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 […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 06/04/2019: Hard and Hairy Edition

Though I always enjoy doing The Meltdown, this one will always hold a special place in my heart and memory. On this week’s show, we pay tribute to one of my favorite styles of rock; classic hard rock/hair metal. Listening to this show, if you grew up listening to stations like Z Rock…Or if you’re […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 05/28/2019 from XTFM

This week on The Meltdown, we started off with the late Gil Scott-Heron, played a lot of new country, some classic hard rock, and lots of requests. An excellent turn-out for Cover Comparison this week as well. Listen to find out who won! Join me every Tuesday at 8:00 PM East on XTFM. Playlist Gil […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 11/09/2018: Fill-In For Steph’s Place, New Tunes, New Artists, and a Christmas Novelty Record

On another fill-in for Steph’s Place, we spin lots of new country and new rock. I start us out with a Friday set to get everyone into a good-time mood for the weekend. We have a Christmas novelty song that is sure to get stuck in your head…And, we have a song that was given […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 10/26/2018: Final October Show, Steph’s Place Fill-In

It’s another Meltdown Fill-in for Steph’s Place to end October. We had a pretty good mix of new and old, country, pop, metal, southern rock, Christian, and more. Enjoy! Playlist Steely Dan, Reelin’ in the Years Journey, Separate Ways (Worlds Apart) Survivor, I Can’t Hold Back Badfinger, No Matter What Go-Gos, Vacation [Request] Amy Ray, […]


Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 12/29/2015: The Year In Music!

The final Meltdown of 2015 on XTFM was a 7-and-a-half-hour marathon, boasting 106 of the songs that rocked our musical world in 2015. It was country, rock, metal, pop, hip-hop, Christian Contemporary, and even one awful song that took the country by storm in the form of a dance craze. Hoping you all enjoy this […]


Written In Red ~ Not My Home: Fresh Christian Rock Worth Hearing!

Release Date: June 27,2015 (per Amazon.com) Label: Self-released Rating: 9 out of 10 [amazon asin=B010O88C5W&template=iframe image2] Every so often, a new artist comes along that, after hearing their album, you know they have the potential for great things. Such is the case for Wyoming 5-piece Written in Red. Describing themselves, according to their website and […]