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Show Biz Weekly, hosted by Taylor Kelsaw and Michael McCallum, looks into the business side of the entertainment industry by discussing various aspects of how the field of entertainment is a component of our economy and how their situations translate to the rest of the business community.

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Danny Kusz: "Merry Christmas Baby"

Show Biz Weekly
December 15, 2017 11:00 AM

 Internationally known musician Danny Kusz is welcomed back to Show Biz Weekly just in time to share is rendition of the classic song "Merry Christmas Baby". Kusz’ take is lively, heartfelt jazz filled with love from a inspiration by his wife, and it features a guitar solo riff by David Feily that will put you into the Holiday spirit immediately.  Kusz’ sound is on par with legends in jazz saxophonist history, and you must check him out.

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“An American in Paris” Pulls in Great Reviews

Show Biz Weekly
December 4, 2017 5:00 PM

In this Podcast of Show Biz Weekly, Host Taylor Kelsaw highlights the musical "An American in Paris". You will hear from stage director Kenneth J. Davis along with a review from Travis Hayward and Tricia Brubaker.

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Kicking off the Holiday Season Phil Denny Style!

Show Biz Weekly
December 4, 2017 2:00 PM

Local and international jazz musician, great friend of Show Biz Weekly, Phil Denny joins the show and he brings with him light, charm, handsomeness, and holiday love for everyone. He also shares news on his 6th Annual Phil Denny and Friends Christmas Collective! The live performances for Denny and his friends is Saturday, December 2nd and the Pattengill Auditorium in Lansing, Michigan The line up this year includes local and invites from around the country to perform with Denny, and as solo artists. Tickets at: PhilDenny.com

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Taylor Taylor Shares Some Exciting News!

Show Biz Weekly
December 4, 2017 1:00 PM

Show Biz Weekly welcomes back the lovely and talented singer/songwriter Taylor Taylor

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Shout Outs And Local Favorite Spots

Show Biz Weekly
November 17, 2017 11:00 AM

On these segments of Show Biz Weekly Taylor Kelsaw and Michael McCallum give shout outs to all the their local favorite spots, including Saddleback BarBQue now with an additional location in Okemos. The Greendoor, Mac’s Bar, REOtown and Blue Owl Coffee. Then they cover the latest in Rebel Pictures updates, local news, entertainment news and more.

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Paving A Way With Songwriting

Show Biz Weekly
November 17, 2017 10:00 AM

Local singer/songwriter Tania Howard joins Show Biz Weekly for the first time and shares her story on songwriting and her life's journey.

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Grand Rapids 36-hour Film Challenge Returns

Show Biz Weekly
November 17, 2017 9:00 AM

Jen Shaneberger, the Grand Rapids Filmmaker and director of the Grand Rapids Film Festival returns to Show Biz Weekly to share some upcoming news on the festival including the 36-hour film challenge. 

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Political News and Entertainment Updates

Show Biz Weekly
November 8, 2017 9:00 AM

On this portion of Show Biz Weekly Taylor Kelsaw and Michael McCallum talk about political news, entertainment news updates, halloween shooting in New York, racism, and Hollywood. In addition, cohost and filmmaker McCallum mentions that Rebel Pictures continues to shine in the film festival community, winning award after award.

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Skin Deep with Photographer Steven Burton

Show Biz Weekly
November 7, 2017 5:00 PM

Author and photographer Steven Burton returns to Show Biz Weekly with an update on his book Skin Deep and its release October 24th 2017. The book provides an inside look into former gang members who get a look at their lives if they were to remove gang tattoos.

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Peppa Pig Makes Its Way to Michigan

Show Biz Weekly
November 2, 2017 9:00 AM

Segment 1:      Evan Pinsonnault joins Show Biz weekly  with the success of his run as “Papa Pig” in the national tour of Peppa Pig that arrived in Detroit on 10/29/17 at Fox Theatre. On November 7th, it comes Grand Rapids where the welcomed show. Pinsonnault’ s story is a dream come true for a boy who loved television all of his life and eventually became a new anchor here in Lansing at WLNS where he was the morning anchor for 6 years. Life was about going for it and Pinsonnault studied theatre and performed in numerous plays around the area and then hosted “The Evan Michael Show” executive produced by SBW’s own Taylor Kelsaw. Writing, producing, and hosting a show, starring in plays, and now living in Hollywood has been a great foundation for the success he is enjoying with “Peppa Pig” and the work that goes into it.

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