Jeff Sweatman

Jeff Sweatman

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Jeff caught the radio bug while he was still in high school in his hometown of Springfield, IL. He worked part-time at WTAX and WDBR and thought he wanted to be the next Jack Buck, until he realized how difficult play-by-play really is! Jeff attended college at the University of Missouri where he worked at the legendary KCOU college radio station. He worked at a great group of stations in Columbia, MO from ’95-’06 until The Corner brought him to Charlottesville in November of 2006.

I’ve loved my time here, esp. recording Corner Lounge sessions & hosting Brighten The Corners (Tuesdays 10-midnight).  I’m also grateful to be able to cover music festivals for Corner listeners including SXSW, Bonnaroo and more!  Among other things, Cville has taught me to embrace my inner mandolin lover, and it’s also where (in 2008) I met my amazing wife Elizabeth!  Along with our 2 cats – who love everyone, except each other – we live in Crozet, VA and last year we added the best little bundle of joy to our little spot in the world.

Jeff Sweatman's Blog

Tuesday, May 28, 201305/28/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – clothing theme 5/28

Every Weekday at 6pm, we do a request hour with a different theme, started by the New Song of the…

Friday, May 24, 201305/24/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – Q songs/bands 5/24/13

Every Weekday at 6pm, we do a request hour with a different theme, started by the New Song of the…

Thursday, May 23, 201305/23/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – better/best theme 5/23

Every Weekday at 6pm, we do a request hour with a different theme, started by the New Song of the…

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – door theme 5/22

  Every Weekday at 6pm, we do a request hour with a different theme, started by the New Song of…

Tuesday, May 21, 201305/21/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp time theme 5/21 & OKC dog survives

A dog emerges from the rubble in Oklahoma while the owner is being interviewed by CBS! Every Weekday at 6pm,…

Monday, May 20, 201305/20/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – this or that theme 5/20 & Colbert UVA speech

in case you missed Stephen Colbert’s Valedictory Exercises speech Saturday at UVA, here you go!  Thanks to the livestream, my…

Wednesday, May 15, 201305/15/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – great/greatest theme 5/15 & The Sad Cat Diary!

if you are at all a cat person, I think you will enjoy the latest internet sensation, The Sad Cat Diary! Every…

Tuesday, May 14, 201305/14/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – radio songs/bands theme 5/14

Every Weekday at 6pm, we do a request hour with a different theme, started by the New Song of the…

Monday, May 13, 201305/13/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – cover songs theme 5/13

Every Weekday at 6pm, we do a request hour with a different theme, started by the New Song of the…

Friday, May 10, 201305/10/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – acronyms theme 5/10

Every Weekday at 6pm, we do a request hour with a different theme, started by the New Song of the…

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