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Top 10 Interviews

  1. Sir Paul Mccartney | May 3, 2001

  2.  Tony Bennett | July 27, 2001

  3.  Tom Cruise and Cameron Crowe | December 19, 2001

  4. Stephen King | October 3, 2002 

  5. Jon Voight | December 3, 2004 

  6.  Bill Clinton | November 5, 2002

  7. Ruth Webber | January 27, 2005

  8. Cynthia Lennon | December 8, 2005 

  9.  Jack Kevorkian | June 6, 2007

  10. Mary Tillman | May 8, 2008 


Top 10 Mitch Albom Radio Show Moments

  1. 1997: Cuba Gooding Jr. tells Ken Brown to take over the show 

  2.  2002: Who is Paul Simon?

  3. 1996: Goldbergs Peanut Chews 

  4.  1999: Rachel and The Freeway Song 

  5.  1996: All High School Reunions

  6.  1998: Dorian Gray

  7. 1997: Rachel gets caught putting on makeup 

  8. 2002: David Copperfield and the Egg Trick

  9.  2001: Finding Forrester?

  10. 2002: Steve Courtney and the beer 


The Rock Bottom Remainders

The Rock Bottom Remainders

In his spare time, Mitch is a member of The Rock Bottom Remainders, a band consisting of Stephen King, Dave Barry, Amy Tan, and others.

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The Lucky Tiger Grease Stick Band

The Lucky Tiger Grease Stick Band

For his 50th birthday, Mitch reunited with his high school band, the Lucky Tiger Grease Stick Band. With their hair greased back and their sleeves rolled up, the octet met again to relive the memories of high school dances, “Jailhouse Rock,” and jam sessions on the beach. Read more about The Lucky Tiger Grease Stick Band and Mitch’s birthday in his article, “How I Got Young Again” in Parade Magazine.

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Mitch's Picks: 16 Albums

  • Carole King - Tapestry

  • Fairground Attraction - First Of A Million Kisses

  • Gene Autry - Sings Gene Autry

  • Bill Evans - Live at the Village Vanguard

  • Grateful Dead - American Beauty

  • Sly and the Family Stone - Dance To The Music

  • Elvis Presley - From the 50's Masters

  • Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life

  • Jimi Hendrix - Smash Hits

  • Miles Davis - Milestones

  • The Beatles - Sgt. Peppers

  • The Housemartins - London 0, Hull 4

  • Elvis Costello - My Aim Is True

  • Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers - The Best Of

  • Chuck Berry - The Great 28

  • The Rolling Stones - Through the Past, Darkly


Mitch's Picks: Top 7 Bands

  • The Beatles

  • The Spongetones

  • The Drifters

  • Dire Straits

  • Vampire Weekend

  • The Temptations

  • Smokey Robinson and the Miracles


Mitch's Picks: Songs I Never, Ever Get Tired of


Mitch's Original Music

Originally a pianist and composer, Mitch has written many songs some of which have been recorded by notable artists, such as Warren Zevon.

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Contact Mitch on Air

Call: 877-44-MITCH 

Text: "Albom" and your questions/comments to 68255

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Like What You Heard?

A former  musician, Mitch takes great pride in featuring up and coming bands and music groups on his radio show. Learn more about the act you heard on today's show here.

 


Mitch's Picks: 13 Favorite Movies

  • The Godfather (but only I and II, not III)

  • Amadeus

  • American Graffiti

  • Sullivan's Travels

  • It’s A Wonderful Life

  • The Right Stuff

  • Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

  • This is Spinal Tap

  • Animal House

  • The Deer Hunter

  • Blazing Saddles

  • Lord of the Rings

  • Gandhi


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Mitch's Picks: Books

  • Gilead |by Marilynne Robinson

  • The Shipping News |by Annie Proulx

  • The History of Love |by Nicole Krauss

  • The Right Stuff |by Tom Wolfe

  • High Fidelity |by Nick Hornby

  • Emperor of the Air |by Ethan Canin

  • The Royal Road To Romance |by Richard Haliburton

  • Charming Billy |by Alice McDermott

  • A Fan's Notes |by Frederick Exley

  • Enduring Love | by Ian McEwan


Mitch's Picks: 13 Favorite Movies

  • The Godfather (but only I and II, not III)

  • Amadeus

  • American Graffiti

  • Sullivan's Travels

  • It’s A Wonderful Life

  • The Right Stuff

  • Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

  • This is Spinal Tap

  • Animal House

  • The Deer Hunter

  • Blazing Saddles

  • Lord of the Rings

  • Gandhi