January 20th, 2020 | 46 mins 27 secs
giving, humanitarian aid, kevin wilford, kwabi amoah-forson, lia lee, peace bus, peace movement, the peace bus tv show
This time the GCP team is joined by Kwabi Amoah-Forson, and his friends Lia Lee, and Kevin Wilford. Kwabi is the creator of The Peace Bus. They are currently working on The Peace bus TV show for kids that helps to promote their mission to ignite solidarity throughout communities, spawning a campaign for peace both nationally and internationally. One of the essential pillars of the Peace Bus is delivering humanitarian aid to communities in need. They are committed to the act of giving as a fundamental part of the Peace movement and are committed to empowering communities by uplifting others.
January 13th, 2020 | 50 mins 15 secs
battle at the boat, boxing, jose cervantes, sports
The GCP team sits down with boxer Jose Cervantes (1-0), before his upcoming bout at Battle at the Boat 125. Happening Friday, January 17th, at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma. Battle at the Boat is organized by Brian Halquist Productions, the Northwest premiere fight promotion company that has been promoting fights and concerts for over 35 years in the Pacific Northwest.
December 23rd, 2019 | 53 mins 48 secs
deane benninghoven, floating, isolation tanks, jessie puryear, summit hypnosis northwest, urban float
Deane Benninghoven from Summit Hypnosis NW and Jessie Puryear from Urban Float join GCP to talk about their recent hypnotherapy experience with two floaters that received hypnosis therapy while in the tank. Deane is a certified hypnotist and artist located in Tacoma. He uses hypnotherapy to help adults and children overcome limiting and negative behaviors and chronic pain. Jessie Puryear is the owner of the Urban Float Tacoma franchise. His location has six rooms featuring the DreamPod Max Float Pod.
November 18th, 2019 | 47 mins 46 secs
blown away, edgar valentine, glassblower, glassblowing, netflix, tacoma glassblowing studio
Edgar Valentine is a glassblower from Tacoma, WA. Currently, he is teaching beginning and intermediate glassblowing at Tacoma Glassblowing Studio. He recently was on the Netflix Original Series “Blown Away”.
November 11th, 2019 | 53 mins 34 secs
careers, commercial, entrepreneurs, harts services, plumbers, plumbing, residential, sewer., small business, tacoma, trade
Tim, Richard and Dan from Harts Services join the podcast. Harts Services is a Tacoma Plumbing company that formed in 2013. The companies aim is to provide professional, top quality, value-added solutions that customers can rely on at competitive rates. They maintain a highly trained and motivated staff to deliver these things with courtesy and precision. Hart Services provides support to areas up to 30 miles from Tacoma, WA. Visit their website at: hartsservices.com.
September 30th, 2019 | 1 hr 9 mins
church cantina, comedy, dead drift, ken carlson, movies, penny palabras, roscoe the junkyard cat, rusty, scanners
Rusty and Ken join the guys to talk about the 1981 movie Scanners.
Ken Carlson is a PNW writer, director, and producer that likes “telling stories and hopes to one day create some that won’t bore you to death”. He has written and directed Dead Drift, Penny Palabras, and his latest comedy show, Roscoe the Junkyard Cat. Rusty is a PNW comedian, co – owner of Church Cantina, and longtime friend of the Grit City Podcast.
September 23rd, 2019 | 46 mins 26 secs
art, film blue mouse, grand cinema, independent film, tacoma film festival, tff, weird elephant
David Dinnell and Tanya Tran from the Tacoma Film Festival join the guys to talk about the upcoming event happening on October 3rd – 10th. Established in 2006, the film festival presents a lively week of films, workshops, events, and discussions. Tacoma Film Festival programming is a unique blend of audience and industry programming that empowers all who attend to connect with creators.
September 16th, 2019 | 47 mins 34 secs
501(c)3, diversity, gentrification, non-profit, oliver scott, small business, urban business support
Oliver Scott from Urban Business Support joins the guys for this episode. He is the executive director of the organization, which is a 501(c)3 non-profit that gives businesses in gentrifying communities the resources to adapt, survive, and grow in the changing marketplace emerging around them to retain diversity of business ownership.
July 15th, 2019 | 46 mins 5 secs
best of, kindred souls foundation, race, running, stadium bowl, stairs, unleashed
This episode is a Best Of when the guys talked to Brian Nelson, the mastermind behind Unleashed at Stadium Bowl in 2016. This year Unleashed at Stadium Bowl 2019 is happening on August 4th at 9 am. Registration is now open and will close at midnight on July 28, 2019.
For more information, visit their website at: http://unleashedatstadiumbowl.org/about/
July 7th, 2019 | 50 mins 15 secs
bar crawl, boot 2 boot, camp bar, chasing ghosts, derek, flying boots, rhein haus, rusty, scooters, suzanne akerman, the hub
This episode the guys recorded during their Boot to Boot event that happened June 29th, 2019.
July 1st, 2019 | 51 mins 45 secs
artists, authors, comic book conventions, comic books, conventions, jet city comic show
This time we talk to James Taylor from the Jet City Comic Show. The con is an affordable experience that helps promote the comic book industry by expanding awareness of the comic industry and creators. This year the convention is happening on October 26th. Through August 31st, people can get early bird pricing: Sunday Pass at $10.00, Saturday Pass at $15.00, and a Two Day Pass for $20.00 Those wanting more information can find them online at: http://www.jetcitycomicshow.com/.
June 24th, 2019 | 38 mins 17 secs
boot 2 boot, camp bar, conspiracy, flat earth, flying boots and wings, rhein haus, youtube
On this episode the guys sit down after their recording of the Flat Earth episode to give their review and also talk about their upcoming event Boot To Boot happening on June 29th.