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 Jul 17, 2018


Weekly radio show hosted by the editors of Skillset Magazine. Each episode Jason Swarr and Ben Tirpak interview celebrities, athletes, industry leaders, military and law enforcement heroes and on occasion, give a tongue and cheek breakdown of our current social climate in America.

Episode Date
Skillset Live Episode #115: Undisclosed Location - Buck Doyle and Colion Noir

This week we are on location in the mountains of New Mexico as we sit down with two of the most prolific members of the firearms community. First up we're talking gunfighting with retired Recon Marine, Buck Doyle and then we chat with 2A advocate, Colion Noir...where we talk about anything...but guns. #punkrockAF

Apr 22, 2019
Skillset Overtime #64: The Powder Keg - A Firearms Speakeasy

Join us this week as we sit down with John Gittus and Mike Coleman to talk about one of the most unique gun stores in America....The Powder Keg.

Apr 18, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #114: Alex Dunbar - Building the Ultimate Protection Dogs

This week we welcome top protection dog trainer, Alex Dunbar from CQB K-9 to the studio to explain why his dogs are some of the best and most highly trained in the world.

Apr 15, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #113: Jason Redman - Reforged In Battle

This week we sit down with Navy Seal Lieutenant Jason Redman as he shares his life altering experiences in battle and his unbreakable mindset during his road to recovery. 

Apr 08, 2019
Skillset Overtime #63: Mid-week 'BS" Session

This week the Skillset crew gets a special visit from good friends  Kimberly Root and Kevin as we sit down and throw out another kick ass "BS" session! 

Apr 04, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #112: Skillset After Dark - Going Both Ways Vol. 3

Warning! Don't listen to this podcast if you are easily offended! Brady Miller and Jason Burton are back and playing everyone's favorite game, Going Both Ways. Can you decide if these magazine cover lines are from a Men's or a Woman's magazine?

Apr 01, 2019
Skillset Overtime #62: Cork Graham - The Deceitful World of Reality TV

This week we are back on the phone with adventurer, Cork Graham as he dives deep into the scripted world of reality TV and his dramatic experiences on Discover Channel's Treasure Quest: Snake Island

Mar 28, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #111: Quentin Carter - High Profile Executive Protection

Join us this week as we sit down with Executive Protection Specialist, Quentin Carter. From Alex Jones to Roger Stone, he's protected some of the most high profile clients in America. 

Mar 25, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #110: Cork Graham - Soldier of a Secret War

Put on your seat belts as we embark on the crazy journey of Cork Graham. From spending 11 months in a Vietnam prison to fighting in a secret war in Central America, this man defines the word "adventurer".

Mar 18, 2019
Skillset Overtime Episode #61: Jason Johnson - Pro Knife Thrower

He's back! Join the Skillset editors as they sit down with world renown knife thrower and star of History Channel's Knife or Death, Mr. Jason Johnson.

Mar 14, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #109: Brandon Lilly - Life After Powerlifting

Join the editors of Skillset as they engage in a deep conversation with former elite powerlifter, Brandon Lilly. Covering the highs and lows of competing as well as the struggle to regain a normal life after he leaves the big stage.

Mar 11, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #108: Becoming the Gray Man - Cody Martin

This week the we sit down with the owner of Option Gray, Cody Martin and discuss a few gray man techniques such as How To Talk To Anyone and Surviving Mass Hysteria.

Mar 04, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #107: Just a "BS" Session with Dakota Meyer and Dustin Garneau

This week we get a surprise visit from MOH recipient, Dakota Meyer and MLB catcher, Dustin Garneau. Perfect timing for our weekly, uncensored BS session!

Feb 25, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #106: The American Dream - Adam Shepard

Could you survive 30 days in an unfamiliar city with only $25 in your pocket and the clothes on your back? This week we sit down with author and documentary filmmaker, Adam Shepard as he walks us through his journey to prove the American Dream is still alive and kicking. 

Feb 18, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #105: The War on Masculinity - Ryan Hoover

Why is it that society is pushing harder than ever against being a man? Is the end goal for this movement to mentally castrate the male race? Join writer, Ryan Hoover as he talks with the editors of Skillset Magazine about this trendy social justice war cry. 

Feb 11, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #104: Conquering Your Own Mind - Ray "Cash" Care

One of the biggest road blocks people face is the doubt in their own head. Join the Skillset crew as they sit down with former Navy SEAL, Ray "Cash" Care as he explains sure fire ways to conquering your own mind.

Feb 04, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #103: Brandon "Six Gun" Gibson

Coming straight outa the famed JacksonWink academy, this week we chat with world renown striking coach, Brandon "Six Gun" Gibson. 

Jan 28, 2019
Special Announcement: Skillset Magazine and Athlon Outdoors Team Up!

Skillset Magazine is proud to announce our new partnership with Athlon Outdoors! This merger means the same great content but more distribution and a better digital experience for all the SkillsetFam!

Jan 22, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #102: Aubrey Huff - MLB World Champion

Join the Skillset crew as they talk with 2x MLB World Champion, Aubrey Huff about life after the big leagues, toxic masculinity and the current social and political climate of America. 

Jan 21, 2019
Skillset Overtime Episode #60: Weekly Live Show 01-17-19

Weekly Live Show Topics: Januhairy - Door Knob Lickers - Sienfeld is Offensive - All Nude Restaurant - Lady in Coma Gives Birth - Transgender James Bond - Man Stabs Girlfriends Cat - Florida Teacher Feces - Fajita Heist

Jan 17, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #101: Tito Ortiz

He's an MMA pioneer, UFC Hall of Famer and an American patriot. Join the skillset crew as they sit down with Tito Ortiz and talk about the early years of the UFC, his love for our country and raising three sons to be responsible, outstanding members of society. 

Jan 14, 2019
Skillset Overtime Episode #59: Drop Your Purse Nancy

This week the Skillset crew welcomes Issue #9 cover model, Coach Gruler in the studio to talk about the pussification of American youth and how we can get our society back on track.

Jan 10, 2019
Skillset Live Episode #100: A Look Back From The Beginning

Join Skillset Magazine editors, Jason Swarr and Ben Tirpak as they take a trip down memory lane and break down their favorite moments creating the #1 Alpha Lifestyle magazine in the world. 

Jan 07, 2019
Merry Christmas from Skillset Magazine!

We wanted to wish you and your families a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Thank you for all the support!

Dec 24, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #58: Season's Beatings - Top 10 Manliest Shows To Watch This Holiday

Tired of crying over those Hallmark holiday movies every year? Well dust off that man card because the Skillset crew is giving you 10 bad-ass shows that will put the hair back on your puny chest! Consider this an early Christmas present ya pansy!  

Dec 20, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #99: Political Incorrectness - Daisy The Cleaning Lady

Daisy is back and she's fired up! Join the Skillset Live hosts as they welcome their favorite cleaning lady back in the studio to talk about the world of political correctness. Plus we get her opinion on the 15 Christmas gifts you SHOULDN'T buy your spouse!

Dec 17, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #98: The 2019 Skillset Death Pool

Spoiler Alert...everybody dies. So why not make the best of a bad situation? Join the Skillset crew as they lay out their annual Death Pool picks and even give some our their listeners a chance to cash in on the great beyond!

Dec 10, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #97 - Veteran Stem Cell Therapy

This week we sit down with Travis Wilson, retired Green Beret and CEO of Time For A Hero as we discuss his company's quest to provide Stem Cell Therapy to wounded veterans. 

Dec 03, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #57: Islands of Death - With special guest Amazing Grace 007

This week we sit down with special guest, Amazing Grace 007 and discuss the most dangerous islands in the world as well as play an eye opening round of "would you rather". 

Nov 29, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #96 - Mob Mentality: Black Friday Horror Stories

How much of your life are you willing to risk to save 30% on that flat screen TV? Join Jason and Ben as they discuss insane first hand accounts from Thanksgiving and the infamous, Black Friday. 

Nov 26, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #95 - David Burnett: Making A Night Stalker

This week we sit down with author and special operation veteran, David Burnett as we talk about his new book, Making A Night Stalker. 

Nov 19, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #94: Dakota Meyer - The Price of Freedom

This week we are humbled to have Medal of Honor recipient, Dakota Meyer in the Skillset studios. In this epic discussion, we cover the heroic battle that changed his life, his personal challenges fitting in as a civilian and what he is doing as an American Warfighter to honor all those who have gone before him. 

Nov 12, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #56 - Live Show

Enjoy the audio portion of Jason and Ben's previous live show! You can catch the video at our Youtube channel (SKILLSET MAGAZINE) **SHOW TOPICS** Peta thinks we are all racist - Transgender cyclist - Blink 182 UFO hunters - Having sex with ghosts - Preschool fight club

Nov 08, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #93 - Ed Calderon: Invasion USA?

This week we get the call from Méxican criminal culture expert, Ed Calderon, as he gives us an insiders look into the migrant caravan thats heading towards the U.S. Is it being funded by outside political sources? How will the cartels handle the situation? Tune in to find out the truth!

Nov 05, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #92 - Students of the Game

This week Jason and Ben head back to school. Two months ago, these two made a pact to learn a new "skillset" and with the help of Army snipers, Chad Marr and Nick Gough, they made good on their promise. Join them as they break down their student experiences and let's find out if you can "teach an old dog new tricks."

Oct 29, 2018
Skillset Overtime #55 - The Legalities of Carrying a Firearm - Center Mass Podcast

This week we are asking every responsible firearm owner to listen to this re-broadcast of our Center Mass Podcast. Second Amendment lawyer, Tim Forshey discusses the do's and dont's of carrying a firearm. From where you can carry legally to step-by-step instructions on what to do if you have to use your gun in self defense. A MUST LISTEN!

Oct 25, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #91: Driver's Ed - My First Rally Car Course with Matt Stagliano

Skillset writer, Matt Stagliano is back and he's giving us a first hand account on his experiences at the Team O'Neil Rally Car School.

Oct 22, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #54 - East vs West Coast

This week the boss is away and co-host, Ben Tirpak tries his hand at running the show. Join him and his special guest, Hank Greenberg  as they discuss who does it better, the East or the West coast.

Oct 18, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #90: Austin Weiss - Guerrilla Entrepreneurship

It's all about grinding hard and staying humble. Master metal fabricator, Austin Weiss is back and joins the Skillset crew for a solid conversation about what it takes to overcome the metal roadblocks of entrepreneurship

Oct 15, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #89: Daisy The Cleaning Lady - Volume 3

She's back and she's ready to spit some straight truth to the American youth! From bar room knife attacks to Antifa to her secret recipe on how she can fix the hate in our country....Daisy's wisdom is solid gold!

Oct 08, 2018
Skillset Overtime #53: America - Divided We Stand

All that hate's gonna burn you up, kid... This week the Skillset crew explores where America stands on hard hitting topics that fill your daily news feed. Can fix the divide?

Oct 04, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #88: RED WAR - Author Kyle Mills

This week we bring in New York Times bestselling author, Kyle Mills to discuss his latest Mitch Rapp novel, Red War. Then stay tuned as Jason and Ben discuss their new found careers as accomplished fantasy writers. 

Oct 01, 2018
Skillset Overtime #52: Florida - A Sunny Place For Shady People.

Oh man, you may want to hide the little ones during this podcast! Brady Miller and Jason Burton are back in the studio as we play a little game about the distinguished state of Florida. 

Sep 27, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #87: Isaiah Washington

Acclaimed actor, Isaiah Washington joins the Skillset crew to talk firearms, military life and blazing a trail in Hollywood…his way.

Sep 24, 2018
Skillset Overtime #51: Travis Haley and Robert Bruce

Its been a year and a half but Travis Haley is back and he's brought some firepower! Join the Skillset crew as we talk with the HMFIC's of Haley Strategic about the filming of Jurassic World: Exodus, the direction Travis is taking the company in the near future and Robert's journey as a double amputee.  

Sep 20, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #86 - Going Dark 101

This week we are joined by Skillset writer, Matt Stagliano as he introduces us to the world of crypto currency and the interworkings of the dark web.

Sep 17, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #50 - Rippin' Headlines with Matt Stagliano

The Skillset crew introduces a new Overtime format with world renown writer, Matt Stagliano from Firelance Media. 

Sep 13, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #85 - Civil War: Part Deux

It's one of the most controversial subjects today, but do you think the United States could really survive a modern day Civil War? Join the Skillset crew as they discuss the countless repercussions our society (and the world) would face if America finally reached its boiling point.

Sep 10, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #84 - Fieldcraft Survival

This week the Skillset crew sits down with Mike Glover and Kurt Hohan from Fieldcraft Survival. We discuss their careers as Special Forces Operators, the trials military members face during their transition to civilian life and how to successfully apply mental discipline to the world of entrepreneurship.

Sep 03, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #83: Austin Weiss

Join the Skillset crew as they have a kick ass conversation with master metal fabricator and serial entrepreneur, Austin Weiss. Attitude, faith, work ethic, motivation and mental fortitude are the defining topics in this incredible discussion!

Aug 27, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #82: Tait Fletcher

This week we sit down with pro ass kicker turned actor, Tait Fletcher. Join us as we discuss his early days of MMA, life as a Hollywood stuntman, modern diet fads and even dive into some current day conspiracy theories.

Aug 20, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #81: MX Maniac - Sara Price

This week we are shifting into gear and sitting down with Team Hoonigan star, Sara Price. Then we get a visit from some of our favorite Skillsetfam to discuss the upcoming Man Skills Challenge and brainstorm on a new Skillset boardgame! It's on! - Show Sponsors: Brownells - PVK.Vegas -

Aug 13, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #49 - Straight Up Capitalism

You asked for it, you are gonna get it! Skillset Overtime is back! Join Jason and Ben as they explore the benefits of a capitalist society by brainstorming some insane ways to fill your pockets with massive amounts of cheddar. Unemployment is for the weak! - Show Sponsors: -

Aug 09, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #80 - Daisy The Cleaning Lady: I'm not old...I'm seasoned you S.O.B.

She's back and she didn't forget to pack some attitude! Join the Skillset crew (along side Skillset publisher, Gina Marie) as our favorite cleaning lady talks Commiefornia, the American work force and funding her upcoming trip to space. No seriously, these are some of the topics. - Show Sponsors: Brownells - PVK.Vegas -

Aug 06, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #79 - The Day The Internet Died

We all joke about how great it would be if the internet just turned off, but has anyone really thought about the real consequences? Join the Skillset crew along side our special guest, Kimberly Root as we discuss how a complete blackout would temporarily paralyze the world.

Jul 30, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #78 - Danny Worsnop: Asking Alexandria Frontman

This week the Skillset crew gets a surprise visit from Asking Alexandria's frontman, Danny Worsnop. If you love America, hard rock, guns, the military and eating red meat...then you are in the right place!  

Jul 23, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #77 - Kaya Jones

She's strong, she's tough and she's not afraid to fight. Join the Skillset crew as we break down the current state of America with former Pussycat Doll and political activist, Miss Kaya Jones. 

Jul 16, 2018
Skillset Episode #76 - Darren McBurnett: Through The Eyes of a Navy SEAL

Join us in the Skillset podcast studios as we host world renown photographer and retired Navy SEAL, Darren McBurnett. We discuss getting through BUD/S, capturing some of the most intense training images in the DOD and his friendship with editor, Jason Swarr.

Jul 09, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #75 - John Lovell - Warrior Poet Society

Former Army Ranger, John Lovell sits down with the Skillset crew to discuss military transition, mindset, faith and the elite fraternity known as the Warrior Poet Society. 

Jul 02, 2018
Skillset Magazine Episode #74 - Alex Bosco - SB Tactical - Bonus content: The United States of Space

This week we sit down with SB Tactical founder, Alex Bosco and discuss his monumental efforts for the gun community and then we breakdown Trump's epic creation, Space Force.

Jun 25, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #73 - Jeff Bosley - The Hollywood Combat Tour

Join the Skillset crew as they talk with former Green Beret turned actor, Jeff Bosley. We're covering life as a Special Operations Soldier and the trials and tribulations of being an actor in today's Hollywood.

Jun 18, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #72 - The Court of Unpopular Opinion

Brady Miller and Jason Burton are back and we are putting them on the hot seat! Listen in as they are forced to defend the very things they hate while the notorious Judge Elswarro presides. Remember gentlemen, you are under oath!

Jun 11, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #71 - The State of the Union: Frank DeSomma

Mr. Patriot is back in the Skillset studios to discuss the current state of our nation. From tyranny to President Trump, this man leaves no stone unturned!

Jun 04, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #70 Javier Torres: Bellator MMA Fighter

This week we sit down with Bellator MMA fighter, Javier Torres and listen to one of the most motivating immigrant stories we've ever heard on Skillset Live. The American dream is still alive!

May 28, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #48 - The Parent Test

Just because you are old enough to make a baby, doesn't mean you are mature enough to raise one. Join the Skillset crew as they discuss the failing parent movement and it's effects on generations to come.

May 24, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #69 - Ice Road Trucker - Mark Kohaykewych

This week the Skillset crew breaks the ice with the star of History Channel's Ice Road Truckers, Mr. Mark Kohaykewych.

May 21, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #47 - You're Doing It Wrong: Straight talk with Daisy the Cleaning Lady

She's walked this earth for 75 years and it's time she drops some truth bombs on the Skillset family. Join us as we hear some straight talk from Daisy...our bad ass cleaning lady.

May 17, 2018
Skillset Live #68 - Ian Strimbeck - Runenation

There are a million places that teach you how to protect yourself. But what's really best for you? Join us as we talk with Runenation founder, Ian Strimbeck about to how to intelligently invest in your self defense training.

May 14, 2018
Skillset Overtime #46 -Ava Flanell - Elite Firearms and Training

Join us as we sit down with NRA instructor, Ava Flanell as we get a female's perspective on successfully working in the firearms industry.

May 10, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #67 - X Games Champion - Morgan Wade

This week the Skillset crew talks with X Games champion, Morgan Wade about the evolution of the BMX scene, his love for firearms and his unrelenting effort to support our troops overseas.

May 07, 2018
Baby Maker

Skillset Ben is a new father!!

Apr 30, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #45 Apocalypse Draft Day

Don't care about the NFL draft? Neither do we. But why waste a chance to draft our favorite people on our team! Join the Skillset crew as they hand pick their top 5 bad asses to carry them into the apocalypse.

Apr 26, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #66 - Gun Entrepreneur - John Sharps

Ever want to make a living manufacturing firearms? Well, lock and load because this week the Skillset crew welcomes the owner of one of the most unique companies in the gun industry, Mr. John Sharps.

Apr 23, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #44 - The Shot Heard Round The World

April 19th, 1775 was a pivotal moment in American history. This was the day we took our first steps to a free nation. Join the Skillset crew as they welcome "Mr Patriot" Frank DeSomma and discuss this historic event.

Apr 19, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #65 - Wheeler Walker Jr.

This week the guys sit down with country music artist, Wheeler Walker Jr (aka The P*ssy King) as we talk how he's taking over the country music scene, one F-bomb at a time.

Apr 16, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #43 - Mars Attacks

Buckle up as Jason and Ben tackle the subject of colonizing Mars and how quickly humans will screw things up in outer space. Lift off commences in 3, 2, 1...

Apr 12, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #64 - Bryan D. Hillis: The Myths About Executive Protection

This episode we discuss the realities of Executive Protection work with Skillset writer and security specialist, Bryan Hillis.

Apr 09, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #42- The Pen Is Mightier Than The Sword

Join the Skillset crew as they talk with tactical pen pioneer, Jack Roman about how he developed his company, Tuff Writer into one of the toughest pen manufacturers in the world.

Apr 05, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #63 - Pro Gun Writer - Author Fred Mastison

So you want to be a writer? This week the Skillset crew sits down with professional firearms author, Fred Mastison to discuss the pros and cons on writing for the magazine industry. 

Apr 02, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #41 - Come And Take Them

There's no escaping it, everywhere you turn the gun debate is in your face. So join the Skillset crew as they share their thoughts on the subject and discuss how America is handling this political divide.

Mar 29, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #62 - Cleen Rock One - World Famous Ink Slinger

The Skillset crew links up with Ink Master legend, Cleen Rock One for a raw and uncensored look inside the tattoo industry. 

Mar 26, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #40 - Hank Robinson - Master Engraver

The Skillset crew sits down with Dremel artist, Hank Robinson as he talks about the challenges of post military life and his rise to the top of the custom engraving game.

Mar 22, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #61 - Ed's Manifesto #2

Criminal culture expert, Ed Calderon is back! In this episode, we dive into some of the modern weapons and tactics of the Mexican drug cartels. 

Mar 19, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #39 - Triumph Of The Alpha Male

In our everlasting attempt to de-pussify American society, the Skillset crew breaks down the different character traits between alpha and beta males. 

Mar 14, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #60 - Jack Carr - Navy Seal - Author of The Terminal List

Retired Navy SEAL turned author, Jack Carr joins the Skillset crew to discuss his new action thriller, The Terminal List. 

Mar 12, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #38 - Country Music Artist - Wayne Garner

Country music artist, Wayne Garner joins the Skillset crew to discuss life on the road and the challenges that up and coming musicians encounter along the way. Plus, Jason and Ben layout their top country songs of all time! 

Mar 08, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #59 - Nick Trask - Custom Motorcycle Builder

This week we gear up and talk with the mastermind behind the world famous Assault Bike series, Nick Trask. 

Mar 04, 2018
Skillset Overtime Episode #36 - No One Cares What You Think

"All that hate is gonna burn you up kid..." This week the Skillset crew discusses the problem with political social media activists and what you can do to keep them out of your feed.

Mar 01, 2018
Skillset Live # 58 - Johnny Primo - Former Special Forces Gunfighter

This week we bring in the heavy guns as we talk with former Green Beret and owner of Courses of Action, Johnny Primo. Special guests also include Krav Maga expert, Marcus Torgerson. 

Feb 26, 2018
Skillset Overtime #35 Going Both Ways: Part 2

If you thought part one was funny (Skillset Live #30), wait till you here this show! Jason Burton and Brady Miller re-join the Skillset crew to take another shot at deciphering cover lines from men's and women's magazines.

Feb 22, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #57 - Tracking Expert - Freddy Osuna

You can run, but you can't hide. This week the Skillset crew talks with expert tracker and owner of Greenside Training, Freddy Osuna.


Feb 19, 2018
Skillset Overtime #34 - Dude, Hold My Beer

Bottoms Up! The boys sit down and talk about the American drinking culture and then re-live some of their infamous drinking stories from their 20's.

Feb 15, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #56 - Leah Pritchett - NHRA Top Fuel Driver

Buckle up because this week the guys sit down with NHRA Top Fuel driver, Leah Pritchett to discuss her road on becoming one of the fastest drag racers in history. 

Feb 11, 2018
Skillset Overtime #33 Entrepreneurship - Stop Working For The Man

TAKE THIS JOB AND.....hold up, don't quit just yet. Join the Skillset crew as they re-visit the trending topic of becoming an entrepreneur and give you some solid advice on the do's and dont's of owning a successful business

Feb 08, 2018
Skillset Live Episode #55 - Oakland A's Dustin Garneau

This week we sit down with Oakland A's catcher, Dustin Garneau to talk spring training, life in the minors and even find out what gun he's carrying into the apocalypse.

Feb 05, 2018
Skillset Overtime #32 - Tide Pod Buffet

This week the Skillset crew discusses insane internet challenges and why these will be the downfall of America. 

Jan 30, 2018
Skillset Live #54 - Live From Shot Show

Double Header podcast! This week the Skillset Crew talks with Security Contractors, "Gator" and "DB Boon" from Firebase CSG and John and Alex from Fenrir Recovery. We are live from the Vertex booth at the 2018 Shot Show in Las Vegas!

Jan 29, 2018
Skillset Overtime #31 - Never Meet Your Heroes
Do you follow the old adage of "never meet your heroes"? Join Jason and Ben as they break the rules and discuss their list of influential people (alive or dead) that they would love to crack a beer with.
Jan 18, 2018
Skillset Live #52 - Bourbon 101 - Charlie Garrison - Whiskey Peddler
We all love to drink it, but what do we really know about it? Join Charlie Garrison, co-owner of Garrison Brothers Distillery as he give the guys an intoxicating lesson in American whiskey.
Jan 14, 2018
Skillset Overtime #30 - SHOT Show Survival Guide
In this episode, Jason explains to Ben what exactly he's getting into when he attends the 2018 SHOT Show this January in Las Vegas.
Jan 10, 2018
Skillset Live #51 - Bounty Hunter Bootcamp
This week the Skillset crew talks with fugitive recovery expert, Scott Gribble about his academy - Bounty Hunter Bootcamp.
Jan 08, 2018
Skillset Overtime #29 Don't Live Off Grid
Jason and Ben discuss the tiny house movement and why living off grid is a fad that will eventually have you regretting this costly decision.
Jan 04, 2018
Skillset Live #50 - Jeff Nichols - Navy SEAL / Exercise Physiologist
This week we talk about the physical training of future specops personnel with former SEAL TEAM 6 operator and 18 year strength coach, Jeff Nichols
Jan 01, 2018
Skillset Overtime #28 - Why I Won't See My Favorite Band
In this episode, Jason explains what's holding him back from seeing his favorite band of all time.
Dec 28, 2017
Skillset Live #49 - Rob Riggle
This week the Skillset crew sits down with legendary funny-man and retired Marine, Rob Riggle.
Dec 24, 2017
Skillset Overtime #27 Go Home Santa You're Drunk
Not every Santa Claus turns out to be filled with holiday cheer. Join the Skillset crew as they break down some Rent-a-Santa horror stories.
Dec 21, 2017
Skillset Live #48 - 100 Deadly Skills - Clint Emerson
This week the Skillset crew goes "dark" and talks with 100 Deadly Skills author and retired Navy SEAL, Clint Emerson.
Dec 18, 2017
Skillset Overtime #26 - Podcasting 101: It's easy, right?
So you wanna make a Podcast? What could go wrong? Join the guys as they walk through some hilarious show moments that will never see the light of day.
Dec 12, 2017
Skillset Live #47 Skillset's Guide To Winter Survival
You asked for it, we deliver! Join Jason and Ben as they discuss the Skillset's Guide to Winter Survival.
Dec 11, 2017
Skillset Overtime #25 - MythBusting The Flu
Join Jason and Ben as they de-bunk old medical wives' tails and explore insane flu remedies from around the world.
Dec 06, 2017
Skillset Live #46 - Why You Shouldn't Make a New Years Resolution
We all make them...we all break them. The Skillset crew explains why making New Year's resolutions are as useless as a knitted condom.
Dec 03, 2017
Skillset Live #45 - Manliest Gifts Vol. 1
Looking for that one gift that will have your man wrapped around your finger all year round? Look no further! The Skillset crew gives you 10 of the manliest gifts of all time.
Nov 27, 2017
Skillset Overtime #24 - Don't Drone Me Bro
Get ready, because it’s coming. The Skillset crew dive into the lethal world of drones.
Nov 22, 2017
Skillset Live #44 - Active Shooter
It’s not’s when. Join the Skillset crew as they discuss defensive tactics against an active shooter.
Nov 20, 2017
Skillset Overtime #23 - New Age Gun Guy
In this episode Jason and Ben discuss their different experiences and expectations as firearm owners.
Nov 16, 2017
Skillset Live #43 - Michael Rooker
This week the Skillset crew sits down with the star of Hollywood hits like Guardians of the Galaxy and The Walking Dead. Get ready because it's time to go front and center with Mr. Michael Rooker.
Nov 13, 2017
Skillset Overtime #22 Hotel Horror Stories
From chalk lines in the hallway to foul smelling mattresses, we've all experienced a hotel nightmare form time to time. Tune in to hear some of the Skillset Crew's hilarious hotel horror stories.
Nov 08, 2017
Skillset Live #42 - Julie McQueen - American Huntress
This week we talk with American Huntress and host of Till Death Do Us Part, Julie McQueen.
Nov 06, 2017
Skillset Overtime #21 - Unemployment: The real Fake News
The Skillset Crew discusses the unemployment situation in America and give their suggestions to solve it.
Oct 31, 2017
Skillset Live # 41 - Buck Doyle - Force Recon Marine
Join us as we sit down with retired Force Recon Marine, Buck Doyle and discuss combat tours, his recovery after being wounded and current techniques of teaching gun fighting.
Oct 30, 2017
Skillset Overtime #20 - Beat The Bully
Join the Skillset crew this week as we tackle the subject of bullying and share solid advice on how to beat the bully mentality.
Oct 24, 2017
Skillset Live #40 - Hollywood's Best Movie Deaths
This week the guys talk about some of the most memorable kill scenes on the silver screen.
Oct 23, 2017
Skillset Live #39- EMP Attack - G. Michael Hopf
Are you prepared to live in a dark world after an EMP attack? This week we sit down and talk with best selling author and electromagnetic pulse expert, G. Michael Hopf.
Oct 16, 2017
Skillset Overtime #19 - Urban Legends
Just in time for Friday The 13th! Lock the doors ,turn down the lights and join us as we discuss Urban Legends.
Oct 12, 2017
Skillset Live #38 - Bouny Hunters - Fenrir Recovery
This week we are picking up "skips" with one of the best bail enforcement companies in the United States.
Oct 09, 2017
Skillset Overtime #18 - Survive A Terrorist Attack
The Skillset Crew is joined by Fit To Fight owner, Ryan Hoover to discuss your best options for surviving a terrorist attack.
Oct 05, 2017
Skillset Live #37 - Serial Killers - The American Infatuation
This week we slice and dice into America's fascination with the most gruesome sickos on the planet...the Serial Killers.
Oct 01, 2017
Skillset Overtime #17 - Those Who Chose To Stand
This week we take a look into the pro athletes and celebs that did something positive and took a stand to better their country.
Sep 27, 2017
Skillset Live # 36 - The Champ Returns - Ryan Bader
The champ is back! Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Ryan Bader joins Skillset for some fan Q and A!
Sep 25, 2017
Skillset Overtime #16 Tin Foil Hat
Think someones always watching you? Well you're right. Follow along as the Skillset crew goes down the conspiracy theory rabbit hole.
Sep 21, 2017
Skillset Live #35 - Ed's Manifesto - Mexican Criminal Culture
This week we talk with international security specialist, Ed Calderon about his fight against the Mexican drug cartels.
Sep 17, 2017
Skillset Live #34 The Skillset Deadpool
Nobody lives forever! This week the guys discuss who's 2018 isn't looking so bright. Plus fun death facts!
Sep 11, 2017
Skillset Overtime #15 NFL Predictions
This week we sit down and discuss all things NFL. Jason even gives his personal predictions including his Super Bowl Championship pick!
Sep 07, 2017
Skillset Overtime #14 Eye of The Storm
Join the Skillset crew this week as we talk hurricanes, flooding and incredible survival stories.
Sep 06, 2017
Skillset Live #33 Surviving A Nuclear War
Are ready for Global Thermal Nuclear War? Yeah, we aren't either. Jason and Ben discuss your best chances of surviving the upcoming nuclear winter! Shall we play a game?
Sep 03, 2017
Skillset Live #32 - Greg Jackson MMA Trainer
Legendary MMA trainer, Greg Jackson joins the Skillset crew to discuss life in the cage. Then assistant editor, Ben Tirpak gives us the odds of dying in your favorite sport.
Aug 26, 2017
Skillset Overtime #13 - Skillset Royal Rumble
Jason and Ben discuss their all time dream matchup in world of Professional Wrestling. Tune in to see if your favorite walks away with the belt!
Aug 23, 2017
Skillset Live #31 Pro Mascots - An Underground Look Behind The Mask
We get the inside scoop of life behind the fur and then the guys finally break down the Mayweather - McGregor fight.
Aug 21, 2017
Skillset Overtime #12 - Built Not Bought - MilMak Blades
We are sitting down with custom knife maker, Justin Walker from MilMak Industries to discuss techniques and trends in the modern blade world.
Aug 14, 2017
Skillset Live #30 - Going Both Ways
The Skillset crew welcomes Brady Miller and Jason Burton as they discuss cover lines from popular men's and women's magazines.
Aug 14, 2017
Skillset Overtime #11 - The Modern Entrepreneur
The Skillset crew share their entrepreneur experiences with up and coming "vetrepreneur" and owner of Alpha Beard Company, Justin Hodge.
Aug 07, 2017
Skillset Live #29 - Hollywood Technical Advisor Steve Seapker
Action! Jason and Ben sit down with Hollywood Technical Advisor, Steve Seapker.
Aug 06, 2017
Skillset Live #28 Isaac Caldiero - American Ninja Warrior Champion
Think you can conquer Mt. Midoriyama?This week we sit down with the only American Ninja Warrior Champion, Isaac Caldiero.
Jul 31, 2017
Skillset Overtime #10 - If I Was President...
Skillset Editor, Jason Swarr explains his executive orders as newly elected POTUS.
Jul 30, 2017
Skillset Overtime #9 - Jumping The Shark
Did the Michael Phelps "shark race" let you down? Well the Skillset crew discuss the good old days when stunts were death defying, not computer generated.
Jul 23, 2017
Skillset Live #27 - Zoltan Bathory - Five Finger Death Punch
We're talking metal and conspiracy theories with Five Finger Death Punch's, Zoltan Bathory. @skillsetmag @zoltanbathory @gracegracieworld
Jul 22, 2017
Skillset Live #26 - Joey Hamilton - Ink Master
This week we are slingin' ink with season 3 Ink Master Champion, Joey Hamilton
Jul 16, 2017
Skillset Overtime #8 - Another Day In The Doghouse
The guys discuss topics women should never talk about with their man.
Jul 12, 2017
Skillset Live #25 - Doomsday Mix Tape
This week we talk about our end of the world doomsday mix tape, and celebrate our 25th podcast episode. Let's Do This!
Jul 09, 2017
Skillset Live #24 - EJ Snyder - Naked and Afraid
This week Retired Army Sergeant Major, EJ Snyder joins us to discuss his roles in Naked and Afraid and Dual Survival.
Jul 02, 2017
Skillset Live #23 - Man Skills Part 2
The Skillset crew recruits the help of Brady Miller and Jason Burton as they revisit the wildly popular Man Skills episode.
Jun 26, 2017
Skillset Overtime #7 Human Lab Rat
Think your job sucks? The Skillset guys talk life as a human lab rat.
Jun 22, 2017
Skillset Live #22 - Combat Knife Thrower - Jason Johnson
This week we talk with combat knife thrower, Jason Johnson and then discuss the world of custom knife making with Monkey Edge owner, Brady Miller.
Jun 19, 2017
Skillset Live #21 - Danny "The Count" Koker
Danny "The Count" Koker joins the Skillset crew this week to discuss hot rods, music and his hit TV show Counting Cars.
Jun 12, 2017
Skillset Overtime #6 - Pussification Of Men's Magazines
The Skillset crew explains whats wrong with modern day men's magazines.
Jun 08, 2017
Skillset Live # 20 - Ninjutsu - Marc Cooper
This week we learn about the ancient art of Ninjutsu and then we dive into round one of the Skillset Ultimate Warrior Challenge.
Jun 04, 2017
Skillset Live #19 - Phil Labonte -All That Remains
All That Remains frontman, Phil Labonte joins the Skillset crew to talk life on the road, his role in the music industry and a little bit of politics. Then the guys layout the 5 DONT'S at your Memorial Day BBQ.
May 28, 2017
Skillset Overtime #5 - The Ultimate BBQ Menu
The Skillset crew gears up for the Memorial Day weekend with their ultimate list of barbecue foods and activities.
May 23, 2017
Skillset Live #18 - Surfing Champ Rick Takahashi
This week we talk with 10x national surfing champion, Rick Takahashi and then we sit down and discuss the growing lifestyle of Overlanding.
May 14, 2017
Skillset Live #17 - C.B. Dollaway
This week we talk with UFC Middleweight, C.B. Dollaway and then we discuss the modern state of tattooing.
May 13, 2017
Skillset Live #16 - Krav Maga - Marcus Torgerson
This week we dive into the world of Krav Maga with international instructor, Marcus Torgerson. Then we end the show with the age old question..."Are you ready for WWIII?" (warning: explicit language)
May 05, 2017
Skillset Overtime #4 - Top 5 Movie Villains
Everybody loves a bad guy. In this Skillset Overtime the guys invite publisher, Gina Marie to hear out their top 5 movie villains of all time.
May 01, 2017
Skillset Live #15 - Man Skills
You asked for it, you got it! This week the guys talk about skills that every man should have in his toolbox. Lets see how you stack up!
Apr 29, 2017
Skillset Live #14 - Pitcher, Chris Gruler
Former top MLB draft pick, Chris Gruler explains the highs and lows of professional baseball and then the guys talk about how bad ass it is to hunt hogs from helicopters.
Apr 21, 2017
Skillset Live #13 - 5FDP's Chris Kael
This week we talk about current world news and attending our favorite concerts of all time. Then we sit down and take a call from 5FDP bassist, Chris Kael.
Apr 15, 2017
Skillset Live #12 - Duane "Bang" Ludwig
This week we talk about jobs people love to hate and then sit down with kickboxing world champ and top MMA coach, Duane Ludwig.
Apr 06, 2017
Skillset Live #11 - Actor Ryan Phillippe
The Skillset crew heads to Utah to train with the cast of USA network's TV series Shooter, then sit down with star Ryan Phillippe as he discusses his preparation for season 2.
Mar 30, 2017
Skillset Overtime #3 - Falling Out Of A Perfectly Good Airplane
This week we talk about life as a Recon Marine and experiences at the Military Free Fall School.
Mar 29, 2017
Skillset Live #10 - Bar Rescue's Russell Davis
This week we teach you some American history facts that will blow your mind, then take a call from Bar Rescue’s Russell Davis to learn a little about “life behind bars”.
Mar 24, 2017
Skillset Overtime #2 - Favorite Sports Moments
The Skillset Crew reflects on their Top 10 most memorable sports moments.
Mar 23, 2017
Skillset Live #9 - Ryan Bader - Bellator MMA Fighter
The guys reminisce about the early Toughman contests from the 80's and then sit down with top MMA fighter, Ryan Bader to discuss his move to Bellator and the inside life as a pro athlete.
Mar 18, 2017
Skillset Overtime #1 - Origin Story
In this premier episode of Skillset Overtime. Jason Swarr talks life after the military, starting a photo studio and the humble beginnings of Skillset Magazine.
Mar 15, 2017
Skillset Live #8 - Travis Haley - American Gunfighter
Force Recon Marine, Travis Haley talks the battle of Najaf, the science of gunfighting and reveals the origins of the dragonfly logo.
Mar 10, 2017
Skillset Live #7 - Kenny Dobbs - Slam Dunk Champ
This week the guys talk March Madness, winning the lottery and sit down with International Slam Dunk Champion, Kenny Dobbs.
Mar 04, 2017
Skillset Live #6 - "Mr. Patriot" Frank DeSomma
This week the guys from Skillset tell you what's wrong with the Olympics and then talk guns with Mr. Patriot, Frank DeSomma.
Feb 27, 2017
Skillset Live #5 - Travis Wuertz - Forged In Fire champ
The Skillset Live crew talks about their favorite road trips and sits down with Forged In Fire champion, Travis Wuertz.
Feb 17, 2017
Skillset Live #4 - Jason Burton / Brady Miller
Skillset live crew takes a retro trip back to the 80's, then chats with premier 1911 builder, Jason Burton and owner Brady Miller.
Feb 11, 2017
Skillset Live #3 - Team Glock's Michelle Viscusi
The Skillset crew is blasting away this week with their favorite movie guns, and Team GLOCK shooter Michelle Viscusi.
Feb 03, 2017
Skillset Live #1 - MMA Legend Bas Rutten
Join the crew of Skillset Live as they launch their first podcast with UFC Hall of Fame inductee, Bas "El Guapo" Rutten.
Jan 26, 2017
Skillset Live #2 - Kenda Lenseigne - CMSA Champion
In this episode the Skillset Live crew talks with Cowboy Mounted Shooting world champion Kenda Lenseigne. The guys delve into the manliest men in history,and wrap up with their favorite brown bag wines.
Jan 24, 2017