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This is the place where things get REAL and sometimes FUNNY. I chat with your favorite celebrities, musicians, actors, reality TV stars, comedians, athletes, politicians, radio personalities, family members and more. You can also hear funny archived clips and celebrity interviews from my morning radio show The Get Up & Go Show (2007-2017). About ME: I currently host afternoon drive Monday-Friday 3-7P central on 92.5 KJJY, middays 10-3P pacific on KRUZ 103.3 and afternoon drive 3-7P on 100.7 KHAY. I host a national show every Saturday 10-3P central on the Westwood One Adult Contemporary Network, and you can hear me every weekend hosting the Saturday Night Hairball on 95 KGGO 8-10P central. I'm a former road manager/artist manager/ DJ with national recording artists including Jordan Knight and Danny Wood from NKOTB, PM Dawn, Color Me Badd and Jeff Timmons from 98 Degrees. I appeared in several reality TV shows including Bands Reunited and The Surreal Life season 3 on VH1. If you love scary movies, check out my cameo in the Lionsgate movie Killer Holiday. I own a publishing company called MATYZ Music / ACZ Prod (ASCAP) and co-wrote several songs including "Where is Your Heart Tonight" by Jordan Knight that reached the Billboard Adult Contemporary Top 12.

This is the place where things get REAL and sometimes FUNNY. I chat with your favorite celebrities, musicians, actors, reality TV stars, comedians, athletes, politicians, radio personalities, family members and more. You can also hear funny archived clips and celebrity interviews from my morning radio show The Get Up & Go Show (2007-2017). About ME: I currently host afternoon drive Monday-Friday 3-7P central on 92.5 KJJY, middays 10-3P pacific on KRUZ 103.3 and afternoon drive 3-7P on 100.7 KHAY. I host a national show every Saturday 10-3P central on the Westwood One Adult Contemporary Network, and you can hear me every weekend hosting the Saturday Night Hairball on 95 KGGO 8-10P central. I'm a former road manager/artist manager/ DJ with national recording artists including Jordan Knight and Danny Wood from NKOTB, PM Dawn, Color Me Badd and Jeff Timmons from 98 Degrees. I appeared in several reality TV shows including Bands Reunited and The Surreal Life season 3 on VH1. If you love scary movies, check out my cameo in the Lionsgate movie Killer Holiday. I own a publishing company called MATYZ Music / ACZ Prod (ASCAP) and co-wrote several songs including "Where is Your Heart Tonight" by Jordan Knight that reached the Billboard Adult Contemporary Top 12.

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This is the place where things get REAL and sometimes FUNNY. I chat with your favorite celebrities, musicians, actors, reality TV stars, comedians, athletes, politicians, radio personalities, family members and more. You can also hear funny archived clips and celebrity interviews from my morning radio show The Get Up & Go Show (2007-2017). About ME: I currently host afternoon drive Monday-Friday 3-7P central on 92.5 KJJY, middays 10-3P pacific on KRUZ 103.3 and afternoon drive 3-7P on 100.7 KHAY. I host a national show every Saturday 10-3P central on the Westwood One Adult Contemporary Network, and you can hear me every weekend hosting the Saturday Night Hairball on 95 KGGO 8-10P central. I'm a former road manager/artist manager/ DJ with national recording artists including Jordan Knight and Danny Wood from NKOTB, PM Dawn, Color Me Badd and Jeff Timmons from 98 Degrees. I appeared in several reality TV shows including Bands Reunited and The Surreal Life season 3 on VH1. If you love scary movies, check out my cameo in the Lionsgate movie Killer Holiday. I own a publishing company called MATYZ Music / ACZ Prod (ASCAP) and co-wrote several songs including "Where is Your Heart Tonight" by Jordan Knight that reached the Billboard Adult Contemporary Top 12.

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English

Contact:

5153503341


Episodes

5: Cameron Boyce Foundation

7/13/2020
The parents of the late actor Cameron Boyce (Victor and Libby) joined me to talk about the one year anniversary of his passing and the incredible work they've done since with The Cameron Boyce Foundation.

Duration:00:13:25

4: Jeff Timmons Talks 98 Degrees, Solo Success and COVID-19

4/28/2020
Timmons was the founding member of 98 Degrees. While studying Psychology at Kent State, Timmons decided to move to Los Angeles to pursue a career in entertainment. Although he received several acting jobs (including a commercial for the U.S. Navy), his passion belonged to music and he formed a singing group subsequently. Timmons (along with Justin Jeffre, and brothers Drew and Nick Lachey (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nick_Lachey) ) formed independently and were later signed to the Motown...

Duration:00:46:39

3: Bubba Ganter Reflects on his time with NKOTB and More

4/25/2020
As a high school football standout, he was awarded a full ride college scholarship. Unfortunately, injuries cut his football playing days short, which led to his entry in to the entertainment industry. In 1989, Bubba was called upon by his mentor Earl Gabbidon to provide personal protection to Country/Western singer Dolly Parton while she performed concerts throughout Arizona. Bubba toured with Pop duo Milli Vanilli on their West Coast portion of their tour. With gaining such a positive...

Duration:00:59:14

2: Jim Cech Talks Jordan Knight, Danny Wood and Tommy Page

4/11/2020
Jim Cech is not only my best friend, but also a fellow road dog! We travel down memory lane working with Jordan Knight, Danny Wood and more. How was Jordan instrumental in Jim getting engaged? Why did Jim sleep in bed with Jordan Knight? Why on earth was Danny naked in his guest room? Find out on this episode of The Chad Taylor Show.

Duration:01:14:03

1: When Chad Met Tracy Part One

4/10/2020
This season is all about revisiting my past with special guests along the way. Since the coronavirus has us all self distancing and working remotely, this episode was recorded in my spare bedroom, so it's not studio quality. I talk about meeting Tracy in the spring of 2004 on the road with Jordan Knight.

Duration:00:52:44

9: Bob Eubanks

12/3/2019
From working with Casey Kasem at KRLA radio in 1960 to promoting concerts for The Beatles, managing the career of Dolly Parton and hosting The Newlywed Game, Bob has seen and done it all! We talk about why Barry Manilow and Elton John weren't his favorite artists to work with and more

Duration:00:08:44

8: Kimberly Potts - The Way We All Became The Brady Bunch

12/2/2019
Kimberly Potts is a TV and pop culture journalist who has written for Vulture, The Hollywood Reporter, TV Guide, The Los Angeles Times, Yahoo, Variety, People.com, US Weekly, E! Online, Thrillist, Esquire.com, AOL, Movies.com, and The Wrap. Kimberly also co-hosts the Pop Literacy (https://kimberlypotts.com/podcast/) weekly podcast.

Duration:00:08:15

7: David Marks (The Beach Boys)

11/13/2019
David Lee Marks is best known for his work as a member of The Beach Boys. Growing up across the street from the Wilson family, Marks spent his formative years singing and playing with Brian, Dennis, and Carl Wilson. At age 10, David received his first guitar for Christmas; he and Carl began studying with John Maus (later John Walker of the Walker Brothers) and developing their own electric guitar style, which caught the attention of Carl’s oldest brother, budding composer Brian. David and...

Duration:00:25:51

6: Yvette Nicole Brown

11/12/2019
Always a pleasure to catch up with Yvette Nicole Brown. She stars in the new 'Lady and the Tramp' streaming on Disney + now. Yvette is best known for her role as Shirley Bennett on NBC's Community, ABC's The Mayor, Mom on CBS and the CBS comedy The Odd Couple.

Duration:00:05:59

5: Greg Grunberg

11/6/2019
Greg Grunberg is an American television and film actor. He is best known for starring as Matt Parkman in the NBC television series Heroes and "Snap" Wexley in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He has often appeared in works produced and directed by childhood friend J. J. Abrams. He is a recurring cast member in the first two seasons of the Showtime American television drama series Masters of Sex. Other credits on both the small and big screen include: Alias, Felicity, Lost, Castle Rock, Mission...

Duration:00:14:01

4: Joe Elliott from Def Leppard

10/31/2019
The Down ‘n’ Outz project was born in 2009 when Mott The Hoople reformed and asked long-time friend and fan Joe Elliott to get involved. Joe formed Down ‘n’ Outz with Paul Guerin, Guy Griffin, Keith Weir and Phil Martini. Together they looked to bring songs by Mott The Hoople and spin off projects of Mott, Ian Hunter and British Lions to a wider audience.In 2009, Down ‘n’ Outz supported Mott The Hoople at one of the band’s five Hammersmith Apollo shows. Fan interest led the band to put...

Duration:00:16:58

3: Theresa Caputo

10/28/2019
I’m the Long Island Medium (maybe you’ve heard of my reality show?), and a New York Times best-selling author. I was born and raised in Hicksville Long Island, and have two children Larry 28 and Victoria 25 and a feisty Yorkie named Louie. My parents Nick and Ronnie live next door and my brother Michael and his family live a few towns over. I’ve been seeing, feeling, and sensing Spirit since I was four years old, but it wasn’t until I was in my 20s that I learned to communicate with souls in...

Duration:00:08:39

2: Tiffany

10/21/2019
A legendary pop star, Tiffany has earned two number one hit singles I Think We're Alone Now and Could’ve Been, and set a record as the youngest female artist to top the Billboard charts with her debut album. In 2000 Billboard Magazine described Tiffany’s album The Color of Silence as ‘thoughtful, intelligent, and full of grace’ and ranked it among the ‘Top Ten Best Albums of the Year.’ She has sold over 15 million albums to date. Tiffany obtained a long and storied career in a short amount...

Duration:00:19:04

1: Carnie Wilson (Wilson Phillips)

1/30/2019
Carnie Wilson is the daughter of Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys and of his first wife, former singer Marilyn Rovell of The Honeys. She co-founded Wilson Phillips with her younger sister Wendy and childhood friend Chynna Phillips when they were in their teens. They released two albums, Wilson Phillips and Shadows and Light, which between them sold 12 million copies. The group also charted three No. 1 singles and six top 20 hits in the United States before disbanding in 1993 and eventually...

Duration:00:12:49

9: Ellen Latzen (Ruby Sue) from National Lampoons Christmas Vacation Takes Us Behind The Scenes on the Set and More

12/14/2018
Ellen's career had a serendipitous start to it. In 1986, her mother read an article in the paper about an an open casting call for a new untitled Adrian Lyne film. They were looking for girls ages six to eight, and prior acting experience wasn't required. Ellen's family had never considered getting her into the business, but she was just about six at the time, and it sounded like a fun thing to try. She competed against over a thousand other girls, and despite not having the "look", Ellen's...

Duration:00:26:20

8: Special Clip: Bruce Kulick (KISS/Grand Funk Railroad)

11/27/2018
Bruce Kulick has been playing professionally since 1975. He first gained notoriety as a member of the touring band for Meat Loaf's classic Bat Out Of Hell album in 1977, playing dual guitars with his brother Bob. Shortly after, Bruce formed the band Blackjack with then aspiring singer Michael Bolton. After the release of two albums, Blackjack folded. Over the next few years, Kulick played with The Good Rats, including appearing on the album Great American Music and opening for Ozzy Osbourne....

Duration:00:04:49

7: A Very Brady Chat with Barry Williams

11/27/2018
Born and raised in Southern California, Barry William Blenkhorn began his career as an 11 year old studying acting and music with other young artists. With his first job on television’s RUN FOR YOUR LIFE, Barry became Barry Williams and launched himself into a diversified and distinguished show business career that has spanned over 5 decades. Early television credits include DRAGNET, The FBI, IT TAKES A THIEF, GOMER PYLE USMC, THE MOD SQUAD, MARCUS WELBY, MD and MISSION IMPOSSIBLE. Then came...

Duration:00:14:05

6: Special Clip: Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme) Talks About Fighting For “More Than Words”

11/16/2018
"More Than Words" is the fifth track and third single from Extreme's 1990 LP Pornograffitti. It is a ballad built around acoustic guitar work by Nuno Bettencourt and the vocals of Gary Cherone (with harmony vocals from Bettencourt). The song is a detour from the funk metal style that permeates the band's records. As such, it has often been described as "a blessing and a curse" due to its overwhelming success and recognition worldwide, but the band ultimately embraced it and plays it on every...

Duration:00:01:19

5: Special Episode: Nuno Bettencourt and Steve Vai (Generation Axe)

11/15/2018
Nuno and Steve discussed their Mount Rushmore of Guitar Gods and talk about going to see Bohemian Rhapsody together (while texting Brian May from the theater). Generation Axe are an American rock/heavy metal supergroup formed by Steve Vai in 2016\. They toured North America in April and May 2016, and Asia in April 2017\. In July 2018 they announced an additional North American tour to take place in November and December 2018.

Duration:00:04:29

4: Comedian Jeff Allen on Kids and Marriage

11/13/2018
Jeff talks comedy, kids, marriage, social media and the Make Comedy Great Again Tour in 2019. www.jeffallencomedy.com Jeff Allen is in his fifth decade as a working comedian. You may have seen him on Comedy Central, VH-1, Showtime, TBN, CBN, Family Net and numerous other television networks. He can be heard regularly on SiriusXM’s comedy channels, also Pandora and Spotify. He has performed for our troops on aircraft carriers and ships in the Indian Ocean. You will see him on the CRTV...

Duration:00:14:09