The Waking Crew 2.0

Catch Jarret and Deon for their early morning antics: 06:00 - 09:00

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The Coffee Break

Get that morning buzz you need, from 09:00 - 12:00

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The Hard Drive

with Christine, for your lunch time entertainment 12:00 - 15:00

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The Headrush

End your busy day with Chops, 15:00 - 18:00

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The Waking Crew 2.0

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Jarret , Deon , Anne and Jacques keep you updated week days with entertainment, comedy, news and sports.

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Set features on the Waking Crew: 

DSTV Challenge: Mon - Fri @ 06h45

We monthly interchange between DSTV games. Daily winners go into a month-end draw for an HD PVR Decoder.

News, Sport & Weather

We keep you informed every hour with news bulletins, blitz recaps & sport bulletins.  Also catch daily weather forecasts at 06h30 and 08h30.

AM Fast Track

Broaden your musical horizons mornings when we feature an unlisted track.  Know of any awesome artists that aren't on the mainstream radar?  Email it to us! This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Rugby updates

Fixtures, match times, results and analysis!

Stolen from my dad's record collection 

Your dad's kinda groovy tracks are featured weekly.  Vote for your choice on Facebook.

Gen Y

What is Generation Y listening to? We'll play you the hottest current tracks on the web...

Battle of the Sexies

Jarret and Deon go head-to-head to prove their ignorance


24th May 2016



Waking Crew 2.0

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Today on the Waking Crew, all about rock 'n roll myths...and they've been around for a long time, yet, much like bad debt, they can't be gotten rid are a few of them...


1. Gene Simmons and his cow tongue

Gene Simmons is the most outlandish member of a band founded upon outsized spectacle. The KISS bass guitarist is known to brandish his unusually long tongue in concert. His tongue is so long, in fact, many speculated no human’s tongue could naturally be so long. Rumors declared that Simmons had a cow’s tongue grafted onto his own to complement his demonic persona in KISS.

There’s plenty wrong with this theory, beginning with the fact that a cow’s tongue looks entirely different from a human tongue and that medical technology in the ’70s was nowhere near equipped to handle an interspecies tongue-grafting procedure. Gene Simmons’ tongue is the genuine article. On a related note, the members of KISS did shed their own blood to be mixed with the red ink used to produce Marvel’s first KISS comic book. And that is no myth.


2. "Louis Louis" by The Kingsmen

Louis Louis by the Kingsmen from the early 60’s  was the subject of major controversy upon release, as parents claimed the lyrics, which are mostly indecipherable, were obscene and could be clearly heard by playing the record at a slower RPM. -The FBI even became involved in investigating the claims, eventually concluding that they were unable to interpret the lyrics. The controversy was the first of many similar incidents, in which parents and authority figures became convinced rockers were inserting obscene or Satanic messages in their records that could only be heard by playing the records backwards or slowed-down. But, as we found with back-tracks on Bles Bridges albums, all you get are potjiekos recipes!


Jarret will be back after the weekend...until then, Karlien joins me. Don't forget to catch Chops at Spes Bona Motor Company at the Tourism Expo and Motor Show this Saturday!


12th May 2016