Wes’s Musical Meltdown 2018-in-Review: Best Rock as Aired on 12/20/2018

As the title suggests, this was what I felt was the best rock of 2018. There’s probably a lot I missed, but this was done off the top of my head. There’s a great mix of new bands as well as legendeary artists who released new material in 2018. An expanded playlist of my favorite […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 10/19/2018: In For Steph’s Place

I realize I’m nearly five months late posting this show. As many know, life has been a roller coaster for the last few months…I’m finally attempting to get caught up, and intend to try my best to stay caught up from here out. Of course, you can always hear the show Live on XTFM or […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 10/09/2018: Rock Hall Nominees, New Tunes, and More

On this week’s show, it was a good mix of 80’s hard rock, metal, country, and Christian. We also put Del Shannon up against Avenged Sevenfold in the Cover Comparison, and it didn’t go well. We also payed tribute to some of the artists nominated for induction in to the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 10/02/2018: Welcome to Fall!

Welcome to the first Wes’s Musical Meltdown of October. Fall is in the air, football is in full swing, and I’m adjusting to life as a self-employed person as opposed to having a full-time gig and a side business. Lots of great tunes on this week’s show. On this show, in addition to your requests, […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 09/11/2018: 9/11 tribute set, lots of new Rock, and Christian Contemporary

It’s been a while since we’ve had a Meltdown occur on September 11. Mixed in with everything, we had a set of tribute songs, or songs that just made us think back to that tragic time in US history. The Cover Comparison features Toto annd Wheezer. In a later show, they’ll be featured in reverse […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 09/04/2018: A bit Rock, a Lot Country, and a Bit Christian

On the post-Labor Day Meltdown, we had a lot of classic tunes, some new country, and a good dose of Christian contemporary and rock. We also had a cover comparison that put Imagine Dragons up against Lethal Injektion. Enjoy! Playlist Hoobastank, Crawling In The Dark Trapt, Headstrong Default, Wasting My Time Tantric, Mourning Theory of […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 08/07/2018

On this week’s Meltdown, we ran a little long. There was a great mix of music new and old. Our cover comparison put Alanis Morissette up against Red Sun Rising. A mostly country and hard rock show this time around. Playlist Garth Brooks, All Day Long Cal Smith, The Lord Knows I’m Drinking Mark Chesnutt, […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 07/31/2018

This week on the Meltdown, lots of great tunes, requests, and a cover comparison featuring Joan Jett and Halestorm. It’s been so long since I recorded this one that I don’t actually remember what all was discussed on the show…So, we’ll find out together. Eric Church, Desperate Man The Rolling Stones, Sympathy For The Devil […]

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Wes’s Musical Meltdown for 07/24/2018: Dad’s Birthday, new country, Songs aBout Work, And More

After having taken the previous week off due to not feeling well, and so the kids could have more time on-air, I’m back! On this show, we start with a set for all those working people with jobs they hate, dedicated to my now-former employer. No, the “former” isn’t because of the opening set. You’ll […]

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For Listeners of Generations And The Meltdown: Notice of Upcoming Schedule Changes!

Changes are coming to Generations with Megan & Rebekah and Wes’s Musical Meltdown on XTFM. Tuesday nights are being taken over by the House of Derby! Starting this Tuesday, May 15, Generations will be heard from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM Eastern time. The Meltdown is leaving its Sunday slot, and moving to Tuesday nights starting at […]