Podcasts: Bill Newman

Bill Newman

The Bill Newman Show. Weekdays at 9AM (and again at 6PM). Join Bill & Monte Belmonte as they talk with newsmakers, authors, artists,
poets, and ‘fish wrap’ about the day’s headlines.


“Where we’re going, we don’t need…roads”

9.25 Caseen Gaines, author of “We Don’t Need Roads: The Making of the BACK TO THE FUTURE Trilogy” along with the films’ editor, Harry Keramidas (who also is the director of the Ashfield Film Festival).

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The Gateway to Holyoke

6.24.15 PHENOM (Public Higher Education Network of Massachusetts) founder Max Page share his fears abut rising tuition and costs at the University of Massachusetts and student debt and where the administration of Charlie Baker is headed.


Bernie vs Money

John Roberts, host of the Boston-based radio show, “This Week in Palestine” says there is no two–state solution to the Israeli –Palestinian conflict, only a one state solution.

Judy Blume

Author Judy Blume talks about her acclaimed new novel “In the Unlikely Event” and chats with Bill about “Fudge” and Super Fudge” and “Are You There, God, It’s me, Margaret.” This interview was way too much fun to be called work.

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The Bill Newman Show

6.19.15  Rev. Scott Lively, Inside Out with Betsey Stone, New Century Theater, Scott Coen on sports.

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The Newman Show

6-18-15 Author Ashlee Vance on Elon Musk; Atty. Bob Perry on the International Day of Yoga; The Reverend and The…

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The Bill Newman Show

6.17.15  Your State U, The Grass Whisperer, and Attorney Harry Miles on alcohol blood and breath testing.

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Bill Newman Show 6-16-2015

JFK Mural; a fond goodbye to Debra Tautznik and Sean Dunphy; Amherst Film School – Singin’ in the Rain with…


The Bill Newman Show

6.15.15 With guest host Jeff Napolitano.

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The Earth Was A Snowball TWICE

6.12.15 Josh Silver and Monte talk pipeline, big money in politics and paleontology.

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McCarthy drops out of race for House speaker, election postponed


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The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation on Wednesday that would allow the military to avoid mandatory spending cuts, setting up a likely veto from President Barack Obama, who is pushing for a broader budget deal.

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A recruiting push by Islamic State militants via thousands of social media postings remains one of the biggest threats facing the United States, military official say.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Oct. 8


Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.