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Wiseguy's Hideaway

Wiseguy's Hideaway

By Ian Barr
Mafia stories and facts for any true crime enthusiast, and some jokes from time to time🍻


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Episode #32: The odd father

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Episode #35: October Mafia History
Today we break down and chat up all the inglorious and Notorious events, hits, and birthdays of some of Organized Crimes most infamous individuals.
1:02:39
October 17, 2020
Episode #34: Montreal Mobsters
Today the gents talk about the billion dollar baller that was Vito Rizzuto
1:03:51
October 11, 2020
Episode #33: A West Side story.
Today the fellas chat up the notorious Irish Mob and the crew of killers known as The Westies, along with jokes, insight, and a genuine good time between three pals🍻
1:18:55
October 4, 2020
Episode #32: The odd father
Today we talk American football Bret Juliano and his works and Vinny the Chin.
44:40
September 27, 2020
September 22, 2020
00:46
September 22, 2020
Episode #31: Carlo part 2
Today the boys chat up the reign of Carlo Gambino as boss of the most well known crime family in America.
1:07:17
September 19, 2020
Episode 30: The lion and the fox
Today me and the boys talk Carlo Gambino and his assent to power.
1:03:09
September 12, 2020
Episode #29: Dave and Ian talk shop
Today Dave Breakspear and myself talk Chicago Mob legend Frank Cullotta, NYC and Mob politics, Appalachian and much more.
51:39
September 7, 2020
Episode 28: why we do this
Today David Breaksphere and myself go down the rabbit hole
59:31
August 30, 2020
Episode 27: The boys talk Boston
Boston Rob a d myself unwrap a mixed bag of bad guys from Boston
44:38
August 22, 2020
Episode 26: Mad Hatter
Today we talk about notorious Albert "The Lord High Executoner" Anastasia and the enforcers of early Costa Nostra known as Murder Inc.
31:45
August 14, 2020
Episode 25: Fear City
Today I give my review on Netflix's Fear City documentary.
18:00
July 26, 2020
Episode 24: Mob money man
Today we talk about the Mobs top accountant and visionary over the expansion into Vegas in the 40s, Meyer Lansky.
16:36
July 19, 2020
Episode 23: Natural Born Killers
Today we talk Bonnie Parker, Clyde Barrow, and their 18 months of mayhem.
23:29
July 12, 2020
Episode 22: Mad Sam I am
Chicago enforcer and Mafia mad man Samuel "Mad Sam" Destafano and his sadistic rise and demise in Chicago's Underworld.
27:50
June 28, 2020
Episode 21: Ante Up
Today we talk about Chicago's most infamously glamorized enforcer, Anthony "Tony the Ant" Spilotro. Who on this day in 1986 was beat to death alongside his little brother Micheal and buried in a shallow grave. Years later would be Hollywood hype when Nichols Pileggi and Martin Scorsese wrote and directed the instant mob classic 'Casino'
34:41
June 14, 2020
Episode 20: The low key legend
Today we break down the lesser known but ever infamous Joe Adonis
18:07
April 30, 2020
Episode 19: Yale controlling Harvard in a barrage of bullets.
Today we discuss early bootleg era Mafia tough guy Frankie Yale and his rise and demise in a mere 18 years.
18:48
April 25, 2020
Pitch
My latest podcast pitch!!!
01:23
April 22, 2020
Episode 18: The fox and the hound.
Today we discuss Johnny "The Fox" Torrio, his mentoring of the infamous Al Capone, and his quite and cunning rise to the top of Chicago's underworld🍻
25:18
April 17, 2020
Episode 17: The mystery Mob Boss
Today we'll break down a original commission Boss and a mysterious and more unknown individual Giuseppe "Joe" Profaci.
24:35
April 16, 2020
Episode 16: Jimmy The Gent and the 6 million dollar dream heist
Today marks the anniversary of one of the most infamous Mobsters death, Jimmy "The Gent" Burke aka Jimmy Conway from Goodfellas🍻
32:39
April 14, 2020
Episode 15: The gang that couldn't shoot straight
Today I break down the notorious Crazy Joe Gallo and his crew of crazies.
19:34
April 10, 2020
Episode 14: Part 1 of the 2 part tale of a man with 3 fingers.
Today James and myself chit chat about Tommy Luchesse amongst other fun things.
34:55
April 4, 2020
Episode 13: Vito Genovese part 2
Today James Ramirez and myself dabble into the second half of Vito's life... along with many other things
43:17
April 1, 2020
Episode 12: Part 1 of the Rise and Fall of Don Vito.
Part 1 of 2 of the legend that is Vito Genovese.
16:58
March 29, 2020
PSA
PSA! Stay the fuck out the streets🍻
01:54
March 26, 2020
Episode 11: Madden '23
Today some friends and me pound a few back, smoke one and talk Owney Madden🍻
18:38
March 25, 2020
Episode 10: Luck of the Irish
Today Ron Roach and myself go deep into Danny Greene and other things🍻
50:39
March 23, 2020
Promo
The promo for Ron Roach and meself as we go deep down the rabbit hole of the real Irishman, Danny Greene.
01:53
March 19, 2020
Episode 9: The Brain and his Bank Roll
Today we talk about the co-founder and financial backing to Organized Crime, Arnold Rothstein.
25:57
March 18, 2020
Episode 8: The Dutch Man
Today we talk Arthur Flegenheiner aka Dutch Shultz and his notorious crime spree in the bootlegging scene.
11:41
March 14, 2020
Episode 7: A Bugs Life
Today we talk about Benny Siegal and his life ending dream that was and still is Las Vegas,NV.
23:16
March 10, 2020
Episode 6: "I pay my taxes"
Today we talk good ol Uncle Frank, Frank "The Prime Minister" Costello and his rise to a Mafia icon.
18:52
March 7, 2020
Episode 5: Every dog has his day
Today we chase our tails around the infamous Irish gangster, Vincent "Mad Dog" Coll. Think Whitey Bulger's a lunatic? Mad Dog Coll makes Bulger look like Mr. Rodger's🍻
14:21
March 5, 2020
Episode 4: Luck of The Draw!
Today we give a brief history and oversight to the man whose vision revolutionized Organized Crime and birthed what is the modern American Mafia we know today.
28:56
March 4, 2020
Episode 3: Never rat on your friends, and always keep your mouth shut.
Talking shop about the scumbag Mob associate and inspiration behing novel 'Wiseguy and film 'Goodfellas Henry Hill.
16:48
March 2, 2020
Episode 2: Wiseguy's Hideaway: My Bloody Valentine
A look back at the life of Al Capone and the most infamous Mafia hit ever, The St.Valentine's Day Massacre🍻
14:04
March 1, 2020
Wiseguy's Hideaway: Episode 1: Man, myth, legend
A brief insight into the legendary mobster Sonny Franzese
12:20
February 29, 2020