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:

Uncle Joe Benson

Living Classic Rock from its very beginning — both on stage and on air since 1968 — music has been Joe Benson's life. Whether playing it, talking with artists and fans about it or documenting it with his definitive UNCLE JOE'S REC…

Mimi Griswold

Coffee lover and fierce Yankee fan, even though I grew up outside of Boston. CNY has been my home since college. I prefer the outdoors and have a long standing love affair with The Adirondacks. Hiking boots are always in my car. I…

Lisa

I was born and raised in the Finger Lakes area. I am passionate about my husband and family as well as supporting animal welfare organizations and spay and neuter programs. We share our home with 4 rescued animals, we make wine a…

Gomez Adams

I'm originally from Saranac Lake and still have family there. My dad worked for the phone company and was transferred a few times before settling down in Central New York. My first radio job was in Herkimer, and when I'm in town…

Dave Coombs

Before radio, I was a pro soccer goalie and a trivia writer for Dixie Cups. Now, I co-host the award-winning "Beth & Dave" morning show on Lite 98.7 and a top-rated midday show on 96.9 WOUR. I was also approximately one-half o…