Episode 03242020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown from Magic 109

This week’s show was a lot of fun, and a nice escape from the onstop Corona Virus talk with which we’ve all been inundated. We did play a couple parodies regarding the virus and the panic buying of TP, had the cover comparison, lots of requests, some new tunes, and much more. The show ended […]

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Episode 03212020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown; Filling In For House Calls on Magic 109

This week, we brought you The Meltdown on a different night. As I’d taken this past Tuesday off, and had dealt with seizures that caused me to end the show less than halfway through on March 10, I decided it might be fun to fill in for House Calls on a Saturday night. Thanks to […]

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Episode 03102020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown From Magic 109; Lots of Requests, Cover Comparison, and A Premature Ending

It’s a bit late, but here’s this week’s episode of The Meltdown. We were cut short due to a medical problem, and Alicia had to take the wheel and finish the show. We did get to all the requests, and the cover comparison, but results of the comparison may have to be given next week […]

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Episode 03032020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown As Aired on Magic 109

On this week’s show, we featured lots of new tunes, lots of requests, and a cover comparison between a country legend and an actor who thinks he can sing. We also pay brief tribute to late Head East guitarist Mike Somerville. In doing so, Alicia and I learned about an Iowa Musicians rock hall of […]

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Episode 02182020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown As Aired on Magic 109; Karaoke Adventures, New Home, Irrational Fear and great Tunes

This week on The Meltdown, we feature plenty of new and classic tunes, lots of requests, and the cover comparison. We also talk about our Karaoke adventures at Aces and Eights, our new home, and I disclose to the listeners what may be my most irrational fear. Sit back, turn it up, and enjoy the […]

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Episode 02112020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown from Magic 109; Pre-Valentine’s Edition

This week’s edition of the Meltdown happened to take place the week of Valentine’s Day, a holiday that brings joy to some, and a disgusted feeling to others. As we know we have both types of people in our audience, and as I’ve been on both ends of that spectrum myself, we feature a mix […]

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Episode 02042020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown As Originally Broadcast on Magic 109

This week’s show was pretty music intensive. Alicia and I did find a few topics to banter about. We featured the Cover Comparison, lots of requests, and turned the audience on to lots of new tunes. We also payed tribute to Alice Cooper as the show was being done on his 72Nd birthday. You even […]

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Interview with Author Jo Elizabeth Pinto: Conducted on 01/25/2020

On January 25, Alicia and I had the opportunity to interview our friend, and published author, Jo Elizabeth Pinto. We thank Jo for her time, and insights into the world of both of her books. Please enjoy this, my first author interview. If you’d like to learn more about the author, visit her website. To […]

Episode 01282020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown On Magic 109; Interview with Author Jo Pinto, Requests, 3-Way Cover Comparison, and More!

This week’s show was lots of fun. We conducted our first author interview, played loads of requests, and had a 3-way cover comparison. Join us again next week at 7:00 PM East Tuesday on Magic 109 as we continue breaking radio dials everywhere! The show did end earlier than intended, though we went to our […]

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Episode 01212020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown From Magic 109

This week on The Meltdown, Alicia and I had a blast. It’s our second week on Magic 109. We’re feeling quite at home at our new station. We hope you, the listeners, are enjoying as well. We had the Cover Comparison, lots of requests, and we even got into some Extreme puns at the end. […]

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Episode 01142020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown; The Magic 109 Debut, and Introduction of Alicia as permanent Co-Host

Last night, The Meltdown made its Magic 109 debut! Thanks to all who tuned in, made requests, and otherwise interacted. Thanks also to my wonderful love, and new on-air co-host, Alicia, for making the show such a success. We had a great mix of genres, talked a bit of football, and gave the Magic listeners […]

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Episode 01072020: Wes’s Musical Meltdown; Magic 109 Audition

This week’s edition of The Meltdown was an audition/test broadcast for Magic 109. I’m proud to say I passed, and the show will now be heard Tuesdays from 7:00 PM-10:00 PM East on Magic 109. You can also access the station by telling your smart speaker “Play Magic 109 on TuneIn”. You can also tell […]

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