Monte Belmonte

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Friday, January 23, 201501/23/2015

French Wine at Deflated Prices

In Podcasts

With a nod to our #deflategate controversy with the Pats, try some delicious and inexpensive wines from the Languedoc in…

smither

Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

Chris Smither Has Amazing Hair

In Podcasts

And Monte is jealous of it.  But why would a young Smither leave New Orleans to play music in Boston…

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Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Word Nerd: #HastagWordsOfTheYear

In Podcasts

Emily Brewster from Merriam-Webster on the American Dialect Society’s choice of word (or squished together words) of the year.

sotu

Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

The Riverlution Responds to the SOTU

In Podcasts

What did some River listeners think about the State of The Union Address?  Listen to what they had to say.

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Tuesday, January 20, 201501/20/2015

The Valley’s Own Civil Rights Icon

In Podcasts

Monte revisits his 2011 conversation with the now 90+ year old Juanita Nelson, Matriarch of All Things Good and Just…

wineson on mass appeal

Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Wine Snob: The Mass Appeal of Riesling

In Podcasts

Monte is jealous that the Wine Son went on 22’s Mass Appeal with Seth.  And also they taste some really…

tiu shopping spree winner 2015

Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Top 93 Turn It Up Shopping Spree Winner 2014!

In Podcasts

Congratulations to Elizabeth Slowinski from Colrain who had a great spree (despite Monte’s interference).

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Thursday, January 15, 201501/15/2015

Drone Sweet Drone: The Latest Terrifying Tech

In Podcasts

Dan Nessel from Dad Does Dot Com is back from Las Vegas’ giant Consumer Electronic Show with  new electronic toys…

emily brewster

Wednesday, January 14, 201501/14/2015

Word Nerd in Slate.com!

I’m happy to report that we kinda scooped Stefan Fatsis and Slate because we’ve loved our Word Nerd, Emily Brewster,…

scott lively

Tuesday, January 13, 201501/13/2015

Rev. Scott Lively & Crimes Against Humanity

In Podcasts

He will stand trial in Federal Court for alleged Crimes Against Humanity after teaching and preaching in Uganda and after…

Recent Headlines

in Music

Ringo Starr: Beatles reunion would have happened if Lennon, Harrison hadn’t died

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The drummer says he believes the band would have eventually gotten back together.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: National Anthem ‘fans’ at Walmart

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We all did this as kids ... we just probably didn't get caught on camera doing it in a Walmart.

in Viral Videos

Fritz the dog can’t catch food

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We're sure he's good at other things.

in Music

Scott Weiland apologizes for bad backstage behavior

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The former Stone Temple Pilots frontman admits he acted poorly at a fan meet-and-greet.