Keyboardist
Jim Kerr Lead Singer / Simple Minds
Kenny Laguna Producer/ Songwriter/ Singer/ Manager for Joan Jett
Mickey Leigh Singer for The Rattlers and Brother of  Joey Ramone
Katrina Leskanich Lead Singer / Katrina and the Waves
Eddie Lundon China Crisis
Annabella Lwin Lead Singer / Bow Wow Wow
Mickey Marchello Guitarist / The Good Rats
Susan Ottaviano Lead Singer /  Book of Love
Ted Ottaviano Keyboardist /Book of Love
Mike Peters Singer/Songwriter/ Guitarist / The Alarm,  Big Country
Nick Rhodes Singer/Songwriter/Keyboardist /Duran Duran
Glenn Roberts APB
Lauren Roselli Keyboardist / Book of Love
Fred Schneider Singer/ Songwriter / The B-52’s
Mike Score Lead Singer/Songwriter/ Keyboardist / A Flock of Seagulls
Iain Slater Lead Singer /APB
Curt Smith Singer/Songwriter / Tears for Fears
Chris Stein Singer/Producer/Guitarist / Blondie
Glenn Tilbrook Singer/Songwriter / Squeeze
Lol Tolhurst Drummer/ The Cure
Midge Ure Singer/ Songwriter/Producer/Ultra Vox,Co-Producer of Band Aid and Live Aid
Dave Wakeling Singer/Songwriter / The English Beat/ General Public
Tina Weymouth Bass Player/ The Talking Heads/ Tom Tom Club

Industry

Sam Ash Owner, Sam Ash Music
Ivan Baker “Ivan Ivan”, Music Producer,/Manager/Executive/ DJ
David Baram Concert Promoter/Attorney
Miles Copeland Founder of I.R.S. Records/Manager-The Police
Paul Cramer DJ, WXXP -Pittsburgh, PA
Gary Dell’ Abate “Baba Booey”: Producer, The Howard Stern Show/ Former WLIR News Intern
Ron Delsener Concert Promoter
Rick Dobbis Music Executive
Michael Epstein “Eppy”; Owner- My Father’s Place/ Concert Promoter
Wayne Forte  Booking Agent
Charlie Greco Promotoer / Owner of The Malibu Night Club, Uncle Sam’s/Spit
Tony Greco Promoter / Owner of The Malibu Night Club, Uncle Sam’s/Spit
Jed the Fish DJ, KROQ, Los Angeles
Steve Leeds VP Talent/ Sirius XM Radio
Howard Liberman Communications/FCC Attorney
Lori Majewski Journalist/ Author, “Mad World”
Paul McGuinness Former Manager for U2
Monte Melnick Tour Manager/ The Ramones
Michael Pagnotta Artist Manager/ Publicist/ Music Supervisor
Matt Pinfield Music Personality and TV Host/ VJ on MTV and VH1
Joel Peresman President and CEO, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation/ Former booking agent
Joe Riccitelli Executive VP, Promotion, RCA Records
Seth Rudman Owner of Import/Export Record companies Shigaku Trading UK and Dutch East Trading USA
Carl Segal VP, Deluxe Entertainment/ Former WLIR Van Driver
John Sher Artist Manager/  Producer/ Concert Promoter
Rick Shoor Booking Agent/ Former VP at Frontier Booking International ( FBI)
Bob Shuster Electronics Expert, Sound Engineer
Darrin Smith Program Director/VP Sirius Radio First Wave/ Former WLIR and WXXP announcer
Seymour Stein Founder,/Sire Records
Ed Steinberg Founder / Rock America
Steve Thompson Music Producer
Vinny Vero Music Producer/ Artist

WLIR

Nancy Abramson DJ
Jeff Beck DJ/ Production Director
Delphine Blue DJ
John De Bella DJ WLIR and On -Air Personality at Greater Media Philadelphia
DJ Bird DJ WLIR and WXXP
Donna Donna DJ WLIR and currently WBAB
Larry Dunn “The Duck, DJ;/ Music Director/  Current on air personality on  Sirius XM “First Wave “
Andy Gellar “Long Tall Andy” DJ/ Famous Voice Over Artist
Mike Guidotti Chief Engineer WLIR/ currently at Clear Channel
Steve Jones DJ/ Current VP and GM at ABC Radio
Bob Kranes DJ
Max Leinwand “The Mighty Maximizer” DJ
Ben Manilla DJ/ Production
Bob Marrone DJ/ News Announcer/ Production
Sue McCann “Malibu Sue” DJ/ Music Director
Cassie Reilly McNamara Denis’ Mcnamara’s daughter
Dan McNamara Denis’ McNamara’s son
Denis McNamara Program Director/ DJ
Steve North News
Vincent Onorati Screamer of the Week producer and producer for Denis McNamara
Rosie Pisani Music Director
Julie Price Director of Marketing/ WLIR Airline Director
Carol Silva News/ currently on News 12, Long Island
Elton Spitzer Owner WLIR
Bob Waugh DJ
Ray White DJ
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