If you’ve ever listened to the radio in Detroit, you know the name and voice of Ken “The Casual One” Calvert. He had a larger than life personality and loved broadcasting in Detroit Rock City. He was kind, funny and appreciated the listeners above all.

Ken had an illustrious broadcasting career in Detroit and spent 1981-1991 rocking the WRIF airwaves. From the concerts in Hart Plaza to celebrity softball games and everything in between, he represented what it meant to say you were from the Motor City.

And let’s not forget the years he spent as the in-house announcer for our Detroit Pistons. He was the one who made saying JOEEEEEEEEE DUUUUUUUMAAAAAARS famous.

Please join us as we look back and celebrate the life of KC “The Casual One.”

The History of 101 WRIF Podcast –  Ken Calvert

WRIF Legends Weekend with Ken Calvert

 

Sign me up for the 101 WRIF Cybercrew email newsletter!

Join the 101 WRIF Cybercrew to get everything that rocks sent right to your inbox from The Riff! You’ll get updates on concerts and your favorite bands, along with exclusive chances to win. Plus news and stories from all around metro Detroit!

*
*
By clicking "Subscribe" I agree to the website's terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand I can unsubscribe at any time.