Web site: www.mixcloud.com/johnnyrasta
DJ since: 1977
The funk DJ, Johnny Rasta, is the host of Back In The Day - a history of funky music. Saturday mornings, 10am-Noon CST He became a disco DJ in the late 80's-early 90's at Madison's Cardinal Bar and started writing about music, sports & the arts for Isthmus & Milwaukee Shepherd Express. Johnny moved into radio with WMAD 92FM and began his signature show, Back In The Day w. Johnny Rasta for WSUM 91.7FM. Shivers also spent a year as the Rap Music Editor for Night Sites & Sounds. He returned to college in the late 90's at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, earning a BA in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Africology. After a five year sabbatical in South Florida, John Shivers currently resides in his hometown of Madison, WI.
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