Here's the Thing

with Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin brings listeners into the lives of artists, policy makers and performers.

  • Billy Joel, Revisited

    Dec 25, 2018
    Alec sits down with fellow Long Islander Billy Joel—at the piano—for a conversation about life and the musical choices he’s made.
  • Questlove Can't Take a Compliment, Revisited

    Dec 21, 2018
    Music mastermind Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson talks to Alec Baldwin about Instagram obituaries, the magic of Jimmy Fallon, and how three 15-person vans helped The Roots start a movement.
  • The Restaurant Whisperer

    Dec 4, 2018
    It's a niche market, but Debra Kletter owns it: the personal restaurant-recommendation service.  She may know more places in more cities than anyone else on earth.
  • Roger Daltrey, Founder and Lead Singer of The Who

    Nov 20, 2018
    The Who helped invent power pop, arena rock -- maybe even punk. Roger Daltrey, with Jagger and Plant, invented the rockstar mystique. Daltrey tells Alec the story behind the band.
  • Ben and Jerry Warm Up

    Nov 6, 2018
    In a rare joint interview, the titans of opinionated dairy tell their story, from gym class to a truly different corporation, to the $326M buyout that shook the ice cream world
  • Maggie Gyllenhaal Knows What She Wants

    Oct 9, 2018
    Gyllenhaal thought HBO would never agree to make her producer on The Deuce.  She waited on tenterhooks to hear if she'd scored the lead in The Kindergarten Teacher.  Guess what.
  • The Dual Life of SNL's Steve Higgins

    Sep 25, 2018
    Higgins writes for and produces Saturday Night Live. He helps decide who's hired and who's fired. But you probably know him as Jimmy Fallon's announcer and sidekick on the Tonight Show.