Country musics hottest stars visit with Evan Paul of Taste of Country Nights, a nationally syndicated radio show. Go deep inside new music to learn the inspiration behind familiar hits and hear stories about this wild life you won't hear elsewhere.
Toby Keith On His Cancer Battle and Why He's Not Afraid Anymore
Toby Keith joins Evan Paul and (6:10) gets real honest about his cancer journey, (1:55) why performing Dont Let the Old Man In is so emotional and if hell tour in (9:35) 2024.
Plus, youll love Tobys outlook as he continues his health battle. This is the Toby Keith interview youve wanted! Billy Dukes joins Evan for the Night Cap as usual.
Also mentioned during this episode: Clint Eastwood, CMA Awards, Peoples Choice Awards, Krystal Keith, and Rac Clark.
Dolly Parton Interview And Reba McEntire Reveals What She First Thought of Garth Brooks
Separate interviews with two country legends, Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire. Dolly tells Evan Paul about (1:20) the artists she couldnt get for her new Rockstar album before (3:59) lauding Taylor Swift and (7:30) what she misses about touring.
Then Reba McEntire spends 15 minutes with Evan and explains (13:00) what she loves about being on The Voice, (13:55) which songs are the most difficult to perform and the first time she met (14:40) Dolly Parton and (16:04) Garth Brooks. Then the (18:10) juice on wedding plans with Rex Linn and the (21:07) Night Cap with Billy Dukes.
Jelly Roll Says Eric Church Taught Him That On the CMA Awards and Afterparty
Jelly Roll returns to the podcast to digest his BIG night at the CMA Awards. He gives Evan Paul the scoop on (3:20) his performance with Wynonna Judd, (7:10) what inspired his powerful acceptance speech and (8:45) who showed up for the afterparty. Also, wait until you hear (0:55) what he had to say about Lainey Wilson
Plus, he spent the night sitting next to Zach Bryan. They have to have something coming soon, right? Then (14:06) the Night Cap with Billy Dukes.
Also mentioned: Jason Aldean, Eric Church, Miranda Lambert, K. Michelle, Bunnie XO, Kelsea Ballerini, Dylan Marlowe, TJ Osborne and more.
Garth Brooks, Ronnie Dunn + 40 Years of Stories
Garth Brooks and Ronnie Dunn (1:25) remember the first time they became aware of each other. Spoiler alert: it got competitive. Plus, the two legends tell Evan Paul (8:30) about almost changing names on account of one another, (4:45) why the rodeo is so important to country music and (3:01) the story of their new duet, Rodeo Man.
Then, (9:30) is a Brooks & Dunn bar possible? Garth says Yes! Plus a shocking admission about 90s culture before (13:36) the Night Cap with Billy Dukes that gets into the BTS of this very unique interview.
Also mentioned: Cody Johnson, Kix Brooks, Conway Twitty, Seinfeld, Friends, Holly Dunn and more.
Jason Aldean Talks About a Whole Lot More Than Try That In a Small Town
Jason Aldean returns to visit with Evan Paul and reveals (14:50) the one small change he made that made this career real easy. Hint: his record label hated it. Plus, he opens up about (1:30) the three songs he wrote on Highway Desperado, (6:20) his real estate empire and (11:15) visiting with Toby Keith. And (10:34) does he really think he could hit an MLB pitcher?
Evan only had one question about the Try That In a Small Town controversy but (17:05) Jason over-answers. Finally, (19:33) Billy Dukes visits with Evan to break down this conversation during the Night Cap.
Larry Fleet is (3:10) 100 percent an album guy and if you are too youll dig his conversation with Evan Paul. The easygoing songwriter talked about his new 'Earned It' album, abou (5:00) meeting and maybe upsetting his idol Willie Nelson. He also explained (15:30) why he quit drinking and (18:30) how he misses blue collar work, like concrete and asphalt paving.
Then (26:38) the Night Cap with Billy Dukes. Also mentioned in this episode: Chris Stapleton, Jake Owen, Morgan Wallen, Marvin Gaye, Three 6 Mafia, Oliver Anthony and more.
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We need video
Enjoy it but needs to be longer and taped