Posts Tagged ‘hate mail’

Matthew West Writes the Ultimate Graduation Song

It’s graduation season, and even though there are countless great tunes for moving on to the next chapter of life, we thought we could take it to the next level by writing our own. We took some of your ideas of graduation cliches and had Matthew West work them into a song. As always, he absolutely killed it! What was even more amazing than the song itself is the fact that he wrote it in… … Continue reading

Matthew West Writes Another Catchy Song On The Spot

We already know that Matthew West is the master of turning the most mundane things into beautiful music, based on how he’s composed songs from Wally’s hate mail. This time, we decided to challenge him to write a custom jingle for one of our listeners. We got Daniel the Uber driver on the phone to tell us a little bit about his job, and then we watched Matthew work his magic. It’s nearly impossible not to get this tune… … Continue reading

Matthew West’s Hilarious Improv Song for One of Wally’s Students

Wally teaches a college class on creativity at Lipscomb University and invited Matthew West to tell his story and sing an improv song based on suggestions from the class. One student named Jared showed up late that day with a melted popsicle, so he quickly became the subject of Matthew’s on-the-spot song. This isn’t the first time Matthew West has turned a bad situation into music within minutes. Every time he visits, he is able to create… … Continue reading

In Defense of Christian Radio

This is a thing I just wrote about a common complaint we get. Look, I get it. “Christian radio” is many things, and not all of them great. I’ve worked in different radio formats, but have spent most of my time on Christian pop stations. I’ve seen all the sides of it. I know the artists, the record companies, the other Christian radio hosts, and the listeners. We’re all messed-up in our own uniquely horrible… … Continue reading