Posts Tagged ‘Morning Show Boot Camp’

Johnny B, Good!

07Jul19

They say you should never meet your heroes. I don’t agree, working in radio, I’ve been lucky enough to meet some of mine and it doesn’t matter if they’re a footballer, actor or musician, usually it’s been a great experience and they’ve been everything I’d hoped they would be. One bloke in particular stands out […]


If you listen to Beatles singles, you’ll notice how clever their producer, George Martin, was at grabbing the listener’s attention at the very beginning. ‘The Beatles 1’, is getting the deluxe reissue treatment this autumn. It contains all 27 number one hit singles. All of the songs start with something designed to grab your attention. […]


Radio Ga Ga.

12Aug15

The great thing about being on the radio is that you can’t be seen. At this year’s Morning Show Boot Camp in Chicago I had an embarrassing moment when I wished I was invisible. Morning Show Boot Camp is an annual event where around three hundred breakfast radio show hosts get together to learn and get […]


In this one we talk about embarrassing moments at Morning Show Boot Camp in Chicago, Johnathon Brandmeier’s unusual obsession with his eyewear, the inspirational BJ Shea, Todd Pettengill, Kidd Kraddick and smuggling a bag onto a Ryanair flight. Craic on! Listen to the latest Mack Nuggets at; http://www.mackmedia.co.uk/8th-mack-nuggets-audio-video If you enjoyed this Craic, please click […]


In this one I talk about why I don’t understand YouTube’s copyright rules, why it’s best to fly to Dublin if you want to go to Chicago, Pub Rock in New Zealand, Morning Show Boot Camp and Amy becomes a granny. Craic on! Listen to the latest Mack Nuggets at; http://www.mackmedia.co.uk/8th-mack-nuggets-audio-video If you enjoyed this […]


“You can spend your whole life imagining ghosts, worrying about the pathway to the future but all there will ever be is what’s happening here and the decisions we make which are based in either love or fear”. That’s just a tiny part of Jim Carrey’s recent commencement address that he gave at Maharishi University […]