American Pickers

Are you the next reality TV star?

It looks like more reality TV along the lines of History’s “American Pickers” and “Pawn Stars” are about to spread to a network television channel near you. It was announced Sept. 3 that a “major network” is currently looking for families in the New York/New Jersey area that have an item or an antique...

This issue made it all worthwhile

It has been a crazy-busy week this week. We’ve had two publication deadlines: the June 16 edition of Antique Trader and the Summer edition of the Antique Trader Traveler. The Traveler will be available soon as a free PDF download, so you’ll want to watch for that. We’ll announce when it’s ready and where...

American Pickers second season premiers June 7

NEW YORK – Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz are once again searching the back roads, junkyards, and filled-to-the-brim barns in America for “rusty gold.” With an average of 3.8 million total viewers per episode in its first season, American Pickers, the No. 1 new cable series of 2010, returns for a second season with...