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Columnist and novelist Sean Dietrich delivers homespun stories before live audiences, that might make you smile or cry. Tales of common people, rural places, small towns, and life in the American South. Based on the popular "Sean of the South" blog.

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Columnist and novelist Sean Dietrich delivers homespun stories before live audiences, that might make you smile or cry. Tales of common people, rural places, small towns, and life in the American South. Based on the popular "Sean of the South" blog.

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300 Ratings
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You should listen.

By 9rows - Oct 15 2018
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I do. And I like it. You probably will too.

Y’all Listen Here!!!

By InsertNickmaneHere - Aug 27 2018
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Great stories! I’ll sit in my truck in the driveway to finish up an episode.

iTunes Ratings

300 Ratings
Average Ratings
286
10
1
1
2

You should listen.

By 9rows - Oct 15 2018
Read more
I do. And I like it. You probably will too.

Y’all Listen Here!!!

By InsertNickmaneHere - Aug 27 2018
Read more
Great stories! I’ll sit in my truck in the driveway to finish up an episode.
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Sean of the South

Latest release on Feb 21, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: 100th Episode | Sean of the South

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The 100th episode of the Sean of the South podcast, live from the Main Street Theater in Bradford, Pennsylvania, hometown of Case Knives. Music by Angela Autumn. 

The Sean of the South podcast is taking a sabbatical for the holidays and sincerely wants to wish all our listeners the best Thanksgiving, the merriest Christmas, and the happiest New Year. 

Thank you for believing in us, and making these 100 episodes possible. 

Oct 31 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #2: Willie and Me | Sean of the South

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The beauty of unexpected friends found in unlikely places, and the simple joys of camper trailers. Music by Matt Sellars.  

Oct 25 2019

54mins

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Rank #3: Believe | Sean of the South

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Hear Sean talk about life as he knows it, his own story, and the way he sees things. Music by Hayfever.

Aug 24 2018

41mins

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Rank #4: Church Lady | Sean of the South

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Sean tells the story of an elderly woman who embodies the bygone era, and of the nostalgia surrounding that world. Music by Sean's friends, the Chatham Rabbits. 

Mar 15 2019

37mins

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Rank #5: Old Men | Sean of the South

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Sean talks about the weekend spent with elders, and old men who help make us who we are. Music by Sugar and the Mint.  

Nov 09 2018

44mins

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Rank #6: Humble Beginnings | Sean of the South

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The story of Sean's humble beginnings. Music by the British bluegrass legends of Clark Zuppardi Hartley. 

Feb 14 2019

46mins

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Rank #7: Sweet Home Alabama | Sean of the South

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A girl returns to the place of her beginning, after a lifetime living out West, she crosses the Alabama border and rediscovers what it means to be home. Old-time fiddle music by Tricia Spencer and Howard Rains.

Jul 14 2018

41mins

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Rank #8: Poundcake Boys | Sean of the South

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Holiness churches, snake handlers, and poundcake. Sean sings, and delivers a tale of serpentine proportions at the Chilton County Poundcake Competition in Verbena, Alabama.

Nov 11 2017

16mins

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Rank #9: Bless Their Hearts | Sean of the South

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Sean recalls how he started telling stories, and his simple beginnings, and the unlikely friends who pointed him onward. Music by Hank and Pattie and the Current. 

Feb 01 2019

44mins

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Rank #10: Love Songs | Sean of the South

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Sean tells the story about love, second chances, and small weddings in clapboard meeting houses. Music by Haywire Bluegrass Band.

Aug 17 2018

40mins

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Rank #11: Mama | Sean of the South

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The season draws to a close and it is the end of summer blessings. Sean delivers a tale of his mother, and the gentle wisdom she offered. Music by the Wildmans.

Sep 14 2018

43mins

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Rank #12: Old Pickup Trucks | Sean of the South

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Sean tells the story of old pickup trucks, friends, and the childhood moments that stick with us. Music by Vaden Landers.

Oct 18 2019

46mins

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Rank #13: Good Old Story | Sean of the South

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Sean tells the story of trying, failing, and about the saving grace of a fall day. Music by Admiral Radio. 

Oct 11 2019

51mins

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Rank #14: The Andy Griffith Show | Sean of the South

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Sean tells a story about his blue-collar father, the day he took him to work, and a black-and-white portable television. Music by Red Cedar Review.

Jan 06 2018

23mins

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Rank #15: Lower Alabama | Sean of the South

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Celebrate Mardi Gras with a trip to L.A., (Lower Alabama) and meet the old people who make the region what it is. Music by the Late Risers. 

Mar 08 2019

46mins

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Rank #16: Baptist Fried Chicken | Sean of the South

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Life, love, and fried chicken shared in fellowship halls of rural America. Sean delivers the tale of what it means to attend a potluck. Music by the Price Sisters. 

Jan 25 2019

44mins

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Rank #17: O Holy Night | Sean of the South

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The story of a people who struggle against each day, and the unexpected visitors of Christmas. Music by Adam Kiesling.

Nov 30 2018

43mins

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Rank #18: A Daddy's Love | Sean of the South

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The love between a father and his girl—a late bloomer who finds her own way in life. Music by Hearts Gone South.

Aug 31 2018

43mins

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Rank #19: A Hot Mess | Sean of the South

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Sean tells the story about a man who is a "mess," and about the mess he gets himself into. Music by Randy Cook and the Commonwealth Bluegrass Band.

Apr 21 2018

31mins

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Rank #20: Forgive Me | Sean of the South

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It's the time of year for resolutions, Sean delivers a story about accidental meetings with people you once knew. Music by the Hot Club of Cowtown.

Jan 11 2019

44mins

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