Ben McKee

staff steveBen is Akron 's friendly voice that rocks your weekends!

Ben is a husband, father, lover of all music, the outdoors and sports. Ben has always been drawn to radio which became a passion as he graduated from the University of Pittsburgh. After stops in his hometown, Pittsburgh, and Corpus Christi, TX where he was a morning show host for a decade. He ultimately landed in The Buckeye State where he continues to keep you company at Rubber City Radio since 2016.
In his free time, you will find Ben at concerts, Akron/Cleveland Sporting Event, dropping a line in the water all while trying to keep up with his wife Jessica, son Killian and 2 pups Blue and Moola.
Hear Ben McKee on weekends right here on 97.5 WONE!
Wednesday, 30 March 2022 12:12

Mania Is Coming!

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Wrestlemania 38 is this weekend in Dallas...  (Will make my picks...Friday) Friday the Undertaker, The Steiner Bros., Queen Sharmell, Vader and will get into the WWE Hall of Fame.   Saturday Day 1 of Wrestlemania 38 "Stone Cold" Steve Austin appears on The KO Show hosted by Kevin Owens SmackDown Women's Championship…
Friday, 25 March 2022 14:46

Good Watches... IF YOU HAVE TIME!

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These caught my eye this week.... what do you think?  Dokken, New Def Leppard, Cool Mash-up and new Robin Trower.  Rock on!
Wednesday, 09 March 2022 19:54

New Alcohol Brands...from Bands!

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Band's and booze have went hand-and-hand for years... 2 of my favorites are putting their best drinks forward. Kiss has the song 'Cold Gin' it only makes sense that they have a liquor to go with it.  Well check it out for $39.99 you can get a bottle of Kiss's…
Thursday, 17 February 2022 13:06

What's Goin' On

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This week we found out... Journey will put out a new album, this year, called 'Freedom'. Kiss will wrap up Kiss Cruise with their final voyage this year.  Their "End of the Road Farewell Tour" also has a time frame... alledgedly wrapping up by 2023. Sammy Hagar and the Circle…
Tuesday, 15 February 2022 19:26

What Do You Think?

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With all this Hudson Ice Fishing Shanty Prostitution Talk... I wouldn't want you to lose focus on the rock!! The Scorpions are promoting the heck out of their new album 'Rock Believer' due February 25th....  This is the title track they released a month ago... Here is the new track…
Thursday, 10 February 2022 11:59

Rockin Toys

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Some toys for all the rockers in your life... I don't know if these are Valentine's Worthy but let's face it they are pretty damn cool! Today is the Cliff Burton's Birthday and the good folks over at Super 7 have a new action figure in Metallica's Late Bassist's Honor.…
Thursday, 27 January 2022 19:17

This Week.

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So this week was Eddie Van Halen's Birthday...           View this post on Instagram                       A post shared by Wolf Van Halen ? ? ? (@wolfvanhalen)    Jimi Hendrix's Documentary will get a theatrical debut this…
Friday, 21 January 2022 12:03

Crazy Week

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Hopefully you are shoveled out from Monday's Izzy snow... It was a mess. Thanks to all who 'Dined and Donated' at LeeAngelo's on Wednesday to help Operation Heroes and Valor Home of Summit Country!  We love our local vets appreciate your help and the delicious food from LeeAngelo's on Exchange…
Tuesday, 18 January 2022 18:03

Dine and Donate Wednesday!!!!

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One of my favorite spots to grab food, LeeAngelos... It's Ben, Here at 97.5 WONE we support our local veterans and Operation Heroes!!!  Wednesday (1/19/22) is a "Dine and Donate Wednesday"!  If you have not checked out: LeeAngelos at 1077 West Exchange Street in Akron or Aurora Commons Circle in…
Friday, 14 January 2022 21:39

What's New

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Here are the new songs:  Slash just released his new album '4' on Friday - Alex Lifeson of Rush has a new band 'Envy of None' their new album drops February 8th-  Scorpions are getting ready for their new album 'Rock Believer' February 25th also-  New Solo Eddie Vedder-  And…
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