20 episodes

Fresno\'s first podcast. Josh and Mike talk about Fresno culture, music and media.

Flowing With Famous - Fresno Culture Podcast Local Fresno Podcast

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    • 4.5 • 15 Ratings

Fresno\'s first podcast. Josh and Mike talk about Fresno culture, music and media.

    Valley Children, Driving In Fresno and Sweating Out The Summer

    Valley Children, Driving In Fresno and Sweating Out The Summer

    Greetings fellow Fresno and Central California enthusiasts. In this month's show we talk about Valley Children's Hospital paying for naming rights at Bulldog Stadium, Fresno traffic being better than Portland's, Fresno finally has pot dispensaries, Summer Sweat and a lot more Fresno.

    Band Of The Episode: WhoIsGene?

    Thank you for listening!

    DOWNLOAD: FlowingWithFamousAug22.mp3

    (Maybe one or two cuss words, alert!)

    Check some links to support your hosts:

    Josh's other podcast Aikido Discussed. 
    Josh at the Fresno Bee.

    Josh's local music newsletter: Bandgeeeek.substack.com.

    Josh's bands: It'll Grow Back, Big Balls, and the Strikingly Originals. 

    Mikey's new newsletter: Fresno! Fresno! and: Drinking & Thinking.

    Check Mike's blogs The Fresnan and Mikey Top Pour.
    Plus the podcasts Get Off My Podcast, The Perfect Pour.

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Can River Park Be Cool and Fresno Dive Bars

    Can River Park Be Cool and Fresno Dive Bars

    Welcome back to Fresno's original podcast, Flowing With Famous. 

    This month we talk about the new Ragin Records in River Park and try to decide if this makes River Park cool and does it even deserve to have something like a cool record store?

    Where have all the June Bugs gone?

    Band Of The Episode: Sharks Of Dance.

    We also talk about the return of Audra Mcdonald and get into a large Fresno dive-bar discussion.

    Thank you for listening!

    DOWNLOAD: FlwoingWithJuly22.mp3

    (Occasional cussing alert!)

    Check some links to support your hosts:

    Josh's other podcast Aikido Discussed. 
    Josh at the Fresno Bee.

    Josh's local music newsletter: Bandgeeeek.substack.com.

    Josh's bands: It'll Grow Back, Big Balls, and the Strikingly Originals. 

    Mikey's new newsletter: Fresno! Fresno! and: Drinking & Thinking.

    Check Mike's blogs The Fresnan and Mikey Top Pour.
    Plus the podcasts Get Off My Podcast, The Perfect Pour.

     

    • 1 hr 28 min
    Fresno Is Not For Tourists

    Fresno Is Not For Tourists

    Welcome to your monthly look a Fresno culture. This week we mention some things like:

    Fresno On Next Door.
    Heat is coming and can you take it?
    Fresno is for working not for tourists.
    Band Of The Episode: Great Northern.
    Bands using Fresno as a home base.
    A historic Fresno burger.
    Some love for Great Day!
    And much more!

    DOWNLOADABLE: FlowingWithFamousJune22.mp3

    (Occasional cussing alert!)

    Thank you for listening!

    Check some links to support your hosts:

    Josh's other podcast Aikido Discussed. 
    Josh at the Fresno Bee.

    Josh's local music newsletter: Bandgeeeek.substack.com.

    Josh's bands: It'll Grow Back, Big Balls, and the Strikingly Originals. 

    Mikey's new newsletter: Fresno! Fresno! and: Drinking & Thinking.

    Check Mike's blogs The Fresnan and Mikey Top Pour.
    Plus the podcasts Get Off My Podcast, The Perfect Pour.

    • 1 hr 30 min
    Fresno Tower Theatre Drama and High Speed Rendering - May In 2022

    Fresno Tower Theatre Drama and High Speed Rendering - May In 2022

    Welcome back to another exploration of Fresno culture known as Flowing With Famous!

    This month we will be talking about such things as:

    A full postgame on Porchfest 2022.
    Fresno is buying the Tower Theatre, is it as good a thing as it appears?
    Band Of The Episode: Sparklejet "Winding Up My Head"
    High-Speed Rail is still a thing and might look super awesome one day.
    Downtown Fresno is a thing, yes.
    Why do we love the mid-range restaurants in Fresno?
    Mr. Fresno is leaving Fresno.
    There is a size of venue that still evades Fresno's grasp.
    These and other Fresno things!

    DOWNLOADABLE FILE: FlowingWithFamousMay22.mp3
    (a few cuss words sprinkled in)

    Thank you for listening!

    Check some links to support your hosts:

    Josh's other podcast Aikido Discussed. 
    Josh at the Fresno Bee.

    Josh's local music newsletter: Bandgeeeek.substack.com.

    Josh's bands: It'll Grow Back, Big Balls, and the Strikingly Originals. 

    Mikey's new newsletter: Fresno! Fresno! and: Drinking & Thinking.

    Check Mike's blogs The Fresnan and Mikey Top Pour.
    Plus the podcasts Get Off My Podcast, The Perfect Pour.

    • 1 hr 33 min
    Porchfest Pregame, Fresyes Postgame and Tearing Down Old Downtown Fresno

    Porchfest Pregame, Fresyes Postgame and Tearing Down Old Downtown Fresno

    Welcome to April's episode of Flowing With Famous, Fresno's culture podcast. Some of the things we will talk about:

    What did we think of Fresyes Fest 2022?
    Downtown is the event space of Fresno.
    Porchfest is here, it's gonna be cool.
    Band Of The Episode: The Sleepover Disaster.
    Old Downtown buildings that have been torn down.
    Palm Hil.
    Is Savemart Ok?
    Do we care about Pearl Jam.
    This and more!

    DOWNLOAD: FlowingWithFamousApril22.mp3
    (Light cussing)

    Thank you for listening!

    Check some links for your hosts:

    Josh's other podcast Aikido Discussed. 
    Josh at the Fresno Bee.

    Josh's local music newsletter: Bandgeeeek.substack.com.

    Josh's bands: It'll Grow Back, Big Balls, and the Strikingly Originals. 

    Mikey's new newsletter: Fresno! Fresno! and: Drinking & Thinking.

    Check Mike's blogs The Fresnan and Mikey Top Pour.
    Plus the podcasts Get Off My Podcast, The Perfect Pour.

    • 1 hr 31 min
    Flowing Rogue With Fresno Chains - Flowing With Famous March 2022

    Flowing Rogue With Fresno Chains - Flowing With Famous March 2022

    Welcome back to Fresno's First Podcast, Flowing With Famous.

    This month we talk about a couple of Fresno festivals happening this month, one of them happening NOW (Rogue Festival) even though we might have said another time - because we recorded earlier than usual. Anyway, SOME of the things:

    The Rogue Festival is back!
    Do we want any of these restaurant chains in town?
    We lost Dugout Cookies.
    Fresno burgers: where are the best?
    Band Of The Episode: Fatty Cakes & the Puff Pastries!
    Mike Oz is a Fresno gem.
    Memory Map: Blackstone & Shaw.
    These things and more.

    DOWNLOAD: FlowingWithMarch22.mp3
    (Heads-up: there might be a cuss word here and there)

    Check some links for your hosts:

    Josh's other podcast Aikido Discussed. 
    Josh at the Fresno Bee.

    Josh's local music newsletter: Bandgeeeek.substack.com.

    Josh's bands: It'll Grow Back, Big Balls, and the Strikingly Originals. 

    Mikey's new newsletter: Fresno! Fresno! and: Drinking & Thinking.

    Check Mike's blogs The Fresnan and Mikey Top Pour.
    Plus the podcasts Get Off My Podcast, The Perfect Pour.

     

    • 1 hr 17 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

Maynard Dixon ,

One of the Good Fresno Podcasts

This and the Forever Fresno Show are two of the best podcasts from Fresno.

RichGram! ,

Fresicle! Eat it!

These guys are always informative and entertaining! Keep it up boys!

Moonshooter10 ,

Plain and simple

Great talk show about Fresno. Funny. Interesting. If you don’t know now you know.

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