Pat & Tom with Julie Ryan (5am – 10am)

Pat & Tom with Julie Ryan
Weekdays 5am – 10am
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Jason Aldean’s Formula: Don’t Have A Formula

If you’ve heard Jason Aldean’s steamy new single, Burnin it Down, it is a far different sound than his usual wall-of-guitars approach. Burnin’ it Down is stripped down, with Jason’s vocals front and center of [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–15 mins ago

The nicest guy in the NBA? His neighbors probably think so. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images for Nike)

LeBron Makes It Hard To Hate LeBron

When LeBron “King” James decided to return to Cleveland and once again play hoops for his hometown team, the Cavaliers, it whipped up a media frenzy. In the run-up to his decision to leave the [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–23 hours ago

Recording artist Brad Paisley performs during the American Country Awards 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on December 10, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Brad Paisley Show: How You Can Tailgate Your Way Backstage

Brad Paisley’s Sleep Train Amphitheater show is August 2nd. That’s a Saturday. And Saturday’s a perfect day for a little pre-concert tailgate party, which you should strongly consider doing if you’re going to the show, [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–07/21/2014


Watch Pat Skydive From His Own Camera!

It all started with Brett Eldredge. He said he would skydive if “Don’t Ya” went to number one. It did. So he did. That led to us talking on the air about skydiving and what [...]


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Summer Jobs, Odd Jobs: Before Fame, These Country Artists Worked

For many of us, a summer job is our first taste of what it means to truly earn our keep. Julie, for example, worked the snack shack at a park in her hometown of Santa [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–07/16/2014

Dwight Yoakam (photo by Robyn Beck for Getty Images)

Dwight Yoakam Goes Under The Dome

There are SO many shows on TV worth watching these days it’s impossible to see them all. The best I’ve been able to do is find one I can totally immerse myself in and up [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–07/14/2014

Garth Brooks (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Meet Andy, The Guy Garth Says Will Announce His US Tour

Before yesterday, the only people who’d heard of Andy Roberts were his family, friends and employees. Then Garth Brooks mentioned him. Andy is the 31-year-old owner of Turnkey Facility Maintenance of Gainesville, Georgia. He’s also [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–07/11/2014

Is Garth Brooks preparing to re-take the world?  Do you really have to ask?(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Garth Press Conference Highlights

Whether it’s a stadium full of 50,000 revved up fans or a small gathering of doughy-looking radio and other media people, Garth Brooks knows how to work a room. Garth held his much-anticipated press conference [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–07/10/2014

Does this look like an angry runner?

See Julie Run

KNCI’s Julie Ryan describes herself as “an angry runner”. What’s that mean? “It means I don’t really enjoy it. So every time I go out and run, I’m angry. I’d rather be doing something else.” [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–07/09/2014

What now? Garth's Ireland comeback concerts canceled (Photo by Erika Goldring/Getty Images)

Comeback Concerts Canceled!

To quote Ron Burgundy: “That escalated quickly.” The unexpected saga of Garth Brooks‘ five big comeback shows in Dublin, Ireland, scheduled for July 25-29, came to an even more surprising end today when the promoter [...]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–07/08/2014