Mike Waters

Mike Waters

Born a poor white child in Davenport, Iowa. Son of Muddy Waters and sister of Roger Waters. I Lived in Iowa for the first year of my life and grew up in a suburb of Minneapolis called New Hope!  That always gets my fellow Star Wars geeks excited.  My 2 favorite things in life, other than my family are good comedy (Marx Brothers, Monty Python, Steve Martin, Bill Murray, etc…) and good music!  Classic Hits of course.

I’ve been doing radio for 30 years in places like Madison, Wisconsin, Southern Maryland, Yakima Washington, and for most of my adult life in Fargo, North Dakota where I’ve said things like “Oof Duh!” and “You Betcha!”.  I’ve seen the movie over 20 times.  I’ve also seen the movie, Cedar Rapids starring Ed Helms and John C Reilly…liked that one a lot as well.  Unfortunately, neither of those movies were filmed in their titular locations.

I’m very excited to be doing radio here at KOKZ in Eastern Iowa!  You can hear me weekday mornings from 5:30 – 10am with nothing but fun and the best classic hits ever recorded.



Shave and a Haircut? NOPE!

This morning, I told Mrs. Waters of my plan to not get a haircut or shave until the pandemic is over. She said, “Cool” on one condition!  Let’s go to the video!  read more »


The Bright Side 12-3-2020

Ya know what the secret to having a good day is?  Start it off with some good news!  Put down your phone and stop “Doom Scrolling” and check out some good people coming together to help their community.  read more »


Turkey Day Playlist

When most holidays roll around, they all have their own music.  Christmas Music, Scary Halloween Music, Love songs for Valentine’s Day, etc…  But, what about Thanksgiving???  Not much in the form of music comes to mind.  We attempted to tackle that problem this morning and make a Thanksgiving playlist.    read more »


1st Time Friday!

I started something new this morning called First Time Friday!  Every Friday, we’ll talk about the first time you ________________!  Today we did First Time Driving Stories!  …and I got some good ones!read more »

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It’s National Farm Joke Day!

There may be one or two farmers in Iowa (he said sarcastically), well, today is National Farm Joke Day!  You gave me some great ones this morning!  read more »

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