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David Whitehead

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Name: David Whitehead

From: East Alton, IL

Works at: Walmart

About David:

David started listening to KSHE in 1979!

David loves the no repeats on KSHE and likes the Morning Rock Show because it has just the right amount of talk & rock!

David looks forward to Hair Jordan every day at 7pm!

David works at Walmart, with 24 years of service! He has worked in Wood River, Highland, Granite City, Glen Carbon, O’Fallon and currently in Collinsville, IL!

David is 48 and will be celebrating 11 years of Marriage to his wife Traci later this month. They have been together for 17 years!

David is a father of 3 and Paw Paw to 5. He enjoys spending time with his grandchildren (swimming and parks), rock Artist – rock painting and hiding (spreading joy and sharing smiles) with non profit organization Riverbend Rockers Facebook group!

David has 3 canine kids (Hershey – Yorkie, Savannah and Hannah – Cocker Spaniels) and 2 Cats (Phatt Boy and Lil Girl)!

David started playing drums when he was 15 and has always admired John Bohmam and Neil Peart, both for different reasons and considers them the best of all time!

David’s all-time favorite band is Van Hagar and favorite KSHE memory was listening to the breaking news and learning about Sammy Hagar joining the band while cruising with friends after school!

David is not a David Lee Roth fan and would like to see at least on more Sammy Hagar reunion before its too late!

David enjoys going to outdoor shows & concerts with his wife!

David collects horror movie memorabilia and enjoys spending time with his kids and grandchildren!

David enjoys his job and the feeling of serving the communities and the associates, who help provide our area with services and goods as well as charitable causes!

KSHE songs that get David through the day:

Steve Walsh – Every Step Of The Way, Van Halen – Dreams, Sammy Hagar – Mas Tequila, Tesla – Modern Day Cowboy, Metallica – Whiskey In a Jar, Warren Zevon – Werewolves In London, Journey – Stone In Love, AC/DC – Jailbreak, Aerosmith – Seasons Of Wither, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts – Do You Wanna Touch Me (Oh Yeah)

Congratulations to David Whitehead from East Alton, IL, our “Listener of the Day”!


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