The Happy Trucker Show “In-Law” edition 3-8-17

The Happy Trucker’s in-laws join him in studio and hilarity ensues. Cindy has a broken toe and her doctor wants to amputate it. She doesn’t see the humor.. everyone else does. She also tells us about her brushes with fame and why Huey Lewis is a jerk. Kitchen remodeling and carpenter talk with Jerry and […]

The Happy Trucker Show 1st Gear 3-1-17

Better late than never. Here’s the podcast of The Happy Trucker Show from March 1st. 3 song Jag by Dale Watson kicks off this week’s show and then… The Trucker got himself a vinyl record of the Smokey and The Bandit soundtrack and it’s awesome. Enjoy songs and outtakes of the movie via a scratchy […]

The Happy Trucker Show 2nd Gear 3-1-17

The 2nd hour of The Happy Trucker Show Starts off with some Kris Kristofferson. He’s getting by High and Strange, but really, who isn’t? Bobby Bare’s “food Blues”. Some Trucker commentary on Little Feet and then hold on to your ripple because the Trucker gets the blues. Allman Brothers deep cut from live at the […]

The Happy Trucker Show 3rd Gear 3-1-17

This hour of The Happy Trucker Show starts off with some traditional…. and non-traditional bluegrass. Ricky Scaggs, Old and In The Way, Robert Earl Keen’s rendition of “Old Home Place” kicks some serious ass! Doc Watson, Danny Barnes and the always popular Hayes Carll. An Eleven Hundred Springs Jag including some Trucker Commentary followed by […]

All Songs About The Combustible Engine with Sufferin’ Sam 2-22-17 The Long Sufferin’ MN Sam, owner of The Dune Buggy Supply and member of The White Iron Band joins The Happy Trucker Show for 3 plus hours of VW talk, stories, live in studio performances, phone calls from drunken listeners and of course Songs That Don’t Suck…. for the most part. You can’t start […]

The Happy Trucker Show 2nd Gear Car Songs 2-22-17

New to The Happy Trucker Show and brought in By Sufferin’ Sam and given to him by his UPS driver Mean Mountain starts off second Gear of this week’s Show. The Trucker opens the phone lines and takes a very weird question form an obviously “special” caller about what kind of VW he should get […]

The Happy Trucker Show 3rd Gear, Car Songs 2-22-17

The Happy Trucker along wit Sufferin’ Sam from Dune Buggy Supply continue their tribute to the combustible engine and all things related. Bill kirchen’s epic (and we don’t use that word very often) version of Hot Rod Lincoln kicks off this hour followed by some “guitar karaoke: to George Jones’s Corvette song. You can’t do […]

The Happy Trucker Show 1st Gear, 2-15-17 This Doesn’t Suck.

This might be one of The Happy Trucker’s best shows in years… Why? I don’t know. His show rarely sucks. The Rolling Nowhere not only kick ass but they kick off this week’s show, two songs by Sturgil F%$*ing Simpson, We got some Junior Brown, Jason Boland’s baby lovess him when he’s stoned, some vinyl […]

The Happy Trucker Show 2nd gear (hour 2) 2-15-17

Corb Lund and Jack Elliot kick off the 2nd hour of The Happy Trucker Show gearing up for next week’s show with the owner of Dune Buggy Supply all about automobiles. Next the Trucker get down and dirty with some kick ass bluegrass by Dolly Parton, Ricky Scaggs and Chris Thile. Some great music by […]

The Happy Trucker Show 3rd gear, Songs about the devil, 2-15-17

For some reason The Happy Trucker starts playing songs with the word Devil in the title and/or band name. Surprisingly it’s a really great hour of songs that don’t suck.. For the most part. There’s one or two that we have no idea what the hell he was thinking. All and all it’s a fun […]