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31st Aug 2020

John McMullen Show: Bruce Fessier, Journalist - Aug 31, 2020

Bruce Fessier spent four decades at the Desert Sun newspaper and became the Coachella Valley's Dean of Culture. He covered, met and cavorted with the most notable residents and visitors to the Greater Palm Springs region and has a treasure trove of stories that have kept people entertained and in awe over the years. He talks about Darryl Macdonald, who recently passed, and his huge role in developing the Palm Springs International Film Festival into the success it is today. Bruce and John also talk a little about Frank Sinatra and the closing of one of his favorite desert drinking and dining haunts. And, find out what Bruce has been up to since leaving the newspaper about 15 months ago.

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John McMullen Show
Talking about the people, places and things that make our lives interesting every day.
The John McMullen Show features topical conversation and interviews dealing with the A to Z of everyday life. Current Events to Exploring Curiosity, John delves into a variety of ideas, interests, and issues. Based in the Greater Palm Springs area of Southern California, the program covers the bases from the Coachella Valley to the Golden State, the USA and the Globe... everyday is a different adventure and welcomes listeners interaction. The show is broadcast live from 4 to 6 pm Pacific Time every Monday through Friday on www.iHubRadio.com and features excerpts and unique content as part of this podcast library.