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Ric Chetter is a radio veteran. He owns Radio Memphis and he talks about the broadcast business and other things with interesting people and sometimes all by himself.

Ric Chetter is a radio veteran. He owns Radio Memphis and he talks about the broadcast business and other things with interesting people and sometimes all by himself.
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Ric Chetter is a radio veteran. He owns Radio Memphis and he talks about the broadcast business and other things with interesting people and sometimes all by himself.

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@RicChetter

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English


Episodes

Episode 223: How To Lose an Election with Kieran Hilbert & Friends

5/20/2018
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If you were to run for some sort of political office, there are a couple of surefire ways that will cost you Ric’s vote. One of which is downright creepy and happened to Ric. Also, Dianna Fryer sat down with Ric and Kieran Hilbert & Friends who came to Radio Memphis from Germany for a little chat and to play a few songs. These are the kind of international incidents which are considered good for everyone. NEXT WEEK: The Delta Project

Duration:01:06:00

Episode 222: This is America & Robert Kimbrough, Sr

5/13/2018
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Robert Kimbrough, Sr. comes from a rather prolific family of musicians. In this episode, Ric and Jeff spent some time with Robert and his band as they talked cotton patch soul blues, the culture around this style of music and the people making it happen. Also, several songs were performed and it was a large time. Also, Ric has some thoughts about the music video currently everyone is talking about. NEXT WEEK: Kieran Hilbert came from Germany to play.

Duration:01:39:36

Episode 221: Kids These Days and Kenny Brown

5/6/2018
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Brewers and distillers have a solution for those who can’t hold their liquor, they are making weaker beverages to cater to millennials. Seriously. In this episode, Ric takes a look at the new trend and explains how social media is controlling this market of people who can’t drink responsibly. Also, Ric and Jeff sit down with Kenny Brown and his band. Hill Country Blues in on the menu this time out. NEXT WEEK: Robert Kimbrough, Sr.

Duration:01:57:03

Episode 220: Liz Mandeville Plus, Talking Dirty with Siri

4/29/2018
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Siri has an interesting trick. At least as of the publication of this episode. In this episode, Ric will tell you what you do if you want Siri to say something really dirty. Just make sure the kids aren’t around. Anyway, you’ll get a demonstration in this episode that is completely unedited. Also on this show, the lovely Liz Mandeville stopped in to the Radio Memphis studios from Chicago. Aside from talking about the weather, Ric and Jeff had a large time with Liz and her guitar. NEXT...

Duration:01:18:20

Episode 219: The Software Blues with Watermelon Slim & The Workers

4/22/2018
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Radio Memphis has undergone a bunch of new changes. It still is, as a matter of fact. These changes have not come without issues. There ae always gremlins in the works that have to be hunted down and dealt with. In this episode, Ric lays it out a little. Also in this episode, Ric and Jeff sit down with Watermelon Slim & The Workers for a great conversation and a few tunes plus an interesting look at life from the eyes of a man who has certainly lived through a bunch of it. NEXT WEEK: Liz...

Duration:01:31:50

Episode 218: An Evening with Howard Grimes

4/15/2018
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This is a longer episode than usual. There is a very good reaon for this. As the title says, it was an evening with the great Howard Grimes. Ric sat down with Howard on Easter Sunday. Dianna Fryer joins the conversation and they got to take part in a funny and often touching conversation with one of the men who built “that Memphis sound”. Set some time aside and enjoy this truly remarkable conversation with one of the greatest drummers in the world. NEXT WEEK: Watermelon Slim

Duration:02:03:40

Episode 217: A Numbers Game and Something Better & Sara Williams

4/8/2018
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The long con has been on our back for a while it seems. Those who have played those games on Facebook wound up getting your data sold to the Russians (and others). Do you really think those posts were there for your amusement? In the age of not being able to trust anyone, your beloved Facebook is about to get fined fairly heavily as the exodous of users find their way out. Also in this episode, Riv visits with Josh and Stacy. Plus, a little later on, some quality time with the very...

Duration:00:30:17

Episode 216: No Foolin’ & The Memphis Snake Doctors

4/1/2018
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There is no April Fool’s joke, here. In this episode, Ric talks about how real news sort of killed the longstanding gag in some news outlets of releasing some sort of joke piece. Apparently, people are too quick and gullible to believe anything. This is why we are in the current state of affairs we are in. Also ion this show, an evening with The Memphis Snake Doctors. NEXT WEEK: Something Different.

Duration:01:36:53

Episode 215: It Is Smart Radio, Damnit & The Daddy Mack Blues Band

3/25/2018
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We are all exposed to on demand entertainment. It is everywhere. This is a good thing. There are podcasts and there is internet radio. Two terms Ric has issues with. Not the technology mind you, but what it is known by the common consumer of such entertainment. It is an uphill battle for sure, but Ric has a few ideas. Also, Ric and Jeff sit down with the Daddy Mack Blues Band. A great conversation and a few tunes as they happened in the Radio Memphis studio. NEXT WEEK: Under the spell of...

Duration:01:27:17

Episode 214: From The Hill Country with Trenton Ayers & Cedric Burnside

3/18/2018
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This is very special episode of the show. In this episode Ric Chetter and Jeff Janovetz sit down with Trenton Ayers and Cedric Burnside. These two are responsible for the CD Descendants of Hill Country which ultimately was nominated for a grammy. Also in this episode, you will here some new music from these guys including some new stuff Trenton Ayers. You can consider these things an exclusive before anyone else in the public will get to hear all of this new stuff. NEXT WEEK: Daddy Mack

Duration:01:35:59

Episode 213: The Lost Hour and Paul Crum with BJ Banks

3/11/2018
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The road, daylight savings, people moving to Memphis and a whole bunch of things get covered in this episode. Also, Ric spends some time with BJ Banks of the Bartlett Songwriters Alliance and singer/song writer Paul Crum. They talk about the craft of writing songs and Paul performs a few of his pieces. If you are in the Memphis area, you’ll learn about a monthly free thing with the Bartlett Songwriters Alliance and how you can get involved to learn to be a better writer and...

Duration:00:56:05

Episode 212: Road Trippin’ and An Evening with Booker Brown

3/4/2018
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Back from a recent road trip from Texas, Ric has a couple of observations about the road. Apparently billboards are hurting for business and there is a lot of porn shops along the highway. Also in this episode, Ric and Jeff spent some time with Booker Brown who had Albert Sutherland on guitar. If that wasn’t enough, Willie Hall dropped by to play some drums. NEXT WEEK: Singer and songwriter Paul Crum.

Duration:01:35:10

Episode 211: Jon Brewer - Monochrome: Black, White & Blue

2/25/2018
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Jon Brewer is the Producer and Director of a documentary currently on Amazon Prime. It’s called Monochrome: Black, White & Blue and is the deep history of American music. You think you might know about this music but you will probably learn something you didn’t know. Jon calls in from the U.K. to talk about the documentary and his experiences in the Memphis and midsouth area. Plus, some social media mayhem happened and music from The RV’s. NEXT WEEK: Road Trippin’

Duration:00:45:48

Episode 210: Going For The Bronze with Liz Kinnmark

2/18/2018
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We are in the midst of the Winter Olympics. Ric has actually been watching the games with slightly a unique perspective. Also, Liz Kinnmark, The Bendy Beast returns to the studio to talk about a show that already happened. Ric went to that, too. However, the show they are talking about didn’t happen as of the taping of this conversation. Poluminati. Look it up. If that wasn’t enough, music from the Radio Memphis library from Airside. NEXT WEEK: Filmmaker Jon Brewer calls in from the U.K.

Duration:00:45:10

Episode 209: You Had Stroke, Fool

2/11/2018
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From Radioland has been in production for four years now. What better way to celebrate this achievement with a conversation and performance with Vince Johnson & The Plantation Allstars. Also in this episode, Ric lays out some details about a brand new show coming to Radio Memphis this month. It’ll be airing Wednesday nights at 10:00 PM CT. Plus, Ric tells you about a show he went to and it regards next week’s guest. NEXT WEEK: The Bendy Beast II - Electric Boogaloo and music from Airside

Duration:01:16:43

Episode 208: The Superb Owl & Sean Bad Apple

2/4/2018
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Recorded and released during the big game, Ric has his thoughts about the NFL. They aren’t very popular thoughts, or are they? In this episode, Ric talks about the absurdity of it all. Also Ric and Jeff sit down with one of the Beale Street staples, Mr. Sean “Bad” Apple to talk blues and other things. It is kind of rare to get him into the studio as he is one of the busiest musicians around. They talk a lot about the business of the blues and you’ll hear a couple of his tunes as he...

Duration:01:05:37

Episode 205: The New Year’s Show That Didn’t Air with Zeke Johnson

1/14/2018
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This was recorded 31 December, 2017. It was meant to be live. That didn’t happen as apparently (or so we are told), some New Year’s Eve reveller took out an “internet node” with his car and took down the entire area the studio sits in. There were phone calls to the ISP (Comcast), adult language was used (liberally) and it was ultimately decided to record the show for later use. Here is that later use. Ric and Dianna were ready to go with this show so they did it anyway. It is the Radio...

Duration:00:58:47

Episode 204: Getting Bent with Liz Kinnmark

1/7/2018
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2018 has started. For some, this is where people tend to try and make their changes. This show included. Over the last several episodes, we have transitioned to an interview based show. So yes, a new year and some new things. At least out of our studios. In this episode, Ric sits down with local performer Liz Kinnmark about her series of quarterly shows known as Poleluminati. Liz will explain what this show is all about and how you can find out more. Pole dancing. It doesn’t necessarily...

Duration:00:51:33

Episode 203: Songwriting With Eddie Dattel & Wally Ford

12/31/2017
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It is no secret Memphis is fountain of fantastic talent. One such part of the musical talent that never gets talked about in depth is the art of songwriter. In this episode, Ric sits down with Eddie Dattel and Wally Ford who have written a massive catalog of songs for a bunch of artists in the area. Eddie doesn’t get out to play much, as he will explain in this conversation but, he has a new disc out and he plays a couple of songs from that CD plus a couple of cuts from the disc itself....

Duration:01:07:13

Episode 202: The Annual Christmas War & John Nemeth

12/24/2017
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Ric likes to say, “The best part of Christmas is it being over.” People tend to get a little too worked up around this time of year and Ric delivers his annual report from the front lines of the war on Christmas. Naturally, there will be some who have issues with this, nevertheless what is said, needs to be said. But, it gets better. John Nemeth and his band was in the Radio Memphis studios and delivered a fantastic performance and a great time all the way around. NEXT WEEK: The New Year...

Duration:01:06:52

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