Brother Wease has been a morning radio fixture in Rochester for over twenty years, in addition to hosting shows on XM Satellite Radio and WBUF in Buffalo.
Wease is known for his openness with listeners, including the sharing of much of his personal life. He is a war veteran, having completed three tours of duty in Vietnam. He has been married three times and has six children. He met his current wife, Doreen, when she was a guest on his show. He is a motorcycle enthusiast and an avid poker player.
His work history includes stints as a concert promoter, a mail carrier, and an overnight disc jockey. He is part owner of Physical Graffiti, a tattoo parlor on Ridge Road.
The champion of all things Rochester, Wease is adored by his listeners as the city's foremost proponent of cultural events and recreational activities. Brother Wease served as an emcee at Woodstock in 1994 & 1999.
Wease founded a charity called Wease Cares in honor of a friend who died after a long bout with cancer in 1998.
Gregg "Opie" Hughes of The Opie and Anthony Show has referred to Brother Wease as his mentor. Hughes worked with Wease at the same station in Rochester when he was first breaking into the business. Nationally syndicated talk radio host Stephanie Miller was once a co-host with Wease, using the on-air name "Sister Sleaze".
The Wease Show on 95.1 The Brew features nationally known comedian Marianne Sierk, sports with John DiTullio and news updates from 13 WHAM-TV's Doug Emblidge.
The show airs weekday mornings from 5am to 12 pm on 95.1 The Brew and is streamed online at http://www.951TheBrew.com/.
If the rumors are true, the first openly gay player in the NFL may soon officially come out. He'll have a lot of advantages, as you'll discover with the Top Best Things About Being a Gay NFL Player.
--You'll never get distracted by the cheerleaders.
--Instead of tossing a football, you can be the one NFL player that teaches those United Way kids to accessorize.
--You'll fit right in with everyone else on the St. Louis Rams. Oh yes, I went there.
--The only thing you'll ever double murder is the DANCE FLOOR!
--If you can sprint to a Pottery Barn sale in heels without tripping, you can certainly do the same on a football field in cleats.
--Once you see your face on the Jumbotron you'll know exactly where you need to moisturize.
--It's insane fun to do a touchdown dance on Ecstasy.
--They actually pay you to tackle Tom Brady and lay on him for a few extra seconds.
--You get to play dress-up every Sunday . . . and some Saturdays, Mondays and Thursdays, too.
--If you win, you get a PARADE!
--Being in the middle of a pile of big, sweaty men? Yes please!
--If you run out of makeup there are hundreds of people in the stands with extra face paint.
--Celebrating a win by dumping Gatorade on your coach's head is nowhere near as festive as handing him a pitcher of homemade mimosas.
--While your teammates are foolishly blowing their signing bonus on a pimped-out Bentley, you're using yours on a sensible Vespa.
--The lack of traction is a small price to pay for the slew of compliments you get when you take the field in fabulous Italian loafers.
--Michael Vick is always impressed when you show up to a dogfight brandishing a miniature Schnauzer.
--Nothing gets a locker room pumped for a big game like replacing the Lil Wayne CD with Kylie Minogue.
--There's something inexplicably delightful about a 350-pound lineman wedging himself into a Mini Cooper.
--Plastered tailgaters outside the stadium LOVE it when you replace the team flag they're proudly flying with a giant rainbow one.
--Sure, hitting the clubs after a win is fun. But it's nowhere near as fun as inviting your teammates over for a "Real Housewives" marathon.
--Whenever anyone needs help choreographing a touchdown dance, you are SO there!
--Your touchdown celebration dance includes glow sticks.
--Sweat, tight pants, ripped muscles. Come to think of it, what about the NFL ISN'T gay?
--You get to spend a lot of time with a tight end . . . and when you're done with that, you get to play football.
--You can say you've had sex with as many women as Tim Tebow.
--You get to be the only NFL player without an illegitimate child.
--You can steal a referee's bright yellow flag and wear it as an ascot.
--It doesn't get any better than being buried beneath a pile of Bears.
--Some weeks the Bears take on the Packers. And some other weeks the Chicago team takes on the Green Bay team.