About the show

Ben Fields brings in his favorite artists, entertainers, and friends for a to-the-point conversation about what makes them tick. Recorded in his wood-shop-turned-studio, Ben gets straight to business providing his listeners a window into his guests' lives and minds.

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Episodes

  • #54-Sammy McAteer

    January 11th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 15 mins
    ben fields, knoxville, music venue, open chord, sammy mcateer, tennessee

    Sammy McAteer is a Talent Buyer and Promoter for the music industry.

  • #53-Jon "Cornbred" Worley

    January 4th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 9 mins
    ben fields, jon cornbred worley, knoxville, scruffy city, sobriety, south of scruffy, tennessee

    Jon "Cornbred" Worley is a musician and music promoter based in East Tennessee

  • #52-Joseph Nother

    December 27th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 28 mins
    ben fields popfizz, designsensory, joseph nother, south of scruffy

    Joseph Nother is the co-founder and Executive Creative Director of the advertising agency DesignSensory. Joesph is also a co-founder of the T.V. production company, PopFizz.

  • #51-Alan "Knoxville Urban Guy" Sims

    December 20th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 1 min
    ben fields, inside of knoxville, insideofknoxville.com, knoxville urban guy, south of scruffy

    Alan Sims is the author of the Inside of Knoxville blog.

  • #50-Mike McGill

    December 13th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  2 hrs 23 mins
    bluegrass, country western, knoxville, mike mcgill, south of scruffy, tennessee

    Mike McGill is a Country and Bluegrass musician based in Knoxville, Tennessee

  • #49-William Wild

    December 6th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  2 hrs 7 mins
    ben fields, garrett sale, knoxville, morning, south of scruffy, tn, william wild

    Garrett Sale (William Wild) is Sony Music Masterworks recording artist based in Knoxville, TN.

  • #48-Beau Patton

    November 29th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 11 mins
    beau patton, ben fields, honeybee husband, honeybee styling and design, knoxville, south of scruffy, tennessee, tn

    Beau Patton is a filmmaker and entrepreneur based in Knoxville, TN.

  • #47-Ryan Whitbeck

    November 22nd, 2020  |  Season 1  |  51 mins 10 secs
    ben fields, homelessness, knox area rescue ministries, knoxville, ryan whitbeck, south of scruffy, tennessee, tn

    Ryan Whitbeck is a former marine now serving the homeless community of East Tennessee.

  • #46-Wes Roach

    November 15th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  59 mins 55 secs
    ben fields, korn ferry tour, pga tour, south of scruffy, web.com, wes roach, willow creek golf club

    Wes Roach is a professional golfer playing on the Korn Ferry and PGA tours.

  • #45-Chris McAdoo

    November 9th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 21 mins
    ben fields, chris mcadoo, knoxville, maker city, maker city summit, south of scruffy, tennessee, tn

    Chris McAdoo is a Painter, Printmaker, and Public Speaker

  • #44-Travis Wyrick

    November 1st, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 1 min
    10 years, ben fields, dolly parton, knoxville, pod, tennessee, travis wyrick

    Travis Wyrick is an American music producer.

  • #43-Rusty Odom

    October 26th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 18 mins
    ben fields, blank news, knoxville, knoxville tennessee, monster mash, rusty odom, second bell music festival, south of scruffy, tennessee, tn

    Rusty Odom is the creator of Blank News, Blank Fest, and Second Bell Music Festival.

  • #42-Charlie Jennings

    October 18th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 23 mins
    ac entertainment, ben fields, bonnaroo, charlie jennings, grey street productions, south of scruffy, vegoose

    Charlie Jennings is a veteran concert production guru.

  • #41-Cylk Cozart

    October 12th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 27 mins
    actor, ben fields, cotton eyed joe, cylk cozart, ernest movies, knoxville, los angeles, montreat college, nba, tn, white men can't jump

    Cylk Cozart is an actor, model and philanthropist hailing from Knoxville, TN.

  • #40-Six Pack with Zack #2 - Grady Milligan

    October 5th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  2 hrs 8 mins
    ben fields, grady milligan, knox brew hub, knox brew tours, knoxville, tn, zack roskop

    Grady Milligan is a singer/songwriter based out of Knoxville, TN.

  • #39-Sam Thomas

    September 27th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 10 mins
    alicia keys, ben fields, knoxville, sam thomas, south of scruffy, tennessee, tn, tricky stewart

    Sam Thomas is a 4 time Grammy Award winning recording engineer, producer, and location sound mixer.