The Metal Mixtape is hosted by Omar "DJ Ramo Thorne" Rodriguez. For two hours every week, he's blasting the best in current & classic underground/lesser known regional & worldwide Traditional Heavy Metal, Melodic Thrash, and Power quite a few modern & extreme acts too. He deso segments on local bands, international artists, Speed Metal, and Female Fronted bands—to name a few—plus they talk about the upcoming live music calendar in the Rogue Valley.

Nearly every week he has guests in the studio or conduct phone interviews with Hard Rock/Metal artist like the Metal Queen: Lee Aaron, members of Vicious Rumors, One-Eyed Doll, Attic, Hardway Bend, Warhead, Cathedral Hills, Sleeping with Sirens, Splintered Throne, Spellcaster, Heretic & Metal Church! And there are more to come each week! Check out the Facebook page.

The show has gotten a few station IDs from bands as well, and this program's audience has been growing since the show has a worldwide following on KSKQ.ORG! Come hold the horns high & bang your heads with us! If you hate other stations' music on Thursday nights...flip the Metal Mixtape on...and flip them off!

Tune in every Thursday night at 10 pm.