WEDway Radio - Walt Disney World and Disneyland Examined with some Disney History
Nate Parrish discusses the history of Disney theme parks and the Walt Disney Co. In examining we look at influences that shaped the company including projects and eras. Take a look at attractions and themed lands including the architectural styles and inspiration behind many of the decisions that the Walt Disney Co has made over the years.

Thank You for downloading WEDWay Radio. This is the Disney History Show. This is the Final Season of WEDWay Radio and this is episode 1. On this episode we explore the greatest attraction to never be built. Thunder Mesa and The Western River Expedition.

To set the stage we take a look at the Magic Kingdom on opening day, the types of attractions that were present. We discuss Marc Davis, the man responsible for Thunder Mesa. Learn what the Western River Expedition was going to entail, and finally we discuss why the Western River Expedition was never built.

Enjoy this Kick-Off epsidoe as we bring you the greatest season of WEDWay Radio yet. Enjoy!

Direct download: WWR_Final_Season_Ep_1___The_Western_River_Expedition.mp3
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Thank You! Thank You! Thank You for downloading WEDWay Radio. This is the Disney history show and today (depending on when you listen to this) is our 9th anniversary.

On this episode we take a look back at our 9 years of WEDWay Radio and we have an important announcement for all of you.


Direct download: WWR_9th_Anniversary_Show.mp3
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Check out the podcast we did for a live audience at the 2018 Planet Comicon in Kansas City on Fberuary 17th.

The subject for the podcast was Disneyland and so we explored the origins of Disneyland, pulling from 4 previous shows.




Direct download: Planet_Comicon_Live_Show.mp3
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Thank You for downloading WEDWay Radio. This is the Disney history show. On this episode we present One Great Year: 1990 where we look at the year that was, 1990.

Check out our discussion of Disney live action films like Dick Tracy, and the expansion of Disney's film studio slate. Animated classics were hit and miss in 1990. While The Rescuers Down Under failed to match the previous years box office magic of The Little Mermaid, a rerelease of The Jungle Book was a hit. The Disney Parks also saw a new additions and exciting plans for the future were announced.

Enjoy, One Great Year - 1990

Direct download: WWR_Season_8_Bonus_show_4___One_Great_Year_-_1990.mp3
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