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by Magic Newswire
February 25th, 2016, 8:50 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Irene Larsen, 1936 – 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 3072

Re: Irene Larsen, 1936 – 2016

I heard this from a good friend in tears when they shared it with me several hours ago and was told that the word wasn't out yet.

What a sad week for Magic. So far, 2016 is sucking
by Magic Newswire
February 18th, 2016, 9:35 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Tom Mullica
Replies: 36
Views: 7454

Re: Tom Mullica

I am heartbroken to learn of the passing of Tom. I tried to call him a couple of weeks ago and wish that I had been able to reach him. I however, am very proud to be able to share my time with him via this interview. It is a fantastic conversation and still is one of the most popular interviews that...
by Magic Newswire
January 19th, 2016, 8:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: I found some podcasts!
Replies: 11
Views: 2533

Re: I found some podcasts!

Just a quick followup... I managed to recover a few more of the missing podcasts and here's a list for anyone interested: Harry Lorayne: http://bit.ly/MNWLorayne Paul Wilson: http://bit.ly/PWILSMNW Alain Nu: http://bit.ly/AlainMNW Levent: http://bit.ly/MNWLevent Jeff Hobson: http://bit.ly/MNWHobson ...
by Magic Newswire
January 17th, 2016, 10:15 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: HOUDINI & DOYLE to air on Fox
Replies: 0
Views: 329

HOUDINI & DOYLE to air on Fox

From Variety: Fox is saying “abracadabra” to David Shore’s supernatural adventure series “Houdini & Doyle” with ten episodes set to debut next year on the network. The series revolves around master magician, escape artist and paranormal debunker, Harry Houdini (Weston) and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle...
by Magic Newswire
January 17th, 2016, 10:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: I found some podcasts!
Replies: 11
Views: 2533

Re: I found some podcasts!

Thanks Ted! Here's a new one for everyone! Hey guys Some time ago, I recorded an interview with Armando Lucero which I thought was lost in a major crash of my system. Because of my new work schedule and family commitments, I had no time to see if I could recover this and many other lost files. Guess...
by Magic Newswire
January 17th, 2016, 10:04 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Armando Lucero Interview
Replies: 0
Views: 344

Armando Lucero Interview

Hey guys Some time ago, I recorded an interview with Armando Lucero which I thought was lost in a major crash of my system. Because of my new work schedule and family commitments, I had no time to see if I could recover this and many other lost files. Guess what!? I finally managed to spend some tim...
by Magic Newswire
January 15th, 2016, 11:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: I found some podcasts!
Replies: 11
Views: 2533

Re: I found some podcasts!

Thanks! It's a pleasure to have a few minutes to pop in and say hi. Hope that everyone is enjoying the files that I have recovered..
by Magic Newswire
January 13th, 2016, 11:06 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Derren Brown - Pushed to the Edge?
Replies: 43
Views: 5717

Re: Derren Brown - Pushed to the Edge?

Thanks Mr. Goat! One day, some of these will make their way to US Television.
by Magic Newswire
January 13th, 2016, 9:20 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Derren Brown - Pushed to the Edge?
Replies: 43
Views: 5717

Derren Brown - Pushed to the Edge?

Being outside the UK, I was unable to see the latest broadcast by Mr. Brown? Who saw it and what did you think? It seems to be getting mixed reviews because of the content. Staging a murder and abducting a child? I hope to hear from you! I posted a link to an article with a video excerpt on my site,...
by Magic Newswire
January 12th, 2016, 6:20 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Barrie Richardson
Replies: 10
Views: 2119

Re: Barrie Richardson

I just stumbled across this thread and am very sad to hear this news. I made me go back to listen to the Interview that I did with Barrie when Genii published their "Jinx" issue to which he was a contributor. I realized that the file that was there was only 5 minutes long so went in search...
by Magic Newswire
January 12th, 2016, 11:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: I found some podcasts!
Replies: 11
Views: 2533

I found some podcasts!

Hi Guys and Happy New Year! Haven't been around in awhile but I hope that everyone is doing well. Just a quick note to let you know that I found some lost episodes of the Magic Newswire podcast and have gotten them back online for your listening pleasure. Here are a few. Enjoy! SOMA: http://bit.ly/S...
by Magic Newswire
January 30th, 2015, 12:11 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Close Up Kings on TV?
Replies: 1
Views: 744

Close Up Kings on TV?

Has anyone heard anything about this? I just stumbled across i by accident:
http://www.hulu.com/close-up-kings

It is a series running on SyFy along with Wizard Wars

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by Magic Newswire
January 25th, 2015, 10:50 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Penn & Teller on CBS Sunday Morning 1/25/15
Replies: 21
Views: 3164

Re: Penn & Teller on CBS Sunday Morning 1/25/15

I have added a link to the story at http://www.MagicNewswire.com And you can read the complete transcript now at CBS.com:
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/why-penn-teller-need-each-other/
They usually post video later as well.
by Magic Newswire
January 25th, 2015, 9:37 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Penn & Teller on CBS Sunday Morning 1/25/15
Replies: 21
Views: 3164

Penn & Teller on CBS Sunday Morning 1/25/15

Just a quick head's up that they are about to feature P&T on a segment today on CBS Sunday Morning.
Enjoy!
by Magic Newswire
January 20th, 2015, 3:46 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Where's Dustin????
Replies: 25
Views: 3155

Re: Where's Dustin????

Though not as comprehensive as his always amazing post, you can hear him chat about it here;
http://bit.ly/MNW2014
by Magic Newswire
January 19th, 2015, 9:34 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Mat Franco - Podcast Interview
Replies: 0
Views: 160

Mat Franco - Podcast Interview

As we move forward in 2015, I am thrilled to co-host a podcast with the guy that made news in 2014 by being the first magician to win America's Got Talent - Mr. Mat Franco! I hope that you are all as happy as I am that after 73 previous magic contenders, we finally have a winner! Thank you Mat for j...
by Magic Newswire
January 19th, 2015, 9:34 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

My boss is demanding a new podcast... or else!

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by Magic Newswire
January 17th, 2015, 10:07 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

Just found another with Armando Lucero as well.
by Magic Newswire
January 17th, 2015, 5:14 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

Doesn't sound greedy at all to me. It is a great list. Some are easier than others but they are all on my list as well. With our new and permanent association with the Conjuring Arts Research Center (http://conjuringarts.org/) I think that some amazing doors will be opened. Stay tuned!
by Magic Newswire
January 17th, 2015, 1:08 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

We will definitely have Mr Regal on again. I have located most of the raw material from that lost chat and plan to edit and post it soon! Thanks again for listening!
by Magic Newswire
January 12th, 2015, 8:46 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

John Thanks! You are too kind I love doing these interviews and am happy that it comes through to the listeners. Thank you again! More to come! Is there anyone in particular that you would like to hear me interview? This is an open question to anyone that enjoys the podcast, not just to John. Whose ...
by Magic Newswire
January 9th, 2015, 11:15 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

Thanks Mr. Goat. Just over 3000 downloads so far and everyone seems to be enjoying it. Forgot to add a short piece that I recorded with Mat Franco about winning AGT but will have him on his own episode soon enough.

Thanks as always for the feedback
by Magic Newswire
January 8th, 2015, 9:25 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

Thanks Tim

It is good to be back!
by Magic Newswire
January 7th, 2015, 3:02 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

HUZZAH! Thanks Mr Goat! Enjoy!
by Magic Newswire
January 7th, 2015, 1:11 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

Re: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

It was a blast to do and I plan on making time to do as many of them as often as I can. We had some great guests and it sounds like 2015 will be another great year!
by Magic Newswire
January 7th, 2015, 8:54 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!
Replies: 17
Views: 3061

On stage in Dan Sperry's Pocket!

We just posted the latest edition of the MagicNewswire.com 's "Spirit of Magic" podcast. Genii Magazine Associate Editor Dustin Stinett leads the way with his always amazing recaps of the previous year of magic news in review, but we are also joined by many special guests along the way. My...
by Magic Newswire
September 19th, 2014, 10:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Sol Stone MNW338
Replies: 7
Views: 1538

Re: Sol Stone MNW338

Thanks again for all of the positive feedback. I am happy to once again be producing these shows. This interview with Sol was so fun to do and I am thrilled with the response. In spite of having been idle for a bit, magicians or those interested in our craft have already downloaded this interview mo...
by Magic Newswire
September 4th, 2014, 6:20 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Sol Stone MNW338
Replies: 7
Views: 1538

Re: Sol Stone MNW338

It is always a pleasure! I'd like to do as many as I can because I love it so
by Magic Newswire
September 4th, 2014, 11:53 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Sol Stone MNW338
Replies: 7
Views: 1538

Re: Sol Stone MNW338

Hah! Ooops!
by Magic Newswire
September 4th, 2014, 10:42 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Sol Stone MNW338
Replies: 7
Views: 1538

Sol Stone MNW338

Sol Stone is my guest on the latest episode of the Spirit of Magic podcast. Join David Roth, Jeff McBride, myself and other guests for this fascinating conversation. You will hear tales of Howard Thurston, Dai Vernon, Flosso, Paul LePaul, Jerry Openheimer, Ed Balducci, Tarbell, Jean Hugard, Slydini ...
by Magic Newswire
August 26th, 2014, 10:47 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Recovered Podcasts
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Re: Recovered Podcasts

Here are a few more that I recovered last night. Enjoy! Ken Klosterman: http://bit.ly/SalonKen Banachek, Houchin & Mitchell: http://bit.ly/fVNPBp JAY SANKEY: http://bit.ly/SanKeyJ McBride & Sperry: http://bit.ly/gtmq83 John Gaughan: http://bit.ly/JGaughan Everything Erdnase: http://bit.ly/1o...
by Magic Newswire
August 25th, 2014, 11:41 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Recovered Podcasts
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Recovered Podcasts

So... I have been trying to squeeze in some time to try and recover the audio files for some of the podcasts that stopped working when I was forced to move everything to a new hosting provider some time back. Well, Ta da! Finally made that happen. Lots more to do but stay tuned. Also, if there is a ...
by Magic Newswire
August 18th, 2014, 11:06 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Joanie Spina 1953-2014
Replies: 14
Views: 2300

Re: Joanie Spina 1953-2014

I was saddened to lean of this great loss. It was a unique pleasure to know Joanie even though we only spoke by phone. On numerous occasions, she and I discussed the possibility of an ongoing series of conversations in which she hoped to help magicians improve their presentations. Sadly, it never ca...
by Magic Newswire
February 12th, 2014, 10:44 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Aldo Colombini Suffers Catastrophic Stroke
Replies: 31
Views: 5173

Re: Aldo Colombini Suffers Catastrophic Stroke

I am so incredibly sad to learn of this. I had a wonderful time meeting with Aldo at the SAM convention in Atlanta in 2010. We had always had plans to get together to chat about magic for the podcast and I hate that it never happened. Aldo was an amazing performer and a great person. To quote Tecums...
by Magic Newswire
January 26th, 2014, 10:11 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Holy Heirophant! Jon Racherbaumer is 74 Tomorrow!
Replies: 11
Views: 1134

Re: Holy Heirophant! Jon Racherbaumer is 74 Tomorrow!

Happy Birthday Jon! I loved the chat that we posted with Jon in 2009 and was very excited that I was able to recover it from the almost lost archive of our older shows. With more that 15000 downloads, it remains one of our most popular podcasts. For those of you that missed it the first and second t...
by Magic Newswire
January 23rd, 2014, 1:02 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Vernon's Circumcision/Conversion
Replies: 16
Views: 2705

Re: Vernon's Circumcision/Conversion

I really liked the Roth interview--just fun to hear about some of the great years at the Castle. Dodd good to be hearing your voice again. I agree about the David Roth interview. I liked his shout out to Malaysian hospitality. One thing that any visiting magician can expect here is being taken out ...
by Magic Newswire
January 19th, 2014, 10:04 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Where the streets have magicians' names
Replies: 23
Views: 2907

Re: Where the streets have magicians' names

I really liked the Roth interview--just fun to hear about some of the great years at the Castle. One question: I tried to listen to some of the archived interviews, but several were off line--do you think it might be possible to please fix them at your convenience? I'd love to listen to the ones I ...
by Magic Newswire
January 19th, 2014, 7:35 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Where the streets have magicians' names
Replies: 23
Views: 2907

Re: Where the streets have magicians' names

Thanks! And the answer to your question is yes indeed they are!

My recent chat with David Roth can be found here:http://bit.ly/RothMNW1

I have always valued your opinion as well as those of my other friends here in the forums. I look forward to your feedback on this one as always! Enjoy!
by Magic Newswire
January 19th, 2014, 5:52 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Where the streets have magicians' names
Replies: 23
Views: 2907

Re: Where the streets have magicians' names

Bill Mullins wrote:
Bob Farmer wrote: one of the streets is Elmsley Street.


It's got four houses on it. The third one faces the back yard.


HAH! Wish that I'd thought of that one!
by Magic Newswire
January 18th, 2014, 11:56 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Where the streets have magicians' names
Replies: 23
Views: 2907

Where the streets have magicians' names

Steve Beam of the Raleigh NC Housing Authority is also a magician. As a part of the makeover of the Walnut Terrace public housing project, all of the streets have been renamed. Scarne St, Hofzinser Ct & Stebbins Circle for example. Read More: http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/01/17/3542272/raleig...

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