Dave O'Brien

Host of Mornings with Dave O'Brien

Dave has been on the radio since 1985 and on the air in Indianapolis since 1996. He spent his childhood in California and Virginia, and graduated from the University of Virginia in 1989. Dave is married to Cheryl, a producer for Fox 59 WXIN-TV. The O'Brien’s have a daughter who spends most of her free time riding horses and playing musical instruments.



2012, 2013, 2015 Country Music Association Best Radio Personality for Large Market Radio

2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 Academy of Country Music Best Radio Personality for Large Market Radio

2016 Marconi Radio Awards Large Market Personality of the Year



2013, 2014 Indiana Broadcasters Association's Spectrum Award for Best Radio Personality in Indiana


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Chris Young is nominated for Musical Event of the Year with his duet with Cassadde Pope with 'Think of You'!
Dan + Shay joined Dave to talk about being nominated for Vocal Duo of the Year and there was an interview crasher...Chris Young!
Dave caught up with Old Dominion who has a couple nominations at the 50th CMA Awards!
Dierks Bentley has 4 CMA Nominations at the 50th CMA Awards to talk about another successful year!
The first time these were on TV in 1969, 23 million households tuned in. (The CMA Awards)
Little Big Town joined Dave in Nashville at the 50th CMA Awards to talk about their nomination and also their new song 'Better Man'!
Luke Bryan is the reigning two-time Entertainer of the Year at the CMA Awards joins Dave in Nashville!
Huge Cubs fan and last year's New Artist of the Year, Brett Eldredge joined Dave to talk about the 50th CMA Awards and also the Cubs run in the playoffs!