Podcast Preview: A West Hollywood Nightclub Manager Remembers The Neighborhood’s Wilder Days


Actor Percy Kilbride

You Can’t Eat the Sunshine is a weekly podcast series produced by Kim Cooper and Richard Schave in which the Esotouric founders talk with L.A. personalities about the city’s myths, contradictions, and inspirations.

This week, Richard and Kim chat with Mickey Gallivan, Executive Director of the Historical Society of Pomona Valley, about the trials and tribulations that are a natural process of acquiring architectural gems. They also sit down with John Maljevic, who managed various nightclubs during West Hollywood’s wilder years.

In this exclusive clip, John reminisces about his everyday interactions with celebrities like Percy Kilbride, “Sabu the Elephant Boy” and his brother, and Bob Waterfield.  

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Richard and Kim share highlights from the You Can’t Eat the Sunshine podcast every week at CityThink.