Entertaining Insights (formerly Whine At 9) is the podcast that highlights life lessons, laughs, and entertainment. Join host Dr. Nancy Berk and her celebrity and expert guests as they discuss their fascinating journeys and insights. Nancy’s ability to build genuine conversations with showbiz icons has made her show a popular landing place for Oscar, Grammy, and Emmy Award winners and Rock and Roll Hall of Famers. Packed with powerful advice, simple suggestions, and a dose of humor, Entertaining Insights will help you create your most positive, fun, and productive to-do lists.
Check out and listen to recent episodes below.
Barry Anderson and Rusty Mowery Talk Broadway, Musicals, ‘Jersey Boys’ and ‘Pretty Woman,’ Plus The Power of Virtual Dance – Episode 514
Actor/songwriter Barry Anderson and actor/choreographer Rusty Mowery join Nancy to discuss their Broadway-driven careers and work with ‘Jersey Boys’, ‘Kinky Boots’, and ‘Pretty Woman’, where they were when Broadway and London’s West End closed due to the pandemic, and more. Plus, women’s marketing expert, actress, author, and ballroom dancer Mary Lou Quinlan shares…
Micky Dolenz Talks Music, Monkees, Fishing, and ‘The Mike & Micky Show,’ Plus The Power of Simple Routines – Episode 513
Micky Dolenz joins Nancy to discuss his musical and acting journey from Circus Boy to The Monkees and beyond, the Laurel Canyon music days, and his latest adventures and projects including ‘The Monkees Live – The Mike & Micky Show,’ his new album with Mike Nesmith. Plus, Nancy reviews…
John Lodge Talks Music, Moody Blues, Family and ‘In These Crazy Times’, Plus Drive-In Inspiration – Episode 512
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer John Lodge joins Nancy to discuss his new family-driven single “In These Crazy Times (Isolation Mix),” getting up to speed on GarageBand to record during a pandemic, finding the positive in negative times, and his Moody Blues’ studio experience during ‘Days of Future Passed’. Plus…
David Hoffman Talks Acting, LiMu Emu and Doug, and George Washington, Plus Some ‘Let’s Make a Deal’ Comedy – Episode 511
Actor David Hoffman joins Nancy to discuss his creative career, his role as Doug in the popular Liberty Mutual ad campaign LiMu Emu and Doug, and his new web series. Plus, Nancy’s Let’s Make a Deal moment.
Jamie O’Neal Talks Songwriting, Country Music, and The Story Behind ‘Wreck Me’, Plus How To Get Your Weekend Dose of the Opry From Home – Episode 510
Platinum-selling recording artist Jamie O’Neal joins Nancy to discuss her country music journey, songwriting process, and mega-hits including “There Is No Arizona” and “Somebody’s Hero”, her upcoming album and powerful new single “Wreck Me”. Plus, Nancy fills you in on where to get your virtual summer country concert….
Kim Simmonds Talks Blues, Self-Discovery, Guitars, and Savoy Brown, Plus At Home Piano Innovations – Episode 509
Guitarist and Savoy Brown founder Kim Simmonds joins Nancy to discuss his career journey and decades of self-discovery in the music business, his blues roots, and new album ‘Ain’t Done Yet’. Plus, a music innovation to bring piano lessons into your home.