Al Hill opened the show. Al spoke about his attitude during the week, how he dealt with the stress.  He also talked about the past year and the many doors which have been opened


THE JUDGES - Segment Begins At The 39:00 Mark

Barbara Blue, Steven Suen and Michael 'Hawkeye' Herman joined me. These three have been judges for years and we covered many topics, including the scoring, how the crowd affects them, situations they have witnessed both good and bad. They each gave their thoughts on what to do and what not to do during the week. And, you will hear a great suggestion regarding sound checks.


2017 BAND WINNER - Segment Begins At The 1:41:00 Mark

Dawn Tyler Watson joined me. Dawn and her band were the 2017IBC Band Winners. Dawn gave some great pointers on attitude, health tips and more. She also spoke about how her musical life has changed since last year.