Episode 36 – Jimmy Dore

Jimmy Dore isn’t just a pretty face. He is a legendary stand up comedian, a radio and television host and has one of the best podcasts out there. He has made appearances on HBO, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Late Late Show and can be currently seen on “The Young Turks”. If that’s not enough for you, he’s also the author of the best selling book, “Your Country Is Just Not That Into You”. Jimmy sits down with Jake for an amazing one on one where they discuss growing up in Chicago, his political commentary and why not being afraid to draw a line in the sand is the key to truly living your art. Throw in some great political takes, CNN’s Chris Cuomo and the current state of affairs with Law Enforcement and you have yourself one hell of an episode. Jimmy Dore’s Book: “Your Country Is Just Not That Into You” Jimmy’s Website Jimmy on Twitter This episode is sponsored by Chicago Chophouse, Darren Langlois Photography & Alberta High End Auto Sales http://s3.amazonaws.com/fnlpodcasts/Episode_36_-_Jimmy_Dore.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

Episode 35 – Don Andrews

Don Andrews is not just a pretty voice. You have heard him on numerous radio stations, commercials and of course as the voice for The World Series of Fighting and MMA events all over Canada. He has done video games, movie trailers and if that wasn’t enough for you, he just finished up some amazing work for the 102nd Grey Cup. Don sits down with Jake and talks all about starting out in radio, transitioning over to building his own unique voiceover brand and how he’s truly living his dream by doing what he loves. Don also tells the best story of how he ended up living with the band, Slipknot, for part of their Livin’ La Vida Loca Tour. This is one interview you won’t want to miss! Don Andrews Website Don Andrews on Facebook Don Andrews on Twitter This episode is brought to you by Chicago Chophouse, Calgary’s First Boutique Steakhouse. Now residing in the historic Burns building in the heart of downtown’s theatre area. Combining classic elements of a traditional steakhouse with a contemporary flair, Chicago Chophouse promises a compelling menu which pays true homage to what a modern steakhouse should be. Visit them here. This episode is sponsored by Darren Langlois Photography. Looking to capture great moments of yourself, your family, little ones playing in the park or your family pet? Look no further than Darren Langlois Photography. From Mixed Martial Arts to Weddings, this talented man does it all. Visit Darren here. This episode is sponsored by Alberta High End Auto Sales. Your premiere group for affordable and luxury vehicles. Specializing in locating what you want...

Episode 34 – Brent Bambury

  Brent Bambury is an icon in Canadian Broadcasting. He has hosted a number of radio and television programs for the CBC since the 1980’s including such groundbreaking shows as “Brave New Waves”, “Midday”, “All In A Day” and “Go”. He can be currently heard as the host of the weekly current affairs series “Day 6” on CBC Radio One and Public Radio International. Brent joins Jake for a candid one on one where they discuss growing up in Saint John, New Brunswick, his career in television and radio at the CBC and why the unconventional show, “Brave New Waves” resonated with so many people. They also discuss some of his most memorable guest interviews, filling in on “Q” and the landscape of Canadian produced content nowadays. Truly an amazing show you won’t want to miss! Brent Bambury on Twitter Brent Bambury on Day 6 http://s3.amazonaws.com/fnlpodcasts/Episode_34_-_Brent_Bambury.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

Episode 33 – Theoren Fleury

  Theoren Fleury is a legend in the world of hockey. He has hoisted the Stanley Cup and has worn Olympic Gold. But it was his struggles off the ice that often played out on the ice. Theoren sits down with Jake for a candid one on one to talk about his new book, “Conversations with a Rattlesnake – Raw and Honest Reflections on Healing & Trauma” Theoren digs into his roots and talks about his journey from playing junior hockey to his rise to hockey greatness, and the pitfalls along the way. They talk his role as an advocate and how he’s helped countless people move forward and heal with surviving trauma and abuse. How his chance meeting with Kim Barthel changed his life, his mission and his true understanding of how to move forward in life, as a Friend, Father and Husband. Conversations with a Rattlesnake Theo Fleury on Twitter Theo Fleury’s Website   http://s3.amazonaws.com/fnlpodcasts/Episode_33_-_Theoren_Fleury.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...