Da Boogieman

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2009

    Da Boogieman turns down offer to return to KOOL 105

    Da Boogieman, who prefers to keep his given name to himself, has brought joy to rock-and-roll-oldies fans in the Denver area on and off since the late '70s. As detailed in "It's Alive," a Message column profile of Boog from July 2004, he found his largest audience at KXKL/105.1 FM, better known as K ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2009

    New KOOL 105 owner Jeff Wilks on cuts, additions to station's staff

    Today's blog "Da Boogieman Turns Down Offer to Return to KOOL 105" tells the tale of the headlined DJ, who says a misunderstanding between him and executives at Georgia-based Wilks Broadcasting, the new owner of KXKL/105.1 FM, aka KOOL 105, led to rumors that he'd soon be returning to the station wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2009

    The blog shortcut, February 17 edition

    It's that time again -- just like clockwork. Today in Backbeat Online: • The jukebox effect. • Former Break Mechanics MC, P.A.A.S., to step off the stage for good? • Whygee capitalizes on CMJ Chart placement. • Flier of the week: Laura Goldhamer at the Oriental Theater. Today in Cafe Socie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2009

    Shakeup at KOOL 105, The Mix and The Wolf

    In the January 16 blog "Meet Jeff Wilks, New Owner of The Wolf, The Mix and KOOL 105," Wilks Broadcasting head Jeff Wilks said that there would be changes at the aforementioned three stations, which his firm recently purchased from CBS, but "they'll all be to the good." Of course, that's a subjectiv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2006

    More Messages: Other Definitions

    This week's Message column concerns high-definition radio, and notes that a trio of stations owned by Clear Channel just introduced HD sister signals. But these aren't the only offerings of their type in the market. Another three so-called high-def side channels were made available by CBS-owned prop ... More >>

  • News

    July 1, 2004

    The Message

    It's Alive

  • People & Places

    March 25, 2004

    Best Oldies DJ

    Da Boogieman, KXKL/KOOL 105