Billings Radio Loses a Family Member
It’s with a heavy heart that I tell you today that a very dear friend passed away yesterday evening. Hairboy, a.k.a. Jeff Michiaels, was part of the radio family here in Billings for many years on KRKX, The Zone, The End and Rock 107.5. He will be missed by many. Here’s what some other radio personalities here in Billings had to say about him.
Matt Brubaker: Very sad and upsetting news about Hairboy. My prayers go out to all friends and family. I was in the radio biz for over 30 years and I never met anyone like him. Great talent, funny as shit, crazy as hell, truly one of a kind…and gone too soon. Rest In Peace.
Ryan Clark: It’s been the saddest two days of my life. I never got to say goodbye and I will miss you forever. There will never be another hairboy in this world… Truly one of a kind.
Casey Paul: Can’t believe Hairboy’s gone…We had our ups and downs…all aired for anyone to hear…But at the end of the day we were always friends. Hairboy – I love you, dude & miss you already.
Michael FothPics with Hairboy (aka Jeff Michiaels): Lots of good times with this guy… if you have any pics you want to post, that’s cool. RIP HB.
Jeff Howell: Me: your an Idiot, You: your an idiot…Me:I’m kidding, You: your still an idiot! You were a brother/son to me for 17 years. You hit a “home run” in my heart and with my Family and I will always love you Jeff Michiaels
Bret Maverick: It’s with a heavy heart that I am passing along that my friend Jeff Michiaels (Hairboy) passed away at 5:45. He is in a better place and will be missed. He was a one of a kind in this crazy world. Rest In Peace, brutha!!
Jt Tim Nelson: Rest In Peace Jeff Michiaels.
Charlie Mulluk: Back in ’06 when I first moved to Billings and did some radio stuff on The Hawk and Hairboy was with some rival rocker station but we still partied together to beat all. The youngster with us here I believe is Traci Guns kid from L.A. Guns. RIP Hairboy. We had some killer crazy times brotha. — with Jeff Michiaels.
Greg The-MusicMan: Rest In Peace Hairboy aka Jeff Michiaels one voice that will be missed in this market life lost too young
Rest in peace my friend! You will truly be missed!