Matt Meinke

Notably Texan Host/Production Director

Born in Dallas, Texas, Matt moved to the Sulphur Springs area in 1990 and settled in Commerce shortly thereafter. Having dreamed of working in radio since childhood, he began working at KETR while taking Radio-Television courses at Texas A&M University-Commerce in 1993. Matt has transitioned from a part-time worker and pupil of KETR, to the station’s Chief Announcer/Producer and supervisor of student broadcasters. A familiar voice of 88-9 KETR, Matt has hosted such shows as The Late Nite Lion, and can currently be heard as host of Notably Texan.

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Bob Livingston Interview
9:05 pm
Thu June 21, 2012

Bob Livingston opens up about his music career, life, and projects

Matt Meinke speaks with a pioneer of progressive country and the "Austin Sound," and plays some of the iconic songs he's been involved in. 

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Don Williams Interview
9:05 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

Country Music Legend Don Williams Talks About His New Album

Promotional photo from the official Don Williams website.
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"And So It Goes," the first album in more than 7 years by Don Williams, releases this week, and "The Gentile Giant" of country music is excited to talk about his latest effort.

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The Grin-N-Bearit Show
1:00 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

Ace's Game: The Case of The Devil's Music

Grin-N-Bearit performing live at Greenville's Stonewall Music Hall
Grin-N-Bearit Facebook

The Grin-N-Bearit Show presents the latest episode of "Ace's Game."Private detective Ace Kicker is on a new case in 1940's Chicago.

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Galactic Anniversary
6:15 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Matt Meinke reflects as Star Wars turns 35

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May 25, 1977, a day that shall live in infamy. The George Lucas film “Star Wars” made its debut on today’s date, and created a disturbance in the Force that’s being felt to this very day.

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Notably Texan Feature Interview
5:47 pm
Thu April 26, 2012

John Tracy on Notably Texan: "One Of The Last Venues For Good Listening"

Singer, songwriter, and author John Tracy from Aledo joins Matt Meinke in the KETR studios for an in-depth interview.

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Discerning Listeners
1:21 pm
Fri April 20, 2012

Faithful Feline Fans

Say hello to a few furry fans of Notably Texan who love to listen on a nightly basis.

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Gaston Light
9:00 pm
Thu April 19, 2012

Gaston Light: "It's Just Rock N' Roll To Me, American Rock N' Roll"

Notably Texan's Matt Meinke is joined in-studio for a Feature Interview with Jason Corcoran from Dallas, who records as Gaston Light.

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Severe Weather
7:55 pm
Thu April 19, 2012

Strong Storms Possible Overnight

National Weather Service - Ft. Worth

An upper level disturbance brings the potential for strong thunderstorms to portions of Northeast Texas early Friday morning. 

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Severe Weather
3:32 pm
Fri April 13, 2012

Storms Brewing This Weekend

National Weather Service Prediction Of Affected Areas on Saturday
National Weather Service, Ft. Worth

A severe weather system is expected to reach Northeast Texas late this weekend, bringing the potential for strong storms and heavy rainfall.

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Notably Texan
9:00 pm
Thu April 12, 2012

John David Kent: "We Couldn't Do It If We Didn't Have Support Like You"

Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist John David Kent from Celeste joins Matt Meinke for a chat during Notably Texan.

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