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  • 00:45

    The New Western and Westerns in Film and Television

    in Books

    AUGUST 13, 2015 - LIVING A RICHER LIFE ~ Life Changing Talk Radio


    THEME: The New Western and Westerns in Film and Television


    INTERVIEW GUESTS:


    Kirk Ellis - Screenwriter, Producer, Emmy Awards and Humanitas Prize Winner. Kirk is a Western Writers of America (WWA) Spur Award Winner for Best Drama Script, as well as a Wrangler Award Winner from the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.


    Anne Hillerman- Author of eight non-fiction books and WWA  Spur Award Winner for the Best First Novel.


    THIS WEEK’S MESSAGE: When most of us think of reading westerns, classic western authors such as Louis L'Amour or Zane Grey come to mind.  But several contemporary authors are taking the themes of the traditional Western and applying them in more contemporary settings.  If you enjoy stories about semi-nomadic wanderers who live hard lives, mostly in wilderness settings, dealing with questions of honor and justice, you might want to try one of these stories of the new west. Also Westerns today are  in both movies and television. But you may be surprised to learn that Westerns are the major defining genre of the American film industry. They are one of the oldest, most enduring and flexible genres and one of the most characteristically American genres in their mythic origins. Let's learn more about the new western and westerns in todays' film and television.

  • 00:46

    The Western Trails - Legend, Facts and Great Stories

    in Books

    AUGUST 20, 2015 - LIVING A RICHER LIFE ~ Life Changing Talk Radio


    THEME: The Western Trails - Legend, Facts and Great Stories


    INTERVIEW GUESTS: 


    Will Bagley- Author of over 20  books. Will's work has won every major prize in Western History--an Old Joe, the Spur, the Wrangler, the Caroline Bancroft, the John W. Caughey Prize for the year's most distinguished book on the history of the American West, and the Merrill J. Mattes Award for Excellence in Writing.


    Melody Groves - Southern New Mexico Author whose novels reflect her fascination--and ties--with that era of the Old West--gunfighters. Her books reflect her passion for rodeo and appreciation of historic wooden bars. Yes bars--the front and back wooden structures. 


    THIS WEEK’S MESSAGE: In the American Old West, trails were used by immigrants from the eastern United States, between 1830 and 1870. These colonists began to settle various regions of North America west of the Interior Plains, during the overland migrations of the mid-19th century.  There were two major wagon networks, one based typically out of Missouri and the other out of Santa Fe de Nuevo México. These trail networks have become embedded in the folklore of the United States as one of the significant influences that have shaped the content and character of the nation. Whether its a fact or a legend, behind it always lie a great story.

  • 00:45

    The Traditional Western - Still a Good Read

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    AUGUST 6, 2015 - LIVING A RICHER LIFE ~ Life Changing Talk Radio


    THEME: The Traditional Western - Still a Good Read



    INTERVIEW GUESTS: 


    Candy Moulton- A Wyoming native and author of 13 Western history books, co-edited a collection of short fiction and written, produced. Candy is a two-time Western Writers of America Spur Award winner, an Oregon Heritage and Silver Remi Award winner and as well as a Finalist at the International Family Film Festival in Hollywood.


    Monty McCord - Award Winning Author, President of the Adams County Historical Society a member of the Nebraska Writers Guild Author and Spur Finalist Award for Best Western Audio Book. 


    Phil Mills - Phil Mills, Jr. is an Award Winning Author and owner of a collection of more than 3,000 hardback western books. His first novel, “Where a Good Wind Blows” won a Finalist Award for Best 2010 Western Audio book from the Western Writers of America.


    THIS WEEK’S MESSAGE:


    The Traditional Western is a genre of various arts, such as comics, fiction, film, games, radio, and television. Westerns are devoted to telling stories set primarily in the latter half of the 19th century in the American Old West, hence the name. Many feature American Indians, bandits, cowboys, lawmen, outlaws, and soldiers, and as well as spectacular mountain scenery. Some are set in the American colonial era. There are also a number of films about Western-type characters in contemporary settings. Western Writers specialize in all types of western historical non-fiction, fiction and tales of the American frontier. Many consider the golden age of the historic west to have occurred for only three decades, from the end of the civil war to the beginning of the 20th century. Western fiction peaked during the 1960's and is still alive and well. Why are traditional Westerns still…a very a good read?

  • 00:40

    Carrie and Scott will introduce The Western Edge 2015 and have a special guest!

    in Radio

    The Western Edge has a strong two year history of great informative shows covering topics around Horse Training, The Rodeo Industry, Music Artist and much much more. We are ecstatic to come back stronger than ever before with a our own unique format and more shows, you will have opportunities to talk to our co-hosts and guest live during our broadcast or send in questions to them prior to the show. We love including our audience with the topics we cover. In our short two years on air we have a nearly 60,000 listens on our shows and our show profile page has been viewed over 20,000 times. Our broadcast can be listened to worldwide - which we really love, because that means our friends, family and fans that serve our country or work abroad can catch our show live or listen to the recorded show at their Convenience . During our first show of 2015 Carrie will inform us on The Western Edge 2015 and Scott Daily of Scott Daily Horse Training will update us on what to expect from his shows. The Special Guest - A very talented band from Greenwood, AR that has put their stamp on Western Arkansas and Eastern Oklahoma Miss Rylee Rene and The Heavens 2 Betsy Band! Please tune into Monday 8 pm CST to The Western Edge on Blogtalkradio!  If you have questions for Scott Daily of Scott Daily Horse Training, Heavens 2 Betsy or Carrie email them thewesternedge@yahoo.com or call in Live Monday June 22, 2015 at 8pm cst at (607) 203-5263.

  • 00:05

    EPISODE 1: POWDER BURNS A WESTERN AUDIO DRAMA - PILOT

    in Entertainment

    Join Take 2 Radio on the 3rd Saturday of the month  (once per month or when the next episode is available) for a new audio series created by David A. Gregory. Many of you will most recognize David as a Robert Ford from the soap opera One Life to Live. There will be guest stars that you will recognize so be on the "look-out! David plays Deputy Bell


    POWDER BURNS is an original Western Audio Drama about a blind sheriff - the audience "sees" the West as he does: Without sight.


    John Wesley Shipp (The Flash, Dawson's Creek) takes on the title role as Emmett Burns, a Confederate General turned Texas Lawman. 


    Lance Wall is one of the busiest actors in New York, appearing recently onscreen in This is Where I Leave You, The Humbling (with Al Pacino) and Showtime hits The Affair and Nurse Jackie. Lance plays Walt.


    Jeffrey C. Hawkins stars regularly off-Broadway and in various video games (LA Noire, Red Dead Redemption and Grand Theft Auto) as well as a multitude of TV appearances. Jeffrey plays Hank


    Jason Babinsky Fresh from the breakout Netflix hit Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Jason guested regularly on CBS' The Good Wife. Also a Broadway vet,  Jason plays Jasper Cunningham


    BILL BURROWS is our Announcer


    Justice is Blind. And he wears a badge.


    The pilot episode will air on Saturday, August 22nd at 7pm eastern time!

  • 01:27

    LOCAL WESTERN SLOPE EVENTS and more

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    LOCAL WESTERN SLOPE EVENTS and more

  • 01:04

    POLICE TAKING MONEY, PORTLAND POOPER, RECAP OF CORRUPTION ON WESTERN SLOPE AND E

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    POLICE TAKING MONEY, PORTLAND POOPER, RECAP OF CORRUPTION ON WESTERN SLOPE AND ELSEWHERE NEW VOTE TO TAKE TAX MONEY ON POT

  • 00:16

    Earthquake prediction MG.6.0 or higher Earthquake strike western seaboard U. S,

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    Earthquake prediction for the Western Seaboard of the United States of America,,,,


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  • 00:29

    Wednesday night Western Songs

    in Country Music

    Playing Forgotten Music on 78 RPM Records by Curt Hahn


    Wednesday night Western Songs  


    Dick Todd ‎ Saddle Your Dreams


    The Singing Hills


    Bob Sandy & his International Somebodys been beatin my Time


    Crazy Heart


    Ted Daffan & His Texans No Letter Today


    Born to Lose


     Bill Boyd & Cowboy Ramblers, Pull down the shades and lock the door


    Monterey Polka


    All credit due to the artist, musicians and Record Companies. No profit or income derived from this podcast. Have a historic 78 RPM and story you want to share with my listeners?  Contact me at: www.facebook.com/s3productions2 or curthahn74@yahoo.com


    Dick Todd ‎– Saddle Your Dreams / the Singing Hills


    Label: Bluebird ‎ B-10596


    Released: 1/22/40


    Dick Todd Baritone


    The Candian Crosby 


     Genre: Jazz


    A:  Saddle Your Dreams  Vocadance


    Composer Peter Tinturin


    Republic Pictures “Days of Jessie James”


    B: The Singing Hills Vocadance


    Composers David-Sanford-Mysels


    Bob Sandy & his International Cowboys


    Tops 311 western hit series


    A: Somebodys been beatin my Time


    Composer Zeke Clements


    B: Crazy Heart


    Composers Rose, Murphy 1952


    Ted Daffan & His Texans No Letter Today


    (Okeh 6706, 2/20/1942


    Composer Frankie Brown 


    His Texans (Chuck Keeshan & Leon Seago).


    NO LETTER TODAY


    Composer F. Brown


    Born to Lose


    Vocals Leon Seago


    Composer F. Brown


    Bill Boyd & Cowboy Ramblers, Pull down the shades and lock the door


    RCA Victor 20-2960-A


    Monterey Polka


    Composers Bill Boyd, Fred Casares


     

  • 00:32

    Episode 33: A Conversation with Laura Auten

    in Christianity

    This episode of Connect airs on September 2, 2015.  This is a conversation with Rev. Laura Auten who is one of the new District Superintendents in the Western North Carolina Conference in 2015.

  • 00:30

    The Last Word Podcast with Tyler Hayward

    in Sports

    Today on The Last Word Podcast, Tyler Hayward has Ryan McCumber join him to preview tomorrow night's contest between Michgian State and Western Michigan.