Sam Alex has worked for country stations across the nation and never misses his favorite acts when they come to town. He's been on red carpets for many different awards shows and interviewed some of your favorite celebrities, like Will Ferrell and Taylor Swift. Originally from Chicago, Sam now lives in Nashville, where he hosts the Taste of Country Nights radio show, a syndicated night show which airs on more than 75 stations nationwide. If you ever see him on lower Broadway, get him a pina colada and some BBQ chicken pizza
In 1986 I began working in radio and my travels have taken me from Dallas, TX to Sacramento, CA to Boise, ID and now to Wyoming. Most radio people strive to work in the “Big” markets, but that wasn't the life for me. I enjoy small towns with great atmospheres and friendly hospitable folks. Growing up in Austin, TX, I played sports, went hunting and fishing and enjoyed listening to and watching the legends of country music perform. My love for radio and announcing came early in my teenage years, as I bumbled my way through the daily morning announcements at Sidney Lanier High School and after I graduated, I got my first radio job my freshman year of college at Texas A&M in Commerce, TX. Si
I have been in radio since high school back in hometown Longview, Texas, also known as "The Piney Woods." My biggest culture shock was at the age of 23, when I was suddenly living in the concrete jungle of Chicago. After that, I fell in love with the dry, high, open, west the first of three times I lived in Denver. Between Denver, and other larger cities, I realize I enjoy Wyoming much better--It's nice and slow, as I am now, myself.
Hey y'all! LOL... no I don't really say that... truth is I am basically a Wyoming Girl, although I spent the first 9 years of my life in a very very small town in PA called Munson... or Pennsltucky as my husband likes to refer to it as. :) I don't consider that my home though... this is where I grew up. This is where I met my wonderful husband and this is where we made a beautiful family. I graduated from Kelly Walsh High School, then spent 3 years in the ARMY as a parachute rigger