#072 – 50 Shades of Kay – Elizabeth Kay, WMYX/Milwaukee

By Kipper McGee | 06/18/2018 | Comments Off on #072 – 50 Shades of Kay – Elizabeth Kay, WMYX/Milwaukee

WMYX Morning star Elizabeth Kay is living proof that a hometown girl can do well! Growing up as one of four girls in Milwaukee’s Bay View neighborhood, her Dad raised her to love sports. She’s a Packer shareholder and tries to make as many Packer games as possible. Her love of sports doesn’t end there;…

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071 – J.T. the Brick – From One BIG LEAGUE to Another

By Kipper McGee | 06/11/2018 | Comments Off on 071 – J.T. the Brick – From One BIG LEAGUE to Another

You won’t find a more fast-paced, high-energy sports talk show than J .T. “The Brick”. A former stockbroker, JT got his start in sports radio after becoming a frequent caller to The Jim Rome Show. After winning the inaugural “Smack-Off” in 1995, he was offered a job hosting a late-night Sunday show at KMAX-Los Angeles. From there,…

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070 – The Legacy of Nick Michaels (1951-2018)

By Kipper McGee | 06/04/2018 | Comments Off on 070 – The Legacy of Nick Michaels (1951-2018)

Memorial Day weekend brought news of the passing of another kind of veteran.  A veteran of the radio wars. Celebrated voice talent and imaging conceptualist NICK MICHAELS passed away unexpectedly due to a massive heart attack. Nick was a passionate media thought leader and innovator, who saw where much of the radio industry has headed,…

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#69 – An INTERNATIONAL Approach – European Coaches Nails Mahoney & Tracey Lee

By Kipper McGee | 05/26/2018 | Comments Off on #69 – An INTERNATIONAL Approach – European Coaches Nails Mahoney & Tracey Lee

This time, Brandwidth On Demand goes INTERNATIONAL, with European coaches Nails Mahoney & Tracey Lee.  Each have 30 years experience as Radio Presenters/Content Creators in Ireland, the UK, Malta, Canada and Asia. Nails has hostied all day parts in major markets such as Dublin, Toronto and Vancouver.  His audio has also aired regularly on the BBC. Tracey is…

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#068 – Jeff Davis: Getting It Said

By Kipper McGee | 05/21/2018 | Comments Off on #068 – Jeff Davis: Getting It Said

Jeff Davis is one of the heritage voices of WLS with a career there spanning over 40 years. After moving to LA, to focus on his successful career as a national voiceover talent, he also served as the afternoon personality on Star 98.7 in Los Angeles, still maintaining work with WLS AM as the station’s…

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#067 – Jim O’Hara – Major Market is a MINDSET, not a ZIP CODE!

By Kipper McGee | 05/07/2018 | Comments Off on #067 – Jim O’Hara – Major Market is a MINDSET, not a ZIP CODE!

When it comes to radio today, few define ‘local’ success more than Jim O’Hara!  He’s currently the SVP/Programming of I-Heart’s cluster in Davenport IA, and the award-winning PD and midday host for Country legend WLLR.  But that’s just scratching the surface.   After 5 years programming the market’s ORIGINAL Top 40 and AOR combo, KSTT…

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#066: In Chicago, DreX Marks the Spot

By Kipper McGee | 05/06/2018 | Comments Off on #066: In Chicago, DreX Marks the Spot

A radio career can mean some ups and downs, some twists and turns.  Nobody knows that better than the radio veteran known as DreX, who is back in Chicago as morning host at the iconic B96.  Previously DreX hosted mornings at I-Heart’s Top 40 KISS-FM 103.5 in Chicago before heading to San Francisco’s KGO. He’s also guested…

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#065 – Perry Michael Simon – Seen it all, Done it All and LIVES to tell the tale!

By Kipper McGee | 04/23/2018 | Comments Off on #065 – Perry Michael Simon – Seen it all, Done it All and LIVES to tell the tale!

You have, no doubt, seen the name Perry Michael Simon many times.  He writes a LOT! As Vice-President and Editor of News-Talk-Sports and Podcasting for AllAccess.com, Perry writes comprehensive daily media news coverage and other pieces that appeared at various sites, including BBCAmerica.com. He also covers major conventions like the Consumer Electronics Show, radio Boot…

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#064 – The State of Radio – Dan Kelley – Michigan Broadcasters Association

By Kipper McGee | 04/16/2018 | Comments Off on #064 – The State of Radio – Dan Kelley – Michigan Broadcasters Association

Dan Kelley is no stranger to successful radio. Since his radio start during high school in suburban Chicago, Dan has been a station Program Director, Operations Director, Station Manager, Chief Engineer and on-air talent for such companies as CBS Radio, Clear Channel and Citadel Communications. Since 2007, he’s had a statewide perspective for the Michigan…

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#063 – Married to his Morning Show – Literally! Nick Steele – KOIT-F, SF

By Kipper McGee | 04/02/2018 | Comments Off on #063 – Married to his Morning Show – Literally! Nick Steele – KOIT-F, SF

After being all over the country in glamour spots like Longview Texas, Dayton, Ohio and Terre Haute, Indiana, Nick Steele met co-host Kristen Flowers where else…at a radio station in Las Vegas!  Soon they decided to take their relationship to the next level. They became a morning show at 101.9 The Wolf in Sacremento! They…

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