Latola's first on-air gig was in 4th grade, doing the morning announcements. By 5th grade he'd decided he wanted to be a radio DJ -- radio DJs didn't have to pay for albums or concert tickets, and as any money he ever had was spent promptly at Peaches (the local record store), he figured it was the career for him.
In 7th grade his voice changed and got deep. Everybody started telling him he had a "voice for radio," so he spent college working at the campus radio station and downloading music off of P2P networks. he graduated, moved to NYC and started working at BTR. Other than music and everything it entails, he loves audiobooks, the outdoors, carrots, cats, and oranges.
Joe Virgillito chats with Prof. Gerald Friedman about COVID-19 and the case for Medicare For All. J. McVay and Jacqueline Soller discuss 2011 movie, ‘Contagion.’ Plus a preview of Scoville Unit’s upcoming BTR Live Studio session.
NYC band Activity is a supergroup of sorts, with Travis Johnson, Steve Levine, Zoë Browne, and Jess Rees coming from the excellent bands Grooms, Field Mouse, and Russian Baths. This particular… | watch