"BEST RADIO PERSONALITY 2012" (READERS POLL)
NOTE: SHOW IS SYNDICATED FROM BERLIN, GERMANY
PHOENIX NEW TIMES NAMED
"BEST ROCK RADIO PERSONALITY 2008"
PHOENIX NEW TIMES NAMED
"BEST RADIO DJ 2007"
and Awards 1994-1988-1986
Born in Brooklyn N.Y. Raised on Long Island, . Moved to Tucson 1973.
On to Phoenix 1986. Moved to Los Angeles 1995.
Returned to Phoenix June 2005. Now Lives in Berlin, Germany.
"Lopsided World Of L"
Currently on KWSS 106.7 FM Phoenix, Arizona Monday-Wednesday 10 pm
www.indie1031.com Saturday 11 AM-1 PM PST Sunday and Wednesday 10 pm
KingFM.net Sunday 22:00 CET
and Tuesday 22:00 CET--Thursday 22:00 CET
www.sofakingradio.com Phoenix, Arizona Monday thru Sunday 10 pm
Heard around the world on all stations
Hosted, programmed, and produced from Berlin, Germany
Was Live on 98 KUPD Phoenix. Program, produce, and host.
Saturday Mornings 6:45 AM-10 AM -- and Sunday Evenings 5:45 PM-8 PM
From August 2005--April 2010
2000-2001 Vice President/Alternative-Clear Channel Entertainment Los Angeles
1999-2000 Vice President/Alternative-SFX Entertainment Los Angeles
1995-1999 Senior Editor/ Alternative- Virtuallyalternative/ Album Network Los Angeles
1974-1985 Owner/Publisher- Newsreal Monthly Music Magazine Tucson, AZ
*Freelanced articles and record reviews to trades and newspapers for years.
1982 Began with "Virgin Vinyl" specialty show. Programmed all music and hosted.
The show ran for 3-5 hours depending on station. The show was live and featured
hundreds of live guests and phoners. Left Tucson in 1986 and began
doing regular live shifts, mostly mid-days and afternoon drive-- the show continued.
HISTORY of "Virgin Vinyl":
1982-1986 KLPX Tucson 7-Midnight Sundays
1986-1987 KEYX Phoenix 7-Midnight Sundays "Best Radio Show" Phoenix New Times
1988-1992 KUPD Phoenix 7- 10PM Sundays "Best DJ" 1988 Phoenix New Times
1993-1995 KDKB Phoenix 9-Midnight "Best Radio Show" Phoenix New Times
1995-KUPD Phoenix 7-10PM
RADIO PROGRAMMING and ON-AIR:
2006-2008 KDUS Phoenix Creator and co-host of "Balls To The Wall Fantasy Baseball"
1994-1995 KUKQ Phoenix Program Director. Afternoon Drive on-air live/voice track
1993 KUKQ Phoenix Program Director. Afternoon Drive on-air live
1992 KFMA Wickenburg AZ PD/MD Afternoon Drive on-air live
1989-1992 KUKQ Phoenix Program Director/Music Director Mid-day on-air live
1986-1987 KEYX Phoenix Assistant PD/Music Director 7-Midnight on-air live
FOUNDER and known as "Father" of all RADIO Festivals:1989-1993
Before Lollapalooza and KROQ Weenie Roasts, KUKQ began a consistent string of festivals
starting in 1989 with The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Camper Van Beethoven, and others.
Over the next few years there were two shows per year. National recognition in 1991
with MTV filming 120-Minutes with Dave Kendell live at Q-Fest starring Front 242,
The Sisters Of Mercy and 11 other bands over a two day period. Booked all artists.
2003 WOXY Cincinnati Hosted/Programmed a one time 2 hour show
live in their studio. Friend Ronnie Spector called in live to spice up the show.
2000 SpikeRadio.com Hosted/programmed "Pleasantly Annoying" live
from Noon-1:30 PM Sundays, Hollywood, CA
WORLD WIDE WEBCAST:
1998- Flown in to Host, live on camera, the first ever World Wide audio/visual
Webvideocast with Japan's Shonen Knife and special guest The Presidents
Of The United States Of America. Broadcast from Bill Gates Microsoft Sound
Studio's in Redmond, Washington. One hour show.
Seen all over Europe, Asia and the United States on the internet.
2001-U-Pop Channel on XM Satellite Radio for "The Johnny Riggs Show"
1997-1998 Two sessions for KROQ Los Angeles with John Frost for use in bumpers
NATIONAL RADIO SYNDICATION: For SFX/Album Network radio syndication.
1997 OASIS Host
1997 KULA SHAKER Host
1998 SOCIAL DISTORTION (Live from the ROXY, Los Angeles) Host and Interview
1999 THE CRANBERRIES Host
1991 A CURRENT AFFAIR- Maury Povich. Filmed in KUKQ studio as part of a
feature on ONE FOOT IN THE GRAVE. The world's oldest Punk rock band.
All members over the age of 60 from Phoenix.
2001 M2 (MTV2) Universal hired to be only on camera industry person and to
intro commercials for Germany's RAMMSTEIN. The 23-minute video/feature
was aired numerous times.
CD's AND VIDEO:
1995 FMQB Host of May 1995 Modern Rock sampler
1997 OASIS Epic Records hired to host an interview with Noel Gallagher
for the "Acquiesce" CD single. Included live version of song/video and interview.
Was a promotional only for retail. Limited edition CD given to to people when
they bought the CD at record stores.
2000 EVERLAST Tommy Boy hired to host interview from a North Hollywood
recording studio. Video was sent to writers and radio programmers
all over the world. Video is just Eric and Jonathan L. Entire Interview is disc two
of promotional CD for "Eat At Whitey's"
2012 GRAND DUCHY "Let The People Speak"- Moderator between all songs.
Song 1 is titled "Lopsided World Of L.
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