Michael Holley

Michael Holley Podcast: Clay Cook of the Zac Brown Band - Why he loves music, and how Super Bowl LI was as a Falcons fan

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Michael Holley Podcast: Clay Cook of the Zac Brown Band - Why he loves music, and how Super Bowl LI was as a Falcons fan

Michael talks to Clay Cook of the Zac Brown Band about music, his Boston connection and what it was like as Falcons fan to watch the Patriots Super Bowl LI comeback

3:00 - Clay explains why he chose to attend Berklee College of Music in Boston and how he and good friend John Mayer began their music careers together.
 

4:30 - Clay talks about which instruments he can play, tells the story about how he fell in love with the guitar and how he decided to turn his musical talents into a career.
 

9:00 - Clay discusses his relationship with John Mayer.

13:00 - Clay talks about being an Atlanta Falcons fan, his experience being at the Patriots’ comeback win in Super Bowl LI and how he respects Boston sports fans.

20:00 - Clay discusses being an Atlanta Hawks ball boy for a small period of time in the late 80s and early 90s and watching some all-time greats like Dominique Wilkins and Doc Rivers. 

23:30 - Clay talks about his approach to singing the national anthem and his past experiences doing so.

28:00 - Clay talks about touring with Zac Brown Band and how the band still isn’t as popular as most people think.

32:00 - Clay finishes up by giving one thing he loves about his industry and one thing he would change.

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Breakfast Pod: NBA Draft recap - Breaking down the Celtics' picks and the Baynes trade

Breakfast Pod: NBA Draft recap - Breaking down the Celtics' picks and the Baynes trade

Another NBA Draft night is in the books. Here's a look at the Celtics' moves:

1:16: College basketball analyst Tim Welsh and WEEI's Rich Keefe join Michael Holley to discuss the Celtics' second pick, Grant Williams from Tennessee.

4:55: Next, Kyle Draper, Chris Forsberg, A. Sherrod Blakey, and Brian Scalabrine discuss the trade of Aron Baynes to the Phoenix Suns and if this means the Celtics are looking towards a full rebuild. We then check in with NBC NBA Insider Tom Haberstroh to discuss the Baynes trade, the C's draft strategy and where they'll fit into the Eastern Conference next season. 

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Michael Holley Podcast: State of the Los Angeles Lakers with LA Times' Brad Turner

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Michael Holley Podcast: State of the Los Angeles Lakers with LA Times' Brad Turner

The NBA hot-stove season is in full swing so over the next few episodes Michael checks in with some of his NBA insider friends across the country. First up, Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times,

They discuss all the moves that the Lakers have made so far, particularly the Anthony Davis trade and who actually won the deal? 

They also spoke about what other players the Lakers should target like Kyrie Irving or Kawhi Leonard and is there any concern about team chemistry. 

Turner also gave his thoughts on what really went down in the Lakers front office and why Magic Johnson stepped down. 

Lastly, they broke down Jay-Z vs Kendrick Lamar in a lyrics battle. Who you got!? Enjoy the episode:

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