Nov 20, 2017

Episode 17: Norse Gods, Big Green Men & Other Nonsense

Steve and Erin discuss the third installment of Marvel's Thor franchise, "Thor: Ragnarok" and get off on a few tangents along the way.


Sep 30, 2017

Episode 16: Dominic Inouye - ZIPMKE

ZIPMKE founder and director Dominic Inouye shares how he is using photography and neighborhood walks to engage and educate people about the city of Milwaukee. We discuss his vision for the project to help unite the city by showcasing the people and neighborhoods within its 28 zip codes.


Aug 15, 2017

Episode 15: Friendships and Colonoscopies

This episode we discuss friendships  with a group of 4 women who have been friends for at least 4 decades.

Music courtesy of John Cee


May 31, 2017

Episode 14: Tony Shields: Mr. Shields Goes To Washington

What would it be like to have a close relative living at the White House? Guest, Tony Shields (Exec. Director of United Neighborhood Centers of Milwaukee) shares memories of his family and what it's like to be a guest of the White House when your cousin is the First Lady of the United States.


Muisc Courtesy of John Calarco


May 19, 2017

Episode 12: Kate Jurgens - Mo: A Loeys Dietz Syndrome Memoir

Guest Kate Jurgens, a Milwaukee native, Registered Nurse and author, talks about her book, Mo: A Loeys Dietz Syndrome Memoir. Kate shares the stories  of raising a family and the challenges of having a daughter with Loeys Dietz Syndrome, a genetic disorder that affects connective tissue. To learn more about Loeys Dietz Syndrome go to

Mo: A Loeys Dietz Syndrome Memoir can be found on: and

Theme music courtesy of John Calarco 


May 13, 2017

Episode 11: Summer Movies, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

Steve, Erin and Britain talk about summer movie releases they are looking forward to and review Guardians of the Galaxy Vol2.

Theme music courtesy of John Calarco


Apr 12, 2017

Episode 10: Movie Reviews - Kong: Skull Island

Hosts Steve Italiano and Erin Koenig are joined by guest Britain Tomson to discuss and review the cinematic release, Kong: Skull Island. They each also review and discuss they have view on a stream service. Films discussed are, Mr Brooks, The Visit and Trollhunter. Fair warning... SPOILER ALERT!!!

Theme music courtesy of John Calarco


Mar 19, 2017

Episode 9: Frozen Custard

We discuss Milwaukee's love affair with frozen custard. From it's origins on a family farm, it's migration to the city that is the "Custard Capital of the World" and some of the iconic loctions that scoop it out . Join my co host Erin Koenig and me on this journey of a tasty Milwaukee treat.

Milwaukee flavor of the day(FOD) websites:


Sep 15, 2015

Episode 8: Rochelle Weiner - Artist, Graphic Designer, Business Owner & Native Milwaukeean

This episode we talk with Rochelle Weiner, graphic designer, painter and founder of Andiamo Creative. A native of Milwaukee and graduate of UW-Milwaukee, she has returned to the city after 20 years, to continue running her graphic design firm and continue the creation of her fine art. Rochelle can be contacted through her websites and


May 31, 2015

Episode 7: Johnny Cee / Shine

Milwaukee based musician and recording artist Johnny Cee ( aka John Calarco ) talks about his debut solo album release, Shine. Copies of Shine available through the artist's website, and iTunes or by contacting the artist at


Feb 20, 2014

Episode 6: Henry Hamilton III - Black History Month

Henry Hamilton III ( Drake University and Drake Law School graduate) discusses the origins of Black History Month and the history of African-Americans in Milwaukee.


Feb 13, 2014

Episode 5: Dean Weiner & Jeremy Hanon -Hanon Brewing Company

Our guests, microbrewery entrepreneurs Dean Weiner and Jeremy Hanon, talk beer, craft brewing and and the joys of being a beer lover.


Nov 21, 2013

Episode 4: Paranormal Investigators of Milwaukee

Noah and John from Paranormal Investigators of Milwaukee discuss their methods and philosophy of investigating  claims of paranormal activity.


Nov 7, 2013

Episode 3: John Calarco (aka John Cee)

John Calarco (aka Johnny Cee) musician, songwriter, performer and Milwaukee native, discusses his work, his industry and the Milwaukee music scene.


Oct 22, 2013

Episode 2 : Tony Shields, Exec. Dir. UNCOM

Tony Shields, Executive Director of United Neighborhood Centers of Milwaukee (UNCOM), talks about his organization,it's function and the importance of it's programs to the community. 

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