People like art. People like martial arts. Some people like both.
Some people create both. This “Martial Artsy” is focused on that nexus between creation and expression. This podcast will be conversations with people that find their balance between Art and Martial arts and highlights those that are “dual-citizens” in both worlds. From active competitors to coaches, to amateurs, to pros, “Martial Artsy” will explore the coexistence of both forms of expression in some very interesting people.
Episode – 11 Forging Focus
Today’s Guest is Enson Inoue. Enson is an MMA pioneer and living legend. We talk about art, life, history, heart, and focus. Our conversation covers his beginnings in martial arts, his humanitarian efforts, his artistry in beadwork, hand hardening techniques and working for Vice in Japan. We talk about Destiny Forever, and his plans for… Read More
Episode – 10 The Sweat and the Technique
Sergio “Splurgeo” Hernandez is a critically acclaimed Artist. The San Diego native draws inspiration from storytelling and his surroundings. With roots in graph, he has found success in sharing his particular style through Murals, Paintings, Graphic Design, and tattoo. His unique sense of style rooted in repetition and honest expression is juxtaposed to his status… Read More
Episode – 9 Benaroundtheworldandaiai
Eddie Yagin is a good friend of mine and a fellow Martial Artist. Eddie Grew up in Hawaii and like most Mixed Martial Artists of our generation, has worn many different hats. Eddie was an artist and tattoo artist, carpenter, and Martial Arts practitioner and instructor. Eddie has had a storied career training and competing… Read More
Episode – 8 Growing Past Survival
Jeremiah Iroff is a good friend and fellow Martial Artist who has an inspiring story. Affectionately known as Jay Pro, he has made a name for himself as a talented photographer, graphic artist, and Barber. Jay Pro has gone from being homeless to having his own studio and has aligned his stars more favorably. Jay Pro and I talk about growth, learning, and opportunity. Please enjoy this wide-ranging conversation at MartialArtsy.com
Episode – 7 Bare Conversation and Bare Knuckle Fighting
Diego Garijo is an accomplished Mixed Martial Artist with an impressive professional career that includes a win over Jens Pulver. He also has at times been a submission-only jiu-jitsu competitor, powerlifter, and professional arm wrestler. He currently fights for Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship and is a full-time artist/painter. Please enjoy our wide-ranging conversation that spans… Read More
Episode – 6 Season’s Readings
Happy Holidays! With our normal release days being Wednesday and Both Christmas and New Year’s this season both falling on Wednesday we bring you a little food for thought to help enrich your path. Also keep an eye out for our YouTube page and all the things. Check out martialartsy.com for links.