2017 Music Episodes

Story #247: Adam Carter: "I was in ROTC in high school planning on going to West Point to be a military
                     lawyer."   Westminster singer-songwriter

The Downtown Jam #24: Charles Hedgepath and the LOZ Band featuring John Durham, Wes Treadway, Josh Forbus and Dr. LuvBeats

Story #244: Mac Hobbs, "As a kid, I was banging on pots and pans in the hallway and annoying my parents."   Greenville singer-songwriter and founder of The Social Contracts

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "How Do You Feel"

Story #240: Gray Lee: "I spent my childhood by myself drawing, writing poems and re-purposing my toys."
                      Greenville balladeer

The Downtown Jam #23Charles Hedgepath, John Durham and Rush Morgan

Story #236: Heidi Chapman: "I'm actually really epic at the kazoo."
                      Lead singer of Randomonium

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Save Your Pride"

Story #229: Jeff Holland: "I got my first Mickey Mouse drum set at the age of 5 and wore it out by 5
                       and a half."

The Downtown Jam #22Charles Hedgepath, Shannon Hoover and Jack Ryan

Story #226: Lecretia Robinson: "Starting when I was 2 yrs old, I sang with a traveling 4-part harmony
                      quartet."  singer-songwriter with The ThunderRoad Band

A Downtown JamExclusive Song: "Sweet Talking"

Story #221: Steve Watson: "I was playing gigs in night clubs with high school seniors when I was in 7th grade."  Greenville Jazz musician and teacher

The Downtown Jam #21A tribute to Matt Reynolds, featuring his original songs performed by
                                            Charles Hedgepath, Darby Wilcox and Mark Charles Dye.

Story #218: Troy Jones: "Growing up, I played roller hockey with the neighbor kids, including all the fights
                     which we loved."  Greenville musician

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Sandhills Roll"

Story #214: Robert Gowan: "As a child, I ran around the grocery store singing at people."
                      singer and front man for Wasted Wine

The Downtown Jam #20Charles Hedgepath with Vilai Harrington and the Hamptones featuring
                                               Vilai Harrington, Connor Fagan and Matthew Crisp

Story #209: Jeff Edwards: "I'm a HUGE Dr. Who fan."
                     Greenville singer-songwriter

A Downtown JamExclusive Song: "Like The Blue Ridge Mountains"

Story #203: Alex Hunnicutt: "I learned to play music by ear from my grandfather."
                       Greenville singer-songwriter

The Downtown Jam#19: Charles Hedgepath with the Brooks Dixon Band featuring Brooks Dixon,
                                               Matt Crisp, Ross Krieg and Shane Byler

Story #199: Raybandz Saxz: "I was a band geek in high school."
                     Easley saxophone musician

A Downtown JamExclusive Song: Ghetto Blues

Story #195: Sharon Gerber: "Let me introduce you to Murgatroyd, my 200 yr old cello."
                      Greenville cellist and writer.

The Downtown Jam#18: Charles Hedgepath with Mac Arnold and a Plate Full of Blues featuring
                                             Dr. Mac Arnold, Max Hightower and Austin Brashier
                                             

Story #191: Trey Francis: "I was the kid that seemed the most responsible until it got dark outside."
                    Singer-songwriter and lead singer of the Dead 27s

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Walking Shoes"

Story #184: Lisa Stubbs: "As a child, I searched the woods with a friend looking for fairies."
                    Greenville SC singer-songwriter

The Downtown Jam #17Charles Hedgepath with True Blues featuring Joe Cash, Pete Cash, Joey Gunter

Story #181: Keith Groover: "I can solve a Rubik's Cube in 45 seconds."
                    Spartanburg singer-songwriter

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Brasil"

Story #176: Loretta Holloway: "As an undertaker's daughter, I had few friends growing up, except on
                                                   Halloween."  Belton jazz singer.

The Downtown Jam #16Charles Hedgepath, Samuel Kruer, Troy Jones, Matt Fassas and Nathan Gray

Story #173: Judson McKinney: "Music was in my life from the very beginning thanks to my Grandmother.  Clemson singer-songwriter

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Last Time I Get Burned"

Story #168: Sympl: "I grew up an international kid in a small town with friends from all over the world." Greenville MC and rapper

The Downtown Jam #15: Charles Hedgepath with Brandon Turner, Angela Easterling and Trey Francis

2016 Music Episodes

 To listen to a show, click on the guest's name, the Downtown Jam or whatever is underlined.

 

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Bear Tracks"

Story #160: Eric Weiler: "I own over 50 electric guitars."
                     Greenville singer-songwriter

The Downtown Jam #14: Charles Hedgepath with My Girl, My Whiskey and Me.

The 2016 Christmas Jam: Charles Hedgepath, Jacob Johnson, Greg Payne, Matt Parks, Audrey Hamilton,
                                            and My Girl, My Whiskey and Me.

A Downtown Jam™ Exclusive Song: "Pluck"

Story #151: Shane Ericks: "At six years old, I was singing in a large cathedral in the Philippines."
                    Taylors singer-songwriter

The Downtown Jam #13Charles Hedgepath and Mourning Dove featuring Lisa Stubbs and Niel Brooks

Story #147: Nick Nicholson: "For my sixth birthday, I got an old record player, a box of 45s from the 60s
                    and a drum set."  Liberty country music singer-songwriter

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Traveling Bag of Bones"

Story #143: John Durham: "As a kid, I loved playing hockey."
                     Co-producer/musical director for Local Green Music

The Downtown Jam #12:  Charles Hedgepath, Mark Dye, Matt Reynolds and Dr. Luz Beatz

Story #138: JJ Dae: "I was a two time All American Champion wrestler in college."
                     singer-songwriter

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "I Gotta Roam"

Story #135: Audrey Hamilton: "My childhood was getting dirty, playing in the creek and connecting to
                     nature."  co-lead singer of the LOZ Band.

The Downtown Jam #11: Charles Hedgepath with Taylor Moore and Jacob Johnson

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Mighty River"

Story #130: Matt Reynolds: "Growing up, Edwin McCain's dad was my pediatrician."
                    singer-songwriter and tour manager for Dark Star Orchestra

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "I'm A Jealous Man"

Story #125: Fayssoux Starling McLean: "My childhood memories include cotter pins, boat motors and
                    fishing poles."  Spartanburg singer-songwriter

The Downtown Jam #10: Charles Hedgepath and The Marcus King Band featuring David Katilius, 
                                             Jack Ryan Matt Jennings and Marcus King

A Downtown Jam™ Exclusive Song: "Broken Side Of You"

Story #116: George Beardsworth: "My childhood was playing in puddles and being a little daredevil."
                    Mauldin singer-songwriter and mandolin player for My Girl, My Whiskey and Me.

The Downtown Jam #9: Charles Hedgepath with Justin Hill, Tim White and Donnie Blackwell.

Story #113: Eddie Martin: "When I was a kid, my folks would call me in for the night by coming out on the
                                            porch and hollering my name."
                   singer-songwriter and leader of Conservation Theory.

A Downtown Jam Exclusive song: "We Are Able"

Story #106: Darby Wilcox: "At 15, my Juno email account was huge for me and my secret boyfriend."
                     Greenville singer-songwriter

The Downtown Jam #8Charles Hedgepath and The LOZ Band featuring John Durham, We Treadway, Sam Kruer, Audrey Hamilton and Josh Forbus

Story #103: Daniel Harper: "I was a high school jock, winning 2 state football championships."
                    San Souci singer-songwriter

A Downtown Jam Exclusive song: "The Buckaroos"

Story #98: Don Foster: "Growing up, my mom led me down the path of music with a hickory stick."
                   Easley music teacher and songwriter

The Downtown Jam #7Charles Hedgepath and the Piedmont Boys featuring Greg Payne and Stuart McConnell.

Story #95: Max Hightower: "My childhood friend was a horse named Cinnamon."
                   Greer singer-songwriter

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Pretty Polly"

Story #91: Tavo Ramirez: "I wanted to be an architect when I was a teen."
                   Greenville Hip Hip artist and record producer

The Downtown Jam #6Charles Hedgepath, Samuel Kruer, Jim Rollins, Matt Purinton

Story #86: Kelly Jo:  "I was a nerdy, honor roll teen."
                    Greenville singer-songwriter            

A Downtown Jam Exclusive song: "Laundromat Blues"

Story #80: Jef Chandler: "I'm the son of a Mill Village preacher."
                   San Souci singer=songwriter

The Downtown Jam #5: Charles Hedgepath, Brandon Turner, Freddie Vanderford.

Story #77: Jacob Johnson: "As a teen, I considered becoming a musician as a career."
                   Travelers Rest singer-songwriter.

A Downtown Jam Exclusive  song: "I Know How To Love"

Story #72: Marcus King: "I spent my childhood hanging out with my father and grandfather playing music."                     Greenville singer-songwriter

Story #71: Marvin King: "I was born at Donaldson Air Force Base."
                  Greenville singer-songwriter

The Downtown Jam #4: Charles Hedgepath, Fayssoux Starling McLean, Baker Maultsby, David Ezell

Story #67: Lynne Holcombe: "I've been to Burning Man five times."
                   Greenville singer-songwriter.

A Downtown Jam Exclusive song: "It's Not You, It's Me."

The Downtown Jam #3: Charles Hedgepath, Kelly Jo, Darby Wilcox

Story #60: Hans Wenzel: "I was late to school so often as a teen, they stopped giving me detention for it."
                   Greenville singer-songwriter

 

2015 Music Episodes

To listen to an episode, click on a guest's name or on the Downtown Jam

#58: Dr. Mac Arnold: "I moved out of my parents' home when I was 15."
         Greenville's legendary Blues musician

A Downtown Jam Exclusive song: "I May Leave"

A Downtown Jam Exclusive song from the Christmas Jam: "Jolly Old St. Nicholas"

#52: Brooks Dixon: "I ran cross country and track in high school."
          Greenville singer-songwriter.

The Downtown Jam #2: Charles Hedgepath, Marcus King, Marvin King

The Christmas Jam 2015: The Downtown Jam celebrates the holidays with Charles Hedgepath, Kelly Jo, 
   Marvin King, Darby Wilcox and Jef Chandler.

A Downtown Jam Exclusive Song: "Sweet Tea"

#44: Charles Hedgepath: "At 15, I got my first professional gig from my calculus teacher."
          Greenville singer-songwriter.

The Downtown Jam # 1; Charles Hedgepath, Doug Jones, Jef Chandler

#29: David Craig: "My childhood was a whole lot of church...and a little more church."
          Greenville singer-songwriter

#26: Billy Dalton: "I quit my church youth choir because they were going to make me sing a solo."
          Greenville singer-songwriter.

#4: Matt Morgan: "I was going to be an Air Force pilot."  Greenville musician and owner of
        Sit and Spin Recording Studio