October 30, 2013 Each month, the NPR podcast Playback invites listeners for a ride in the "NPR DeLorean," to revisit the movers, shakers and, yes, one-hit wonders that made news exactly 25 years ago. This month's Playback takes a trip to a time when "Love Bites" topped the charts and scrunchies hit their stride.
October 10, 2013 Perhaps great minds do think alike, because over the last few weeks, NPR was on the brain (and lips) of an internationally acclaimed rock star, a pro baseball pitcher-turned-substitute P.E. teacher, a favorite Saturday Night Live alum a hip hop artist and a late night talk show host.
July 30, 2013 Arrested Development creator Mitch Hurwitz spent some family time at NPR West.
July 27, 2013 While it's a no-brainer to us NPR West-ers that Aslan 'hearts' NPR, and while we've had any number of opportunities to ask him to pose for us, it was on this particular day that he was dressed for the occasion.
July 19, 2013 Maria Bamford is a stand-up comedian with a growing and dedicated following. Listen to her interview with Fresh Air Host Terry Gross to hear Bamford talk about learning to love the stage, her comedic influences and even more about her parents. And, she was very happy to show her love for NPR.
July 11, 2013 Liev Schreiber plays the titular character in the new Showtime series Ray Donovan. Schreiber came in to talk to Fresh Air Host Dave Davies about character development, his career and his mom. Turns out, he know a thing or two about radio, so we weren't surprised when he showed some NPR love.
June 5, 2013 Before Midnight is the third film in a trilogy written by Richard Linklater, and starring Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke. The three came in to NPR West to talk with Fresh Air Host Terry Gross about the popular trilogy and showed NPR some love...before leaving.
March 26, 2013 Director Michael Apted has been into our studios so many times, he needs his own office. But we'll start with his own I Heart NPR photo.
March 19, 2013 William H. Macy talks with Fresh Air's Dave Davies about convincing the Coen brothers to cast him in Fargo, and convincing the audience that his Shameless character Frank Gallagher is indeed redeemable.
March 14, 2013 Composer and producer Adrian Younge spoke with Fresh Air Host Terry Gross about his new albums, his influences, and why soul music and film scores are so similar. See him show off his latest collaboration too - Younge ft. NPR love.
February 21, 2013 Oscar nominee and People's 'Sexiest Man Alive' Bradley Cooper talked to Fresh Air Host Terry Gross about watching movies with his dad, the film that made him want to be an actor and crying like a hyena opposite Robert De Niro. See the Fresh Air fan here, loving NPR.
January 23, 2013 Dustin Hoffman joined Fresh Air Host Terry Gross to talk aging, guns, his long movie career and his directorial debut with the new movie Quartet. While the rest of LA was just waking up, Dustin Hoffman took a moment after his 7:15 a.m. interview to show off his love for NPR.
October 31, 2012 You hear her almost every day, and she's also been featured in print and on TV and movie screens. Now, Fresh Air Host Terry Gross makes an appearance in a rather unexpected medium: the Pearls Before Swine comic strip
September 12, 2012 While Andrew Rannells was at NPR West for an interview with Fresh Air Host Terry Gross, we snapped this photo of him showing some animated love for NPR.