James Hughes

August 12, 2019

We meet with James Hughes, who is the director of Triumph Music Academy in Grand Rapids, MI. Along with that, James is involved in many different aspects of the music scene. We talk to him about everything that he does and get some really great insight and advice for those interested in pursuing music as a career.


Nick Small

August 2, 2019

Nate Dawg is joined by artist/engineer/songwriter Nick Small, formerly of Act Casual, as they discuss his recent change, working for a recording studio, and just talk music in general and the state of things in the scene.


Josh Rake of Rake Beer Project

July 26, 2019

On this episode, we get together with long time friend, sponsor, and collaborator, Josh Rake. We talk all things beer, music, and food, as well as his brand new brewery opening up in West Michigan!


Music Only Three

July 19, 2019

In our third installment of our "Music Only" Episodes, we feature a very diverse selection of music for you guys. From Hip Hop to Bluegrass, there is something here for just about everyone. Hope you enjoy!



July 12, 2019

We are joined by Evan Roy, aka, eRoy! We get some insight into his view of the music scene, what drives him to keep pushing boundaries, and have a lot of positive conversation about live music in general.


Shane Lewis and Dylan Wesley of Blue Oddity

July 5, 2019

Things get weird and we talk a lot about food in this episode of Life Through Music.


Jesse Ray and the Carolina Catfish

July 2, 2019

We chat about tour life in California, Jesse's hatred for squirrels, and a lot more!


Music Only Two

June 21, 2019

Enjoy our second music only episode!


Derrick Webber and Tim Martin of Liquid Thickness

June 15, 2019

Groove on Up 2019, dream fests, holidays, wizard staffs, and more. Listen to our newest episode featuring Derrick and Tim from Liquid Thickness.


Marshall Todd and Ryan Carpenter from Flexadecibel

June 8, 2019

Marshall and Carp stop by the studio to chat about all things Flexadecibel!


Jay Frydenlund and Brian Long of Chirp

May 30, 2019

We sat down for a chat with Jay and Brian to talk about the struggles of a touring band, listened to a new song on their debut full length album, and had some laughs.


Music Only One

May 23, 2019

Special music episode featuring the songs of some very talented artists.


Chris Bota and John Nowak of Desmond Jones

May 20, 2019

On episode 1, featuring Chris Bota and John Nowak of Desmond Jones, we chat about the early years and members and tour life. Listen now!