Brian Siewiorek

Host: The Grooves, every Wednesday night from 10 PM to midnight

Director of Creative Services and host of The Grooves Brian Siewiorek came to WYEP in 2004 from WCBU in Peoria, Illinois, where he worked as a journalist, hosting All Things Considered and managing operations. His award-winning career has included stints in rural Alaska as well as WKSU at Kent State in Ohio.

Siewiorek became a radio nerd through his love of music. He is an avid collector of vinyl and music memorabilia.

Where it All Began: His first concert was Dead Milkmen performing at Peabody’s Down Under in Cleveland in 1993.

Memorable Interviews: Talking to Kim Gordon about her soundtrack for Andy Warhol’s silent film, “Kiss.”