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Opie Radio

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Opie has been synonymous with irreverent and hilarious radio for decades. Opie has come a long way from his shock jock days and his talent as a curator of captivating conversation is undeniable. Opie Radio is a blend of current events, comedy, and talking to real, everyday people. Helping Opie entertain and inform are close friends that have been part his orbit for decades. It’s Unfiltered, Funny, and FREE! Opie Radio is the original podcast for discovering new comics, varying viewpoints and hilarious commentary. New Episodes released every Monday and Wednesday.

Opie has been synonymous with irreverent and hilarious radio for decades. Opie has come a long way from his shock jock days and his talent as a curator of captivating conversation is undeniable. Opie Radio is a blend of current events, comedy, and talking to real, everyday people. Helping Opie entertain and inform are close friends that have been part his orbit for decades. It’s Unfiltered, Funny, and FREE! Opie Radio is the original podcast for discovering new comics, varying viewpoints and hilarious commentary. New Episodes released every Monday and Wednesday.
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Opie has been synonymous with irreverent and hilarious radio for decades. Opie has come a long way from his shock jock days and his talent as a curator of captivating conversation is undeniable. Opie Radio is a blend of current events, comedy, and talking to real, everyday people. Helping Opie entertain and inform are close friends that have been part his orbit for decades. It’s Unfiltered, Funny, and FREE! Opie Radio is the original podcast for discovering new comics, varying viewpoints and hilarious commentary. New Episodes released every Monday and Wednesday.

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@opieradio

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English


Episodes

Ep 58 - California Dreaming with Carl Ruiz

11/19/2018
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While Gregg's at Disney World with his family, Carl hangs with his pal and beer expert, Ben Perry. We take calls from the Opie Radio Rant Line, give out a little help info for the California campfires, and The Cuban gets an original theme song. So crank it up! https://www.instagram.com/saborchef/ https://twitter.com/sportsmeatsbeer http://www.joeysalvia.com/about Take the podcast survey, please! https://t.co/J78agNAEu9 Thanks to our sponsor!...

Duration:00:52:58

Ep 57 - Anthony "The Mooch" Scaramucci

11/15/2018
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Gregg and Carl are joined by Anthony Scaramucci for a hilarious episode 57! Anthony Scaramucci is an American financier, entrepreneur, and political consultant who briefly served as the White House Director of Communications for ten days in 2017. Order the book now! Trump: The Blue-Collar President http://www.trumpbluecollarpresident.com https://twitter.com/Scaramucci Check out John's new book! http://stutteringjohnmelendez.com Sponsored by https://purple.com Please take our...

Duration:01:45:17

Ep 56 - Damien Echols of The West Memphis Three

11/12/2018
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Gregg is joined by his friend and comedian, Vic Henly. They sit down with Damien Echols (West Memphis Three) to discuss his life, prison experiences, and new book, High Magick. Get it here: https://www.amazon.com/High-Magick-Guide-Spiritual-Practices/dp/1683641345 https://damienechols.com Vic Henley - http://www.vichenley.com Thanks to our sponsor: https://www.getquip.com/opie WWO Pod Survey: https://t.co/J78agNAEu9

Duration:02:26:52

Ep 55 - Bill Burr

11/8/2018
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Gregg and Carl have more than a few laughs in our Westwood One Podcast Network Opie Radio Studio Lounge... while awaiting their highly anticipated guest, Bill Burr. The actor, comedian, musician, producer, and fellow podcasters's Netflix show, "F is for Family" comes out with a third season on Nov 30th! http://billburr.com Thanks to our sponsor: https://purple.com Take our podcast survey, please: https://t.co/J78agNAEu9

Duration:02:11:47

Ep 54 - Heartbreaker

11/5/2018
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After the GIna-incident on Ep 53, Gregg and Carl reflect on lots of things. Family, women, growing up, breakups, Disney World, and they even bring Westwood One's Robert into the mix. Oh boy... Just listen. The first 90 seconds is dedicated to the talented, Joe Rogan! Sponsored by: https://purple.com WWOPodSurvery Link: https://t.co/J78agNAEu9 Opie Radio Rant Line is 888 505 OPIE Contact the...

Duration:02:00:47

Ep 53 - Who the F*** are You?

11/1/2018
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It's Gregg and Carl back at our WestWood One Podcast Network Opie Radio Studio Lounge over Times Square in NYC! This is a fun-filled episode but, no spoilers! Thanks to our amazing sponsor: https://purple.com Call the Opie Radio Rant Line: 888 505 OPIE

Duration:01:28:08

Opie Radio Sizzle Reel (with a special request)

10/30/2018
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After 50 plus episodes, almost 2 million downloads, and sponsors climbing aboard, we'd like to share this promo with our subscribers. So thanks to YOU! We also want to thank you for calling into our Opie Radio Rant-line! We've been getting amazing feedback as you can hear in our recent episodes! On behalf of Gregg Hughes and all of us at Westwood One Podcast Network, thank you! Please take this survey so we can tailor-fit the perfect sponsors with...

Duration:00:04:06

Ep 52 - Gary Busey Bruises

10/29/2018
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Gary Busey stops by our Westwood One Podcast Network Studio to talk with Gregg about his new book, music, life, showbiz, and even man-handles our host! A must listen! Visit the links below to buy his new book, Buseyisms... and to get his new music! Thanks to our sponsor! http://getquip.com/opie Gary Busey...

Duration:02:02:05

Ep 51 - Opie's Neighborhood

10/25/2018
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On Episode 51, we step into Opie's neighborhood to meet his friends! There's Lenny, WIlliam the Mayor, Theodore, and a few surprises along the way! We also take a few moments to shoutout our friends, take a few callers, and Chef Carl even helps Gregg with our amazing sponsor! Not quite Mister Rogers but, a fun listen to hear how our host interacts with the people who live just outside his place of residence. You might even find a few life-lessons here. Part reality show... part listener...

Duration:01:40:46

An Opie Radio Call to Action!

10/23/2018
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"This special announcement is for our loyal Opie Radio subscribers. Listen... and then get on it. Thanks." - Joey Salvia

Duration:00:05:59

Ep 50 - Stephen Lynch

10/22/2018
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Opie invites the talented actor, comedian, singer-songwriter/musician, Stephen Lynch to our Westwood One studio for a few songs, stories, and lots of fun! We even take a little trip down memory lane (before our guest arrives) with uber-fan cop turned producer, Mike Safo! Thanks to our amazing sponsor: https://purple.com Here's the Official webpage for our great guest, Stephen Lynch! http://stephenlynch.com Producer Mike! https://twitter.com/MikeSafo Reference...

Duration:01:48:59

Ep 49 - Fall Sucks

10/18/2018
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Gregg and Carl record from our new Westwood One Podcast Network lounge built for Opie Radio in the heart of NYC! They mostly discuss Autumn and everything to do with it but, they hit on lots of other stuff as well. It's another off the cuff episode that has all the laugh out loud chemistry between these two funny men. Later, they're joined by Mike the cop and WWO suit, Robert.... Oh boy!

Duration:01:24:18

Ep 48 - Shane McMahon

10/15/2018
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Gregg and Carl sit down with a McMahon who really needs no introduction... Shane McMahon! They talk WWE, UFC, XFL, André the Giant, motorcycles, and even one certain helicopter crash landing! This is a 2 hour plus podcast with lots of laughs and great stories to keep you entertained... Enjoy! Thanks to our sponsor! https://purple.com Links: Official Shane Twitter- https://twitter.com/shanemcmahon The Cuban! https://www.instagram.com/saborchef/ Helicopter News Story-...

Duration:02:14:01

Ep 47 - Stuttering John & Jackie The Joke Man, is that a wig? (Part 2)

10/11/2018
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Gregg and Carl hang with John Melendez and Jackie Martling for part 2 of a double episode about radio, Howard, Leno, politics, prank calls, past history, popcorn, money, and each have revealing books you can grab at the links below. John's new book and webpage: https://www.amazon.com/Easy-You-Stuttering-John-Melendez/dp/1947856197/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1538585196&sr=8-1&keywords=stuttering+john http://stutteringjohnmelendez.com/ Jackie's not so new book and...

Duration:01:20:38

Ep 46 - Stuttering John and Jackie The Joke Man (Part 1)

10/8/2018
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Gregg and Carl hang with John Melendez and Jackie Martling for a double episode about radio, Howard, Leno, politics, prank calls, past history, Art Garfunkel, marriage, money, and each have revealing books you can grab at the links below. Links: For John https://www.amazon.com/Easy-You-Stuttering-John-Melendez/dp/1947856197/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1538585196&sr=8-1&keywords=stuttering+john http://stutteringjohnmelendez.com For...

Duration:01:15:22

Ep 45 - Kavanaugh: In and Out

10/3/2018
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Gregg and Carl are talking "The Kavanaugh Hearings" in-studio! Robert sits in for Saffo while wearing a Zorro vest! The boys also talk about pet hamsters, keeping a journal, politics, UFO's, Cory Booker, Trump, SNL, and The Beatles. Hamster Water-Feeder:...

Duration:01:35:08

Ep 44 - Dr. Ian Smith and The Ancient Nine

10/1/2018
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Gregg meets up with Ian K. Smith at The Harvard Club to discuss his new novel, The Ancient Nine (25 years in the making!), Harvard, secret societies, and lots more. Ian K. Smith is the author of New York Times bestselling nonfiction books, including the #1 bestsellers Shred, Super Shred, and Blast the Sugar Out, as well as the novel The Blackbird Papers. He is a graduate of Harvard, Columbia, and the University of Chicago's Pritzker School of Medicine. Follow Ian and get his books at the...

Duration:01:08:08

Ep 43 - Jim Breuer

9/27/2018
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Comic/actor, Jim Breuer stops by our Westwood One Podcast Studio to sit down for an amazingly intimate conversation with Gregg Hughes. They talk about their 25 year history, marriage, family, kids, health, podcasting, work, and you'll even find a lot of great wisdom or advice that'll help get you through tough times in your life. It's a heartfelt get together between friends... that'll leave you laughing out loud! Thanks to our sponsor! https://www.bluechew.com Here are some links to Jim...

Duration:01:56:49

Ep 42 - Wrap it up!

9/24/2018
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The whole crew is back at Gebhards in NYC! They've not been together since the infamous Nantucket podcasts! The boys talk past episodes, death, divorce, chicken pox, kids, priests, music, crap, and lots more! https://twitter.com/carlruiz https://twitter.com/Sherrod_Small https://twitter.com/VicHenley https://opieradio.com http://www.joeysalvia.com Thanks to our sponsor! https://purple.com

Duration:02:23:48

Ep 41 - UFC's Jared Flash Gordon "I died a couple times"

9/20/2018
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Gregg sits down with UFC's, Jared "Flash" Gordon, to talk about his struggle with drugs, several close calls with death, and growing up with a dark secret. Still, it's not all bad! Plenty of laughs to be found on this "in-studio" episode. Jared is a true warrior with an amazing story and sense of humor! He's also on a mission to help others who've been through hardships with drugs and abuse. An underdog story that'll inspire all! Follow "Flash" here:...

Duration:01:48:35