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50,000 watts of gearhead terror. We’re the talk radio blowtorch you want, chock-full of cars, trucks, beers and guns since 2009. We'll be your go-to for gearhead get-some, full of the sliciest canyon carving, dirtiest off-roading, biggest calibers, hairiest sasquatches, loudest explosions, plus the best epic fails, smoking rubble and blue-collar awesomesauce since Top Gear full of beer.

50,000 watts of gearhead terror. We’re the talk radio blowtorch you want, chock-full of cars, trucks, beers and guns since 2009. We'll be your go-to for gearhead get-some, full of the sliciest canyon carving, dirtiest off-roading, biggest calibers, hairiest sasquatches, loudest explosions, plus the best epic fails, smoking rubble and blue-collar awesomesauce since Top Gear full of beer.
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50,000 watts of gearhead terror. We’re the talk radio blowtorch you want, chock-full of cars, trucks, beers and guns since 2009. We'll be your go-to for gearhead get-some, full of the sliciest canyon carving, dirtiest off-roading, biggest calibers, hairiest sasquatches, loudest explosions, plus the best epic fails, smoking rubble and blue-collar awesomesauce since Top Gear full of beer.

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English


Episodes

12.07.18 (MP3): Quad .50s & Quad Cities on Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day w/Arleigh Burke VS LCS, US Lasers VS Chinese Missiles, Phone Batteries, the Toilet Silencer, Manufacturing 1911s & M1s, Warfighting Presidents, + a Big FU to PC

12/9/2018
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The Garage Hour: we've been waiting for you. What started out as the Garage Hour's famous "Gearhead Gifting" special rapidly veered off-course into fighting men (from dive-bombing presidents to white-sheet navy) and their weapons (from quad-.50 M-16 half-tracks to clip-pinging Garands), the toilet librarian, the growing hazard posed by a desperate Chinese military in the South Pacific, Silkworms, Phalanxes, the brown note and sage words from .45 Phil. Gringo Rich and the Diesel Ayatollah...

Duration:00:56:43

12.07.18: Quad .50s & Quad Cities on Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day w/Arleigh Burke VS LCS, US Lasers VS Chinese Missiles, Phone Batteries, the Toilet Silencer, Manufacturing 1911s & M1s, Warfighting Presidents, + a Big FU to PC

12/9/2018
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The Garage Hour: we've been waiting for you. What started out as the Garage Hour's famous "Gearhead Gifting" special rapidly veered off-course into fighting men (from dive-bombing presidents to white-sheet navy) and their weapons (from quad-.50 M-16 half-tracks to clip-pinging Garands), the toilet librarian, the growing hazard posed by a desperate Chinese military in the South Pacific, Silkworms, Phalanxes, the brown note and sage words from .45 Phil. Gringo Rich and the Diesel Ayatollah...

Duration:00:56:45

11.24.18 (MP3): The Anti-Black Friday Episode (Don't Be A Zombie) - Duck & Drone Hunting, Tugboats & Whalers, Sacrificial Wear Parts, Batteries & O'Reilly's, + Berzerker, Freedom Stout & The Juice @ Protector Brewery & The Gerwerstermeiner Incident

11/30/2018
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Ahhhh, Garage Hour. Just the scratch for your #FBlackFriday itch - we've got standard-issue gen-Z and hipster harassment (you poor phone-zombie shopping fools), plus a whole lot of real-people stuff like duck, pheasant, goose and crane hunting (#skysteak), beers and drinking in France, shop-vacs, axis spins and the introduction of Chooch from Subie Stickers. Hostus Maximus Justin Fort and gun-building machine Gringo Rich (#militaryhaircuts) also jumped on for this episode from Protector...

Duration:00:59:47

11.24.18: The Anti-Black Friday Episode (Don't Be A Zombie) - Duck & Drone Hunting, Tugboats & Whalers, Sacrificial Wear Parts, Batteries & O'Reilly's, + Berzerker, Freedom Stout & The Juice @ Protector Brewery & The Gerwerstermeiner Incident

11/30/2018
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Ahhhh, Garage Hour. Just the scratch for your #FBlackFriday itch - we've got standard-issue gen-Z and hipster harassment (you poor phone-zombie shopping fools), plus a whole lot of real-people stuff like duck, pheasant, goose and crane hunting (#skysteak), beers and drinking in France, shop-vacs, axis spins and the introduction of Chooch from Subie Stickers. Hostus Maximus Justin Fort and gun-building machine Gringo Rich (#militaryhaircuts) also jumped on for this episode from Protector...

Duration:00:59:49

11.17.18 (MP3): Toolboxes & Tie-Downs! Free Snap-On Rollaway (w/ Free Grease) - How to Load, Haul, Unload & Degrime, Trucking w/ an EcoFart Ford, + Rock Stories from Suicidal Tendencies, Southern Culture on the Skids, Tool, Ghost & Pet Shop Boys

11/24/2018
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No fartin' around here: straight from the garage, the Gearhead Consultancy discusses its newfound free-to-we old-school monster Snap-On toolbox, as well as how to haul it without murdering all the people in traffic so unfortunate as to be in our rear-view. The Garage Hour goons also dig into toolbox values, weight, dimensions, cleaning, lifting and unloading, how many guys it takes (and how many beers), craftsmanship, theft, moving, and how many urban campers can live in one. More...

Duration:00:59:53

11.17.18: Toolboxes & Tie-Downs! Free Snap-On Rollaway (w/ Free Grease) - How to Load, Haul, Unload & Degrime, Trucking w/ an EcoFart Ford, + Rock Stories from Suicidal Tendencies, Southern Culture on the Skids, Tool, Ghost & Pet Shop Boys

11/24/2018
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No fartin' around here: straight from the garage, the Gearhead Consultancy discusses its newfound free-to-we old-school monster Snap-On toolbox, as well as how to haul it without murdering all the people in traffic so unfortunate as to be in our rear-view. The Garage Hour goons also dig into toolbox values, weight, dimensions, cleaning, lifting and unloading, how many guys it takes (and how many beers), craftsmanship, theft, moving, and how many urban campers can live in one. More...

Duration:00:59:55

10.05.18 (MP3): Slackervision! Garage Hour Does Late-Night @ Protector Brewery (then dogs the upload), w/ New Beers, Old Rockers, Gears & Axles & Meticulous Bleeding

11/17/2018
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It's all ball-bearings nowadays, unless you're a gearhead on the Garage Hour: too many projects + not enough arms = late uploads. Thanks for waiting around (we're worth it). This one's a late-night special - Chef Jeff and Gringo Rich support Hostus Maximus Justin Fort's occupation of Protector Brewery's tasting room in the Beeralani Maker's District, but that's the only part that followed the plan. From bleeding (brakes) to gears and axles (broken), the Consultancy immediately veers off...

Duration:00:57:41

10.05.18: Slackervision! Garage Hour Does Late-Night @ Protector Brewery (then dogs the upload), w/ New Beers, Old Rockers, Gears & Axles & Meticulous Bleeding

11/17/2018
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It's all ball-bearings nowadays, unless you're a gearhead on the Garage Hour: too many projects + not enough arms = late uploads. Thanks for waiting around (we're worth it). This one's a late-night special - Chef Jeff and Gringo Rich support Hostus Maximus Justin Fort's occupation of Protector Brewery's tasting room in the Beeralani Maker's District, but that's the only part that followed the plan. From bleeding (brakes) to gears and axles (broken), the Consultancy immediately veers off...

Duration:00:57:43

09.08.18(MP3): Chili Showoff @Protector Brewery w/Smoke 'N Aces BBQ &Mr. G's Salsa; + 9/11 Where-Were-Yous from Warfighters &Cohosts, 3D Guns VS 80% Lowers, Organic Certification VS Top-Secret Clearance, Liberators &Gun Shows, Scantily Clad Western Women

9/30/2018
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This is the inaugural Garage Hour Dude Food Chili Showoff, live from Protector Brewery. This is also gearhead awesomeness. #1: Do you like chili? We made four. Ruben from Smoke 'N Aces' watermelon chili beat Chef Jeff's pork cushion chili verde for "People's Choice" by one vote. Mr. G's salsa and two-bean chili and Hostus Maximus Justin Fort's two-meat chilis were popular, but could not measure up to the professional chefs. #2: Do you remember where you were on 9/11? We take a serious...

Duration:00:58:53

09.08.18: Chili Showoff @ Protector Brewery w/ Smoke 'N Aces BBQ & Mr. G's Salsa; + 9/11 Where-Were-Yous from Warfighters & Cohosts, 3-D Guns VS 80% Lowers, Organic Certification VS Top-Secret Clearance, Liberators & Gun Shows, Scantily Clad Western Women

9/30/2018
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This is the inaugural Garage Hour Dude Food Chili Showoff, live from Protector Brewery. This is also gearhead awesomeness. #1: Do you like chili? We made four. Ruben from Smoke 'N Aces' watermelon chili beat Chef Jeff's pork cushion chili verde for "People's Choice" by one vote. Mr. G's salsa and two-bean chili and Hostus Maximus Justin Fort's two-meat chilis were popular, but could not measure up to the professional chefs. #2: Do you remember where you were on 9/11? We take a serious...

Duration:00:58:55

09.01.18: When Gearheads Attack the Garage - Tales of Adventure to Whereabouts Off-Road, Suspension & Skidplate Doom, Driveshaft Mysteries, Compressor Deconstruction, + Trail Recovery Stories for the Boys Back Home

9/8/2018
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You can't get this kind'a gearhead awesomesauce without a license... or a warrant... The Garage Hour goons assembled at Location A for an hour of hard parts and broken bits. The Diesel Ayatollah and Gringo Rich performed a complete Harbor Freight compressor teardown during the show, much to Hostus Maximus Justin Fort's chagrin (poor bastard was trying to run a show...). Once the fleer diaphragm and hoseplot dialopter were adjusted to spec, however, it was all trucks and rocks and bonk,...

Duration:00:58:43

09.01.18 (MP3): When Gearheads Attack the Garage - Tales of Adventure to Whereabouts Off-Road, Suspension & Skidplate Doom, Driveshaft Mysteries, Compressor Deconstruction, + Trail Recovery Stories for the Boys Back Home

9/8/2018
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You can't get this kind'a gearhead awesomesauce without a license... or a warrant... The Garage Hour goons assembled at Location A for an hour of hard parts and broken bits. The Diesel Ayatollah and Gringo Rich performed a complete Harbor Freight compressor teardown during the show, much to Hostus Maximus Justin Fort's chagrin (poor bastard was trying to run a show...). Once the fleer diaphragm and hoseplot dialopter were adjusted to spec, however, it was all trucks and rocks and bonk,...

Duration:00:58:42

07.28.18 (MP3): Fine Ale & Sweet Chili @ Protector Brewery for Cammies & Canines/Half-Face Benefit, + Pig Hunting, Bacon Eating, Dude Food, Flashlight Culture & 18650s, Hog Hour VS Garage Hour Chili Cookoff, SCARs & Glocks, Live from Beeralani Maker's Dis

7/31/2018
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Why: Cammies & Canines benefit at Protector Brewery with Half-Face Blades and Smoke'n Aces BBQ. Who: Garage Hour gearheads (.45 Phil and Hostus Maximus Justin Fort), Protector primary Sean Hannity, Smoke'n Aces proprietor Ruben Sandwich. What: Half-Face/Protector collaboration Dragonfruit-Watermelon near-lambic semi-shandy, The Juice (New England IPA), The Beast (on nitro!), Pineapple Grenade IPA, with special guest Helix Brewing's raspberry Acid Drop. Where: Protector Brewery in the...

Duration:00:54:03

07.28.18: Fine Ale & Sweet Chili @ Protector Brewery for Cammies & Canines/Half-Face Benefit, + Pig Hunting, Bacon Eating, Dude Food, Flashlight Culture & 18650s, Hog Hour VS Garage Hour Chili Cookoff, SCARs & Glocks, Live from Beeralani Maker's District

7/31/2018
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Why: Cammies & Canines benefit at Protector Brewery with Half-Face Blades and Smoke'n Aces BBQ. Who: Garage Hour gearheads (.45 Phil and Hostus Maximus Justin Fort), Protector primary Sean Hannity, Smoke'n Aces proprietor Ruben Sandwich. What: Half-Face/Protector collaboration Dragonfruit-Watermelon near-lambic semi-shandy, The Juice (New England IPA), The Beast (on nitro!), Pineapple Grenade IPA, with special guest Helix Brewing's raspberry Acid Drop. Where: Protector Brewery in the...

Duration:00:54:05

07.08.18 (MP3): Cold Beers & Overheated Gearheads @ Beeralani Makers' District, w/ the Protector Brewing Origin Story, Hooch in Iraq, the New Punisher Pils, SCAR VS M4, Libations VS Lubrications, Baghdad Special, Iraqi Alcohol, + Pineapple Grenade IPA

7/28/2018
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Breweries, wineries, meaderies, cideries, sakeries, distilleries, cofferies, salseries - it must be another episode in the Beeralani Makers' District with Protector Brewing. The Garage Hour goons link up with Protector point-man and retired SEAL Sean Hannity... sorry, Haggerty... for an hour of fine sippin' with good beers, including the Beast, Pineapple Grenade IPA - .45 Phil's new favorite - and Punisher Pils. Haggerty, .45 and a Canadian tourist also trade tales of things they...

Duration:00:56:43

07.08.18: Cold Beers & Overheated Gearheads @ Beeralani Makers' District, w/ the Protector Brewing Origin Story, Hooch in Iraq, the New Punisher Pils, SCAR VS M4, Libations VS Lubrications, Baghdad Special, Iraqi Alcohol, + Pineapple Grenade IPA

7/28/2018
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Breweries, wineries, meaderies, cideries, sakeries, distilleries, cofferies, salseries - it must be another episode in the Beeralani Makers' District with Protector Brewing. The Garage Hour goons link up with Protector point-man and retired SEAL Sean Hannity... sorry, Haggerty... for an hour of fine sippin' with good beers, including the Beast, Pineapple Grenade IPA - .45 Phil's new favorite - and Punisher Pils. Haggerty, .45 and a Canadian tourist also trade tales of things they brewerd...

Duration:00:56:45

07.24.10: Classic! Throwback Kalifornistan Politics from 2010, w/ Col. Rick Powell on Small Business VS Big Government, Small Blocks VS Big Access, + Marines, DEA, Vietnam, Green Berets, Customs & ATF (Alcohol, Trucks and Firearms)

6/28/2018
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Garage Hour reload? Yes, please. The gearhead goons are joined in-studio by Colonel Rick Powell, who was (at the time) candidate for Califzuela's 78th Assembly District. This episode explores Col. Powell's thoughts on the threat posed by California's bureaucracy to small business and regular folk, as well as DeTomaso Panteras, teaching kids to ride, boxers versus briefs, off-road gates and why access is important, and how common sense can be worn as a shield against the kleptobureaucracy...

Duration:00:57:37

07.24.10 (MP3): Classic! Throwback Kalifornistan Politics from 2010, w/ Col. Rick Powell on Small Business VS Big Government, Small Blocks VS Big Access, + Marines, DEA, Vietnam, Green Berets, Customs & ATF (Alcohol, Trucks and Firearms)

6/28/2018
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Garage Hour reload? Yes, please. The gearhead goons are joined in-studio by Colonel Rick Powell, who was (at the time) candidate for Califzuela's 78th Assembly District. This episode explores Col. Powell's thoughts on the threat posed by California's bureaucracy to small business and regular folk, as well as DeTomaso Panteras, teaching kids to ride, boxers versus briefs, off-road gates and why access is important, and how common sense can be worn as a shield against the kleptobureaucracy...

Duration:00:57:36

06.03.18 (MP3): Voting for Gearheads! Garage Hour Does San Diego (Elections) @ Location B, w/ Hobbyist Choices to Protect your Right to Geek Out, the Trump Effect, Used Car Hair, + Dive-Bombing Water-Choppers & Hobo-Vision

6/5/2018
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If you're a gearhead, a shooter, a vinyl fan, a brewer, if you like music or computers or old stereo equipment or hand-loading or woodworking, you're a geek - you dig your hobbies a little more than the average Joe. Congrats, you're one of us, and that makes you a target of the bureaucracy. Time to protect yourself by voting right: the Garage Hour is here to help. Join .45 Phil (That Which Goes Bump in the Night), Silent Craig (Official Show Pencil Artist) and Hostus Maximus Justin Fort...

Duration:00:58:05

06.03.18: Voting for Gearheads! Garage Hour Does San Diego (Elections) @ Location B, w/ Hobbyist Choices to Protect your Right to Geek Out, the Trump Effect, Used Car Hair, + Dive-Bombing Water-Choppers & Hobo-Vision

6/5/2018
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If you're a gearhead, a shooter, a vinyl fan, a brewer, if you like music or computers or old stereo equipment or hand-loading or woodworking, you're a geek - you dig your hobbies a little more than the average Joe. Congrats, you're one of us, and that makes you a target of the bureaucracy. Time to protect yourself by voting right: the Garage Hour is here to help. Join .45 Phil (That Which Goes Bump in the Night), Silent Craig (Official Show Pencil Artist) and Hostus Maximus Justin Fort...

Duration:00:58:07