Canadian, Country Artist, Jamie Stever, visited in studio with Michael Davis Friday, November 22nd, 2013. Jamie talked about his work with MADD (Mother's Against Drunk Drivers) and how he is approaching his music in the states. Michael played Jamie's new country single “Make My Day” and Jamie sang in studio too.
Country singer/songwriter, Eric Lee Beddingfield, will perform his country single “The Gospel According to Jones” Friday night, November 22nd, 2013 at the Bridgestone Arena as a tribute to the Country Music Icon, George Jones. “ELB” & Carrie McGinnis talked about the show and what it means on 106.5 WKDZ. Playin' Possum! The Final NO SHOW talent list:
(in alphabetical order based on first name, not order of performance)
Alabama, Alan Jackson, Baillie & the Boys, Big & Rich, Bill Anderson, Blake Shelton, Bobby Bare, Brad Paisley, Brenda Lee, Chad Warrix (Halfway to Hazzard), Charlie Daniels, Collin Raye, Craig Morgan, Dailey & Vincent, Daryle Singletary, Dierks Bentley, Eddy Raven, Emmylou Harris, Eric Church, Eric Lee Beddingfield, Gary Morris, George Strait, Greg Bates, Gretchen Wilson, Jamey Johnson, Janie Fricke, Jeanne Pruett, Jeannie Seely, Jessi Colter, Jett Williams, Jim Ed Brown, Jim Lauderdale, Jimmy C. Newman, Jimmy Wayne, John Conlee, John Michael Montgomery, Josh Turner, Kathy Mattea, Kentucky Headhunters, Kid Rock, Larry Gatlin, Lee Ann Womack, Lee Greenwood, Leona Williams, Lisa Matassa, Little Jimmy Dickens, Lorrie Morgan, Lynn Anderson, Mandy Barnett, Mark Collie, Martina McBride, Megadeth, Miranda Lambert, Montgomery Gentry, The Oak Ridge Boys, Pam Tillis, Patty Loveless, Ray Stevens, Reba McEntire, Rodney Atkins, Ronnie McDowell, The Roys, Sam Moore, Shooter Jennings, Stonewall Jackson, Suzy Bogguss, T. Graham Brown, Tanya Tucker, Teea Goans, TG Sheppard, Thompson Square, Tracy Lawrence, Travis Tritt, and Vince Gill … plus some surprise guests!!!!
Country Singer, Tony Stampley stopped in to visit with Bill Booth during the Live Afternoon Drive, on Tuesday, November 19th, 2013. Joe Stampley’s son, talked about being a “ROAD SCHOLAR.” Some great stories and music and of course Bill played his new single to Country Radio, “When I Get On A Roll.” For more information on Tony and to buy his music, you can go to www.tonystampleymusic.com
One time, Cincinnati Reds, organist and world renowned player, Rodney Barbour, took time to visit with Bill Booth on 106.5 WKDZ about his "THANKS-CHRISTMAS" musical program at Cadiz Baptist Church. The event is Friday, November 22nd, 2013 at the church on Main Street in Cadiz, KY. They talked about Baseball, Chili, and music!
Broadbent Foods and Gifts is hosting a book signing by Teresa Simpson for her new cookbook, "In the Kitchen with Ann". Teresa stopped by the studios to talk about the book, which is recipes and reflections dedicated to the memory of Ann Simpson.
"Tandy" played by actress, Judith Hoag, took time to visit with Carrie McGinnis on 106.5 WKDZ on Tuesday, November 12th, 2013. Judith called from her home in LA and the two talked about the hit ABC TV show Nashville.
English Country duo Ward-Thomas visited in studio with Michael Davis Thursday, November 7th, 2013 on 106.5 WKDZ. Lizzy and Catherine also brought their father along for the visit. It was his first time in Kentucky and first time in a radio station. To learn more about these talented girls go to www.wardthomasmusic.com
8th District State Representative John Tilley appeared Wednesday before a Senate Committee, testifying about the improvements made in Kentucky's correction system. You can hear Tilley's testimony by clicking below.
Nashville Singer/Songwriter, Jason Jones took some time to visit with Michael Davis on 106.5 WKDZ. Jason will be performing a very special song he helped write with an active duty soldier at an event coming to Austin Peay on Friday, November 8th, 2013 at the Mabry Concert Hall. More information at wkdzradio.com
Nashville songwriter, Eddie Heinzelman spent some time visiting with the WKDZ Country Club about his experience writing music with an active duty soldier. Soldiers and Songwriters together will be holding a special show to celebrate the healing power of music at Austin Peay on Friday November 8th. More information at wkdzradio.comN
Nashville Songwriter, Mark Beeson, spoke with WKDZ Country Club about his experience working with an active duty soldier to write a song. After 20 years of working in Nashville, Mark decided to try something different. The result is amazing. Music truly does have the power to heal. Mark will be part of a show coming to Austin Peay at the Mabry Concert Hall Friday, November, 8th, 2013. Learn more at wkdzradio.com.
Nashville Songwriter, Jeff Jacob, with "The Beat of Life" songwriter's association speaks with Carrie McGinnis about the upcoming Songwriter's/Soldiers event Friday, November 8th 2013 at Austin Peay State University. They will be raising money for SAFE, Soldiers & Families Embraced. SAFE is a non profit organziation that provides FREE counseling to military and their families. More information on the event can be found at wkdzradio.com Learn more about SAFE at thesafenetwork.org/
Nashville songwriter, Jeremy Bussey took time to visit with WKDZ's Bill Booth during the "Live Afternoon Drive" on Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 to talk about a very special show coming to Austin Peay on Friday, November 8th,2013. This event will honor a lot of our active duty soldiers with music. All proceeds will benefit SAFE (Soldiers & Famies Embraced). Ticket information can be found at WKDZ
Bluegrass star, David Parmley took some time on Monday, October 28th, 2013 to visit with Carrie McGinnis during "On The Air With Carrie" on 106.5 WKDZ. David Parmley and Continental Divide will be playing the WKDZ stage at the Lakeland Jamboree in Cadiz, KY on Saturday night, November 2, 2013.