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Back Row | Week 141 | The Ultimate Ask Us Anything


About This Episode

After nearly 7 years and coming up on 600 total shows together (447 of which are for The Back Row Morning Show), Radio Matt and Mo have talked about a lot, shared way too much about themselves, and even changed in many ways. But unless you’ve had an unhealthy level of fandom towards them, there’s probably a lot about them you don’t know.

This week, they’re hosting their Ultimate AUA – where they’ve invited their listeners to ask them anything on faith, family life, friendship, and pretty much anything else.

FULL EPISODES:

Our full episodes include a lot of extra content typically recorded live with our Twitch and Discord Community, are formatted for air on LTN Radio, and cover a range of fun, entertaining topics and games! Catch them when they air Monday – Thursday at 8am ET (with an encore at 10am)! 

Monday, Feb. 21, 2022 | AUA: Family | 444
Additional Content: No More Masks! | Wordle Out Here Saving Lives

Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022 | AUA: Faith | 445
Additional Content: Taco Truck Jelly Beans | The Best Perfume Ever?

Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022 | AUA: Friends | 446
Additional Content: Rapid Fire | The Bible is Batting 1000

Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022 | AUA: Free-For-All | 447
Additional Content: Discord Discussion on Tortilla Chips | MoviePass 2.0

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Episode Hosts

Radio Matt
Station Manager of LTN Radio and co-host of "The Back Row Morning Show", Matt originally started as "Back Row Baptist" online, sparking an entire ministry that culminated years later in "Back Row Radio" - now joined forces with Love Thy Nerd to form "LTN Radio". Matt is a third-generation radio station manager who has done pretty much every job in the radio industry. He is also active in the Celebrate Recovery ministry, celebrating over a decade of freedom from past addictions. Matt and his wife Deidra have 2 ornery boys and a baby girl.
Megan "Mo" Oaks
Co-host of "The Back Row Morning Show", Mo has been an active part of LTN Radio (formerly Back Row Radio) since its inception. Mo is currently working towards her teaching degree. She and her husband Chris have three amazing kids and too many pets to count.

Episode Producer

Radio Matt
Station Manager of LTN Radio and co-host of "The Back Row Morning Show", Matt originally started as "Back Row Baptist" online, sparking an entire ministry that culminated years later in "Back Row Radio" - now joined forces with Love Thy Nerd to form "LTN Radio". Matt is a third-generation radio station manager who has done pretty much every job in the radio industry. He is also active in the Celebrate Recovery ministry, celebrating over a decade of freedom from past addictions. Matt and his wife Deidra have 2 ornery boys and a baby girl.


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