DJs

We are presenting profiles of two featured DJs on the final Friday of each month, right here on this page! Check it out monthly to get a glimpse into the processes and personalities of KMRD’s fantastic show hosts.

Lilly Whiteswan
What is your name? What is the name and time of your show? My name is Lilly Whiteswan; The Zone Radio Show (Fridays 4-6pm). What is the format of your show? It’s all music. I talk for just a couple of minutes, but I love just playing the music and so that is what I’ve … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/lilly-whiteswan/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Lilly Whiteswan"</span></a></p>
Teresa Finley
What’s your name and your DJ name? My name is Teresa Finley and my DJ name is the same. What’s the name of your show, and when is it on? Friday afternoons, 1:00 to 2:00, No Dancing. I just thought it would be funny at first to have mostly dance music and have it called … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/teresa-finley/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Teresa Finley"</span></a></p>
Skinny Al // Scott Allan Switzer
What is your name and DJ name? My full name is Scott Allan Switzer and my DJ name is Skinny Al. What is the name of your show? What is its format? That would be Skinny Al’s Blender. It’s basically a mix of music from primarily the ‘60s, ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s, and occasionally from … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/skinny-al/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Skinny Al // Scott Allan Switzer"</span></a></p>
SUAP // Gwendolyn Zaxus
What’s your name and your DJ name? My name is Gwendolyn Zaxus. My DJ name is SUAP (pronounced Soo-app), which stands for Shut Up And Play, because I’m a talk jock [on my own show], but when I’m subbing for other people’s shows, I’m DJ-ing.   What’s the name of your show, and when is … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/gwendolyn-zaxus/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "SUAP // Gwendolyn Zaxus"</span></a></p>
Laine Patterson
What is your name? What is your show called, and what is its format? Laine Patterson. The show’s called The Cosmic Dawn Music Hour, 9:00 Saturday morning. The Cosmic Dawn was a real astrological event, that happened around 4 million years after the Big Bang when it was dark then the lights came back on … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/laine-patterson/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Laine Patterson"</span></a></p>
Ijah // Anthony Umi
What’s your name and your DJ name? Anthony Umi and my DJ name is Ijah. What’s the name of your show, and when is it on? Music Mine (it’s “mine” like a coal or a gold mine, not “mind”), Tuesday afternoons, 3:00 to 5:00 pm. My idea of this show was that we’re building a … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/ijah-anthony-umi/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Ijah // Anthony Umi"</span></a></p>
Captain Schmetterling
What is your name? My DJ name is Captain Schmetterling. My full DJ name is Pierre Gustav Schmetterling. What is the name of your show? The name of my show varies from week to week, but it’s always butterfly-themed. I’ve just been impassioned by the ability of butterflies to metamorph as they do. What’s the … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/captain-schmetterling/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Captain Schmetterling"</span></a></p>
David Best
What’s your name and your DJ name? David Best, no DJ name What’s the name of your show, and when is it on? I have two shows: A Complete Breakfast, Saturdays, 7:00 – 9:00am; and the other one is The Wall of Death, Sundays, 7:00 – 8:00pm.  Please describe your show. What’s its format? Both … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/david-best/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "David Best"</span></a></p>
KT // Katie Reed
What’s your name and your DJ name? Katie Reed, KT. What’s the name of your show? Fresh From the Factory, Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm Describe your show. What’s its format? My show is an exploration of my personal record collection. It’s totally freeform, a soundtrack for the moment. It’s exactly what I want to … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/katie-reed/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "KT // Katie Reed"</span></a></p>
Clint // Clinton Anderson
What is your name and DJ name? I’m Clinton Anderson and I just call myself Clint when I introduce my show. What’s the name of your show? Musical Goulash, Sundays at 2pm, a one-hour show. What is the format of your show? It is a musical variety show with an emphasis on the early sixties, … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/clinton-anderson/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Clint // Clinton Anderson"</span></a></p>
Pete Amahl
What’s your name and your DJ name? Pete Amaral, shortened to Pete Amahl, my stage name What’s the name of your show, and when is it on? The Night Visitor, Monday evenings, 4:00 to 6:00. Please describe your show. What’s its format? Mainly it’s jazz and rhythm & blues, from the community, both local musicians … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/pete-amahl/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Pete Amahl"</span></a></p>
Nightjar Family
Name & DJ Name We are Mama Leesasee DJ Featherdust, Papa Spencer DJ Midden and Baby Solucien, who has been raised in the station and isn’t quite a baby anymore if you listen to him on Saturdays. What is the name of your show? We are the 5-7 Nightjar, Saturday evenings. What is the format of your … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/nightjar-family/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Nightjar Family"</span></a></p>
Frankie John Hollerin’ // Frank Rolla
What is your name and DJ name? My formal name is Frank Joseph Rolla and my DJ handle is Frankie John Hollerin’. Hollerin’ is also a style of singing, but it’s meant to be dialogue or language over great distances, where only the voice was used, and then it became a song-like thing, and then … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/frank-rolla/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Frankie John Hollerin’ // Frank Rolla"</span></a></p>
Ickymac
What’s your name & DJ name? Ickymac. No more questions, please. What is the name of your show? Fine. The Icky Hours. Also, it is on 10pm on Monday nights, MST. What’s your shows format? Free. As for the style, it’s probably best described as encompassing math and chaos. Somewhere between a ritual and séance. … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/ickymac/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Ickymac"</span></a></p>
Ava Gannon
What’s your real name, and also your DJ name? Ava Gannon (I don’t use a DJ name). What’s the name of your show? 22 Toes & An Underbite Please describe your show’s format. Well, the name for it came from Loretta, Christin Boyd’s dog. I remember when she first brought her home, that’s how she … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/ava-gannon/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Ava Gannon"</span></a></p>
Sea Marie // Christin Boyd
What is your name? DJ name? My name is Christin Boyd, and my DJ Name is Sea Marie. What is the name of your show? When is it? Salty Sunday, 10:00 to 12:00 on Sunday mornings. Describe your show: I have a hard time describing my show. I feel like it’s sort of leaning towards … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/christin-boyd/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Sea Marie // Christin Boyd"</span></a></p>
Uncle Willis // Timothy Willis
Name & DJ Name: Timothy Willis aka Uncle Willis Name of Show/Day & Time: Storytime With Uncle Willis, Monday evenings, 7:00 to 8:00 Show’s Format/Has It Morphed?  In my family, my nieces and nephews know me as a storyteller; I’m that uncle. I play old-time radio classics, audio books and original radio plays. I like … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/timothy-willis/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Uncle Willis // Timothy Willis"</span></a></p>
Kelly Ann Zwager
What is your name? Kelly Ann Zwager What is the name of your show? When is it? The show is called Midnight Ideas, and it’s on Sundays 3-5pm. Describe your show/What is your show’s format? The name was inspired by a sign that I saw outside a bar – I didn’t know it was a … <p class="link-more"><a href="https://kmrd.fm/kelly-ann-zwager/" class="more-link">Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Kelly Ann Zwager"</span></a></p>
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