Ben McKee

staff steveBen is Akron 's friendly voice that rocks your weekends!

Ben is a husband, father, lover of all music, the outdoors and sports. Ben has always been drawn to radio which became a passion as he graduated from the University of Pittsburgh. After stops in his hometown, Pittsburgh, and Corpus Christi, TX where he was a morning show host for a decade. He ultimately landed in The Buckeye State where he continues to keep you company at Rubber City Radio since 2016.
In his free time, you will find Ben at concerts, Akron/Cleveland Sporting Event, dropping a line in the water all while trying to keep up with his wife Jessica, son Killian and 2 pups Blue and Moola.
Hear Ben McKee on weekends right here on 97.5 WONE!
Monday, 03 October 2022 12:03

These Happened...

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Sammy Hagar has been wanting to make music with Alex Van Halen, Michael Anthony and said that David can be a part of it too...  (but while we wait.) Here are the 2 bonus tracks from Sammy & The Circle's New Album "Crazy Times". Bruce Springsteen is gearing up for…
Tuesday, 27 September 2022 14:06

Looking for something tonight!

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The 2nd Taylor Hawkins Tribute is tonight in LA... More names announced for the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert in Los Angeles, Sept. 27th. 5pm PT Doors Open7pm PT Show Begins #TaylorHawkinsTribute — Foo Fighters (@foofighters) September 23, 2022  Maybe we will see some more of this from the LA…
Monday, 26 September 2022 14:24

Tributes & Covers!

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Taylor Hawkins Tribute is this week from L.A.  Here is a Tribute to another great and a cover from another one.  Nancy Wilson has shared her new song ahead of the airing tomorrow night. Chili Peppers pay respect to Eddie Van Halen with a new song.... "Eddie".  (Not sure how…
Thursday, 15 September 2022 16:20

CCR Doc!

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 "Travelin' Band: Creedence Clearwater Revival At Royal Albert Hall" is due Friday (9/16) on Netflix.  Narrated by my favorite, Jeff Bridges.  
Wednesday, 31 August 2022 12:33

WEIRD! Good or Okay?

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These are going to be WEIRD... and good... or okay???  Daniel Radcliffe stars in WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story on Roku, September 8th. Dio's Documentary due September 28th Cobra Kai (Season 5) on Netflix September 9th And Rob Zombie's - The Munsters on Netflix September 27th  Randy Rhoads Documentary is…
Thursday, 25 August 2022 14:00

Take Note!

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This is going to be amazing...  Don't forget it's Gene's Birthday today also...  Paul says it all!   HAPPY BIRTHDAY Rob Halford, Vivian Campbell and GENE!!You are my brother and time tells all. NONE of this could've happened without you. Enjoy this day and know that you are loved by…
Wednesday, 24 August 2022 14:32

Love This...

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It's been one year since Charlie Watts passed away...  this says it all!  Charlie you are missed...#RockInPeace   Thinking of Charlie today ? — Mick Jagger (@MickJagger) August 24, 2022
Monday, 01 August 2022 04:05

Stadium Tour Relived

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If you checked out the Stadium Tour in Cleveland.  Def Leppard has been keeping track of their tour stops and "OHIO ROCKS" is up now... 
Thursday, 28 July 2022 19:35

Mash Ups and What's Ups

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David Lee Roth puts out a new track a tribute to Van Halen:    This should not sound this good!    Motorhead's Iron Fist Album gets a 40th Anniversary Reissue September 23rd.  
Friday, 27 May 2022 13:54

Bret Michaels How To...

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Incase you needed help in your bandana game...  It's Bret Michaels to the rescue!!!             View this post on Instagram                       A post shared by Bret Michaels Official (@bretmichaelsofficial)  
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