We have the most generous listeners.

One of my listeners named Kathy called me and said she will pick up the adoption fee of $175 for a suitable home for Daphne the 2 year old black lab. How sweet is that? We have the most generous listeners. Daphne was born in the shelter and has had no luck finding a permanent…read more »



This is kinda cool! It’s The Museum of Endangered Sounds and it preserves such noises as a typewriter, dial-up Internet, Pac-Man and TV snow. Check it out The guy who created it wrote: Click a thumbnail to take a listen down memory lane. Click the thumbnail again to turn it off and play…read more »


What? Why?

Mötley Crüe have released their cover of Madonna’s 1984 smash hit, “Like a Virgin.” What? Why? Nobody saw that comin’. The cover is one of 4 new songs they recorded for their upcoming album The Dirt. The album and the movie will be released March more »


Franzman’s Huuuge Broadcast

He’s an award winner, he’s a philanthropist, a restaurateur and a good friend: Brent C. Lindner joined me this morning to talk about great things comin’ up this season. Winter is over! (I think). Thanks for more »


Great song from Jonathan Cain!

Although the video looks like a commercial for some new anti-depression medication, I like the song a lot! JOURNEY: Keyboardist Jonathan Cain will release a new song next week ahead of his fourth album in May. “More Like Jesus” will be available through digital retailers and streaming outlets on March 22nd. Cain says he wrote…read more »


New Whitesnake!

Whitesnake have released “Trouble Is Your Middle Name,” the first track off their new album, Flesh and Blood. It’s 80’s metal in 2019! It doesn’t sound like music a 67 year old would make but that’s what David Coverdale did. Take a listen, the entire album will be made available May more »


Franzman Island Mornings 5:30-10am

My name is Franzman. I previously worked for numerous daily newspapers, designing advertising and writing copy for clients and although I liked it, I knew there was somewhere else I wanted to be. I knew it was a place that did not require a tie or dress slacks. I’ve never been a dress slacks kinda guy.

Eventually, I started a career in broadcasting that continues to make me happy every day.

If I had to do something else, I truly don’t know where I’d be…maybe an Andrew Dice-Clay impersonator. Thanks for listening!