Thekudzoo Radio Hour



The KUDZOO Radio is brought to you by by KUDZOO Magazine, the Digital Magazine of the South. Your host is Michael Buffalo Smith ("The Ambassador of Southern Rock") Author, Musician and Publisher of KUDZOO Magazine. Smith has been writing about music and performing for over 30 years, interviewing everyone from The Allman Brothers Band to Delaney & Bonnie to George Harrison, from Billy Bob Thornton to Charlie Daniels. He has written countless feature articles, review and interviews in magazines, and authored several books. His latest, REBEL YELL: AN ORAL HISTORY OF SOUTHERN ROCK, with a foreword by Alan Walden, was published in the fall of 2014 by Mercer University Press and is available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other fine book stores. Before becoming a writer, Buffalo worked as a Radio Personality for many years and went to college to study acting and improv. Join Buffalo as he interviews the stars and the up and coming bands and musicians of rock, country and all good music. Also check up new podcasts at y'all on the radio.


  • Hornbuckle, Surprise Guest Co-Host

    20/04/2014 Duración: 01h59min

    Happy Easter! After four years on BlogTalk Radio, The KUDZOO Radio Hour  is moving. Tonight will be our final show on Sunday night. However, KUDZOO will remain on the air in a new one hour format, airing Saturdays at 8 PM/EST on Wild Man Steve has a great online station 24/7,  playing an eclectic mix of music - not a bad track in the bunch. And the sound is crystal clear! Steve DJs M-F mornings, and he hosts a ton of great shows like The Grateful Dead Radio Hour. Check him out! And join us Saturday, April 26th!Tonight we welcome back and old friend as surprise guest co-host!   Our special guests tonight is the band HORNBUCKLE. Brian & Michael Hornbuckle cut their teeth with their father, Denver blues guitar legend Bobby Hornbuckle, on stage as his back up band. In 1996 Bobby “went home.” Michael put down the sticks and inherited his dad’s Gibson; perhaps a piece of Bobby’s soul and his ability to play guitar came along with it. Since then, the blues rockers have shared stages with everyo

  • I Anthem, Beth McKee

    13/04/2014 Duración: 01h58min

    The KUDZOO Radio Hour welcomes I ANTHEM to the big show! With the release of the first LP, "West of Homeland," I Anthem is already finding a pulse in rock audiences and radio with their Billboard top 10 single Enemy and top 15 single Fighting Gravity. Since founding members Edwards and drummer, Tyler Bodkins, began in 2009, the South Carolina based rock band has stayed true to pursuing that vision. The newest record reveals that the rock band has found their true sound through a cohesive and powerful combination of overdriven guitars, infectious melodies, and relentless grooves. We are also pleased to welcome the soulful piano and voice of BETH McKEE. Beth has lived through the South from Mississippi to New Orleans, through Florida, Texas and North Carolina, and has known both the joys and hard times that are necessary to create great music.  With these deep southern roots, her music has elements of soul, jazz, blues, rock and roll, gospel and country. She brings her full-hearted voice, skillful piano playing

  • Idlewild South, Johnny Stachela

    06/04/2014 Duración: 01h54min

    THE KUDZOO RADIO HOUR welcomes IDLEWILD SOUTH, a Southern Rock band from South Carolina. They are Southern Rockers, yes, but they have their own great sound that blends in elements of Americana, soul. Roots rock and alt-country. The band has a brand new album called GHOSTS, and we will hear a few tracks from the album and talk about the band’s history that started some 35 years ago.Also on the big show is JOHNNY STACHELA. His supercharged power trio, The Johnny Stachela Band puts a fresh spin on the 70s era blues/rock sound of bands like ZZ Top, with a dash of Gov’t Mule and a whole lot of red hot blues guitar. Join us for conversation and some outstanding music! We welcome you to join the chat room during the show as well! See ya Sunday!

  • Charlie Daniels, Dixie Still

    30/03/2014 Duración: 01h49min

    The KUDZOO Radio Hour welcomes the one and only CHARLIE DANIELS back to the big show! Charlie will be discussing his new album Off the Grid: Doin' It Dylan, a rocking tribute to our generation's finest songwriter! We'll also catch up with this non-stop artist to see what all he has been up to lately. Also on the program, country rockers Dixie Still from Gastonia, NC, a band that is on their way to the top, with great vocals, great songs and a real feel good sound. From their southern gospel roots and through several changes, the trio has evolved into a Nashville powderkeg that is set to explode! Y'all join us! Call ins are welcome! Join the chat room during the show!

  • Monte Yoho, Jake Haldenwang

    23/03/2014 Duración: 01h59min

    The KUDZOO Radio Hour welcomes another member of Southern Rock Royalty to the big program - MONTE YOHO, current and founding drummer for THE OUTLAWS. Monte has been there for the whole ride, so this is going to be a fun, history-packed conversation you DON'T want to miss! Green Grass and High Tides FOREVER! Also on the big show, we welcome back our friend and one of the hottest guitar slingers ever to pick up a Gibson, JAKE HALDENWANG. If you have not heard/seen this young man, you are truly missing out. From blues to rock, he and his band HALDEN VANG will blow your socks off and make you HAPPY you are now barefoot! What a show! Phone the neighbors, spread the word, share the link! See you on the radio!