Main Banner
About Shep Database Shep Music Timeline Store ACS Excelsior Excelsior
Straws
Shep Related News
August 17th in Shep History


1956 Article Shepherd in Soup Over Soap As WOR Fires Him All Over Again


1956 Radio Balantine Books Press Release


1961 Radio Hit On Head By 2 x 4


1964 Radio Vic and Sade, Fact and Fiction, Chicago World's Fair


1965 Radio Blue-Nose Ladies Vs. Youth Culture


1973 Radio How George The Greek Beat Bolus The Pin Ball Hustler


1976 Radio New Old Antiques
Recent News
November 3, 2012
Photo

A Christmas Story 2
Review
In 1994 the 1st 'sequel' to "A Christmas Story" came out and in Jean Shepherd's own words it was a 'turkey'. It was directed by Bob Clark, written by Shepherd, Clark, and Leigh Brown (same as ACS) using his stories that he told for so many years and most importantly, it was narrated by Jean Shepherd whose golden voice provided much of the magic in all his movies. But as Shepherd admitted later the casting was terrible. Fast forward to early 2012 when it was announced there would be a sequel. Very little was known about it and it wasn't until the trailer hit that we had any inkling as to what it was about. Now we know...
 
November 2, 2012
Photo

R.L. Stine Is a Disney Freak
New York Magazine
Turns out R.L. Stine is a fan of Shepherd
 
October 27, 2012
Photo

"Jean Shepherd Radio Classics"
Staten Island Community Television, channel 34
Pete Delaney's newest episode of "Jean Shepherd Radio Classics" will be aired on the dates below. If you are looking for it in the SICTV listings they have it as: "Music Radio: Jean Shepahard 2" The featured show is "The Bolus' Wedding" from March 13, 1968
 
October 18, 2012
Photo

Shepfest "12"
The Depot - Cold Springs, New York - Saturday - October 27, 2012 - 1:00pm
Join the fun and talk some 'Shep' Inspired in 2002 by a group of Shep fans who wanted to get together and meet each other face to face after years of email exchanges, the "Shepfest" was born. The tradition continues for the 12th time. This year where it all began in 2002 - Cold Springs, NY
 
October 15, 2012
Photo

Shep's Army
A new book by Eugene B. Bergmann
A collection of Army Stories as told on the radio by Jean Shepherd and edited by Gene Bergmann.
 

 

shepquest
shepquest
Listen to Shep Again
Max
Replay Date: July 23, 2017
Limelight - The Great Ice Cream Riot
Airdate: July 23, 1965

Archives
What's New
  Post Date Description
Notes 07-22-2017

January 16, 1965
Radio
Shep's Early Radio Obsession - Bittersweet Defeat
Notes 07-16-2017

January 11, 1973
Television
The John Bartholomew Tucker Show
Notes 07-16-2017

1976
Radio
Newsreel - Retired Numbers - American Traits
Notes 07-3-2017

September 14, 1971
Radio
Hobbies
Notes 07-1-2017

November 25, 1987
Radio
Alan Colmes Show
Notes 06-28-2017

September 2, 1956
Article
Phantom Author Has Dizzy Hoosier Label
Notes 06-28-2017

August 31, 1956
Article
Jean Shepherd Is Social Issue
Notes 06-9-2017

1957
Books
On The Road
 
What's New
Quote