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  • Woody Platt on Fly Fishing and Music

    Before The Steep Canyon Rangers, Woody was a fishing guide in his native North Carolina where he continues to guide to this day. It was fly fishing that connected Woody to comedian Steve Martin. For more than a decade, the Steep Canyon Rangers and Steve Martin have toured the world and it all started with fly fishing.
  • Trolling For Trout-Michael Crittenden

    This week Jeff talks with award-winning producer, songwriter and performer Michael Crittenden – founder and frontman for folk-rock’s Troll for Trout – who has deep roots in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and a biding passion for music that’s earned him widespread praise as an in-demand producer, player, studio owner and collaborator.

  • Riverside Coffee With Phil Wingo

    Growing up in the suburbs of Chicago played hockey and fished his local ponds. Phil combines his love for community and love for fly fishing with coffee. A couple of years back Phil launched out on his own and started Sandhill Coffee. Their mission at Sandhill is to provide customers with an ethical and environmentally conscious experience.
  • Brain Surgery and Fly Fishing

    This week Remote. No Pressure. goes international as Jeff Interviews 56 year old neurosurgeon Gerald Veekmans. The husband and father of three chil...
  • Jen Ripple Talks With Merrill Robinson

    Jen has been seen on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, featured in many media outlets including Outside Magazine, The New York Times, Trout Magazine and Blue Ridge Outdoors, who named her one of six women who are revolutionizing the fly fishing industry. In addition, she can be heard on podcasts with Orvis, The Woman Angler and Adventurer, The Kayak Fishing Show, The 12th Story, The Itinerant Angler, Fish on the Brain and others.
  • Fly Girl Ann Miller

    Ann Miller has been fishing her entire life, but can now say that she has been exclusively fly fishing for more than half that time. A life member...
  • Musicians On The Fly-Keith Scott

    Not long after his parents bought him his first guitar in the early 80’s, Keith Scott packed up his clothes and gear and headed north to the Windy...
  • Musicians On The Fly-Drew Nelson

    Michigan-born songwriter Drew Nelson joins us for a conversation on fly fishing, music and the progression of life. The world traveler has perform...
  • Musicians On The Fly- Grant Braudrick

    This week we talk with 33 year old musician and fly angler Grant Braudrick. After a stressful and suffocating job in the insurance industry, Grand...
  • Fly Fish Food With Uncle Cheech

    Creative fly tier and avid angler Clark (Cheech) Pierce spends a little time with us on the Remote. No Pressure. podcast. He talks with us about h...
  • Fly Fishing Fight Doc

    A fly fishing doctor who is not only a family physician, but stands ringside at mixed martial arts events to ensure no one dies. I figured blood, gore and dry flies would make for a great episode and I was not disappointed! As we wrapped up, I thanked Dr. Alex for being on the show and asked him how he could be contacted. He began to tell me about his foundation. After losing his wife and three daughters, Dr. Alex established the Never Alone Foundation, something that has become his passion. 
  • Next Gen Fly Fishing With KC Badger

    Rivers and streams once occupied by tweed fishing jackets and bamboo creels have been flooded with flat bill caps and tattoos. No doubt we’ve seen a shift in the demographic of fly, but is this the future?