Music Utah

An Open Letter to the KRCL Board of Trustees

It’s no secret that I’ve been critical of the way that KRCL 90.9FM has been programmed and run over the past several years since the Board of Trustees hired on Vicki Mann. Since Ms. Mann has been on board, the station declined immensely in the quality of the music being played during the weekday programming […]


Rock-N-Roll Radio

So I’ve been watching the new series “Vinyl” on HBO, and while it’s early going yet, it reminds me of what I love about rock-n-roll … it’s fast, it’s loud, it’s dangerous, it scares people, it makes people think, it gets people excited … or at least it used to. This is what I wish […]

Cycling Life Music

The Woman Problem

Read an article tonight on about The Warped Tour’s Woman Problem, and it got me thinking. Shortly after taking an Ambien, but hopefully this is done before that kicks in. Just in case people aren’t aware of this white male’s musical tastes, Kristin Hersh (along with her associated acts Throwing Muses & 50 Foot […]

Media Music Utah

Stepping back a bit …

I just had a very long and what I think is a productive conversation with Amy Dwyer at KRCL 90.9FM. I explained my (and what I believe to be “our”) point of view about what is happening at the station. She explained the station’s point of view. I do believe that the station does care […]

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An Open Letter to KRCL (updated)

I was blocked from posting to KRCL’s Facebook wall, and all of my previous posts (including the link to the KRCL petition on have been deleted. I can’t believe that KRCL’s response to dissension from their paying listeners who are fighting to save KRCL by engaging other listeners on Facebook is to block them […]

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KRCL Shock and Horror

During the final day of last week’s KRCL 90.9FM community fund drive, the station allowed Bad Brad Wheeler to what he does really well … picking music to play on the radio … and from what I underststand, the station had its biggest ever 4-hour take during his show; over $12,000.00. Part of me really […]