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Episode #14 – Men Tell Health

AUDIO STREAM Mental health awareness, particularly for men, is still surrounded by stigmas.  In this episode the fellas share ideas and methods to help strengthen and improve your own mental health and your relationships.  Interested in the books that Carl shares on this podcast? Check them out for yourself via the links below. #HeckleproofBookclub What … Read more

PROMO STILL - Ty Schiefer

Episode #13 – No Axe to Grind

Ty is a prop & costume maker, designer, and fabricator with E.B. Effects. They specialize in prop and costume design for the film & TV industries, as well as for high-end theme parks like those by Disney. He is also a competitive axe thrower with Cascadia Axe Co., in Medford, Oregon.


Episode #12 – This Oregon Life

The Heckleproof fellas share their unique experiences living in Oregon – both Zach and Matty J grew up in Southern Oregon (specifically the Rogue Valley), Levi was raised in Central Oregon (though no one really cares about that), and Carl moved out to Oregon after previously passing through in his early days of traveling as a stand-up comic.


Episode #9 – Can’t We all Just Get Analog? (with MArk T. Johnson)

Mark Thomas Johnson, has worked with hundreds of bands, solo artists, and ensembles, including national headliners Jim Belushi and the Sacred Hearts, Craig Chaquico, McKenna Faith, Bill Frisell, Justin Hayward, Vince Herman and Loose Cannon, Eric Johnson, Lake Street Dive, Los Lonely Boys, Jeff Pevar, Rob Schneider, Martin Sexton, Mike Stern, David Wax Museum, and Zepparella.


Episode #7 – TalkinG ‘Bout Music Production

Anthony Cusenza has produced for a number or reggae acts from around the world while holding down his own musical foothold in Southern Oregon, including solo work and collaborating with The Roadsters and The Cultivators. 

HECKLEPROOF #5 - Opening Zach's Throat Chakra

Episode #5 – Opening Zach’s Throat Chakra

In this episode, the guys visit with Amanda Morgan, a breathwork specialist and meditation guide. The crew talk about energy work, ayahuasca, plant medicines, and the like. Also, Zach gets his third eye measured and opens up his throat chakra with some of Matty’s herbs.