Popular Radio Hosts Big Kris and Boomer Team Up for New Morning Show on K-Rock 105.7, Debuting Jan. 28
KINGSTON, ON (January 22, 2013) Today, Rogers Radio station K-Rock 105.7 announced the return of Kris Bawden aka “Big Kris” and Wendy Bouwma aka “Boomer” to the station as hosts of The Big Kris and Boomer Show. Revving up Kingston’s morning airwaves, the new show makes its debut on Monday, Jan. 28 at 5:30 a.m. ET, exclusively on K-Rock 105.7
“Kris’s crazy stunts and Wendy’s irreverent sense of humour make for a continually spontaneous, lively and fun show,” said Darryl Spring, Program Director and Music Director, K-Rock 105.7. “Both have a great history with K-Rockand a strong connection to the Kingstoncommunity, so it was a natural decision to bring the two together for this exciting new show.”
An Ottawa native, Big Kris considers Kingston his second home. With a decade of experience in the radio industry, his roles have ranged from music director to on-air radio host. Big Kris is known by Kingstonians for leading the city’s most infamous radio stunts including, The Turd King, The Human Toboggan, and the Turkey Hunter.
No stranger to the Kingston radio scene, Boomer has a long history with K-Rock, spanning nearly a decade. Throughout her career at the station she worked in a number of roles from promotions to stunt-woman extraordinaire, to DJ, and music director. Boomer is recognized as a two-time demolition derby queen, the reigning tortilla toss champion, and a Polar Bear Plunge survivor.
K-Rock 105.7 brings listeners an array of rock music, and is the only station in Kingston that plays everything from classic rock, 90s rock, and the best contemporary rock artists. Listeners can rock out to songs by AC/DC, The Black Keys, Tom Petty, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Metallica, Nirvana, The Sheepdogs, and Led Zeppelin.
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