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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Legal Human Composting… 5/22/19

Yesterday, Washington became the first state in the U.S. to legalize human composting. Under the new law, residents there can now choose to have their body turned into soil after they die. At the end of the composting, loved ones are then given the soil, which they can use to plant flowers, vegetables or trees.…MORE

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GPS Fails! – 5/22/19

A man is recovering after Google Maps SENT HIM OFF A CLIFF! The truck driver was following GPS directions when Google Maps told him to drive on a bridge and then up a long and winding road. The directions were very wrong… as the man’s truck stalled, and plunged into a river below. The 23-year…MORE

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Now Trending! – 5/23/19

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson had an embarrassing gaffe yesterday when he confused a real estate term for an Oreo cookie. He was asked by Representative Katie Porter whether he was familiar with the term “REO.” He responded “Oreo Cookie?” After this went ballistic on social media, Carson sent Porter a bag of…MORE

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Waiter/Waitress Day! -5/21/19

Today is National Waiter and Waitress day and what are the things that you should NEVER say to your server when you go out to eat? We talked about that this morning!  MORE

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Now Trending! – 5/21/19

It seems Dan Akryod is at it again! The Ghostbusters star is spreading the word that aliens not only exist buy have visited this planet on multiple occasions. He claims they may want to impregnate human women just to see what happens but doesn’t think they will ever make formal contact. Unlike him, I have…MORE

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Phone Blast! – 5/20/19

Dear Rick and Joel…My wife is very particular about our house but I finally talked her into letting me hire a cleaning company to clean the house. It was a birthday gift to her. She’s kind of nervous about letting anyone else clean our house, because she doesn’t think they’ll do a good enough job.…MORE

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Now Trending! – 5/20/19

Well Arnold Schwarzenegger was in South Africa filming with a children’s sporting event on Saturday when some dude broke past security and DROPPED KICKED Arnold in the back! Arnold lunged forward but regained his balance before turning around and almost terminating the attacker. The kicker in all this… (No pun intended) is that all the guy…MORE

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Morning Show – Mom’s Worst Punishments… 5/10/19

Moms have to put up with a lot raising kids… believe me I know! My poor mother had to raise three of us boys. But seriously, all moms have a breaking point. Sometimes, I think it’s in a Kids genetic code to see how far they can push mom before she will snap. Then some…MORE

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Animal Kingdom in The Hawk Parking Lot!! – 5/10/19

So this morning as I was pulling into the Hawk parking lot I thought I was pulling into the WILD KINGDOM! Seriously, I saw 3 deer, a fox and then a skunk in our parking lot. I’ll be honest, over the 18 years I have been here, I have seen lots of wildlife walk by…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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Legal Human Composting… 5/22/19

Legal Human Composting… 5/22/19

Yesterday, Washington became the first state in the U.S. to legalize human composting. Under the new law, residents there can now choose to have their body turned into soil after they die. At the end of the composting, loved ones are then given the soil, which they can use to plant flowers, vegetables or trees.…

GPS Fails! – 5/22/19

GPS Fails! – 5/22/19

A man is recovering after Google Maps SENT HIM OFF A CLIFF! The truck driver was following GPS directions when Google Maps told him to drive on a bridge and then up a long and winding road. The directions were very wrong… as the man’s truck stalled, and plunged into a river below. The 23-year…

Now Trending! – 5/23/19

Now Trending! – 5/23/19

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson had an embarrassing gaffe yesterday when he confused a real estate term for an Oreo cookie. He was asked by Representative Katie Porter whether he was familiar with the term “REO.” He responded “Oreo Cookie?” After this went ballistic on social media, Carson sent Porter a bag of…

Waiter/Waitress Day! -5/21/19

Waiter/Waitress Day! -5/21/19

Today is National Waiter and Waitress day and what are the things that you should NEVER say to your server when you go out to eat? We talked about that this morning!