Wes’s Musical Meltdown for January 14, 2018: Rock, country, Gothic Metal, and More!

This week’s Meltdown was a great mix of country, rock, and Christian music. A lot of new stuff to start off the New year. Thanks to Megan for suggesting this week’s Cover Comparison. For those listening live, everyone preferred the cover. Give the show a listen, and let me know what YOU think. Tune in next Sunday at 7:00 East on XTFM!


  1. Thirty Seconds to Mars, Walk on Water
  2. Toto, Hold The Line
  3. Bobaflex, Bury Me With My Guns On
  4. Taylor Swift, Red [Request]
  5. Imagine Dragons, Believer [Request]
  6. Waysted, Love Loaded
  7. Fastway, Say What You Will
  8. The Michael Schenker Group, On And On
  9. UFO, Gettin’ ready
  10. Cher, If I Could Turn Back Time [Cover Comparison; Original]
  11. Pathfinder, If I Could Turn Back Time [Cover Comparison; Cover]
  12. Kalie Shorr, Two Hands
  13. Jerrod Niemann, I Got This
  14. Brown & Gray, Top Down
  15. Lewis Brice, Best Ex Ever
  16. Jo Smith, Old School Groove
  17. King Of The Hill, I Do U
  18. Hardline, Hot Cherie
  19. Nelson, (Can’t Live Without Your) Love And Affection
  20. D’Priest, Miss You
  21. Izzy Stradlin & The Ju Ju Hounds, How Will It Go
  22. Sugarland, Still the Same
  23. Chris Janson, Drunk Girl
  24. Taylor Swift, New Year’s Day
  25. Luke Bryan, What Makes You Country
  26. Sir Rosevelt, Sunday Finest
  27. Steve Moakler, Hearts Don’t Break That Way
  28. Ryan Hurd, Love in a Bar
  29. Nightwish, Beauty and the Beast
  30. Leaves’ Eyes, Fires in the North
  31. Xandria, Save My Life
  32. Junkie XL & Gary Clark Jr., Come Together
  33. Asking Alexandria, Into the Fire
  34. Florida Georgia Line, Round Here [Request]
  35. Texas Tornados, Who Were You Thinkin’ Of?
  36. Whiskeytown, If He Can’t Have You
  37. Cross Canadian Ragweed, This Time Around
  38. Cody Canada & The Departed, Burden
  39. Casting Crowns, Lifesong
  40. Francesca Battistelli, He Knows My Name
  41. Tenth Avenue North, By Your Side

Wes’s Musical Meltdown Test Broadcast: 10/13/2016

Though this isn’t an official show, merely a test broadcast, I’m pretty proud of the playlist. And, since I’m leaving for a week or so for job training, we may not get another shot. So, have a new podcast of the Meltdown.


  1. Mighty Mighty Bosstones, The Impression That I Get
  2. Mustard Plug, You
  3. Less Than Jake, 9th at the Pine
  4. Sublime, Date Rape
  5. Flogging Molly, The Worst Day Since Yesterday
  6. Dropkick Murphys, The Rocky Road To Dublin
  7. Randy Rogers, Wrapped
  8. George Strait, Troubadour
  9. Reckless Kelly, One More One Last Time
  10. Reckless Kelly, Best Forever Yet
  11. The Who, Wont Get Fooled Again
  12. Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, Shame On The Moon
  13. Kid Rock, Ain’t Enough Whiskey
  14. Sixx A.M., Life Is Beautiful
  15. Winger, Down Incognito
  16. Drive By Truckers, This Fucking Job
  17. The Bottle Rockets, Things You Didn’t Know
  18. Whiskeytown, Excuse Me While I Break My Own Heart Tonight [*]
  19. Gary Allan, It Ain’t the Whiskey
  20. Old Dominion, Song for Another Time
  21. Megadeth, The Threat Is Real
  22. Megadeth, Post American World
  23. Thousand Foot Krutch, Untraveled Road
  24. Trivium, Until The World Goes Cold
  25. RED SUN RISING, Amnesia
  26. Failure Anthem, Paralyzed
  27. Casting Crowns, What If His People Prayed
  28. Casting Crowns, Praise You In This Storm