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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Dave caught up with Brothers Osborne to talk about the 50th CMA Awards but also about being a part of Pepsi HANKFEST on November 13th! They won Song of the Year at ASCAP Awards on Monday!
Billy Currington topped by to talk with Dave about his latest number one with 'It Don't Hurt Like It Used To' and how he went surfing during Hurricane Matthew!
Kelsea Ballerini who is nominated for 2 CMA Awards including Female Vocalist of the Year chatted with Dave about the success she has had in such a short time! Kelsea Ballerini came by the HANK FM studios a couple years ago playing some songs for us and now they continue to go to...
Vocal Group of the Year Nominees Rascal Flatts joined Dave to talk about being nominated but that Little Big Town will win!
New Artist of the Year Nominee, Cole Swindell joined Dave in Nashville to talk about being a part of the 50th CMA Awards!
Keith Urban sat down and talked with Dave in Nashville at the 50th CMA Awards! Keith Urban is nominated for 4 awards including Entertainer of the Year!
According to a new study, fans of this earn an average of 26% more income than average Americans. (Country music)
Entertainer of the Year Nominee and Country Music legend Garth Brooks joined Dave in Nashville to talk about his return to Country Music after taking nearly ten years off!