series of emails to producer and agent Barry Katz leads to a very interactive and different episode.
Rob O'Leary and Austin Charlesworth recount SUMMER SLAM in Denver.
My first male model buddy calls in for a fun chat. We talk his break into the business, his work with Aeon Cruz and PROPHECY RECORDS, and what he plans for the future.
Lucipher Divinitas is one of the most interesting guests I've ever spent time with. A strange yet fairly square upbringing led him down a road to the occult. We talk religion, film and photography, and his newest project HOLOCAUST OF EVE.
Rob and I strive to stay friends by discussing Battle of the Bands, football and rugby, and we are joined by comic Devin Cronin to discuss race and sexuality.
Nine months of internal anticipation culminates in the absolute strangest podcast to date. We discuss music, poetry, and 364 other things without landing on something that makes him feel good. Good thing he has a beautiful family.
Faith lost her little daughter in a very strange and tragic circumstance. We go through the timeline of events, who was involved, and we discuss ways to get over tragedy
Bri Lovato gives a last second interview to field some interesting questions. Regarding Denver, we talk the scene, promoters, the cliques, how he has fielded to problems that are inherent to the job.
Laura has had a rough year. Early on, she was diagnosed with Stage 4 Lymphoma, very shortly after we connected. We discuss MMA, her health timeline, and how she stays strong to fight.
Sam Tallent, Roger Norquist, and Tobias Livingston came over the mountain from Denver to do some amazing stand up, and they stopped by The Sandwich. We discuss politics and what it takes to be a working comic.
Gretchen Snyder is a little different. She's happy to be doing what she loves. We discuss her crazy summer and how many opportunities were not only presented but pursued to make for some amazing new experiences!
Impromptu podding proves fruitful. Charles and I discuss our comedy idols, fighting personal demons, and his future project with comic Crank Williams.
The Silver Club Saloon plays host to a very interesting chat. We talk music, photography, and how tempers and attitudes can cause us to get in our own way.
Mr. Scott joins me in studio to discuss music, childhood, and things turn a bit existential. Check out Concrete Effect on Facebook HERE!
Staff Sargeant Lacy MacDonald calls up to talk how he gave up a possible football career to serve his country, how he dealt with the loss of a commrade, and how ONE MILITARY UNITED will help some soldiers get on with life after service. See what he is up to HERE!
Grandma Pat comes to see what I've tried to create, and tells a few family stories!
Rob O'Leary stops in to tell how he was scammed by a Craigslist cunt, the all important Battle of the Bands, and Candies calls to talk positivity.
The host of the TANNA TALKS podcast joins me to discuss rape in the animal kingdom, her podcast experience, and we get deep into her other career and a missing boyfriend. Sorry for the technical diffculties.
Strong business women are rare and scary. Roberta is amazing. We discuss plastic surgery, helping young talent succeed, and are later joined by Dr. Darwin Liao.
Matt Paxton calls in for an amazing chat! We discuss how he hit rock bottom gambling, his time on HOARDERS, and I throw some real life situations at him to test his therapist skills.
Hard to believe I've been at this for a year. Im joined by Rob O'Leary and Don Chaney in studio. We discuss future plans, stand up, and how our lives have changed since 2012. Special thanks to Tarasa D'Bella, Brett Tenza, Brad Hutchings, J Cobb, Kitten, Marbs, Nicole, Dr. Chim Rychels, Alex Hernandez, Eric Smith, and David Litsheim!
Alex Perrault calls in from the Twitterverse for an admittedly odd chat. We discuss pro wrestling, his time with Harley and the rest of the boys, and what made him decide to break off to build his own brand. Follow his personal Twitter account @TheAlexPerrault!
"Jizzy" Jake Snyder makes his return to the podcast nearly one year after his first appearance. We discuss the Washington State welfare system, how Martin Luther King, Jr. could be considered a terrorist, and our mental "issues"
One of my father's "idols" would definitely be one of the most successful horse trainers on earth. Papa Lorenzo finally visits the show to help me steer through the early years, his mentors, and what the future holds for the savvy horseman. Check out all of Parelli's empire HERE!
The beautiful and charismatic Aeon Cruz meets with me at Prophetic Sandwich Studio West to have a little fun. We talk music history, music promotion, and we trade fun games.
An unlikely meeting of the minds happened at the KMTS Studio one day, where Kimberly Henrie introduced me to this young man. We discuss his work with BE HEARD TV, his love of Hollywood stories, and the possibilty of a new show under my network.
Brooke Lucas was probably the singular reason I began to love pinup and photography. After a little early turbulence, Brooke finally agrees to guest on GFT. We discuss the benefits of marriage, her artistic point of view, and she allows me to tie up a serious loose end. Check out her work and book her at http://lucasmediaproductions.com/!
Long time show supporter Tarasa D'Bella finally calls up for a crazy chat. We discuss her recent first shot a stand up, frozen celebrities, and joke doctoring.
Dahlia returns to the show with some exciting updates. She gives us some news from Pinups For Pitbulls and Retro Lovely, SHOT GUNN SHANNON calls in, and we break down a model's guide to creepy photographers.
Diogenes makes his first in-studio appearance. We discuss 3-D printable guns, today's youth culture, and the Benghazi incident.
Stalking is a scary thing. Steve and Toni had a truly horrific 4 month ride end with the death of their daughter Morgan. They talk about her magical light in life, the beginning of the terror, and how officials have handeled the case. Check out the entire story at MORGANINGRAM.COM!
For being so young, Farrah Abraham is certainly battle-hardened. GFT makes its first foray into contacting "people" to bring something I feel is unexpected. Honest, funny, and candid, Farrah fields questions about Derek's funeral, the treatment she gets from the media, and how she will deal with her daughter when her actions are inevitably revealed. Learn all about the story by reading her book, which can be purchased HERE.
Years of promoting and creating shows and developing CringeHumor.com led Mr.Milligan to open The Stand Restaurant and Club in New York City. In its short 8 month existence, it has emerged as a premiere spot, where all of my favorite comedians perform. Patrick graciously takes time on Father's Day to talk business, his favorite comedians, and who stand up fans should be on the look out for. Check out the club's site at THESTANDNYC.COM!
Supernanny Samantha Davis stops by for some fun story time. We discuss raising other people's kids, dating, and some interesting quality time spent with Denver Broncos' Champ Bailey.
Shawn, Eric, Andrew, and Jim stop in to discuss how their band was built from the rubble of two other bands, their influences, and we go around the table to see who would replace each member if met with untimely death. Really funny show. Check out their music HERE!
The president of my first REAL COLORADO BASED SPONSOR, Jordan Phillips phones in for a chat. We discuss Militia's inception, what the future holds, and I press him to tell me about his dream run!
Maddie comes by and we just kinda hang and shoot the breeze about family, friends, music, and her blog. Then we have fun with facepaint! Check out her awesome blog at SCAVENGEROFHUMANFLESH.BLOGSPOT.COM!
My tweet to Jay Mohr Sports on Fox Sports Radio is met with the proper disdain.
Budding stand up comic Colton Gibowicz hit me up for a bit of a guerilla show. We discuss how he builds jokes, what brought him to comedy, and what exactly he wants out of his work. Find him on Facebook and be his friend HERE!
This is one of the most unexpected chats I've had all year. We talk centrifuges, murder, and domestic violence. Sorry, there was no other way to frame this.
Rob joins me to talk about the band's female situation, his bizarre athleticism, and Candies and Eric come out to play!
Follow me here. My podcast closely emulates Jay Mohr's MOHR STORIES. Jay lands a Fox Sports Radio gig and creates JAY MOHR SPORTS. This show has the TWITTER HAT TRICK CONTEST, where listeners live tweet jokes to win prizes. These listeners become an entity all their own, with the wacky banana time ensuing even when Jay Mohr Sports is off air. Brad and Cobb then begin a podcast about the TWITTER HAT TRICK CONTEST, and now they are my guests to discuss all of this silliness. Do yourself a few favors. Listen to Jay Mohr Sports > Follow #jaymohrsports on Twitter > laugh your ass off > Listen to THE TWEETING MOHRRIOR PODCAST at YOGURTEATER.COM.
Kevin stops in for a bit of bloodletting. We discuss his rollercoaster Hollywood story, the bumps in the road, and how College Pranks will get him where he wants to be!
Twitter proves fruitful once again. SORROWSEED tour guitarist Eric Pellegrini calls in to talk about why he picked up the guitar, his SORROWSEED experience, and who would complete his super group.
In the age of internet marketing, chances are, if you are doing it on your own, you may be missing some pieces. Mr. Hunter talks Facebook killers, how to run a business page, and what NOT to post if you want to be a success.
April returns to the show during a bit of a transition period. We attempt to giggle passed some recently family tragedy, and Momma Dian calls us and lightens the mood.
Ancient Wind's driving force Austin Charlesworth comes by for silly time. The Seattle adventure is the centerpiece, and we talk family, love, and what it takes to be a Kirby vacuum salesman.
I love being on the fringe of a group of outstanding people following their vision. Courtney joins me to not only talk about the greatness of MIXED BREED MARKETING, but also to address the struggle entrepreneurs face and offers insight to why you should pursue your goals while still paying the bills. If people need to know you are the best, Ms. Miquel can help you HERE!
Nearly 25 years ago, a scary accident changed the Brouhard's world forever. Kara's mother Alice walks us through that tragic day, the recovery period, and how her interest in technology has given her the ability to help her disable daughter live independently.
Since my lack of preparation made for mediocre pod the first time around, I had to read his book and go again! We talk about the book briefly yet passionately, and then the phones hit. We got a very "INKSPIRATIONAL" call from Candies Liu, yap for a bit with Eric Smith, and JT's publisher Jo explains why she rolled the dice here. Sorry for the technical difficulties.
Wacky banana time on GFT thanks to Josh Bower and Rob O'Leary! We discuss the beginnings of SX REX, their SXSW performances, and direction of the band in the future. Go download WHITE LIGHT for FREE HERE!
Shadi Petosky is very kind to suffer my ignorance about the Trans community. We discuss her journey, binary sexuality, and what making the change has done for her happiness.
The lovely Ms. Roberts stops by the studio to talk about modeling, and the ups and downs of being a music promoter in the Roaring Fork Valley.
Mr. Anderson stops in for a quick pod to promote his band's first show in several years. We discuss inception, influence, and what is in store for the band's comeback!
Im very honored to have been able to have someone as magnetic and brilliant as Samantha as a guest. She walks us thru the history of Innereactive Media, how to crush at small business, and her vision of the future.
For some reason, nerves get the better of Katie and I while she explains how bail bonds and bounty hunting has gotten her paid! We talk dating, the valley scene, and what makes a great client.
Drummer for THE HITS and producer of TREVOR ROCKS DENVER, the venerable Mrs. O'Connor joins me to discuss how Rock Band inspired her path, our respective drum gear, and being part of Denver's broken scene is impacted by gender. The man of the house calls in to worship his gal, which was kind of awesome to hear. Check out her band's music and give a like HERE!
I love when a podcast changes me from ALOOF ASS to FULLY ENGAGED. I sit with Lucipher and Eric to discuss the conception, production eminent premiere of their short film RAVENOUS: YOU'RE THE MAIN COURSE. We get into a little spirituality, how Joshua Smith and Aeon Cruz drove the work, and the potential for the short to become a feature length. Check out the madness at RAVENOUSZOMBIEMOVIE.COM!
Brett Tenza joins Rob and I on a Positivity Friday to talk about working hard, making music and gettin' ass. Our hotline makes a debut with calls from Eric Smith and DJ Dimes.
Although this meeting of the minds was highly unlikely, the discussion it yielded is one of my favorites. We discuss his work with Playboy and The National Enquirer, his internet dating DVD, and his not-so-legal involvement in the JonBenet Ramsey murder case! Check out his DVDs at NICKISENBERG.COM
One of my best and oldest friends closes out the Denver tour with some silliness. We talk POGS, his time in the Air Force, and the dangers of social media.
Author Jt Sather was the first guest to find this podcast through a Google search, so of course I had to talk to him. His book HOW TO SURVIVE WHEN THE BOTTOM DROPS OUT is a autobigraphical cautionary tale, and his stories and demeanor really make you root for this book to hit big. BUY THE BOOK HERE!
Driven. Bubbly. Stunning. Reasons I hope my association with Candies is quite long-term. We meet in Cherry Creek to talk Inkspired Magazine coming up to its print form, her family's influence, and how she is going straight to the top.CHECK OUT THE AWESOME SEXINESS AT INKSPIREDMAGAZINE.COM
In an unexpectedly cool turn, I go to TRADIOV STUDIO to chat with the man behind TrevorRocksDenver.com, Trevor O'Connor. He gives us a crash course in how to be a promoter, how he is a good man to Kristen Miller, and I test his political reaction to Occupy,conspiracies, and the 4/20 holiday. Hear him here at TREVORROCKSDENVER.COM!
Instead of a face-to-face, I decided to record my feelings.
The boys of THE FRIDAY NIGHT METAL SHOW finally get together to talk music, tell stories, and apparently make a few confessions. CREED and AMON AMARTH punctuate the silliness.
This long awaited sitdown starts a little manic, trying to decide which of his 57 projects we should talk about. Soon enough with find the groove. We hit up music, business, and family before settling in on a recent devastating tragedy.
Prime, Phathead, Pogue and crew drop by from over the hill to discuss the rap game in Colorado. They talk their vision, cliques, and I throw down a challenge for a new album by summer's end. Sorry about the audio, 3 mics for 7 people.
Directly on the heels of Mr. Diamond's solo show, Rob jumps in for some buzzed podding. We talk stand up, Duuie hits on my asian sister, and Zero Dark Thirty raises a spectre of douchey-ness.
The final member of Ancient Wind stops in for his WORLD EXCLUSIVE solo interview. We chat a bit about family, booze, religion, and I place Duuie on a desert island to see who would make his supergroup.
Model, performer and SORROWSEED frontwoman Lilith Astaroth joins me to talk about social media, what its like to be sexy in a creep-filled environment, and and all the projects she is involved with. She was hilarious and fun! Stay on for SORROWSEED's CANCER OF BLADES!
An old friend stops by to talk health issues, how social aspects affect us all, and her cancer scare.
I was lucky enough to get a minute with Ancient Wind frontman, Roberto Inferno. Stick around to hear EATERS OF THE DEAD!
FINALLY, the Rob HAS COME BACK...HOME! Topics include the circumstances behind leaving Seattle, the valley comedy scene, and Thin Lizzy.
Dahlia is an amzing model with an even better slant on her work. We talk about the business, her many publishing accomplishments, and how tragedy and a giving spirit helped her refocus her efforts for the greater good.
My quick guest spot on Kittens's Corner! Listen to the show in it's entirety at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/mmafreak/2013/03/07/mma-freak-kittens-corner-1
It's always great to have someone on who is SO fired up about his craft. One of Portland's premiere scene DJ's tells about his grunge roots, how Burning Man opened the digital door, and how what began as a volunteer crew has become an army in the service of realizing his dream of electronic immortality. Hang after to hear Deformaty & Lightspeed- Just Calm Down!
Gun control and the direction of the country is discussed on a beautiful Martin Luther King Day. New York's laws, Colorado laws and the tactics of the NRA volleyed here.
New friend and dream supporter Chris stops by The Sandwich. We admitedly attempt to rehash an old conversation, but we do stumble upon a little bit of wisdom. Check this out, even if its only for his amazing voice.
Technical difficulties weren't able to stop the laughs thanks to John. We go over his late start to stand up, the end game, and his presence in the world of Kurt Metzger.
HERE...COMES..TITUSSSSSSS! Titus Machiavelli aka Mitch Helle calls for a lil cross-casting with pro wrestling on the table. We discuss our history of watching wrestling, our favorite eras, and he explains how he is attempting to Restore The Manager nearly 20 years after his dream was derailed by one asshole. TITUSMACHIAVELLI.COM
Parents should not be worried about the violence in video games. They should be worried about this.
Ten years is a long time, and Mike has certainly been through alot in that time. We talk about his college and military prospects before focusing squarely on his marriage and divorce. Quite a story indeed, and not without its caution.
Ahhhhhhh...finally some fun, and the first guest from another podcast! Kitten from MMA-Freak.com calls in to break the topical streak of GFT. An abnormally knowledgable fight fan, the Kat and I discuss heavy metal music, our favorite fights, and we give some insight to UFC 157, the debut of Ronda Rousey! Follow her @kittenofchaos76 on Twitter!
I find these loner-casts highly theraputic, so strap in or tap out for a chat about one man's "Dark Knight Complex."
Off the cuff and out of the blue, we discuss guns, small town life, and alternative lifstyles.
The savage vocalist of Ancient Wind returns to GFT to give all his podcast fans exactly what they want - a hot beef injection. He discusses the contested strip of city the band resides in, the first forays into Seattle's metal scene, and what it's like to go from big fish in a small pond to damn near square one.
Founder and President of Ocean Healing Group Frank Bauer takes time from an extremely busy schedule to lay down a powerful podcast. He speaks on his desire to help out disabled kids, meeting Christian Bailey, the X-Games, and joy he gives and gets thru his JAWS program. Check out OCEANHEALINGGROUP.ORG if you would like to contribute!
Rebekah and her lil guy Cy stop by to talk about ex-witness family members, the media, and the outlook a new mother has for her young son.
The youngest, yet most grown-up guest to grace Respectable Sandwich brings a fun yet heavy vibe. Ella Jade has cancer, as told by her mama in episode #32. Disjointed to be sure, I clumsily wade thru her most recent doctor visit, what she hopes for her family, and she turns the tables on me a bit near the end. Thank you Ella Jade.
Private 1st Class Perry Sweeney stops in for a bit of a serious talk. Though we sidestep his involvement in The Vietnam War (for now), we discuss what provoked his interest in the military, his tenure as a police officer, and finish strong with views on gun control post-Sandy Hook.