Oscar G. Brockett Theatre
"...Jody Denberg, the voice and vision of 1017.1 KGSR, is leaving his position as Content Manager and On-air host after 19 years. “I have promised myself one year without doing any work,” Denberg said in an official release..."
"...Austin’s Stephen Doster thus leads his #9 Orchestra in celebrating its 25th annual tribute to the late Beatle. From 2:30-4pm, Jody Denberg hosts an on-air tribute for KUTX 98.9 anchored by the #9 Orchestra..."
"...Jody Denberg might’ve signed off the airwaves, but he’s had no trouble finding work. The local deejay interviewed Sir Paul McCartney in July for the electronic press kit accompanying the Band on the Run deluxe reissue, followed the subsequent month by Yoko Ono for the massive studio campaign that accompanied John Lennon’s 70th birthday last Saturday...."
"...From the smiles and oversized check, you'd think they just won the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes. Such is the scene every March at the Austin Music Awards, when KGSR's Jody Denberg and Peyton Wimmer pose for their annual photo-op..."
"...Jody Denberg: The Chronicle had these annual parties where they'd rent these houses out by that lake, and we'd all go out there. There'd always be lots of food and drink..."
"...This includes Jeff Whittington and Sarah Whistler meeting Barbaro, Black, Lowry, and subsequently Joe Dishner, which lead directly to the Chronicle. Other folks who passed through the Texan include but are not limited to Steve Davis, Jay Trachtenberg, Marge Baumgarten, Sylvia Bravo Martindale, Karen Hurley, Cindy Widner, Brent Grulke, Jody Denberg, and Mark McKinnon, among others.Sylvia Bravo Martindale One of the earliest meetings for forming the Chronicle took place in The Daily Texan's coffee break room..."
"...Finding someone to say something negative about Jody Denberg proves to be next to impossible. One person said he eats too much sushi..."
"...Jody Denberg has left KGSR, both as program director and as a deejay. I was going to write "retired" from KGSR, but Denberg is way too young for that word to feel comfortable, and the parting was far more amiable than the word "resigned" would imply..."
"...KUTX host Jody Denberg giving the award for Best Keys to Ian McLagan’s son Lee..."
"...While They're Asleep), the Faces achieved a degree of success the Small Faces did not, albeit more in the live arena than on the charts. Among their young Yank fans were future Austinites Jody Denberg, Ed Mayberry, Kent Benjamin, and Alejandro Escovedo..."
"...Stepping out of the studio booth at KGSR on Monday night, Jody Denberg looked exhausted but relieved. Last Friday, the veteran local deejay announced his resignation after 19 years as the station's voice and vision, effective after KGSR's annual anniversary show Dec..."
"...Unfortunately for historians, it seems as though most of the big winners and performers from the early years had too good a time at the Awards show, and don't remember many specifics about the shows they attended. For those that do remember bits and pieces, however, it's almost as if they were in collusion when they use the word "magic" to describe some of the more memorable moments in the show's history: a surprise set by Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, two Roky Erickson experiences, Jody Denberg's unlikely jam with the True Believers, the unveiling of Gibby Haynes' and Johnny Depp's P, and Kris McKay's Too Many Girls...."
"...9 at the Scottish Rite Theater to celebrate the late singer-songwriter, in the third of four benefit concerts held around the country. (Other shows took place in Portland, Los Angeles, and New York.) The Austin show, hosted by Jody Denberg, benefited the SIMS Foundation, which provides mental health and addiction recovery services for Austin musicians...."
"...The day after Jody Denberg hosted his last Sunday specialty show on KGSR, Lyle Lovett stopped by the studio for an intimate tribute to the cornerstone local deejay who, as discussed here last week, is signing off the air following the station's anniversary party Dec. 5..."
"...I had hoped in this week's column to address the matter of the Services Invested in Musicians' Support (SIMS) Foundation not returning people's phone calls, as was claimed by a letter writer in last week's Chronicle "Postmarks." Unfortunately, SIMS Executive Director Peyton Wimmer didn't return my calls. However, KGSR's Jody Denberg did, saying he had the utmost confidence in the local nonprofit, which provides free mental health services for local musicians..."
"...Either way, Gary Floyd has promised that Black Kali Ma will be joined at some point by Randy "Biscuit" Turner, and when's the last time you saw one of the Big Boys and one of the Dicks dueting?... Friday, Austin radio mainstay Jody Denberg is slated to interview Neil Young for the forthcoming premiere of his new album Silver and Gold, a collection of new studio recordings in the acoustic mode of Harvest Moon..."
"...Thinking about Wainwright, I consciously chose not to concentrate on the time that he was in town to do a show many years ago. I ran into Jody Denberg with him at the Driskill, if memory serves, and he introduced me to the singer-songwriter..."
"...KGSR Program Director Jody Denberg has had national and local artists playing on the air ever since the station signed earlier this decade. Sarah McLachlan, Richard Thompson, Los Lobos, Lou Reed, and Son Volt are just a few of the luminaries whose performances have appeared on the Broadcasts series...."
"...See Hear Yokoby Bob Gruen & Jody Denberg Harper, 192 pp., $39.99..."
"...Now that radio is all but dead, seminal disc jockeys are being honored with "On the Air: Rock and Roll Radio," a new exhibit at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum that features Austin's own Jody Denberg. An interactive kiosk displays Denberg's bio and a minutelong medley of his hand-picked greatest hits...."