Pat & Tom with Julie Ryan (5am – 11am)

Pat & Tom with Julie Ryan
Weekdays 5am – 11am
Hanging out at Disneyland with KNCI listener Elizabeth Anderson

Disney Diamonds Dazzle

Where will you find over two tons of diamonds–besides Julie’s sock drawer? Right! Disneyland! Specifically, Sleeping Beauty’s Castle. It’s all part of their 60th anniversary celebration, which is going on now. David Fisher is the […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–16 hours ago

Pat and Jules with some mouse they ran into. He seemed really friendly.

Disney’s 60th Isn’t Just Another Anniversary

Well, here we are, Pat, Julie and I, roped into another *incredibly* difficult pair of broadcasts from Disneyland. Sure wish there was something to talk about. I’m being totally facetious, of course. If there’s one […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–05/21/2015

Dustin Lynch hanging with a fan at 2014 Golf and Guitars (Photo: KNCI/Sacramento)

Ten Ways To Guaran-TEE (get it?) A Good Time At Golf and Guitars

Planning on going to KNCI’s Golf and Guitars at Haggin Oaks tomorrow? That’s cool, us too! The show on Tuesday night is sold out, but it’s absolutely free to come spend time at the course […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–05/14/2015

Carrie Underwood leads the list of nominees at this year's CMT Awards

2015 CMT Nominations Announced

The 2015 CMT Video Music Awards are June 10th in Nashville and this morning, the nominees were announced. Leading the way? Carrie Underwood with five nominations. Kenny Chesney and Lady Antebellum scored four nominations each, […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–05/13/2015

Brad Paisley

The Cartooning Tunesmith: Brad Paisley Animates His Latest Video

Apparently it’s not enough for Brad Paisley to be an extremely talented guitar player/singer/songwriter. The guy is also a great cartoonist. If you’ve been to one of his shows, you’ve seen his animation playing as […]


Want to be like these nice folks at Country in the Park? We've got some tips. (Photo: KNCI/ Sacramento)

Maximize Your Country In The Park Experience!

Well, we announced our line up this morning for Country in the Park 2015 and it’s pretty doggone good: It’s Saturday, June 20th, again at Cal-Expo. It stars Ashley Monroe, Jason Michael Carroll, Thompson Square […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–05/08/2015

Are you ready for Country in the Park 2015?

26 Favorite Random Country In The Park Moments

We announce this year’s KNCI Country in the Park line-up tomorrow morning at 7am. The big CITP reveal is always a big moment for us here at KNCI, and gets us thinking about past shows, […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–05/07/2015

(Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Watch Brett Eldredge Channel Frank Sinatra

There’s no denying Brett Eldredge is one of the hottest new artists in country music (“new”, even though his first hit, “Raymond”, came out in 2010). But as “new” as he is, there’s more than […]


Bears will know from now on to steer clear of Carl Moore (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Man Punches Bear

Thank you to our sister station CBS13 for the story of the month. Carl Moore, 73, who lives in rural Placer County, came to the rescue of his dog when it was being threatened by […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–04/29/2015

When my high school made national news, I was hit with a flood of memories. How awesome my hair was, wasn't one of them. (Photo courtesy Tom of KNCI)

We Still Have Plenty of Heroes

It’s easy on any given day to look at the news and think the world is falling apart. Violence in the Middle East. Riots in big cities. Citizens divided along political lines more than ever […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–04/28/2015