Tuesday, June 25, 2013

The Waterlogg Radio Network (WRN) Premieres Online Friday, June 28, 2013

Listeners can enjoy of of WRN's programming free of charge all in one place by visiting waterlogg.com. Or by subscribe on iTunes.

Waterlogg Productions president Joe Bevilacqua (Joe Bev) announced today the formation of WRN, The Waterlogg Radio Network, the new 24-hour online audio podcast venue.

"A WRN July 4th Extravaganza" premieres this Friday, June 28, 2013 on The Waterlogg Radio Network. 

Listeners can enjoy of of WRN's programming free of charge all in one place by visiting http://www.waterlogg.com.

Or by subscribe on iTunes:
JAZZ-O-RAMA: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id611001393
CARTOON CARNIVAL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id624696898
COMEDY-O-RAMA: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id572142422
JOE BEV X: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id627773341

"Our listeners told us they prefer hearing our shows on demand anytime and we listened!" exclaims Joe Bev, who's goal is to have 10,000 WGN subscribers by the end of the year.

WRN's Friday, June 28, 2013 Schedule:

The Jazz-O-Rama Hour
"A Jazz Holiday"
Joe Bev plays: A Jazz Holiday - Benny Goodman's Boys (1928); A Jazz Holiday - Abe Lyman's California Ambassador Hotel Orchestra (1928); The World's Jazz Crazy, Lawdy So am I - Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band (1940s); Doctor Jazz  - Jelly Roll Morton and his Red Hot Peppers (1926); At the Jazz Band Ball - Bix Beiderbecke and His Gang (1927); Micky Maus Jass - Albert Henry Samson (1930); Jazz Cocktail - Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (1932); Jazz Convulsions - Duke Ellington & his Cotton Club Orchestra (1929); Jazz a la Carte - Barney Bigard & His Jazzopators (1937); Jazz Me Blues - Bix Beiderbecke.and His Gang (1927); Jazz Me Blues - Charles Pierce and his Orchestra (1928); The Jazz Me Blues - Gene Krupa and His Chicagoans (1940s); Little Jazz - Artie Shaw And His Gramercy Five (1040s); Black Jazz - Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra (1931); White Jazz - Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra (1933)

The Cartoon Carnival
"Camping with the Boy Scouts" 
Guest host Sgt. Lefty (Joe Bev.) presents Joe Bevilacqua, Lorie Kellogg and Kenny Savoy in scenes from "Fireworks at Camp Waterlogg" (2004), Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, Jean Vanderpyl, Bea Benaderet, Dick Beals and John Stephenson in "The Flintstones: Cave Scout Jamboree" complete with the Welch's commercials (1964), and Daws Butler and Don Messick in "Cub Scout Boo Boo" (1961).

The Comedy-O-Rama Hour
"Fireworks at Camp Waterlogg Revisited" part one
It's raining cats and dogs (and children) this Fourth of July, as Sgt Lefty (Joe Bev), Olive Pitts (Lorie Kellogg) and the whole Camp Waterlogg gang are trapped indoors recalling a holiday of the past. Along the way, there is also a Daws Butler parody placing George and Martha Washington in Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf.

The Joe Bev Experience
"From Moonshine to Armadillos: The Birth of the Austin Music Scene"
Veteran award-winning producer Joe Bevilacqua hosts this hour-long program outlining the history of Threadgill's and Armadillo World Headquarters, their contribution to the birth of the Austin music scene, and their influence on the Nashville sound and country rock. As heard on Sirius XM and NPR, the hour features commentary and music by many of the key players of the time, including rare, never-before-released recordings of Janis Joplin.

Joe Bev

Joe Bevilacqua is a veteran, award-winning broadcaster. He begin his professional radio career in 1988 at WBGO, Jazz88 in Newark, NJ. He worked at WNYC, New York Public Radio until 1995, when he became among the founding employees of internet startups VeriTest, CitySearch, GeoCities and Yahoo! In 2000, combining knowledge and experience gained from working in radio and the Internet, Bevilacqua founded Waterlogg Productions, with his wife and partner Lorie Kellogg. The couple recently signed an exclusive distribution deal with Blackstone Audio. For more information, go to: http://www.downpour.com.


The upcoming WRN schedule:

Friday, July 5, 2013
The Jazz-O-Rama Hour: "Jumpin, Rockin Jazz" (Louis Jordan was born July 8, 1908.)
Cartoon Carnival: "Explorers Outer Space"
The Comedy-O-Rama Hour: "Fireworks at Camp Waterlogg Revisited" part 2
The Joe Bev Experience: "Tobin's Palm" by O Henry / "A Philip Freneau Sampler"

Friday, July 12, 2013
Jazz-O-Rama Hour: "Heavenly Harmonies: The Ink Spots Meet the Andrews Sisters" (Ivory "Deek" Watson was born July 18, 1909)
Cartoon Carnival: "A Tribute to Joe Barbera and a live Rocky & Bullwinkle with June Foray"
The Comedy-O-Rama Hour: "Homeland Security Comes to Camp Waterlogg"
The Joe Bev Experience: "The Cartoon Carnival Jazz Special"

Friday, July 19, 2013
The Jazz-O-Rama Hour: "The Hard Bop & Vocalese of Lambert, Hendricks & Ross & Art Blakey" (Annie Ross's birthday is July 25, 1930)
Cartoon Carnival: "Daws Butler on Truth or Consequences"
The Comedy-O-Rama Hour: "Camp Waterlogg, Bon Appetite"
The Joe Bev Experience: "Ancient Rising, Streets of Staccato: Stench of the City, The Green Lama" parts 1

Friday, July 26, 2013
The Jazz-O-Rama Hour:  "Louder & Funnier: Jazz with a Sense of Humor"
Cartoon Carnival: "Bob Clampett's Time for Beany"
The Comedy-O-Rama Hour: "The Camp Waterlogg Offensive"
The Joe Bev Experience: "Tales From the Kerrville Folk Festival"

The Joe Bev Experience Podcast on iTunes 
OR click on the link to the right to hear us online
OR click on the link to the right to hear us online

More about Waterlogg Productions at: http://www.waterlogg.com.

Friday, June 7, 2013

Stuart Pankin Guest Stars on The Comedy-O-Rama Hour - Saturday, June 8, 2:30 pm ET on CRAGG!

"Sgt. Lefty Goes Hollywood" encores Saturday as part of The Joe Bev 3-Hour Block, which includes The Jazz-O-Rama Hour & The Joe Bev Experience, starting 2:30 pm ET, 1:30 CT, 11:30 PT on cultradioagogo.com!

"Desperate Housewives" actor Stuart Pankin visits Joe Bev's wacky "Camp Waterlogg" on the next Comedy-O-Rama Hour, Saturday, June 8, 2:30 pm ET, 11:30 am PT, on Internet radio powerhouse Cult Radio-A-Go-Go! (http://www.cultradioagogo.com).

The Comedy-O-Rama Hour is the brainchild of husband and wife Joe Bevilacqua (Joe Bev) and Lorie Kellogg. After a successful four year run on Sirius XM Radio, the improvisational comedy radio theater hour moved to Cult Radio-A-Go-Go! online where its audience numbers have increased 10 fold in 10 weeks.

Stuart Pankin
On the Saturday June 8 show, Pankin has bought the movie rights to Sgt. Lefty's life. Lefty, played by Joe Bev, lost his right arm in Viet Nam. Meanwhile, Ellis the Boatkeeper (also Joe Bev) wants to be a model for Mrs. Neato (Lorie Kellogg).

The hour also features Bill Marx talking about his father Harpo Marx, from the audiobook Son of Harpo Speaks (available from Waterlogg Productions at Audible, Amazon and iTunes).

In addition, Bev voices two Uncle Dunkle cartoons written by Daws Butler, the late voice actor and mentor.


The June 8th Joe Bev 3-Hour Block will include:
Comedy-O-Rama #12 ENCORE: "Sgt. Lefty Goes Hollywood, with guest star Stuart Pankin"
Jazz-O-Rama #5 ENCORE: "Helen Kane & Billy Costello, the 78s of Betty Boop & Popeye the Sailor"
Joe Bev Experience #12 ENCORE: "From Moonshine to Armadillos: The Birth of the Austin Music Scene"

Joe Bevilacqua is the winner of the 2012 New York TANYS Award for Excellence in Acting. He has performed at the Improv, Caroline's on Broadway, Catch a Rising Star, the Comic Strip, opened for Uncle Floyd, worked with Al Franken, Shelley Berman, Lewis Black and Rick Overton. Joe has also MC'd shows featuring Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Mahr and Gilbert Gottfried. He has been regularly heard on National Public Radio and Sirius-XM Radio.

Lorie started her education at the Kansas City Art Institute. There she studied painting, printmaking, photography, commercial design and video. She continued to Graduate School at the California Institute of the Arts where she received her MFA in Film/Video. 
Lorie is a graphic designer creating websites, logos, newsletters, newspaper & magazine layout, package design, ad design, and edits video & audio. On Comedy-O-Rama, Lorie voices Ranger Lorie, Olive Pitts, Lkie (Sqweeky), Mrs. Terwilliger,  and the other half of voices in the Pedro cartoons.

Stuart Pankin is a familiar face on both the big and small screen, comic character actor  is a five-time nominated, CableAce Award winner for HBO's award-winning series "Not Necessarily The News." He is well-known for providing the voice of Earl Sinclair, the blustery father, on the Emmy award-winning "Dinosaurs." (He sang on, and composed two songs for, the Disney album "Dinosaurs: The Big Songs", and performed Earl on the "Dinosaurs: Classic Tales" tape release.)

The Joe Bev Experience Podcast on iTunes 
OR click on the link to the right to hear us online
OR click on the link to the right to hear us online

More about Waterlogg Productions at: http://www.waterlogg.com.