Rico Gagliano

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Ask any public radio listener and chances are they have a favorite program they listen to on a daily or weekly basis.

Essential Pittsburgh has been fortunate to talk with hosts of, and contributors to, some of your favorite public radio programs.

The Host with the Most Comes to Pittsburgh

May 19, 2013
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Rico Gagliano, arts and culture journalist, producer, and host is best known for his work in public radio. He spent several years reporting for the business show Marketplace, filing stories from all over the world and across the U.S. 

Rico currently co-hosts and co-produces The Dinner Party Download for American Public Media.  The Pittsburgh native talks about his show and his favorite hometown haunts, past and present.