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Host Bob Cudmore

Tune in to RISE each Monday at 11:30am as your host Bob Cudmore brings you The Historians.  You will hear interviews with authors and experts discussing national and regional history. 


Listen to recent 'The Historians' podcasts below. Click here for past installments

Recent 'The Historians' Podcasts

Bob Cudmore/The Historians

Tuesday, December 11, 2018- From the Archives-Episode 151, February 17, 2017-Amsterdam (N.Y) Recorder history columnist Dan Weaver talks about the Cabbage Patch doll...

Talk of The Town/Patrick Madden

This weekend on Magic 590s Talk of the Town, the guest is Troy Mayor Patrick Madden. The program airs Sundays at 6:30 a.m. on Magic 590 AM plus 100.5 FM, then online...

The Great War

Friday, December 7, 2018-Historians Podcast Episode 243-Bob Cudmore discusses the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. Another topic: a steam train excursion...

Sheriff Craig Apple

Albany County Shefiff Craig Apple on Talk of The Town-Broadcast each week on Albany Magic 590WROW

The Historians with Bob Cudmore

Friday, November 30, 2018-Historians Podcast Episode 242-A look at the history of Transcendental Meditation and Hindu guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi with Susan Shumsky...

Talk of The Town

Sara Foss, news columnist for the Daily Gazette,is Bob Cudmores guest on Talk of the Town today. Topics include remembering veterans, the recent elections and which...

The Historians

Historians Podcast Episode 241-Peter Betz has the story of a Fulton County marbles champion from 1941. He also recounts issues with the Fulton County poor house in...

Talk of The Town

Albany Times Union news columnist Chris Churchill and host Bob Cudmore discuss the outcome of this weeks local and statewide elections on Talk of the Town. Listen...

The Historians

Friday, November 9, 2018-Historians Podcast Episode 240-Suzanne Gordon looks at the history of veterans health care today and in the past. She is author of Wounds of...

Talk of The Town

Talk of The Town-Dan McCoy on Magic590 WROWDan is serving his 2nd term as Albany County Exec. Hear Talk of The Town each Sunday on WROW Radio in Albany

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