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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Episode 12242019-1: Wes’s Musical Meltdown Year-In-Review; Pop Edition

This episode of The Meltdown is my Pop year in review. Lots of good tunes came out in 2019. Rock and country will be coming later. In addition to the tracks played on this show, you can also follow me on Apple Music and see my 2019 playlists for rock, country and pop, as well […]

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Episode 12172019: Wes’s Musical Meltdown; Final Live Show of 2019

This was the final live Meltdown of the year. Next week and the week after, I’ve prepared some year-in-review shows for your listening pleasure, and they will air on XTFM and will go up on the podcast sites afterward. A great mix of music, and lots of good interaction and requests on this week’s show. […]

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Episode 12102019: Wes’s Musical Meltdown From XTFM; Arizona Recap, Dimebag and Marie Fredriksson Tributes, And More

this week’s show was a lot of fun. My first one back after my trip to Arizona. In addition to great tunes, I talk a bit about the trip, talk about enjoying beers with my brothers and how that felt after some months of sobriety, and much more. Some of what I have to say […]

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Episode 11192019: Wes’s Musical Meltdown; Long, Hard, Countrified, And More

This week’s edition of The Meltdown is the last live one until I return from Phoenix. Yes, I’ll fill your earholes with goodness the next couple weeks on XTFM. It’ll just be pre-recorded awesomeness. On this week’s show, I discuss the Slayer “Final Campaign” stop here in Columbus. We also talk a little aboout the […]

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Episode 11052019: Wes’s Musical Meltdown; Celebrating XTFM’s 8Th Anniversary

today marks XTFM’s 8Th anniversary as an internet radio station! In honor of this, we featured some of the best rock and country of 2011. We also had a bunch of new tunes from favorite artists, a cover comparison, some adult-oriented comedy, and much more! Enjoy! Playlist Ratt, I Want A Woman Green Day, Tired […]

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Episode 10152019: Wes’s Musical Meltdown As First Broadcast on XTFM

This week on The Meltdown, we had tributes to late Kane Brown drummer Kenny Dixon and late Ozark Mountain Daredevils founder Steve Cash. Also, we had lots of new music, the cover comparison, plenty of country and rock classics, and your requests. Playlist Rainbow, I Surrender QUEENSRYCHE, The Lady Wore Black Iron Maiden, Wasted Years […]

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Episode 09242019: Wes’s Musical Meltdown from XTFM

This week’s show was a lot of fun. In addition to the Cover Comparison, new and classic tunes, and requests, we also had a brief tribute to a radio icon who gave me my first on-air opportunity when I was 12 years old. I’ll forever be grateful to Iris Harrison of KGON in Portland for […]

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Episode 09172019: Wes’s Musical Meltdown from XTFM; Tributes to Eddie Money and Rick Ocasek, Lots of New Music, and Favorite Classics

On this week’s show, I pay tribute to a couple of artists who passed away over the weekend, Eddie Money and Rick Ocasek. We also have a bit of Hank Williams on what would’ve been his 96Th birthday. Sprinkled in, we had new music from A Day To Remember, Ashley McBryde, Miranda Lambert, Big Sean, […]

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