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The Musical Innertube

Don Rooney and John Timpane talk with people you'd talk with, if you had a microphone

The Musical Innertube

Recent Episodes

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 83 - Joy to the Burg

Dec. 6, 2022

Steve Schwartz and Doug Wilburne have crafted the perfect Christmas gift: 33 fantastic Christmas songs to infuse you with holiday cheer and help the homeless at the same time. It's available now at

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 82 - Andrew Fountain

Nov. 29, 2022

Its world premiere took place on Thanksgiving Day-now it's your turn to experience "False Pretenses," Andrew Fountain's debut feature. Listen as Andrew talks about making the film, then go to the website to watch it!

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 81 - Melanie Kirkpatrick

Nov. 22, 2022

Do you know about Sarah Hale? She's a big reason we celebrate Thanksgiving. And, Plymouth, MA did not necessarily host the first Thanksgiving. Here's Melanie Kirkpatrick to tell us all about Sarah Hale and Thanksgiving.

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 80 - Phil Grabsky

Nov. 15, 2022

Edward Hopper: An American Love Story is a film where the artist Hopper meets the filmmaker Phil Grabsky.  It's a loving look at the art & artist-and his long-neglected wife-by a man who considers film itself to be an art.

Guest: Phil Grabsky

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 79 - Dr. Lantern Jack

Nov. 8, 2022

In 375 BC, the philosopher Plato wrote Republic; in it, Socrates says democracy leads to tyranny. Dr. Lantern Jack, a doctor of ancient philosophy, says democracy during Plato's time can teach us about American politics.

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 78 - Dick Polman on the Midterm Election Frenzy

Nov. 1, 2022

Here we are again, coming up on another election that will determine the fate of America! Dick Polman looks at the claims, the ads and the debates that are coloring the contest -- and ruining the World Series!

Guest: Dick Polman

Recent Blog Posts

The Musical Innertube Thanksgiving Blog

Fun and information about America's holiday from the Musical Innertube

All hail the baseball guru!

  Let's go back and listen to the Musical Innertube Baseball Talk episode from last August, where John and Don talked with baseball aficionados Swe…

Volume One

Those of you who have been paying attention -- both of you -- might remember that back in the 1970s, John and Don began their partnership by hosting a ra…