The mastermind behind Rock 98.9 and the station's General Manager. B.P. has been in online broadcasting since 2009 and has worked in gamer-focused radio, mainstream rock, and sports media over his 11 year career. He hosts Backyard Rock on Wednesday and Saturday.
If it's not a brunch beverage, that's totally okay with him. Lee is part of Team Chicago and the host of Midwest Takeover Radio Show heard on Saturdays. Lee covers the rock scene in the Midwest as well as Florida and pours a mean vodka and orange juice. He also has a substantial collection of vinyl including more Prince albums than we thought possible.
"Hey, I know you!" SuperFan Shannon is a woman about town on a mission to find out everything you need to know about our city. From hidden natural gems to local restaurants, Shannon is always on the go. She helps B.P. in the marketing department as our Director of Outreach and is an occasional guest on Backyard Rock.
I.T. Timmy is our resident technology guru and quality control specialist. He also tells B.P. when things suck so he can go and fix it. Timmy is a die-hard Seminole fan and also loves a good mosh pit. He's an occasional guest on Sonic Assault when he's not running cables or working on our social media.
From way back in the days when rock radio didn't suck in Jacksonville, Lonely was on the airwaves causing havoc. Now he returns to the scene on Rock 98.9 in support of local rock and breweries. He has plans to start his own show in the coming months, but in the meantime we welcome him to the co-pilot seat on Backyard Rock!
Have you seen this bear? Buddy is our station's mascot and loves to be anywhere the people are! You can find him at your favorite local rock show or even at festivals like Welcome To Rockville. Buddy is a fun-loving bear that just likes to party and sometimes joins the mosh pits when there's a crowd. Buddy also enjoys charity events like Cupid's Undie Run and other causes that are near and dear to his little bear heart. You never know where Buddy will show up next, but if you need a laugh at your event, just contact the station to find out how you can #GetThereWithBuddyBear!