Episode No. 1 – J.R. with The Red Dirt Rebel
Listen in as J.R. Hayes shared some compelling stories about his experiences in the radio industry, from his early days faking an internship to his eventual success as a radio station manager. It’s clear that his passion for storytelling and radio has been a driving force throughout his career… It’s inspiring to hear how he overcame challenges like homelessness and found his way back to doing what he loves.
J.R.’s dedication to supporting emerging artists in the Red Dirt music scene is admirable. The fact that he’s been involved in so many aspects of the country music industry, from on-air hosting to behind-the-scenes management, speaks to his versatility and expertise. His well-timed anecdotes about encounters with musicians and candid reflections on the highs and lows of his journey are exactly why we had to sit down and have a conversation with him.
Overall, it was a fascinating glimpse into the world of radio and the life of someone who’s truly dedicated to their craft.
Don’t forget, Your Story Matters. Stay Focused.™