Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 06/02/2020: Current Events, Cover Comparison, Great Tunes, Great Requests

This week on the show, we had a great mix of tunes, and a good number of requests. We also took some time to get serious, addressing the recent events in our nation. I give my opinions; in the show, I give you the listeners ways in which you can get in touch and have […]


Preview For Tonight’s Meltdown On Magic 109: Great Tunes, Discussion of Current Events, and More

tonight on The Meltdown, we’re going to have a good time and play a lot of great tunes as we always do. But, we’re also going to get a little serious. The issues of the day will be talked about. I also have a set of tunes that I feel kind of fit where we […]

Educating The Uninformed: Why A Third-Party Vote IS NOT A Vote for President Trump, or Anyone Else Other Than the Third-Party Candidate

It’s another election year. In November, we’ll cast our votes for President, and the Electoral College will do as it wishes, and actually choose the President. But, that’s another story for another time. It’s also the time when people, mostly Liberals, attempt, unsuccessfully, to shame those of us who vote our conscience and support a […]

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 […]


Episode 09102019: Wes’s Musical Meltdown from XTFM; Music, Football Picks, And Tackling A Controversial Issue!

This week’s show had a bit of everything. New and classic rock and country, a pretty fun Christian set to kick it off, and of course the Cover Comparison. No requests came in this week, but we did have some new listeners. Of course, if you have comments on the show, feel free to reach […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 08/06/2019: New Time, New and Old Tunes, And Talk about Recent Events

This week on The Meltdown, I tried a new timeslot. I’ve moved from evenings to middays, at least for the next couple weeks. Depending on how it goes, this may become permanent. So next week, join me Tuesday at 11:00 AM East on XTFM! On this week’s show, we had the usual mix of great […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 11/06/2018: Election Night, ACBOH/IN Wrap-Up, and First Christmas Tunes of the Season

It’s Election Night on the Meltdown. I’d just returned from voting prior to the show. I also recap a bit of the ACB of Ohio/Indiana convention the family and I attended, and share some good tunes with you. Yes, we even through in a couple Christmas songs. I figure since XM and traditional radio started […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 06/05/2018: Interview with Will Thomas Reed, New Music, Twisted Obituary, and More!

This week on The Meltdown was a lot of fun. We started off with some new rock from Halestorm and Guns ‘N’ Roses, and Black Coffee. We had an interview and played music from awesome new country artist Will Thomas Reed. We even got topical and discussed this crazy obituary. Catch the Meltdown every Tuesday […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 07/30/2017: Music, Conversation, and Good Times

This week on the Meltdown, we brought you new music from Parmalee, Byzantine, Last Bullet, and much more. Cover Comparison pitted Willie Nelson up against Chris Stapleton, and the results were a little surprising. We also paid musical tribute to the late Chester Bennington of Linkin Park and singer/songwriter Michael Johnson. We had a great […]


US election 2016: my voting experience with the accessible terminal

Today, along with many of my fellow Americans, I went to my local precinct to cast my ballot for president, Senate, House races, and several other positions and bond issues. Don’t worry… This post isn’t going to be about who to vote for or who to not vote for… You will see enough of that […]