WNIA Radio Show Archives

While at Niagara University, I hosted a radio show on WNIA Radio. Below, you’ll find archives of past shows I’ve done. If you’d like a digital copy of a selected show, feel free to email me at themusicaldivide@gmail.com. I unfortunately cannot upload the full shows here.

UnderlineRequested songs

5/9/2019 – Here it is, the final radio show …

As such, I decided to go all out with a show that lasted from 9-2, with every hour devoted to a certain “category.” They are as follows:

Pre-show music

  • Turnpike Troubadours – “Wrecked”
  • Charlie Marie – “Rhinestones”
  • Troy Olsen – “Tumbleweed”

9-10 (Animal House – songs with animals in the titles!)

  • Corb Lund – “Hair In My Eyes Like A Highland Steer”
  • Blake Shelton – “Ol’ Red”
  • Reba McEntire – “Just Like Them Horses”
  • Tom T. Hall – “Old Dogs, Children, and Watermelon Wine”
  • Brad Paisley – “I’m Gonna Miss Her (The Fishin’ Song)”
  • Randy Rogers and Wade Bowen – “Lady Bug”
  • Maddie & Tae – “Shut Up And Fish”
  • Buck Owens – “Tiger By The Tail”
  • Turnpike Troubadours – “The Bird Hunters”
  • Willie Nelson – “A Horse Called Music”
  • Blackberry Smoke – “One Horse Town”
  • Dolly Parton – “Cracker Jack”
  • The Bottle Rockets – “Dog”
  • Courtney Patton – “What It’s Like To Fly Alone (Hawk Song)”
  • Mo Pitney – “Just A Dog”

Intermission: Brad Paisley – “Munster Rag”

10-11 (I’ve Been Everywhere – autobiographical and/or deeply personal and unique songs)

  • Loretta Lynn – “Coal Miner’s Daughter”
  • Aaron Watson – “Fence Post”
  • Holly Williams – “The Highway”
  • Alan Jackson – “The Older I Get”
  • Angaleena Presley – “American Middle Class”
  • Eric Church – “Sinners Like Me”
  • George Jones – “Choices”
  • Dolly Parton – “Coat Of Many Colors”
  • Hank Williams Jr. – “The Blues Man”
  • Hank Williams – “I’ll Never Get Out Of This World Alive”
  • Lydia Loveless – “Everything’s Gone”
  • Sturgill Simpson – “Life Ain’t Fair And The World Is Mean”
  • Kacey Musgraves – “Dime Store Cowgirl”
  • George Strait – “Troubadour”
  • Margo Price – “Hands Of Time”

Intermission: Brad Paisley and friends – “Clusterpluck”

11-12 (Songs About Songs … it kind of explains itself!)

  • Jamey Johnson – “That’s Why I Write Songs”
  • Jon Wolfe – “Singin’ Thing”
  • Miranda Lambert – “New Strings”
  • Gary Allan (w/ Willie Nelson) – “A Showman’s Life”
  • David Nail (feat. Lee Ann Womack) – “Songs For Sale”
  • Steve Earle – “Guitar Town”
  • Sara Evans – “Missing Missouri”
  • Dwight Yoakam – “Guitars, Cadillacs”
  • Whitey Morgan – “Good Timin’ Man”
  • Lacy J. Dalton – “16th Avenue”
  • John Anderson – “Nashville Tears”
  • Tim McGraw – “Nashville Without You”
  • Alan Jackson – “Job Description”
  • Willie Nelson – “On The Road Again”

Intermission: Marty Stuart – “Torpedo”

12-1 (Surprise! Basically, songs that have a twist ending!)

  • George Jones – “Radio Lover”
  • Randy Travis – “Three Wooden Crosses”
  • Miranda Lambert – “White Liar”
  • Craig Morgan – “The Ballad Of Mr. Jenkins”
  • Billy Currington – “People Are Crazy”
  • Loretta Lynn – “Van Lear Rose”
  • Porter Wagoner – “The Green Green Grass Of Home”
  • Reba McEntire – “The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia”
  • Carrie Underwood – “Two Black Cadillacs” (the two CU songs are actually requests for my mother!)
  • Brad Paisley – “You’ll Never Leave Harlan Alive”
  • Steve Earle – “Copperhead Road”
  • Carrie Underwood – “Church Bells”
  • George Jones – “He Stopped Loving Her Today”

Intermission: Brad Paisley – “Time Warp”

1-2 (Anything But The Hits – country airplay singles that didn’t do as well as they should have!)

  • Emily West and Keith Urban – “Blue Sky”
  • Brandy Clark – “Stripes”
  • Brett Eldredge – “Raymond”
  • Ashley McBryde – “A Little Dive Bar In Dahlonega”
  • Dierks Bentley – “Draw Me A Map”
  • Wade Bowen – “Saturday Night”
  • Candi Carpenter – “Burn The Bed”
  • Randy Montana – “Ain’t Much Left Of Lovin’ You”
  • George Strait – “Drinkin’ Man”
  • The Wreckers – “Tennessee”
  • Terry Clark – “She Didn’t Have Time”
  • Jake Owen – “What We Ain’t Got”
  • Brad Paisley – “Last Time For Everything”

4/26/2019 – There was no show last week due to the studio being closed for Easter Break, but we’re back this week!

  • Jack Ingram – “Flutter”
  • Kelsey Waldon – “High In Heels”
  • Josh Turner – “Would You Go With Me”
  • Turnpike Troubadours – “Ringing In The Year”
  • Kathy Mattea – “Eighteen Wheels and a Dozen Roses”
  • Brandy Clark – “Homecoming Queen”
  • Shotgun Rider – “Me and a Memory”
  • Dierks Bentley – “Bad Angel” (w/Miranda Lambert and Jamey Johnson)
  • Jade Bird – “Going Gone”
  • Tanya Tucker – “Shotgun”
  • Eric Church – “Where She Told Me To Go”
  • Ashley McBryde – “Southern Babylon”
  • Ashley Monroe – “Weed Instead Of Roses”
  • Corb Lund – “September”
  • Randy Travis and Joe Nichols – “Tonight, I’m Playin’ Possum”

4/12/2019 – If it wasn’t enough of a problem for our broadcasting computer to shut down, our secondary one did as well (and this wasn’t an easy replacement). Thanks to a very close friend of WNIA Radio, we are back online (again). I’m going to need a nap after this semester. Anyway, this program went for an hour and a half. Also, my friend, Joe, joined me for the show this week! Check out his show Mondays, 3-4 (EST) on wnia.niagara.edu! We both turned it into an outlaw country show until he had to leave and it was FUN.

  • Jason Isbell – “Alabama Pines”
  • Emmylou Harris – “Boulder To Birmingham”
  • Travis Tritt and Marty Stuart – “The Whiskey Ain’t Workin'”
  • Dwight Yoakam and Buck Owens – “Streets Of Bakersfield”
  • Earl Thomas Conley – “What I’d Say”
  • Trisha Yearwood – “XXX’s and OOO’s (An American Girl)”
  • Whiskey Myers – “Stone”
  • Steve Earle – “Devil’s Right Hand”
  • Gary Stewart – “She’s Acting Single (I’m Drinking Doubles)”
  • Lindi Ortega – “You Ain’t Foolin’ Me”
  • Johnny Paycheck – “Take This Job And Shove It”
  • Sturgill Simpson – “You Can Have The Crown”
  • Nikkie Lane – “Jackpot”
  • Toby Keith – “Weed With Willie”
  • Ray Wylie Hubbard – “Snake Farm”
  • Angaleena Presley – “Only Blood”
  • Lucy Hale & Joe Nichols – “Red Dress”
  • Suzy Bogguss – “Drive South”
  • Brad Paisley – “The Cigar Song”
  • Sarah Shook & The Disarmers – “Good As Gold”

4/5/2019 – Our broadcasting computer died a few days before this show … but by some miracle, we made it work anyway … with a two-hour program!

  • Aaron Watson – “Barbed Wire Halo”
  • Clay Davidson – “Sometimes”
  • Sara Evans – “Suds In The Bucket”
  • Trace Adkins – “Metropolis”
  • Reba McEntire – “How Was I To Know”
  • Brooks & Dunn & Luke Combs – “Brand New Man”
  • Mica Roberts – “Things A Mama Don’t Know”
  • Brooks & Dunn – “Lost & Found”
  • Gary Allan – “Smoke Rings In The Dark”
  • Maddie and Tae – “Die From A Broken Heart”
  • Shane McAnally – “Are Your Eyes Still Blue”
  • Kylie Rae Harris – “Missouri”
  • Jamey Johnson – “High Cost Of Living”
  • Montgomery Gentry – “Tattoos & Scars”
  • Robynn Shayne – “Whiskey and Bad Decisions”
  • Yankee Grey – “All Things Considered”
  • Kellie Pickler – “Long As I Never See You Again”
  • Loretta Lynn – “Fist City”
  • Randy Travis – “Three Wooden Crosses”
  • Lori McKenna – “People Get Old”
  • Sammy Kershaw – “Queen Of My Double Wide Trailer”
  • Jamie Lin Wilson – “Dusty Shoes”
  • Lari White – “John Wayne Walking Away”
  • Hal Ketchum – “Small Town Saturday Night”
  • Patty Loveless & Chris Young – “Love Don’t Let Me Down”
  • Lee Ann Womack & Willie Nelson – “Mendocino County Line”
  • Jessi Colter – “I’m Not Lisa”
  • Radney Foster – “Just Call Me Lonesome”
  • Mary Chapin Carpenter – “Passionate Kisses”
  • Dwight Yoakam & Buck Owens – “Streets Of Bakersfield”

3/29/2019

  • George Strait – “Some Days”
  • Lauren Jenkins – “No Saint”
  • Tanya Tucker – “Delta Dawn”
  • George Strait – “Marina Del Rey”
  • The Judds – “Why Not Me”
  • John Anderson – “Seminole Wind”
  • George Strait – “Run”
  • Bri Bagwell – “Cheat On Me”
  • Randy Rogers Band – “San Antone”
  • Mark Chesnutt – “Bubba Shot The Jukebox”
  • Jaime Wyatt – “Wishing Well”
  • Wade Bowen – “When I Woke Up Today”
  • Lee Ann Womack – “Last Call”
  • Marty Robbins – “El Paso”

3/8/2019 (unfortunately had to do 1:30-2:30 for this show. Also, italicized songs indicate songs that were Twitter requests. For more information, read the note for the March 1 show).

  • Waylon Jennings – “Whistlers and Jugglers”
  • Margo Price – “Weakness”
  • Dierks Bentley – “How Am I Doin'”
  • Alan Jackson – “Between The Devil and Me”
  • The Wreckers – “Leave The Pieces”
  • Alison Krauss & Union Station – “Paper Airplane”
  • Jamey Johnson – “Flying Silver Eagle”
  • Tanya Tucker – “Old Dan Tucker’s Daughter”
  • Colter Wall – “Saskatchewan In 1881”
  • Austin Meade – “Colorblind”
  • Stevie Nicks – “After The Glitter Fades”
  • Turnpike Troubadours – “7 & 7”
  • Steve Earle – “Galway Girl”
  • Kaitlin Butts – “Same Hell, Different Devil”

3/1/2019 – this show was essentially one giant request show courtesy of this tweet. I played one song from every list provided in order of when I was sent each list.

  • David Ball – “Riding With Private Malone”
  • Eric Church – “Springsteen”
  • Sunny Sweeney – “Trophy”
  • Vern Godsin – “Set ‘Em Up Joe”
  • The Rolling Stones – “Dead Flowers”
  • Guy Clark – “Desperadoes Waiting For A Train”
  • Reba McEntire – “Fancy”
  • Pistol Annies – “Got My Name Changed Back”
  • Cody Jinks – “Hippies and Cowboys”
  • Courtney Patton – “Round Mountain”
  • Kacey Musgraves – “Space Cowboy”
  • Loretta Lynn & Jack White – “Portland, Oregon”
  • Suzy Bogguss – “Outbound Plane”
  • Randy Rogers & Wade Bowen – “Standards”

2/22/2019

  • Yola – “Ride Out In The Country”
  • Zac Brown Band – “Jolene”
  • Holly Williams – “Railroads”
  • Josh Turner – “Loretta Lynn’s Lincoln”
  • Loretta Lynn – “Don’t Come Home A Drinkin’ … “
  • Charles Wesley Godwin – “Windmill (Keep On Turning)”
  • Alice Wallace – “Echo Canyon”
  • Patsy Cline – “Walking After Midnight”
  • Lindi Ortega – “Waitin’ Round To Die”
  • Tim McGraw – “Telluride”
  • Reckless Kelly – “Wild Western Windblown Band”
  • Elvis Presley – For The Good Times
  • Reba McEntire – “The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia”
  • Sunny Sweeney – “Staying’s Worse Than Leaving”
  • Flatland Cavalry – “Come Back Down”

2/15/2019

  • Kacey Musgraves – “Back On The Map”
  • Brandi Carlile – “The Eye”
  • Dwight Yoakam – “Fast As You”
  • Mary Chapin Carpenter – “He Thinks He’ll Keep Her”
  • Hayes Carll – “Be There”
  • Dolly Parton – “Jolene”
  • Hank Williams Jr. – “127 Rose Avenue”
  • Luke Combs – “Honky Tonk Highway”
  • Ashley McBryde – “Tired Of Being Happy”
  • Randy Rogers Band – “Crazy People”
  • Tanya Tucker – “Shotgun”
  • Joe Nichols – “Brokenheartsville”
  • Lori McKenna – “The Fixer”