Rock of Ages with Sammy V

“Rock of Ages w/ Sammy V” celebrates the creative and cultural force that is popular music. From Chuck Berry to Chrissie Hynde, from the Ramones to Radiohead – Rock of Ages covers the historical arc of rock ‘n roll and its importance in our history and in our hearts.

Sam Van Fleet, aka, Sammy V, got his start in radio as a DJ at KAOS 83.9FM in Olympia, Washington. He is a musician and cofounder of popular island group The Van Redeker Band. 

Sam grew up on the East Coast listening to the iconic New York City radio stations of the 50s, 60s and 70s, broadcasting the astonishing music of the era  – now known as “Classic Rock” – but at the time a groundbreaking cultural and creative movement. His love of popular music is undiminished, marveling at the ever evolving nature of the genre and of the great artists who define it.