Bill Carroll

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E-mail: bill@b1015.com

THE BASICS…

On-Air: Monday-Friday — 7pm-Midnight and Sunday — 3pm-7pm

Birthday: April 4th

Hometown: Upstate New York (in a quiet little town about 90 miles above “The City”)

Family: I have a daughter who is a Dental Hygienist.  Very Proud Dad.

College: Albany State; New School

Your sign: Aries

 ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS FROM LISTENERS AND MY FELLOW B101.5 PERSONALITIES (THIS SHOULD BE INTERESTING)…

Favorite sports teams? Don’t really watch sports but if I did it would be the Yankees for Baseball, and the Rangers for Hockey

What do you like to do when you’re not working?  My life is music so I engulf myself in my studio and just let those creative juices flow…

 What has been your most interesting listener interaction?  Oh man, there are so many over the years but one that stands out is a lady who was so star struck after she met me, she literally cried and wouldn’t stop hugging me.  I was very flattered to say the least.  When I told her that she was becoming my favorite listener, she literally got so excited she practically pee’d herself… poor thing.

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A Fireman and a DJ on the radio… no, really…

Favorite Ice Cream Flavor?  Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Favorite Songs?  “Don’t Disturb This Groove”; “Secret Garden”; Anything Earth Wind & Fire

Favorite Artist? Contemporary? Bruno Mars; Retro? Earth Wind & Fire & RUSH

Favorite Movie?    August Rush

Book?  Monster At The End of This Book

TV/Netflix Show?  Orange WAS The New Black

What are you watching now? Designated Survivor

Favorite vacation spot? Disney World and anywhere there are Palm Trees and Sand.

If you could meet anyone alive today, who would it be and why?  Broadway Bill Lee from WCBS FM in NY because he’s always been my radio God, the man I would mimic and THE reason I’m in radio today.

If you could meet anyone from the past, who would it be and why? Don LaFontaine because he was the KING of Voice-overs.

What is your guilty musical pleasure (ie. what artist/song would you usually not admit you love)?  I absolutely love Paramore.  Hey, Don’t judge… lol.

Do you play an instrument?  Piano, Trumpet, Trombone, Sax and I sing.

Who is your favorite superhero and why?  Superman because DUH, he can fly!

If you can only choose one…Wine…Whiskey…Beer…Liquor or Water?  Water

If you were on Survivor, what skill would make you valuable to the tribe?  I was a boy scout for years… I can make fire, lol.

Favorite Disney Character and Why?  Mickey because he’s the icon of American entertainment and cartoons.

Favorite Seinfeld Character and Why?  Kramer, he cracks me up

If you won the lottery today…what is the first item you would buy?  An incredible vacation. 

If you could choose your last meal…what would it be?  Lasagna, Filet Mignon, Mashed Potatoes

If you went to Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, which House would the Sorting Hat place you in?  Why?  Hufflepuff because I am rational, down to earth yet love to dream.  I work great with a team and I always stand up for what’s right.

If you auditioned on American Idol, what song would you sing?  Something from Michael Buble or Frank Sinatra

Favorite WKRP In Cincinnati moment?   ALL of them!!!!

Favorite quote?  “The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” ~ Shakespeare ~

You might be surprised to know this about me….?  I love having plants and flowers in and around my house and scented candles are relaxing too!

Favorite Crayola Crayon Color?  Razzamatazz and Tropical Rain Forest