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WHO IS DARRELL ANYWAY? “The Insane Darrell Wayne”


Darrell Wampler A.K.A. “The Insane Darrell Wayne”

A quick blurb from Darrell: KTHO-radio-Darrell-wampler-wayne-the-insane

In all my years in radio, very rarely has there come a time when new music by established artists has no place to go for airplay.
I am hell-bent on correcting that void. Here are some personal favorites from my personal collection and current activities that I hope you enjoy.





Darrell’s History:
Started in broadcasting in 1972 in Southern California: KEZY in Anaheim
Production Director for KAGB-FM, Los Angeles, 1974
Full Time on the Air KHNY AM/FM, 1975
Drake-Chenault Radio Syndication 1976
KROQ AM/FM Los Angeles 1976 ‚1982 PD, OD, On Air as “The Insane Darrell Wayne”
Don Martin Schools, 1982-1984 General Manager
TV Host of Leased Access ‚”Free TV” in the San Fernando Valley, CA 1986-1992
Bachelor of Science ‚Business Admin ‚1997
Masters Degree Business, Organizational Behavior ‚1999
Editor LA Radio.com 2005 to 2011
Gold Coast Broadcasting, On Air at News/Talk KVTA-AM and Classic Rock KOCP-FM,
The Octopus in Ventura, CA 2005 to 2011
Owner K-Tahoe Radio 2009-Present


Non Broadcast History:
Aerospace Executive 1985 – Present, held positions at the Director, Vice President, and President/Chief Executive level. Managed staff of up to 150 people, facilities of 100,000 sq. ft., and had P/L responsibility for $30-50 million in annual revenue.