I began my radio career back in 1999 after giving up the carpentry trade. Yes, I swung a hammer for a number of years! We launched Hot 1079 back in November of 2003...where I began doing the morning show and I'm still here now. Thanks for listening and making Hot 1079 THE Hottest station in Acadiana!
‘Swamp People’ Star Mitchell Guist Dies
Sad news for 'Swamp People' fans and the family of Mitchell Guist. According to TMZ...Mitchell was out in his boat along the Belle River
New Dating Reality Show “The Choice” To Premiere On Fox
Attention ALL reality show JUNKIES! ATTENTION! A new reality show called "The Choice" is coming to Fox and it premieres on June 7th. So what is this reality show all about? According to Entertainment Weekly, "The Choice" will resemble the NBC singing competit…
FloRida Set To Release “Wild Ones” Album On July 3
'Wild Ones' is a huge song on Hot 1079, and I dare to say it could be the song of the summer! FloRida had great success with his first single 'Good Feeling,' and it's continuing with 'Wild Ones.' Looks like Flo will release his fourth album entitled 'Wild Ones…
Adam Yauch, ‘MCA’ Of The Beastie Boys, Dead At 47 After 3-Year Battle With Cancer
TMZ is reporting that 'Beastie Boys' rapper MCA - real name Adam Yauch, has died. In 2009 Yauch announced that he was being treated for a cancerous parotid gland and a lymph node and since has undergone surgery and radiation therapy. The news was announced first via Def Jam founder Russell…
2012 Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival This Weekend
The 2012 Crawfish Festival begins Friday at 4pm, Breaux Bridge will be filled with Music, Fun, Food and PEOPLE through Sunday evening! Festivities begin with opening ceremonies at 4:30 followed by a Celebrity Crawfish Eating Contest.
Wiz Khalifa Arrested For Marijuana AGAIN
Wiz Khalifa is working his way into being crowned the "Smoke Dog!" Wiz was arrested for marijuana posession for the second time in 10 days. The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office in North Carolia said Khalifa was busted after his concert in Winston-Salem Tuesday night.
Nicki Minaj Announces North American Pink Friday Tour
Nicki Minaj recently wrapped up a sold out international tour, and is now taking her show to North America! She kicks off her Pink Friday tour on July 16th in Chicago and wraps it up on August 12th in Vancouver, British Columbia.
WWE Supershow At The Cajundome On June 30
WWE makes it's way back to Lafayette with "SUPERSHOW" at the Cajundome on Saturday June 30th. See your favorite RAW and SMACKDOWN Superstars, John Cena, CM Punk, Randy Orton, Chris Jericho, Kane, Mark Henry, Big Show, Sheamus and MORE! Tickets start at $15 and go on sale Satur…
Titanic II To Set Sail In 2016
An Australian billionaire by the name of Clive Palmer, announced he has signed a deal with a chinese company, CSC Jinling Shipyard, to build the Titanic II. He said it's maiden voyage in late 2016 will be from England to New York. Clive said " It will be every bit as luxurious as the original T…
Girl Jumps Off Of Swing At The Park
With the season premiere of Ridiculousness on MTV tonight, last season's shows were playing on MTV yesterday so I found myself watching a few of the episodes AGAIN!! The new season seems to be better than the rest, so I'm really excited to watch it tonight! One of my favorite clips is the one below,…