Katherine Boyd

Open Invite To Stop By The Studio!

November 7, 2019


Next time you visit the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland stop by to see our new SiriusXM Classic Vinyl studio!
In May we moved from the 5th floor of the Rock Hall down to the main exhibit floor. 
I love meeting listeners! This is listener Jon from Indianapolis. He messaged me before traveling to the Rock Hall and we arranged a time to meet.

Please stop by any weekends between 12-4pmET. I am actually broadcasting on air, so I may only be able to manage a quick wave, but if possible, I'll pop out of the studio and say "Hi!"
Best chance of that happening is between 1:30-3:30pm because my show's up and running and I have more "free" time.

And thank you so much for rockin' with me on SiriusXM Classic Vinyl, channel 26, each weekend from 12-6pm ET/9am-3pmPT.
Rock on!
 

Dressing Up For Radio

November 7, 2019

A few years ago, I was cohost of a morning-drive Top 40 radio show. While everyone else came to work in sweatpants, sneakers and ball caps to cover up bedhead, I'd strut into the studio at 5am dressed in heels, leather pants and bright red lipstick. 
One day, my male co-host asked, "Why do you dress-up? It's radio. No one can see you." 
"It's who I am," I replied. "What I wear and how I look is part of my creative being. I love fashion and how putting together an outfit makes m...


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To Everything There Is A Season

September 15, 2019


September in Cleveland is heavenly.
Daytime temps in the 70s. At night it dips into the 60s.
Sunshine is abundant. Monarch butterflies decorate the breezes as they migrate south from Canada to Mexico.

September skies are spectacular. Clear & blue one day. Cloudy & brooding the next.
The brooding skies make for great photos. 
When I left the Rock Hall tonight after a great day of playing classic rock on SiriusXM Classic Vinyl, the sky's beauty made me stop, look & listen.
The season is changing. 
"To...
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50th Anniversary of Woodstock

August 26, 2019


Woodstock was a pivotal weekend in rock & roll history.
A half-million people converged on Yasgur's Farm in tiny Bethel, NY, for a weekend of Peace, Love and Music. Most of them were teenagers, or barely in their 20s.
Despite a ton of rain, lack of food, and not enough bathrooms, the miracle of Woodstock is that it all stayed amazingly calm.
Instead of anger & violence, there was peace & love.
And music of course! World-changing music. 
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, all weekend l...
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No More Mrs. Nice Guy

August 26, 2019


Alice Cooper changed the world of rock and roll. 
When he came on the scene in the '60s, he was scary! Smeared black eye make-up. Sinister grin. Rumors he killed a chicken live on stage!
He was evil incarnate.
Or so he lead the public to believe.
In reality, he's a down to earth kid from Detroit who was propelled to rock stardom with catchy tunes, hard work and a really creative manager.
And he's one of the nicest rock stars I've ever met.
So when the Rock Hall decided to hold an Alice Cooper Fan A...
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MLB All-Star Week!

July 8, 2019


This week all eyes are on Cleveland as it hosts the 2019 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
And at the heart of all the festivities is the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Many of the major MLB VIP parties, galas and get-togethers are being held at the Rock Hall this week.
Just for the occassion, the hall built a pop-up disco on the front plaza, filled with clear acrylic tables and chairs, a half-dozen bars, and a dance floor illuminated with sputnik chandeliers. It's so cool!
It's also been so fun ...
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Fourth of July Weekend

July 7, 2019


What a thrilling Fourth of July weekend!
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is packed with baseball fans from around the world who are in Cleveland for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. And so many of them are also Classic Vinyl listeners! Thank you for stopping by our new studio and waving "Hi!" I love seeing your smiling faces. 
Another amazing new development this holiday weekend: They built a disco on the Rock Hall Plaza!
Yup, a whole disco, complete with clear plastic tables and chairs, ...
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A Whiter Shade Of Pale

June 11, 2019


Every time I walk into work at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, I am filled with awe.
This building, and playing the music it celebrates, gives me so much joy.
Sure as hell didn't earn this blessing, but I savor every single moment.
Thanks so much for rockin' with me on SiriusXM Classic Vinyl each weekend. 
Rock on!


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Pretty In Pink

June 5, 2019


Check it out! The new studio in the heart of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is open. It's located on the main floor of the Rock Hall. You're invited to stop by any weekend to watch me broadcast LIVE from this amazing studio. And you can rock with me across the U.S. and Canada on SiriusXM Classic Vinyl, ch. 26, and around the world on the SiriusXM app. My show airs Saturdays & Sundays 12-6pmET/9am-3pmPT. And you can follow me anytime on Twitter, Instagram & Facebook at @KatBoydRocks. Rock ...
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New Rock Hall Studio Is Open!

June 3, 2019


What a thrill. Honored to be the first DJ to broadcast from the new studio in the heart of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. 
The studio is stunning. Sleek, cool & state-of-the-art.
You can even change the lighting colors. Which I do. Every show.
Remember, you are invited to stop by anytime to check out the new studio. It's on the main exhibit floor. You'll see it to your right when you come down the escalator. 
Come see me in action every Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4pm ET. 
Till then #rockon!...
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Blog photos and entries ¬©Katherine Boyd 2019

 

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