DJs

At Townsquare Media Tuscaloosa, we do our best to support our local community in the most impactful ways possible. All of the content creators you see below live, work and play in the same places as you and your families -- and we know that what happens right here matters to you most. We hope you find that our original local content (found on our website and free mobile app) informs and entertains you as much as we enjoy creating it. Get to know each of us a little more by checking out our "behind the byline" facts below:

Steve Shannon

I came to Tuscaloosa with plans to finish college & maybe go to law school. The radio bug bit and I love it to this day. The Steve & DC Show started in Tuscaloosa & ended up syndicating nationwide out of St Louis. I ma…

DC

DC started in radio in 1988 right here in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He partnered with Steve Shannon and thus began the successful “Steve & DC Show” setting ratings records in both Tuscaloosa and St. Louis. The show was also nationa…

John Garrett

I grew up in Pell City and remember listening to the Steve and DC show and wanting to be just like them, except I wanted to be handsome too. My other radio memory is getting to meet Eli Gold when I was 19 and he bought me lunch at…

Wild Bill

I'm a God-fearing, happily-married, Bama-lovin', Fried chicken-eatin', pet-lovin' dude! I'm humbled to have been voted Tuscaloosa's favorite DJ by readers of the Tuscaloosa News during the past two surveys. Check out the Wild Bi…

Jess

As a little girl, I wanted nothing more than to play softball. There wasn't a feeling in the world that could surpass being on that field. But when I failed to make the team at Baylor University, I found myself searching for what …

Ron Foster

Just a little about myself: I was born and raised in Shelby County, Alabama, and that’s where my wife of 34 years (Kim) and I call home. I’ve listened to and loved southern gospel music all my life! Growing up, my heroes inclu…

Don Hartley

Townsquare Media Tuscaloosa News Director and Tuscaloosa native Don Hartley has two lengthy careers under his belt. 22 years in radio and television news and sports journalism and 23 years as a county and state emergency manager. …

Kato

Kato is one of those “big shots” in radio. He has been heard on top-rated stations in Dallas, St. Louis, Phoenix and Nashville. However, he moved south and fell in love with a Dixieland Delight. Now, he is in the city of champions…

Mary K

I’ve been in Alabama for 17 years. That should qualify me to be labeled as an Alabamian, right? I spent 14 years at the legendary 957 JAMZ in Birmingham. Since the summer of 2019, I’ve been with the historic 92.9 WTUG & 105.1 …