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Misery and Jim

An extended mix of music and stories on a new country theme for each show. Hosted by Jim Walker weekly on 99.1 WQRT in Indianapolis. Made possible with the support of Duke’s Indy, a honky-tonk venue, restaurant and neighborhood pub on Indy’s near Southside.

Feel free to email Jim with feedback, requests, or other thoughts at jim@wqrt.org.


Show 031 : Gideon

Show 030 : Caleb Keith

Original air date: March, 2019 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

The Misery and Jim show is made possible with the support of Dukes Indy

Show 029 : Johnny Cash

Original air date: March 12, 2019 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

Nick Zuckerman joins your host, Jim Walker, with the assistance of Jon Martin, for a special Misery and Jim full of Johnny Cash goodness.

Show 022 : Starting 2019 with a Look at 2018 shows

Original air date: Jan. 1, 2019 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

We start 2019 by looking back at our 2018 shows with songs by Gary Stewart, Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton, OB McClinton, Hayes Carl, Lear Lynn, Bettye LaVette and many more. Click here to view a PDF of the playlist.

Show 021 : Blue, Not So Blue - Misery for the Holidays

Original air date: December 18, 2018 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

The holidays, like life in general, are a time of joy and misery alike. But, while there are some blue Christmas songs in the mix, this is a lively batch of classic country holiday tunes for all to enjoy. Click here to view a PDF of the playlist.

Show 020 : Sad Country Songs with Daniel Hook

Original air date: December 11, 2018 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

On this episode of Misery and Jim, Daniel J. Hook shares writing about country music and life along with sad classic songs he loves. Click here to view a PDF of the playlist.

Show 019 : Psychedelic Country

Original air date: November 27, 2018 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

This episode of Misery and Jim is about psychedelic country from the 60s to now and yes it includes six versions of Just Dropped In. Click here to view a PDF of the playlist.

Show 018 : Ralph Mooney

Original air date: November 20, 2018 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

This episode of Misery and Jim is about pedal steel guitar legend, Ralph Mooney, and was inspired by this podcast of Cocaine and Rhinestones. Click here to view a PDF of the playlist.

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