Barter Kings

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Barter Kings
Barter Kings.jpg
Genre Reality
Starring
  • Antonio Palazzola
  • Steve McHugh
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 3
No. of episodes 28
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Bob Gillan
  • Brian Richardson
  • Drew Brown
  • Elaine Frontain Bryant
  • Nicco Ardin
  • Nicole Reed
Running time 23 minutes
(Season 1)
42 minutes
(Season 2-present)
Production company(s) Brownstone Entertainment
Broadcast
Original channel A&E
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original run June 12, 2012 (2012-06-12) – present
External links
Website

Barter Kings is an American reality television series on A&E in the United States. The series premiered on June 12, 2012.[1] It features Antonio Palazzola and Steve McHugh as they trade items for better items without any currency exchange. Antonio has Tourette syndrome, which complicates his negotiations.[2][3] Kendall-Leigh Neuner who is also part of the team, runs the building office and calls them with a lead. Diamond Dave also works at their shop.

On December 12, 2012, A&E announced that the series has been renewed for a six episode second season and the series would be expanded to an hour format.[4] On July 25, 2013, A&E announced that the third season would premiere on August 6, 2013, and consist of eight episodes.[5]

Episodes[edit]

Season Episodes Season Premiere Season Finale
1 14 June 12, 2012 (2012-06-12) August 1, 2012 (2012-08-01)
2 6 January 9, 2013 (2013-01-09) February 13, 2013 (2013-02-13)
3 8 August 6, 2013 (2013-08-06) October 1, 2013 (2013-10-01)

Season 1 (2012)[edit]

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Original air date U.S. viewers
(million)
1 1 "No Cash, No Problem" June 12, 2012 (2012-06-12) 1.58[6]
2 2 "Cart Before the Horse" June 12, 2012 (2012-06-12) 1.50[6]
3 3 "Diamond in the Rough" June 19, 2012 (2012-06-19) 1.93[7]
4 4 "Rock & a Hard Place" June 19, 2012 (2012-06-19) 1.47[7]
5 5 "Not so Easy Rider" June 27, 2012 (2012-06-27) 1.59[8]
6 6 "Happy Camper" June 27, 2012 (2012-06-27) 1.46[8]
7 7 "Dune Buddies" July 11, 2012 (2012-07-11) 1.54[9]
8 8 "Bah Bam!" July 11, 2012 (2012-07-11) 1.47[9]
9 9 "Divide & Conquer" July 18, 2012 (2012-07-18) 1.58[10]
10 10 "Four wheeling & Dealing" July 18, 2012 (2012-07-18) 1.56[10]
11 11 "Barter Up!" July 25, 2012 (2012-07-25) 1.38[11]
12 12 "Shake Your Money Maker" July 25, 2012 (2012-07-25) 1.32[11]
13 13 "Home Is Where the Barter Is" August 1, 2012 (2012-08-01) 1.40[12]
14 14 "Talkin' Turkey" August 1, 2012 (2012-08-01) 1.27[12]

Season 2 (2013)[edit]

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Original air date U.S. viewers
(million)
15 1 "Snakes on a Trade" January 9, 2013 (2013-01-09) 1.66[13]
16 2 "The Traders Went Down to Georgia" January 16, 2013 (2013-01-16) 1.59[14]
17 3 "Big Rig or Bust" January 23, 2013 (2013-01-23) 1.38[15]
18 4 "Swingin' Deals and Screamin' Wheels" January 30, 2013 (2013-01-30) 1.25[16]
19 5 "First Comes Love, Then Comes Trading" February 6, 2013 (2013-02-06) 1.63[17]
20 6 "For Sail. Will Consider Trade." February 13, 2013 (2013-02-13) 1.28[18]

Season 3 (2013)[edit]

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Original air date U.S. viewers
(million)
21 1 "Tazed and Confused" August 6, 2013 (2013-08-06) 0.97[19]
22 2 "Puppy Love" August 13, 2013 (2013-08-13) 1.11[20]
23 3 "Clowning Around in Utah" August 20, 2013 (2013-08-20) 0.95[21]
24 4 "Tradecation" August 27, 2013 (2013-08-27) 1.17[22]
25 5 "There's Snow Time Like Trading Time" September 3, 2013 (2013-09-03) 1.15[23]
26 6 "The Gloves Come Off" September 10, 2013 (2013-09-10) 1.15[24]
27 7 "Driving Home the Deal" September 17, 2013 (2013-09-17) 1.20[25]
28 8 "Trading or Bust" October 1, 2013 (2013-10-01) 1.25[26]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bibel, Sara (April 30, 2012). "A&E's New Reality Series 'Barter Kings' Premieres Tuesday, June 12". TV by the Numbers (Press release). 
  2. ^ Maher, Jack (June 13, 2012). "Trading up with the barter kings". KUSA-TV. 
  3. ^ Gay, Verne (June 11, 2012). "'The Barter Kings' on A&E doesn't give the whole story". Newsday. Retrieved June 30, 2012. 
  4. ^ "A&E's Hit Original Series "Barter Kings" Returns for Season Two With New Super-Sized Format". The Futon Critic. Retrieved 12 January 2013. 
  5. ^ Bibel, Sara (July 25, 2013). "'Barter Kings' Season 3 to Premiere Tuesday, August 6 on A&E". TV by the Numbers. 
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  10. ^ a b Kondolojy, Amanda. "Wednesday Cable Ratings: 'Royal Pains' Wins night + 'Dallas', Restaurant Impossible', 'Necessary Roughness' , 'Barter Kings' & More". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved February 17, 2013. 
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  16. ^ "Wednesday's Cable Ratings: Season High for "Moonshiners" Puts Discovery on Top". the Futon Critic. Retrieved February 17, 2013. 
  17. ^ "Wednesday's Cable Ratings: "Moonshiners" Tops Demos for Fifth Straight Week". the Futon Critic. Retrieved February 17, 2013. 
  18. ^ "Wednesday's Cable Ratings: "Moonshiners" Goes Out on Top for Discovery". the Futon Critic. Retrieved February 17, 2013. 
  19. ^ "Tuesday's Cable Ratings: Discovery's "Shark Week" Tops Demos, "Rizzoli & Isles" Leads Viewers". The Futon Critic. August 7, 2013. 
  20. ^ Bibel, Sara (August 14, 2013). "Tuesday Cable Ratings: 'Rizzoli & Isles' & 'Amish Mafia' Win Night, 'Pretty Little Liars', 'The Game', 'Dance Moms', 'Covert Affairs' & More". TV by the Numbers. 
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  22. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (August 28, 2013). "Tuesday Cable Ratings: 'Pretty Little Liars' & 'Rizzoli & Isles' Tie for Top Spot + 'The Game', 'Amish Mafia', 'The Legend of Shelby the Swamp Man', 'Suits' & More". TV by the Numbers. 
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  24. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (September 11, 2013). "Tuesday Cable Ratings: 'Sons of Anarchy' Rides to First Place + 'Tosh.0', 'Rizzoli & Isles', World Cup Qualifiers, 'Amish Mafia' & More". TV by the Numbers. 
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