Tracy Ross

Program Director, Host of Sounds Good and Beyond the Edge

Tracy started working for WKMS in 1994 while attending Murray State University. After receiving his Bachelors and Masters degrees from MSU he was hired as Operations/Web/Sports Director in 2000. Tracy hosted All Things Considered from 2004-2012 and has served as host/producer of several music shows including Cafe Jazz, and Jazz Horizons. In 2001, Tracy revived Beyond The Edge, a legacy alternative music program that had been on hiatus for several years. Tracy was named Program Director in 2011 and created the midday music and conversation program Sounds Good in 2012 which he hosts Monday-Thursday. Tracy lives in Murray with his wife, son and daughter.  

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On Sounds Good, Dr. Michael Bordieri and Tracy Ross discuss the psychological benefits of pet ownership and pet therapy.

On Sounds Good​, Tracy Ross and "The Voice of the Racers" Neal Bradley discuss the first two games of the season. They also preview the next couple of match-ups, including tonight's trip to Carbondale to play Southern Illinois.

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MSU Center for Telecommunications Systems Management director Michael Ramage speaks with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good about the center’s upcoming conference on information technology.

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Dr. Anton Reece takes over as West Kentucky Community and Technical College president October 1st. Reece talks with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good about his academic journey to WKCTC.

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Chase Chadwick and Kelsey Booth from Playhouse in the Park's production of Bonnie and Clyde talk about the musical with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good.

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Dr. Michael Bordieri and Tracy Ross discuss the secrets to being successful during and after college on Sounds Good.

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Italian pianist and crossover musician Virginia Guastella speaks with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good about composing music and her tour in the United States.

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On Sounds Good, Tracy Ross and "The Voice of the Racers" Neal Bradley preview the Racer football season and take an in-depth look at MSU's first two opponents: Illinois and Missouri State.

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Murray Rotary Club President Mark Welch speaks with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good about the club's relief efforts for victims of the Louisiana floods.

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Tracy Ross speaks with MSU Director of Galleries T. Michael Martin about the exhibit, Salvador Dali Illustrates Dante’s Divine Comedy, a series of 100 prints on display in the Mary Ed Mecoy Hall Gallery and the Clara M. Eagle Main Gallery through September 15.

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