Rick Michaels

What can you say about Rick Michaels except he has done just about everything in the music business.  Born and raised in the Lehigh Valley, Rick started his radio career as a young intern at WKAP in Whitehall.  That led him to award winning radio shows in Cleveland, Detroit, Columbus and a syndicated show in North and South Carolina.  Rick also worked as Director of Promotions Midwest for the Universal Music Group promoting and touring with bands like Kiss, Elton John, Shania Twain, INXS, Hanson and Bon Jovi.  Rick now has been back in the Lehigh Valley for the past 17 years entertaining fans every morning on the Hawk Morning Show with Rick Michaels.

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Dad-Isms! – 6/14/19

  In celebration of Father’s Day on Sunday… today we talked about those catchy little phrases that poured out of dads mouth when he was angry, upset or just disappointed in us. I’m not just talking to hear my own voice! Stop crying or I’ll give you a reason to cry. You’re gonna like it,…MORE

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Now Trending! – 6/14/19

Well actor Cuba Gooding Jr is in hot water. He was charged yesterday with forcible touching, a misdemeanor, and sex abuse in the third degree relating to an alleged groping incident in New York City last weekend. An unidentified 29 year old woman claims Gooding groped her at a rooftop club in the big apple.…MORE

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A Few Things… 6/13/19

Yesterday the FBI released its file on former Playboy founder and Editor-in-chief Hugh Hefner, who died in 2017, one of many celebrities the agency has investigated over the years. Apparently the FBI though it was a good idea to investigate and put surveillance on Hefner to see if he was violating any obscenity laws. I don’t know…MORE

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The Hawk Morning Show Confessional – 6/13/19

For some reason, we had a ton of people leave messages on the Hawk Confessional this week. Don’t forget, you can always leave a message on our confession line at 844-340-0400. This week, we decided to change it up a bit and just play all the wacky confessions that were left for us last week.…MORE

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Now Trending! – 6/13/19

Don’t ya just love Hollywood rumors?! Well the most recent is that Selena Gomez is dating comedian/actor Bill Murray. Yesterday Gomez put those rumors to rest and said no she isn’t but they did work together on a new zombie flick…The Dead Don’t Die which will be in theaters this weekend. Speaking of movies, Samuel…MORE

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The Book of Joel – Joel’s New iPhone! – 6/12/19

Joel is the king of spending all his money on technology – specifically on all the latest iPhone’s and Apple Products. But when his two year old iPhone X took a tumble (in the shower…), he dropped $1,300 on the newest, hottest, most expensive iPhone… but he forgot a little something! This morning, we tried…MORE

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Mike Tyson’s New Gig! – 6/12/19

Mike Tyson is putting down his boxing gloves and lighting up a joint as he spearheads a holistic marijuana company and sets plans in motion to open an over-the-top weed resort in the middle of the California desert. Tyson Holistic was formed in 2016 and sells an array of marijuana merchandise as well as premium marijuana strains,…MORE

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Now Trending! – 6/12/19

Props to comedian and former talk show host Jon Stewart who appeared before the House Judiciary Committee yesterday on behalf of 9/11 first responders to attempt to get funding for the heroes that are suffering from cancer and respiratory disease caused by ground zero toxins.  Stewart was not happy that a bunch of committee members…MORE

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The Dating Age Gap… 6/11/19

People magazine claims Dennis Quaid is allegedly dating a University of Texas college student! Laura Savoie is a 26 years-old student while Quaid is 65. She did her undergrad studies at Pepperdine University before enrolling at Texas for her PhD work. Laura has a masters from Notre Dame. She recently posted a picture of her…MORE

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Now Trending! – 6/11/19

There are more and more rumors out of Hollywood that the rumored Breaking Bad movie is currently in development. The big question is… will Walter White be in the flick in some capacity? No word on a release date yet for the rumored flick. The Boston Red Sox management has stepped up to help their former…MORE

Morning Show Interviews

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Morning Show – Jon Anderson Interview – 4/8/19

Our guest this morning is without a doubt one of the most iconic rock front men in history and is currently embarking on a world tour. His voice undeniably has been heard and loved by millions. It was great to chat once again with Jon Anderson from YES this morning. Jon Anderson will be at…MORE

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John Lodge Interview! – 10/12/18

A true rock and roll icon… 6 decades of doing what he loves with the Moody Blues.  He is currently embarking on his first solo tour and will hit the Sellersville Theater on Monday, October 15th.  We were very excited to have Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and my friend John Lodge on the…MORE

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Morning Show – Dee Snyder Interview… 10/5/18

This dude has been in Rock and Roll for over 4 decades. When he first surfaced everyone thought he was going to be a flash in the pan but they were wrong. I have known him for at least 30 years and besides being a rock icon he has appeared on Reality TV shows, a…MORE

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Dad-Isms! – 6/14/19

Dad-Isms! – 6/14/19

  In celebration of Father’s Day on Sunday… today we talked about those catchy little phrases that poured out of dads mouth when he was angry, upset or just disappointed in us. I’m not just talking to hear my own voice! Stop crying or I’ll give you a reason to cry. You’re gonna like it,…

Now Trending! – 6/14/19

Now Trending! – 6/14/19

Well actor Cuba Gooding Jr is in hot water. He was charged yesterday with forcible touching, a misdemeanor, and sex abuse in the third degree relating to an alleged groping incident in New York City last weekend. An unidentified 29 year old woman claims Gooding groped her at a rooftop club in the big apple.…

A Few Things… 6/13/19

A Few Things… 6/13/19

Yesterday the FBI released its file on former Playboy founder and Editor-in-chief Hugh Hefner, who died in 2017, one of many celebrities the agency has investigated over the years. Apparently the FBI though it was a good idea to investigate and put surveillance on Hefner to see if he was violating any obscenity laws. I don’t know…

The Hawk Morning Show Confessional – 6/13/19

The Hawk Morning Show Confessional – 6/13/19

For some reason, we had a ton of people leave messages on the Hawk Confessional this week. Don’t forget, you can always leave a message on our confession line at 844-340-0400. This week, we decided to change it up a bit and just play all the wacky confessions that were left for us last week.…