Kevin Smith, Stitcher To Launch 'S.I.R.' Internet Stream
February 28, 2011 at 4:51 PM (PT)
Director/wWriter/actor KEVIN SMITH's popular "SMODCAST" podcast with SCOTT MOSIER has spawned a network of shows, and now SMITH, joined by radio veteran and current STITCHER RADIO Content and Community Director MATTY STAUDT, is launching a 24-hour live Internet radio stream, "S.I.R. (SMODCAST INTERNET RADIO."
The new network will be launched MAY 9th with STITCHER SMARTRADIO as a partner and SMITH, with wife JEN SCHWALBACH doing a live morning show, "SMORNING WITH KEV AND JEN," based on their "PLUS ONE" podcast and his frequent on-screen "JAY AND SILENT BOB" partner JAY MEWES joining SMITH for a midday show, "JAY AND SILENT BOB GET JOBS," spawned by their "JAY AND SILENT BOB GET OLD" podcast. The space between the live shows will be filled by a checkerboard schedule of podcasts, including "HOLLYWOOD BABBLE-ON" (with SMITN and CBS RADIO Alternative KROQ/LOS ANGELES morning "KEVIN AND BEAN" show cast member RALPH GARMAN; BRYAN JOHNSON, WALTER FLANIGAN, and BRIAN QUINN's "TELL 'EM, STEVE-DAVE"; MALCOLM INGRAM's "BLOWHARD"; and the NEW JERSEY DEVILS-centric hockey show "PUCK NUTS." The remainder of the day will feature repeats of the other shows for now.