When I was in High School band I was told I would be better off in study hall (because I never practiced my trombone). That gave me time to discover that our school had a radio speech class. Then I visited my first radio station. After that, I knew radio was exactly where I needed to be.
What was your first radio job?
Working weekend shift at the local “Beautiful Music” radio station in Pekin, Illinois. My first full-time radio job was in the Army in American Forces Radio in Kaiserslautern, Germany, serving the largest American audience outside the US. I was doing afternoon drive playing Top 40 music.
Who is your favorite country artist?
Who is your favorite non-country artist?
If you weren’t in radio, what would you be doing?