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The Dale Wiley Show

The Dale Wiley Show

By Dale Wiley
Daily interviews with people from all walks of life. See the real heroes of life take center stage. I’ve come in contact with interesting people all over. They’re all worth hearing about!

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Collect Call
County Jail Call from home 
June 08, 2022
DWS River Kittens
This fantastic new St. Louis band is on the rise.
March 19, 2021
DWS Suzie Cue
Loved this fun interview.
March 19, 2021
DWS Katarra
St. Louis singer talks about her musical loves andTravjs gives a Covid update.
March 14, 2021
DWS Colton Vaught and Luke Minton, Southern Gothic and Travis Huse
An action packed episode
March 13, 2021
DWS Colton, Southern Gothic and the Missouri Music Podcast
Join us for updates and teasers.
February 26, 2021
Southern Gothic trailer
My novel Southern Gothis. Coming to audible.
February 22, 2021
The Best of Knee Deep In Rubber and a Covid update
Mike talks about Crane and Travis gives us a Covid update.
February 20, 2021
DWS Tammy Lemmons Littrell
Tammy sings and plays some gospel tunes.
February 15, 2021
DWS Kristina Williams
Kristina comes on the podcast to talk Bikini Kill a s
February 14, 2021
Jeremy Segal-Moss on the St. Louis lies scene.
February 14, 2021
DWS Colton Vaught is Must CTV
Colton Vaught talks about finding very interesting wrestling magazines.
February 12, 2021
DES Carrie Akre
Carrie talks about her new project.
February 12, 2021
DWS Knee Deep In Rubber with Rob Adams and Jim Holopter
The Rock Bottom band in the house.
February 03, 2021
DWS Chelsea LaRue
The new and quite young minister of the Crane Presbyterian Church.
February 02, 2021
DWS Knee Deep In Rubber
Mike Reed and I talk about Coach Conrad.
February 02, 2021
DWS Mike Reed and Steve Anthony and Travis Huse
Mike Reed and I talk to Steve Anthony about The Cowboy Church and Travis Huse gives us a COVID update.
January 30, 2021
DWS Barry Smith
Barry comes on to give a partial testimony and talks about his connection to my record label.
January 29, 2021
DWS Manuel and Morelia
I got the chance to speak with Manuel and his daughter Morelia.
January 26, 2021
DWS Warren Zanes
We talk with the professor about Tom Petty, Johnny Cash and Hamilton.
January 23, 2021
DWS Shannon Bowers
I talk to an Ozarks mover and shaker. From Carbon Trace, Shannon Bowers.
January 21, 2021
DWS Carlene Carter
I talk with true county music royalty.
January 18, 2021
DWS Dave Stuckey plays the 5 at 5
Dave Stuckey plays our second ever 5 at 5
January 16, 2021
DWS Mike Reed and. Brad Price
Two musical legends from Crane. Mike Reed and Brad Price.
January 11, 2021
DWS Mike Reed first week highlights
Dale is joined by the zany Mike Reed. For more highlights fo to YouTube.
January 11, 2021
DWS Doug Kershaw talks about his career
DWS The Louisiana Man talks more about his career.
January 11, 2021
DWS Beth Bombara
On our first ever five at five we visit bourbon connoisseur Beth Bombara.
January 09, 2021
DWS Mike Reed
Mike and I talk about the pandemic and his thoughts about Lou Whitney.
January 04, 2021
DWS Colton Vaught and Aaron Laue
We talk old school wrestling and about Golden Edge Principles.
December 30, 2020
DWS Kip Loui
My talk with an amazing St. Louis musician.
December 29, 2020
DWS Tiffany Brown on her wonderful book Lamdmarks
Tiffany talks about her journey to write Landmarks.
December 29, 2020
DWS Colton Vaught
Colton talks about all the things going on around the Colton Vaught empire.
December 28, 2020
DWS Brian Simpson
One of the original Three Merry Widows!
December 26, 2020
DWS Big Sandy
I had fun talking with Big Sandy and walking down memory lane.
December 24, 2020
DWS Sandy Peters
The fantastic wife of Rodney Peters reads us poems and talks about what she’s been up to.
December 22, 2020
DWS Brian Henneman on Lou Whitney
Brian talks about Lou Whitney, fat Strats and the Musical Map of Missouri.
December 16, 2020
DWS Will Rigby
Will talks about playing with Steve Earle and the dBs.
December 15, 2020
DWS Jon Poses
Columbia’s great jazz man talks about his passion.
December 13, 2020
DWS Jon Poses
The man always bringing jazz to Columbia sits down to talk about his favorite things: jazz and baseball.
December 12, 2020
DWS Dan Durchholz
Veteran rock critic and I talk about everything from Lou Whitney to the riots at Riverporf.
December 10, 2020
DWS The Sweaters
The coolest pop band out of Columbia is not even out of high school! Meet The Sweaters!
December 09, 2020
DWS Madisen Ward
Madisen Ward talks about his start and performing with the Mama Bear.
December 08, 2020
DWS Mary McBride
A big fav of Lou and Lloyd and a big fan of South Avenue.
December 07, 2020
DWS Kristi Merideth and Travis Huse
The Springfield chanteuse and my dear friend Travis.
December 06, 2020
DWS Rich Nesin
Rich tells many stories of a life in music.
December 04, 2020
DWS Kelly Ireland
From KWUR to daytime TV.
December 04, 2020
DWS Alan Brown
Alan talks about everybody from Gene Wilder to Pat Conroy
December 03, 2020
DWS Edward Burch
My interview with the multi-instrumentalist.
December 02, 2020
DWS Ken Stringfellow
Ken discusses The Posies, Big Star and how he spent his pandemic.
November 30, 2020
DWS Travis Huse
This is my 30th visit with Travis! Look forward to many more.
November 29, 2020
DWS Dawn Sutter Madell
From KWUR to Agoraphone.
November 28, 2020
DWS Florence Dore
Florence and I talk about writing and quarantine and Ken Stringfellow.
November 27, 2020
DWS Mar’Ellen Felin
My friend and I talk about traipsing around Europe and her social media tips.
November 24, 2020
DWS Ty Hoad
Ty talks about everything from our trip to Europe to his days serving as a missionary.
November 22, 2020
DWA Jody Cottengim
Jody talks about his family and his band.
November 21, 2020
DWS Travis Huse
Travis tells us about COVID. It’s the weekend!
November 20, 2020
DWS Leroy Van Dyke
The world famous auctioneer talks about his career.
November 19, 2020
DWS Alonzo Townsend
Alonzo talks about his famous father and all the cool stuff he’s doing now.
November 18, 2020
Shinin Star: The Meaning of a Medal
Trailer to the mystery surrounding the Bronze Star. My father won while he served in Vietnam.
November 16, 2020
DWS Travis Huse
Travis gives his latest Covid update.
November 13, 2020
DWS Joey Skidmore
Another Springfield rocker talks about his career.
November 11, 2020
DWS Gurf Morlix
My interview with a musical legend.
November 10, 2020
DWS Tommy Halloran
My interview with the St. Louis legend.
November 09, 2020
DWS Charles Shipman abs Travis Huse
Charles talks about his time in the Widows and Travis gives us a Covid update.
November 07, 2020
DWS Martin Stokes about his daughter’s suicide
Martin Stokes talks about his daughter’s suicide and how to speak to someone going through that situation.
November 06, 2020
DWS Chuck Dow
My conversation with the rapper turned financial planner.
November 06, 2020
DWS Shawn Askinosie
We touch everything from law to chocolate to Shawn managing Sheryl Crow.
November 03, 2020
DWS Larry Flenoid
One of the most inspiring people I know comes back on to talk about the good he’s doing this winter.
November 02, 2020
Shining Star Trailer
The trailer to the upcoming podcast Shining Star.
October 31, 2020
DWS Steve Berliner
My college roommate. Part of the punchline suite.
October 27, 2020
DWS Jenny Roques
My conversation with the fabulous St. Louis singer.
October 27, 2020
DWS Jerry Menown
The elder Menown talks about a life in music... including playing with Patsy Cline.
October 26, 2020
DWS Tony Menown
Another local musical prodigy! Tony Menown.
October 23, 2020
DWS Dave Marr
The leader of The Star Rook Boys talks about his time on Slewfoot.
October 21, 2020
DWS Cindy Glover
Cindy talks about her time at Student Life and how she’s bow on Career 3.0.
October 18, 2020
DWS Melissia Schwartzberg
Another famous Student Life professor!
October 16, 2020
DWS Kevin Howard
The longtime DJ comes on to talk about his life.
October 15, 2020
DWS Peter Jesperson
A wonderful talk with the manager of The Replacements and one of the heads of New West Records.
October 13, 2020
My interview with the creator of the mashup.
October 11, 2020
DWS Kathleen Dames
My interview with fancy knitting influencer and good friend.
October 09, 2020
DWS Mike McKenzie
Another Student Lifer, Mike expounds on Bick Dames comments. And then some.
October 08, 2020
DWS Professor Nicholas Dames
My very fun chat with a friend from college, Columbia University Professor Nicholas Dames.
October 05, 2020
DwS Rev. Mary Kay Glunt
The interim pastor at the Crane Presbyterian Church a dozen or more years ago, fun talking to Mary Kay Glunt and finding out what she is doing now.
October 03, 2020
DWS Dick Prall
One of my favorite songwriters Dick Prall tells us about his fantastic career.
October 02, 2020
DWS Fred Wickham
The other Wickham talks about everything from Slewfoot up to now.
October 01, 2020
Reintroducing The Old Old Story
The very eventful story of how The Old Old Story cane to be.
September 30, 2020
DWS Marci Bowling
One of the best people in the Ozarks. My friend Marci.
September 29, 2020
DWS Barry Hinson
My interview with master basketball coach and barbecue fan.
September 28, 2020
DWS zTravis Huse
Travis counts us down to Christmas.
September 27, 2020
DwS Greg Wickham
An interview with one half of the Hadavol brothers.
September 26, 2020
DWS My Uncle Jerry
My Ubcle Jerry gives us clues to why by dad won the Bronze Star.
September 23, 2020
DWS Buddy Jewell
The Nashville Star singer sits down for a visit.
September 22, 2020
DWS Emily Kimes
I talk with the talented young filmmaker.
September 20, 2020
DWS Ryan Kelley
The man behind so many wonderful adventures always helping people.
September 19, 2020
DWS Tiffany Brown
Our first Heroes and Miracles author, Tiffany Brown tell her story about writing her first book.
September 19, 2020
DWS Joe Schwab
I got to sit down with the owner of Euclid Records and talk about everything from Jeff Tweedy to Lou Whitney.
September 18, 2020
DWS Halle Kearns
A true rising country star from Missouri Halle Kearns joins me on the podcast.
September 17, 2020
DWS Uncle Jerry
Uncle Jerry talks about my grandpa and The Carter Family coming to Hurley.
September 15, 2020
DWS Shirell White
I caught up with Shirell White about her life in Colorado.
September 15, 2020
DWS Jamie Dunn again from prison
Jamie Dunn talks about Wesley Bell and what he’s doing to reshape justice in St. Louis.
September 14, 2020
DWS Matthew Hongholz-Hetling
Pulitzer finalist author stops by to talk about his very fascinating book.
September 10, 2020
DWS More Fountain 2003
My cousins Lawton and Abby and more people who aren’t with us anymore.
September 08, 2020
DWtEddie Randle
Eddie Randle gave Miles Davis his first job.
September 08, 2020
DWS Terrie Gribanow and Travis Huse
My cousin Terrie talks about Fountain and Travis Guse gives us a Covid update.
September 07, 2020
DWS A day at Fountain Campground 2003
The sounds of a day at an old fashioned camp meeting in 2003.
September 06, 2020
DWS an excerpt of Jennifer Visscher in 2003
I found out I started recording Fountain in 2003. Here is an excerpt.
September 05, 2020
DWS Mojo Nixon
Mojo Nixon gives his NSFW views on everything.
September 05, 2020
DWS Cecilia Conley
My interview with Cecilia about her platform and passion as Wife of a Lifer.
September 04, 2020
DWS Marla Hare Griffin
One of the most important voices in St. Louis music: the booker of Cicero’s.
September 02, 2020
DWS DJ Lance Rock
I have a very in-depth discussion with the DJ from Yo Gabba Gabba on Missouri music and other things.
September 01, 2020
DWS Dave Collett
I talk to my friend Dave Collett and his involvement in St. Louis music.
August 31, 2020
DWS Matthew Voyles and Bryan Harmon
Matthew Voyles and Bryan Harmon about baseball and wiffleball and growing up in Crane.
August 31, 2020
DWS my friend Tim Clifford on art, Merle Haggard and the Musical Map of Missouri.
Tim Clifford talks about art and Merle Haggard and the Musical Map of Missouri.
August 30, 2020
DWS Sarah Borges
Sarah Borges talks about her career, Vince Irama talks about Uganda’s impressive response to COVID-19 and Travis Huse talks about Tje Broiler Festival.
August 30, 2020
DWS Amy Hale
My talk with author Amy Hale
August 29, 2020
DWS Don Wiegand on the casting of hands
Don Wiegand and I talk about the practice and history of casting hands.
August 28, 2020
DWS Aaron Laue
A lengthy and very fun interview with Aaron Laue.
August 28, 2020
DWS Rick Wood
Rick Wood talks about his amazing time on the St. Louis music scene
August 27, 2020
DWS Steve Carosello
A conversation with the man behind The Love Experts
August 25, 2020
DWS Doug Erb
A short clip from Doug Erb on his new project. The Musical Map of Missouri.
August 24, 2020
DWS Jaan Uhelszki
I apologize for the audio quality but it sure was fun talking to the Creem writer and producer of the awesome documentary.
August 21, 2020
DWS Doug Erb
Doug talks about his new project.
August 20, 2020
A sneak peak of Reshaping Justice
A sneak peak of the Reshaping Justice podcast. Go to
August 20, 2020
DWS Toby Weiss
My friend and amazing singer Toby Weiss.
August 19, 2020
DWS Bryan Harmon abd Steve Hartman
Coach Hartman and Coach Harmon explain what’s wrong with baseball.
August 18, 2020
DWS Rob Adams
Rob Adams tells his stories about Springfield and promotion.
August 18, 2020
DWS Melinda Mullins
Melinda talks about her dad’s legacy.
August 17, 2020
A promo for the Musical Map of Missouri
I tell Dave Stuckey about The Musical Map of Missouri
August 16, 2020
DWS Dave Stuckey on Springfield music
Dave Stuckey on the big importance of Springfield music scene.
August 15, 2020
DWS Julie Belew on her amazing new podcast
Julie Belew on her new podcast about rape.
August 13, 2020
DWS Scott Crawford
My interview with Scott Crawford, old friend and the director of the marvelous new documentary on Creem magazine.
August 12, 2020
DWS Ruell Chappell
Ruell Chappell tells about his very interesting musical life.
August 11, 2020
DWS Julie Belew
Julie Belew comes back on to talk about her interesting new podcast.
August 11, 2020
DWS Patrick Duggan
My interview with the Wonder Woman artist and novelist.
August 10, 2020
DWS Denise Prisk and Ruby Vincent on the Jenkins Bridge
These two lovely ladies tell us aboit their efforts to save the Jenkins Bridge.
August 08, 2020
Dws Tiffany Marler short clip
Short clip of Tiffany Marler on social justice
August 08, 2020
DWS Tiffany Marler on the CARES act
Tiffany Marler comes back on the podcast to talk about the CARES act and SB2.
August 07, 2020
DWS Abbey Waterworth
An interview with the very talented chanteuse.
August 06, 2020
DWS Eddie Gumucio
My friend Eddie Gumucio talks about the release of Dave Hoekstra’s film.
August 05, 2020
DWS Neiko Kirk
Neiko Kirk talks about her job as a sommelier.
August 05, 2020
DWS Misty Reavis Clark
We went K through 12 together.
August 04, 2020
DWS Marty Bowling
My talk with one of the heroes of Galena’s state champions in 1985.
August 04, 2020
DWS Christy McWilson
The wonderful Christy McWilson talks about The Picketts and Dave Alvin and being a Guiltt Woman.
August 03, 2020
DWS Gavin Sowell
I talk with the legendary slugger.
August 02, 2020
DWS Barb Schilf
Barb Schilf from House of Large Sizes
August 01, 2020
DWS Uncle Jerry Talks about Charlie Rapp
My Uncle Jerry talks about Charlie Rapp and Travis Huse leads us into the weekend.
August 01, 2020
FWS Lisa Pankratz
A great interview with a great drummer.
July 31, 2020
DWS Jon Jenkins
My old friend Jon “Elrond” Jenkins talks Crane baseball.
July 30, 2020
DWS Isaac Nesbitt and Ryan Cook
I talked to talented keyboard player Isaac Nesbitt and Ryan Cook aboit his band Illusionaut.
July 29, 2020
DWS Doug Kershaw
One of my musical heroes. Doug Kershaw!!
July 28, 2020
DWS David Greenberger
A great interview with the creator of Duplex Planet and new (old) music from The Skeletpns.
July 27, 2020
DawS Mark Coker
I talk to the founder of Snashwords, a company revolutionizing the publishing industry.
July 27, 2020
DWS Heidi Ore and Jon Taylor
The incredible punk rock band Mercy Rule tells their story.
July 27, 2020
DWS Rose and Rick from The Poster Children and Travis Huse
Another of my favorites
July 26, 2020
DWS Shane Jennings
Shane and I talk about everything from his family to his new band Damsel.
July 25, 2020
DWS Dave Stuckey
Dave Stuckey and I talk about things you need to know.
July 23, 2020
DWS Dan Baird
Rock and roll legend Dan Baird talks about his career.
July 22, 2020
DWS Brandon Moore
Brandon Moore talks about Lou Whitney and the music of the Ozarks.
July 21, 2020
DWS Tim Clifford on Merle Haggard
I talk with the other founder of Maybelle, Tim Clifford about Merle Haggard.
July 20, 2020
DWS D. Clinton Thompson and Travis Huse
Maybe the best unknown guitarist in the world talks about his career and Travis Huse tells us about COVID.
July 19, 2020
DWS Alan Light
My interview with pop music writer Alan Light.
July 18, 2020
DWS John Howie
I talk to one guy f the apt-country pioneers. Mr. John Howie
July 18, 2020
Dws Peter Wiley
My cousin Peter Wiley
July 17, 2020
DWS. Anna Elias
Brand new author Anna Elias tells us about her brand new book!
July 17, 2020
DwS Coleen Elwood
My friend Coleen Elwood
July 16, 2020
DWS Shelby Janes
Shelby Janes tells her very interesting life story.
July 15, 2020
DWS Roger Rekate
A harrowing plane ride changed Roger Rekate’s life. Hear his story here.
July 14, 2020
DwS Pastor Doug Minton
Pastor Doug Minton
July 14, 2020
DWS Tom Peters
Tom Peters tells us about the history of the Ozark Jubilee.
July 13, 2020
DWS Aretha Sillsand Vince Irama and Travis Huse
A special 10,000 download edition of The Dale Wiley Show. Aretha Sills talks about Dolly Parton, Vince Irama talks about the locusts in Uganda and Travis Huse talks aboit COVID.
July 12, 2020
DWS Walter Salas-Humara
I had a great time talking to Walter Salas-Humara.
July 10, 2020
DWS pastor Nicholas Inman talks about his new magazine
Pastor Nicholas Inman comes back on the podcast to talk about his new magazine.
July 09, 2020
DWS Libby Rodenbough
I talk to the up and coming Americana star.
July 09, 2020
DWS John Horron
The only member of The Bottle Rockets to have ever played the Crane Broiler Geatival.
July 08, 2020
DWS Cindy Cashdollar
Five-time Grammy winner Cindy Cashdollar talks about her career.
July 08, 2020
DWS Richard King
Talking with Richard King about The Blue Note and a whole lot more.
July 07, 2020
DWS Christine Brae
ChristinecBrae has made a name for herself in a short time hear about her and what's next.
July 07, 2020
DWS Kay Whitney
Some peiiple can just be known by initials ... H.B.  Talk to Honey Bunny! Kay Whitney!
July 06, 2020
DWS Darby Vincent and Aretha Sills
My new friend Darby Vincent and my old friend Aretha Sills.
July 06, 2020
DWS Deke Dickerson
My conversation with Deke Dickerson, who is an old friend and a Missouri guy and clearly one of the best guitarists in the world.
July 05, 2020
DWS Cary Hudson and Travis Huse
Americana legend Cary Hudson tells us about the connections between Uncle Tupelo and The Hilltops and Blue Mountain and Travis Huse tells us about fireworks safety on a special Fourth of July edition of the show.
July 04, 2020
DWS Jody Bilyeu
Another star from Big Smith: Mr. Jody Bilyeu!
July 03, 2020
DWS Sean Garcia
My favorite college band was Three Merry Widows. Had a great conversation with one of the guitarists, Sean Garcia
July 02, 2020
DWS Gareth Worthington
My candidate for most interesting man in the world. Gareth Worthington
July 01, 2020
DWS Dallas Jones
My friend Dallas Jones. Always making music.
June 30, 2020
DWS Linda Pitmon
My talk with Linda Pitmon , drummer for so many awesome bands. Lots of fun!
June 30, 2020
DWS Aretha and Dale talk about mid sixties Johnny Cash
Aretha Sills and I have a thoroughly fun discussion about mid sixties Johnny Cash
June 29, 2020
DWS Our Uganda correspondent and Travis Huse
Our friend from Uganda tells us about updates on the connections he has made and Travis Huse wishes us a good weekend.
June 28, 2020
DWS Jonathan Paley
The younger Paley brother talks about his time in the band and his career as a hand and butt model.
June 27, 2020
DWS Dave Cantrell
My visit with longtime friend Dave Cantrell
June 27, 2020
DWS Jesse Dayton
My conversation with hired gun ti the stars and country star in his own career Jesse Dayton
June 26, 2020
DWS Dave Alvin
My interview with Dave Alvin, who should be an honorary Springfieldian,
June 26, 2020
DWS Mark Bilyeu
One of the major forces in Big Smith, it was great to talk to my friend Mark Bilyeu
June 25, 2020
DWS Mary Ting
An in interview with ISAN author Nary Ting.
June 25, 2020
DWS Colton Vaught and Larry Nickel
My very cool time with the WLW Wrestling tag team champion Colton Vaught and the wrestling insider, Larry Nickel
June 24, 2020
DWS Kinky Friedman
An interview with a great American, Kinky Friedman
June 23, 2020
DWS Lenny Kaye
I got to have a nice long talk with Lenny Kaye, journaiist, tock hero and biographer. Fun!
June 22, 2020
DWS Scott McClatchy
All the similarities between me and Scott McClatchy. You'd be sure that we have met. We haven't. But we had a good chat anyway.
June 21, 2020
DWS Liz Goldberg and Mike Reed and Travis Huse
Liz Goldberg and I sat down again to talk about Mercy Me and Mike Reed stopped by to talk about his new Branson adventures and Travis Huse talks about his dad.
June 20, 2020
DWS Jon Langford
An artist whether in music or in art, Jon Langford has had an amazing career. Listen to his stories.
June 18, 2020
DWS Kathie Wells
My former student Kathie Wells talks about walking away from God and her long journey back.
June 18, 2020
DWS Liz Goldberg
I got to catch up with another member of St. Louis' Mercy Me. This time lead singer Liz Gouldberg. Fun to catch up!
June 17, 2020
DWS Mark Reavis
We talk anout everything from Crane Pirates baseball to country music.  A good talk with Mark Reavis
June 16, 2020
DWS Bruce Deel
I got to talk to the awesome man of God Bruce Deel and head about his amazing story.
June 15, 2020
My Dad Robert Wiley in 1979
Part One of Legal Perspectives on Death. Thanks to Martin Stokes
June 14, 2020
DWS Vince Irama and Travis Huse
I speak with my new friend from Africa Vince Irama and again to Travis Huse.
June 13, 2020
DWS Tom Whitlock
Songwriter Tom Whitlock talks about how quickly his songs moved onto the big screen when a famous producer got involved.
June 13, 2020
DWS Dave Rosner
An interview with the bassist for St. Louis' Mercy Me and now marketer at Collab Dave Rosner
June 12, 2020
I got to sit down with the RADIO Al Moss about his career and his involvement since the inception in Americana radio
June 12, 2020
DWS Alice Weimer
My friend and social jusice advocate Alice Weimer talks about the signs of human trafficking
June 11, 2020
Dws Steve Logue
I love this talk with my friend Steve Logue, a great story teller telling a really cool story.
June 10, 2020
DWS Julia Savage on Choose Hope Project
Julia Savage stopped by to talk about the latest cool person involved in her expanding Choose Hope Project
June 09, 2020
DWS Aretha Sills on teaching music to kids
Aretha Sills Turned the tables on me and asked me questions about the musical educations my kids got and we talked about my new project, the musical map of Missouri
June 08, 2020
DWS Margaret Lucas Part 1
More from Martin Stokes a 1979 discussion with Margaret Lucas
June 07, 2020
DWS Dallas Wayne and Travis Huse
We talk to Dallas Wayne about the Ozarks and country music and we congratulate Travis Huse and his big plans!
June 06, 2020
DWS Jennifer Laney
Jennifer Laney is the definition of a walking miracle. It surprised me that I had to tell her that!
June 05, 2020
DWS Susan Miles
Susan Miles talks about everything from her amazing mother and grandparents to her own amazing career in helping so many people.
June 04, 2020
DWS Colton Vaught and Joe Hartman
Colton Vaught and Joe Hartman
June 03, 2020
DWS Bill Lloyd
Bill Lloyd is a founder of this music we love.
June 02, 2020
DWS Laurie Lindeen
Laurie Lindeen was the guitarist for Minneapolis early 90s trio Zuzu’s Petals
June 01, 2020
DWS William Anderson
William Anderson tells the story about how he started raising money for the Della Lamb charity
June 01, 2020
DWS Margaret Lucas and Travis Huse
A snippet of the treasure trove Martin Stokes gave me on Margaret Lucas
May 31, 2020
DWS Larry Flenoid
Larry Flenoid II does wonderful work in the community. I talk to him here.
May 30, 2020
DWS Dan Rubih
The always interesting Dan Rubin talks about life, music, Wash U and Phish.
May 29, 2020
Mike Reed
May 28, 2020
DWS Dana Smith
May 28, 2020
DWS Thad Cockrell
Thad Cockrell talks about Leagues and the old days
May 27, 2020
DWS Pedro Rodriguez
The awesome Pedro Rodriguez tells how God changed his life
May 27, 2020
DWS Nina Pyle
Nina Pyle has been an overcomer as long as I’ve known her. She’s quite delightful. See what you think.
May 26, 2020
DWS Eddie Gumucio
Eddie Gumucio talks about the amazing upside to the Coronavirus for his group, Queen City Shout.
May 25, 2020
DWS Tony Renner
Tony Renner is a long time fixture on the St. Louis music scene and a pretty great photographer
May 25, 2020
DWS Molly Conley and Aretha Sills
Molly Conley was the chanteuse and one of the songwriters for Porter Hall, TN and Aretha Sills talks theater games.
May 24, 2020
DWS Joe Terry and Travis Huse
Joe Terry talks about everything from Quizzical to his days in the Skeletons and Morells and then Travis Huse sends us off into the long weekend.
May 23, 2020
DWS Cornell Hurd
Sitting down for a long and cool interview with Cornell Hurd
May 23, 2020
DWS Faith Phillips and Aretha Sills
Okie Noir author Faith Phillips explains her term and talks about her books. Aretha Sills tells about the beginnings of Maybelle.
May 22, 2020
DWS Neil Versel and Julia Savage
Neil Versel gives us his thoughts on U2 and his time at Wash U and the very latest information on the Corona virus and Julia Savage reminds us again to Choose Hope.
May 21, 2020
DWS Les Gallier
May 21, 2020
DWS Bill Kirchen
May 20, 2020
DWS Brian Henneman
My interview with Bottle Rockets guitarist and songwriter Brian Henneman.
May 20, 2020
DWS Colton Vaught and Matthew Voyles
Once again, I got together with Colton Vaught and another close friend of his dad's Matthew Voyles.
May 19, 2020
DWS Krista Edgerton
Krista Edgerton makes the lives of everyone she touches better. Hear her awesome story now.
May 19, 2020
DWS Lisa Schneiderman
Lisa Schneiderman is a big time Hollywood publicist ... with a heart. Her new initiative takes on the pandemic.
May 19, 2020
DWS Gabriel Rhodes
We talk with another college friend of mine, Gabriel Rhodes.
May 18, 2020
DWS Vicke Kepling
Vicke Kepling has been a community activist for many years. Now she’s running for office.
May 17, 2020
DWS Jimbo Mathus
Jimbo Mathis tells his interesting tales of his recording career.
May 17, 2020
DWS Jon Alston
Jon Alston is a Stanford and uSC grad, played in the NFL but his life continues to get more interesting. Hear his amazing story about what’s next.
May 16, 2020
Al Moss. The other one. Hillbilly Idol steel guitar player. Introduced to be by Al Moss
May 15, 2020
DWS Linda Gail Lewis
May 15, 2020
DWS Megan Miranda
Author Megan Miranda talks about her book All The Nissong Girls
May 14, 2020
DWS Nan Warshaw
May 14, 2020
DWS Steve Chentnik
Steve Chentnik stops by to talk about his run for the 7th district of Congress in Missouri.
May 14, 2020
DWS Paul Edge
Maybe he’s the world famous DJ. Meyve he’s the creator of Code Zero or maybe he’s my friend. Maybe he’s all of those things.
May 13, 2020
DWS Gary Truman
May 13, 2020
DWS Colton Vaught and Bryan Harmon telling stories about Kelly Vaught.
Bryan Harmon abd ne telling Colton about Coltons dad Kelly
May 12, 2020
DWS Molly Healey
Molly Healey.
May 12, 2020
DWS Scott Schaefer
Scott Schaefer
May 11, 2020
DWS Daniel Johnson
Rising country star Daniel Johnson
May 11, 2020
DWS Jeff Weiss
Jeff Weiss of Miles of Music
May 10, 2020
DWS Tara Wolf
Tara Wolf talks about her love for Stone County
May 09, 2020
DWS BJ Sheldon
Author BJ Sheldon talks about her books, her awesome agent and her love of Koop.
May 09, 2020
DWS Toni Sooter
Toni Sooter tells her awesome story of how God moved her.
May 08, 2020
DWS Pastor John Alarid
Pastor John Alarid and his awesome story.
May 07, 2020
DWS Boomer
May 07, 2020
DWS Steve Pick
Steve Pick talks about his love for music and St. Louis and the new book about the ast. Louis Sound.
May 06, 2020
DWS Cucky The Dwarf
May 06, 2020
DWS Jessel Harry
Jessel Harry. Starving artist featured here. back home in Springfield. So good
May 05, 2020
DWS Adrian Petty Champine
One of my best friends in college. We talk about everything from spur of the moment trips to New Orleans to her great career as an educator In Minnesota.
May 05, 2020
DWS Andy Shernoff
One of the founders of punk rock Andy Shernoff
May 04, 2020
DWS Cynthia Kersey
The Unstoppable Cynthia Kersey. Turning a bad situation into good for so many people.
May 03, 2020
DWS Alice Spencer
May 02, 2020
DWS Callie Cummings
Callie Cummings
May 01, 2020
DWS Jason Schwyhart
Jason Schwyhart
May 01, 2020
DWS Barry Levy
Barry Levy
May 01, 2020
DWS Matthew Allaria
April 30, 2020
DWS Tim Nudd
Former college friend and current editor of the Clio Awards Tim Nudd
April 30, 2020
DWS Syd Straw
Syd Straw
April 30, 2020
DWS Colton Vaught my dream about Kelly
My dream about Kelly 
April 29, 2020
DWS Supe Granda
Supe Granda
April 29, 2020
DWS Bryan Harmon on the fields of the SWCL
Bryan Harmon
April 29, 2020
DWS Jim Horton
Coach Jim Horton talks about his time at Crane.
April 28, 2020
DWS Lindsay Hutton Part Twi
Lindsay Hutton Part Two
April 28, 2020
DWS Shinyribs
I sit down with Shinyribs and talk about him and The Gourds.
April 28, 2020
DWS Professor Samuel Moyn
Professor and longtime friend Samuel Moyn
April 28, 2020
DWS Bruce Rosenstein
Bruce Resenstein
April 27, 2020
DWS Ryan Cook
April 27, 2020
DWS Susan Johnson Kelly
Susan Johnson Kelly
April 27, 2020
DWS Scott Kempner
Scptt Kempner
April 26, 2020
DWS Travis Huse leads us in
Travis Huse lets us know to have a good weekend
April 25, 2020
DWS Christian Chavez
Christian Chavez
April 24, 2020
DWS Tess Wiley
my talented cousin Tess Wiley
April 24, 2020
DWS Babs Rittenberg
My friend Babs
April 24, 2020
DWS Julia Savage
Julia Savage my new very impressive friend. The Choose Hope Project is as cool as it sounds.
April 23, 2020
DWS Don Wiegand
My friend and amazing artist Don Wiegand. He has miracle stories and is always a kind man.
April 23, 2020
DWS Tony Amerson
My longtime friend Tony Amerson
April 23, 2020
DWS Colton Vaught
My interview with my young friend Colton Vaught who also happens to be the tag team champion. Of the world. And son of the funniest man in the world.
April 22, 2020
DWS Julie Belew
My interview with Julie Belew
April 22, 2020
DWS Gabriela Pereira
Gabriela Pereira an interview with the instigator at DIY MFA.
April 21, 2020
DWS Neal Pollack
My conversation with the greatest living American author, Neal Pollack
April 21, 2020
DWS Steve Scariano
An interview with my friend Steve Scariano
April 20, 2020
DWS Matthew Schlafly
My new friend, Matthew Schlafly
April 19, 2020
DWS BIllie Leuschen Cardenas
An interview with my friend Billie Leuschen
April 18, 2020
DWS Mike Griffith
My talk with Mike Griffith
April 18, 2020
DWS Chris Whitley
My interview with my friend Chris Whitley
April 17, 2020
DWS Brian Mansfield
My interview with Brian Mansfield
April 16, 2020
DWS Dr. Richard Baker
My good friend Dr. Richard Baker stops by to talk about SWCL baseball, the economy and Jesus
April 15, 2020
My new friend Lindsay Hutton. Part 1
The first part of my interview with my new Scottish friend Lindsay Hutton
April 14, 2020
DWS Amy Danford
My visit with Amy Danford
April 13, 2020
DWS Julie Gibson
My longtime friend and best "man" Julie Gibson
April 11, 2020
DWS Terrie Gribanow
My dear cousin Terrie on the podcast
April 10, 2020
Bob Hackley talks about fighting at Iwo Jima.
I went back and talked to Bob Hackley about his service in World War II aand fighting at Iwo Jima.
April 09, 2020
DWS Jim Holt
My conversation with Jim Holt, long time church friend and huge Cardinals fan!
April 09, 2020
Liz Allen Giordano
A great ta;l with my deat friend Liz
April 08, 2020
DWS Steve Hartman
The coolest English teacher I ever had, Mr. Steve Hartman.
April 07, 2020
DWS Tiffany Marler
The amazing story of Tiffany Marler, who  has used her own trauma to help many other people.
April 06, 2020
DWS Scooda Thomas
Sit down  and listen to my friend Scooda
April 04, 2020
DWS Travis Huse
An interview with one of the most positive people in the world, Travis Huse
April 03, 2020
Pastor Robert Mattingly Junior
Talk about an amazing man! Pastor Robert Mattingly Junior!
April 03, 2020
DWS Bill Maxwell
My very interesting talk with man of God Bill Maxwell
April 02, 2020
DWS Lori Stowe Bell
My conversation with Lori Stowe Bell including her amazing miracle.
April 01, 2020
DWS - Pastor Ron Habermehl
Tpday I got to talk to one of my favorites! Pastor Ron Habermehl
March 27, 2020
DWS -Pastor Lee Almy
I saw down with my delightful friend Pastor Lee Almy.
March 25, 2020
DWS Brenda Minton
I got a chance to sit down and talk to Brenda Minton, about her Harlequin romances and what inspires her. 
March 24, 2020
DWS - Jill Kettles
I got to talk with Miss Jill. Jill Kettles of Miss Jill PR who not only has fond memoriest of Lou Whitney but told us about the public relations game.
March 23, 2020
EddIe Gumucio
My friend Eddie Gummucio talks about Queen City Shout, Lou Whitney and the plans for the shout during the quarrantine.
March 21, 2020
DWS Randy Poe
Music legend Randy Poe talks about his fascinating life.
March 20, 2020
15 Minute Miracle Barry Smith
One of the best. My time with Barry Smith. 
March 19, 2020
DWS Barry Smith
An amazing conversation with a man who has changed as much as anyone I know. Barry Smith 
March 18, 2020
15 Minute Miracle with Janell Webb
Our 96 year old miracle broke her hip and isn't letting it slow her down.
March 16, 2020
DWS Pastor Nicholas Inman
I had a fascinating conversation today with Nicholas Inmon, who takes on more tasks than anyone, and gets them done. Everything from starting a newspaper to starting a festival in Marshfield.
March 16, 2020
DWS My sister Dr. Elizabeth Exley
Dr, Elizabeth Exley, otherwise known as my sister, comes on with her coronavirus inormation like only a Yale educated Publc Health doctor can.
March 15, 2020
My own 15 minute miracle
The story of my 15 minute miracle, the genesis of this entire idea.
March 14, 2020
Pastor Jim Cross
I had an amazing chat with the new Crane Baptist pastor Jim Cross and really enjoyed the conversation.
March 09, 2020
15 Minutes with Pastor Greg Boll
The fascinating miracle of Pastor Gregory Boll who conquered cancer not once but twice in less than two years.
March 07, 2020
15 Minute Miracles with Pastor Kevin Inmon
A 15 minute miracle about Kevin Inmon, who went from making plans to kill himself to starting a major and successful church in southwest Missouri
March 07, 2020
15 minute miracles with Doreen Page
A 15 minute miracle with Doreen Page, who survived a life of prostitution and drugs and being trafficked to turn to God and leave the old life behind. She now runs the Harbor ministry in St. Louis.
March 07, 2020
A 15 minute miracle with Cal Tolbert
A 15 minute miracle with Cal Tolbert. He was saved by the guy who sent him to prison/
March 07, 2020
DWS = Dr. John Moore
My interview with Dr. John Moore, former Drury president and an all around good fellow.
March 05, 2020
DWS Bruce Belin
Today I got to visit with Bruce Belin. That was fun!
March 03, 2020
DWS - Ruby Vincent
I sat down with one of my all time favorites, Ruby Vincent
February 29, 2020
LaMoyne Hummel
Today my podcast guest was LaMoyne Hummel, who looks pretty amazing for 39! She told me that was what her age was!
February 27, 2020
Shining Star - Episode `1 -an introduction to my parents
An introduction to my parents. This will be a new limited edition podcast. This will be the only episode on this feed. This is raw but I wanted to give everyone some idea of what I'm working on.
February 26, 2020
Katilyn McConnell
What a cool young woman Caitlyn McConnell is! So knowledgeable about the Ozarks. We had a great time talking today
February 24, 2020
DWS My mom tells the Lubbock story
In preparation for the special podcast I'm doing on my mom and dad I had my mom tell the famous Lubbock story
February 24, 2020
DWS - Pat Allen
Today I got to visit with my elementary music teacher, Pat Allen, and it was as fun as it sounds. Great to catch up!
February 23, 2020
DWS Kristie Stremel
One of my favorite people on planet earth and I got to sit down and catch up. So fun!
February 22, 2020
Brad Addison
We get to hear from Brad Addison, a teacher at Aurora who takes disabled veterans in a really interesting ministry.
February 20, 2020
Bill McCullah
My good friend Bill McCullah sat down with me.
February 19, 2020
Jeanette Kimes
My interview with my old friend Jeanette Kimes, who happened to be involved in one of the 20th Century's most interesting events
February 18, 2020
Greg Boll
My discussion with the former Baptist preacher of the Crane Baptist Church, Greg Boll
February 15, 2020
Rita DeWitt
I gor some time this week with my teacher, Rita DeWitt
February 14, 2020
Brad Price
I got to spend this afternoon with my musical hero Brad Price. Enjoy
February 13, 2020
Doreen Page
The amazing miracle of the life of Doreen Page. She lived on the streets and in fear ... until God showed her another way.
February 12, 2020
Kevin Inmon
My interview with the miraculous Kevin Inmon
February 12, 2020
Byron Smith
My interview with my childhood friend Byron Smith
February 11, 2020
Bob Hackley on fighting at Iwo Jima
Bob Hackley on what it was like to fight at the Battle of Iwo Jima
February 11, 2020
DWS - Martin Stokes
It was great fun to sit down with my childhood pastor Martin Stokes.
February 10, 2020
DWS My Uncle Jerry talks about Hurley
My uncle Jerry talks about the way Hurley was different in fhe 194os and the strange connection Hurley had with modern 20th century classical music.
February 09, 2020
Jeff Kimes
I got to talk to Jeff Kimes about his decision to make a move out west. He did it in a different way, and he's sure made the best of it.
February 08, 2020
Jane and David Huffstedter and Lydia Allen
The Crane Presbyterian Church got to meet their wonderful new interim pastor, and fell in love not only with her, but with her magnificent musician husband and their wonderful companion, Lydia, Who is just a delight.
February 07, 2020
Robbie Fulks
Today I got to interview one of my favorites, Mr. Robbie Fulks We talked about Lou Whitney and how he learned the craft of songwriting.
February 06, 2020
Steven Spencer
What a fascinating man! Steven Spencer has had a miraculous rebirth as a photographer, thrilling the world with his photos. You need to hear about this man.
February 04, 2020
My interview with my friend Steven "Stingray" Ray. Stingray has taken some time off of his media appearances to focus on himself. He has lost a hundred pounds and he’s not stopped there.
February 04, 2020
Jennifer Forni
I know a lot about a lot of different art forms, but I know very little about opera. But Jennifer Forni is an incredibly talented soprano and she and I have become friends so I picked her brain and asked her some questions.
February 03, 2020
Amy Rigby
I got to have a really run conversation with Amy Rigby about her memoir Girl to City and her trip to the country., Springfield, Missouri to record with Lou Whitney. And how Hazel Dickens just showed up one afternoon.
February 02, 2020
Florence Dore
I got to talk to one of the people who was on my label, dear old Slewfoot. We talk about her career in academia and all that is involved in being a critic and a rocker.
February 02, 2020
Ken "Iggy" Strode
My interview with the man, the myth, the legend Iggy Strode. 
February 01, 2020
Kevin Inmon
The inspirational story of Kevin Inmon, who went from a life in the bottle to being totally consumed by God. #god #jesus #}rams formation
February 01, 2020
Jon Swearingen
Today I got to sit down with one of my old friends, Jon Swearingen. He is now a senior part of Joel Osteen's ministry at Lakewood Church, This was a fascinating story about how Joel got his start, and how Jon watched the transformation.
January 31, 2020
Fletch Wiley
I had a wonderful conversation with my cousin Fletch Wiley about winning a Grammy, the unstoppable force that was 1980s Michael Jackson and his life following Jesus. You can find him at
January 29, 2020
Hosea Bilyeu
My time with local gospel legend and maybe the happiest soul on earth, Hosea Bilyeu.
January 28, 2020
DWS - My dad, Bob Wiley
I did a little intro on this one, because I nearly didn't capture this one. My dad has dementia and it would have been easy to not get him. B8t  I'm glad I did. He took me to see so many concerts and things and he's still awesome and so there you are. I hope you enjoy.
January 27, 2020
Ben Vaughn
The story of how Lou Whitney have Ben Vaughn his big break in the music industry and how all of his success - including all the TV music he wrote was due to our dear pal Lou.
January 26, 2020
Janell Webb and Vicki May
I got to sit down with two of my favorite people. Janell Webb has been a pillar of the Crane Presbyterian Church, and now is its oldest living member at 97 years young. Her daughter Vicki is the Stone County Tav Collector and one of the nicest people you’ll ever meet. We sat down and captured their memories.
January 25, 2020
Kim Mobley
Today I got to sit down with my longtime friend, journalist, educator and Houn Dog Kim Mobley.
January 24, 2020
Dave Hoekstra
I got the chance to visit with Dave Hoekstra about the love letter to Springfield that he created when he made the documentary Center of Nowhere.
January 23, 2020
Doreen Page
 A fantastic interview with Doreen Page, who runs an amazing ministry in the St. Louis area. She works to help prevent sex trafficking and has completely turned her life around in the last ten years.
January 22, 2020
Amy Lamphere
Had a wonderful with my longtime friend Amy Lamphere, She is insightful and so interesting. Her latest endevor is lothing line. (I know, right? It's called Storyline Collection, and Amy tells you how you can get involved, either in sales or as an investor. We also talk about Amy's love of dance, how we met at the National Endowment for the Arts, her serving ham to John Lennon and pie to Yoko Ono, and much more.    I.
January 21, 2020
Eric Ambel - Part One
My interview with my friend Eric Ambel, the longtime friend of Americana music, and a part of the part of the great "roots rock scare" of the 80s. A great producer and guiarist. He talks about his days with Joan Jett and the early days of producing.
January 20, 2020
Wayne Drash
My interview with my old friend and Student Life compadre, Wayne Drash. He ended up writing a book about Memphis legend Penny Hardaway. The way that his life intersected with Penny's, over the decades, is fascinating.. Wayne worked for an editor for CNN for years. Wayne Drash = On These Courts
January 20, 2020
Tommy Shaw
My interview with Tommy Shaw all the way back in 2006, Thia is an interview I did when we were working with Tommy, more on Shaw/Blades than #Styx. But he was involved in both. What a nice guy, who always had a nice word. This isn't a long interview, but it was always cool to be around Tommy, and to here his genuine commitment to the environment. Find some great Tommy Shaw items here: Styx = Greatest Hits Styx - Pieces of Eight Shaw Blades
January 18, 2020
Lisa Lutz
Ny interview with Lisa Lutz
January 18, 2020
Denise Grover Swank
My interview with New York Times and USA Today bestseller Denise Grover Swank. #indieauthor #bestseller
January 18, 2020
Blaine Bartlett
My interview with motivational speaker and much more the tremendously interesting Blaine Bartlet
January 18, 2020
Aretha Sills
An interview with my friend Aretha Sills, about the legacy of her grandmother, Viola Spolin, the founder of improvisational theater and her father, Paul Sills who started Second City in Chicago. We talk about how all of this affected her own career.
January 14, 2020
Andy Paley
My interview with my friend Andy Paley, who has led an interesting and musical life. We have enough time to discuss many topics.
January 14, 2020
Jeanelle Wiley
I was able to watch my kids and my niece interview their grandmother Jeanelle Wiley. They call her Mama Nelle.
January 12, 2020
Cal Tolbert
Wow! This is a story for the ages. I met Cal Tolbert when he was having every problem that he could with the law. He is a big dude and he was headed for #prison, That;s where he ended up. What is so #miraculous is how he changed his life with the help of a #prosecutor who helped him get through a #rehab program and completely turn his life around. He's been out of prison and now is living a life away from #meth and #fighting for $God in #MMA.
January 08, 2020
Jerry Wiley
We have a wonderful and interesting conversation with my Uncle Jerry about growing up in Hurley, Missouri, the Cardinals, country music and Johnny Cash in the 1950s, his short but interesting career as a country music star, and his book on a true legend, his uncle Bob McHolland. We talk about his amazing valor, twice awarded the . silver star before his death shortly before his twenty sixth birthday.
January 06, 2020
Carolyn Barnett
An interview with Carolyn Barnett
January 03, 2020
Walt Pettit
An intervuew with Walt Pettit, inclufing driving a Sherman tank on Navy Pier in #chicago at the end of World War II. 
January 03, 2020
Bob and Wanda Hackley
Bob Hackley was a gunner during World War II and served at the Battle of Iwo Jima. He talks about his adventures and life. He's 95 amd sharp as a tack!
January 02, 2020
Rob Wood
Rob Wood is a fascinatimg man I first met when we were working together at our Startup, American Green Holdings. He is also a multiple #stroke survivor, and so we talk about that, and his being a veteran and his work at the veterans administration. We also talk about our run-ins with #dennisweaver and #larryhagman. And a little about #willisnelson. We talk about his work #pastoring a #church and how that has affected his life.
January 01, 2020