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Feb. 18, 2021

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 23: When Suicide Feels Like the Only Escape

Morgan joins Recovery Uncensored's Ty Bechel at the Big Z Media studio and shares some of the most intimate moments of her life that makes us respect her even more. From foster care to her home going up in flames, …

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Feb. 18, 2021

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 22: Mother's Drink Too

Erin joins Recovery Uncensored's host, Ty Bechel in the Big Z Studio and reveals the shocking truth that mothers drink too. Her riveting testimony reveals what used to be fun turned into a bleak, resentment-fueled relationshi...

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Feb. 11, 2021

Recovery Uncensored Ep 21: A Brother's Revenge

Professional MMA fighter, Brandon "QuickDraw" Lowe stops by the studio to meet with the host (and his brother) and share what it was like trying to love a brother that was spiraling out of control. We break the rules on …

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Jan. 28, 2021

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 20: Country Boys Do Recover (And Survive)

From a small town of only 1,250, Ryan tells it all about growing up in Shawneetown and going to juvenile prison. He describes in detail how his addiction progressed and his struggle to feel accepted during active addiction wa...

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Jan. 14, 2021

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 19: A Hitchhiker's Guide to Recovery

Leah joins us in the studio to take us on a wild ride of hitchhiking, mailing marijuana, and making sure she was hydrated with Gatorade while Vodka controlled her life. From Illinois to California, this unique and beautiful s...

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Jan. 5, 2021

Recovery Uncensored Ep 18: Temper, Temper, Temper!

Briana joins us in the studio to discuss growing up and not feeling like she fit in. From drunken cornfields to drug court, she not only struggled with drug addiction but a temper, too. After experiencing a traumatic event wi...

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Dec. 24, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep 17: Alida Takes No Shit

Alida joins us in the studio to talk about leaving Colorado, its beautiful landscape, and family behind for a man to come to an industrialized abyss in Madison County, Illinois, where her addiction took her places she never d...

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Dec. 10, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep 16: Meagan's Escape

On this episode of Recovery Uncensored, Meagan shares her story with us on her journey with addiction, panhandling, living in a vacant building, and how she recovered. She answers the Hot Seat questions and Ty gives you a bri...

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Nov. 19, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 15: From Hollywood to the Border of Mexico

There comes a time when an interview produces testimony that is moving, emotional, and inspirational. Well, this episode is all of those. Danielle puts it all out on the table for our listeners to experience. From moving to C...

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Oct. 30, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Episode 14: Adderall at Any Cost

Wow! What an interview with Angela. From boosting anything she could get her hands on to a severe Adderall addiction, it is remarkable she was able to escape the grips of her addiction. Humility taught her that recovery is mo...

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Oct. 19, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 13: Addiction is no laughing matter

Jeremiah "HD" Reeves, funnyman and stand-up comedian, shares stories about life doing comedy shows and how the alcohol and lifestyle were no longer funny. We talk about music and when he met Jelly Roll, we talk about relation...

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Sept. 29, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 12: Meth, Cars, and Retribution

Sponsored by: Gateway Foundation What... An... Interview! Benjamin Thompson, World Famous Car Salesman, brought honesty, truth, and a whole lotta chaos turned redemption with his brutally straightforward testimony. He held no...

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Sept. 18, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 11: A Teenage Daughter Recounts Her Father's …

Episode 11 breaks all the molds when our host's daughter joins us in the WBGZ 107.1 studio for an intriguing and insightful interview. 14 year old, Dorie Mae, takes the listeners down memory lanes of what she recalls of her …

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Aug. 29, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 10: Roast the Host Special

In this special episode, a past guest shows up to interview the host, Ty. You have heard much of his story through bits and pieces of the show, but Kevin serves as an astounding guest host and wasted no time …

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July 30, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Episode 9: Crack is Whack

Melody blew us AWAY with her testimony of when she was led to selling crack, getting high on her own supply, nearly losing her life to two men, and turning her life around by finding God and Recovery after her …

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July 10, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 8: Pills, Pills, and More Pills!

How long can one person hide their active addiction before family, friends, and co-workers know the person we used to be was no more? Kevin joins us to discuss his escalation of alcohol use that led to taking pain medication …

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June 19, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 7: Drug Court to Recovery & Peer Wellness Co…

HOLY S#$#! Our guest, Jason Zarantonello, laid out honesty and humility all in one interview. Running the streets of St. Louis to get his fentanyl eventually landed him in Drug Court. Many people think Drug Court is set up to...

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June 18, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 6: From the Streets to Recovery

This interview is DEEP! With all of the controversy and injustices in the nation today, Ty Hill blesses Recovery Uncensored with his presence to discuss, as an African-American in long-term recovery, Black Lives Matter, Georg...

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May 8, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 5: Meditation, Chakras, and Recovery

Sponsored by: Gateway Foundation. Rachel "RAE" Treadway, the owner of Tranquility Exchange, joins us in the WBGZ 107.1 studio to discuss her recovery journey and her impressive knowledge of Reiki Meditation, Singing Bowl Ther...

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March 13, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 4: Fake Id's, Rock-n-Roll, and Dar Bryant

Fake ID's! Meth Manufacturing! Arizona's Top 10 Most Wanted List! Our very special guest, Dar Bryant, takes us on a personal journey from small-town church boy to meth addiction and being on the State of Arizona's Top Ten Mos...

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Feb. 23, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 3: Vapes, Recovery, and a guy named Dan-o.

We sit down with 3D Vapor LLC owner and person in long-term recovery and discuss taking business risks, dealing with insecurities and suicidal thoughts, and how a life of recovery has shaped him into the person he is today. H...

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Jan. 23, 2020

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 2: WE (Wooten & Easton) Strong: A Candid Look…

Episode 2: WE Strong: A Candid Look into LGBTQ & Recovery is not for those that are not willing to be open-minded and willing to learn from our two amazing guests, Alex Easton and Michael Wooten. To break it down …

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Dec. 18, 2019

Recovery Uncensored Ep. 1: Disease, or not a disease, that is the que…

How exciting! Our pilot episode for Recovery Uncensored features our host, Ty A. Bechel, with special guest Mike Morrison. Will the age old question if addiction is a disease or not a disease finally be answered? Mike Morriso...

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