Howie Carr is the New York Times best-selling author of The Brothers Bulger and Hitman, in addition to several other Boston organized-crime books and two novels. He is the host of a New England-wide radio talk-show syndicated to more than 20 stations, and is a member of the Radio Hall of Fame in Chicago. He is also a columnist for the Boston Herald, and has won a National Magazine Award for Boston Magazine. He is also a contributor to

Boston organized-crime boss Whitey Bulger was so infuriated by Carr’s groundbreaking reporting that he once put out a murder contract on Carr, a story detailed on 60 Minutes. At his 2013 trial on murder and racketeering charges, Bulger tried to have Carr banned from the courtroom by calling him as a defense witness. Before he was brutally murdered in a gangland hit, the crime czar still said his greatest regret was not murdering Carr when he had the chance. Carr once taught a course at Harvard, where he had to cross a picket line against himself to get to his class.

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State Committee Candidates Call In | 3.1.24 - The Howie Carr Show Hour 4

The phone lines flood with candidates who hope to save the Massachusetts GOP and put an end to the Kool Aid Kult for good.

Police Blotter Fax Friday: Good Grief, She's Naked! | 3.1.24 - The Howie Carr Show Hour 3

Tune in for Howie's fan-favorite segment, Police Blotter Fax Friday, where Taylor presents the silliest stories of the week for Howie to react to live.

Howie fends off the Kool Aid Kultists | 3.1.24 - The Howie Carr Show Hour 2

With Super Tuesday on the horizon, Howie made his selections for Republican state committee races across Massachusetts. Some listeners have a few questions, and some want to instigate. Check it out.

200 pages of the Hunter Hearing still reveals less than the Laptop | 3.1.24 - The Howie Carr Show Hour 1

Howie has been perusing hundreds of pages of Hunter Biden. Unfortunately, however, there isn't any information we didn't already know. Then, Howie and Grace discuss the open California Senate seat and more.

Meet the Experts: Brandon Eriksson of Readywise

This week on Meet the Experts, Howie sits down with Brandon Eriksson of ReadyWise, an emergency food preparedness company with a strong focus on food supplies. Join Howie and Brandon as they discuss what supplies you should have on-hand at all times, situations that would call for having such stockpiles, and how you can start your own readiness kit.

Last Call: Scotland's Willy Wonka Scandal, Rat Cats, and Beacon Hill | 3.1.24 - The Grace Curley Show Hour 3

Emma Foley joins the show for this week's edition of Last Call, where the duo discusses a viral story from across the pond. In Scotland, a company advertised an enchanting Willy Wonka experience for all ages. Tune in to find out what they got! Then, Grace welcomes Holly Robichaud to the show to express the need for Republicans to head to the polls this Tuesday.

City Councilor At-Large Erin Murphy on Illegal Crisis in Seaport | 3.1.24 - The Grace Curley Show Hour 2

Grace welcomes Erin Murphy, the most outspoken Boston City Councilor, to the show to discuss the decision to put migrants in the wealthy Fort Point neighborhood of Boston.

Eric Swalwell's Outburst During Hunter's Testimony Raises Eyebrows | 3.1.24 - The Grace Curley Show Hour 1

Congressman Eric Swalwell of Iowa is the king of awkward encounters. Grace recounts his latest embarrassment, the burst of words at the Hunter Biden hearing.

Morning Minute: Mitch to ditch the gavel - 3.1.24

After the longest tenure in GOP leadership history, Senator Mitch McConnell will step down from his role at the age of 82.