Bill Bowker returns to afternoon show on KRSH Radio

Late last year, Santa Rosa's KRSH, Radio 95.9 FM, long a bastion of alternative music, took a turn toward the middle of the road. The changes prompted KRSH morning host Brian Griffith to move to KRCB, and Bill Bowker, longtime afternoon host at KRSH, took its morning shift. [...]

By | January 24th, 2014|3 Comments

KVRE Radio returns to the air for April Fool’s Day

KRSH Radio listeners got treated to a classic April Fool’s Day joke this April 1. Those who tuned into 95.9 FM in Santa Rosa this morning heard a station identification they weren’t expecting. “Today, we’re KVRE, at least ‘til 3 p.m.,” said KRSH DJ Bill Bowker. For locals [...]

By | April 1st, 2013|3 Comments

There’s something funny on the air

If you're spinning the tuner dial on your car radio and happen to stop on 95.5 FM, you might notice that something sounds funny. Don't worry. There's nothing wrong with your signal.  You've found Funny 95.5 comedy radio. The Santa Rosa station, which made its debut a year ago, is [...]

By | November 5th, 2012|0 Comments

Tickets on sale for Prairie Home Companion in SF

Tickets went on sale today (Tuesday, Oct. 23) for two live broadcasts of Garrison Keillor's ‘A Prairie Home Companion’ radio show from San Francisco in January. The shows are scheduled at 2:45 p.m. two Saturdays in a row — Jan. 5 and 12 — at the War Memorial [...]

By | October 23rd, 2012|0 Comments

“Miracle” on the Russian River

Millions of movie fans remember the classic 1947 film “Miracle on 34th Street,” about a Macy’s department store Santa Claus who believes he’s the real thing. For one weekend only, the Pegasus Theater Company will offer a different take on this classic, with a musical and humorous recreation [...]

By | November 30th, 2011|0 Comments

Bill Bowker salutes Robert Johnson on radio

Sunday, May 8, marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of legendary Mississippi bluesman Robert Johnson. Born in 1911, the songwriter, singer and guitarist died at age 27 in 1938, leaving behind just 29 recorded songs. Some of those songs became major hits for ‘60s and ‘70s rock [...]

By | May 4th, 2011|0 Comments

Radney Foster sings in Sebastopol

Fans of the Texas singer-songwriter already know his name is Radney, not Rodney. Known for his top 10 hits from the '90s,  "Just Call Me Lonesome" and "Nobody Wins," Radney Foster will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, May 14, at the Sebastopol Center for the Arts, 6780 Depot [...]

By | May 11th, 2010|0 Comments