Steve Raymond


FAVORITE STUFF: AC/DC, AEROSMITH, The ROLLING STONES, RED SOX Baseball and WAWA! (Need my 12oz. Hazelnut) daily!

Born and  reared in RED SOX nation, (I  mean I was raised in New England, not "reared" at any time)..


Celebrating 24 years being RoCKER Man' at WZXL in 2014, Program Director since 1993..DO I love my job? YEP!


Dream Job: Play by Play/ RED SOX


Favorite All time Interviews: Regis Philbin, Dan Ackroyd, Steve Winwood, Alice Cooper, David Lee Roth, Ozzy Osbourne,Gregg Allman, Mick Fleetwood, Brian Johnson (AC/DC), Peter Wolf (J GEILS Band); Sammy Hagar, Ted Nugent, Ray Manzarek (Doors); Joe Elliott, Vivian Cambell (Def Lep);  Brad Arnold (3 Doors Down), Noodles (The Offspring); Don Felder (Eagles); SLASH; LARS Ulrich!


WORST Interviews:  (3 Way tie)* Don Rickles, George Thorogood and Mickey Hart (Grateful Dead)* 


BEST WZXL In-Studio accoustic performance: Warren Haynes (The Allman Bros., Gov't Mule), 1993;


BEST GUITAR TIPS: Slash, Noodles (The Offspring) and Kenny Wayne Shepherd;


BEST BACKSTAGE: OZZY Osbourne; STING; STEVEN TYLER & Tom Hamilton(Aerosmith); David Bowie; Elton John; Keith Richards; AC/DC; Ian Anderson (J Tull); J. Geils Band; Three Doors Down; Don Felder (Eagles)Ann & Nancy Wilson(HEART);  Jason Bonham,(Bonzo's Kid-ZEP Experience), Robby Krieger of The Doors, Lars Ulrich and Jimi Hendrix Experience bass player, BILLY COX!


THRILLS Of a Lifetime:(3)


Thrill #1-My interview with a ROCK idol, Lars Ulrich-METALLICA 6/22/12:




Thrill #2-Legendary EAGLES guitarist and songwriter of Hotel California DON FELDER In Studio >


Thrill 3-Sharing the same stage with Robby Krieger of The Doors 8/17/13>  

(I'm no Jim Morrison)*


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2013: New ZXL Frontiers..Phillies Baseball

What Steve is Listening to..

NEW MuSIC >    The DEAD DAISIES!  Face I LoVE/ AC/DC edge meets the Black Crowes southern sensibilities! GREAT edge! GREAT energy! They are touring and opening act for Def Leppard/KISS tour summer 2014

Kim Simmons And Savoy Brown: Goin' To The Delta>WOW! Cutting, slick and air-guitar worthy; Now on repeat mode in car, cuts: #1 Laura Lee, #3 Nuthin' Like The Blues, #7 Goin' To The Delta!

FLEETWOOD MAC: The 35th Anniversary Reissue of RUMOURS>(Expanded 3-Disc version): The first disc is the original recording remastered. The 2nd disc is Live on Tour 77' recordings. The 3rd disc is recording sessions, demo versions of hits and never before released alternate cuts of the big songs! My picks? Disc 2 Live cuts, Go Your Own Way, The Chain and Rhiannon!


QUEEN: A Night At The Opera; Preferred tracks: DEATH on Two Legs ROCKS! Cut 6 Sweet Lady! (Remastered)*


AEROSMITH Music From Another Dimension! (2012) Now in my hand: Choice cuts:LoVE XXX featuring Julian Lennon/ OH YEAH & STREET JESUS!


The ROLLING STONES   1971 Brussels and 1981 Hampton, Va. LIVE' bootlegs! Choice cuts: Black Limosene, Honky Tonk Women & Brown Sugar!

Metallica 30th Anniversary Shows 12/11/Filmore, SF; ORION AC shows>Now on Repeat>Seek And Destroy, Orion, Hell & Back & Enter Sandman!

38. Special Live in Texas! AC/DC Backtrax! Live cuts & Rarities on disc 2 ROCKIN' my speakers..



Also in my car:  The Rolling Stones>Exile On Main Street; Buddy Guy-Rhythm & bLUES (New)*

What Steve is Watching

NEW Fave*** Make Or Break-The LINDA PERRY Project!" Awesome studio artistry and emotions! VH1



AXS TV 897 Concerts**;

Palladia Music Channel;

Most NAT GEO Channel programs including DRUGS Inc, ALASKA STATE TROOPERS; MOUNTAIN MEN is cool*

What STEVE is reading..

ROBERT PLANT-It's A Life;  BACKSTAGE PAST' by Barry Fey; Don Felder, HEAVEN & HELL;   LIFE by Keith Richards! AWeSOmE!!




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Don Felder-The EAGLES  2012                    Joe Elliott-DEF LEPPARD 2013

   Sammy Hagar 2012

  Gavin Rossdale/BUSH 2011

Marky Ramone/The RAMONES 2012

  Ray Manzarek-The Doors; 2008


(Top) Steve Winwood-Traffic/ Spencer Davis Group      (Top)  Metallica's LARS Ulrich 2012                           SLASH  2013                                                           Pat DiNIZIO-The Smithereens 2012 





(Top) NIKKI SIXX-MOTLEY CRUE 2014                                                                    JOHNNY WINTER 2014                                                      PHIL COLLEN 6/13/14








(Top) PETER WOLF-The J Geils Band 2009                      NOODLES-The Offspring 2012                 ROBBIE HYMAN-The Hooters 2012




VIVIAN CAMPBELL-Def Leppard 2014                          ALICE COOPER 2011                        RICKEY MEDLOCK-Lynyrd Skynyrd 2014>  

JOE ELLIOTT-Def Leppard 2014>