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Animaniacs & More With Rob Paulsen On the Jolt

Rob Paulsen brings Animaniacs In Concert back to our area this Sunday March 31 at the Loft at City Winery in NYC. He called into the WDHA Morning Jolt to catch up with Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych, and field some questions from WDHA listeners, too.

Remembering Peter Tork of the Monkees On "All Mixed Up"

Musician...songwriter...actor...producer...math teacher...high school baseball coach...husband...father...brother...son.... Peter Tork lived a full and varied life. From his days as a folksinger on the streets of Greenwich Village through his days with the Monkees and into his solo career, Peter brought a special blend of humor and passion into everything he did. Peter passed away on February 21,…

Joey Fatone Calls Into the Jolt

He sings, dances, makes GREAT hot dogs, hosts TV shows AND finds time to call the Morning Jolt. Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych spoke with Joey Fatone about all of that including his new "Common Knowledge" game show.

R.L. Stine On the Jolt

R.L. Stine started out writing jokes and funny stories. In the mid-80's, he published Blind Date, his first horror novel for young adults. He launched his popular Fear Street book series three years later. Beginning in 1992, Stine found international acclaim writing the Goosebumps series, which spurred the creation of additional series and nearly 200…

The Jolt Welcomes Back Rob Paulsen

Rob Paulsen (Animatiacs, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Pinky & so many more) is literally the voice of JoHo's childhood...and probably you, too. Rob is appearing on January 4th at the Cutting Room in Manhattan for "Animaniacs Live" and called into the WDHA Morning Jolt to catch up with Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych.

Ernie Hudson On the WDHA Morning Jolt

For JoHo, Christmas came early in the form of Ernie Hudson calling into the WDHA Morning Jolt. The veteran actor has appeared in dozens of movies and TV shows including Ghostbusters, a movie which JoHo has immortalized in the form of ink on his arm. Ernie checked in to talk about his various projects including…

Former "Letterman" Writer Bill Scheft On the Jolt

David Letterman's incredible run of 33 years on late-night television encompassed more than 6,000 shows. Bill Scheft was a staff writer for Letterman for 24 of those years, and is featured in a new book The Last Days of Letterman: The Final 6 Weeks by Scott Ryan. Bill called into the WDHA Morning Jolt and…

The Jolt's "Come To Jesus" Moment With Tom Payne

Actor Tom Payne is well-known to fans of the wickedly popular Walking Dead series as Jesus. Now in his fourth season on the show, Tom's character takes on new significance in a post-apocalyptic world moving forward without Rick Grimes and Andrea. Tom spoke with Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych about where he thinks the show…

Voiceover Artist Rob Paulsen Returns To the Jolt

He has voiced literally hundreds of characters we've all come to know and love in the world of animation - he's the voice of Pinky from “Pinky and the Brain,” Yakko from “Animaniacs” and Raphael (and Donatello) from “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” and so many more. The amazing Rob Paulsen is bringing his Animaniacs In…