The Steve Dahl Podcast
Hang up his headphones and ride off into the sunset? No, that’s not what happened to Steve Dahl. He finally ran out of radio stations to abuse, and/or to abuse him, and he started up a daily podcast. After 40+ years on the radio, Steve has earned the right to say whatever he wants, whenever he wants.
Steve welcomes Mike Mascow of Roast2Order.shop for a little coffee talk. Mike shares a few industry secrets. Did you know a goat herder discovered coffee? Brendan patiently awaits a delayed shipment of Utz pretzels. Also: how to properly fold a halibut.
February 25, 2021
Radio vs. Radio
Steve dug up airchecks of Rush Limbaugh from his 1970s music DJ days. Radio keeps changing, but not for the better. Steve and Janet took possession of a fresh coconut cream pie. A Wayfair hutch arrived with a broken piece, but Steve found one elsewhere.
February 24, 2021
Two Coconut Pies
Steve’s FL neighbor drives his steaks to the community grill. Joe’s uncle is recovering from a heart attack he suffered while shoveling snow. Steve has some thoughts about the Tiger Woods accident coverage. Was that kiss this morning for Rosie or Steve?
February 23, 2021
Steve and Janet received a fortuitous phone call regarding their vaccine doses. Mike Royko once showed up to Steve’s Carnegie Theater show. Necco Wafers figure into his beef with Royko. It’s the end of line for Daft Punk. Dag’s car has a parasitic draw.
February 22, 2021
Steve saved a turtle from the middle of the road. Tom Thayer is off to surf for two hours minimum today. Dag purchased a Memory Foam mattress and Steve used his new stove to toast cheese bread. The engine failed and fell apart during a flight to Hawaii.
February 19, 2021
We light the lamp with Rich Cohen. His new book is Pee Wees: Confessions of a Hockey Parent. Steve remembers the first time he heard Wally Phillips. We speak with an alphabetical band’s drummer in Tasmania. Could Steve and Garry have run a funeral home?
February 18, 2021
Steve phoned Joe Gaspar to check on his well-being. There are many men named Steve Dahl in Texas. Janet spotted a turtle crossing the road. The jumble guy drew a Dag cartoon. Is Janet on a 2-year waiting list for tiny dogs? Dag’s car still isn’t fixed.
February 17, 2021
Rush To Judgement
Steve and Janet attended a poolside condo board meeting. Smoke Detector Medic changed out all the smoke detectors. Janet waited in the car while Steve made a lobster roll run. He placed an erroneous order and struck up a conversation with an Illinoisan.
February 16, 2021
It’s a legit blizzard! At least a foot of snow fell in Chicago. Steve spotted a maskless shopper at the supermarket. Janet ordered a lobster salad BLT at dinner. Steve is intrigued by a story about Florida predators. It’s his WINK news story of the day.
February 15, 2021
Goo For You
Dag fears barcodes because he read weird religious comic books as a boy. Tom Thayer put his famous steak towel to work during a food truck visit. Tom isn’t sold on Steve’s choice of goo pies. Steve offered the internet guy a cup of fresh roasted coffee.
February 12, 2021
Janet went shopping for Steve. Dag’s car troubles continue as they have to remove the dashboard to examine the wires. We listen to teddy bear songs and one reminds Dag of road trips with The Slugs. Deciding on a pepper mill causes Brendan consternation.
Free Preview EpisodeJanuary 6, 2021
Just One Wish?
Steve, Dag and Joe are turned off by the trendy apple butter and butternut squash tacos served up in Bucktown. Steve reveals a big wish. Joe answers Steve’s questions about the intricacies of the Spanish language. Steve feels comfortable around ex-nuns.
Free Preview EpisodeNovember 20, 2020
Birthday Brothers 2020
Happy birthday, Stever! He’s 66 years old. Joe Walsh joins the Dahlcast for another shared celebration of born days. Joe bounces fresh song lyrics off the guys to get their opinions. Janet offered to make Steve’s favorite birthday meal, beef stroganoff.
Free Preview EpisodeOctober 16, 2020
Grandpas Rock, Foles Roles
Steve has been in studio trying to make new music, but hasn’t hit his creative stride. Should he assemble a Grandpa band? Virginia has some wardrobe concerns on the latest episode of The Virginia Monologues. Brendan begins monitoring himself externally.
Free Preview EpisodeSeptember 1, 2020
Tom Thayer’s Burnt Chicken
Steve’s cashing in big time on the royalty check front. Number 57 has an issue with some burnt chicken. There’s plenty of Chicago sports talk, and more inside the 1985 Bears from Tom. Steve covets Dag’s legumes. There’s a great new show open too. Enjoy!