About Under The Radar

Offering gourmet music, Under the Radar highlights some of the best undiscovered and under-appreciated tunes from Christian artists. In this one-hour weekly program, host Dave Trout shares stories, spiritual insight, and exclusive artist interviews to discover the depth of faith and creativity found in the music. Listeners participate by suggesting some of the best hidden gems in their own music collections that the world needs to hear.

About Dave Trout

Dave has been involved with Christian radio for over two decades.  He cut his teeth on radio at WETN, Wheaton, IL, and also worked part-time at WCFL-FM, Morris IL.  For 8 years, he was a Sr. Network Represtentative at Moody Radio in Chicago, and also hosted the syndicated Saturday night show "The Worship Spotlight on the Moody Network.  In November 2007, he began working at ReFrame Media as a Marketing Producer, but soon developed the concept and format for Under The Radar, which launched on the air in November 2008.  In November of 2014, UTR had its "second launch" - this time as an independent non-profit media ministry, which Dave oversees.  He currently lives in Oak Lawn, IL with his wife and 372 children (actually he "only" has 5 kids).