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The Rude Awakening Show

Next On the Rude Awakening Show...

  • American Stock Car Driver Cole Whitt
  • Real Housewives of Miami - Lea Black - Promoting her highly anticipated novel Red Carpets & White Lies
  • CURT WOOTTON AKA The “PITTSBURGH DAD” - Everything Your Dad Has Said To You
  • Journalist and Author Cokie Roberts - Capital Dames - The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868
  • Pet Expert Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck Live From The Kentucky Derby
  • Author Preston Lauterbach - BEALE STREET DYNASTY: Song, and the Struggle for the Soul of Memphis
  • Communications Director for Travelocity Keith Nowak Offers Insider Tips & Tricks for All Your Travel Questions
  • Matthew Drayton - Youth Mentor/Author Shares Key Insights for ‘Succeeding While Black’
  • Comedy Central Comedian Nate Bargatze
  • And a whole lot more...



Bulldog is the General Manager of Irie Radio, Inc. as well as the creator and host of The Rude Awakening Show. He has no prior experience of management or radio broadcasting and it is obvious to both his listeners and staff. He obtained the management position when he beat station owner,...more


As a newlywed Coach is learning the ropes of balancing home and work. Most at the station still argue as to how he landed such a catch as his wife. When he's not having fun on the morning show you can find him in Production taking credit for all of Magellan's work. What you should know is that it...more

Big Al Reno

Born Alphonse Renuccaridi, like many immigrants Al came to America in the steerage compartment of a passenger ship. As an infant he arrived wrapped in a blanket in a big iron cooking pot. His family settled in the wooded hills of Western Pennsylvania.  Al was the youngest and was often on...more


  CJ is the most recent addition to Bulldog's Rude Awakening Show. Where she comes from and how she got here remains a mystery, but you can guarantee she will be here a while. Although she has no radio or on-air experience, she brings with her a wide range of corporate administration,...more