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The Moment features host, best-selling author and TV host Chris Epting, in conversation with some of the world’s most interesting artists, athletes and public figures, zeroing in on “the moments” where their lives took a dramatic turn. Exploring both the highs and lows, The Moment reveals those life-changing episodes in vivid, expansive ways that they have not been discussed before.

The Moment features host, best-selling author and TV host Chris Epting, in conversation with some of the world’s most interesting artists, athletes and public figures, zeroing in on “the moments” where their lives took a dramatic turn. Exploring both the highs and lows, The Moment reveals those life-changing episodes in vivid, expansive ways that they have not been discussed before.

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United States

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The Moment features host, best-selling author and TV host Chris Epting, in conversation with some of the world’s most interesting artists, athletes and public figures, zeroing in on “the moments” where their lives took a dramatic turn. Exploring both the highs and lows, The Moment reveals those life-changing episodes in vivid, expansive ways that they have not been discussed before.

Language:

English


Episodes

Encore The Moment – Episode 31 – Blues Legend Walter Trout

3/10/2021
Chris chats with blues legend Walter Trout about his career including his much acclaimed new album, Ordinary Madness.

Duration:00:57:49

The Moment - Episode 42 - Dona Speir

2/24/2021
Chris talks with Dona Speir, Recovery Coaching Expert, and author of the acclaimed memoir, Naked Truth - the Fall and Rise of Dona Speir.

Duration:00:54:56

Encore Episode 30 - Jack Grisham

2/17/2021
Punk rock legend Jack Grisham (T.S.O.L.) has written 5 books, an autobiography, An American Demon (a collection of short stories) Untamed, a short story that was made into a short film, Code Blue, a love story (which is a children's book that he wrote and illustrated0, I Wish there were Monsters (a book on the 12 steps of recovery) and several other titles. With the legendary punk group T.S.O.L he recorded 8 albums and will be discussing ALL of these things with Chris.

Duration:00:55:21

The Moment – Episode 42 – David Fishof

2/10/2021
Chris talks with David Fishof about his Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp and the new film based on his now-legendary concept.

Duration:00:55:10

The Moment - Episode 41 - Travel expert/ host Bea Broda

2/3/2021
Chris talks with Bea Broda, acclaimed producer, writer, host and narrator of the popular Travel TV series, “Outta Town Adventures.

Duration:00:54:50

The Moment – Episode 40 – Ben Lytle

1/27/2021
Chris talks with Ben Lytle, an entrepreneurial leader with four successful companies to his credit, including two which listed on the New York Stock Exchange. One of the companies he founded is Anthem, which is today #29th on the Fortune 500 with a market cap of over $79B. They'll discuss, among things, the current COVID crisis, and the future-how it will affect us and how to understand it as it unfolds, changing demographics, disruption, de-institutionalization and democratization.

Duration:00:54:29

The Moment – Episode 35 – Christopher Cross

1/20/2021
Legendary singer/songwriter Christopher Cross continues to get stronger after battling Covid-19 in 2020. He'll discuss that, his remarkable life and career, and his EPIC new box set over the course of the hour.

Duration:00:54:55

Encore The Moment - Episode 8 - Special Guest Doobie Bros. Tom Johnston

1/13/2021
Tom Johnston was born August 15, 1948, in Visalia, CA. Johnston fell in love with R&B music at a young age and learned to play the songs of Little Richard, Bo Diddley, and James Brown when he received his first guitar at the age of 12. He played in soul, blues, and even a Mexican wedding band in his teens and continued playing in a blues group while attending college in San Jose. It was there he met the legendary lead singer of Moby Grape, Skip Spence, who was drumming for the Jefferson...

Duration:00:54:08

Encore The Moment – Episode 31 – Tesla’s Brian Wheat

1/6/2021
Chris talks with Tesla founder Brian Wheat about their new book, Son of a Milkman.

Duration:00:55:23

The Moment – Episode 39 – Author Kristin Casey

12/23/2020
Chis interviews author Kristin Casey, discussing her latest book, Rock Monster, My Life with Joe Walsh.

Duration:00:55:15

The Moment – Episode 35 – Singer Lara Johnston

12/16/2020
Chris talks with vocalist Lara Johnston about her singing career and a new single she's recently recorded featuring an all-star backing band.

Duration:00:53:15

Encore The Moment – Episode 27 – Director Kelly Galindo

12/9/2020
Chris speaks with director Kelly Galindo, about her first directorial feature documentary, 26 Seconds, which is based on the horrific worldwide sex trade.

Duration:01:00:00

Encore Encore Encore The Moment - Episode 15 - Kathy Valentine

11/11/2020
Kathy Valentine of the legendary band the Go-Go's, discusses her riveting new memoir, All I Ever Wanted.

Duration:00:55:27

Encore The Moment – Episode 26 – Author Eilene Zimmerman

11/4/2020
Chris speaks with author Eilene Zimmerman about her acclaimed book, SMACKED - A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy “Heart-wrenching...a chronicle of trying to make sense of a loved one’s struggles with [addiction].” — THE NEW YORK TIMES

Duration:00:54:57

The Moment Episode 30 - John Oates

10/21/2020
Chris talks with the legendary singer/songwriter John Oates about his life and musical legacy.

Duration:00:51:48

Encore The Moment – Episode 19 – Travis Campbell, son of the legendary Glen Campbell

10/14/2020
Glen Campbell's son. Travis, recounts life with his legendary dad, from Elvis Presley to the devastating Alzheimer's Disease diagnosis.

Duration:00:55:14

Encore Encore The Moment - Episode 6 - Special Guest Leif Garrett

10/7/2020
With his upcoming memoir, Idol Truth (written with The Moment host Chris Epting), former teen idol Leif Garrett bares his soul for the first time ever, revealing his deepest secrets about the extraordinary highs and devastating lows he has survived over the years. Garrett was a hardworking child actor in the early 1970s, appearing on dozens of popular films and TV programs. Then he was offered a chance to make a record and “Leif Garrett, teen idol” was born. Millions of teenage girls all...

Duration:00:54:52

Encore The Moment - Episode 25 - Dave Freiberg from Jefferson Starship

9/23/2020
Chris chats with legendary Jefferson Starship guitarist Dave Freiberg about the band's new EP Mother of the Sun, band history and lots more!

Duration:00:53:21

Encore Encore The Moment - Episode 3 - Special Guest Author Jane Leavy

8/12/2020
Jane Leavy is the author of the New York Times bestsellers The Last Boy, Sandy Koufax: A Lefty’s Legacy and the comic novel Squeeze Play, which Entertainment Weekly called “the best novel ever written about baseball.” Her latest title, Big Fella, has been hailed as the definitive biography of Babe Ruth. Epting and Leavy will talk not just about moments in her life as a best-selling author, but also what she believes were the biggest moments in the Babe's life.

Duration:00:55:26

The Moment - Episode 24- Famed drummer John "Willie" Wilcox

7/15/2020
Famed drummer John Willie Wilcox discusses his incredible career from Hall & Oates to Todd Rundgren's Utopia and beyond! PART II

Duration:00:55:32