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Bob Wilber“Bats, Balls & Burnouts” author Bob Wilber has one of the most successful sports books on Amazon right now. It’s the story of a life formed by a father in baseball, a mother in broadcasting and public relations and his own career running sports teams and racing programs. Bob Wilber has a very unique story that even surprised him when he dropped everything and sat down to write about an incredible life. Listen…

Chanterria McGilbraPrancing Ponies Founder & CEO Chanterria McGilbra might have the most important job in American motorsports. Her Prancing Ponies organization targets the self-esteem of young women who need to know what’s possible for a woman in today’s world.  Many young women don’t know they can be successful in activities that may not be upper most in their minds. Prancing Ponies introduces young women to the international possibilities of motor racing and how they can become a part of that world. Listen…

Chris NevilleNASCAR on FOX Pit Reporter Chris Neville dismissed Statt Mann’s concern over the prominence of alcohol in motor racing’s victory lanes. Chris was ready to talk about a great race Sunday afternoon at Sonoma Raceway. He also threw water on an old NASCAR myth tht road course ringers were needed to bring success to turning right in NASCAR, something that is only done twice a year. Listen…

Billy SheehanMusician/Bassist for Mr. Big Billy Sheehan is one of the best rock bass players in the world. Don’t take our word for it. He’s won the Guitar Player magazine readers’ poll  five times for his “lead bass” playing style.  So when he talks about playing for his fans, playing for free, touring or recording new music you have to listen. His latest studio effort with the band Mr. Big will be out this summer. He like the new music but he loves the old stuff that Mr. Big fans call for at ever concert. Listen…

Scott EastwoodThe Fate of The Furious Actor Scott Eastwood joined the high dollar franchise with another box office blockbuster.  But while the previous films were loaded with car chases and incredible stunts, this edition of the series has a serious storyline that challenges what we knew about some of the series long characters, especially Vin Diesel’s character Dom. Listen…

James YoungStyx Guitarist, Singer & Songwriter James Young seemed to enjoy his visit with The Freaks. He’s a motorhead of the first order. So he was right at home talking speed with The Freaks. And he’s obviously at home talking music and Styx, The group’s first new music in 15 years comes out June 16th. The album? The Mission. So why 15 years? And why now? What triggers the idea after more than a decade of silence? Listen…

John Close1001 NASCAR Facts Author John Close offered some incredible trivia when he visited The Freak Nation Sunday night. His new book about NASCAR trivia is one of the best selling books on Amazon. Despite falling attendance and TV ratings NASCAR fans still want to read some quick trivia on their sport. And John has the best. Listen…

Shawne MerrimanThree-time NFL Pro Bowler Shawne Merriman is getting his feet wet in the world of motorsports.  He was one of the best linebackers in the NFL when he played. But violence in pro football is nothing like the nuance of motor racing. He’s learning that!  Merriman, however, is a determined winner and that’s being translated to his racing team. Listen…

Rob HalfordJudas Priest lead vocalist Rob Halford has a legendary voice tied to heavy metal, trash metal, speed metal, industrial metal & hard rock. It has a range from screaching falsetto to a throaty growl. But Halford is as down to earth as any global music legend. He can laugh at a three-year-old loving his music and a 43-year-old grooving to it. It’s a foundation for his Rock & Roll Fantasy Camp in Southern California. Listen…

Chris NevilleFox Sports NASCAR Reporter Chris Neville is a Friend of The Freaks. We caught up with him Sunday night as he boarded a plane out of Richmond, Virginia where the NASCAR Cup Series raced Sunday afternoon.  Neville was amused at being ignored by 2015 NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Busch. But he was far more serious about problems all racing series are having rebuilding their fan bases.  He took us on some deep background. Listen…