Capone Says Farewell To 91X
February 29, 2012 at 5:47 PM (PT)
It was a fond farewell show TODAY for LOCAL MEDIA OF SAN DIEGO Alternative XTRA-F (91X) PD/afternooner GARRETT CAPONE, who as reported last month is leaving radio for a VP post at CRUSH MANAGEMENT based in LOS ANGELES (NET NEWS 1/20). CAPONE was joined in-studio by longtime station vets STEVE WEST and MIKE HALLORAN for a heavy dose of nostalgia and 91X resurrection songs.
CAPONE kicked off the final show with with the RAMONES - We Want The Airwaves. His afternoon set included: SOCIAL DISTORTION - Ball And Chain; CHURCH - Under The Milky Way; THE CURE - Boys Don't Cry, NEW ORDER - Regret; PLACEBO - What It's Worth; OASIS - Supersonic; FENIX TX - Three; CATHERINE WHEEL - Black Metallic; PENNYWISE - The Western World; DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE - I Will Follow You Into The Dark; MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE - Famous Last Words; and INCUBUS - Nice To Know You.
CAPONE posted the following message on his FACEBOOK page:
"2-6pm today on @91X will be the greatest 4 hours of my radio career. Maybe the worst. Probably both. #lastday #nostalgia #alreadytearingup."
No word yet on who will replace CAPONE at 91X.