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/.
Do you believe the month you were born, and the relative position of the planets and stars, affect every single aspect of your life? If so, get ready for some SPOILER ALERTS on your future income.
--Researchers examined the zodiac signs of the 1,000 richest people in England, including PAUL MCCARTNEY and basically no one else you've heard of. And they figured out which astrological signs are most common among those rich people.
--GEMINI came in first. 10% of the people on the list had birthdays between May 21st and June 20th.
--Capricorn was second, which means a birthday between December 22nd and January 19th. And Aries was third, which is March 21st to April 19th.
--Scorpios came out the worst. Only 6.5% of the people on the list had birthdays between October 23rd and November 21st.
--The full list from richest to poorest goes Gemini, Capricorn, Aries, Taurus, Leo, Sagittarius, Cancer, Pisces, Libra, Aquarius, Virgo, and Scorpio.
I'll just tell you that Wease is a Scorpio, and depending on the day he's either the richest or poorest guy I know.