One is a psychologist - the other needs one.

What happens when these guys get together?  They talk about things that grab them. Have a listen – see if it doesn’t grab you, too.


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Tony Kurre


Tony Kurre, the anointed "Legend of Radio" started his broadcasting career at age 14. Having worked in Cincinnati and Louisville,he's been a southerner in Birmingham since 1988. Having sat on a billboard for 3 weeks til Bama won a game during Stallings first year,to jumping 30 feet with a donkey into 4 feet of water to sitting in every seat at Legion field for charity,no stunt is too blunt. Tony's wife Nancy and their 3 children are his pride and joy and the Kurre family has ultimately been inspired by their family dynamics to help all those with special needs thru The Brighthouse Foundation. While sports is a big passion,the opportunity to grow and learn through new relationships inspires everything Tony does.  Want more info on Tony?- Check out:


Joshua Klapow, Ph.D.  (aka Dr. Josh) is a licensed clinical psychologist and an Associate Professor of Public Health at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Josh works extensively with local and national media outlets as a Psychological Correspondent.  He routinely provides expert commentary in the role of psychological, behavioral and social factors across a broad range of news topics.  Dr. Josh brings psychological insights to topics including health and well-being, mental health, sports, politics, crisis and disaster, parenting, relationships and more.  He has made over 800 media appearances across a variety of television and radio outlets.   He is regular guest on The Weather Channel, AMHQ, and Weather Underground TV: discussing how weather, climate, emotions and behaviors impact one another.  ​On radio, Dr. Josh is a regular contributor for Cumulus Radio 94.5FM WJOX, The Opening Drive, providing listeners with insights about the psychology of sports.  He is also the resident psychologist for Cumulus radio  Real Talk 99.5FM WZZR - The Matt and Aunie Show, where he discusses the intersection between politics, psychology and life.  Dr. Josh has a very public persona working with media outlets. That public persona is contrasted with confidential private services for individuals who need tailored guidance and support. It is this combination of public health service and private services that allow Dr. Josh to “practice what he preaches”.  Husband, father, dog lover and gym rat-  that’s Dr. Josh. Want more info on Dr. Josh?- Check out:

Regular Guest

As the first known female sports reporter to participate in a professional football training camp, her pursuit of delivering an authentic account to her fans is relentless. Rachel Baribeau is a graduate of the Auburn University Broadcast Journalism program and as a master of her craft, she’s delivered insightful commentary to millions of sports enthusiast via national broadcasters such as Fox Sports, ESPN, CBS Sports, Yahoo, and SiriusXM.As the south’s sweetheart of sports, Baribeau has been dubbed an “SEC-ologist” as she has covered the SEC, and college football, for over ten years. In fall of 2015, she was bestowed a Heisman vote by the Heisman Trust. Rachel developed #ChangingtheNarrative with student athletes in mind and a belief that one crooked course made straight is everything. One misstep not taken means one less victim in the world. And one less life thrown away because of a split second bad decision.  For more information, check out  Podcasts of Rachel's interaction with Kurre and Klapow can be found on the K & K Show Podcast page.

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Dr. Brian Christine earned his medical degree from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.  He then completed his Residency in Urology at The University of Alabama in Birmingham.  Following Residency, he joined Urology Centers of Alabama in Birmingham, Alabama.  His practice, Urology Centers of Alabama, is exclusively centered on erectile dysfunction, Peyronie's disease, male genital aesthetic surgery, erectile dysfunction in patients who have undergone female-to-male gender reassignment, and the treatment of urinary incontinence following radical prostatectomy.  Dr. Christine's practice is recognized here in the United States and internationally as a Center of Excellence.  He is a sought after expert and routinely is asked by medical device companies to give his opinions and insights to help improve existing prosthetic implants and develop future devices.

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Dr. Misty Smith is a Supervising Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Alabama since 2002 and is a National Board Certified Counselor (NCC). Dr. Smith practices at Mind, Body and Heart Wellness Clinic and she has been providing counseling services in a variety of settings for 15+ years.  She is a Certified Sex Therapist (CST) thru AASECT and a Level 3 Gottman-Method Couples Therapist.  Dr. Smith is a contributor for the Fox 6 Good Day Alabama and their segment “Where is The Love?: Relationship Advice.”  She is also a weekly contributor on “The Breakfast Club” on APH Radio (99.9) once a week. She is also a columnist for About Town Magazine and Sexual Health Magazine.

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Mike Leach, the 2018 AFCA National Coach of the Year and Pac-12 Coach of the Year, is set to begin his eighth season leading the Washington State Cougar football program after being named the Cougars’ head football coach, Nov. 30, 2011. Leach has guided WSU to five bowl appearances in his first seven years, including each of the last four years, a program first. After graduating with honors from BYU in 1983, Leach earned a master’s degree from the U.S. Sports Academy and his law degree from Pepperdine University, where he graduated in the top one-third of his class. The oldest of six siblings, Leach and his wife, Sharon, are the parents of four children; Janeen, Kim, Cody and Kiersten, along with three grandchildren.  For more information, check out WSU Cougars: Coach Leach.  Podcasts of Coach Leach's interaction with Kurre and Klapow can be found on the K & K Show Podcast page.

John Parker Wilson

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John Parker Wilson is one of the greatest offensive quarterbacks in Alabama history and spent time in the NFL with the Falcons, Jaguars and Steelers. Having spent his college career putting up huge numbers, he now puts up huge numbers as a Morgan Stanley financial adviser and shares his unique football insight as the color analyst for the Alabama Crimson Tide alongside Eli Gold. Join John Parker Wilson every Wednesday with Kurre and Klapow on KCast Radio.

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The KURRE & KLAPOW Show - Dr. Josh - a clinical psychologist.  You know him from radio and TV in our community.  He’s out there giving advice and now he’s here to listen to you. Tony Kurre - radio personality, he’s seen it all.  What happens when you put these two together (they happen to be very close friends)?  

A new way for Birmingham to dive into the topics that impact us all and rarely get addressed. 

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