Debbie's Blog

Debbie Speaks with Rob Janicke of Sound Evolution Music

Thursday night in Asbury Park is gonna be amazing, and Rob Janicke's passion for music and indie artists is a big reason why!   If you're free, head to the Danny Clinch Transparent Gallery in Asbury Park and discover your new favorite artist, and then, tell a few friends!   Rob and I connected about two years…

Debbie's Favorite Thing At The Shore

We're giving you a chance to win a week's stay at the Magic 98.3 Shore House in Point Pleasant Beach, and we all started talking about things we love to do when we're there.   Here's my list! Play Ski Ball!   Love that game so much, and I immediately turn into a little kid again when…

At 15, Debbie Felt The "Magic Power"

The song that was the game changer for me was "Magic Power" from the Canadian band, Triumph! I was 15, heading to the movies with a friend, and this song came on the radio.   Lyrically, this song  described just how I felt about my connection to music: "Something's at the edge of your mind, you…

Caturday comes a few days early this week!

It's National Pet Day!   Time to celebrate the furry kids in our lives!   In our house, the best day of the week is CATURDAY!   I take photos each week and share on social media.  Cornell is the star of Caturday every week, but only because Dolly Dagger doesn't really like her picture taken. My cats are…

We're Forty!!

So, it's no secret that I looooooovvvveeee birthdays!    We celebrate our cat, Cornell's big day each year with a party, and for my birthday, we do a big celebration called "June A Palooza!"   Getting older doesn't bother me, and I feel like each year is a chance to improve, refresh, and enjoy all the good…

Good Girls Who Love Bad Cats...

Valentines Day...the day of dark chocolate, cute cards, cupid jokes, and of course...Cornell!   Yes, it's time to share a sweet picture of my furry love, and a cute video of him, too. Cornell, sadly, doesn't feel the same about me...as I tell everyone, he "tolerates" my existence, and only looks to me to be the…

Debbie's "Call With Hall" - Daryl Hall Interview

Always nice to answer the studio line and have someone you admire and enjoy listening to on the other end, and that's exactly what happened today!    Super cool Daryl Hall checked in; we talked music, his show, "Live From Daryl's House," and of course, the tour this summer with Train at MSG!   Listen here!

Debbie's Chat with John Waite

Funny how most things in my life revolve around music or baseball...talking with John Waite brought both full circle!  Check out my interview with him here and find out why!   He's playing at Hackensack Performing Arts Center on Saturday night, (https://www.hacpac.org/event/john-waite-pac-the-house-series) and it's a show you don't want to miss.  You'll hear all your faves…

Debbie's Interview With Local Author James Farrell

James Farrell is a successful local businessman who can now add "author" to his list of accomplishments!   His first book, "Uncle Matty Comes Home," has been published, and not only talks about family history, but proves that no matter how old you are, it's never too late to do something different, or try something new!  …

Debbie's 2017 Year In Review and Resolutions For 2018

2017 was a year of transition.   Our former Program Director took a new job, and all of sudden, I was asked to be "the boss."  I had to get used to conference calls, having the answers, making sure we had cool contesting and good music, all while still BEING on the on air with you!  I never had…