I, Timo, have spent many years involved in some way with the Christian music industry and has seen well over 400+ I began my career as a regular Army soldier & currently work at State Farm Insurance as a Complex Claims Specialist. I graduated with a B.A. in Mass Communications in Broadcast Journalism from Winthrop University & hold the CPCU, FLMI, AINS, ALMI, AIC, AIS & ACS insurance designations along with the EOM Level 1 Certification. Currently working on a certification as an estimator prolevel through I-Car. I also have many implemented or changed procedures through innovation. In my spare time. I run an automated online radio station & website “Casting Such a Thin Shadow” which has given me the opportunity for several live telephone interviews over the years. I DJ & produce an online radio show currently for Ripper Radio which airs primarily in the USA, but also in Japan & Great Britain. I am also starting to host an AC 90s show on The Christian Mix. I also write music reviews for Indie Vision Music when I have time. As a musician, I play bass guitar & drums & dabble in electric/acoustic guitar. In Toastmasters, I have completed my CL, CC & ALB public speaking designations while holding the VP of Education & Treasurer offices. I aspired to be a news reporter & have considered producing or directing newscasts. Here at State Farm, I have considered the following areas: Creative Services to work on video production, commercial underwriting, talent acquisition or leadership. I also am the voice for Quinn Ravensword for a television series The Last Dragonslayer which is being helmed by Kandy Kane from the shock rock band Rackets & Drapes, but is currently in hiatus. I am also a music enthusiast & have seen circa 200+ musicians. I have an awesome son, Tyler a Siberian husky, Katya & a bearded dragon, Toothless who keep me on my toes!
As far as the music on this site goes, the genres reach from the 60s to literally today. The station runs 24/7 as of September 2020. During college, I hosted the Castingsuchathinshadow show & interviewed many. Currently host on Ripper Radio & The Christian Mix.