John Leahy- Podcaster, Musician, Broadcaster, Audiobook Narrator, Storyteller
Airing It Out-Files From Leahy's Broadcast Booth

Airing It Out-Files From Leahy's Broadcast Booth

In my over quarter of a century in the world of sports broadcasting, I've seen a lot of things and met a lot of people. This podcast touches on my love of sports, broadcasting, and the fascinating people I've met along the way. I've got great stories to tell and new adventures to discover. I'll also touch on my love of music and maybe play a few tunes for you along the way. You are always welcome in my broadcast booth, the door is always open, come on in!

Recent Episodes

Talking Classic NHL Arenas with Chuck Kaiton

Feb. 1, 2023

Joining.me this week is Chuck Kaiton, former radio voice of the Hartford Whalers and Carolina Hurricanes. Chuck explores some classic NHL arenas from a broadcaster’s perspective. A fascinating discussion, and a whole lot of …

Lowell Spinners Memories with Shawn Smith

Jan. 25, 2023

For nearly a decade I was the radio voice of the Lowell Spinners, the short season affiliate of the Boston Red Sox. During that time I had the great opportunity to work with general manager Shawn Smith. In this episode, we r…

Talking broadcasting with Bridgette Proulx

Jan. 18, 2023

This episode features NESN and ESPN+ broadcaster Bridgette Proulx. She is a rising star in the industry, and I hope you enjoy this informative conversation. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to …

A Conversation with Joe Pott

Jan. 11, 2023

In this episode, I caught up with friend and colleague Joe Pott, who I worked with in the Frontier League. Joe is now the director of broadcasting and communications at Southern Illinois University of Edwardsville. Joe and I…

A Visit with Jesse Goldberg-Strassler

Jan. 4, 2023

In this very special episode, I visit with good friend and colleague Jesse Goldberg-Strassler, a broadcaster, author, and baseball historian. We relived Jesse”s experience of being called up to the major leagues for the firs…

Podcast Replay- A Tribute to Dad

Dec. 29, 2022

To finish off 2022, here is the replay of my episode which paid tribute to my Dad. Originally published back in May, I shared my thoughts and paid tribute to my mentor, hero, and role model. Wishing all a happy, healthy, and…

Recent Blog Posts

2022 In Review- A Farewell to A Very Challenging Year

Happy New Year everyone!  As we embark on another journey to end one year and begin another, I'm here to say that I am welcoming 2023 as I have nev…

John R. Leahy Sr. (1938-2022)

This blog post is devoted to the memory of my Dad, who passed away on May 15th, 2022 due to complications from Alzheimer's Disease. It is designed to ser…

An expansion on Alzheimer's Disease

You might recall a few weeks ago in my podcast episode I touched on a few challenges I am facing right now. One of those is the effects of being a caregi…