“Dusty Attics”, Episode 10: Linda Gray

That Dallas has no better ambassador than Linda Gray could be said of both the city and the TV show. Born in Santa Monica, California, Linda has always been one of the most accessible, approachable of superstars - and [...]

“Dusty Attics”, Episode 1: Jen Myers

I told my daughter not long ago that out of all the work I've done over the years, this is the piece I'd want her to hear. If you listen, I think you'll understand why. A great many people [...]

“Dusty Attics”, Episode 9: D’Andra Simmons Lock

D'Andra Simmons Lock is living an adventure. Besides starring as one of Bravo TV's Real Housewives of Dallas, D'Andra and husband Jeremy are also building a life together - while she contends with the daily pressures of running a [...]

This week’s guest on “Dusty Attics”: D’Andra Simmons

It's a big weekend, Reality TV fans. First, it's the all-request and dedication Saturday Night Special starting at 7. Then at 11, it's my weekly record-listening party - this week with one of the stars of The Real Housewives [...]

“Dusty Attics”, Episode 8: Eric Nadel

Eric Nadel has spent his summer evenings entertaining Texas Rangers fans since 1979. A winner of Major League Baseball's Ford Frick Award, Nadel is now enshrined in the Hall of Fame along with childhood heroes such as Mel Allen and [...]

This weekend’s guest on “Dusty Attics”: Eric Nadel

Fans tell him all the time, but Eric Nadel already knows. He has a dream job. It started back in Brooklyn, long before more than four decades of excellence took him to Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame. Enthralled [...]

This Week’s Guest on “Dusty Attics”: Chef Dean Fearing

It's really impossible to overstate the impact Dean Fearing has had on Dallas-Fort Worth. Then you have to wrap your head around how he's changed the culinary landscape around the world. For those of us who grew up here, [...]

This week’s guest on “Dusty Attics”? Chad Hennings

All-State back in Iowa. All-American at the Air Force Academy. Outland Trophy winner. Pilot and United States Air Force combat veteran. Three-time Super Bowl champion. Walter Camp Alumni Award winner. Businessman, entrepreneur, inspirational speaker, husband of his college sweetheart [...]

This Weekend’s Guest On “Dusty Attics”? Chad Hennings

You know how every once in awhile you get to know someone and think, "Man, I wouldn't mind being just a little more like that guy." That's former Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman, 3-time Super Bowl champion, United States Air [...]

Meet this weekend’s guest on “Dusty Attics”

It is going to be a fun weekend. This is the week of the legendary Greenville Avenue St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival, now celebrating its 40th year of utter insanity. If you're new to Dallas-Fort Worth, forget about getting [...]

“Dusty Attics” Episode 4: Meet this weekend’s guest

A very big Saturday night ahead, as we all Spring forward one hour. Daylight Saving Time is upon us. Naturally, there are about a gazillion "time" songs we'll be diving into during this weekend's all-request and dedication Saturday Night [...]

“Dusty Attics”: Episode 3 (3.2.19) – Paige Flink’s playlist

Airing every Saturday night at 11, "Dusty Attics" is basically a record listening party. We invite friends over, they bring their favorite songs, and we talk about why they love them. This weekend's was Paige Flink, CEO of The [...]

“Dusty Attics”, Episode 3: Meet this week’s guest

She became executive director of The Family Place in 1997. Within a few short years the organization raised more than $5-million dollars over its annual budget, and built a 55,000 foot safe campus for the battered and abused women, [...]

This week’s guest on “Dusty Attics”? The inimitable Alan Peppard

He might be the only person I know who knows absolutely everybody. Growing up here plus thirty years at The Dallas Morning News will do that, and the stories Alan Peppard can tell? OMG. And this weekend he'll share [...]

Dusty Attics, Episode 1 (2.16.19) – Jen Myers’ playlist

Jen Myers 2.16.19 Playlist 1. "Flood" - Jars of Clay  2. "Sixteen" - No Doubt  3. "Crucify" - Tori Amos 4. "The Distance" - Cake  5. "You Can Call Me Al" - Paul Simon 6. "Rabbit Heart" [...]

February 19th, 2019|Categories: Discover, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

“Dusty Attics” debuts on KLUV this Saturday night. Meet my first guest.

For six years, she served the Fox 4 viewing audience as a staff meteorologist, and a very good one at that. And then one day, she was gone. Why would anyone just up and leave a plum job in [...]

The Best Work I’ve Ever Done

Naturally, it started as someone else's idea. Back in the early 80s I worked at what is now KLUV's sister-station, Alt 103.7. In those days it was known as 103.7 KVIL, and we enjoyed a lot of success. One of [...]

Is This Barbecue Restaurant The Second-Best Place To Eat In America?

You may have seen the story on the news. Yelp recently published its new Best Places To Eat list for 2019 - and based on ratings and the number of reviews, Celina's Tender Smokehouse ranked #2. In the whole country. Keep in [...]

8 Restaurants To Try During The Fort Worth Stock Show

If you’re going to the Stock Show, you’ll want the full experience. Follow the hats. The first time I went to the Fort Worth Stock Show my Pop had to lift me onto the pony ride. I’ve been [...]

Jody’s Three Christmas Films You’ve Probably Never Seen (But Should)

We all have our favorite films. When it comes to the Holidays, this is especially true. Opinions are strong. Witness the annual debate over whether Die Hard is a Christmas movie. Look, I think Stalag 17 qualifies as a [...]

December 17th, 2018|Categories: Discover|