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The City's Backyard

Matt

The City's Backyard with Matt Zako A Podcast For New York City's Backyard. Covering the tri-state area and New England

Recent Episodes

The City's Backyard Ep 24: We chat with the pioneer in the Northeast of DRIVE IN CONCERTS! Executive Director of the Milford Performance Center Steve "The Coop" Cooper! April 19, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 23: Bill Schnee, Multiple GRAMMY and EMMY Award Winning Producer, Engineer and Author! Bill has worked with Barbra Streisand, Ringo Starr, Steely Dan, Carly Simon, Boz Scaggs and more! April 12, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 22: Opening weekend Live remote in front of the stage of The Milford DRIVE IN CONCERT SERIES with Executive Director Steve Cooper! April 10, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 21: Spring has sprung! We check in with Michael Crose to find out how to get a green thumb! Ask the Garden Geek!April 05, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 20: It's all about the Food & Beverages! Featuring Redding Beer Co., Francesca's Italian Cafe&Grill, Wall Street Tavern and Lindsey's Handmade Ice CreamMarch 29, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 19: Musical Guest Canyon and her side project Fast River! March 22, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 18: Composer/Songwriter Stacy Widelitz who wrote "She's Like The Wind" huge hit from the iconic movie "Dirty Dancing" & long time friend of Patrick Swaye plus Mrs. Connecticut Daurie Marsden!March 15, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep17 : American Nomads & the artists behind the music! Multi platinum singer/songwriter Joe Vitale who played with Joe Walsh and co wrote songs with him, Eagles, CSN & more, plus Walter Kenul & artist Rich Humann from the band!March 08, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 16: Staying motivated in uncertain times with special guests Mixed Media Artist Tianlan Deng and Rev. Dr. Bernard Wilson author of the book Meditations in Tough and Testing Times"March 01, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 15: It's all about the music with NYC's Alan Chapell and Rhode Island's Marc Douglas Berardo! We chat with them about their creative careers and hear their fantastic original music!February 21, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 14:We get a check up with Doctor Z and health guru Susan Clancy...we discuss the latest strains and vaccines and how to keep a healthy mind and body! February 15, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 13:We talk real estate with Jeff Hallas from Florida and local Norwalk realtor Craig North. We discuss what the proposed Norden Park Trucking Center would do to home values, plus Diane Cece from the ENNA with an update on the TRUCKSFebruary 08, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep12: We chat with talk radio host Laura Smith from the show "The Way Home" which airs on WGCH-AM Greenwich, Connecticut and WLS-AM ChicagoFebruary 01, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 11:Information on how you can Save Norwalk and Westport from 18 wheeler trucks, air pollution and noise pollution from the proposed Norwalk Distribution Center at Norden Park! January 27, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 10: We get information on vaccinations with Westchester County Executive George Latimer & CT Senator Bob Duff...also the food banks, and the concern over Norwalk's proposed Norden Park Trucking distribution centerJanuary 25, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 9: We check in from the backyard of Ridgefield, CT and get some tips on how to be happy when times are tough from the "Lady Bug Living" Life Coach! January 18, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 8: We get the real deal on safe, virtual fitness in a pandemic! Stay fit and stay strong! NikkiFit rocks it with tips to get fit from her own backyard in New Jersey! No excuses...no pain no gain! Tune in to get healthy in 2021! January 11, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep 7: Getting Healthy and boosting your immune system in 2021 with Nutrition Coach Heather Carey from The Green Palette Kitchen in Southport, CTJanuary 04, 2021 Episode artwork The City's Backyard:Ep 6: Good riddance 2020- Cameraman aka "TV man" Peter Rotondo from a NYC TV news Network reports LIVE from Times Square to tell us what it's like behind the scenes in The Big Lonely Apple on New Years Eve! December 31, 2020 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep5:We chat with New York Mets PA announcer Colin Cosell & talk about the year in sports. We revisit the 40th Anniversary of Howard Cosell breaking the news on MNF about John Lennon's deathDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Podcast Ep4: We come home for The Holidays with Noel Ramos, a grip for the iconic home renovation show, This Old House!December 21, 2020 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Podcast Ep3: We chat about Farm Fresh Food and Local RestaurantsDecember 14, 2020 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Podcast Ep2: Matt interviews Connecticut's Funniest Comic Johnny RizzoDecember 07, 2020 Episode artwork The City's Backyard Ep1:The Matt and Matt Show has evolved! Actor Jason John Cicalese from Jonestown:Terror in The Jungle and Jay Mancini The MovieNovember 30, 2020 Episode artwork The Matt and Matt Show S2 E10 Matt Z chats with "The Breakers" A Tribute To Tom Petty and the show goes LIVE from Wall Street in Norwalk at the VIP rocknroll Event!November 22, 2020 Episode artwork