DJ Show Profiles:

 

Our fantastic DJ's! For a full schedule of DJ shows and times click here!

 

 

 

Ana Weaver

Name: Ana Weaver - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s):
English and French Education
Hometown: Holland, MI
Show and Time

Music for the Birds, Thursday 7-8 pm

Interests: Playing writing, and listening to music, gardening, puns, pronouncing the punctuation in song titles, trumpets and bookmarks
Favorite Artist(s): Classic and alternative rock, bluegrass, French pop music, They Might Be Giants, The Decemberists, Frank Zappa, The Velvet Underground, of Montreal, the Kinks

Kurtis Cunningham

Name: Kurtis Cunningham - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s):
Undecided
Hometown: Holland, MI
Show and Time

Kurt & Jhon Show, Wednesdays 12-1pm

Interests: Tigers and Whitecaps games, Movies, Hanging with friends!
Favorite Artist(s): Poison, Mötley Crüe, KISS, Guns n Roses, Sir Elton John

Kurtis Cunningham

Name: Kurtis Cunningham - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s):
Undecided
Hometown: Holland, MI
Show and Time

Kurt & Tom Show, Wednesdays 12-1pm

Interests: Tigers and Whitecaps games, Movies, Hanging with friends!
Favorite Artist(s): Poison, Mötley Crüe, KISS, Guns n Roses, Sir Elton John

 

John Deppe

Name: John Deppe - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s):
Mechanical Engineering
Hometown: Marshall, MI
Show and Time

Blues and Orange, Mondays 8-9pm

Interests: Organ (as in the big thing in church), being outdoors
Favorite Artist(s): Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, ZZ Top, Rush, Kenny Wayne Shepherd

 

 

Brooke Wolters

Name: Brooke Wolters - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s):
Social Work Major, Studio Art Minor
Hometown: Holland, Michigan
Show and Time

Stuff Like This, Thursday 9-10pm

Interests:
Jesus, camping, Taco Bell, The Sandlot, laying in hammocks, eating dairy, chillin' out maxin' relaxin' all cool, meeting people, driving.
Favorite Artist(s): Weezer, Johnny Cash, Kanye West, The National, Kings of Leon, Typhoon, Bon Iver, Modest Mouse

 

Katy Jaderholm

Name: Katy Jaderholm - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s):
Art and Psychology
Hometown: Wheaton, Illinois
Show and Time

On Hiatus

Interests:
Sleeping in, cuddling, Jesus, art, and carbs
Favorite Artist(s): Arctic Monkeys, Black Keys, Vampire Weekend, Fleet Foxes, Kanye, Ray LaMontagne, Alabama Shakes, Kings of Leon

 

 

 

 

 

John Puttrich

Name: John Puttrich contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s): Environmental Engineering
Hometown: Arlington Heights, IL
Show and Time

New Music @ 9, Mondays 9pm

Swashbuckle, Fridays 7-8pm

Interests: Nature, music, sudoku-esque puzzles, photography, coffee, tea, reading (especially old books).
Why You Joined WTHS:  It started with wanting to spread the spirit of Swashbuckling through my show, "The Swashbuckle", and it still is. Now, on top of that, there's the mission of spreading some radical jams throughout the Holland area and a little beyond.
Favorite Artist(s): Andrew Bird, Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, Elliott Smith, Foxy Shazam, Arctic Monkeys, anything involving Jack White, Vampire Weekend, and Queen

 

Philip DiCicco

Name: Philip DiCicco contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s): English - Creative Writing and Classics
Hometown: Batavia, Illinois
Show and Time

New Music @ 9, Mondays 9pm

Swashbuckle, Fridays 7-8pm

Interests: Reading, Writing (stories, poetry, music), Cooking, Soccer, Snow, Ears
Why You Joined WTHS: I loved the station as an outsider, I loved it as a deej, and I have now come to love it from the most intimate space I can acheive.
Favorite Artist(s): Wilco, Death Cab For Cutie, Leif Vollebeck, everything Justin Vernon, Sufjan Stevens, Vampire Weekend, Alison Krauss, Freelance Whales, Kings of Leon, Sigur Ros, Gary Clark Jr., Kathleen Edwards, Feist

 

 

 

 

 

Jake Stafford

Name: Jacob Stafford contact me!
Year @ Hope: Junior
Major(s): Bio-Mechanical Engineering
Hometown: Clarkston, MI
Show and Time

The Slaw, Fridays 7-8 pm

Interests: Guitar playing, being a Lumberjack, talking, breathing, eating, existing.
Favorite Artist(s): Typhoon, Sufjan Stevens, Ben Howard, Dispatch, Tallest Man on Earth, Bombay Bicycle Club

 

Ariel Vincent

Name: Ariel Vincent contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s): Recording Arts with Emphasis in Broadcasting (mathematics minor)
Hometown: River Forest, IL
Show and Time

Big Brassy Broadway, Mondays 7-8 PM 

Sound Of The Cinema, Tuesdays 7-8 PM 

Interests: music, singing, swing dancing, musical theatre, learning musical instruments, hanging with friends, movies, baking, & enjoying nature
Favorite Artist(s): John Barry, Stephen Sondheim, George Gershwin, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Gustav Holst, Hans Zimmer, Phillip Glass, Fun, Led Zeppelin, STRFKR, Elton John, Ingrid Michaelson, Beach House, Fleetwood Mac, Beatles, Queen, David Bowie, Franz Ferdinand, ELO, Daft Punk, Vampire Weekend, Phoenix, MGMT, Flight of the Conchords, Punch Brothers, Imagine Dragons, Alabama Shakes, Red Hot Chili Peppers & countless more!

Lina Lash

Name: Lina Lash contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s): Management and Music
Hometown: Glen Ellyn, IL
Show and Time

Along for the Ride, Thursdays 8-9 PM

Interests: a good pun, pretending I know how to swim, star gazing, a juicy steak, laughing all day and night with amigos, movies that get weirdly emotional, naps, new music
Favorite Artist(s): First Aid Kit, Fleet Foxes, Two Door Cinema Club, Twenty One Pilots, Miniature Tigers, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., The Swell Season, Phoenix, Sigur Ros

 

Ethan Rader

Name: Ethan Rader - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Sophomore
Major(s): Music
Hometown: Naperville, Il
Show and Time

Deja Entendu, Tuesdays at 8pm

Interests: Concerts, space, sleeping past noon, cats, pizza, avoiding responsibility
Favorite Artist(s):

American Football, Brand New, Death Cab for Cutie, Foxing, Into It. Over It.,

La Dispute, Modern Baseball, Owen, Pity Sex, Say Anything, Tiny Moving Parts, The Wonder

Years

 

Jack Miller

Name: Jack Miller - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Sophpmore
Major(s): Music
Hometown: Western Springs, Il
Show and Time

Happy Headbangers, Tuesdays at 9pm

Interests: Music, Soccer, Peach Yogurt, The Great Outdoors
Why You Joined WTHS: Music is my passion, and it's awesome that I can share it with anyone through my show!
Favorite Artists: Real Friends, blink-182, Modern Baseball, The Story So Far, Mumford and Sons, Matt Corby, The Head and the Heart, Gungor, Bleachers, Ed Sheeran, A Day to Remember, Issues, Oh, Sleeper, Bring Me the Horizon, Empires, The Hush Sound, dr. manhattan

Natalie Vela

Name: Natalie Vela - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Sophomore
Major(s): Spanish and Neuroscience
Hometown: Clarkston, MI
Show and Time

Coffeeshop Vibes, Tuesdays 4-5 PM 

Interests: Concerts, coffee, tea, ethnic foods, speaking Spanish, swimming, adventuring, planning my future travels, discovering new music.
Why You Joined WTHS:   I like to make up for my personal lack of musical talent by having a deep appreciation for music and those who create it. I was drawn to the WTHS sound as a listener, and decided to reach out and join the crew!
Favorite Band(s): Death Cab for Cutie, The Killers, The Format, Vampire Weekend, Iron and Wine, Grouplove, Bon Iver, The Strokes, Cage the Elephant, The Kooks, Beach Fossils, Juanes, Shakira and Don Omar

Tom Garcia

Name: Tom Garcia - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Freshman
Major(s): Biology
Hometown: Commerce, MI
Show and Time

Beyond and Before, Tuesdays at 10pm

Interests: Old-Timey Video Games, Bad Movies, Viola, Record Collecting
Favorite Band(s): Bob Dylan, The Who, Yes, Genesis, King Crimson, The Grateful Dead, Felt, Porcupine Tree/Steven Wilson, George Harrison, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Roland Kirk, Procol Harum, Sonny Rollins, Rush,Todd Rundgren, Tim Buckley, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, and Mussorgsky.

Kelly Arnold

Name: Kelly Arnold - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Freshman
Major(s): Communication
Hometown: Ann Arbor, MI
Show and Time

Catch and Release, Thursdays at 4pm

Interests: coffee, browsing through buzzfeed, finding funny vines, discovering new music, going on adventures, trying new foods, making new friends
Favorite Band(s): First Aid Kit, City and Colour, Amy Winehouse, Sufjan Stevens, Troye Sivan, The Head and the Heart, Local Natives

Jaclyn Brett

Name: Jaclyn Brett - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s): Physics Major, English (Creative Writing) Minor and Math Minor
Hometown: East Lansing, MI
Show and Time

Sounds of the Cinema, Thursdays at 7pm

Interests: Tea-blending, Marvel Comics/MCU, reading, writing, stories in general
Favorite Band(s): Michael Giacchino, Alexandre Desplat, Henry Jackman, Howard Shore, John Powell, John Williams

Colton Ursiny

Name: Colton Ursiny - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Senior
Major(s): English Lit
Hometown: Wheaton, IL
Show and Time

Bits and Bytes, Fridays at 2pm

Interests: aming, watching anime, reading, and singing!
Favorite Band(s): Nobuo Uematsu, Jake Kaufman/virt, Ella Fitzgerald, Darren Kobb, The Decemberists, MEISHI SMILE

Gabby Barber

Name: Gabby Barber - contact me!
Year @ Hope: Freshman
Major(s): Voice Performance and History Double Major
Hometown: Lake Orion, MI
Show and Time

Sound and Color, Mondays at 4pm

Interests: running, singing, listening to music, reading, drinking coffee
Favorite Band(s): Sylvan Esso, Twin Peaks, St. Vincent, Wet, Tame Impala, Bon Iver