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Episode 99

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17th Sep 2019

6:52pm

TUMBLEWEED IV

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The podcast crew & 'Mr. Pop-Culture' Matt Burns turn the mics on & just go: Indie film making, the current chicken sandwich situation, cereal, clown cops, the upcoming comic-con event, Charming's dive into roller derby, Jay's bald spot, and Chris' ex blow 'n go. Then, Richie Jones pulls up a chair to chop up horror movies. Good times...

Episode 99

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12th Sep 2019

8:30am

Getting The Boot

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Comedian Chris Ables joins host Jay to talk up traffic, proper Halloween etiquette, The Live Laughs Festival & Syndicate Radio, working with Bob Levy, and getting kicked off of Facebook during a Live broadcast. Good times.

Episode 99

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11th Sep 2019

11:00pm

True R&B

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Singer & songwriter Big Jerz calls in and talks it all up with host Jay Heich: New music projects, proteges & podcasts in the works.

With more R&B music, even a country EP by year's end, Jerz & Jay chop up the state of the industry & why vinyl still rules. Great interview, lots of insight & lots in store for the near future.

Episode 99

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5th Sep 2019

6:00am

Money Stacks

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Rapper Money Stacks is here to talk up his new joint 'Back To Da Streets 6' that's about to drop on Spotify & elsewhere. Also, info about the Money Stacks Podcast, his 'Crack On Deck' apparel line, upcoming events & use of the word 'dope'.

Check out Money Stacks on all social media platforms and also at www.MoneyStacksMedia.com.

Episode 99

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27th Aug 2019

11:12pm

Oculus Paranormal

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The podcast crew interview Tannen Smith & Jordon Jones of the Oculus Paranormal Team - all about ghost hunts, hauntings, strange cases & bizarre occurrences, especially in & around Maryland. 

Episode 99

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20th Aug 2019

3:39pm

Historical

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The podcast crew are joined again by young billiards sensation DC Swank, filmmaker R.J. Komorowski discusses his current film project 'Fever Dream' & Chris talks up his recent trip to Vegas, playing pool for the GOAT Farmers, gambling, rude people, his nookie bucket list & then drops a surprise nugget about a famous historical figure thought to be in his family tree.

Episode 99

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30th Jul 2019

2:36am

Hoop Dreams

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Jay, Chris & Jamiur King interview NCAA Seton Hall alumni Eb Williams: All about her basketball training program & intense regiment plus her move to revamp the local Ruthann V. Monroe Summer Basketball League in Hagerstown, MD.

From there, Jay, Charming & rapper Money Stacks rock the podcast from Eb's 'Sunday In The Park' - live during the league games. Also on the conversation tap: Kickball, dodge ball, clothes shopping at the mall, broken fingers, knee injuries, casinos, rapper deaths, roller derby training, and even more basketball.

Episode 99

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18th Jul 2019

5:32pm

Episode 99

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16th Jul 2019

3:22pm

Sunday Night Raw

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The podcast crew & Richie Jones talk up social media sap, dying old & the way to go out, concussions, sleep walking, wrestling title belts, the NSNG diet, Genghis Khan, horse cheese, Elvis lamps, carrier pigeons, plus 'cuidado piso mojado' & other adventures from the pawn shop.

Episode 99

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8th Jul 2019

2:33pm

One In The Chamber

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Hosts Jay & Chris do some rock talk with band members Gerrod Harris & Chris Dotto of One In The Chamber. Straight outta the Toronto area, we tackle their influences, the modern music grind, Canadian radio, plus plans for their future tour bus. 

Two tracks included, check them out: 'Itchin' Back' & 'Bills To Pay'. You can also check out the band out on Facebook, Spotify & YouTube.

Episode 98

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1st Jul 2019

4:02am

Loud & Proud

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Comedian Chris Ables joins hosts Jay & Chris via phone to discuss his summer show schedule, Beth Chapman (RIP), Mark Twain, millennial hecklers, and performing stand-up in public libraries.

From there, Charming & Richie 'Black Powder' Jones pull up to the podcast in a pool hall to tackle beer, belts, baby showers, UFOs, Nilla Wafers, the official game of pool & can you cheat at it?

Episode 97

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24th Jun 2019

3:00pm

Plug To Your Dreams

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The podcast crew is joined by motivational speaker & at-risk youth specialist J.D. Webb to discuss his Plug To Your Dreams back-on-track program - all about mentoring kids & young adults in the juvenile corrections system, but more importantly trying to catch them before winding up in there.

Lots about 'that life' & then we veer off into the abyss of the economy, Hip-Hop music, dead downtowns, being #unwoke, and being 'a plug'.

Episode 96

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18th Jun 2019

10:03pm

3rd Degree Burns

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'Mr. Pop Culture' Matt Burns joins Jay & Chris on the podcast mics to talk up horror movies, deleted 'Rocky' scenes, Bob Backlund, old convention hall carpeting, rock music, the Carolina Fear Fest, Corey Feldman, ouija boards, food truck fests & other upcoming events. Plus dirt on an AWOL Charming. 

Episode 95

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14th Jun 2019

2:19am

DC Swank

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The podcast crew welcomes 13-year old DC Swank who's crushing it in the game of pool. Headed to a national tournament in St. Louis, we get into his love of the game & where he wants to go with it. Breaking down the pool industry, the leagues, the rules & regulations, it all goes haywire as Rambo knives, Tazmanian devils, safari hunters, psycho chicks, and white Tootsie Rolls all work their way into the conversation.

Episode 94

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3rd Jun 2019

12:07pm

Koran Dunbar

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We welcome all-around talented dude Koran Dunbar to the podcast for a great, raw conversation:  Talkin' up life, stand-up comedy, film, acting, family, beer, the ups & downs of social media, guns, society & attitudes, plus his lifelong battle with 'Forest Whitaker eye'.  

Episode 93

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29th May 2019

2:54am

Aim High

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The podcast crew talks to Jasmine Luhouse, a high school senior about to enter the U.S. Air force. Talking up life & the future, the discussion veers off into other topics: Yoko Ono, brass instruments, Rubik's Cube, power lifting, and a Nora Roberts show invite. Plus Vanna Black appears & conducts a game of 'The Great Google Search'.

Episode 92

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22nd May 2019

3:15am

Pirates & Pawn Shops

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Back in the house for the Mason-Dixon Roller Vixens' roller derby meet, the podcast crew is joined by Captain Mango for full on commentary. All about the sport at hand, lots of pawn shop talk, vintage waterbeds, pro wrestling in San Juan, charities & non-profits, 'mermaid juice', and a post-match interview with Kiladelphia

Episode 91

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15th May 2019

12:18am

It's The Joint

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DJ Shmoove & Santino Mancebo are back on the mics plus Dio Evans of Midw3st Classics recordings. The podcast crew chop up everything from hip-hop music to country to 'My Hero Academia', an 'Avengers' movie review, then a do a round of the Stereotypes game. 

Episode 66

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14th May 2019

1:21am

Dark Matter

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BLAST FROM THE RECENT PAST

Hosts Jay & Chris digest Thanksgiving dinner with some deep conversation. Subjects tackled include technology, counting sheep, weight loss, comedic timing, the insurance industry, movie trailers, Daft Punk, lithium, time & space, plus Chris reviews his new mattress.

Episode 90

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8th May 2019

2:37am

Don't Go There

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The podcast crew tackles 'Urban Exploration' with specialist Chris Saywhat - all about his adventures exploring abandoned houses, tunnels & factories. Of course, the conversation never stays on track as it veers off into women's bathrooms, money & mattresses, squatter's rights, sensitivity, and 'Jewish Lightning'. Good times...

Episode 89

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30th Apr 2019

2:05pm

Going Rogue

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The podcast crew are back, recording live from the Mason-Dixon Roller Vixens turf - calling the roller derby action, interviewing the athletes, conversating about a local, catastrophic internet outage & getting schooled up about what it means to be 'inter-sexual'. Joined of course by 'Coach' Jamiur King.

Plus Chris makes history on the mic. You gotta hear this...

Episode 88

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23rd Apr 2019

2:47am

Lady Balls

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Valerie Shane aka 'Fighty Aphrodity' of the Mason-Dixon Roller Vixens joins the podcast crew to talk all things roller derby, antiques & oddities, feminism & #metoo, running her own business plus the deep, personal decision to move her ageing parents into her home & take care of them. Yeah, Val's a nurse now too.

Listen in, hear her story and come along for an inspiring yet funny-as-usual roller coaster ride that is The Hub Show.

Episode 87

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16th Apr 2019

3:45am

By All Means

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The podcast crew welcomes back comedians Dusten Gritz, 'Mr. Keep It 100' Terric Higgins & future president & face of the upcoming 7 dollar bill Rahmeik Venable. A wild discussion ensues: All about stand-up comedy, deep thoughts & philosophy, the Rhinestone Cowboy, 8-tracks & Teddy Ruxpin, relationships, grits and tattoos.

Episode 86

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11th Apr 2019

1:05pm

Tumbleweed II

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After a recap interview with local Boys & Girls Club director EJ Fuller about his amazing 'Over The Edge' rappelling fundraiser event, Jay, Chris & the podcast crew go down the rabbit hole about vegan diets, morning voice, beer in the shower, eating in bed, asphalt, doughnuts, politics and lard. Buckle up.

Episode 85

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9th Apr 2019

1:32am

Lamp Man

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The Hub Show crew is joined by up-and-coming stand-up comic Richie Lamp who's set to rock the 'Moose Knuckle Head Tour' with Chris Ables & Terric Higgins later this week. Jay, Chris & Charming (on her tenth Red Bull) become know-it-all's trying to coach Richie up on stage presence, the use of props, alcohol and the infamous helicopter move. No holds barred on this week's podcast.

Episode 84

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3rd Apr 2019

2:13am

Comic-Con: Schizophrenia

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From the floor of The Four State Comic-Con event hosts Jay & Chris are joined by Charming Grissett, Josh Swisher to talk up Jairus Of All's homemade 'Schizophrenia' line of hot sauces.

Then, local community leader EJ Fuller discusses the upcoming 'Over The Edge' charity rappelling event. From there, we talk to filmmaker Mark Byrne & Mr. Pop Culture Matt Burns.

Plus, cosplay queen Kayley Marie drops in for another incredible interview about creating her props, followed by a crazy interruption by an upset Captain D. Capitate (not good). It's Comic-Con, y'all.

Episode 83

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2nd Apr 2019

3:23am

Tumbleweeed

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Hosts Jay & Chris are joined by Charming Grissett & indy filmmaker Richie Jones and run down everything from freezer experiments to changing tires to the DMV & MVA, from 'Ski Patrol' to Wes Andersen movies to drug experiments on old military bases. We're all over the place, but the conversation's deep and the laughs are plenty.

Episode 82

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27th Mar 2019

2:49am

Comic-Con: Original GATA

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Live from the floor of the Four State Comic-Con event, hosts Jay & Chris open the show with the usual colorful commentary while cosplayers of all costumes & colors swirl around them.

Then it's a sit-down interview with actress/wrestler/model/mom-of-ten Monique Dupree - The Original GATA along with her husband Anthony Saint Thomas. Nothing but outrageous stories and lots of laughs as they get down to the nitty-gritty about life at home, in the ring and on the road.

Episode 81

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11th Mar 2019

6:17pm

Master of None

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YouTube star Jairus of All returns to the podcast & joins Jay, Chris, Josh Swisher & Charming Grissett on the mic to talk up his ongoing Aquaman Project, punching cinder blocks, dealing with the naysayers, plus how to bust out of jail with salsa sauce. 

Plus, musician Drew Adams of The Drew Adams Project is in the studio for an awesome, live acoustic performance.  

Episode 80

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4th Mar 2019

7:24am

Just Kickin' It

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DJ Shmoove joins hosts Jay & Chris to discuss 90's hip-hop music, then sticks around to talk with stand-up comedian Chris Ables about dealing with today's crazy political correctness.

Also, Chris calls a chick named Courtney

Episode 79

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26th Feb 2019

5:22am

Where You Goin'?

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The ever-talented Hope Gayle returns to the podcast to perform her new song Where You Goin'. Then she pulls up a chair to chop up life with Jay & Chris - all about her song writing process, fist bumps, her mom, and basketball.

From there, comedian Jamil Petersen joins the show via phone - all about the latest R. Kelly news, strange fetishes and staying sober while his wife goes nuts while watching The Oscars.

Episode 78

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19th Feb 2019

1:11pm

Fresh Meat

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Hosts Jay, Chris, Jamiur & Josh Swisher are live at the 2019 'Battle of The Freshies' roller derby event. The newbies are out, showing off their skills & The Hub Show is there to support & also to trash.

Lots of topics covered: Beer, wine & coozies, broken noses, Bambi, bowling, love jugs, prom night action, & 'Derby Wives'. Plus interviews with Mace-In-your-Face, Fighty Aphrodity, Wheels, RoboChop, Kiladelphia, Banana Slamher & Booty Vicious. Good times!

 

Episode 32

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6th Feb 2019

2:46am

Funkatosis

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BLAST FROM THE PAST:

March 2018 - Get ready for a wild ride of a podcast as Shae, Jay & Chris are joined by comedian Terric 'Tha Playboy' Higgins. No agenda whatsoever & the conversation is all over the place: Performing stand-up for the geriatric crowd. People stinkin' up the supermarket. Speed dating & romance bags. Ric Flair. Paul Mooney. Jamie Foxx. Movie reviews. Using hand sanitizer for lube. Buckle in...

Episode 77

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5th Feb 2019

12:19pm

The Flying Camel: Misinformation

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Live from The Flying Camel Cafe & Piano Bar, anthropology professor Julie Castillo brings the knowledge (and some opinions - calm down) to the mic and breaks it all down: "Why Bad Info Drives Out Good Info - & What You Can Do About It."

A fun time is had by all as we tackle current events, fake news, the media, social media, The Vagina Monologues & whale penises.

Episode 76

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29th Jan 2019

4:20am

Tale of Two Captains

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Hosts Chris & Jay are visited by actor Jesse L. Green, then get into a heated spat with Outbreak Wrestling's Captain D. Capitate. And lastly, Captain Mango (brothers?) drops in. We're all over the map talking up the indie pro wrestling scene, Walmart film projects, pirate history, chopper bikes, and working the streets of Key West - all while watching the 2019 WWE Royal Rumble.

Plus we get an update on AWOL co-host Shae Lewis.

Episode 75

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22nd Jan 2019

1:39pm

Adventures In Kyrgyzstan

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Comics Jerry Harper & Brad Weller join hosts Jay & Chris for a wild time on the podcast. Lots of bases covered: Stand-up comedy, the #metoo movement, dairy products, WWII, fried chicken & watermelon, contraband, seahorse sex, fatherhood, string theory, plus the 5th dimension & religion.

Go deep, laugh hard.

Episode 73

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14th Jan 2019

1:46am

Morbid Moment

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The podcast hosts are interviewed by Cori Coulter of the High Rock Pictures indie film crew out of southern Pennsylvania - to talk up the origins of The Hub Show. Then Jay & Chris grab the mic, turn the tables & ask all the questions: All about film making, the indie horror genre, ungulates, cosplayers, furries, film fests, and their upcoming release 'Bottom Creek'.

Great interviews, lots of laughs.

Episode 72

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7th Jan 2019

3:07pm

Love & Laughs

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Kicking off 2019 with a bang, Jay, Shae & Chris are joined by 'The Landlord' Big Chuck, talking up stand up comedy, his events & the year ahead. Plus NFL talk & Chuck's 'day job' in the juvenile corrections system. 

Also on the mic, Josh Swisher with an open invitation to the city's Mayor to come on the show. Plus 'tales from the Chris', E.T.'s finger & a deep dive into men's & women's health. 

 

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5th Jan 2019

3:30pm

Mr. Wood

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BLAST FROM THE PAST

Local carpenter & designer Chris Canfield of 'Evolutionary Designs' drops in to talk all things wood, custom projects all over the country, big splinters & about using protection.

From there we segue into the HR Chronicles with Shae and dive deep into the ever-popular topic of sexual harassment.

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4th Jan 2019

10:36pm

Bits & Pieces

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A 45-minute collection of clips & conversations had over the past year on the podcast.

Included guests are 'The Landlord' Big Chuck, Eric Roberts, Bernard Semler, Al Snow, Jamal Palmer, comedian Bumpy G, and actress Mindy Sterling, to name a few. There's PLENTY more where this all came from. 

Episode 6

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4th Jan 2019

3:32am

Get To Work

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November 2017: Shae Lewis makes her podcast debut & joins Jay to talk up the world of human resources, employment & Texas BBQ. Lots of insight, plenty of laughs.

Episode 71

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29th Dec 2018

5:26pm

Hip-Hop Classic

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DJ Shmoove joins hosts Chris & Jay to run down 2018 with a handful of tracks - 'club bangers' if you will. Talkin' up where we stand Hip-Hop wise in this day & age: Drake, Tyga, Ella Mai, Meek Mill, Lil Wayne, to name a few.

Then we rewind back to 30-years ago & review 1988 going into '89. It's rap's 'Golden Era': Big Daddy Kane, Slick Rick, PE, Gang Starr, Rakim, De La Soul, and so on. Good times on the podcast.

Episode 70

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23rd Dec 2018

7:23am

A Jairus X-Mas

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YouTube star Jairus Of All & Matt Burns join hosts Chris & Jay gather around one microphone to talk up science, Jairus's social media empire & how it came to be, a 2018 movie review including 'Aquaman', & much more.

Plus a special holiday shout-out to all those who helped make The Hub Show what it's become this past year. Cheers!

Episode 69

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17th Dec 2018

2:06pm

Beacon House

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Hosts Jay & Chris welcome Beacon House Inc. founder Anthony Williams to talk up education, STEM, the arts and the drastic improvements needed in the overall education system as a whole on the local & national levels.

From there, Mr. Ken Buckler drums up some regional history, covering the controversial Central Chemical situation and it's on-going legacy in the Washington County, Maryland, area. 

Episode 68

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10th Dec 2018

2:21pm

Deep Sleep

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The podcast crew is joined by certified specialist Jen Silbert to discuss aroma therapy & do a deep dive on sleep therapy. Tune in to learn about the various stages of slumber & discover how we're doing it all wrong.

Episode 67

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3rd Dec 2018

6:24pm

Season's Beatings

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The podcast crew are live from the rink for the roller derby season finale -  Season's Beatings. Topics covered: High school pranks, the Chupacabra, dermatology, Medieval Times, a 'Creed II' review, NFL & NBA talk, the penalty box, the panty pass and other in-depth strategies of the sport on hand. Plus lots of funny interviews with the participating athletes.

Episode 66

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26th Nov 2018

3:33pm

Dark Matter

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Jay & Chris digest Thanksgiving dinner with some deep conversation. Subjects tackled include technology, counting sheep, weight loss, comedic timing, the insurance industry, movie trailers, Daft Punk, lithium, time & space, plus Chris reviews his new mattress.

Also, enjoy the music of Dalmatian Stone & Big Jerz.

Episode 65

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19th Nov 2018

1:18pm

One More Round

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Jay & Chris kick it at the American Ale House on its final night.

With DJ Shmoove in the mix & rocking the crowd, other subjects tackled are holiday travel, Genghis Khan, millennial elders & Gen X, horse teats, Rocky's apartment, Xbox vs. PlayStation, and Chris picks a mattress. 

Mr. Mancebo comes on to discuss the upcoming 'Creed 2' & do a semi-breakdown of the 'Rocky' series. Plus we pay tribute to Stan Lee & the whole comic book genre he helped define. RIP, Mr. Lee

Lastly, Ale House owner Heather joins us for some final words as she moves on to bigger & better things. This is it for the Ale House: One More Round.

Episode 64

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12th Nov 2018

7:26pm

Bump & Grind

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Hosts Chris, Jay, Shae & Jamiur are back in the house for more awesome roller derby action. 

Great color commentary that somehow forays into discussions about Monopoly, fine tailgate cuisine, WVU sports, mattresses, NFL & NBA talk, spitting on people, TV westerns, recent local election results, video games, taxes, and Chris takes a call from his mom.

Plus special interviews with up-and-coming roller derby star Twisted Sister, Sock 'Em and the legendary Isis.

Episode 63

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5th Nov 2018

4:07pm

Bull Dozier

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Comics Jerry Harper & Bryant Dozier join Jay & Chris to talk it all up about straw paper, fast food restaurants, breathalyzers, sports, trick-or-treaters, MySpace, Barry White & Barry Manilow, performing stand-up during traffic stops plus Chris' odd disdain for chocolate (& peanut butter!).

This one's for you, Tap Dancing Miranda.

Episode 61

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23rd Oct 2018

3:14pm

ComicCon Day #2

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Day #2, LIVE from the floor at The Four State Comic-Con event. Pure comedic gold as Jay & Chris discuss the previous night's shenanigans with comic Chris Ables.

From there, an exclusive interview with actress extraordinaire Mindy Sterling. Plus we get Mr. Eddie Deezan on the mic along with cosplay queen Kayley Marie.

Plus Wheels from the Mason Dixon Roller Vixens stops by for lots of injury and 50/50 raffle talk - all about the roller derby grind.

Episode 60

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22nd Oct 2018

4:44pm

ComicCon: Eric Roberts

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Hosts Jay & Chris come to you LIVE from the floor at The Four State Comic-Con event. From cosplay commentary to interviews with comedians, models, furries, and a dentist.

Plus an exclusive interview with the man himself, actor Eric Roberts

'Day 2' episode to follow shortly. Enjoy... 

Episode 59

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16th Oct 2018

1:27am

Blarney Stone 45

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Chris mixes drink #45 from 'The Bartenders Bible'. The mics are on & the podcast crew takes off... All about Halloween, church, Lowe's employees, life & death, and lots of music talk & reminiscing: Eminem, Kanye, Puff Daddy, Flock of Seagulls, Mary J. Blige. RIP Michael Jackson, Prince, Marvin & Tammi, Whitney, David Bowie, Heavy D, Trouble T-Roy, the Guru, and MCA.

Episode 58

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8th Oct 2018

12:43pm

Fight Night

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Podcast hosts Jay, Chris & guest John Wyand break down UFC 229, Connor versus Khabib.

From pre-fight all the way to the interesting end of the event, it's color commentary over the color commentary & we don't skip a beat.

Episode 57

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2nd Oct 2018

2:01am

RollerJam

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The podcast crew are live in the Mason-Dixon Roller Vixens' house for an ever-exciting evening of roller derby. 'Fighty Aphrodity' schools us up on the rules, the ups & downs of the game & also about the camaraderie between the players & the teams.

Lots of additional insight from teammates Wheels, Kiladelphia & The Dutchess of Maimbridge. These chicks don't play. 

Plus Chris does a deep rant about artificial intelligence & about a mystery bag of he received at his house. 

Episode 56

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26th Sep 2018

3:19am

Pirates of The Colonial

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Chris, Jay & 'Coach' Jamuir kick it at the Colonial Bar & Grill with the owner & young entrepreneur Dylan Leazier. From the restaurant business to marketing, it's nothing but a funny conversation over wings, beer & cheese balls.

Then, returning from his abode in sunny Florida, Captain Mango pulls up a chair & talks up the pirate life along with his adventures in independent film & on the pro wrestling circuit. It's late in life, however Jesse L. Green is just getting started.

 

Episode 55

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19th Sep 2018

3:13am

Virgo To Go

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The crew celebrate Jay & Shae's September birthdays live from the American Ale House (while the New England Patriots lose). Topics include sports, concussions, 80's TV, 90's tech, Chris's new 'blow & go' life, a Christian mosh pit, Selena, Big Brother's watching, and lots of Philly talk with Heather the bar's owner.

Episode 54

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12th Sep 2018

12:06pm

Back For More

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The crew kicks off season #2 with a variety of topics - 9-Ball pool tournaments, Serena Williams, avacados, football, Go-Go music, Dick Van Dyke & prescription meds, Nike, rental cars, The Lone Ranger, the color purple, and even the weather, to name a few.

Plus Chris serenades Shae with a song. Brace yourself.

Episode 53

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8th Aug 2018

8:37pm

Love Coach

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'Coach' Jamiur King joins the crew to discuss his recent trip to Atlanta for the Black Rock Fury girls basketball tournament. Injuries, Georgia peaches, blueberries, Lebron James, and then the processes of dating in 2018 are discussed in full, raw detail.

Plus pop-culture guru Matt Burns pops in to discuss the latest pro wrestling deaths, beards, upcoming events, and taking his 70-year old grandma to a Hip-Hop concert. 

Episode 52

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2nd Aug 2018

11:59pm

Wheels Up

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DJ Butter Beats of Black Flag Motorsports talks up racing, cars (imports) plus the 'Guns Down, Wheels Up' movement & the upcoming H2O International event.

Also up for discussion is New York Hip-Hop, fish tanks, drugs, the 80's & 90's, ADHD, run-ins with a rental car company, and, lastly, mechanical 'ShaeBots' (patent pending).

Episode 51

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26th Jul 2018

2:58am

Captain Mango

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Slasher film star Jesse L. Green joins Chris & Jay on the show to discuss his adventures as pirate Captain Mango. Also discussed is music & Jimmy Buffet concerts and working in Key West. From there, a deep dive into old school rasslin' talk as Captain Mango becomes Captain Decapitate on the four-state independent pro wrestling scene.

Episode 50

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24th Jul 2018

3:39am

Donuts & Tang

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Jay, Chris & special guest co-host Dan Maerzluft are joined by local comic Ricky Donuts. The conversations is all over the place: Comedic influences, babies from Whoville, Dots candy, plus advetures in Facebook Fundraising.

Also, Dan debuts Antietam Brewery's latest concoction: Tang Beer. Canned and ready to go, the podcast crew are the first to sample. Good times...

Episode 49

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18th Jul 2018

1:14pm

Balls, Bats & Zombies

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The podcast crew are live at the Municipal Stadium for the Hagerstown Suns baseball game. However, it's Day of The Dead and the zombies are out in full swing at the ballpark.

Interviews with celebrities, authors, zombie kids plus a live performance of 'Tennessee Whiskey' by the stadium's own Big Tony. Lots of laughs & good times.

Episode 48

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11th Jul 2018

3:49am

Wingin' It

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Hosts Jay & Chris tackle slow-walking zombies, TV jingles, Foo Fighters, fried chicken, old school Las Vegas, hernia surgery & Alanis Morissette, various news headlines, and In-N-Out versus Roy Rogers.

Plus Matt Burns is on hand to provide his review of the new 'Ant-Man & Wasp' flick.

Episode 47

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4th Jul 2018

4:20am

No Rhyme, No Reason

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The mics are on, the subjects are plenty: The NBA Draft, relationships, deflating bounce houses, World Cup soccer, Penny & Janet, Mr. T, child custody, being single & dating in 2018, plus there's a new planet. 

Lots of perspectives and lots of laughs as Jamiur 'Coach' King, Jerry Harper and Mr. Kevin Lewis join the podcast crew to wax poetic about all of it.

Episode 46

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28th Jun 2018

2:11am

Dig Deep

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Chris & Jay run the show, talking it up with George from the Black Flag Brewing Co. Matt Burns brings the movie reviews. Plus, comedian Bumpy G jumps on to discuss drug addiction rehab with Jamal Palmer.

Buckle in for a wild ride about beer, drugs, hot 80's & 90's actresses, goat yoga, 'Jurassic World', and Chris's missing car keys.

Episode 45

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19th Jun 2018

6:07pm

Ale House's Got Talent

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At the bar again, this time for Open Mic Night. With the talent raging in the background, the podcast crew crack wise about a host of things: Sweet potatoes & yams, snakes, Irish Jamaicans, the pain of childbirth, food trucks, air conditioner crimes, music and lots of comedy.  

Episode 44

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12th Jun 2018

6:55pm

The Bar Side

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Along with several guests - right at the bar - hosts Chris & Jay tackle all the hot topics: Jamie Lee Curtis, Zombie Night at the ballpark, Kamala & Brutus Beefcake, the state of healthcare, our ratings, advice for starting a new business, and dealing with smelly pub patrons.

Good times at the American Ale House...

Episode 43

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6th Jun 2018

2:06pm

Ale House Rock

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Once again, no-holds-barred at the American Ale House as the podcast crew kick it about Vegas vacations, rock & hip-hop, Chris's 1% blackness, STEM & STEAM education, sports, swapping sex for egg salad - and much more. Nothing but good times...

 

Episode 42

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24th May 2018

2:58am

Ale House Blues

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Live from the patio of the American Ale House in Hagerstown, MD.

The warm weather is here & the podcast crew kicks with with a lively crowd. It all gets talked up -  from a Texas stalker on the pink sands of Bermuda to Chris blowing up appliances to Lebron vs. Jordan vs. 'Magic' Johnson vs. Spud Webb to white Russians & drugs.

Tekesha brings the peace & Tereance brings the knowledge, while Jay, Shae & Chris bring the laughter. Nothing but good times...

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17th May 2018

7:30pm

Hub Show News Audition #1

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In our first round of auditions for an on-air newscaster, Sad Sack Smith takes to the mic with some screaming headlines.

Forget Trump & the NBA or NHL playoffs. We've got clown sex, murder, bear attacks and psycho texting.

Episode 41

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15th May 2018

5:10pm

Biscuits & Loonies

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Jay, Chris & in-house historian Ken Buckler are joined by Kira Hamman & Shawn Bryce of CAP - Citizens Above Partisanship to discuss local politics while Mr. Buckler dives deep into the history of the once thriving downtown Hagerstown economy. 

Then, Game Show Gus is back to throw some maple-leafed curve balls at Jay & Chris, testing their knowledge of all things Canadian. Yeah, eh?

Department stores, drugs, economics, Pepe Le Pew, beavers, Tim Horton, trouble at Niagara - it's all here on this week's show. Good times...

Episode 40

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8th May 2018

2:01pm

Monday Nite Raw

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Comedian Dusten Gritz & Bumpy bring the ruckus to the podcast: All over the place with the crew about the stand-up grind, weekends in the pokey, defining 'urban', the great Texas BBQ debate, hecklers & getting the silent treatment from a gay audience.

Hide the kids... 

Episode 39

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2nd May 2018

2:39am

The Hustle

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Big Chuck ‘The Landlord’ is back & joined by self-produced hip-hop artist MoneyStacks.

Each bring their own insight into the comedy & music promotion game along with lots of hilarious sh*t-talkin’.

Tune in for the great Beyoncé debate, future adult film star The Rhinestone Cowboy, plus another round of ‘Tales From The Chris’ Coachella-style. Good times...

Episode 38

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25th Apr 2018

2:32am

Brooke's House

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Guests Kevin Simmers & Shelley McIntyre of the Brooke's House  nonprofit organization join the podcast crew to have a most passionate & honest conversation about drug addiction & also what we're doing wrong as a society about the epidemic.

Kevin & Shelley also talk up the efforts to open Brooke's House by late 2018, devoted to helping women trapped in their vicious cycles. 

www.BrookesHouse.org   Facebook: Brooke's House

Episode 37

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17th Apr 2018

3:26pm

Feet & Finances

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Financial literacy & foot care are on the agenda this episode.

Tereance Moore & Amber Mowery come on to offer advice regarding finances & financial planning.

Then, Dr. Steve Bui returns from 'Nam (and Finland) to join the podcast crew & 'Coach' Jamuir King to talk up sports, sports injuries his travels plus new products coming to the market for athletic therapy.

Episode 36

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13th Apr 2018

11:10am

Simple Pleasures

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Jay interviews talented, local rapper Top Pick. This is a GenXer talking Hip-Hop with an 18-year old. Brace yourself...

Then the crew is joined by Jon & Stephen from the Simple Pleasures shop. The proprietors of hardware used with *ahem* tobacco products talk up: The marijuana debate, global warming, going commando on a mechanical bull, prom date strippers.

Once again, we're all over the place on this week's podcast.

Episode 35

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4th Apr 2018

4:12pm

Suns of Hub City

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The show is all things Hub City as guests Matt Makowski of Hagerstown Magazine & Mr. Johnny Castle of the Hagerstown Suns minor league baseball team join the podcast crew.

From the origins of the sports team to rumors (and politics) of a new stadium to a rundown of the 2018 schedule, to publishing a 'lifestyle' magazine up against established, local media.

Plenty of entertainment as Chris gets a buzz and we introduce roller derby queen Helena Handbasket. Good times!

Episode 34

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29th Mar 2018

5:16pm

TEACH & HOPE

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It's music night on the podcast as the crew is joined by local musician Jason Teach and amazing vocalist HOPE.

The two artists bring their background stories, their influences and especially their talent as we have two exclusive, live performances from both of them, in the studio.

Plus Chris attempts to establish his own 'dead pool'. Lots of laughs and good times to be had, so tune in.

Episode 33

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26th Mar 2018

11:01am

Live! From The Four State Comic-Con

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The podcast crew is on fire as they record and interview LIVE from the event floor! Lots of cosplay commentary and observations plus interviews with artists and their agents, fellow podcasters, the event staff, name it.

Plus, we have pro wrestler Al Snow & cinema & NFL legend Fred 'The Hammer' Williamson exclusively on The Hub Show for a whole lot of laughs. 

Episode 32

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21st Mar 2018

4:21am

Funkatosis

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Get ready for a wild ride of a podcast as the crew is joined by comedian Terric 'Tha Playboy' Higgins. No set agenda and the conversation is all over the place: Performing stand-up for the geriatric crowd. People stinkin' up the supermarket. Speed dating & romance bags. Ric Flair. Paul Mooney. Jamie Foxx. Movie reviews. Using hand sanitizer for lube. Buckle in...

Episode 31

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13th Mar 2018

4:30am

The Candidate

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2018 Candidate for Maryland State's Attorney for Washington County Bernard Semler II joins the podcast crew to discuss his vision and plans for this region of the state.

We also dive into his upbringing as a military brat, his athletic and education background as well as his foray into the legal world as an attorney.

'Flyover Country' politics, see-through toasters, Ivan Drago's wife, and the United States vs. Christopher Canfield - it's all here.

Episode 30

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7th Mar 2018

3:04pm

Legacies & Tats

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The crew is joined by Ken Buckler who brings his extensive knowledge about the rich and forgotten historical past of Hub City and the surrounding areas.

On this episode, we tackle the fate of a Confederate newspaper that emanated from Hagerstown in the 1860's, and then the legacy of the Fairchild Aircraft company that supported the local economy for over 60-years.  

From there, Jeremy Brown of Fades Away tattoo removal service chimes in about his non-laser process, the art of tattooing, his experience that brought him to this and, of course, incredible tales of tattoo regret from his book of clients. 

Lots of fun & good times on The Hub Show.

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28th Feb 2018

2:59pm

With Valor

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Jay, Shae and Chris are joined by Lori & Steve Wriston of Valor Ministries. Their organization works to pick people & families up from life's knock downs and help get them back on track.

All hot topics covered, from addiction to homelessness to joggers with IBS. Plus, Chris proudly introduces a new high-octane cologne. Tune in...

Episode 28

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19th Feb 2018

5:07pm

The Brew Master

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The crew is joined by Antietam Brewery's own certified brew master, Daniel Maerzluft. He brings a stash of beer (in which we happily partake) and a world of knowledge regarding beer and IPA's as well as the challenges the local breweries are facing at the state level. And then, Game Show Gus debuts with an exciting round of 'Hockey Player Spelling Bee'. Everything gets tossed around from the Winter Olympics, the NHL and even the XFL. Good times on The Hub Show.

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18th Feb 2018

3:05am

Joy & Pain

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The podcast crew is joined by comedian 'Tha Playboy' Terric Higgins along with Spit Your Peace poet Tekesha Ann Martinez representing the local Hagerstown #CeasePain movement - all about getting people to drop the drugs and stop the violence.

All over the place: Speed dating, public speaking, poetry, stand-up comedy, community outreach, and wearing flannel up in the club.

  

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5th Feb 2018

5:37pm

Super Bowl LII • The Eagle's Nest

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Jay, Chris & 'Coach' Jamiur podcast live from the American Ale House in Hagerstown, MD, to cover Super Bowl 52: Philadelphia Eagles vs. The New England Patriots. You already know which team won. However, the commentary & comedy brought to the Ale House on this night is pure gold. We've captured sports history!

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31st Jan 2018

2:03pm

The Smell of Victory

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Round 2 of the smack-talk between Shae (Patriots) & Jamiur (Eagles) as we head to the Super Bowl this Sunday. Chris & Jay do their best to officiate, fair & square. Then, she's back... Jen Silbert of the Natural Solutions Group joins the crew to discuss aroma therapy and showcase her top three essential oils from upcoming Valentine's Day (you know what we mean.) Good times, great interviews, AWESOME PODCAST!

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29th Jan 2018

3:34am

Pro Bowl at American Ale House

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Live from the American Ale House in Hagerstown, MD, for the NFL ProBowl. Jay & Chris turn on the mics and talk up sports with local fans and sports nuts. Good times, and much more to follow next week when we're back for the Super Bowl.

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25th Jan 2018

2:42pm

SuperCon Bowl

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It's on: 'Coach' Jamuir King stops in to debate the upcoming Philly-New England Super Bowl game. King, a die-hard Eagles fan breaks it all down with co-host Shae, a Patriots nut. This is WAR. Then comes Matt Burns of the Four-State ComicCon event, happening right here in Hagerstown, MD March 24-25th. We talk up EVERYTHING pop culture; from blaxploitation films to Stan Lee, pro wrestling to horror movies and then on to roller derby (yeah!). Good times here on The Hub Show.

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22nd Jan 2018

10:01pm

Big Chuck's Back

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'The Landlord' returns. Big Chuck kicks it all around with the crew about 2018 plans, comedy shows and parties. Also on tap are convos about penguins & pandas, Ice Cube, 9-ball pool, spinach, wardrobe malfunctions, and bridging the culture gaps here in the 4-State & DMV areas.

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11th Jan 2018

4:29pm

Shelley Mac

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Joined by Shelley McIntire - new Hub City councilwoman (brand new, like 3-weeks!) joins us to talk it up about Hagerstown's local politics, her ideas and concerns and what it was like getting the gig. Once again, we're all over the map: Addiction, cruise control, social media, sitting 'crisscross apple sauce', the much-needed downtown improvement, social services, North & South, sausage bites, scotch eggs, and Dr. Phil. We also review the 'Hagerstown-Opoly' board game. Enjoy the ride...

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5th Jan 2018

5:20am

Fast Eddie

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Chris & Jay are joined by our voice man, Eddie Peters. As an independent rep of Legal Shield, Mr. Peters discusses them vs. Legal Zoom. Then the conversation goes all over the place - from legal talk to El Paso to George Lucas to Philly to music to Ray Harryhausen & Lon Chaney. Only thing missing is a couple of beers between the three. Funny mess of an interview which is the perfect podcast way to kick off 2018. Happy New Year, everyone!

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31st Dec 2017

11:18pm

Music Special: DJ Shmoove

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Live From The Dining Room Table Two old school dudes - & fellow US Army vets - sit down to discuss growing up in and getting into hip-hop & DJing in the 80's. Along with its glorious past, Jay & DJ Shmoove hammer out the current state of the music industry: Where it's been, where it is and where it's probably going. From rap to rock to EDM - great interview. DJ Shmoove will be back.

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28th Dec 2017

4:51am

Holiday Gumbo

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The day after Christmas... Jay, Shae & Chris are all over the podcast with a Top 10 Holiday Pet Peeves list, the New England Patriots, Key West, egg nog, Smokey Robinson, the truth about Santa, yellow dye #5, and infertility. Where to begin?

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21st Dec 2017

3:24pm

Libertarians Lay It Down

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2018 Libertarian Maryland governor candidate Shawn Quinn & running mate Christina Smith join us to talk POLITICS.(!) Shawn & Christina speak their piece, share their points of view and we're all ears as we wrap our heads around what it means to be a true Libertarian in this day and age.

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14th Dec 2017

4:07am

High Ballers

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Dr. Stephen Bui joins Jay, Shae & Chris to discuss posture, natural solutions to pain and his work in the medical field. The doc also shows off and explains several health & wellness products he's helping to introduce here in the U.S. - check them out on our Facebook & Instagram pages: TheHubShow. We also dive deep into his upbringing: Being born and raised in Vietnam, his family's attempts to flee by boat, then finally making it to America and spending his teen years growing up in New Jersey. Not one to forget his roots, Dr. Bui discusses giving back through missionary work when he travels back home to Vietnam every other year. Good times, lots of laughs and a great interview!

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7th Dec 2017

4:43am

Mr. Wood

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Local carpenter Chris Canfield of 'Evolutionary Designs' drops in to talk all things wood, custom building all over the country, big splinters and about using protection.

From there it's the HR Chronicles with Shae & we dive deep into the ever-popular topic of sexual harassment.

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1st Dec 2017

3:41pm

Drop A Quarter

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We pay a visit to the GameRoom Garage & CoinOp Warehouse in Hagerstown, MD. Awesome interview with Ben Thoburn and a dizzying trip back in time as we zip past a massive collection of classic arcade game cabinets, pinball machines, jukeboxes from all eras and even a vintage horse-drawn hearse. What?! 'American Pickers', eat your hearts out... Full interview - with visuals! - available on The Hub Show's YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/bKeSeiKm_so

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20th Nov 2017

6:15am

Life, Love & Pain

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Guest Cheryl Piper-Snyder joins Jay & Shae to discuss her Alchemy Holistic Life Coach service and for a deep, mind-opening discussion about her journey through the world of meditation, spirituality, balance... All about building resilience while reducing stress. A must-hear interview.

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17th Nov 2017

5:14am

Hub City Dreamin'

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Hosts Jay & Shae talk up McJobs, Amazon shopping versus trying on the clothes first, keeping local judges in check, Texas BBQ, and the overall misuse of the word 'urban'. Plus, Devonte Dinkins stops by and gives us the latest on his ever-growing real estate ventures. Because it's all Legit.

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16th Nov 2017

4:04am

The Landlord

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Guest: Big Chuck 'The Landlord' from SMU Entertainment - Strong Men United Entertainment. We talk up Chuck's personal history of promoting comedy events since the early 90's, from DC to NYC and especially here in Hagerstown and the surrounding areas. All about the positives, the negatives and the struggles as he continues to establish himself and SMU Entertainment here in Hub City with the upcoming Black Friday 'Love & Laugh' comedy jam on November 24th.

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15th Nov 2017

4:45am

Dollars & Dimes

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Local businessman Ken Buckler comes onto The Hub Show to talk all things historic, political and economic regarding Hagerstown, MD and the entire Four-State area. We go from any possibility of Amazon setting up HQ2 locally to the recent 105 Bob Rocks controversy to getting 'recepted' on a couple of local of vocal Facebook groups. Yeah, recepted - i.e. 'received'. New word. It's a thing, 'cause we said so. Mr. Buckler will be back. Good times, great stuff.

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14th Nov 2017

4:25am

Brand New Old School

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Guests: Pete 'Bam Bam' Arizmendi & The Fresh Academicz Crew Keeping Hip-Hop's old school spirit alive right here in Hub City in their dance studio via breakdancing Hip-Hop classes, Fresh Academicz teaches a slew of local youth that there's WAY more to the scene beyond all the over-hyped bling. While Pete & host Jay Heich were around for the early- & mid-80's glory days of the culture, we get to hear about it and understand it through the perspectives of the (much) younger members. Great interview!

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The Hub Show
From the center of the universe: Hagerstown, Mary…
From the CENTER of The UNIVERSE - Hub City, Maryland - Podcasting All About Music & Comedy, News & Views, Pop Culture, Sports, Health & Fitness, the Paranormal, Everything & Nothing.

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Jay Heich

Jay Heich (pronounced hi-sh) hails from everywhere. Grew up here & there as a U.S. Air Force brat, including a chunk of his childhood in the UK, then went into the U.S. Army right out of high school. From the military bases to the beaches of Cali, a DJ since the vinyl days who enjoys writing & almost all-things pop culture, Jay’s life experiences have made for an open-minded attitude along with a wild sense of humor.