A wry take on real life in Hollywood.
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I get an email from the third assistant of a powerful show business figure, who, you know, must be powerful because who else would need…
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I talk about serial killers and families living together and all of the ways writers have of making the job a little easier and the viewer…
This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I explain how the entertainment
business works. It’s like when you have some French fries on your plate, and people keep
reaching over and…
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I get into an argument with a friend of mine, a fellow writer, at dinner, and teach the other two people there a valuable lesson about…
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I download the DirecTV Now app to watch the HBO Go app and Showtime Anytime app, but what I needed to do was download the regular DirecTV…
This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I go to a pitch meeting and at the end of it, I have no idea who is supposed to call whom. That used to be an agent’s job.
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, writers are firing their agents, even agents that they like.
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I follow a chain, from some really bad advice, to jail, and then all the way to an Emmy.
When New York Times media columnist David Carr died in 2015 at age 58, there was a front-page obit.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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from Good Food
Medical decisions are complex and we often rely on our values and preferences rather than exclusively on the science.
from Second Opinion
An anthology of some of the greatest music stories never truly told. Top journalists present stand-alone audio documentaries that highlight music’s head, heart and beat.
A storytelling show that explores the night, the landscape of the unseen, and how thoughts, feelings and behaviors transform in the dark.
Everything you wanted to know about good cooking, good eating, good food! From LA Chef, author, radio host, and restaurateur Evan Kleiman, at KCRW.com.
In-depth interviews with the most innovative & influential people in entertainment, art, and pop culture. Hosted by film critic Elvis Mitchell, at KCRW.com.
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Chef Brandon Go recently turned heads when he earned his first Michelin star only a year and a half after opening Hayato at the Row DTLA .
from Good Food
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Rick Bragg has written a memoir about his Southern upbringing .
"Men in Black: International" is an industrial product salvaged from the remnants of an exhausted franchise and aimed at a young audience that may not know or care what a joy the…
from Film Reviews
She was the Queen of Creole, and a friend to civil rights leaders and U.S. presidents. Leah Chase passed away June 1, 2019 at the age of 96.
Sommelier Courtney Kaplan and her husband chef Charles Namba recently opened Ototo , a sake bar in Echo Park next to their popular izakaya Tsubaki .
California king salmon, or chinook, is back in season. This week Gillian Ferguson talks about the prized fish with Max Dornbush , a buyer with Gjelina Restaurant Group .
This week we remember the pioneering Creole chef Leah Chase. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Rick Bragg has written a loving ode to his mom’s Southern table.
Writer and actress Phoebe Waller-Bridge talks comedy in everyday life in Season 2 of "Fleabag".
from The Treatment