Marty Smith & Wes Blankenship of Outsider interview some of the biggest personalities in country music, sports, entertainment and pop culture, sharing their stories. Marty and Wes also discuss the latest things in sports, entertainment and life as a husband and father.
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Working Man with Larry Fleet
Marty discusses his crazy week that had him going to concerts for four straight days. The guys discuss how beer cans can look like soda cans and you have to be careful and then Wes loses his contact. Next, country singer/songwriter Larry Fleet joins Marty and Wes to discuss touring with Morgan Wallen, singing on stage with Willie Nelson, Waffle House and more. Lastly, the guys try to close out the pod while Travis is distracted trying to get Ohio State tickets
Spray Painted Line
Marty, Wes & Travis discuss being hungover, dance recitals, the difficulty in being a ginger, skin care and more. Then, country singer/songwriter Ray Fulcher chats with the guys about the release of his debut album, writing with Luke Combs, the impact Eric Church has had on his career and more.
All Hail the Cheese Queen
Marty and Wes discuss the SEC Meetings and the beef between Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher. Then, they get into the best Southern Rock songs of all time and give their top 3. Plus, why is it so difficult to put camping chairs away. Then, Charles Kelley from Lady A joins the guys to discuss growing up in Augusta, GA and going to The Masters, how his career got started, drinking with Wayne Gretzky & more. Finally, Abby Lampe joins the podcast to discuss being the first American woman to win Cooper's Hill Cheese-Rolling and Wake contest in England.
Cold Milk & Cold Beer
Marty and Wes find out why Travis' face is so red. Marty chats about his time spent at the Indy 500 that included mimosas at 9am and a fast exit on Sunday. Wes spent Memorial Day at the lake which leads the guys to chat about Pizza Hut & Dairy Queen. Plus, does F1 need to make a change to Monaco?
Back Home Again In Indiana with Graham Rahal
Marty finally has a name for Wes' mustache. The guys then chat about the PGA Championship, the awesome bars in Tulsa and the viral moment that happened with Marty and his sweat rag. Then, Graham Rahal joins the the guys to discuss the Indy 500, asking John Force to marry his daughter, Ohio State football and a whole lot more.
Marty and Wes chat about the upset in the Kentucky Derby, the star studded Miami Grand Prix and the drama between Joey Lagano and William Byron at Darlington. Plus, the greatest drag racer ever, John Force stops by to chat with the guys about his career, retirement and a whole lot more
I can’t wait for The podcast every week .one of my favorite episodes is the Ray Fulcher episode. He is such a good musician and person .his story is so interesting . Keep with the Dawgs Travis . Also sorry for the 1star i was tired and slipped. I will always kick myself for it .
Ray Fulcher Interview
I look forward to your podcast every week. I especially enjoy your interviews with songwriters and exploration of their craft. This most recent interview with Ray Fulcher was no exception! I love his story and I am currently enjoying “Spray Painted Line” while I’m starting my day. Definitely adding it to my library! Keep up the good work fellas!
Love listening to Marty’s accent telling stories and that he lives right down the road in Charlotte.