Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, April 27, 2018

Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault.
MGM opening three weeks ahead of schedule!
Setti Warren drops out of race to challenge Baker.
Agawam Police Officer receives highest medal for valor.
Springfield Symphony Orchestra Director and Conductor Kevin Rhodes on what’s ahead for the Symphony!

Radio Show # 151 – Maestro Kevin Rhodes, Springfield Symphony Orchestra

From fifteen different countries, and fifty different orchestras, internationally famous Maestro Kevin Rhodes makes Springfield his home, as the seventeen-year Music Director and Conductor of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra.

Come inside the SSO as Kevin talks at length about his fascinating career spanning concerts, opera and ballet.

Find out what it is like to conduct orchestras in Springfield, Michigan and Boston!

Listen as Kevin talks about the joy in weaving pop culture music with the symphony’s more established fare.

Hear his exciting plans for this season and the next!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Pancake breakfast has room for performers!
Springfield Symphony events!
Merrill Shepard Solo Acoustics Friday night.
Agawam woman runs the Boston Marathon in honor of her sister.
Springfield man and woman indicted on human trafficking charges.
Mass. State Police warn drivers – turkeys are mating!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Springfield Symphony Orchestra takes over leadership of Longmeadow Chamber Music Society.
Montague proposes additional marijuana controls.
Greenfield-Montague bridge set for makeover.
Church of the Incomparable God in Holyoke is closed – building is falling apart.
Springfield judge issues warning about posting bail for others.
More UMass/Amherst off-campus party trouble.
Springfield Police deal with a homeless man taunting a K-9 officer and break up a fight over cheese.
108 mph speeder gets a big fat ticket.

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, May 6, 2016

  • People making news in Western Mass!
  • Sunset Grill and Pizza in Amherst!
  • Sarno and Williams families play FAMILY FEUD and eat, at HSST
  • Eversource warning, and scam alert! (again!)
  • THE WEEKEND!  Who is playing, and where they are!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday December 9, 2015

  • Antoinette Pepe remembered
  • Springfield Rescue Mission, Terry Boyd, and the 99
  • Chicopee drives gangs underground
  • When is it time to replace your smoke alarm?
  • Holyoke Art Shop
  • 93 year old former SSO Director publishes an amazing book
  • Sister Caritas Cancer Center at Mercy Medical Center holds open house
  • Suffield electric toothbrush thieves……their reign of terror at an end