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Bill Mack still in ‘friendly negotiations’ over return to SiriusXM

| July 10, 2012

The latest on Bill Mack's plans for getting back in the saddle as the Midnight Cowboy on overnight radio.

UPDATE: Bill Mack not back yet

| July 10, 2012

The day after we published the following look-back through some of the videos we've done with trucking radio legend Bill Mack, SiriusXM ran this July 2 update on the status of Mack's reported return as ...

Midnight Cowboy Bill Mack back in the saddle

| July 01, 2012

If you haven't heard, the trucking radio giant is back on overnight radio via Willie's Roadhouse on SiriusXM Channel 56, broadcasting Sunday through Friday in the midnight-3 a.m. Eastern time slot. A couple of years ...

Results: The top 10 trucking songs of all time

| August 04, 2011

We asked, you told, then voted. Here are the results, with links to download an mp3 via Amazon, where available.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | April 03, 2011

A live necklace, a chance to win a flatbed, a heroic trucker, striking truck drivers in South Africa and record cargo theft are among the trucking issues featured.

Overdrive 50th Anniversary

Lucinda Coulter | April 03, 2011

Disc jockeys have entertained, informed and consoled truckers on lonely long-haul runs.

When the Midnight Cowboy changed his name

| October 25, 2010

Renowned trucking DJ Bill Mack hadn’t planned on being a liaison between spouses when he went on the air decades ago, but he learned that when you open the phone line for truckers and their ...

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