9 Questions with the Rawkdog
1. Where are you from? My Dad’s job moved around a lot so my trail runs thru…Joliet, Coal City, Rock Island, Knoxville, Jacksonville, Aledo, Quincy, North Kansas City, Gladstone, Omaha, Philly and Quincy again.
2. If you weren’t in radio what career would you be in now? My schooling years were mostly in a cube type environment so preferably something outside.
3. What was one of your favorite moments from 2023? OG events whether at a station event or just being at a concert, nothing isike the live experience .
4. If someone was going to write a movie/book about you, What would the title be?Lucky enough to get it.
5. There is nothing on TV, so what are you going to watch? I have backup shows
6. What is one of your hidden talents? Not much hidden anymore, guess I love old cartoons and have used quotes from.
7. What are the top 3 things on your bucket list? See David Gilmour in concert, take a train across country, maybe find one more. Actually trying to savor everyday no matter what is my current daily quest.
8. If you got reincarnated as an animal what would you be and why? Eagle or hawk. I am often out with buds in country and can marvel at their beauty and freedom in person. They are magnificent
9. You find a time machine and you can go back into in historical event and witness it, you can’t change it but just watch it live….what event would it be and why?My historical event is very different from most, would like to have seen who actually hidhistorical treasures of significance and why they did
A Few Moments With The Original Grizzlies
After being together on the air for over 9 years as the Original Grizzlies, what has been your favorite moment?
Rawkdog: Traveling to events, our highway miles are priceless and endless sources of inspiration
Heather: just getting to work with one of my best friends, he’s more of a brother to me and getting to go on our random adventures. He lets me be me, which can be A LOT!
It's late at night, no one is awake but you.....what would we find you doing if we peaked in your house?
Rawkdog: Watching some sort of show that requires only my enjoyment for those moments
Heather: watching the British Baking Show or working on my laptop
Describe your co-host in 3 words.
Rawkdog: Brilliant, loyal, dedicated
Heather: Brother, Vintage, Dedicated
If you had to choose a song that best describes your co-host what would it be?
Rawkdog- Empire-Queensryche…She is building one
Heather: Purple Haze—Jimi Hendrix
What character would your co-host be on a televison show and why?
Rawkdog: Skip Bayless, sometimes painfully honest on sports and life.
Heather: Chong, because well I mean come on!
What makes the Original Grizzlies still work?
Rawkdog- Passion. It is pure and undeniable for format and each other
Heather: Our Friendship, it’s real, it’s honest, it’s magic
KZZK will celebrate 28 years this year, what would you like to see happen?
Rawkdog-Continued celebration of the format and the stations amazing events.
Heather-for us to host more live concert events…..and oh yes, it’s happening
If the show had to get a new name, what would it be?
Rawkdog: No Passing Zone
Heather: WTF, these two!
What celebrity would you think would be the perfect fit to fill in for the other when someone is off work or on vacation?
Rawkdog: Eddie Trunk
Heather: Dave Grohl
1. Where are you from?
I am very proud to say that I'm from the Village of Payson, yes I live in a Village.
2. If you weren't in radio what career would you be in now?
I would like to think I would be a Detective, I love true crime and solving mysteries. My minor in college was psychology because I'm facinated on how the human mind works.
3. What was one of your favorite moments of 2023?
There were so many from the various live events but I would say when Brent Smith from Shinedown had me as his personal guest and I got to spend some time with him before the show on his bus. The best moment was just the hug, he's such a good hugger and amazing human. The fact we actually chat still blows my mind.
4. If someone was going to write a movie/book about you, what would the Title be?
First off, some people would have to be banned from reading it but probably be WTF does your Mom know that?
5. There is nothing on TV, what are you gonna watch?
Well we have some shows in rotation at the homestead but if I'm by myself and just need some background it would have to the The Bristish Baking Show, I want to be on that show so freaking bad it hurts!
6. What is one of your hidden talents?
It used to be baking but now I actually run my own cottage bakery so I would say......the ability to make anything sound fithly!
7. What are the top 3 things on your bucket list?
Dive in a cage with a Great White Shark in the wild, Do standup and be on a baking competition show.
8. If you could be reincarnated as an animal, what would it be and why?
Well I have two.....a corgi of course because I'm built like one and a shark because I can be down right viscious when I need to be.
9. You find a time machine and you can go back into in historical event and witness it, you can’t change it but just watch it live….what event would it be and why?
I would say to see the Pyramids in Egypt get built so I would know exactly who builit them whether it was aliens, bigfoot or actual egyptians.
Jock Free Nights with a Little Less, Talk and a lot more Rock.
A Little Less Talk, with a lot more Rock!