Julianne also talked about the serendipity of meeting Brooks at just the right time last year.
I suppose it’s been busy and that’s the way it should be.
In addition to his radio show, which is heard in more than 40 markets around the country, he’s also a recording artist busy promoting and touring behind his sophomore album, To make both sides of his career work, he has mastered the art of juggling.
When he started on the show, he was already two years out from his record deal with RCA and focused solely on songwriting.
However, driving plays a major theme in “All I Ever Wanted” and “Good Time Comin’ On.” “The Easy Part” has a line about picking up the car keys, and “She’s Gonna Hurt Somebody” depicts a woman who’s driving too fast. And that depends on whether their record is doing well in the stores.” Wicks grew up on a farm in Delaware and majored in education at Florida Southern College. King to Jerry Lewis to Huey Lewis & the News to Brad Paisley to Wynonna to John Mayer,” he says. It was all different genres, and you got to see how they treated their audience and how their audience responded.” Wicks moved to Nashville during his senior year of college after making frequent visits from Florida.
“Now that you bring it up, that’s all I’m going to think about.” And although he says there’s no correlation between the songs and his previous job, Wicks did work as a valet parking attendant at Fleming’s, an upscale steakhouse in Nashville.