Joel Burke

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    Strong ratings aren't enough to prevent KYGO from sacking Steve "Mudflap" McGrew

    Steve "Mudflap" McGrew, pictured before the hammer came down.​"I'm just a budget cut," says Steve "Mudflap" McGrew, co-star of KYGO's perennially popular morning show. "We just won the CMA station-of-the-year award, and the station's been doing okay as far as listeners are concerned. But thing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2009

    Is KOOL 105's loss Cruisin' Oldies' gain?

    Arbitron has released the final numbers for the fall radio-ratings book in Denver -- the first for KRWZ/950 AM since switching to the Cruisin' Oldies format described in the September 2 blog "Oldies Radio Set to Make Comeback on KRWZ" and the September 24 followup "Cruisin' Oldies 950 Brings Back Ra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2008

    Cruisin' Oldies 950 brings back Randy Jay, Hal Moore

    Randy Jay. KRWZ/950 AM, dubbed Cruisin' Oldies, has been on the air since early September -- but at this hour, the station is broadcasting live. The midday host is Bill Press -- not the political commentator for Fox News, but a veteran DJ most recently heard on Majic 102.7 in Miami. And two other ... More >>

  • News

    August 15, 2002

    Youth of the Nation

    Country-radio pros gather in Colorado to search for ways to seduce a younger generation.

  • News

    March 8, 2001

    Watch Your Mouth

    Two local radio personalities get scorched by their own words.