Spear Talk Podcast

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 30
  Jan 14, 2021   00:51:30

Spear Talk #30 – Chris Casamassa

For Spear Talk #30, we finally got to speak with our friend, actor, motivator, and martial artist, Chris Casamassa! You will know Chris from his role as one of the most iconic video game characters, “Scorpion”, from the Mortal Kombat series, in the movie and television show! Chris is also a 9th degree black belt...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 29
  Jan 07, 2021   00:54:56

Spear Talk #29 – Erik Stolhanske

We are fortunate to kick off 2021 with Erik Stolhanske for Spear Talk #29! Erik is a great friend, so it was great to finally have him sit down with us! We all know and love Erik through some of his hilarious characters in Beer Fest, Club Dread, and his role as ‘Rabbit” from Super...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 28
  Dec 29, 2020   01:29:28

Spear Talk #28 – Eric Bass & Dr. Steven Greer

For Spear Talk #28, we had the honor of having Eric Bass (bass player, Shinedown) and Dr. Steven Greer (UFologist, Founder of The Disclosure Project). Last Summer, Dr. Greer came out to a Shinedown show to meet the band, and talk about his work, as both Eric and Barry (Kerch) were familiar with his various...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 27
  Dec 15, 2020   01:01:11

Spear Talk #27 – Barry Kerch & Keith Cooke

Our 27th talk brought together two previous guests: Barry Kerch, who is the drummer for platinum selling rock band, Shinedown, and Keith Cooke, who is a five-time World martial arts grand champion, member of the Black Belt Hall of Fame, and actor! You would be familiar with Keith’s role as “Reptile” in the Mortal Kombat...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 26
  Dec 08, 2020   01:00:29

Spear Talk #26 – Michael Kroeger & Patrick Miletich

For our 26th talk, we had a blast with Michael Kroeger (Nickelback, bass player) and Patrick Miletich (UFC Hall of Fame, First UFC Welterweight Champion)! We found lots of common ground between the music industry and MMA world, and dug in deep for a fun, thought-provoking conversation. We spent the hour covering it all: fitness,...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 25
  Dec 01, 2020   01:01:31

Spear Talk #25 – Barry Kerch & Lt John Nores [Ret]

For our 25th talk, we had the honor of welcoming back Lt. John Nores, who is a retired California game warden, and first time guest Barry Kerch, who is the drummer for platinum selling rock band, Shinedown. This was an incredible discussion that covered a wide range of topics. We broke down the importance of...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 24
  Nov 26, 2020   01:06:04

Spear Talk #24 – Marcus Torgerson & Jason Johnson

For Spear Talk #24, we once again sat down with Marcus Torgerson (Krav Maga expert and leader in club security), and also brought along first time guest, Jason Johnson (World renown knife thrower and edged weapons expert) for an explosive discussion that covered everything that is going on in the world today! We touched on...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 28
  Nov 19, 2020   00:47:06

Spear Talk #23 – James DeMeo

It was an honor to speak with James DeMeo for our 23rd Spear Talk! James has over 27 years in the security industry and is considered a subject matter expert in event security by several leading international and domestic magazines; Security Magazine, Security Management Magazine, and Pan Stadia! We covered a wide range of topics,...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 22
  Nov 12, 2020   00:52:53

Spear Talk #22 – Steve Carlson

For our latest talk, we were fortunate to welcome our friend, Steve Carlson to the show! You SHOULD recognize Steve as one of the “Hanson Brothers” from the iconic sports film, Slaphot! This was a lot of fun! We went on a deep dive with Steve and covered everything from his hockey career and playing...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 21
  Nov 05, 2020   00:34:32

Spear Talk #21 – Jason Kuhl

For our 21st talk, I had the honor to speak with Jason Kuhl. Jason is a leader in the security industry, and one of my favorite people to see at a festival or cross paths backstage at a show! At the onset of Covid, Jason was one of the people that I was privileged to...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 20
  Oct 29, 2020   01:03:47

Spear Talk #20 – Andrea Crosta

For our 20th talk, we had the honor of doing a deep dive into the world of animal conservation and the trafficking of animals with our friend, Andrea Crosta! Andrea is the executive Director of Earth League International and the creator of Wildleaks! You can see his team work in two documentaries: The Ivory Game...

Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 18
  Oct 15, 2020   00:39:03

Spear Talk #18 – Claudia King

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 15
  Oct 03, 2020   00:49:37

Spear Talk #15 – Patrick Miletich

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 13
  Oct 03, 2020   00:32:33

Spear Talk #13 – Joey Beltran

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 12
  Oct 03, 2020   00:54:29

Spear Talk #12 – Richard Norton

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 17
  Oct 03, 2020   00:44:33

Spear Talk #17 – Ray Sefo

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 4
  Oct 03, 2020   00:23:33

Spear Talk #4 – Jon Spillman

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 8
  Oct 03, 2020   01:02:15

Spear Talk #8 – Marcus Torgerson

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 3
  Oct 03, 2020   00:25:54

Spear Talk #3 – Dr. Lois Lee

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 7
  Oct 03, 2020   01:04:16

Spear Talk #7 – Olivier Gruner

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 2
  Oct 03, 2020   00:24:42

Spear Talk #2 – Christy (Martin) Salters

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 14
  Oct 03, 2020   01:10:28

Spear Talk #14 – Loren Avedon

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Spear Talk Podcast
Episode: 6
  Oct 03, 2020   00:57:46

Spear Talk #6 – Kathy Long

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