Mike McKelly has been the host of The Rocker Morning Show in Kalamazoo, MI for 27 years which means hundreds of thousands have woken up with Mike and many have grown up with him. Ironically, Mike has never grown up. In addition to his wake up duties, Mike is the Operations Manager overseeing programming for the 4 Townsquare Media stations. He enjoys all sports, playing golf, movies that make him cry and an occasional Brandy Old Fashion. Mike and his wife Karla live in Portage, MI and are the proud parents of 4 great kids Ryan, Kaitlyn, Aaron, Lauren and granddaughters Peyton, Sawyer and Madelyn.
This Is An Insane “Would You Rather”!
"Would You Rather" questions have become very popular the last couple of years and, most of the time, they're pretty tame and you could make a case to go either way. Here's few examples...
Slang Only Michiganders Use
On vacation recently, we traveled to many parts of this great state; mainly in the mitten. What I began to notice is that those of us "trolls" under the bridge have a unique way of expressing ourselves that is usually credited to the "Yoopers".
Why Is This Kalamazoo Gas Station 39 Cents Higher?
It's become one of our area's mysteries. Everyday when I pass by this gas station on Gull Road, I marvel at why the price of gas is always 252.9. As of this post time, the price of gas just down the street is 213.9. What's the deal???
What’s With Only One Shoe?
One of the great mysteries in my life are the many times I've seen one shoe along the side of a road or highway. Just one!!! I always wonder, where's the other one??? If I lost my shoe, I'd certainly look for it until I found it. How does someone continue their…
Words Michiganders Mispronounce
It's a strange phenomenon. We are one of the Northern most states and yet we run into native Michiganders that have, what sounds like, a Southern accent. Then there are those that don't but still mispronounce a lot of words. Now, I'm not perfect and just like you I c…
Rick Glaser Wins The Classic Car
Congratulations to Rick Glaser of Vicksburg! He won the Black Cherry Pearl 1974 Corvette restored to all it's glory by Butler Body Shop in Coldwater with bad-ass tires & rims from Boland Tire.
Better Swing- McKelly Or The Pro
With the U.S. Open under way in Wisconsin I thought it was a good time to let the people decide who's got the better golf swing; me or LPGA Pro Ally MacDonald. Ally was on the show with us along with our friends from Firekeepers Casino Hotel promoting the upcoming Firekeepers Casino Hotel…
The McKelly Summer Bucket List
There's so much to do during Summer in Michigan that I've decided to put together an official 2017 Bucket List so I make sure I do the "Musts" this year. Now I've got 10 but I'm thinking I need, at least, 10 more. So, check out my list and let …
Huge Herd Of Pony Cars At Seelye Ford [Pics]
Saturday was the annual West Michigan Mustang Club and all ford show & Shine at Seelye Ford. As expected, nearly every year of The Mustang was represented. In fact, it was the largest gathering in the event's history and "Stang" lovers flocked to see these …
Seelye Ford Mustang Show, My Top 5 [Videos]
The annual Seelye Ford Mustang Club show is Saturday from 10a-3p where I'll, once again this year, be broadcasting live from 11a-1p. Over the years I've grown to appreciate the "Pony" car as never before.