DJs

At Townsquare Media Utica, 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:

Polly

My radio career began in Watertown NY at Froggy 97. From there it was a trip across country from a Froggy station in Ohio and another in Kentucky. I tried being normal at a station in Arizona but I've always been a frog at heart. …

Tad Pole

I was born August 20th. Want to hear me roar?!! My favorite artists are Dwight Yoakum, Steve Earle, Toby Keith, but Neal McCoy is the greatest showman ever! The only artist that has ever had me standing through the entire show, ev…

Dave "Wheels" Wheeler

I've grown up in Central New York my entire life, and I've been all over the radio dial. I've graduated from Westmoreland High School in 2009, and currently live in Utica with my wife Sarah. We got married on June 14th of 2014. We…

Amber Atnip

Born and raised in Tennessee, Amber Atnip grew up in the heart of country music. She has done promotion for several of Nashville's most prominent radio stations, including WSIX-FM. After graduating from Middle Tennessee State Univ…

Evan Paul

Evan Paul is the host of Taste of Country Nights, a country radio show broadcasting live from Nashville to more than 100 stations nationwide. The show features interviews and in-studio performances by country superstars. Evan h…

Kari

Hi! My name is Kari Jakobsen and I’m so happy to be in Central New York. I was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest (Go Seahawks) and went to college at Washington State University (Go Cougs)! I’m definitely a big football fan…