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  • Episode 15: Cassadee Pope February 2, 2018
    The first-ever female winner of The Voice, Cassadee talks about her tumultuous 2017, saying goodbye to her record label and boyfriend. We talk about her early days in a rock band, touring with Fallout Boy at 18, working with Blake Shelton and her take on the Rolling Stone article about sexual harassment of female country […]
  • Episode 14: Casey Donahew January 25, 2018
    For over 15 years the Casey Donahew Band has been one of the leading Red Dirt Texas Country bands. Before his 13th sellout at the Grizzly Rose we talk with Casey about his Texas roots and his unusual path to becoming a country star.
  • Episode 13: Ned LeDoux January 12, 2018
    Ned talks about growing up the son of the legendary Chris LeDoux... playing in his dad's band then moving to front man and evolving into his own band. Ned has some great stories about his childhood in Wyoming and how he remains true to his musical roots.
  • Episode 12: Frankie Ballard December 23, 2017
    Nate Lundy talks with Frankie about where his sound came from, what it was like opening for Bob Seger and his favorite car in high school.
  • Episode 11: Love & Theft December 7, 2017
    Stephen and Eric tell the story of how they got together, what happened to that other guy and the challenges of navigating the music business. Eric shares his journey to getting sober and Stephen talks about his mother's battle with ALS.
  • Episode 10: Sam Riggs December 1, 2017
    When it came time to chase his passion Sam Riggs left Florida for Austin, not Nashville. It was a good decision as he has become one of the leading artists in the Texas Music scene. We talk about his journey, his relationships and the intense story of his private plane going down after the engine […]
  • Episode 9: Joe Nichols November 22, 2017
    Joe Nichols has been cranking out hits on country radio for 15 years. We had a great late-night talk about how his challenging childhood has shaped his life, for better and worse, where his musical style was born and how he ended up in a video with Sir Mix-a-Lot.
  • Episode 8: Drew Baldridge November 15, 2017
    You may not have heard Drew on the radio much but he has been busy making fans, with over 15 MILLION Spotify streams of his song "Rebound" since its release last year. We talk about the work of a long-distance relationship, the inspiration of his grandmother and how a road trip with his mom changed […]
  • Episode 7: Luke Combs November 2, 2017
    Luke Combs has accomplished a lot in the year since he was signed to a label: two number one songs, a number one album and a CMA nomination for Best New Artist. We talk about his high school football days, dropping out of college to move to Nashville and the crazy story of how he […]
  • Episode 6: Josh Abbott October 26, 2017
    Nate Lundy talks with Josh Abbott of the Josh Abbott Band. The Texas Country star talks about the ups and downs of his year after losing his father, welcoming a new baby girl and proposing to his girlfriend.