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The Pop Culture Show

The Pop Culture Show

The Pop Culture Show is a weekly deep dive into the world of popular culture complete with celebrity interviews. Join award winning hosts Barnes, Leslie, and Cubby to fly through the latest TV, music, movies, celebrity sleaze, and general observations from the crazy world around us. New episodes every week. wherever you get your podcasts.

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We Light Up Times Square + Power Couples In The News + The Mental Wellness Conversation

Aug. 2, 2021

The Pop Culture Show lights up Times Square. Global support for a trouble athlete. Lots of current and former power couple in the news this week. This rapper just moved into the biggest house ever. And will she return to this revival show?

Summer Blockbusters + A Serious Drama + Escape Through TV

July 30, 2021

This terrifying drama with an all-star cast is a must watch. Plenty of movies coming – Mega stars plunging down the river, medieval times, super villains, and a grownup fish-out-of-water drama. Plus, travel themed offerings for everyone in lockdown.

Guard Your Camera Roll + Dad Jokes + The Missing Olympic Sport

July 29, 2021

Would you hand somebody your phone to look at a picture? Cubby’s Dad Joke segment is here. The most influential Instagram influencers. Sex and cardboard at the Olympics. Plus, Steve Denker from The Fast Times with plenty of Pop Culture news.

Charles Esten (Nashville - Outer Banks) Interview - Outer Banks is Back

July 28, 2021

One of The Pop Culture Show's favorite guests returns...Charles Esten! Charles has been in some of TV's best from Who's Line is it Anyway and The Office to Nashville and Outer Banks (Netflix).

This Week in Pop Culture: Oscar Winner Helps His Team + A TikTok Unhealthy Trend + A Goat In The White House

July 27, 2021

One of Hollywood’s biggest stars helps launch his favorite team’s next chapter. TikTok is literally everywhere. Snack food factory walkout. A dodgy pop star. A GOAT walks into the White house. Plus, lots of music news.

Celebrity News: A Major Show Wager Surfaces + Kanye Runs Wild + Iconic Reality Show Returns

July 26, 2021

A bet is born among Barnes, Leslie and Cubby and will be expensive. A superstar sells out a stadium and doesn't perform. Major fighting between a popular TV couple while cameras keep rolling. There's a big reality reboot coming soon.

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About the Hosts



Steve Barnes is a television and film actor, producer, former radio personality (The Morning X - 99 X Atlanta), and president of Barnes Creative Studios which produces content for Fortune 500 hospitality and commercial real estate brands.



Leslie Fram is a media executive, former radio programmer and radio personality (The Morning X - 99 X Atlanta). She is the senior vice president of music and talent for CMT. Fram oversees CMT's "Next Women of Country" campaign and co-founder of Change the Conversation.



Cubby Bryant is a morning show co-host at 106.7 WLTW in New York City after leaving WKTU. In April 1996, Bryant began his tenure at WHTZ (Z100) in New York City as Afternoon Drive Host and Music Director.

Christine Fitzgerald

Blog Writer

Christine Fitzgerald is an Atlanta-based writer. She is an advertising copywriter and serves as the Features Editor for Socialite Life, where she writes about pop culture and chats with prominent entertainers. In addition to her writing, she is a member of the award-winning Atlanta comedy group Cineprov.