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Mistress Carrie

Mistress Carrie is the afternoon host 3p-7p and Music Director of Boston's Rock Station WAAF. She was born and raised in Leominster, Mass. She received her Associates degree in Radio from Newbury College and her Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Communications from Framingham State College. After working as a roadie and truck driver, she began her full time radio career in 1998 on the air at WAAF. She has become the stations Music Director, and has been on the air for over 15 years, making her way from overnights and weekends, to nights, mid-days, and finally afternoon drive.

Mistress Carrie was the first “non-news” journalist to be embedded in the Middle East with the U.S. military in Iraq 2006 and Afghanistan in 2011 both times with units from the Mass. Army National Guard. She was awarded the Commanders Award for Public Service twice by the Army, awarded a tactical call-sign “Narko” by the Air Force after a flight in an F-15, and received the Order of Saint Maurice by the 181st & 182nd Infantry. Carrie is also affiliated with several military charities, a licensed skydiver, and member of the USPA, a motorcycle rider, an amateur marksman, an avid music lover, a pug owner, and a proud Army wife.


Think you're tough? Try hiking 26.2 miles with 30 pounds of gear in combat boots! Check out some of the highlights from this year's Tough Ruck with Mistress Carrie! ‪#‎ToughRuck2016‬ ‪#‎BombPops‬


Mistress Carrie, the purple-haired WAAF Boston rock DJ redefines her relationship with her listeners and the local community.

Hi Note/Low Note: the best and worst stories in music every weekday at 5:30pm.

You Are Not Going To F*ckin' Believe This: The craziest thing that happened to someone listening that day!

AAF Archives: We dip into the 'AAF Archives and replay the best in-studio performances and interviews.

Under The Covers with Carrie: Everyone knows how much I love a good cover song! 

Did You Know?: Sometimes facts are stranger than fiction!


Mistress Carrie's Confessional: Confess your weekend sins to Mistress Carrie!


Looney Tune Tuesday: Songs to make you laugh at the TOP of every hour!



From The Blog

Mistress Carrie | 04/25/16 at 6:11pm

If you're not sure why everyone is freaking out about the loss of Prince, I don't know what to tell you. Maybe this will help. "I'm so sad about the death of Prince, he was a true genius, and...

Mistress Carrie | 04/07/16 at 11:15am

I haven't spoken to anyone, ever, that lived above the Arctic Circle, or 500 miles from the nearest town. I've also never spoken to anyone that's shoveled herself out of 17 foot snow drifts, or...

Mistress Carrie | 04/05/16 at 7:25pm

Comedian Paul Mecurio, is my long lost brother. He grew up in Providence, in an Italian family, and is now living in enemy territory in NYC, doing stand up, and contributing to the Late Show...

Mistress Carrie | 03/29/16 at 6:48pm

The friendship between WAAF and Disturbed, has been going on for almost 2 decades. The guys have always been generous with their time, great with their fans, and one hell of a live show. You k...

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Mistress Carrie interviews Joe Perry from Aerosmith & Hollywood Vampires

03/10/2016 | Mistress Carrie interviews Joe Perry from Aerosmith & Hollywood Vampires

Mistress Carrie interviews Zakk Wylde

02/03/2016 | Mistress Carrie interviews Zakk Wylde

Mistress Carrie interviews Bill Moore from Project New Hope

11/09/2015 | Mistress Carrie interviews Bill Moore from Project New Hope



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