Peter Jay

Avid Listener of the Big 64  . . . . . .  BE THERE! Graduate of UW-Platteville Radio/TV Broadcasting where I met and went to school with Casey thee K and Tom Reading Weeden. Disco era club DJ Sports Television Engineer (still working). Lover of the music we grew up with and Midwest Bands in […]

American Cafe w/Dan Smith

Dan Smith began his radio career listening to his transistor radio under his pillow to everything from Wolfman Jack to the folk music program from the University of Michigan. Later he would work in college radio at Michigan State and had the briefest of careers at KPIK in Colorado Springs, where the big hit was […]

Lee Harris

Lee Harris first got on the air at age 13 doing “SchoolScope” reports for his hometown radio station on Long Island. Upon arrival at UW he headed straight for WLHA and has never really left despite years of working on the air in Chicago, Phoenix, St. Louis and for the last 30 years or so […]

Tom Bolger

Tom Bolger, host of Saturday afternoon’s Tunes with Tom program, began his broadcast career in 1951 on WRTC in Hartford, Connecticut. WRTC was affiliated with Trinity College. The station was what they called a “wired meant that the statiwireless” which on actually broadcast on airwaves and wasn’t restricted to the confines of the college’s campus. […]

Casey the K

Live in Madison, Wisconsin. Married, with two adult children and three wonderful dogs. When I am not doing radio shows, I enjoy spending time with my family and the dogs, writing spoof commercials and radio dramas, recording and producing music at Trailing Edge Studios, woodworking, working on electronic projects, playing trombone, and spending time at […]

James Copeland

James Copeland is sometimes the youngest member of the WLHA air staff, although his knowledge of baby boomer era trivia might say otherwise. He travels the country full time in a period 1975 Winnebago Indian motor home and informs listeners what broke during the past week on his show. He also plays Mrs. Miller every […]

Stan Lewis

A native Madisonian, my interest in radio broadcasting began as a listener to the big Top 40 personalities at WOKY, WLS, WIND and local WISM. At age 12 I soldered together a small one tube phono oscillator AM Transmitter Kit. I connected it to a wire out my bedroom window into the backyard with nearby […]

Nivek Extravaganza

I grew up in Milwaukee listening to Fritz the Plumber on WMIL and Bob Berry on WOKY, so my musical tastes are varied. I collect 78 RPM records of everything from marches to jazz. When I’m not doing radio on the Big 64 or manning the local missile silo, I like to camp, swim and […]

The Radio Doctor

Brian Carter (“Slide Carter the Radio Doctor”) is a WLHA alumnus, first appearing on the air with “Rockin Bob” Schwoch on a combined evening shift in 1979. A native Hoosier, Brian grew up in the suburbs of Chicago where he was exposed to some of the best radio talent in the country. Listening to WLS, […]