Joe Morrison is KXRB’s resident “Professor of Country Music” – he knows as much about country music as just about anyone. Joe’s interviewed nearly everyone in the business over the years. You’ll hear daily updates on the artists, current hits, the latest country hits and your favorite country classics on his show each day.
Joe hails from the Minneapolis area. He got his start in radio at KJAM in Madison, South Dakota, in 1964. From there, he moved to WIBW-FM, one of the early FM country stations, in Topeka, Kansas.
In 1968, Joe became Operations Manager of a country station in the Kansas City area before taking a similar position at KXRB in 1969.
Joe did the morning show for 6 years, in the early days of KXRB, before pursuing a career as a Sioux Falls Realtor. He continued his popular “Saturday at the Memories” show during the 1980’s on KXRB and became Program/Music Director of the station in 1996 until semi-retiring in early 2007.
Joe and his wife Michelle (Mike) have two children. Cheri and her family live in Sioux Falls…Tony and his family live in Omaha, Nebraska.
You can listen to Joe from 10am ’til 1pm Monday through Thursday on “Classic Country 1000 KXRB”.