Morning Jolt Interviews

Road Rage Justified? Author Dirk Nevelle Explains On the Jolt

We've all experienced it - some of the clueless, absent-minded, and often downright dangerous habits some drivers have that lead to us losing our cool behind the wheel. Author Dirk Nevelle has written a book called Road Rage Justified which takes a somewhat humours look at many of the everyday mistakes drivers routinely make that…

The Jolt Goes Undercover With the FBI

Marc Ruskin spent 27 years working as a special agent for the FBI, working mostly undercover. He's just published his first book, The Pretender: My Life Undercover For the FBI, in which he gives a thrilling behind-the-scenes look at the often harrowing life of an undercover agent. Drug deals, the mob, corporate fraud, a shootout…

Dr. Bob Arnot On All Things Coffee On the Jolt

One of the most-often heard phrases from groggy listeners on the phone each morning in the WDHA studios - "I haven't had my coffee yet." Dr. Bob Arnot is a well-known New York Times bestselling author whose latest book - The Coffee Lover's Diet: Change Your Coffee, Change Your Life - is a must-read for…

James Young Talks Styx On the Jolt

Styx sold about a gazillion albums in their heyday...and James "JY" Young was there for every single one of them. A founding member of the legendary Chicago-based band, JY checked in with Jim Monaghan on the WDHA Morning Jolt to talk about the 40th anniversary of Styx's breakthrough album The Grand Illusion, their new CD…

The Russians Are Here! Author Joseph Finder On the Jolt.

Joseph Finder is a New York Times bestselling author whose latest book, The Switch, is out today. It's a fictional thriller about an innocent traveler who inadvertently picks up the wrong laptop at an airport and finds he's in possession of a U.S. Senator's laptop that contains top-secret government files, thus making him a national…

Rich Robinson Talks Crowes & Magpies On the Jolt

Black Crowes founding member Rich Robinson and his new band Magpie Salute have released their self-titled debut album featuring a mix of new songs, covers, and a couple of old Black Crowes songs. With a full ten-piece band featuring some old Crowes hands such as Marc Ford, the band is scheduled to head out on…

Little Steven Van Zandt On the WDHA Morning Jolt

To quote one of his own songs, "It's been a long time" since we've had new music from Little Steven Van Zandt. A longtime member of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, Steve has left his mark on the Jersey Shore music scene through his work with Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes, Bruce, and his…

Don Felder Talks Allmans & Pepper On the Jolt

As a teenager growing up in Florida, former Eagle Don Felder became friends with Duane and Gregg Allman, participating in numerous battles of the bands with whatever group they happened to be in respectively at the time. Don called into the WDHA Morning Jolt to talk with Jim Monaghan about his memories of Duane and…

Summer Fitness Tips On the Jolt

With Memorial Day just around the corner, you may be thinking about getting yourself in better shape for the summer. Making healthy lifestyle changes can be simpler than you might think. A few different food choices here...a few 25-30 minute self-weight exercises there can all add up...and faster than you might think. Fitness coach Michael…

WDHA's Jim Rotolo Reviews Roger Waters At Metlife

Roger Waters is kicking off his new tour this Friday night in Kansas City MO in support of his forthcoming album Is This Really the World We Want? which is scheduled for a June 2 release. WDHA's Jim Rotolo was at the invite-only rehearsal show at Metlife Stadium Sunday night and called into the WDHA…