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Friday, July 12, 2013

Whitey Bulger Trial, The Mob & Drug Dealing


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A Hitman, a Harlem Drug Dealer, the New Jersey Mob, the Iraq War, the Krays of Great Britain and the Sensational Whitey Bulger Trial

 Crime Beat: Issues, Controversies and Personalities from the darkside on Artist First World Radio Network is pleased to announce its forthcoming schedule for July 18, 2013, through September 5, 2013. Topics covered include the Iraq War, a hitman, the Tyson-Holyfield, and surveillance in America, among others.

In addition, each week, Crime Beat will feature Margaret McClain, Special Correspondent, will give her exclusive report on the progress of the Whitey Bulger trial in Boston.  

Here is the lineup:
July 18: Richard Linnett, author of In the Godfather's Garden: The long Life and Times of Richie 'The Boot" Boiardo. Read more.
  • July 25: Nancy and Lisa Smith of the Big Blend Tour. Read more.
  • August 1: George Willis, author of The Bite Fight: Tyson, Holyfield and the Night that Changed Boxing Forever. Read more.
  • August 8: Mr. John Whitehead, author of A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State. Read more.
  • August 15: Amir George, author of Liberating Iraq: The Untold Story of the Assyrian Christians and Mathew Luzi, author of The Boys in Chicago Heights: The Forgotten Crew of the Chicago. Read more.   
  • August 22: Micky Fawcett, author of Krayzy Days, the story of Britain's most notorious gangsters, the Krays. Read more.
  • August 29: Chris Cippolini, author of Diary of a Motor City Hitman: The Chester Wheeler Campbell Story. Read more.
  • September 5: Rick Talley, author of Prisoner of Dreams: Confessions of a Harlem Drug Dealer. Read more
  • September 12: In a command appearance, David Albright of the Institute for Science and International Security will discuss Iran and nuclear weapons. Read more.

On the air since January 28, 2011, Crime Beat is a weekly hour-long radio program that airs every Thursday at 8 p.m. EST.  Crime Beat presents fascinating topics that bring listeners closer to the dynamic underbelly of the world of crime. Guests have included ex-mobsters, undercover law enforcement agents, sports officials, informants, prisoners, drug dealers and investigative journalists, who have provided insights and fresh information about the world’s most fascinating subject: crime.

Crime Beat is currently averaging 160,000 listeners plus, from over 120 countries world-wide each week, and the figure is growing. All shows are archived for 24-7 listening. Crime Beat is hosted by award-winning crime writer and documentary producer Ron Chepesiuk ( and broadcast journalist and freelance writer Will Hryb.

Noah Seidenberg of Chicago says, “Love the show. Great questions you guys ask. More people need to know about this. I live in Chicago and have read about many of these events since I was a child. Keep it up.” Carolyn Yarema of Toronto, Canada writes. "One hour, commercial free, and how time guys have incredible chemistry on air and your guests are so fascinating, just keep pumpin them out....."


Crime Beat airs weekly every Thursday at 8 P.M. EST on the Artist First World Radio Network at

To contact the Crime Beat radio program for interviews, e-mail or call 803-366-5440.

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