The Man Behind the Legends

The Man Behind the Legends

Michael Pagnotta isn’t a household name but he SHOULD be!! From nowhere to publicist to the Legends! The artist and bands he represented were some of the greatest artists music has ever known: The Rolling Stones, Depeche Mode, George Michael, The Cure, and Prince to name just a few. And he’s got stories! Listen to a behind-the-scenes, inside-the-ropes, brutally honest look back at some of Pagnotta’s greatest stories- Prince and Paisley Park, The Stones at Shea Stadium, going tanning with George Michael and more!

November 26, 2022

Welcome to the Quintana Show. Q has spent years in the political world so he knows how to ask questions. Listen as we bring you entertaining and insightful interviews from guests across the sports, music, entertainment, and news world. And we didn’t forget you either true crime fans! Listen and subscribe!

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The Man Behind the Legends

The Man Behind the Legends

Michael Pagnotta isn’t a household name but he SHOULD be!! From nowhere to publicist to the Legends! The artist and bands he represented were some of the greatest artists music has ever known: The Rolling Stones, Depeche Mode, George Michael, The Cure, and Prince to...

Dru Down – The Crazy Life of an OG Icon

Dru Down – The Crazy Life of an OG Icon

Living legend is oft used and rarely earned – but that’s not the case with rap/OG icon Dru Down. The East Oakland legend has been in the game before there WAS a game and today he’s on the Quintana Show!! He holds nothing back on his days grinding and running the streets of The Town and his tales of life incarcerated and dropping classic rap cuts. Why did Oakland become a hip hop mecca, what are his thoughts on Tupac and Biggie, and more? Listen!! 

November 26, 2022

Welcome to the Quintana Show. Q has spent years in the political world so he knows how to ask questions. Listen as we bring you entertaining and insightful interviews from guests across the sports, music, entertainment, and news world. And we didn’t forget you either true crime fans! Listen and subscribe!

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November 26, 2022

Welcome to the Quintana Show. Q has spent years in the political world so he knows how to ask questions. Listen as we bring you entertaining and insightful interviews from guests across the sports, music, entertainment, and news world. And we didn’t forget you either true crime fans! Listen and subscribe!

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The Man Behind the Legends

The Man Behind the Legends

Michael Pagnotta isn’t a household name but he SHOULD be!! From nowhere to publicist to the Legends! The artist and bands he represented were some of the greatest artists music has ever known: The Rolling Stones, Depeche Mode, George Michael, The Cure, and Prince to...