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A life audio journal/alternative music podcast hosted by a former deejay living off his twentieth set of second chances.
Whether you love it or hate it, you will never be bored.
Take a chance and introduce yourself to this epic music collection and wonderfully jaded outlook on life.
Album reference for vinyl available on The Vinyl Exile Facebook page. Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro


– Episode 45 –

Episode 45-The Vinyl Exile

Hey Kids!!! Let's Put On A Show…
In Negative 45 Degree Below Zero Weather!!!

(Original Broadcast Date: February 1, 2019) Music from Crow, Eddie Money, Merle Haggard, The Producers, Ike Turner Presents The Family Vibes, The Joneses, Latimore, Sylvester Stallone, Pussy, El Chicano, Sue Saad & The Next, Baxter Robertson, Osibisa, The Temptations and Donna Summer. Albums reference available on the The Vinyl Exile Facebook page Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro

– Episode 44 –

Episode 44-The Vinyl Exile

(The Bachelor Party Episode)

(Original Broadcast Date: September 30, 2018) Music from Buckingham/Nicks, Ike & Tina Turner, Leroy Gomez, Pussy, The Mills Brothers With Count Basie, Black Rose, Merle Haggard, John Eddie, Deborah Washington, Marilyn Scott, Franke & The Knockouts, The Young Rascals and The Statler Brothers. Albums reference available on the The Vinyl Exile Facebook page Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro

– Episode 43 –

Episode 43-The Vinyl Exile

(The Bandit Sings Cole Porter)

(Original Broadcast Date: September 29, 2018) I pay musical tribute to the passing of actor/director Burt Reynolds by playing all of his musical recordings in their entirety. The 1973 release, "Ask Me What I Am". The 1975 Cole Porter movie musical, "At Long Last Love" and his only chart hit from the 1980 "Smokey And The Bandit 2" soundtrack, "Let's Do Something Cheap And Superficial. Albums reference available on the The Vinyl Exile Facebook page Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro

– Episode 42 –

Episode 42-The Vinyl Exile

(The Prodigal Podcaster Returns)

(Original Broadcast Date: July 10, 2018) I'm finally back after being away for a year and a half with a new show format, new attitude and not so new music. Albums reference available on the The Vinyl Exile Facebook page Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro

– Episode 41 –

Vox Perfection: The Vocal Genius Of  Al Jarreau

(The Good Kind Of Scat)

Original Broadcast Date: February 20, 2017. I pay tribute to the musical legacy of vocalist Al Jarreau who passed away on February 12, 2017. Song list available on the Music Diversity Protection Program Facebook page. Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro

– Episode 40 –

Cheer Up America… WE'RE FUCKED!!!!!!

(Idiots...We Get The Job Done!!)

Original Broadcast Date: December 31, 2016. Jay Nichols returns from his six month self-imposed recording hiatus… to give his farewell performance for this show. Song list available on the Music Diversity Protection Program Facebook page. Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro

– Episode 39 –

We Don’t Need No Education!!!!

(Schoolhouse Rock Tribute)

Original Broadcast Date: June 1, 2016. Dedicated In Loving Memory to WVAZ-FM Radio Personality Doug Banks and Seattle nurse and mother of three, Ingrid Lyne. May both souls rest in eternal and loving peace. Jay Nichols abandons all of his former show ideas and decides to just dedicate an episode to the legacy of the “Schoolhouse Rock” series. By the way, this doesn’t stop him from being annoyed about current events like… Song list available on the Music Diversity Protection Program Facebook page. Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro

– Episode 38 –

A Farewell In Purple

(The Prince Tribute)

Original Broadcast Date: May 1, 2016. I pay a musical tribute to one of the most important icons in music history, Prince Rogers Nelson, who tragically passed away on April 21, 2016. Song list available on the Music Diversity Protection Program Facebook page. Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro

– Episode 37 –

A Starman Crosses Eternal Cosmic Paths With The Natural Elements… And A Woman Almost Named "Vagina"

(A Musical Tribute To The Legacies Of David Bowie and Earth, Wind and Fire...AND Vanity)

Jay Nichols returns from his two month self imposed recording hiatus to pay tribute to the musical legacies of David Bowie, Maurice White and Denise "Vanity" Matthews. Song list available on the Music Diversity Protection Program Facebook page. Follow us on Twitter @MusicDivPro