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via National Comedy Center: The NATIONAL COMEDY CENTER partners with the Elkhorn Valley Museum to launch a new Johnny Carson Gallery in Carson’s hometown of Elkhorn, NE (set to open in 2021), and with the Carson Entertainment Group to launch a new Johnny Carson exhibit, 30 Years of Late Night Television, set to open in 2022

Jamestown, NY – October 23, 2020– As the country remembers comedy and late-night legend Johnny Carson on his 95th birthday today, the National Comedy Center—the nation’s official cultural institution dedicated to comedy—and the Elkhorn Valley Museum in Johnny Carson’s hometown … Continue reading

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TV CONFIDENTIAL welcomes its newest affiliate, KZFX HD-3 93.7 FM (Ridgecrest/California City, CA). They will carry our show Saturdays 9am PT beginning Sept. 26

TV CONFIDENTIAL welcomes our newest affiliate, KZFX 93.7 FM (Ridgecrest/California City, CA). They will carry our show Saturdays 9am PT beginning Saturday, Sept. 26. Welcome aboard! Please follow and like us:

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via Indiewire: PHIL GRIES of TV CONFIDENTIAL and Archival Television Audio appears in and contributed vital archival audio to THE SIT-IN: HARRY BELAFONTE HOSTS THE TONIGHT SHOW, the new NBC Peacock documentary, executive produced by Joy Reid and directed by Yoruba Richen, that is now available for streaming on demand. Phil contributed audio of Belafonte interviewing The Smothers Brothers, Lena Horne and Bill Cosby during the week when the singer and longtime civil rights activist guest hosted The Tonight Show in February 1968. THE SIT-IN: HARRY BELAFONTE HOSTS THE TONIGHT SHOW will also have a special airing on MSNBC on Saturday 9/12 at 10pm ET and PT

In 1968, America was embroiled in protests over civil rights and the Vietnam War. In that tumultuous time, “The Tonight Show” host Johnny Carson turned over hosting duties for an entire week to actor and activist Harry Belafonte. His cast of … Continue reading

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via National Today: Thursday, August 20 is National Radio Day

National Today, the No. 1 authority on holidays, recently surveyed 1,000 people about their radio consuming habits. Their key findings: Seven out of every ten people surveyed listen to the radio in their car Two out of every three people … Continue reading

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Podcast of TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 504.2: The Day That Elvis Died is now available for listening on demand

The Day That Elvis Died Original Airdates: Aug. 14-16, 2020 TVC 504.2: From August 2012: Tony, Donna, and Ed remember how television covered the death of Elvis Presley on Aug. 16, 1977. The podcast of our January 2013 conversation with … Continue reading

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TV CONFIDENTIAL welcomes its newest affiliate, WKXO AM 1500/FM 103.5 (Lexington-Fayette/Richmond/Berea, Kentucky). They will carry our show Saturdays 9am ET beginning June 6

TV CONFIDENTIAL welcomes our newest affiliate, WKXO AM 1500/FM 103.5 (Lexington-Fayette/Richmond/Berea, Kentucky). They will carry our show Saturdays 9am ET 6am PT beginning Saturday, June 6. Welcome aboard! Please follow and like us:

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Podcast of TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 484.1: The Life and Legacy of Leonard Nimoy is now available online for listening on demand

The Life and Legacy of Leonard Nimoy Original Airdates: Mar. 13-15, 2020 TVC 484.1: From March 2015: A special edition of This Week in TV History in which Tony, Donna, and Ed pay tribute to the life and career of … Continue reading

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TV CONFIDENTIAL welcomes our newest affiliate, WBRT 97.1 FM/1320 AM in Bardstown, KY. They will carry our show Fridays 9am ET beginning Friday 3/6

TV CONFIDENTIAL welcomes our newest affiliate, WBRT 97.1 FM/1320 AM in Bardstown, KY. They will carry our show Fridays 9am ET 6am PT beginning Friday, Mar. 6. Welcome aboard! Please follow and like us:

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TV CONFIDENTIAL welcomes our newest affiliate, WDIG AM 1450 in Dothan, AL. They will carry our show Sundays 10pm ET beginning Sunday 2/9

TV CONFIDENTIAL welcomes our newest affiliate, WDIG AM 1450 in Dothan, Alabama. They will carry our show Sundays 10pm ET (7pm PT) beginning Sunday, Feb. 9. Welcome aboard! Please follow and like us:

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