We Made You A Song We Made You A Song is a podcast about songs commissioned by fans and then created by The Steel Wheels during the 2020 Pandemic. Each episode explores the story behind the song, the people involved, and the songwriting process. This podcast is a creative collaboration between The Steel Wheels and WMRA.
We Made You A Song

We Made You A Song

From WMRA

We Made You A Song is a podcast about songs commissioned by fans and then created by The Steel Wheels during the 2020 Pandemic. Each episode explores the story behind the song, the people involved, and the songwriting process. This podcast is a creative collaboration between The Steel Wheels and WMRA.

Most Recent Episodes

Where Our Future Begins

Season 2, Episode #7: Where Our Future Begins Harrisonburg's local chapter of the Boys & Girls Club asks the band to help celebrate 25 years. https://www.bgchr.org

Lifeline

Season 2, Episode #6: Lifeline The band creates a song to celebrate the pets and animal companions that help us get through the good days and the bad.

Memories In Mind

Season 2, Episode #5: Memories In Mind Four daughters ask the band to capture the spirit, and celebrate the life of their father, a retired horseshoer in Winfield, Kansas.

Mark On Me

Season 2, Episode #4: Mark On Me A follow-up to a song from Season 1 ( My Name Is Sharon ), gives the band a chance to pay tribute to a life ended too soon with unexpected connections found in the aftermath. The song also enables bandmates to discuss their own personal journeys through grief. Here is Eric's blogpost mentioned in the episode . https://medium.com/@brubakeres/about-that-empathy-dfb3de16aa22

Adventures of Grace and Henry

Season 2, Episode #3: Adventures of Grace and Henry A grandmother's newborn bonding time is interrupted by the pandemic so the band writes a song to help celebrate a new addition to the family's story.

Time Is All I Need

Season 2, Episode #2: Time Is All I Need The band is asked to write a song about a lasting relationship that didn't happen overnight, one that took a little effort and time.

Where I'm From

Season 2, Episode #1: Where I'm From A superfan asks the band to write about an historic Chicago school that is much more than just an old building.

We Made You A Song - Season 2 is Coming!

Coming Soon - Season 2 of We Made You A Song. Stay Tuned!

Family Is Power

Season 1, Episode #9: Family Is Power A Michigan matriarch celebrates a milestone birthday in isolated times and the band acknowledges the gentle power of familial connection.

Genevieve

Season 1, Episode #8: Genevieve A musical family commemorates a marriage in song.