Richard Blade is a popular Los Angeles radio, television, and film personality from Torquay, England. He is best known for his radio programs that feature new wave and Popular music from the 1980s. Having been the voice of ’80s KROQ, Richard Blade is without a doubt the most well-known and influential ’80s radio DJ of all time.
Today he has gained a national audience in North America where he is a host for the Sirius Satellite Radio channel First Wave, a 1980s new wave music channel. He hosts his own signature show “First Wave Rewind”. He also hosts a twice-daily short feature on Sirius’ The Big 80’s channel called “Behind The Big ’80s”. Recently, Blade has taken over for Ray Rossi on The Pulse on weekends.
DJ Richard Blade will also be spinning a couple of sets during the week.