The Rotunda #129 11/13/17 - In a coup for The Rotunda, Scott has a conversation with up and coming local actor and artist Chad Michael, who caused quite a stir in the social media world this week with his opinion on the sexual misconduct that’s been coming to light lately in Hollywood. What did he say that caused a firestorm? Tune in and find out, and decide for yourself!
Halfway thought the show, The Rotunda gets invaded by The Franchise! Joe and Morgan storm onto the set and have an interview with Sixpoint Brewing’s Kier Hamilton. Any beer aficionado DEFINITELY wants to hear what he has to say about all the awesome offerings Sixpoint has on the docket. Scott, Ferro, and beer – what could possibly go wrong?!?!?!
You could be hurt, and on the disabled list. You could be suspended. You could be on thin ice. But one thing is for sure… you're a part of the Franchise. Join Franchise Ferro, Morgan, and new WBOB show hosts Mo Fortin and Ben Vandal as the team of champions tries to bring you another pennant.
Efren from the Providence Brewing Company stops by to discuss his brand new brewery in North Providence. What has he learned in his decade in the industry? How did Prohibition impact the original Rhode Island breweries? Most importantly, why should you be drinking his beer?
Mo and Ben make their WBOB debuts. What will their new show entail? The beer experts review beervana and their current podcast. What new beers should you be trying? There's only one way to find out.
The Cafe #300 10/24/17 - In this fast paced podcast host Pal welcomes Nate from Bucket Brewery in Pawtucket. Nate discusses his practices to provide a welcoming customer friendly brewery as well as covers Bucket's hip Halloween bash featuring live music, bobbing for beers and a limited edition double IPA. Besides liquid craft brew news, MMA superstar and RI native Dinis "Sweetbread" Paiva has a candid chat with Pal about his life outside the cage and challenges in maintaining a training regiment, professional and personal life.
The Franchise #153 10/10/17 - Franchise Ferro is back at it, joined by Chris and Morgan, to break down the latest in the world of what's fun.
With a beer tasting, you know the weekend has started early. What should you be trying? Scratch that. What do you NEED to try? There's only one way to find out.
Nick Garrison of Fool Proof Brewing Company joins to let us know about his upcoming Pints for Pups event. All of the proceeds will go to helping animals. There are a lot of reasons to go, and beer is only one of them.
Brian from Beervana has an event going on as well. What is beervana? What should you be ready for? Beervana is right around the corner, and you know Joe will be there. Will you?
Bill Southerland from the metal band Kilgore joins the party to let us know what's coming up next for his band. They have new songs, new concerts, and news on what is going on. They'll have a new release soon, and you need to know what's going on.
Every empire falls. But a franchise? That can live forever. The manager has called you into his office. Will you listen to what he has to say. Will you listen to the Franchise? (The answer better be yes).
The Franchise #137 7/14/2015 - On this edition of the Franchise host Joe Ferro welcomes Billy from the Rhode Island Brew Bus to learn more about sipping in style in the ocean state. Also on the show musician Stephen Marold from the band Overwith.
The Franchise #152 9/27/17 - On this edition of the Franchise host Joe Ferro and co-host Chris Casci discuss recent beer releases. Musician Bryan Corderio calls in to talks his latest upcoming project and brewer Tony Barber rounds out the hour to discuss his charitable brews. Beer correspondent Morgan Snyder also weighs in with his take on all things golden and bubbly.
The Franchise #126 1/13/14 - On this edition of the Franchise with Ferro, Bryan Cordeiro formally of the band Carrion joins the show to discuss his latest projects as well as grace the audience with a few in studio live cuts. Plus a beer talk with the founder of Proclamation Ale Company and WBOB's own Alicia from Raw Sex calls in to end the show with a little heat.
Franchise #151 9/13/2017 - After taking almost the entire summer off, The Franchise has returned for a special evening. Joe Ferro is joined in studio with Chris Casci as the two yak it up, catching up on what they've been up to, and you tube video holes they have fallen into lately.
They're joined by two special guests. First up is Mark McKellar of the RI local band The Resonate, giving a live status of what the band has been up to recently, shows they performed at, upcoming shows, new songs, and more.
Then you have Morgan Clark Synder Jr. of Buttonwoods Brewery talking all things beer and IPAs. Which beer is in season right now? What is the hottest tasting IPA that's in demand? Are there going to be any upcoming announcements from Buttonwoods Brewery that consumers should keep an ear open for? Joe and company discuss.
Derelict Dummies #221 9/11/17 - This might be remembered as the night of the anticipated. The gents of dumbness discuss the hit movie IT and how it is saving a dismal summer box office. Then the discussion turned to the effects of 9/11 some 16 years later. Also could the Dummies finally have something in common with Trump policy goals? The show ends with some cool callers who help us wrap up a quick hour.
The Wild Side #316 7/25/17 - Never heard the Wild Side David Clyde before? Been listening for years and have never seen the hilarious righteous host? Well Merry Christmas in July. WBOB continues to run live testing on our new 360 degree camera which means you the listener/reader/viewer can now get even more out of us. Check out the video above and pan to the right and left. Admittedly it's not the best screen set but we are still testing.
Listen to the podcasts below for the full episode with guests, activist Farrah Prudence and writer Ron Park. The fastest two hours in radio covers all the hot topic issues and a few entertainment dilemmas as well.
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