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Two former radio DJs talk about life before, during and after radio. One is from Wisconsin, the other from Iowa. The studio door will open and you will get an insider's perspective on what goes on when the mic is off. Good news, you don't have to change the station. If you don't like the first 20 minutes of each show we encourage you to tune in to the next one

Two former radio DJs talk about life before, during and after radio. One is from Wisconsin, the other from Iowa. The studio door will open and you will get an insider's perspective on what goes on when the mic is off. Good news, you don't have to change the station. If you don't like the first 20 minutes of each show we encourage you to tune in to the next one
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Two former radio DJs talk about life before, during and after radio. One is from Wisconsin, the other from Iowa. The studio door will open and you will get an insider's perspective on what goes on when the mic is off. Good news, you don't have to change the station. If you don't like the first 20 minutes of each show we encourage you to tune in to the next one

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English


Episodes

BTH24 - Turbo Teens to Space Lords

7/14/2018
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The summer temps inspired a conversation about an 80's cartoon, Turbo Teen. Best Buy stopped selling CDs. Which member of The Rat Pack would you hang with? Mike's credit card info was stolen. Mike & Brian add to the Mixtape with a rock song from the early 2000's. You can listen through iTunes, the iHeartRadio or TuneIn radio apps, Google Play(Music) and through the Spreaker skill on your Amazon devices. Facebook: Badgering The Hawkeye Twitter: BadgerTheHawk Please like, share, subscribe...

Duration:00:41:14

BTH23 - Our Tribute to Vinnie Paul

7/1/2018
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Mike & Brian pay tribute to Vinnie Paul (Pantera, Damageplan, Hellyeah.) Brian even had Vinnie give some tips for barbequing when he talked to him years ago. The show Loveline is discussed and how Brian once called in. You can listen through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and through the Spreaker skill on your Amazon devices. Facebook: Badgering The Hawkeye Twitter: BadgerTheHawk Please like, share, subscribe and give us a 5-star rating!

Duration:00:41:40

BTH22 - What If: Kurt Cobain Hadn't Passed Away

6/24/2018
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Mike & Brian start by talking about the rumored Top Gun 2 movie. Brian had come up with his own version years ago. Brian had also lined up a major band to do "Danger Zone." Then What If: Kurt Cobain hadn't passed away. What would the affect be on music then...and even today? You can listen through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and through the Spreaker skill on your Amazon devices. Facebook: Badgering The Hawkeye Twitter: BadgerTheHawk Please like,...

Duration:00:50:14

BTH21 - Kyle Klingman from the Dan Gable Wrestling Museum

6/15/2018
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Kyle Klingman, Director of the National Wrestling Hall Of Fame, Dan Gable Museum joins the show. Kyle, Mike & Brian share their sides of the Bret Hart & Rowdy Roddy Piper interview. Who Dan Gable is and what he means to amateur wrestling. Kyle talks about the upcoming 2018 George Tragos/Lou Thesz Pro Wrestling Hall Of Fame weekend. Owen Hart and Booker T will be inducted in this year's class. NWHOF.ORG/WATERLOO You can listen through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app,...

Duration:00:31:13

2 Drink Minimum - Sour Patch / Neighbors / Chris Cornell

6/11/2018
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In this 2 Drink Minimum, Brian starts off with the wrong type of beer for this show. Brian recently started a small war on social media. He said that, "Sour Patch Kids > Sour Gummi Worms." Mike talks about issues with neighbors. Then the show transitions over to talk about the legacy of Chris Cornell. The rules of a 2 Drink Minimum are: #1 Talk about a topic or theme in the time it takes to finish 2 drinks. #2 Rate your drink when you are done. You can listen through iTunes, the...

Duration:00:38:13

BTH20 - Craig Laue from 105-7 KOKZ

5/23/2018
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Craig Laue from 105-7 KOKZ joins Mike & Brian this week. He talks about everything from plowing the driveway of his radio station during his shift to Laue's Letter Bin. Craig is now the Program Director for KOKZ and talks about some of the exciting events happening today. 105-7 KOKZ Website: www.1057kokz.com Listen through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and through the Spreaker skill on your Amazon device. Facebook: BadgeringTheHawkeye Twitter:...

Duration:00:32:56

Episode 19 - Mixed Bag

5/11/2018
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Mike's brother received a pamphlet for an "adult campground & theme park." Brian has changed his habits due to something Mike said on a previous episode. Mike found a fellow radio guy at the Cubs game and may have forgotten that his wife was still there. Brian wants to know how he should approach his upcoming class reunion. Guido has the Throwback Track this week. Listen through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and through the Spreaker skill on your...

Duration:00:27:56

Episode 18 - Sample Day & Cheap Plugs

5/2/2018
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Mike & Brian are back at it. This week they talk about getting time away from the kids..to go grocery shopping. This leads into a discussion about grocery store sample day. Nick checks in with the Throwback Track. Listen through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and through the Spreaker skill on your Amazon device. Facebook: BadgeringTheHawkeye Twitter: BadgerTheHawk

Duration:00:17:23

BTH BONUS - Las Vegas

4/26/2018
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BONUS EPISODE: Mike and our voice guy, Ryan, were in Las Vegas. So much to drink, so little time. Brian tries to share some odd Vegas Trivia facts with the guys. They may or may not have been distracted. Facebook: Badgering The Hawkeye Twitter: BadgerTheHawk

Duration:00:14:06

2 Drink Minimum - Songversations

4/19/2018
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In this 2 Drink Minimum, Mike & Brian discuss their first concerts, guilty-pleasure music and what would be their first vinyl record to own. The rules of a 2 Drink Minimum are: #1 Talk about the one topic or theme in the time it takes to finish 2 drinks. #2 Rate your drink when you are done. You can listen through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play (Music) and through the Spreaker skill on your Amazon device. Facebook: Badgering The Hawkeye Twitter:...

Duration:00:41:02

Episode 17 - Illegal Smile & Once Around

4/7/2018
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Mike & Brian feature two bands on this episode. Illegal Smile is from Cedar Falls, IA. They are working on their new album "We Deserve Better Villains." Once Around is from Los Angeles, CA. Their new EP "Leaving Home" is out now. They are currently on a spring tour and planning a summer tour through your town! Facebook.com/IllegalSmileBand www.oncearoundidols.com Listen to the show through iTunes, the IHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) or the Spreaker skill on your...

Duration:00:34:19

Episode 16 - Stormy, Reboots & Cover Songs

3/31/2018
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Mike & Brian discuss Stormy Daniels' situation with Donald Trump. Mike knows quite a bit about her catalog. With all the recent reboots of TV shows and movies, which ones are good and which are bad? The same applies to cover songs. Which bands have relied on covers more in their career? Mike's Throwback Track is a gem from the 80's. Listen on iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) or through the Spreaker skill on your Amazon device. Check out...

Duration:00:34:31

Episode 15 - Andy Gott from KOWZ 100.9

3/23/2018
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Mike & Brian welcome their old friend, Andy Gott from KOWZ 100.9 FM. Andy talks about his start in radio, the time working with Mike & Brian and what it is like to be a Program Director / Morning Show Co-Host for KOWZ 100.9 FM. You can check Andy's station out on the TuneIn Radio app: KOWZ-FM or at kowzfm.com Please like, share & subscribe to Badgering The Hawkeye: Available on iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and through the Spreaker skill on your...

Duration:00:48:45

Episode 14 - Toys R Us / Tournament Time

3/17/2018
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Toys R' Us was reported to have missed some payments to vendors this week. If they shut it down a piece of Mike & Brian's childhood dies. Mike might be the kiss of death for some corporations that he has worked for, including Toys R' Us. Then Mike talks about his love of the NCAA tournament. He defines what a true college basketball fan really is. P.S. We are not a sports podcast. Listen now through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and through the...

Duration:00:27:53

2 Drink Minimum - What's In A Radio Name

3/15/2018
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2 Drink Minimum - Mike & Brian discuss a topic in the time it takes to down 2 drinks. What's In A Radio Name? What goes into picking a name? How bad can these names get? Available now on iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and the Spreaker skill on your Amazon Device. Facebook: BadgeringTheHawkeye Twitter: BadgerTheHawk

Duration:00:23:01

Episode 13 - What's Too Close / Kids On Leashes

3/10/2018
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Brian had an encounter with someone getting a little too close. How close is too close? How do you make someone back off? Mike & Brian have had a debate for years. Is having your young child on a leash okay? Mike's Throwback Track plays perfectly into both discussions. Like, share & subscribe through iTunes, the iHeartRadio app, the TuneIn radio app, Google Play(Music) and through the Spreaker Skill on your Amazon device. Facebook: Badgering The Hawkeye Twitter: BadgerTheHawk

Duration:00:27:37

Episode 12 - Nerd Fights, Target Effects, Cookie Battles

3/3/2018
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Mike walked into a Star Wars debate at the gas station. What is it about Target that makes you spend more money than you intended to? Mike brings back the Unpopular Opinion Of The Week. Mike's daughter may have unraveled the fabric of the Girl Scout Cookie annual sales drive. The Throwback Track is by suggestion this week. Available on iTunes, iHeartRadio App, Google Play(Music) and your Amazon devices. facebook.com/badgeringthehawkeye twitter.com/BadgerTheHawk

Duration:00:36:31

Episode 11 - James Patrick from ROCK 108 (Part 2)

2/24/2018
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James Patrick from ROCK 108 is back for Part 2 with Mike & Brian. JP talks about the makeup show that Sevendust played after getting shut down. How cool is Papa Roach? The guys talk about times that they should have been kicked off the air, donut runs and JP in a Vikings cheerleader outfit. JP also gives us his Throwback Track. Now available on Spreaker, iTunes, Google Play(Music) and the iHeartRadio app. facebook.com/badgeringthehawkeye twitter.com/BadgerTheHawk

Duration:00:29:24

Episode 10 - James Patrick from ROCK 108 (Part 1)

2/17/2018
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Mike & Brian are welcomed by a new intro. Brian received a nuclear evacuation plan in the mail. Mike received an Episode 10 present from Brian. Then James Patrick, mornings on ROCK 108 joins the show as the first guest. JP talks about his start in radio, when things go wrong and his memory of the infamous Sevendust show. facebook.com/badgeringthehawkeye twitter.com/BadgerTheHawk

Duration:00:34:14

Episode 9 - Literally Feeling Good

2/10/2018
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Mike & Brian recap their Superbowl 52 bet. Mike almost stuck his foot in his mouth, but not literally. Is "literally" an overused word? What about some other words and phrases that are overused? This week's Throwback Track will have you feeling good..literally.

Duration:00:22:20