HHR Unplugged

Brian & Friends

This is the version of Hometown Hot Rodder that you can confidently tell your Mom about! This is where we will conduct interviews with musicians for music fans - With a touch of the garage humor you’ve come to love from ”that other show”.....So sit back, download each episode, and tell your friends - Those idiots from Hometown Hot Rodder are ready to show their ”adult” side & put a new spin on music promotion!!**DISCLAIMER**While we intend to throttle back on many of the things we do and say on Hometown Hot Rodder, HHR Unplugged will still have a different feel than your typical ”radio interview” style of music promotion. I mean after all, isn’t that what you’d expect from this group of misfits??? read less
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Episodes

The Revival of Hometown Hot Rodder!!
2d ago
The Revival of Hometown Hot Rodder!!
Join us for an electrifying journey as the "Hometown Hot Rodder" show shakes off retirement and revs up for a thrilling comeback. In a lively conversation filled with laughter, surprises, and big announcements, we start a new chapter with Hometown Entertainment Group. Listen in for our plans to shape Hometown Hot Rodder into more than a talk show, and hear the team's thoughts about the balance between humility and self-belief. Our audience is growing and diversifying, and our show possesses a universal appeal. Get ready as we buckle up for an exciting ride and help us spread the word about what's yet to come on HHR Unplugged "Battle of the Bars: Spotlight on North Texas Music. In this immersive episode, get a comprehensive peek behind the curtain of preparing for the grand music event, Battle of the Bars in North Texas. From our unique marketing approach, leveraging social media and audience participation, to reward systems and prospects for winners, get all the juicy details! Hear about why certain events were cancelled and understand the absolute importance of showing up. Delve into the intricate workings of running a podcast in this candid, insightful episode. From misconceptions about lavish profits, hefty costs of quality equipment and subscriptions, and securing essential sponsorships, we lay it all bare. This episode offers a critical view of our entrepreneurial journey, setting the record straight regarding the financial upkeep of our podcast and its business model. Join us as we shed light on the common misconceptions and the hard truths about making a podcast work.
In Candid Conversation with Award-Winning Artist, Ryder Grimes
02-04-2024
In Candid Conversation with Award-Winning Artist, Ryder Grimes
Step into a captivating episode of the HHR Unplugged Podcast as we welcome a very special guest, award-winning artist and New Male Vocalist of the Year, Ryder Grimes. Relish an intriguing conversation delving deep into the world of music, the artist's multi-genre appreciation, and how he represents his humble hometown, Poetry, Texas, on a bigger canvas. Appreciate the joyous banter revolving around parody songs, on-stage challenges, and unforeseen experiences. Saliently hosting in-depth yet light-hearted conversation, this episode explores the powerful connections birthed through music, touching upon varied music genres, the universality of music, and personal experiences. Get a front-row view into Ryder's music journey, peppered with fun anecdotes, a tribute to his inspiration - the late Charlie Robison, and his experiences from being in the music business. Exclusive to this episode, ride along a live rendition of a cherished tribute song and experience the touching stories from Ryder's life on tour. In the climax of this artistically rich episode, tune into an exclusive sneak peek of Grimes' unreleased track, and join in the hilarious discussion around a potential sobriety anthem. Drench yourselves in the radiant spirit and infectious passion of this promising country music artist as he tours through the vibrant world of his craft, opening doors to an engaging blend of stories, songs, and laughter. Tune in for a richly painted portrait of Ryder Grimes' musical journey. An episode not to miss!