Todd Kennedy

Program Director / Sound Waves Host

Originally from Boston, Todd Kennedy began volunteering at WFIT 89.5 FM in 1992 as a late night jazz DJ. In 1998 he was hired as Director of Operations and in 2004 he became Program Director.

As Program Director, he is responsible for formulating the sound of the station. His daily duties include managing broadcast communications, operating satellite services and broadcast automation systems. He is also in charge of overseeing all studio productions and digital editing.

He also plays an important role in coordinating fundraising materials, outreach events and underwriting activities. He trains and supervises community volunteers and on-air hosts, and has been seeing doing a little plumbing and vacuuming on the side.

Todd’s energy and great passion for music can be enjoyed every Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sound Waves, the show he has been hosting since January 2006.

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Station Announcement
10:38 am
Wed November 20, 2013

Coming Up On Sound Waves: Sam Sims

Credit Image courtesy of Sam Sims Music

Join us on Thursday, November 21 for some island-infused tunes with Sam Sims. Born in Alabama, he will bring his laid back southern charm to our studio. Sam released his fourth album, Into the Blue, in June and performs on guitar, ukulele and harmonica. 

Don't miss Sam Sims on Sound Waves this Thursday at noon time for an interview and live session!

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Station Announcement
1:06 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Coming Up On Sound Waves

Fri, Oct. 25, noon - Taking Back Sunday

Celebrate Florida Tech Homecoming with a rare special radio session with Taking Back Sunday! The band will join us in our studio to kick off homecoming weekend with a big free show in Downtown Melbourne.

Listen to Sound Waves with every week day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on WFIT!

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Station Announcement
2:45 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

Women Of The Waves

On Wednesday Oct. 2 at noon, Sound Waves will welcome East Coast Surfing Hall Of Fame member Sharon Wolfe and Melody DeCarlo from the Cocoa Beach Surf Museum to discuss the upcoming 4th annual Women Of The Waves celebration October 11 & 12.

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Podcasts
12:32 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Big Kettle Drum Live Session On Sound Waves

We had a blast with Big Kettle Drum on Sept. 13 as they visited our studio for a live session. In this podcast, hear the foot stomping, suitcase kicking, banjo strumming Americana band play "Affliction," "Holding Me Up" and "Just A Man."

Check out photos from our Big Kettle Drum live session on our Facebook!

Podcasts
12:31 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Willy Mason Session On Sound Waves

The incredible Willy Mason visited our studios earlier this September for a powerful live session. In this podcast, hear Willy sing "A Far Horizon," "Restless Fugitive" and "I've Got Gold."

Check out photos from our live session on the WFIT Facebook page!

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