Mike “Cowhead” Calta, host of the No. 1 rated afternoon drive show in Tampa, The Cowhead Show, inked a new three-year deal with Cox Media Group there on 8/15. Cowhead has been an on-air talent on Tampa radio since 1992 and has been on WHPT for the past five years.
Cowhead commented, “I can’t believe I duped these guys into paying me AGAIN! Guess what Tampa: three more years of Guess Who Farted!!!”
The July Arbitrons released 8/9, show that The Cowhead Show is the most-listened-to show in the Tampa-St. Pete-Clearwater market and #2 with adults 25-54 (7.1 share); also, he’s first with Men 25-54 (9.9 share).
Cowhead got his start on the Bubba the Love Sponge Show when it aired at night on WFLZ-FM Tampa. Galvin joined The Cowhead show in February 2007. Since then The Cowhead Show (and variations of it) have also aired on WQYK-AM, WRBQ-FM WYUU-FM and WXTB-FM Tampa and WFYV-FM Jacksonville, FL.
On January 17, 2010, Cowhead launched a weekly half-hour television program, Cowhead TV, on local CW affiliate WTOG, Sunday nights at 11PM. In June 2010 Cowhead introduced CowheadTV.com, a free 24 hour television broadcast website where viewers can watch the entire broadcast live on the internet.