Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 12/15/2015: Solo Edition on XTFM

This week’s Meltdown was a solo event. No co-host…Just me, the listeners, and the tunes. An excellent selection of music this go-round, including a cover comparison that pitted Willie Nelson up against Patsy Cline. Don’t forget, on December 29, we’ll have our year-in-review show on XTFM. If there’s something you think we should play, use […]

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Wes’s Wild Weekend Party for 12/12/2015: The VIP Lounge Radio Debut!

Today marked the debut of Wes’s Wild Weekend Party on The VIP Lounge Radio. I had a blast playing music, taking requests, and trying something a little different. You’ll see it’s slightly different from my XTFM show in that it’s a little more mainstream-sounding, and we do include some PSA’s/spots. Both shows are fun and […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 12/08/2015: Artist Tributes, and Great Conversation with Co-Host Bob In The Black Boots

The December 8, 2015 Meltdown on XTFM will go down as one of my favorite shows in my internet radio career. Fellow XTFM DJ, host of The Cemetery at Midnight, Bob In The Black Boots, served as co-host. We went for just over five hours with lots of great music and conversation. Even with a […]

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The Country storm with Cowboy Alan, Wes Derby as Co-Host: 12/03/2015

Recently, I had the opportunity to co-host with my friend Cowboy Alan on his Thursday show, The Country Storm. Check it out here, and if you like what you hear, check Alan out at 10:00 PM East every Thursday on XTFM. No playlist for this one, but listen anyway. It was a blast, and I’m […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 12/01/2015: Show Recap, Playlist, and Download

December 2015 begins with a new Wes’s Musical Meltdown, with co-hostess Silvia! She wasn’t with us for the entire program, but did make it for most of it. The show ran just under four hours, and was packed with requests and conversation. The topic of long-distance relationships was discussed…And, naturally, due to recent circumstances, someone […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown Semi-Angry Edition: 11/30/2015 On The VIP Lounge

An excellent final test run for The VIP Lounge Radio this afternoon. The show starts in its regular slot on the station on Saturday, 4:00 PM US Eastern. Of course, don’t miss me in my new, earlier time slot on Tuesdays, starting at 9:00 PM East on XTFM. Many close to me know about the […]

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The Randomly Melted Down Christmas on XTFM Hosted by Wes Derby and DJ Faithful

On Friday, November 27, 2015, I hosted a Christmas special on XTFM with awesome friend and fellow broadcaster DJ Faithful. It was 4+ hours of fun, music, and laughter. Not all tracks are suitable for the whole family. Of course, we had requests, a cover comparison, and much more. As always, if you like what […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 11/24/2015: Show Recap, Playlist, and Download

The November 24, 2015 edition of The Meltdown on XTFM ran just over four and a half hours. There were a few technical hiccups, but we got through it. Thanks to my co-hosts, Gina and Bob, for an excellent evening. In addition to lots of requests, we had our cover comparison, as well as great […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 11/23/2015: Test Transmission On The VIP Lounge

Today was my inaugural broadcast on The VIP Lounge Radio. First, thanks to Ian Francis for giving me this opportunity to expand the reach of Wes’s Musical Meltdown, and an opportunity to hopefully help other aspiring broadcasters. Secondly, thanks to my XTFM crew for tuning in and showing support. Know that The VIP Lounge is […]

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An Exciting Week for Wes’s Musical Meltdown! Lots Coming Up!

Friends, it’s been a long time since I’ve had such an action-packed radio week coming up. I’m going to be all over the place, and it’ll be wonderful! Hoping you’ll join me on my adventures. We start the week on Monday. I’ll be doing a test transmission for a new station that’s not quite launched […]