DJs

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

Lightnin’ Rod & Aunt Tenna // Dennis & Denise
What are your names and DJ names? LR: Dennis Socrates Pettas. Lightnin’ Rod. AT: Denise Lord Pettas, and I’m Aunt Tenna! What is the name of your show, and when is it on? AT: We are the Tower of Song, and it’s on Tuesday mornings, 11 to 2pm. Please describe your show. What is its …
Arroyo Dan
What is your name and DJ name? My DJ name and my name in Madrid is Arroyo Dan. I’m thinking about “Zoltan” once it gets warm. What is the name of your show? When is it on? The name of my show is the Fifth Circuit. What the Fifth Circuit means – it has nothing …
Will
What is your name and DJ name? Will. What is the name of your show and when is it on? Cycles, on Saturdays 3-5. Please describe your show. What is its format? It varies week to week, depending on what I’m feeling like. It’s a freeform show: I play a lot of R&B and electronic …
Travi // Travis Stroope
What is your name and DJ name? My name is Travis Stroope and my DJ name is Travi. What is the name of your show? When is it on? The name of the show is T’s Takeover of 96.9 and the day is Saturday, 5 to 7.
Sally/The Remedial Mystic // Tammy Davis
What is your name and DJ name? My name is Tammy. My DJ name – it was given to me for Monday nights, it’s Sally. And then Wednesdays, it’s the Remedial Mystic. What are the names of your shows, and when are they on? “Out of Control,” Monday from 6 to 7, and “The Remedial …
Pipa Piñon
What is your name and DJ name? My name is Pipa Piñon and my DJ name is Pipa. What is the name of your show, and when is it on? My show is Musical Canoe, 3 to 4 on Wednesdays.
Transporter // Tristan Marcellus Taylor
What is your name and DJ name? Tristan Marcellus Taylor. DJ name, Transporter.  What is the name of your show, and when is it on? Explorations 2.0 and it is Saturday nights from 9 to midnight. Please describe your show. What is its format? It is a rotating genre format that includes R&B, rock, reggae, …
The Rock and Roll Doctor // Amy Price
What is your name and DJ name? My name is Amy Price, my DJ name is The Rock and Roll Doctor. What is the name of your show, and when is it on? I kind of gave up with show names, so I just call it “The Rock and Roll Doctor.” It’s on Thursdays, 3-6pm …
Kate & Adrian
What are your names? DJ names? Kate: Kate, and no DJ name. I’m pretty silent on the air, so I’m anonymous Adrian: Adrian, and Adrian. What is the name of your show? When is it on? K: Spicy Hummus. Kate and Adrian’s Spicy Hummus. It is our Spicy Hummus. 8-9 Sundays.
Carlos Rodriguez
What is your name and DJ name? My name is Carlos Rodriguez and my DJ name is Carlos Rodriguez. What is the name of your show? When is it? The Lair of Sound and Fury, Thursdays from 10am to noon.
The Alley Cat // Alex Briceño
What is your name and DJ name? My name is Alex, and my DJ name is The Alley Cat. What is the name of your show? When is it? The name of my show is The Alley Cat and it’s on Tuesdays at 8pm. Please describe your show. What is its format? It’s mostly just …
Jerry D // Jerry DiTata
What is your name and DJ name? My real name is Jerry DiTata, and my DJ name is Jerry D. What is the name of your show, and when is it on? Jam Jar Radio, Thursday afternoons 1-3pm.
Oblivious Word // Stephe Rommel
What is your name and DJ name? Stephe Rommel, and Oblivious Word. When I lived in Iowa in the ‘90s, my friend and I went to the other side, and when we got back we decided we would have DJ names, because we were getting into DJing at the time. He came up with “World” …
Jerry Faires
What’s your name and your DJ name? My name and my DJ name are very similar and that would be Jerry Faires. What’s the name of your show, and when is it on? The Jerry Faires Show, alternate Thursdays from 7-9 pm Mountain Time. (The other Thursdays are DJ Serafina).
Lil P // Lilia
What is your name and DJ name? My name is Lilia, and my DJ name is Lil P. What is the name of your show? When is it? Freeballin’ with Lil P and it’s on at noon on Fridays.
The Vegetarian Butcher // Alyson Gilman
What is your name and DJ name? My name is Alyson Gilman. My DJ name is The Vegetarian Butcher. What is the name of your show? The Sweet and Lovely Show [Mondays 10-noon]. I’m a farmer, and we raise chickens, goats, pigs sometimes, and we have a couple of llamas. The first goat we had …
The Peachpit
What’s your name and your DJ name? The Peachpit was the name of my original show [when KMRD first went on the air] and people started calling me that, so I’ve sort of adopted it—it’s kind of a given name.  What’s the name of your show, and when is it on? Low Hanging Fruit, Thursdays, …
Mattrick // Matt Zwager
What’s your name and your DJ name? My name is Matt Zwager and my DJ name is DJ Mattrick. What’s the name of your show, and when is it on? Mattrick’s Acid Polka Explosion, Sundays 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.