JERSEY BOYS PODCAST #060 - The Latest Jersey Boys Related News & Fan Thank You!

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Today's Jersey Boys Podcast (recorded on 1/27/08) is a much needed Jersey Boys news catch-up  and  listener appreciation show.  We have news about Jersey Boys Broadway and all the current Tour locations including breaking news on Australia.  We also have updates on Four Seasons members Joe Long, Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, and Tommy Devito.

Music segments (thanks to Rhino Records & Collector's Choice Music) played in this podcast includes:

Links mentioned in this podcast:

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Jersey Boys Fan Chat Room Via Meebo

If you are online and would like to chat and share videos about the Jersey Boys Broadway or Tour then check out the Meebo Jersey Boys room:

JERSEY BOYS PODCAST #042 - Beggin Re-Edit Plus 2004 Full Focus Interview with Daniel Reichard and J. Robert Spencer

The 42nd Jersey Boys Podcast (recorded for June 2, 2007) has been released.

This podcast starts off with a short sample from the "Frankie Valli Beggin Pilooski UK Re-Edit" (video, original version).

The main topic of the podcast is the December 2004 Full Focus public TV interview by Gloria Penner with Daniel Reichard and J. Robert Spencer while the Jersey Boys were still playing at the La Jolla Playhouse.

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Erich Bergen's Pizza Hut Commercial on YouTube!

We mentioned in Jersey Boys Podcast #033 (01-16-2007) that you should keep an eye out for Erich Bergen who plays Bob Gaudio for the Jersey Boys Tour while watching TV because he had confirmed with the podcast that the was in a currently running Pizza Hut commercial.

Well, you don't have to watch TV to see it, the Jersey Boys Blog has found a copy of the commercial on YouTube!.

Podcast Recommendation - Good Night Burbank

The JerseyBoysPodcast was at the recent Podcast & Portable Media Expo (PME) 2006 and one of the video podcasts that seemed interesting and innovative was Good Night Burbank.

It is a humourous look at the TV news and reporter business, with production and writing that is appealing for those looking for a quaility podcast program. 

So ... check out Good Night Burbank and let us know if you want more new media recommendations!

Jersey Boys Podcast #020 - Tony Awards (Jersey Boys Wins Big And We Celebrate)

The latest Jersey Boys Podcast has been released (recorded 07-01-06). This podcast is all about celebrating the Tony Awards including a Super Fan interview with Gina who attended the Jersey Boys Broadway Tony Awards Party for the podcast.

The Jersey Boys Broadway won four 2006 Tony Awards:

  1. Best Lighting - Howell Binkley
  2. Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical - Christian Hoff
  3. Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical - John Lloyd Young
  4. Best Musical - Jersey Boys Broadway

We play the acceptance speeches from the Tony Awards for: Christian Hoff, John Lloyd Young, and Best Musical Jersey Boys.  And Steve conducts a phone interview with Jersey Boys Podcast listener Gina about the Jersey Boys Tony Awards Party.  Thanks Gina for attending and for doing the interview.

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Jersey Boys Wins Four 2006 Tony Awards

Jersey Boys has won four 2006 Tony Awards:

  • Best Musical
  • John Lloyd Young - Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical
  • Chrisian Hoff - Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical
  • Howell Binkley - Best Lighting Design for a Musical


You can check out our April 2006 podcast interviews with John Lloyd Young and Christian Hoff via the links highlighting their names.  Best wishes to both, the entire Jersey Boys team, and also Howell Binkley for some "great lighting."

Jersey Boys Podcast #019 - Interview with Daniel Reichard and The Lastest Jersey Boys News

The latest Jersey Boys Podcast has been released (recorded 06-05-06). This podcast has our interview with Daniel Reichard, and a summary of the latest Jersey Boys news. The questions we asked Daniel in this podcast includes:

  • What is your favorite thing about Jersey Boys?
  • Playing the role of Bob Gaudio, there seems to be some similarities between yourself and Bob and the way you play the role, people seem to fall in love with the character and the performance. I was wondering if you had some thoughts or ideas on why that might be?
  • What was it like to meet Bob Gaudio?
  • Tell us a little bit about your past theatre experiences and how you got into the theatre?
  • What are some of the differences that you can see between the La Jolla Playhouse production and this one (that means something special to you)?
  • What is your favorite Frankie Valli song?

The following song segments are played in this podcast thanks to Rhino Records:

And here are the news links to some of the key recent awards (pre-Tony Awards) that Jersey Boys won that includes references to Drama League, Theatre World Award, Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk Awards: Union Tribune, BroadwayWorld#1, Playbill#1, Playbill#2, Backstage#1, Backstage#2,,, and BroadwayWorld#2.

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Summary Of Recent Jersey Boys Related News

Here is a pretty comprehensive summary of some recent news related to the Jersey Boys musical and the cast members:

Additional members of the Jersey Boys production have also gotten some good individual press recently:

Lastly, two members of the original Four Seasons continue to get the recognition they deserve:

Sources: Jersey Boys Blog, Google Alerts, and Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons Yahoo! mailing list.

Upcoming TV Performances With Jersey Boys

The Jersey Boys are going to be on the following TV shows in the very near future:

  • ABC's "Live with Regis & Kelly," May 25 [,]
  • Jersey Boys will be singing a tribute to Katie Couric on the Today Show on May 31st [blog]
  • WEEKEND TODAY on Saturday, June 3 at 8 AM EST on NBC [JerseyBoyBlog]

They also did something interesting according to the NY Post during a recent intermission for CBS.