I have been blessed to be a Good Morning Guy for over 25 years. I love my job. I live my dream every day. I get to play music and make people laugh. I am so lucky to work with my 2 best friends Todd Harding and Susan Moore. I love what I do, who I do it with and for. I have been married to my high school sweetheart Kyla for decades and we have 2 wonderful grown children and 3 grandchildren that are the light of my life. I am a die hard sports fan and music junkie. Thank you for making my dreams come true on a daily basis
Ten Months Into the New Me – Where Am I and What is Next?
It has now been 10 months since I changed my life and hooked up with Benchmark Medical Group in Windsor. This has been the greatest thing I have ever done and it keeps getting better every day. I have been on this earth for 52 years but everything I do feels brand new because I have never experience…
The Best Album You Won’t Admit You Own Turns 25 [VIDEO]
I will never forget the day I first day I heard it. The whole radio station was floored. We played it over and over and knew something special was about to happen and it sure did. I am talking about the day I heard Billy Ray Cyrus sing 'Achy Breaky Heart'.
40 Years Ago Waylon and Willie Warned Mothers About Cowboys [VIDEO]
There are certain songs that become anthems. They are timeless and cross all genres of music. The kind of song that every single person you know has at least heard of. Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson hit number one with one those types of songs 40 years ago today
The One Midwest Dish I Must Have for My Easter Dinner [RECIPE]
Easter is just a couple of weeks away and my mouth is already watering. I love the feeling I get around Easter and Easter dinner is one of my favorite meals of the year. We do the candy garden in the yard for the kids but the ham and potatoes get my attention.
Spring Time in Colorado Begins Tomorrow – Is This the Best Season Of All?
Tomorrow springtime officially begins. We have our change of season just after 10 tomorrow morning. There are many people who live for this time of year. Soon the plants will be blooming, gardens will begin to be groomed and the yards will start to green up. You will hear the sound of choirs of bird…
Friday Flashback Takes Us Back to Diffie Time [VIDEO]
When we were just getting started here at K99 in the late 80's and early 90's there was some great country music. There is still great country music but I will always have a soft spot in my heart for those songs and artists of that time, which is why I love doing the Friday Flashback.
Happy Birthday and Early Anniversary to My Bride Kyla
Let the celebrating begin. It is party week in my household. Today is my wife Kyla's birthday! We started the party on Wednesday night with a nice dinner with our dear friends Bob and Susan and now tonight it is family party time. My son and his clan will come join us as we celebrate
Celebrating the Power of Women on International Women’s Day
I think one of the greatest things to happen in our society lately has been seeing women stand up and being heard. I love that voices that once felt they wouldn't be heard are now being set free. Today is a good day to celebrate that wave and keep it rolling with International Women's Day.
‘We Are the World’ Turns 33 Years Old – What 3 Country Stars Were Involved? [VIDEO]
One of the most iconic songs in music history was released 33 years ago today. The recording industry came together to try to make a difference in the world with the song "We Are the World". I think we all pretended to sing every part in this song and imitate whoever was singing the part.
Six Movies Every Country Music Fan Should See At Least Once [VIDEO]
I am a movie freak. I love sitting down and getting lost in a good film. I especially like movies about music. I love biographies but even if it is fictional, but is about a singer, I am generally interested. There have been some great country music movies over the years and some not so great, like …
The Five Greatest Country Bands of All Time [VIDEO]
This was one of the most difficult blogs I have tried to write. I am trying to put together a list of the best country bands of all time. There have been so many great ones through the years and whenever you do a list like this it always opens the floodgates for debate. That is awesome.
Daylight Saving Time Starts This Weekend – My Hell Begins
The worst time of the year for me is about to begin. Daylight Saving Time begins this coming weekend. Sunday morning at 2 am we 'spring forward' with our clocks and my life starts slipping into a 7 month hell until we move them back again in November.