Chris Jackson

Weekdays (5AM – 9AM) Saturdays (2PM – 7PM)

I love livin’ in the South Bay!  I was born and raised in San
Jose (Leland High/San Jose State), as were my son and daughter.

My first concert @12 years old:  AC/DC opening for Aerosmith (still my
favs)!

I played lead guitar and keys in local bands like Hot Ice, Starrider, Alibi,
and 3 Dicks & A Jane at South Bay clubs like Mountain Charley’s, Britannia
Arms, and Keystone Palo Alto. I even played solo piano at a few thousand Happy
Hours in the Hedley Club at Hotel De Anza in San Jose.

I love working at KFOX because it’s a thrill for me to play guitar on the air
every morning, the staff and listeners love to rock, and we all still love
livin’ in the South Bay for the sun, fun, short ride to the beach, and late
night runs to Taco Bravo on Bascom 🙂

Best breakfast ever

Have you noticed we’re all pretty picky about cereal, and once we find one we love, we stick with it?  My go-to is Sunny Select Granola (not the one with low fat on the box). When I eat granola, I put my own raisins in (raisins that come in cereals are …

Read More »

Best view in the South Bay!

I’m born & raised in San Jose, so how come I JUST found this view on Skyline Blvd (highway 35)? In my pic above, it’s hard to see, but in person from the vista point on Skyline, you can see the pointed Transamerica Pyramid and the other tall buildings in downtown San Francisco …

Read More »