Mr. Classic

wncx-mr-classic-july-2016-DL-1024x576

As the host of the Saturday Night Live House Party on 98.5 WNCX, Mr.Classic has been rocking weekends for over 25 years in Cleveland. Starting in radio in Columbus, Ohio, Mr.Classic is a Clevelander through and through. Born and raised in Cleveland, he just had to move back to his hometown.

Raised as an eastsider, his father was an eastsider and his mother was a westsider and he has lived on the eastside, southside and now the westside. Not only does he know a lot about rock n roll but a great deal about Ohio history. When not on the radio Mr.Classic is one of Ohio’s premier business consultants specializing in owner operator small businesses.

Mr.Classic also works part-time for the Northeast Ohio American Red Cross as a volunteer recruiter. He is always seeking quality individuals to volunteer in one of the four major areas the Red Cross needs: Disaster Services, Blood Services, International and Domestic Military Family Support and Health & Education Services.

You can reach Mr.Classic for requests at: 216-578-1985

FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images

Is it Time for a Major Change for Campaign Rules?

Would better rules yield more voter?

11/25/2016

Peanuts Host of the Norrthcoast Mr.Classic WNCX Collection

Tonight The Peanuts All-Star Jam 2016 on Lorain Ave.

Great party the day before Thanksgiving, many out of town friends.

11/23/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Rolling Stones Memory Motel

Have you ever visited the Memory Motel?

11/22/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Led Zeppelin Dazed and Confused

Truly a nice laid back think about past relationships Led Zeppelin song.

10/28/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Dr. John Season of the Witch

The best cut from the “Blues Brothers 2000 Soundtrack”.

10/14/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Blue Oyster Cult Buck’s Boogie

One of the great Blue Oyster Cult under played songs Buck’s Boogie

09/28/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Golden Earring Vanilla Queen

Golden Earring – Vanilla Queen “Vanilla Queen” twice samples Marilyn Monroe’s character in There’s No Business Like Show Business: “Well, in simple English I’m…” from the “Lazy” performance and “What’s your name, Honey?” from the […]

09/14/2016

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19:  LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers holds his daughter Zhuri during a press conference after defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in Game 7 to win the 2016 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 19, 2016 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Thank You Letter To LeBron James From Ohio

You have done more than we asked for LeBron James THANK YOU!

09/09/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day You Shook Me Led Zeppelin

This is the best all tine LED ZEPPELIN version of You Shook Me.

09/02/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Eddie Money Think I’m In Love

Eddie Money – Think I’m In Love So does it really matter if you hate or love this song? Would believe if you had a mirror on you while it was playing you will be […]

08/31/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Thin Lizzy Whiskey in the jar

A song that reflects a tale over 2,000 years old.,

08/30/2016

2 o clock 4-play Mr.Classic WNCX Free Art

2 O’ Clock 4-Play Tuesday 8.30.16 98.5 WNCX

Rock You Like a Hurricane – SCORPIONS Steppenwolf – Rock Me Baby Steve Miller Band – Rock ‘N Me   The Kinks – A Rock ‘N’ Roll Fantasy Enjoy!

08/30/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Rush Working Man

One of those great Cleveland songs.

08/29/2016

loco-fest10-final

Support Local Music Please Donate in the Saturday Night Live House Party

Supporting local music is very important in northeast Ohio. Going to local venues, seeing local groups and bands that come visit from out of town not only helps the economy but allows that location to […]

08/27/2016

Lorain County Music Fest Geri Ciacchi

Great Tunes This Weekend at Lorain County Music Fest 3 Days

Great weekend of music three days for just $20 with primitive camping.

08/01/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Blind Faith Can’t find My Way Home

Blind Faith Can’t find My Way Home A song that somehow might be more of a state of mind than the song in itself. Most versions come with a haunting guitar that gives you a […]

07/31/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Bob Seger We’ve Got Tonight

A Bob Seger ballard with the feeling you just get with Seger.

07/30/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Stevie Ray Vaughan Tin Pan Alley

One of Stevie Ray Vaghan’s greatest songs.

07/29/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Golden Earring Vanilla Queen

The Moontan album from Golden Earring is a must have for any classic rock fan.

07/28/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Highway Star Deep Purple

Great song for your driving pleasure.

07/27/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Montrose Rock Candy

Simply put on of the greatest Classic Rock songs.

07/08/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Aerosmith Pink

Oh Yes Pink is my favorite crayon

07/07/2016

NLQP Quarry Pic John Pops Dickerson

The Claypool Lennon Delirium at Nelson Ledges Quarry Park this Weekend

Claypool Lennon Delirium a show not to miss at Nelson Ledges Quarry Park.

06/15/2016

Bill-Doraty-Kia-Auto-Dealer

Mr.Classic in Medina 2:30p Saturday June 6th at Bill Doraty KIA

Join Mr.Classic Saturday Jun 11, 2016 – 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM Bill Doraty Kia 2925 Medina Road
Medina, OH 44256

06/10/2016

house-party guitar

Mr.Classic in Parma Saturday June 6th at Eastwood Automotive

Come meet Mr. Classic at Eastwood Automotive Tools Parma 11am – 1pm Saturday June 11th 5673 Ridge Road Parma, OH 44129. You work on your car or metal this is your place. Come win prizes […]

06/10/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Pink Floyd Echoes

One of the longer Pink Floyd songs but a great one.

06/10/2016

ohio-western-reserve-national-cemetery r

A Great Places to Visit on Memorial Day Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery

A place to remember those who have fallen for us and our country.

05/27/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Neil Young Motorcycle Mama

Such a great Neil Young tune from “Comes a Time”.

05/17/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Eric Clapton Crossroads

Crossroads is one of Eric Clapton’s best songs.

05/14/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Earth Quake-Friday on My Mind

It’s Friday the 13th, I got Friday on my mind.

05/13/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Aerosmith Kings And Queens

This is always a great request from Aerosmith.

05/12/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day AC/DC Thunderstruck

AC/DC Thunderstruck “Thunderstruck” is the lead single on the 1990 album The Razors Edge by AC/DC. “Thunderstruck” is just one of those songs, even if you are not a AC/DC fan you find yourself rocking […]

05/11/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day The Marshall Tucker Band Can’t You See

The Marshall Tucker Band – Can’t You See When you combined country, rock, blues, and jazz, with outstanding work from guitarist Toy Caldwell you get The Marshall Tucker Band. The band was formed in Spartanburg, […]

05/10/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Tom Petty Girl On LSD

This Tom Petty song makes me laugh, a reminder of a girl I dated at Ohio State.

05/09/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Led Zeppelin Whole Lotta Love

One of my favorite Led Zeppelin songs.

05/06/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Scorpions Send Me An Angel

Great Scorpions tune, well worth a listen.

04/29/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Rolling Stones Memory Motel

One of my top 5 favorite Rolling Stones songs, often requested in the Saturday Night Live House Party

04/28/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Queen Don’t Stop Me Now

Song makes me think about Shaun of the Dead.

04/27/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Van Morrison Just Like a Woman

Tt’s an Morrison who brings it the best, “Just like a Woman”.

04/26/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Joe Walsh The Confessor

The second half also includes a cover of Michael Stanley’s “Rosewood Bitters,” which Walsh played on long ago. Worthwhile for the title track alone in telling you

04/25/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Jimmy Page Wasting My Time

Jimmy Page – Wasting My Time Outrider LP by Jimmy Page, released by Geffen Records on 19 June 1988. It is his first solo studio album and the first time since 1969 he has recorded […]

04/24/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Jeff Beck Beck’s Bolero

Jeff Beck – Beck’s Bolero Inspired by Ravel’s Boléro “Beck’s Bolero” is a “one of the great rock instrumentals, the song gives you a visual wave of guitar that needs no video. Layered guitar work […]

04/23/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Jimi Hendrix – The Stars That Play With Laughing Sam’s Dice Lyrics

Would like to think that if him and Prince were ripping out a concert right now it would be mind blowing.

04/22/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Paul McCartney My Love

Paul McCartney Cleveland Ohio ONE ON ONE August 17th 2016 Quicken Loans Arena

04/19/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day UFO Venus

Great Live version from Germany.

98.5 WNCX–04/17/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c2r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Cheap Trick Ghost Town

A Cheap Trick Song worth your listen!

98.5 WNCX–04/16/2016

wncx-mr-classic-rock-pick-of-day-DL-1024x576-c3r1

Mr.Classic’s Classic Rock Pick of the Day Eric Clapton Blues Before Sunrise

One of the greatest guitarists of all time.

04/15/2016

More From 98.5 WNCX

December 31, 2016
30th Anniversary
Get The App

Listen Live