Free Range American Podcast

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John D
 Apr 3, 2020
Hands down my favorite podcast. Merica

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Mat Best and Evan Hafer with co-hosts Jarred Taylor and Logan Stark welcome you to the podcast that inspires the American dream through hard work and adventure.

Episode Date
Free Range American: Ep 070 Leroy Petry - Medal of Honor Recipient
01:11:27

Hosts Evan Hafer and Jarred Taylor welcome Medal of Honor Recipient Leroy Petry to the podcast. The group discusses topics such as the lives of 75th Ranger Regiment soldiers, how hardship in life can prove to be beneficial, and the issues the nation is facing as Election Day approaches.

 

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Oct 26, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 069 Jamey Caldwell
01:12:51

Mat Best and Logan Stark host Jamey Caldwell, retired Army Sergeant Major and current pro bass fisherman. Jamey Spent over 21 years serving in special operations and now fishes competitively and provides training courses for weapons with a specialty in night vision tactics.

Oct 23, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 068 Congressman Dan Crenshaw
50:59

Host Jarred Taylor travels to Houston, Texas to catch up with Congressman Dan Crenshaw for a second episode. Jarred and Dan discuss the current presidential race, the policies that either side is running on, how difficult it can be for parties to actually work together and holding your elected officials accountable. .

Oct 19, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 067 Kyle Lamb and Clay Hutmacher
01:26:17

Jarred Taylor and Tyr Symank host the follow up episode of Kyle Lamb and Clay Hutmacher. Kyle and Clay share stories about people they met during their time in the military, shooting pigs on the coast of Somalia and what Kyle is like as a passenger on Clay's helicopter.

Oct 16, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 066 Kyle Lamb
01:45:34

Kyle Lamb returns for another episode hosted by Evan Hafer and Logan Stark. The group discusses Evan's recent bowhunting experience, the politics of lead bullets, Operation Gothic Serpent, the value of lessons learned on the battlefield, and how to help prevent your buddies from making the same mistakes.

Oct 12, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 065 Clay Hutmacher
01:31:15

Evan Hafer, Jarred Taylor and Tyr Symank host Major General (Ret.) Clay Hutmacher. Clay served over 40 years in the military, most of his career was spent as a leader as an Army Special Operations Aviator. He commanded at every level during his three tours with the 160th SOAR. Clay discusses his career in the military and his current mission as the President and CEO of Special Operations Warrior Foundation. SOWF provides the surviving children of fallen special operations personnel the tools and funding needed to pursue and complete their post-secondary education goals. For more information or to donate visit: https://specialops.org

Oct 09, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 064 Brazil Will Be the End of Us
01:29:58

Mat Best, Evan Hafer, Jarred Taylor and Logan Stark meet up at the Texas ranch for a spicy Core Four episode. Hunting trip recaps, brick and mortar store opening, politics, changes to military training, and how Brazil holds the fate of the United States in the palm of their hand are all explained on this episode of Free Range American.

Oct 05, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 063 Leo Jenkins
49:27

Jarred Taylor hosts Leo Jenkins in his Texas home. Leo is a former 75th Ranger Medic, humanitarian, gym owner, nomadic world traveller and author of several books.

Oct 02, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 062 Angry Cops
01:04:04

Mat Best, Jarred Taylor, and Eli Cuevas welcome Richard Hy, more commonly known to the internet as Angry Cops, to Texas for drinks and conversation. The group touches on the occupation of law enforcement and its precarious status in society this election season along with changes taking place in the training of America's newest soldiers.

Sep 28, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 061 Neal Currey
01:09:04

Evan Hafer hosts longtime friend and fellow business owner, Neal Currey. Neal is the owner of Ready Gunner in Orem, Utah and the two discuss the landscape of the industry and the massive surge in demand for personal defense options from the perspective of a shop owner. Neal also discusses the challenges of selling legal and constitutionally protected products when major marketing and digital storefront companies refuse their services.

Sep 25, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 060 Pranay Manghirmalani
58:59

Logan Stark and Trevor Thompson host Pranay Manghirmalani, a firefighter with Cal Fire currently working to help contain the wildfires that are wreaking havoc on much of the west coast. Pranay joins our hosts via video chat during a brief period of downtime before heading back out into the field. Black Rifle Coffee is helping out the wildland firefighters in the best way we know how. With Coffee. With the purchase of any coffee product throughout the month of September, you will directly support our coffee donations to first responders on the front lines. More information is available at: https://www.blackriflecoffee.com/pages/babgab-wildland-firefighters

Sep 21, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 059 Ish Villegas Part 2
01:10:38

Ish Villegas returns to share the story behind his actions that earned him a second Silver Star award. Jarred Taylor hosts as Ish describes the nonstop fighting that took place in Afghanistan from February 6th to February 24th 2011. From IEDs, rolled trucks, and gunshot wounds, to dropping thousands of pounds of ordinance on enemy positions, the story of Ish and his teammates is not to be missed.

Sep 18, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 058 The War On 3 Cancers with Pete Donnelly
01:11:32

Jarred Taylor hosts returning guest Retired USAF Col. Pete Donnelly. Pete has been diagnosed with three separate types of cancer and has spent significant energy researching all methods of treatment to include nontraditional treatments. Pete shares his knowledge about what has and has not worked for him during his journey with hopes that future patients can be be as informed as possible when presented with their own cancer treatment options.

Sep 14, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 057 Forrest Galante
01:47:35

Outdoor adventurer, biologist and tv personality, Forrest Galante stops by the Black Rifle Coffee Headquarters on his way through Salt Lake City. Logan Stark and Trevor Thompson host as the group discusses their shared love of suffering, finding previously extinct animal species and their love of getting out into the wilderness to see what they are really made of.

Sep 11, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 056 Donut Operator
01:01:09

Everyone’s favorite kitten-rescuing, law enforcement-turned-skateshop owner, Donut Operator, takes a trip to San Antonio to sit down with Mat Best, Jarred Taylor, and Eli Cuevas. Donut shares stories about his law enforcement days, crazy ex-girlfriends, the YouTube AdPocalypse, getting SWATted at his home and business, and where he is moving to next

Sep 07, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 055 Ish Villegas
01:14:44

Jarred Taylor hosts longtime friend, retired Air Force Combat Controller and two time recipient of the third highest personal decoration for valor in combat, the Silver Star, Ish Villegas. In this first episode, Ish recounts joining the Air Force and his career leading up to the engagement for which he was awarded his first Silver Star. He then gives the play by play on the battle that took place.

Sep 04, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 054 Reap Your Reward
01:32:31

Jarred Taylor, Mat Best, Evan Hafer, and Logan Stark discuss the recent Pastranaland pit bike race on ESPN 2, first envisioned by JT, the idiocracy of participation awards, blame, and excuse-based societies, placenta-based supplements, Russian cosmonaut sacrifices, and never-quit mentality.

Aug 31, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 053 Jonathon Blank and Tanner Godfrey
01:23:46

Evan Hafer, Logan Stark and Trevor Thompson are joined by two adaptive athletes. Jonathon Blank is a former USMC Staff Sergeant injured by an IED while deployed to Afghanistan. Tanner Godfrey was injured in a motorcycle accident when he was a teenager but continues to push limits and setting world records. Both discuss their stories of rehabilitation and how they have refused to let themselves be limited by anything other than their own determination and drive.

Aug 28, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 052 Mark Twight
03:06:01

Mark Twight, mountaineer and personal trainer for the likes of Jason Momoa and Gerard Butler, is joined by hosts Evan Hafer, Logan Stark, and Trevor Thompson. The group discusses training Hollywood actors on tight deadlines, the dangers, risks, and strategies involved in extreme mountaineering, starting Gym Jones and more.

Aug 24, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 051 Jack Carr
54:04

Jack Carr returns to Free Range American with Logan Stark and Evan Hafer to unpack how current events are influencing the writing of his fourth book, the development of his TV series on Amazon Prime starring Chris Pratt, stories behind writing his torture scenes, and how ownership and taking pride in your work are the tickets to success in life.

Aug 21, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 050 Mark Carter
01:24:45

Evan Hafer, Logan Stark and Trevor Thompson return to chat with Pro Snowboarder and Wyoming rancher Mark Carter about winter sports and going pro, learning to ski and snowboard, how grocery stores suck, and how corporate greed takes away the quality in a product, leaving the door wide open for direct to consumer models to flourish. Need meat? Carter Country Meats go direct from the ranch to your doorstep, much like the Black Rifle Coffee Club subscription.

Aug 17, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 049 DC Draino
01:47:09

Evan Hafer and DC Draino come together for a powerhouse conversation about living the American Dream, fighting communism in the free world, and pushing back against big tech censorship and cancel culture. They also discuss strategies to better integrate elite combat soldiers back into society to avoid ruining lives as John Knospler fights for his freedom. No filters applied here! DC is in for an earful and the American People deserve better from our elected officials.

More on Knopsler: https://coffeeordie.com/recon-marine-murder/

Donate to the Legal Fund:  https://gogetfunding.com/john-knospler/ 

Aug 14, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 048 Russia and China
01:32:57

The guys are back in all their glory! After a brief road tour for Total Archery Challenge, the Core 4 return to discuss current global affairs to include the social media SME's and what happened in Beirut, Jarred's weight vs lifestyle choices, Epstein and Maxwell theories, going so far as to remove the filter and take on what is happening in the USA, and offering solutions to right the ship...Unless this is all just some sort of simulation where the aliens are fed up and plotting their return to either fry or mend the human race... Strap in, this one is out of this world!

Aug 10, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 047 Chadd Wright
02:41:25

Hosts Evan Hafer, Logan Stark and Trevor Thompson are joined by Chadd Wright, a former US Navy SEAL, part-time defense contractor, business owner, entrepreneur, competitive Ultrarunner and husband. He currently runs the 3 of 7 project with his brother Blake.

Aug 07, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 046 Cole Kramer
01:12:56

Bear Necessities. Cole Kramer, Kodiak hunting guide, sits down with Evan Hafer, Logan Stark, and another familiar face, Trevor Thompson, to chat about bare feet critics and what being an Alaskan Hunting Guide is all about. Cole recounts how the world record bear hunt unfolded, the drama and excitement of hunting one of the fiercest predators to walk the planet, and the general reason for a hunt turned mauling.

Aug 03, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 045 John Dudley - Nock On Archery
01:03:43

John Dudley is hosted by Evan Hafer and Logan Stark in the great outdoors as they revisit the epic BC Moose Hunt of 2019 as well as trade "don't try this at home" pro-tips and morning routines, discuss the importance of prioritizing athletic recovery, father/son relationship building, and more in this episode of Free Range American

Jul 31, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 044 Dan Crenshaw
02:01:05

Dan Crenshaw, Congressman and former Navy Seal, discusses politics, complex societal issues, and his New York Times Bestselling book, “Fortitude” with Mat Best and Jarred Taylor.

Jul 27, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 043 Total Archery Challenge with Jocko Willink John Dudley and Jack Carr
01:04:26

Evan Hafer is joined by Jocko Wilslink, John Dudley, and Jack Carr while the group attends Total Archery Challenge in Big Sky, Montana. The four discuss their passion for archery, its challenges and benefits, and the danger of becoming stagnant in this powerhouse episode.

Jul 24, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 042 Donnie Vincent
02:56:20

Donnie Vincent joins Evan Hafer to discuss hunting and conservation, the moment Donnie rethought his approach to bear hunting, and what it took to shoot The Otherside.

Jul 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 041 Eli Cuevas
01:02:36

Jarred Taylor and Eli Cuevas AKA @eli_doubtap deep dive into Eli's journey to become a producer and BRCC team member, meeting their YouTube heroes, how they plan to push the envelope in their skills as personalities as well as producers and directors, and how social media provides access to a stage with an unrivaled audience capacity.

Jul 17, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 040 Jamie Kaler
01:11:24

Comedian Jamie Kaler joins Jarred Taylor in discussing the state of the movie and video game industries, the challenges of home-schooling and being a stay-at-home dad in the current COVID-19 Climate, and what they would both do for entertainment if they had copious amounts of money.

Jul 13, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 039 Robert Terkla - Lunkers TV
01:31:24

"Robert Terkla, AKA Lunkers TV, gets rowdy with JT, Mat, and Eli in this episode of Free Range American. The four discuss the struggles of re-acclimating to civilian life after the military, PC culture, modern society's sensitivity to profanity, YouTube growth, and more! Hang onto your hats!"

Jul 10, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 038 Fishing on the Clearwater
01:02:22

Evan Hafer and Logan Stark recap their revitalizing fishing trip in rural Idaho. While sharing footage of the epic watering holes they fished along the way, the two explore Evan's youth, hometown, and the intricacies of fly fishing. It's not all about the gear!

Jul 06, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 037 Scott Eastwood and Jariko Denman - The Outpost
01:04:40

Logan Stark hosts Scott Eastwood and Jariko Denman, who discuss the upcoming release of their film, "The Outpost". The film recounts the most heroic battle of the Afghanistan War following the insurgent infiltration of remote command post Keating and follows the story of SSG Clinton L. Romesha, played by Eastwood. "The Outpost" is available digitally on July 3rd, 2020.

Jul 03, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 036 FUND the Police
01:07:10

In this cogent followup to Episode 32: "Defund the Police", The Core Four discuss the importance of legal firearm carry, the realities of a truly autonomous zone in Seattle (CHAZ), how Americans should FUND the police, and how everyone is full of shit! Republican, Democrat, or other, you are bound to pull something away from this compelling episode.

Jun 29, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 035 Outlaw - Former Broadway Superstar
59:42

Mat Best, Jarred Taylor, and Eli Cuevas host former child Broadway superstar turned parody musician and YouTuber: Jared Outlaw. Outlaw teaches the boys how to catch salmon in Alaska, shares his opinions on the culture of social media, and the group trades stories of the times they can't really remember.

Jun 26, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 034 Combat Leprechaun - "CCT Peaches"
59:31

Jarred Taylor hosts "CCT Peaches." Peaches is a USAF Combat Controller and one of the hosts of his own podcast titled, Ones Ready. Ones Ready is a show dedicated to providing the knowledge and inspiration needed to assist young warriors in accomplishing their goals in the military.

OnesReady.com

Jun 22, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 033 Peter Donnelly, COL USAF Retired
01:04:20

Jarred Taylor hosts Peter A. Donnelly, COL. USAF Ret. Since separating from the military, Peter has started A15 publishing, focused on helping veteran stories get published and promoted to the public. Jarred served under COL Donnelly while serving as a TACP in the Air Force and they still work on projects together to this day in pursuit of A15's mission.

Jun 19, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 032 - Defund The Police???
01:12:46

Mat Best, Jarred Taylor, Evan Hafer and Logan Stark gather together to discuss current topics in America. The Core Four touch on hazing in the military, retired General Mattis' comments, and the recent push to defund law enforcement agencies.

Jun 15, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 031 Randy Hetrick - TRX Training
01:30:40

Evan Hafer hosts Randy Hetrick, founder and CEO of TRX Training. The two discuss the history of their brands and trade stories about the amount of dedication and focus needed to navigate the business landscape.

Jun 12, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 030 Andy Stumpf
01:07:46

Evan Hafer hosts Andy Stumpf via video chat as the two discuss topics including who the real CEO of Black Rifle Coffee is, the origins of Free Range American and breaking skydiving world records.

Jun 08, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 029 Riots In The Streets
01:24:58

Mat Best, Jarred Taylor, Evan Hafer and Logan Stark gather up via video chat to discuss current events happening in their own homes and on the national level.

Jun 05, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 028 Trevor Thompson
01:09:04

Evan Hafer hosts Trevor Thompson for a follow up episode at the Black Rifle Coffee Salt Lake City office. The two touch on topics such as hunting, cooking and important life skills

Jun 01, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 027 Garand Thumb is Back
01:36:13

Jarred Taylor hosts Garand Thumb for his second episode of Free Range American. Garand is a USAF TACP and successful YouTuber. The two discuss their childhood and trade stories about the military.

May 29, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 026 Baddie
01:06:38

Mat Best, Jarred Taylor and guest host Eli Cuevas welcome Baddie into the Black Rifle Coffee headquarters for a completely hilarious episode. Baddie is a former Army National Guardsman who is now one of the top content creators on Twitch.tv.

Baddie can be found on Twitch at www.twitch.tv/baddie

May 25, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 025 Zoltan Bathory - Five Finger Death Punch
01:36:17

Jarred Taylor hosts Zoltan Bathory. He is the founder, rhythm guitarist, main songwriter and sole constant original member of the Las Vegas-based multi-million record selling heavy metal band Five Finger Death Punch. Zoltan, a long time supporter of military and first responders has teamed up with Black Rifle Coffee Company to create Death Punch Coffee with a portion of the profits going to Home Deployment Project.

https://www.blackriflecoffee.com/collections/partner-products/products/five-finger-death-punch-blend

May 22, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 024 Bert Sorin - Sorinex
01:24:00

Mat Best and Logan Stark host Bert Sorin, President and Co-Owner of Sorinex Exercise Equipment. Sorinex is the most sought after strength brand for professional teams, colleges, high schools and military bases.

May 18, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 023 Matt Carriker - Demolition Ranch
01:01:08

Mat Best, Jarred Taylor and Logan Stark host Matt Carriker, Veterinarian, Wildly popular YouTuber with three massively successful channels, and all around good dude. The group discusses everything from how to hug a duck to streaming on twitch during Matt's visit to Black Rifle Coffee's headquarters in San Antonio, Texas.

May 15, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 022 Kyle Lamb - Viking Tactics
01:40:30

Evan Hafer and Logan Stark host Kyle Lamb, founder of Viking Tactics. During his military career, Kyle has served in "The Unit" for 15 years with deployments to Somalia, Bosnia and Iraq on multiple occasions. Since retirement, Kyle has authored two books and founded Viking Tactics Inc., which specializes in tactical training and equipment.

For even more on Kyle Lamb, check out this Coffee or Die article: https://coffeeordie.com/8-questions-with-former-operator-kyle-lamb/

May 11, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 021 Aliens Exist
01:22:19

Mat Best, Jarred Taylor, Evan Hafer and Logan Stark gather up at Black Rifle Coffee Company headquarters to enjoy some coffee and discuss times in their life when they refused to quit, the possibility of extra terrestrial life and conspiracies.

May 08, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 020 Mike Glover - Fieldcraft Survival
01:12:56

Evan Hafer hosts Mike Glover, CEO of Fieldcraft Survival. Mike is an expert in Counter Terrorism, security, and crisis management operations and is the host of the Fieldcraft Survival Podcast. Evan and Mike discuss how being prepared to take responsibility for your own safety and survival is so important, especially in the current climate of a pandemic.

May 05, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 019 Tim Kennedy - Dangerous Freedom
01:34:10

Tim Kennedy drops in at the Black Rifle Coffee Headquarters to catch up and discuss with Mat Best, Evan Hafer and Jarred Taylor why he prefers dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.

May 01, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 018 Tyler Merritt
51:51

Evan Hafer is joined by Tyler Merritt. Tyler is the founder of Nine Line Apparel and is currently using his company's unique resources as an apparel brand to assist the efforts to provide PPE to healthcare professionals.

Apr 28, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 017 - What war would you want to fight in?
01:14:14

Jarred Taylor, Evan Hafer, Logan Stark and Tyr Symank gather in the Black Rifle Coffee Company headquarters to discuss what conflicts throughout history they would be willing to participate in and what ones are a hard pass.

Apr 24, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 016 Garand Thumb
01:32:42

Jarred Taylor hosts Garand Thumb, a United States Air Force TACP and Youtube personality to discuss everything from how Garand chose his name to playing jokes on the U.S. ARMY

Apr 21, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 015 Quarantine Entertainment Guide
01:20:45

Mat Best, Evan Hafer, Jarred Taylor and Logan Stark all sit down, 6 feet or more apart, to chat about life, JT getting sick and go down the rabbit hole with TV series and movies.

Apr 17, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 014 Jack Carr
01:29:47

Former Navy Seal and author of Terminal List, and True Believer, is hosted by Evan Hafer to discuss his newest release, Savage Son. Jack and Evan discuss how their time in special operations has prepared them for the current pandemic situation and share some insight about how to best weather the storm. Jack's book is available everywhere now and Jack can be found at OfficialJackCarr.com

Apr 14, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 013 Dakota Meyer
01:37:06

Mat Best sits down with Medal of Honor Recipient and long time friend, Dakota Meyer to catch up and discuss current events. Dakota is a United States Marine. A veteran of the War in Afghanistan, he was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Battle of Ganjgal on 8 September 2009, Kunar Province, Afghanistan.

Apr 10, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 012 Trevor Thompson
01:43:10

Former Navy Seal, B.A.S.E. Jumper and photographer, Trevor Thompson.

Apr 03, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 011 Quarantine Update
58:04

Mat Best, Evan Hafer and Jarred Taylor discuss the state of the world under quarantine, the public's reaction and what the future may hold.

Mar 28, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 010 Alek Skarlatos
01:00:07

Former US Army national guard member who along with others stopped a gunman on a train to Paris from Amsterdam. Currently running for congress in his home state of Oregon.

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 009 John Kavanagh
47:50

Irish mixed martial arts coach and trainer of UFC Champion Connor McGregor

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 008 Omar "Crispy" Avila
52:37

Omar "Crispy" Avila is a former Army infantryman and longtime close friend of BRCC.

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 007 Lorenzo Sartini
50:47

Founder and CEO of goHUNT

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 006 Jason Swarr
01:04:34

Photographer and Editor of Skillset magazine

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 005 Jariko Denman
01:02:10

Former Army Ranger and current technical advisor to large scale motion picture productions.

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 004 Hodge Twins
57:17

Kevin and Keith Hodge are stand up comedians, fitness experts and YouTubers.

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 003 BJ Baldwin
01:10:51

BJ Baldwin is an endurance athlete, seven time Off Road Racing Champion and Two time Baja 1000 Champion.

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 002 Eddie Gallagher
01:03:44

Eddie is a former United States Navy SEAL Special Warfare Operator who came to national attention in the United States after he was charged with war crimes. Eddie shares the story of his experience with Mat, Evan and JT

Mar 20, 2020
Free Range American: Ep 001 Aubrey Marcus
01:27:17

Mat Best, Jarred Taylor and Evan Hafer are joined by the founder and CEO of Onnit, Aubrey Marcus for the the very first episode of Free Range American.

Mar 04, 2020