Wing Vallee is an unfiltered account of the life of competitive eater and five-time Wing Bowl champion Bill "El Wingador" Simmons. Join Bill and his business partner, Joe Vallee, as they embark on their quest to secure funding for their ultimate restaurant, while reviewing the best culinary delights from the Tri-State area and beyond.
In Episode 11 of "Wing Vallee," Steve Olenski returns to the show to guest host with Bill and Joe, who discuss Bill's upcoming cross country trip of a lifetime, the fallout from the Mike Scott tailgating debacle, the "aura" of Wilt Chamberlain, the beginning of Cable TV, legends of yesteryear & more!
Posted: September 11, 2019, 2:16 am
Episode 10 of "Wing Vallee" finds Emmy-nominated sportscaster Billy Vargus stopping by the studio to talk with Bill and Joe about life, sports, Eagles predictions and the ever-changing face of broadcasting.
Posted: September 4, 2019, 3:45 am
It's Episode 9 of "Wing Vallee." Joe is a newly married man and back from his honeymoon in Italy! Bill and Joe talk about the wedding, as well as their frustrations in securing restaurant money. Joe also discuss what to do and what not to do while visiting Rome and Naples, while recommending the best culinary offerings of both cities.
Posted: August 28, 2019, 3:22 am
In Episode 8 of "Wing Vallee," Bill and Joe (who is getting married very soon!) are joined by Steve Olenski— one of marketing’s definitive authorities. Steve discusses the various stages of his long and successful career, as well as his upcoming podcast "The Brand Whisperer Show." The group closes the show with an epic triva contest (from Steve's own book!) regarding historical television characters and great TV spinoffs.
Posted: August 7, 2019, 3:13 am
Bill and Joe celebrate Christmas in July with Episode 7 of "Wing Vallee." Jim "Chet" Chesko from Philly Pressbox Radio joins the show to discuss his Top 5 Christmas movies (you'll be surprised), the state of the Phillies, Eagles and magic and mystery of the Rolling Stones. Bill also gives a heartfelt tribute to two-time Wing Bowl champion and mentor Kevin "Heavy Keavy" O'Donnell.
Posted: July 31, 2019, 3:12 am
WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE
A very powerful Episode 6 of "Wing Vallee" finds Damon Feldman from Celebrity Boxing and director/producer Robert Hughes visiting Bill and Joe in the studio. Damon, the author of 'The 16-Minute Man,' discusses his road to redemption after a fall from grace, his appearances on Howard Stern, and his recent TMZ appearance after signing Bagel Boss Chris Morgan to a future Atlantic City boxing match.
Posted: July 17, 2019, 3:31 am
In Episode 5 of "Wing Vallee," Bill dedicates an excerpt from his book, 'Snow On The Barb Wire' to Debbie, who is celebrating her birthday. Peter Breslow talks summer dining. In the spirit of All-Star week, Kurt Smith from Ballpark E-Guides discusses the best stadiums for great ballpark food with Bill and Joe.
Posted: July 10, 2019, 2:35 am
In Episode 4 of "Wing Vallee," Bill and Joe are joined by musician Mike Nappi (aka: NappiMusic) in the studio. The two also review the ESPN 30 for 30 documentary 'The Good, The Bad, The Hungry.' Peter Breslow drops a line and discusses Al Fresco dining.
Posted: July 3, 2019, 2:13 am
In Episode 3 of "Wing Vallee," Bill and Joe are joined by competitive eater Molly Schuyler— the #1 female independent competitive eater in the world. Peter Breslow from Peter Breslow Consulting and Public Relations discusses the new trend of small bites in restaurant dining, and the guys reminisce about great Father's Day memories.
Posted: June 26, 2019, 3:10 am
In Episode 2 of "Wing Vallee," Bill and Joe discuss the Philadelphia pizza renaissance with Peter Breslow from Peter Breslow Consulting and Public Relations, as well as the future of Philly food trucks with Matt Rossi, President of the Philly Mobile Food Association. There is a possible breakthrough in their quest for their first El Wingador restaurant, and Bill recounts an insane story regarding one of the craziest things he's ever done for food.
Posted: June 25, 2019, 5:23 pm
In the Pilot episode of "Wing Vallee," competitive eating champion Bill "El Wingador" Simmons and Joe Vallee discuss Simmons' time spent in prison, his road to redemption, and the long lasting bond that has formed between the two in the face of adversity. Bill and Joe also discuss their attempts at acquiring funding for the first El Wingador restaurant location, as well as an excerpt from Simmons' biography "Snow On The Barb Wire."
Posted: June 25, 2019, 5:18 pm