The Underground Experience Presents “COOKIN’ WITH JOHNNY CIAO & UNCLE EARL”

Monday 12/24/12  on KLED Live FM (91.1)   9AM (PST) & 9PM (PST)


The Underground Experience Presents “COOKIN’ WITH JOHNNY CIAO & UNCLE EARL”


Johnny Ciao is one of the first Celebrity Chef’s and the only Culinary Rocker. Johnny’s career has seen many highlights, from his time living at the Neverland Ranch as Michael Jackson’s personal chef to all the icons of music and entertainment that Johnny has cooked for: The Grateful Dead, Carlos Santana, Whitney Houston, Dick Clark, Marlon Brando, Gregory Peck, Wayne Brady, Ben Stiller, Willie Nelson, Colin Powell and many, many more.


Johnny tours regularily thoughout the US and abroad with his Culinary All-Stars Band where his Blues Buffet is an overwelming success, from the House of Blues to Blues Festivals around the world Johnnycan be seen cooking up some masterpieces while hitting the harmonica along side some of the aboslute best blues and rock-and-roll legends. Only with Johnny Ciao’s Blues Buffett can you enjoy an A-list musical performance at a top venue while simultaneously enjoying a 5 Star meal.



Musical Artists Include: Isaac Hayes, Frank Sinatra, The O’Jays, Tom Jones, Groove Collective, Jomanda, Michael Jackson, Wild Cherry!



Broadcast # 156A

Monday (1/21/13) 9am (PST) &  9pm (PST) at


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Podcast will be available on iTunes. Podomatic and Website!



Uncle Earl,Lisa Panagos, Johnny

Uncle Earl, Victoria Drake, Lisa

Johnny, Victoria, Lisa


PILOT SEASON BOOT CAMP COMING SOON! February 2 at 12:00pm until February 3 at 5:00pm in EST The Flight Theater at The Complex. 6476 Santa Monica Blvd. Los Angeles, CA. 90038

COME CELEBRATE UNCLE EARL’S BIRTHDAY @ EBONY CABARET! WHEN:Thursday Feb 21st Doors open 7pm Show starts at 8p WHERE:MBar Hollywood 1253 Vine (@ Fountain)

Isaac Hayes

Frank Sinatra

Tom Jones

The O’Jays

Groove Collective


Michael Jackson

Wild Cherry

Hues Corporation


The Uncle Earl

"In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can." - Nikos Kazantzakis The art of success begins first within your heart, no better example to attain this claim than the man of many talents that we have come to know thru the years in the industry as Lacy Darryl Phillips. Lacy Darryl Phillips aka THE UNCLE EARL, an Award Winning American Recording Artist, Songwriter, Producer, Actor, Radio Personality & DJ. President of Earl Hitz Records, a NYC label created to embrace the sounds of house, dance, electronic pop, and funk music. As an avid culture curator of performance & music for the world, he wanted to pay homage by creating "The New Paradise Garage Experience". He is also the Creator/Producer of Ultimate Underground, Host/DJ of his weekly radio show, The Ultimate Underground Experience now celebrating it’s 9th successful anniversary. Lacy Darryl Phillips has a career in the entertainment industry which spans four decades, in the disciplines of acting, singing, dancing, directing, choreography, and songwriting. He has worked with recording artists, such as Mariah Carey, Lauryn Hill, Vanessa Williams, Grace Jones, Sheena Easton, Peabo Bryson, CeCe Peniston, James Ingram, Lou Rawls, The Bette Davis, Debbie Allen, Ray Chew, Randy Jackson, N.W.A. (Dr. Dre & Eazy-E), Jimmy Z., and Lonnie Gordon, among others. Past performances include: The Triad (NYC), House Of Yes (Brooklyn, NY), Coney Island Baby (NYC), Gold Sounds (Brooklyn, NY), Friars Club (NYC), The Delancey (NYC), Madison Street Theater (Chicago), Jazzmobile Summerfest (NYC), Marcus Garvey Park (NYC), JCC Manhattan (NYC), Broadway Sings For Pride (NYC), Gay Pride Festival (NYC), The Landmark (LA).