The Joey English Show

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August 2020 Appearances

4. 8.22.20 – Happy Birthday dear Shirley Feeney, aka Cindy Williams. Thanks for the “Schlemiel! Schlimazel! Hasenpfeffer Incorporated!!” all the years!!!

Joey with Cindy Williams

3. Renowned caterer and now author, Bill Jones on the show this week. Listen to his stories about “feeding” the Beetles for 7 years and Elizabeth Taylor in “My Wild Ride on a Carousel” out soon.

2. R.I.P. Trini Lopez, dear friend and Desert Treasure. 5.15.37 – 8.11.20

Trini Lopez 5/15/37 – 8/11/20

1. All kinds of heroes during these awful fires

July 2020 Appearances

6. 7.26.2020 – National Parent’s Day!!! All of us had them and some of us are “them”. lol


5. 7.17.2020 – Happy Birthday to Show Biz Royalty and Desert Treasure….Lucie Arnaz!!!!

4. Important time to keep your sense of humor. Thanks to Steve Kanold and Jim Rider.

3. July 4, Happy Birthday to Harold Matzner, a desert treasure and iconic philanthropist!!!

2. Happy 4th of July. God Bless America!!! On you, 244 looks good!!!

Webster B. Lowe, Jr. 7/18/31 – 7/1/20

1. R.I.P. Webster B. Lowe, Jr. (7.18.1931 – 7.1.2020) A true, gracious gentleman and beloved husband of Ruta Lee. There are no words.

June 2020 Appearances

8. “Save Our Statues”….lol

7. 6.27.20 – Happy to attend the “Soft VIP Opening” for Trio Restaurant, downtown Palm Springs. Congrats to Tony Marchese and his team.

6. 6.21.20 – Happy Father’s Day…..My Daddy. Victor Lawrence Marquis, 1914 – 1975.

5. 6.20.20 – Listen to Palm Springs City Councilwoman Lisa Middleton report on the Supreme Court decision regarding the Civil Rights of the L.G.B.T.Q. Community on the show.


4. 6.19.20 – Happy Birthday Gena Rowlands. Four-time Emmy, two-time Golden Globe winner, Academy Award nominated Actress, and honorary Oscar winner, who will be celebrated on the show.

3. 6.17.20 – Happy Birthday to Barry Manilow ….thanks for the music.

2. 6.14.20 – Flag Day. God Bless America.

1. Rest In Peace. Dr. Frank Ercoli, frequent guest on the show. Head of the Desert Regional Medical Center’s Trauma Center, the Hanson House Facility on the DCN Campus and so much more. Tyler and I both owe our very lives to him.

Dr. Frank Ercoli 11/13/1952 – 6/9/2020

May 2020 Appearances

12. May 30, Successful first crewed mission for NASA rocket launch. How glorious to see America’s ingenuity triumph and “slip the surly bonds of Earth” (thank you John Gillespie Magee, Jr.) while some humans here below chose to desecrate and destroy. God Bless America!!!!

11. May 30, Happy Birthday Dear Ruta Lee. SO GLAD YOU WERE BORN!!! As you would say “consider your a__ kissed!!!!”

Ruta & Joey

10. May 30, Hear Palm Springs City Manager David Ready on the show. Yay!!!

9. May 24, Memorial Day. Thank you to all who serve. Freedom is not Free.

Thank you to all who serve. Freedom is not Free.

8. May 23 – Mayor Geoff Kors of Palm Springs announcing “Accelerated Stage 2”, the re-opening of Palm Springs’s restaurants and stores on the show!!! Yay!!!


7. May 16, Armed Forces Day. “God Bless America”.

6. May 15, Happy Natal Day Dear Trini Lopez.

Trini & Joey

5. May 15, Happy Natal Day Dear Lainie Kazan. Hear her on the show on the 16th.

Lainie & Joey

4. May 13, Going into our 8th week of “Shelter-In-Place”

3. May 10, Happy Mother’s Day…..all of us had one and some of us “are” one.

2. May 9, Hear Cindy Williams on the show talking about the tribute to Garry Marshall May 12 on ABC.

Joey with Cindy Williams

1. May 5, Happy Cinco De Mayo. Mi casa es tu casa. Margaritas all around.

April 2020 Appearances

9. Today’s “Joey Pal” is Jack Jones. A real Desert Treasure.

8. Staying at home gave me time to finally get my faucet fixed.

7. Reach out and virtually “touch” a dear friend today. Share the heartbeats. Here’s Ruta Lee.

Ruta & Joey

6. Listen to Cindy Williams on my show re: her participation in the tribute to Garry Marshall airing on ABC on 5.12.

Joey with Cindy Williams

5. Reach out and “bunny hug” a dear friend today…’s gifted artist Karen Barone.

4. Reach out and “virtually hug” a dear friend today, you’ll feel better just to hear their voice. Here’s Valley philanthropist Donna McMillan.

3. Reach out and “virtually hug” a dear friend today, you’ll feel better. Here’s mine…Celebrity photograph and Desert Treasure Michael Childers.

Legendary Photographer Michael Childers

2. Reach out and “virtually hug” a dear friend today, you’ll feel better. Here’s mine….DeAnn Lubell and the late Pattie Daly Caruso.

1. Here’s a “Bunny Hug” so you can have an “egg-cellent” Easter.

March 2020 Appearances

#8. – 3.31 – Granddaughter Alea’s 18th bday. She had a “virtual party” w/ her G.J. (Grandma Joey).

#7. – 3.28 – Mayor Geoff Kors on the show this week, bringing us up to date as he leads our City thru the COVID-19 situation.


#6. – 3.21 – Joel Douglas on the show sharing the memories of his father, Kirk Douglas and his passing @ age 103.

#5. – 3.15 “La Fheile Padraig sona duit!” Happy St. Patrick’s Day to you.

Joey & Tom

#4. – 3.14 “Talk of Stars” w/ Tom Dreesen.

Bill Feingold 1949 – 2020

#3. – 3.6 – R.I.P. Bill Feingold, here w/ Robert Moon, Ruta Lee and me.

#2. – 3.5 – Celebrating Fred “The Hammer” Williamson’s bday @ “Sammy G’s” w/ Jim and Linda.

#1. – 3.4 – Winning a bar trivia contest @ “Runway” in Cathedral City.

February 2020 Appearances

Joey & Leslie

#13. 2.29 – The Amazing Leslie Jordan on the show again.

#12. 2.23 – W/ hostess Roni Miller @ “Isn’t It Romantic” fundraiser for the Desert Winds Jazz Band.

#11. 2.23 – Love the great brunch @ LuLu w/ Realtor Roni and Hollywood Pantages’ Marty.

Bruce & Joey

#10. 2.22 – The amazing, funny, witty Bruce Vilanch on the show again this week and @ CVRep 2/22/20 w/ funny lady Judy Gold.

#9. 2.19 – Lunch @ LuLu’s w/ Winston Gieseke, Desert Sun’s Philanthropy & Special Sections Editor and Valley Treasure Patrick Mundt.

#8. 2.14 – Gypsy’s 88th bday party @ “849” w/ Jim, Roni, Ruta, and George.

#7. 2.14 – Happy Valentine’s Day….now you can really “wear red and eat chocolate!!!”

#6. 2.8 – Honored to be included among the V.I.P. guests invited by Rose Mihata to her 80th birthday bash at the fabulous new AsiaSF for dinner and a show!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY ROSE, here w/ Jere Ring.

#5. 2.7 – While dining @ LuLu w/ Marty Wiviott and heading to Coyote Stagework’s fabulous production of “A Doll’s House II”, we visited w/ Trini Lopez!!!

#4. 2.4 – Mc Callum Theatre w/ D.O.H.C.’s Helene LeClair for the fabulous Shoshana Bean concert.

#3. 2.4 – Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce Lead$ Lunch @ Felipe’s w/ Stacys Bar owner Joseph Miller.

#2. 2.2 – Crazy Mel’s owner George Kessinger w/ the winner of a 50″ TV @ their Super Bowl Party.

#1. 2.2 – Fabulous Super Bowl Party @ LuLu’s w/ Director of Beverages Chris Bluhm.

January 2020 Appearances

12. 1.31 – Dinner and Opening Night w/ Marty Wiviott and Palm Springs’ A-listers @ CVRep’s “Ballroom”.

11. 1.31 – Lunch @ LuLu’s w/ Producer Extraordinaire Richard DeSantis.

10. 1.26 – The fabulous and funny Renee Taylor @ the McCallum.

Glenn & Brady

9. 1.25 – “Joey Pal” Glenn spinning THE WHEEL and winning $100. w/ Co-host Brady Sandahl.

8. 1.24 – Desert Rose Playhouse production of “Those Musclebound Cowboys From Snake Pit Gulch” w/ Director Robbie Wayne.

7. 1.24 – P.S. Chamber ribbon cutting for ASIA SF.

6. 1.21 – P.S. Chamber’s Lead$ Lunch w/ Joey Pals Janice Gough and Andrew Maksym @ “Smoke Tree BBQ”.

5. 1.21 – Dedication of “Hope” by Karen and Tony Barone @ Desert Care Network’s Desert Regiona Medical Center’s Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Renee Taylor

4. The Joey English Show’s “Talk of Stars” w/ Renee Taylor.

3. Jan., 17, Attending the Palm Springs Walk of Stars dedication for Keisha D.

2. Jan., 2, Famed producer Richard DeSantis and director Bill Finley @ the P.S.I.F.F. Gala.

1. Jan., 2, Honored to be the “Voice of God-(ess)” for the 18th year for the 31st Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival. Here, backstage w/ Director Bill Finley.

December 2019 Appearances

8. Celebrating New Year’s Eve w/ Lucie Arnez and Ruta Lee. Bye Bye 2019.

7. “Laverne& Shirley* star Cindy Williams @ Crazy Mel’s w/ George and Paris.

6. 12.21 – Herb Alpert on the show!!!! Talk of Stars.

5. 12.13 – Athena Awards honoring Ruta Lee.

4. Brunch 12.8 @ “Oscars” w/ the gorgeous Drag Queens.

3. 12.7. 19 -Commentating the P.S. Festival of Lights Christmas Parade from Crazy Mel’s.

2. 12.3.19 – Emceeing the Act for MS, Christmas Tree Lane.I’m the “Ex Mrs. Claus”. Ho, Ho, Ho!!!!

1. Merry Christmas “almost” from our Poinsettia House to you and yours.

Joey’s Montana Ponderosa Pine Tree Christmas Tree!!!

November 2019 Appearances

7. HAPPY THANKSGIVING from our home to yours.

6. CELEBRATING 24 years on the Radio and 74 years on the planet. Nov., 17. (is that 74 candles??)

5. HAPPY VETERAN’S DAY – “Thank you.”

4. HAPPY VETERAN’S DAY!!! Commentating the parade @ Crazy Mel’s!!!

3. Nov., 9, Dinner w/ Granddaughter Alea @ Flemings w/ the charcuterie she loves.

2. Participating w/ the Walk of Stars/P.S. Chamber and Miss Judy Tenuta in the Pride Parade.

Judy Tenuta & Joey English

1. On the show this week, Talk of Stars, w/ Judy Tenuta!!! See her in the Pride Parade and @ her Star Dedication Monday.

Judy Tenuta

Rest in Peace

5.5 – R.I.P. Cheeta the Chimp. Loved those Tarzan Movies you starred in. Blessings to your long-time “keeper”/friend/”father” Dan Westfall.

Naomi Judd. 1.11.1946 – 4.30.2022


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