At Townsquare Media Albany, 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:

Free Beer and Hot Wings

Hosted by Gregg "Free Beer" Daniels, Chris "Hot Wings" Michaels, Steve, and Kelly, the Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show brings you five hours of entertainment every Monday - Saturday beginning at 5 am.


BJ has called the Capital Region home for as long as he's been alive. He's a fan of all things rock and classic rock and when he's not in the studio he's probably watching Star Wars or reading a comic book. He's also a father and …

Matt Wardlaw

Matt Wardlaw is the host of Ultimate Classic Rock Nights. He loves vinyl and believes that the compact disc is still a worthy format. Right now, he's probably reading some liner notes.

Jen Austin

When I'm not working, I'm usually running. I try to run between 6 and 9 miles a day because I love that runners high! I try to eat clean too. I love shopping, going out for salmon and wine, seeing live music and comedy, and listen…

Mike Karolyi

Mike Karolyi has been a professional broadcaster for more than 3 decades but he was a Classic Rock fan long before that. From the moment he saw the cover of "Destroyer" by KISS he was hooked! Karolyi spends most of his time at …

The Captain

Herb considers himself luckiest guy in the world to be able to captain one of the greatest rock stations in the USA! That's why the call him "The Captain," right? He's been on the Blimp for over 30 years, and no two days have ever…