Chris Hassig


Chris is the boring half of the Deep Breakfast duo, sidekick to the infamous Thunderbuns. He's lived in Carbondale since 1991 (age 4) and listened to KDNK growing up. On Deep Breakfast he explores Jazz, Reggae, Blues, Experimental, African and other World music or whatever miscellanea happens to be bouncing around inside his noggin at the moment. When not at the boards he's a visual artist and ski bum. You can check out his work at

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin died on August 16th, 2018 at the age of 76. This special edition of Deep Breakfast on Friday the 17th is a chronicle of her life and career and a tribute to all things Aretha. Click through the headline to find Part Two.

Humbird on KDNK

Jul 14, 2017

KDNK had the high honor of welcoming Humbird into the studio following their recent gig at Steve's Guitars. Chris Hassig hosted them for Deep Breakfast. To check out the band's summer tour schedule, click here.