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

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Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp Chicago theme 8/1

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my kinda town…for the requests tonight!

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – feet don’t fail me now theme 7/31

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foot/feet songs/bands/albums!

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Tuesday, July 30, 201307/30/2013

#GetDown #WorkdayWrapUp theme 7/30

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Lotsa folks gettin’ down with their bad selves on the request lines tonight, thanks!

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Monday, July 29, 201307/29/2013

Win PJ tix, a strange #WorkdayWrapUp theme 7/29 & RIP J.J. Cale

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Listen all week btwn 6-7pm to win Pearl Jam tickets for their 10/29 JPJ show, woo hoo!  And instead of…

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

You lost $2 million how? and a HEAVY #WorkdayWrapUp theme 7/26

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finding out you lost $2 million via Twitter & a HEAVY theme on the request lines…

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Thursday, July 25, 201307/25/2013

VT loves Nirvana & a #WorkdayWrapUp Man theme 7/25

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Man oh man, lotsa great requests tonight, thanks! And did you hear the one about the VT mascot thinking Nirvana was still around?

Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – run/walk theme 7/24

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In honor of the New Song Of The Day & the Healthy Living Expo tonight!

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – Party theme 7/23

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It’s Tuesday…let’s party! It’s National Hot Dog Day, after all…

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Thursday, July 18, 201307/18/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – wish/hope/dream theme 7/18

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wishin’, hopin’ & dreamin’ for great requests tonight…and we got ’em! Started by new David Lynch music…yep, THAT David Lynch!

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Wednesday, July 17, 201307/17/2013

#WorkdayWrapUp – Super theme 7/17

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brand new Kings Of Leon song “Supersoaker” just came in! Don’t know of many other “soaker” songs (Soak Up The Sun?), so we’re going the “super” route for your requests!

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