Displaying all 20 episodes

Fest Friends Episode 13: Bye, 2020! Hello, 2021!

SO LONG, 2020! We discuss our favorite 2020 albums, TV shows, movies, concerts (the few we were fortunate enough to attend), games, and more! We also get into some 2021 goals we have as well.

Fave Albums of 2020...So Far

Fest Friends Podcast Episode 12 Two best friends podcasting about concerts, music festivals, and so much more! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! We also go on tangents about a bunch of other stuff we love, like movies, TV shows, and video games. Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com, and we will feature on the show.

Episode 11: Bully's Sugaregg

Two best friends podcasting about concerts, music festivals, and so much more! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! We also go on tangents about a bunch of other stuff we love, like movies, TV shows, and video games. Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com, and we will feature on the show.

Episode 10: Friday Nights In America

Two best friends podcasting about concerts, music festivals, and so much more! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! We also go on tangents about a bunch of other stuff we love, like movies, TV shows, and video games. Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com, and we will feature on the show.

Episode 9: Wild World

In this episode: - Wild World: The world without live music and being able to go anywhere…, George Floyd & the Black Lives Matter movement, working from home - Afterglow: Quarantine highlights and updates - backyard, livestreams (Brownies and Lemonade, Live Broadcasts like Flume this past week and Odesza’s Lolla 2018 set, Code Orange at the start of this whole thing), Zoom hangouts, playing video games - The Drop: Music festivals on hold, RIP Bay Faction, Bassnectar issues - Game Time: Almost all of my best friends have a Switch! Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town, and Sony and Xbox’s next generation updates - Hype: Madison and Clem or Denver, new music from Land of Talk out 7/31, my 30th birthday

Episode 8: Maui, festival season line-ups, and more

Two best friends podcasting about concerts, music festivals, and so much more! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! We also go on tangents about a bunch of other stuff we love, like movies, TV shows, and video games. Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com, and we will feature on the show.

Episode 7: End of the Year and Decade Favorites

Two best friends podcasting about concerts, music festivals, and so much more! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! We also go on tangents about a bunch of other stuff we love, like movies, TV shows, and video games. Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com, and we will feature on the show. In this episode: - We cover all of our favorite things of 2019 and the 2010-2019 decade! It was a great time discussing our top 10 albums of the year and more.

Episode 6

Two best friends podcasting about concerts, music festivals, and so much more! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! We also go on tangents about a bunch of other stuff we love, like movies, TV shows, and video games. Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com, and we will feature on the show.

Episode 5

Two best friends podcasting about concerts, music festivals, and so much more! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! We also go on tangents about a bunch of other stuff we love, like movies, TV shows, and video games. Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com, and we will feature on the show. In this episode: - Afterglow: Freak Out in Des Moines featuring Ganja White Night, Nick’s art show at The Fremont, Shaun’s mini-honeymoon in Chicago with Lydia seeing Ari Shaffir and Gesaffelstein, and Emo Nite. - Games we've been playing: The Outer Worlds, Fallout: New Vegas, and Pokemon Shield. - The Drop: Datsik thinks he can come back, Sonic redesign, and more!  

Fest Friends Episode 4

Two best friends podcasting about concerts, music festivals, and so much more! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! We also go on tangents about a bunch of other stuff we love, like movies, TV shows, and video games. Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com, and we will feature on the show. ENJOY! In this episode: - Shaun’s sister died. We touch on that difficult subject for a bit and give gratitude to you all for the support. - We chat about the video games we have been playing - Hype Mode o Freak Out! In Des Moines with Ganja White Night o Gandy Halloween party o Nick’s next art show at the Fremont

Shaun Solocast: My Sister Passed Away

I lost my sister. This episode is for any and all who lost someone close to them to know they aren't alone. And all those things your feeling are things I have felt as well. You will get through this and you are not alone... where ever you are.

Fest Friends Episode 3

Two best friends podcasting about concerts and music festivals! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com!  ENJOY! In this episode: - Afterglow: Electric Forest 2019! - The first segment was recorded live at Electric Forest 2019 on Friday afternoon. - Then we finally got behind the mics to discuss the rest of the festival. - Afterglow: Fourth of July, Dupe Party, Isla’s 2nd birthday, Alex Bush’s going away party and birthday party, and Clem’s going away party… We partied a lot this past month, babies!   - The Drop: A$AP Rocky in prison, Mamby on the Beach has been cancelled, and more! - Hype: Bachelor Party in Chicago!

Fest Friends Episode 2

Two best friends podcasting about concerts and music festivals! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com! ENJOY! In this episode: - Afterglow: Every Time I Die / Coheed & Cambria / Mastodon in Minneapolis - Afterglow: Limited Space - Nick’s second art show this year! - The Drop: Bonnaroo death, Forest news, and more - Hype: Electric Forest 2019! We'll run you through our entire schedule and lineup choices!

Fest Friends Episode 1

Two best friends podcasting about concerts and music festivals! Your best friends are Shaun Johnson (@shaunsjohnson) and Nick Gandy (@bazooka_nick). We're live music veterans who want to share our joy and excitement for concerts and music festivals with the world! Follow the show on social media at @festfriendspod! Send your letters to FestFriendsPod@gmail.com! ENJOY! In this episode: - Pre-Soundset hype - Full episode 1 featuring our awesome segments called Afterglow, The Drop, and Music Is a Time Machine!

FF Pod Presents: EZPZ Podcast - Vans Warped Tour 2018

A very special episode of the EZPZ Podcast has been freshly squeezed for you, lemon heads! In this episode, we discuss: - Vans Warped Tour 2018 in Shakopee, MN - Bands we saw include: - The Maine - Real Friends - Senses Fail - Grayscale - Mayday Parade - Four Year Strong - Kublai Kahn - Reel Big Fish - Simple Plan - State Champs - The Amity Affliction - Harms Way - Every Time I Die Starring the following lemon heads: Shaun Johnson Nick Gandy Alex Bush

FF Pod Presents: EZPZ Podcast - 80/35 Music Festival 2018 & The World Cup

A very special episode of the EZPZ Podcast has been freshly squeezed for you, lemon heads! In this episode, we discuss: - The state of the (World) Cup - Our experiences during Friday at 80/35 - And what we were excited for on Saturday at 80/35 Starring the following lemon heads: Shaun Johnson Nick Gandy Clement Causse

FF Pod Presents: EZPZ Podcast - Electric Forest 2018

Originally released on July 3, 2018 A very special episode of the EZPZ Podcast has been freshly squeezed for you, lemon heads! Split into two parts, Nick and Shaun discuss their experience at Electric Forest 2018! Topics discussed include Back 40 VIP amenities, day by day sets, and more!

FF Pod Presents: EZPZ Podcast - Pre-Electric Forest 2018 Hype

A very special episode of the EZPZ Podcast has been freshly squeezed for you, lemon heads! In this episode, we briefly run down our favorite picks from E3 2018 and then we go full-on hype mode for Electric Forest 2018. Listen in as we discuss Good Life Back 40, the festival map, our favorite past stories and sets, and lastly, the schedule day-by-day!

FF Pod Presents: EZPZ Podcast - Electric Forest 2016

Note: Originally aired on July 5, 2016. This is a special re-posting of our old podcast called The EZPZ Podcast. A very special episode of the EZPZ Podcast has been freshly squeezed for you, lemon heads! In this episode, we recap Electric Forest 2016.

FF Pod Presents: EZPZ Podcast - Electric Forest 2015

Note: Originally aired on July 8, 2015. This is a special re-posting of our old podcast called The EZPZ Podcast. A very special episode of the EZPZ Podcast has been freshly squeezed for you, lemon heads! In this episode, we recap Electric Forest 2015. Starring the following lemon heads: Shaun Johnson Nick Gandy Brandon Paulsen