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/.
The Masters Golf Tournament begins tomorrow in Augusta, Georgia. See why you couldn't care less with the Top Reasons You Hate Golf.
The same reason you hate sunshine, ice cream and everything else in life. You're an a-hole.
You're too busy participating in another activity that originated in Scotland: rampant drinking.
If you wanted to watch nothing happen for three hours, you'd go ask for help at a cell phone store.
The only time golfers are exciting to watch is after their Swedish wives bust them cheating.
You worry that when you reach down to retrieve your ball, a tentacle will shoot from the hole and drag you to a murky underworld. And also, you spend a lot of time taking acid.
Quick, name a player other than Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson. There ya go.
It's an elitist game played only by bored affluent people. Besides, you're too busy hunting human game on your private island.
It lost its edginess when John Daly quit playing drunk.
As crazy as it sounds, you prefer sports where broadcasters speak in a normal voice, instead of a barely-audible whisper.
Amazingly, the PGA STILL hasn't installed a rule that allows players to club Johnny Miller with a sand wedge when he's unable to go five seconds without saying something pretentious.
You're already busy with a mundane activity where you lose your balls called "marriage."
It's painful to watch players strike those little white dimpled balls that look so much like your own.
You can think of a lot more entertaining things to do in 69 to 100 strokes.