Welcome to The Sports Guys

Brandon Morrell, current host of "The Sports Guys" Podcast has been in the field of radio broadcasting for many years and has held several jobs in radio from programming, production, sales, and marketing, along with hosting his own sports shows in various radio markets. Brandon is from Beaumont, Texas, and grew up on music and sports from an early age and knew that he wanted to be a broadcaster from an early age.

The Sports Guys Podcast is a sports and music podcast hosted by Brandon Morrell and co hosted by Karen Lee Batten, Jeff McMahon and Kirstie Kraus for The Backstage Pass along with myself and Nick Canizales. We cover sports on a state, regional, and national level, with many of the biggest names in the sports industry. The Sports Guys also host a Backstage Pass segment where they go behind the scenes and talk with the top up and coming artists from all over the world, in all genres of music. The backstage pass provides a more in-depth look at the musicians’ rise in music as they talk about their career and tell their stories about their music to share with their fans!

TheSportsGuysPodcast team
We had a chance to catch up with a group of very talented individuals at the show in Lake Charles on Sept. 14th! Comedians Red Squirrel, Gary Cargal and Darren Knight aka Southern Momma! It was a great night of fun and comedy! Thank you so much for having us as guests and for being on The Sports Guys Podcast!


The Backstage Pass show powered by thesportsguyspodcast.com and presented by Bangtail Whiskey, Creactiveinc.com goes behind the scenes with many of the biggest artists in all genres of music! Brandon Morrell, Nick Canizales along with Nashville Recording Artist Kirstie Kraus & Jeff McMahon and Canadian Country Artist Karen Lee Batten. talk to artists by highlighting their career in music talking about why they chose music as a career and we also feature music on the shows from each artist! We also talk about other fun topics in a rapid fire segment that discusses the musicians hobbies along with their favorite movies or restaurants!


Backstage Pass

Sara Evans at the Golden Nugget Lake Charles!

Johnny Gill at the Golden Nugget in Lake Charles

Stoney LaRue at the Golden Nugget in Lake Charles, Louisiana!

Morgan Myles

Shane Kelley and his smoke show band at the House of Blues in Houston, Texas

Travis Tritt at the Golden Nugget in Lake Charles, Louisiana