Chris Rhoads

I started my radio career in Ocala back in 1989. From there I went to Orlando for 17 years and then up to Jacksonville for 5. I’m happy to be here on The Coast doing Late Afternoons from 2-7pm.

I play guitar and love hanging at the beach with my beautiful wife and two children. I’m a Country fan and going to concerts. I’m also a big sports fan, cheering on #24 and #48 in NASCAR,  the Canadians and Lightning in hockey, the Bucs, Jags and Noles in Football and Phil and Adam when golfs on TV.


DJ Fontana, Elvis Presley’s Former Drummer, Dead at 87

Per a Facebook post from Fontana’s son David, the musician died on Wednesday (June 13) at 9:33PM, in his sleep. “He was very comfortable with no pain,” David Fontana shares. According to the Tennessean, Dominic Joseph Fontana was born on March 15, 1931, in Shreveport, La. He started playing the drums in high school, then became the house drummer for the Louisiana Hayride ... Read More »