Michael Townsend

Michael has been a WMPG volunteer programmer and producer since 1986, delighting and confusing listeners with adventurous and audacious audio on programs like Slack In The Box, Slack Like Me, Dad's New Slacks, Uh Oh Dad's Home, It Is To Slack, Babylonia Theater and Dad's Used Slacks. If you detect a theme here, note that Michael also presented the pre-recorded Subgenius Radio Ministry Hour of Slack from 1989-2015.

What's more, for the past 20 years of his storied career at WMPG, Michael has collaborated with writer-director-producer-actor Dan Bernard on a variety of comedy and spoken word radio programs including Portland Radio Theatre, Program Already In Progress, It Is To Laugh, the podcast The Escape Pod, and their latest concoction, Offline.