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Meet the DJs

   
DJ Hendog

DJ Name: DJ Hendog- Staff Representitive

Home State: Pennsylvania

Five Favorite Bands: Queen, Pearl Jam, The Beatles, Pheonix, Chicago

Favorite Live Show: Y.E.S. at The Philmore

About Me: I'm Ryan a current Visual and Sound Media student. WSOU was one of the main draws to Seton Hall for me. As someone who wants to go into sports broadcasting. I originally gravitaded to the sports department but have grown to appreciate the music.

 

 

Meet the DJs Lady Kay

DJ Name: DJ Lady Kay- Station Manager

Home State: New Jersey

Five Favorite Bands: Phoneboy, Tame Impala, Capitāo Fausto, Bad Suns, Taylor Swift

Favorite Live Show: Bad Suns at Webster Hall

About Me: I'm a journalism major and visual and sound media minor and I co-host Campus Buzz on Sunday nights! We play indie and alternative music, but I also like 70s and 80s rock! 

The Bear

DJ Name: The Bear- Social Media Manager

Home State: New Jersey

Five Favorite Bands: Green Day, Beartooth, My Chemical Romance, All Time Low, Pierce the Veil

Favorite Live Show: Green Day at Barclay's Center

About Me: Ever since I was younger, I have always loved music. I grew up listening to a lot of Green Day, Bon Jovi, and Bruce Springsteen with my parents. As I got older, I started getting into emo, post-hardcore, and eventually metal, which bought me here to WSOU. I'm constantly going to concerts and you can constantly hear about my adventures during my DJ shift and during Punk University and Under the Stars.

Joey Mandara

DJ Name: DJ Big Man

Home State: New Jersey

Five Favorite Bands: Muse, Devin Townsend, Clutch, Kings X, Johnny Manchild and the Poor Bastards.

Favorite Live Show: Devin Townsend Empath Tour

About Me: I’ve always loved music when I was growing up, and when I toured the station all the awards and accomplishments made joining a no brainer. Soon I’ll be taking over Vintage 80’s with my good friend DJ Readus Rock and I can’t wait!

Meet the DJs Wallsy Jr.

DJ Name: DJ Wallsy Jr.- Technical Operations Director

Home State: New Jersey

Five Favorite Bands: Metalica, Megadeth, Underoath, Ozzy Osborn, Amon Amoth

Favorite Live Show: In Flames

About Me: I have wanted to work in radio since I was about 9 years old, originally as a sportscaster but have slowly grown to love the music that WSOU plays. When looking at colleges my senior year of highschool Seton Hall was a no brainer due to WSOU. I am currently working towards a Visual and Sound Media degree.

DJ Red Hawk

DJ Name: DJ Red Thunder

Home State: New York

Five Favorite Bands: Mdou Moctar, Love, Alanis Morissette, Pink Floyd, Grateful Dead

Favorite Live Show: Mdou Moctar at Brooklyn Academy of Music

About Me: Hey I'm Brendan I'm from Yonkers and I'm a sophomore music education major. I love advocating for music and it's ability to bring so much enjoyment to our lives. Getting to DJ has been a really awesome experience. It's great getting to connect with our listeners. 

DJ Doorbreak

DJ Name: DJ Doorbreaker - Promotions Director

Home State: Washington

Five Favorite Bands: Artic Monkeys, The Neighborhood, Lana Del Rey, Goth Babe, Spacey Jane

Favorite Live Show: Injury Reserve

About Me: I am a junior studying Information Technology Management with an Art History minor! I am also a co-host for Campus Buzz, the show for the latest and greatest for indie and alternative Sunday nights 8-11 pm! The background on my DJ name is one time I broke the door to the station right off its hinges.

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DJ Name: DJ Rocco- Programing Director

Home State: Pennsylvania

 Five Favorite Bands: Pinegrove, Modest Mouse, If Kansas Had Trees, Manchester Orchestra, The Strokes

Favorite Live Show: Pinegrove at Webster Hall

About Me: I grew up in my family's record store and music school and have seen more shows then I can count. I play bass and sing for my band If Kansas Had Trees and also play the guitar, saxophone and piano. My DJ name comes from my middle name, Rocco!

DJ Chris

DJ Name: DJ Chris

Home State: New Jersey

Five Favorite Bands: Modest Mouse, Alice In Chains, System of a Down, Nirvana, Stone Temple Pilots

Favorite Live Show: Modest Mouse

About Me: I am a history major in the museum professionals program at Seton Hall. I love music, video games, and pop culture. My favorite fictional character is Godzilla. I go above and beyond to make people laugh.

Meet the DJs The Commander

DJ Name: The Commander- Sports Director

Home State: New Jersey

Five Favorite Bands: Eletric Light Orchestra, Vulfpeck, Eagles, White Reaper, Avenged Sevenfold

Favorite Live Show: Bad Suns at Webster Hall

About Me: I am a junior Visual and Sound Media major pursuing a Graphic Design and Advertising minor. I've always been a big fan of radio, and have always wanted to work in the field. I also co-host Campus Buzz from 8-11 on Sunday nights!!

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DJ Name: DJ June

Home State: Jersey :)

Five Favorite Bands: Boston Manor, Ozma, Joyce Manor, The Garden, Hot Mulligan

Favorite Live Show: Boston Manor at Crystal Ballroom in Boston

About Me: I am a Junior English and Philosophy double major with a minor in Women and Gender Studies! I joined the radio station to be able to talk about music with others :) I am also the host of Street Patrol and Under the Stars!

 
Meet the Djs Cory In the House

DJ Name: DJ Cory in the House

Home State: NJ

Five Favorite Bands: Earth Wind and Fire, Alice in Chains, Audioslave, Flamingosis, James Taylor

Favorite Live Show: Beartooth

About Me: Hi! I joined WSOU purely out of curiousity, but wound up falling in love with the community I found there. One day I hope to utilize my broadcasting skills to be a weatherman.

John Makuch

DJ Name: The Black Knight- News Director

Home State: NJ

Five Favorite Bands: System of a Down, Anthrax, Metalica, Amon Amarth, and Kansas

Favorite Live Show: Kansas

About Me: I am the news director here at WSOU

Meet the DJs Chris K

DJ Name: Stripes

Home State: Virginia

Favorite Bands: Graffiti Ghosts, The Chieftains, No Wyld, Type O Negitive

Favorite Live Show: The Monster Tour in Washington D.C.

About Me: I am a senior majoring a B.S. in Chemistry. I have been with WSOU since spring of 2020. As someone that majors in STEM, I found WSOU by accident, via friends that joined early on. Since then, I have loved every bit of it, ranging from request from callers to giving news updates.

 

DJ Name: DJ Danny D

Home State: New Jersey

Favorite Bands: Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, Harry Styles, Lizzie McAlpine, Pheobe Bridgers

Favorite Live Show: Taylor Swift at Linclon Financial Field

About Me: Music is my favorite thing ever and I was interested in singing at first, but then decided my dream career was to be on the radio and talk about my favorite music for the rest of my life, so here I am, hopefully filling that dream with being an on air radio personality for the rest of my life. I am a communication major with a public relations minor. Along with being a radio host during regular rotation, I host What's Poppin specialty show on Sunday nights from 10 to midnight.

 

Name: Patrick Ritter- Music Director

Home State: New Jersey

Favorite Bands: Judas Priest, Slipknot, Korn, Black Sabbath, Rage Against the Machine

Favorite Live Show: Rammstien at Metlife Staduim

About Me: I have been obsessed with rock and metal ever since I was 12 and started listening to my parent's CDs. Metal has been a big part of the soundtrack of my life, and I am so thankful to see the scene grow every day as music director.

   

 

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