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Ty and Nick welcome Celeb DJ Tom Macari into the virtual lounge on this edition of Beats and Eats. Tom, one of New York's hottest dj's talks about spinning in the city's most popular clubs. Macari opens up about being the personal dj for the likes of NBA superstar Carmelo Anthony and more. It's an inside look at the club scene you won't hear anywhere else. Plus, Ty and Nick talk about their days clubbing years ago. This is a conversation not to be missed. Meanwhile, check out the guys on Twitter at @coug88 @clns_nick and @beatneats.  The virtual lounge is open, why not join us?

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The "virtual lounge" is open and you're welcome inside for a crazy conversation between your hosts Nick Gelso and Ty Ray. On this week's episode of Beats and Eats, they discuss everything from whether or not Ryan Gosling can sing to the sexual preferences of Ted Cruz.  It's a crazy show that ends with a chat on the White House turned upside down. Are we going to live through four years of Trump? The answer to this question and more on this week's Beats and Eats.

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The virtual lounge is open and Ty and Nick are talking movies on this edition of Beats and Eats.  On this edition, the duo welcome film director G.J. Echterncamp to the show.  G.J.'s latest film, Death Race 2050 is streaming on Netflix.  Death Race 2050, is a take off on the 1975 Roger Corman film Death Race 2000.  both movies are political satire action films.   The three discuss the challenges of making a the new movie on a limited budget.  G.J. also explains the roundabout way he went from directing a serious and critically acclaimed movie about his parents called Frank and Cindy to directing a b action film.  Ty and Nick then conclude the episode by looking ahead to Queen's summer tour with Adam Lambert.

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The virtual lounge is open. Ty and Nick are back in the studio together! On Sunday, January 22, what can we be discussing? Of course, President Donald J. Trump's first 48-hours in office.

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The virtual lounge is open and Nick welcomes CLNS Radio, ESPN Personality, Patrick Gilroy. On this edition of Beats and Eats takes a deep dive to look at the presidency of Donald J. Trump.


The two personalities take a deep dive on Donald Trump's influence on the converging subjects of politics, news and entertainment.


Happy MLK Day.

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The virtual lounge is open and Ty and Nick welcome old friend Lydia Cornell inside for an hour of fun.  On this edition of Beats and Eats the former "Too Close For Comfort" star discusses what's new in her life as well as the recent passing of pop culture icons Carrie Fisher, George Michael, and Alan Thicke.  Cornell talks about her relationship with both Thicke and Fisher in detail.  The trio conclude the episode with Lydia's memories of Studio 54.  This is a Beats and Eats episode not to be missed.  Sit back, relax, pour your drink of choice and enjoy a fun conversation with an old friend of the show. For more information on Lydia Cornell you can find her on the web at You reach Ty and Nick on Twitter at @coug88, @clns_nick, and @beatneats.

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Ty and Nick welcome special co-host Mike Murphy into the virtual lounge for this special edition of Beats and Eats. Mike's podcast "Badasses, Boobs, and Body Counts" is the premier b movie podcast online.  On this episode, Ty and Mike visit with actress Jacqueline Lovell about her hilarious role as Loretta in the Full Moon Entertainment horror classic "Head Of The Family." The three discuss the film's 20th anniversary and its continued popularity.  Jacqueline also talks about her role in "Nude Bowling Party" and the crazy inaccuracies on her IMDB page (not for the kiddies). Ty and Mike conclude the episode with their fond memories of b movies and their love for Bob Wilkens "Creature Features"  on local Bay Area television in the 1970's.  If you love b movies, than this episode isn't to be missed! It's a rare opportunity to hear some amazing stories from Jacqueline Lovell one of the funniest and gorgeous scream queens in film history. Check out Mike's podcast at For more on Jaqueline go to her website at Follow Nick and Ty on Twitter at @clns_nick, @coug88, and @beatneats.

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The virtual lounge is open. Nick Gelso is running solo today as Ty Ray is out Christmas shopping. Gelso welcomes movie critic, J.W. Colwell to discuss Rogue One: a Star Wars Story.


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The virtual lounge is open and Ty and Nick return to their foodie roots on this edition of Beats and Eats. The duo welcome Dan Kanczugowski from Seattle's Sebi's restaurant to the show.  Sebi's Bistoris the premier Polish restaurant in the northwest.  During the episode Dan discusses what Polish food is all about as well as the heartwarming story of his parents dream to open a restaurant and raise a family. For more information on Sebi's in Seattle's Eastlake neighborhood go to  While you're on the web check our sponsors and

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