Toby-O is originally from a small town south of New Orleans, Louisiana called Lafitte. There, he worked a number of different jobs: He worked on a shrimp dock, in a grocery store, in a restaurant, in a pawn shop, at a couple of television stations and on a couple of films. He graduated from Fisher High School in Lafitte and then NLU/ULM in Monroe. Most recently, after disappearing for a number of years (he worked at other radio stations), he found himself here at 99.7MY FM