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Jon and Pete talk with artists, authors, musicians, filmmakers, athletes and creators about their processes, challenges, origins, relationships that influenced their work, and what brings them to the place where they perform at their peak.

Break It Down Show Pete A Turner

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.6 • 88 Ratings

Jon and Pete talk with artists, authors, musicians, filmmakers, athletes and creators about their processes, challenges, origins, relationships that influenced their work, and what brings them to the place where they perform at their peak.

    Mark Christopher Lawrence – Family Camp

    Mark Christopher Lawrence – Family Camp

    Mark Christopher Lawrence – Family Camp - Get ready for a hilarious and insightful episode as we sit down with the talented comedian and actor, Mark Christopher Lawrence! You've seen him in iconic films like K-Pax and Terminator 2, and his latest movie, 'Family Camp,'. Join us as MCL joins Pete A Turner, along with some potential special guest co-hosts, for a deep dive into Mark's comedy, acting, and screenwriting. Plus, we'll explore Mark's other intriguing interests and uncover the profound truths of life. Don't miss this engaging conversation! Please support the Break It Down Show by doing a monthly subscription to the show  All of the money you invest goes directly to supporting the show!   For the  of this episode head to  Haiku Mark's humor and grace, Save the Brave's cause in this space, Laughter paints the chase.   ​​Similar episodes: Mark Sullivan Bryan Fuller  Rico Alvies  Join us in supporting Save the Brave as we battle PTSD.  Executive Producer/Host: Pete A Turner  Producer: Damjan Gjorgjiev  Writer: Dragan Petrovski  The Break It Down Show is your favorite best, new podcast, featuring 5 episodes a week with great interviews highlighting world-class guests from a wide array of shows.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Kevin Sullivan - 21 Gun Salute Podcast

    Kevin Sullivan - 21 Gun Salute Podcast

    Kevin Sullivan - 21 Gun Salute Podcast - Meet Kevin "Sully" Sullivan, a former Air Force C-130 Navigator who faced adversity head-on after an injury in Iraq forced his early retirement. In the depths of depression, he had a choice: succumb to despair or chart a new course. Fast forward 14 years, and Sully is a thriving Physician Assistant with a beautiful family.  Discover his inspiring journey on the Twenty One Gun Podcast, now part of Compound Media with Pete A Turner bringing the Break It Down Show Style. Support Sully at or follow Twenty One Gun Podcast on all social media and platforms. Please support the Break It Down Show by doing a monthly subscription to the show  All of the money you invest goes directly to supporting the show!   For the  of this episode head to  Haiku Injured, he soared high, Sully's strength, the sky his guide, New life, family's pride.   ​​Similar episodes: Lord Nelson  Bryan Fuller  Rico Alvies  Join us in supporting Save the Brave as we battle PTSD.  Executive Producer/Host: Pete A Turner  Producer: Damjan Gjorgjiev  Writer: Dragan Petrovski  The Break It Down Show is your favorite best, new podcast, featuring 5 episodes a week with great interviews highlighting world-class guests from a wide array of shows.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Chris Lombardo - Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers

    Chris Lombardo - Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers

    Chris Lombardo - Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers - Join us for a special episode as Chris Lombardo, known as Cornbread, takes the spotlight on the Break It Down Show. The bass grooves of his band Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers set the stage, but there's more to this story. Chris and Pete share a history that spans decades, both hailing from Benicia and even sharing a desk back in 1983 during a memorable Biology semester. For a dose of Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers' love, check out their Facebook page @BeerDrinkersHellRaisers. This ZZ Top cover band rocks from the Bay Area to Las Vegas, and when they're not cruising to La Grange, Chris and his crew are busy unleashing their unique rock vibes through another project, The Watchers. Comprising members from SpiralArms and Orchid, The Watchers are a force to be reckoned with, blending decades of heavy rock influences into their distinctive mark. Stay tuned for the arrival of "Sabbath Highway" and the sonic journey it promises to ignite. For more on The Watchers, visit  Please support the Break It Down Show by doing a monthly subscription to the show  All of the money you invest goes directly to supporting the show!   For the  of this episode head to  Haiku Voyage through the wild, Orellana's truth unveiled, Amazon's secrets.   ​​Similar episodes: Lord Nelson  Bryan Fuller  Rico Alvies  Join us in supporting Save the Brave as we battle PTSD.  Executive Producer/Host: Pete A Turner  Producer: Damjan Gjorgjiev  Writer: Dragan Petrovski  The Break It Down Show is your favorite best, new podcast, featuring 5 episodes a week with great interviews highlighting world-class guests from a wide array of shows.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Buddy Levy's River of Darkness: The Adventure of Francisco Orellana

    Buddy Levy's River of Darkness: The Adventure of Francisco Orellana

    Buddy Levy's River of Darkness: The Adventure of Francisco Orellana - Explore the captivating journey of Francisco Orellana in Buddy's book "River of Darkness," a remarkable tale that reads like fantasy fiction but is undeniably true. Join us as we delve into the odyssey of Orellana, which traces the monumental first European voyage across the vast Amazon basin. With limited provisions, Orellana and his men courageously ventured over 1500 miles into uncharted territory, chronicled by Gaspar de Carvajal. Discover the legacy Orellana left in the Amazon basin, including naming the Rio Negra, and his interactions, often tumultuous, with numerous native tribes, including Amazonian women. The richness of details is astounding, too extensive to cover here—so we urge you to get your hands on "River of Darkness." Don't miss Buddy Levy's engaging conversation with Pete A Turner on the Break It Down Show, available now on your favorite podcast platform. And for an in-depth exploration, grab your copy of "River of Darkness" on Amazon at   Please support the Break It Down Show by doing a monthly subscription to the show  All of the money you invest goes directly to supporting the show!   For the  of this episode head to  Haiku Voyage through the wild, Orellana's truth unveiled, Amazon's secrets.   ​​Similar episodes: Lord Nelson  Bryan Fuller  Rico Alvies  Join us in supporting Save the Brave as we battle PTSD.  Executive Producer/Host: Pete A Turner  Producer: Damjan Gjorgjiev  Writer: Dragan Petrovski  The Break It Down Show is your favorite best, new podcast, featuring 5 episodes a week with great interviews highlighting world-class guests from a wide array of shows.

    • 59 min
    Jay Mohr: Comedian, Actor and Author - Altamont Comedy Special

    Jay Mohr: Comedian, Actor and Author - Altamont Comedy Special

    Jay Mohr: Comedian, Actor and Author - Altamont Comedy Special - Join us in this special episode of the Break It Down Show as we welcome Jay Mohr, a guiding presence akin to a big brother. Back in the day, hosts Jon Leon Guerrero and Pete A Turner embarked on a collaborative mission to capture Jay's attention and admiration. With Jon's unique touch, Pete's unwavering determination, and Jay's genuine affection, a bond was formed. Discover Jay's latest triumph, the formidable Amazon special titled 'Altamont,' a true powerhouse of a performance. Beyond the spotlight, Jay has undergone a remarkable transformation on his journey to sobriety, a journey marked by battles with addiction and the challenges of divorce. Throughout it all, Jay's heart has remained his steadfast anchor, keeping him grounded and resilient. Tune in to this episode as Jay Mohr takes the stage on the Break It Down Show, sharing his compelling narrative and offering profound insights into his experiences. From the highs to the lows, Jay's candid revelations promise a conversation that is both enlightening and inspiring. Please support the Break It Down Show by doing a monthly subscription to the show  All of the money you invest goes directly to supporting the show!   For the  of this episode head to  Haiku Brother's bond takes shape, Jay's path, heart's resilient, Podcast stories bloom.   ​​Similar episodes: Lord Nelson  Bryan Fuller  Rico Alvies  Join us in supporting Save the Brave as we battle PTSD.  Executive Producer/Host: Pete A Turner  Producer: Damjan Gjorgjiev  Writer: Dragan Petrovski  The Break It Down Show is your favorite best, new podcast, featuring 5 episodes a week with great interviews highlighting world-class guests from a wide array of shows.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Jyri Raitasalo – War, Finland, Russia and Ukraine

    Jyri Raitasalo – War, Finland, Russia and Ukraine

    Jyri Raitasalo – War, Finland, Russia and Ukraine - Join us on a riveting new episode of the Break It Down Show as we delve into the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict that has held the global spotlight for over a month. We've been exploring various angles of this crisis, and in this episode, we're excited to welcome back the insightful Finnish Army Colonel and Professor, Jyri Raitasalo. In this enlightening conversation, Professor Raitasalo lends his expertise to help us comprehend the Finnish perspective on the conflict. As we've come to understand from our previous discussions with him, Europe is a diverse tapestry of viewpoints, each contributing layers of intricacy and risk. With the added elements of NATO involvement, Finnish independence, and the looming specter of nuclear or chemical attacks, our dialogue promises to be a captivating exploration of unique facets within this global turmoil. And if timing allows, we're thrilled to have Xander Bullock join the discussion, bringing his own expertise to enrich the conversation even further. Tune in to gain fresh insights into the Russia-Ukraine conflict, and get ready to navigate the complex web of perspectives and possibilities in this high-stakes scenario. Please support the Break It Down Show by doing a monthly subscription to the show  All of the money you invest goes directly to supporting the show!   For the  of this episode head to  Haiku Conflict's tangled web, Nation's views in layers deep, Insights slowly seep.   ​​Similar episodes: Lord Nelson  Bryan Fuller  Rico Alvies  Join us in supporting Save the Brave as we battle PTSD.  Executive Producer/Host: Pete A Turner  Producer: Damjan Gjorgjiev  Writer: Dragan Petrovski  The Break It Down Show is your favorite best, new podcast, featuring 5 episodes a week with great interviews highlighting world-class guests from a wide array of shows.

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
88 Ratings

88 Ratings

MooreMomentum ,

Great!

Overall, this show is what everyone needs! The topics range all over and intrigue with the different stories and guests. Must listen!

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Where has this been my whole life?

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Excellent hosts!

Great host with real world experience. A must subscribe!!

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