Category Archives: Doug Miles

RIP The Great Newspaper Columnist and Writer Pete Hamill who passed away today at 85.

From June 25, 2011, our conversation with the late, great Pete Hamill:

Author and columnist Pete Hamill joins Don Henderson and Doug Miles to talk about his latest book “Tabloid City”, the state of the newspaper business, Anthony Weiner, 9/11 and more.

“Book Talk” guest James Hansen author “First Man Neil Armstrong”

Today would be Neil Armstrong’s 90th birthday. James Hansen wrote an outstanding book on Neil’s life.

“Sports Talk” Guest John Shea Co-Author “24 Life Stories & Lessons From the Say Hey Kid”

Don Henderson and Doug Miles talk with San Francisco Chronicle baseball writer John Shea, co-author with Willie Mays of “24 Life Stories and Lessons from the Say Hey Kid”. Book link available below:

Happy 85th to the great Steve Lawrence. Keep him in your thoughts and prayers.

Steve Lawrence joins me on this archived edition of the Big Band Files to talk about his most recent CD, remember Eydie Gorme and his career in show business. Steve is currently battling Alzheimer’s Disease.

Tribute to Comedy Legend Carl Reiner

Doug Miles looks back at a few classic moments of Carl Reiner on television as we pay tribute to one of the comedy legends who passed away at 98 on 6/29/20.

Remembering Fred Travalena with Lois Travalena

Doug Miles talks with Lois Travalena as they remember the talented singer, impressionist, comedian, actor and composer Fred Travalena.

“Big Band Files” Guest Singer/Impressionist Debbie Wileman

Internet sensation Debbie Wileman, who’s Song a Day videos on Facebook and YouTube have garnered tremendous response during the past 3 months joins Doug Miles for a conversation about her singing and impressions and some of her recent performances are spotlighted including her Judy Garland, Doris Day, Julie Andrews and Barbara Streisand impressions and her newest duet with Billy Stritch.

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“The Big Band Files with Doug Miles” available on Podomatic

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Doug Miles Media “Book Talk” Podcast available on Podomatic

“Book Talk” Podcast available on Podomatic click here to view