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Back Trails and Burnouts w/ @Uuhhian
This week the new homie @Uuhhian joins us on the podcast to talk about building his shop with his grandfather, the dozens of bikes he's working on inside, blowing tires on burnouts in town and so much more. 
2:21:34
November 15, 2019
Long Story Short w/ @TheTravelingLarry
This week we chop it up with Larry (@TheTravelingLarry) about his 7 months of living on the road and how to do it in style. This is a story you will not want to miss so grab a beer, grab some friends and pay the fuck attention!
2:59:56
November 8, 2019
Shop Talk in the Chop Shop
This week we had to scramble at bit having lost a guest at the last minute, so instead we take you on an audio tour of the garage of Loctite and Fatman to go over some of the projects in the works, stories from the heart of Melrose and some other strange tales. The audio is a little rough on this one because of some interference with the recorder from our phones, bear with the sound and expect our usual quality on the next one. 
1:27:14
November 1, 2019
Everyone's Buzzin about the Greasy Dozen
This week on the show, we sit next to some iced coffees to talk over our plans for each of our Greasy Dozen entry builds and strategize on how to approach them, take some live kicks in the dick from you lowlifes and have a quick Q&A about a recent show in CT. 
2:16:02
October 24, 2019
Lowlife Listener Q&A
This week we take questions from you Lowlife listeners! Tune in to hear us give you all the answers you need in your life, and a few you didn't. 
3:07:58
October 18, 2019
The Us Tour, Chicken Fingers and More w/ @Whiskyeye
This week we chop up the crazy adventures of the one and only Whiskyeye who just returned from her 3 week tour across the United States. Want to know where to find a bar in the middle of a ghost town? Learn how to safely travel to the epicenter of a murder mystery podcast? Or maybe you want to know how to find the best chicken fingers in the US. No matter what you're after, you'll find it in this week's show. Enjoy!
2:04:14
October 11, 2019
Pre Winter Updates & Monthly Giveaway
This we're back at home, catching up on what projects we've got floating around in the shops, future tool (and welder) purchases and of course our monthly giveaway. It's Friday muthafuckas!
2:05:00
October 3, 2019
#LowlifeGarageTour: @FishtankWhisky
This week we travel to the garage of NH chopper builder @FishtankWhisky to hear about his 70's triumph chopper, 86 sporty and 02 sporty, all of which have some killer stuff going on. Kick back and enjoy the show!
2:18:58
September 26, 2019
Road Trippin w/ @TrueLoveSpeedShop
This week we're joined by Nick & Matt from True Love Speed Shop who stopped in during their Northeast tour to visit the Lowlife Chopper Studio here in New Hampshire. We talk about their killer Fuel Cleveland builds, previous projects, business ownership and even some hunting tips!
2:32:52
September 20, 2019
Nuthin' but Harleys w/ @Arlon_Tous
This week we chop it up with Arlon about winning this year's Born Free Flathead giveaway, his 60's Ironhead projects and much more. 
2:42:10
September 13, 2019
#LowlifeGarageTour: @BadfishKustoms
This week we chop it up with Brandon aka @BadfishKustoms as we take the garage tour to his shop to discuss his greasy dozen build, favorite tools and more.
2:22:28
September 5, 2019
Teeth Deep at Deadbeat Retreat
This week we chop up the recap of the legendary deadbeat retreat. So pull up those Dyna bro socks and get ready to go teeth deep!
2:13:24
August 29, 2019
#LowlifeGarageTour: @DeadbeatCustoms
This week we sit down with Steve, the man behind Deadbeat Customs in Tewksbury, MA. We talk about how the brand got started, what it’s like running a business at this scale and of course the DEADBEAT RETREAT. We better be seeing all you listeners there!
1:17:56
August 23, 2019
#LowlifeGarageTour: @Chopperfisher
This week we head to the garage of Matty aka @chopperfisher. We talk about his sweet setup, the XS650 he’s building and much more. Also, we tested out our new mobile recording device which will make chopper trips much easier than carrying the whole studio setup.
1:51:08
August 16, 2019
Queen City Pregame
This week we chop it up with Joel (@dogfood_lid) and Colin (@boiled_gatorade) about the upcoming Queen City Chopper Show, Aug 17th, in our neighboring town, Manchester, NH. Get your ass to the show! Outro music credits to Yellow Stitches “Queen City Eve”
1:46:32
August 9, 2019
Road Stories with Custom Destruction
This week we chop it up with the one and only Wes of Custom Destruction (and the Chop N Roll Podcast). Some great stories are on tap in this episode and you better stick around until the end to see which of you is going home with a custom helmet in this months giveaway!
1:56:29
August 2, 2019
#LowlifeGarageTour : @Feeneyfilms
Last week we celebrated our one year anniversary of starting the podcast, this week we kick off year 2 with the #LowlifeGarageTour where we’ll be traveling to the garages of local (and non local) builders all year long and recording our episodes on site. This week, we visited Chester, NH-based builder @Feeneyfilms for some shovels, steaks, brews and garage walkthrough. Welcome to year 2!
1:48:00
July 26, 2019
One Year of Lowlife Chopper 🤘🏼
This week we celebrate One Year of the Lowlife Chopper Podcast! Join us down memory lane as we recap our weekend at Hardtimes and some of the memories from the last year.
1:53:24
July 19, 2019
Chicken Fried Chats w/ Chicken Rick
This week we chop it up with CT legend and garage guru Chicken Rick aka Chicken Fried Rick about his latest build, recent trips, upcoming plans and much more
1:39:56
July 11, 2019
Worlds Collide w/ Fatman Custom Motors
This week we talk big news with Fatman Custom Motors and our own Loctite about some exciting changes for these two builders.
1:48:56
July 5, 2019
Side Hustle Shop Talk
This week we talk all things side hustle. What type of work should you do? How do you know when it’s time to go full time? What tools do you buy and when? We don’t know it all, but we will get into all this and more as we share our experiences.
2:11:59
June 28, 2019
Full Advance w/ Kiebler Kustoms & Lucky Horseshoe Customs
This week we bring you everything you need to know about wiring all in one kick ass episode with the talented duo Cody of @kieblerkustoms & Kevin of @horseshoe_customsllc. Also, we give some updates on what’s in our shops and more.
2:27:24
June 21, 2019
Bachelor Party Weekend
This week we chop up the bachelor party weekend, how it feels to ride peg to peg on handbuilt chops and updates on our shop projects.
2:07:16
June 14, 2019
50 Years Strong w/ Paughco
This week we chop it up with Glen & Kyle of Paughco, recap our weekend projects and prepare for a weekend of camping
2:43:00
June 7, 2019
Greasy Dozen Recap
This week we recap the shenanigans from the Greasy Dozen, update you on the tropical chops and talk even more welding 🤘🏼
2:00:32
May 31, 2019
Tooling Up with Old Man Motors
This week were joined by MA-based @Old_Man_Motors who talks about setting up his shop, the importance of investing in yourself, business lessons for small business owners and much more.
2:00:08
May 24, 2019
Listener Q&A
This week we’re joined by our good buddy @astroman1985 as we recap the kickass time we had at the wild rabbit show, field questions from you lovely lowlifes and give some updates on our shop endeavors.
2:03:52
May 17, 2019
Double Stack w/ Caleb Denton & Wild Rabbit
This week we’ve got a double stack episode for you Lowlife’s! First we talk with the super talented Caleb Denton about his People’s Champ build hitting the final 6 and then were joined by Jace of Madhouse Motors and Ryan of 815NH to talk all things Wild Rabbit Moto Show.
2:50:40
May 10, 2019
The Sultan of Seats w/ Counterbalance Cycles
This week were joined by Wes of counterbalance cycles in Rhode Island who most likely made the seat that’s on your chopper right now. We talk about how he got started making seats, when it was time to take it full time, how to make the coolest pool you’ve ever seen and much more!
2:18:48
May 2, 2019
Going Full Time w/ Fatman Custom Motors
This week we talk with Steve, owner of Fatman Custom Motors in Melrose, MA about the various customer bikes he has in his shop currently, how he knew it was time to take his side hustle full time and much more.
2:10:40
April 26, 2019
The Road to Born Free w/ Eazy Co
This week were joined again by people’s champ builder John Repetto of the Eazy Co in Worcester, MA and special guest Astroman1985 to talk about the bike John and Craig Kenyon are building for this years people’s champ. As always, we also get into the weeds on camping, hammocks and looting cranberry fields for vintage sprinter front ends.
3:02:54
April 18, 2019
Milwaukee Murderer w/ Lowbrow Customs
This week were joined by Tyler Malinky, Founder of Lowbrow Customs. We talk about how motorcycles became a part of his life, The build that secured his landspeed record at the Salt Flats, and even an exclusive announcement here on the Lowlife Chopper podcast that you’ll have to listen in to hear.
2:09:32
April 12, 2019
Queen City Kings
This week we talk with two local builders @Dogfood_Lid_ and @Fishtankwhisky out of Manchester NH aka “Queen City.” From badass seatless evo chops to vintage triumphs, this episode has a little something for all the garage builders out there.
2:24:12
April 5, 2019
Babes, Bugout Bikes & Beards
This week we sit down with Amy of Babes, Bikes & Beards to talk about her bugout bike build for the greasy dozen and all the skills it takes to build something truly unique. Enjoy!
2:34:00
March 29, 2019
Building the Legacy with Biltwell
This week were joined by Bill Bryant, Co Founder/Brand Manager of the iconic Biltwell brand to discuss how motorcycles became a part of his life, navigating the motorcycle landscape and saving the legendary People’s Champ competition we’ve all come to love.
1:58:20
March 22, 2019
Heirloom Quality Shit w/ Vintage Technologies
This week we talk with Born Free 10 and 11 builder Hawke of Vintage Technologies about his off the wall knuckle and shovelhead builds, how he got his start and what’s in store for him in the future. Enjoy!
2:19:12
March 15, 2019
E True Hollywood Story: The Eazy Company
This week, we sit down with Worcester’s finest bike building duo, the Eazy Company. We talk about their People’s Champ 7 build, how soaps and DC shoes ruled the early 2000’s, side of the road sagas and much more. Tune in to listen to the guys behind some of the most legit shows in the Northeast and how their story started. DO NOT FORGET to cast your vote for Eazy Company TODAY at https://www.biltwellinc.com/wtf/2019/03/biltwell-peoples-champ-2019-round-1/
3:31:28
March 8, 2019
Mainely Choppers with MotocompoMag
This week we chop it up with Maine chopper builder, rider and editor/creator of the MotocompoMag zine. Catch everything from his pre unit collection to the beginnings of his northeastern based zine and what he likes to feature.
1:58:36
March 1, 2019
Frankenmotors with 4th Floor Chop Shop
This week we chop it up with Curt (@4th_floor_choppers) who takes us through his progression from your average American Ironhead owner to a 2nd time born free invited builder and where his journey all started. Some key highlights on this show include how he manages to pull parts from iron heads, shovelheads, panheads and more and mix them all into one single machine. You won’t wanna miss this one!
2:02:00
February 22, 2019
“Times Were Had” w/ Dirtybuilds
This week we sit down with the crew from @Dirtybuilds out of good ol CT. We talk powdercoating, wheel lacing, hilarious hack stories and more. Enjoy!
1:55:04
February 15, 2019
All Stainless Everything with Christian Newman
This week we chop it up with one of our all time favorite builders, Christian Newman. We talk about his born free winning stainless knucklehead, turbo shovelhead, favorite shop tools and how it all got started for him.
2:07:40
February 8, 2019
“Don’t Wait Til June” with Matty
This week were joined by Matty (@fauxsmobile) who gives us some golden nuggets on getting your tins ready before the riding season begins and much much more.
2:11:36
February 1, 2019
Backyard Dreams with Madhouse Motors
This week were joined by the talented @jshia, owner of @MadhouseMotors in the Alston area of Boston, MA and co worker (and owner of one hell of a Boston accent) @acewithaj. The pair talk about how the shop got started, some of their out of the box builds and more. Enjoy!
2:06:52
January 25, 2019
Metal Prep Ways & Garage Days
This week we talk metal prep, CP gives a savage update, Grease chops up some road star progress, the gang pretends to understand points and much more. Enjoy!
1:43:32
January 18, 2019
Diagnostic Tricks & TIG Tips
This week we go over where to start when your chop refuses to, what we’ve been up to on our bikes lately, some tips on what you need to start TIG welding today and more!
1:18:41
January 11, 2019
“One Piece at a Time” with Chopper Bob
This week we go over come upcoming event and sit down with Chopper Bob to talk tech on his race bike and pan builds so PAY ATTENTION!
2:04:48
January 4, 2019
Talkin’ Shop with Custom Destruction
This week was a big one! We talk about two previous podcast guests who got selected for the Greasy Dozen, a good friend who will be building a bike for the people’s champ section of born free and talk shop with Wes, host of the chop and roll podcast and previous host of Riders on the Norm!
1:43:04
December 28, 2018
Left Coast Dreams w/ LNSPLTBLVD
This week were joined by Son from LNSPLTBLVD to talk west coast Chopper scene, the creation and goals of the group, his kickass shovel build and how you can learn a new language by watching the Disney channel! For some killer footage of what these guys get up to, check out the following link https://youtu.be/Pj-lV_H5DZo
1:29:32
December 21, 2018
Chicken Rick & Winter Chop Luck
This week on the show we recap our winter chop luck sponsor shindig, and sit down with the man behind www.chopshit.com, Chicken Rick.
2:07:21
December 14, 2018
“Suck, Bang, Blow, Go” with Voodoo Vintage
This week were joined by Michael from Voodoo Vintage to discuss his path leading up to motorcycles, how he came to own Voodoo Vintage and where he plans to take the company in the future.
1:59:00
December 7, 2018
“It Won’t Fuckin Die” with Fatman Custom Motors
This week on the podcast we’re joined by new sponsor @Fatman_Custom_Motors who takes us through his career as a professional mechanic turned small business owner, along with some tips for improving your tool setup.
2:16:16
November 30, 2018
Happy Chopsgiving!
This week on the podcast we talk about our thanksgiving plans, how to properly hunt deer while eating chips, Harley and the Davidson's and more. As always thank you to our sponsors for making the show possible, and happy thanksgiving from all of us at Lowlife Chopper Podcast!
2:10:48
November 23, 2018
New Hotness & New Builds with Astroman1985
Long time listener and friend of the show (@Astroman1985) joins us to talk about what he's got in the garage and what's going to be keeping him busy this winter season. We also talk a little more about exclusivity in the community and what makes a chopper a chopper. Thank you to all of our sponsors for making this show possible -Chopshit.com -Krazy Kustoms -Famous for Nothing -Babes Bikes & Beards -Fatman Custom Motors
1:48:34
November 16, 2018
Carb Cleaning, Frame Jigs & Hell Yea
This week on the podcast we talk about how and why our bikes continue to remain not running and take calls from our new sponsor Famous for Nothing, and longtime listener 5814 SpeedCo joins us to talk about a frame jig he designed for the average joes out there looking to up their game on future builds. As always thank you to our sponsors and our supporters for making this show possible. Keep it sketchy!
1:30:40
November 9, 2018
Tank Babies with Babes Bikes & Beards
This week on the podcast we're joined by our longtime sponsors Amy & Chris of @BabesBikesBeards! We dive into topics like how to make bad decisions like riding a chopper, kickass events they've been putting on, travel tales and suitcases full of booze. Believe us when we tell you, you're not gonna want to miss this one... Thank you as always to our sponsors -Babes Bikes & Beards (B3) -Famous For Nothing -Chopshit.com -Krazy Kustoms And of course to our supporters for making the show possible -Tom's Cycle Barn -Dennis Ho -Steven Loiselle -Bryan Hathaway -Mandi -Patrick Spada -Sandra Bower -Albert Honaker -Dan Bliss -Randall Morin
2:24:44
November 1, 2018
Choppers Are All About Fitting In
This week on the podcast we're joined by Brandon (@BadFishKustoms) and Matty (@KrazyKustoms) and even a special guest call in as we take a few questions from our listeners including exclusivity in the chopper community, how to ditch your front brake, riding with a jockey shift setup and much more. This week was a long one so buckle up and let us help get you through your Friday! Thank you as always to our sponsors -Babes Bikes & Beards (B3) -Chopshit.com -Krazy Kustoms And of course to our supporters for making the show possible -Tom's Cycle Barn -Dennis Ho -Steven Loiselle -Bryan Hathaway -Mandi -Patrick Spada -Sandra Bower -Albert Honaker -Dan Bliss -Randall Morin
2:25:32
October 26, 2018
Winter Prep, Tool Kit Essentials & Brand Arguments
This week we chop up how to get your bike ready for the cold weather, what to put in your toolkit over the winter so you're ready to roll in the spring, and as always we shit on each other's bike brands. Huge thanks to our sponsors for making the show possible -www.chopshit.com -Babes Bikes & Beards (aka B3) -Krazy Kustoms Thank you as well to our kickass supporters that help keep our show going -Dennis Ho -Steven Loiselle -Mandi -Albert Honaker -Randall Morin
1:48:35
October 18, 2018
Special Guests and Hard Opinions
On this week's episode, we're joined by 3 special guests...one who you've heard before and two who you've likely also heard, but never on our show. Listen in to find out who we had the pleasure of chopping it up with this week. As always, a huge thank you to our sponsors... www.chopshit.com Babes Bikes Beards Krazy Kustoms And to our generous supporters Steven L, Mandi, Patrick S, Albert H & Randall M. If you'd like to join them in supporting our show, you can do so at anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support.
2:05:52
October 11, 2018
Making the Trip with Nick Ferrero
This week on the podcast we are joined by Nick Ferrero, chopper builder and rider out of Manchester, NH who takes us through his trip out to the Catskill Mountain Thunder event in NY. If you enjoy the podcast and want to help us continue to bring it to you weekly, please consider supporting us at https://anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support. As always, thank you to our sponsors Krazy Kustoms, Babes Bikes Beards and our supporters Steven Loiselle, Albert Honaker and Amylynn Arrington.
1:48:37
October 4, 2018
The Gang Talks Nonsense
This week we get a little freeform and talk about everything from camping to guns to swap meet finds and more. As always, a huge thank you to our sponsors Krazy Kustoms (@KrazyKustoms) and Babes Bikes Beards (@BabesBikesBeards) as well as our donating supporters Albert Honaker, Steven Loiselle and Amylynn Arrington. For those of you enjoying that show that would like to join them in making a donation, you can do so at https://anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support.
1:20:02
September 28, 2018
Bike Buying Basics & Swap Scores
On this week's episode we give you the rundown on upcoming swap meets, what to look for when buying a bike private sale, updates on our builds, and more. If you'd like to support our podcast and help us continue to bring more episodes to you, you can make a donation at https://anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support
1:45:16
September 20, 2018
"It's Alive" with Chopper Bob
Chopper Bob (@NHchopperbob) joins us in a two hour chopper talk extravaganza where we hit on build inspiration, vintage ironhead tips, the chopper community over the years and much much more. Plus a few XS build updates from Grease and some big news from Loctite! Also, if you're liking the show and want to help support us in bringing it to you each and every week, please consider becoming a sponsor at https://anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support. Any and all contributions are massively appreciated.
2:10:04
September 14, 2018
Studio & Garage Plans
This week we go over what we've been working on this week, our plans for the studio, the garage mahal, the chops and more. Also, our podcast is growing quickly and we're working hard to make the show the best it can be. If you'd like to help support us in that way, please consider making a donation at https://anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support
1:33:16
September 6, 2018
Badfish Bromance
We recap Full Speed Ahead and some conversations we had with you guys at show; talk chops, builds and skills with Brandon Long (@BadFishKustoms) and Matty of (@KrazyKustoms); and riff on how choppers bring families together. Also, our podcast is growing quickly and we're working hard to make the show the best it can be. If you'd like to help support us in that way, please consider making a donation at anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support
1:11:12
August 31, 2018
Listener Q&A Roundtable
This week we field questions from you, our listeners! We talk build basics, tool setups, carb cleaning and more. Thanks to everyone for jumping in with questions for us, see you lowlifes at Full Speed Ahead this weekend. Also, our podcast is growing quickly and we're working hard to make the show the best it can be. If you'd like to help support us in that way, please consider making a donation at anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support
1:22:50
August 24, 2018
Live from the Garage Mahal
This week we chop up Loctite's work on CP's tins, my relocation to the new home, most frustrating aspects of a build, the podcast booth at Full Speed Ahead, our new #JustTheTip section and most importantly, ask some questions of YOU, the listeners. Also, our podcast is growing quickly and we're working hard to make the show the best it can be. If you'd like to help support us in that way, please consider making a donation at anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support
57:09
August 17, 2018
Camping, Build Updates and Choppahead Show
This week we catch up on the things we missed from last week's feature on chopper camping, update you on our builds and the places they've taken us, plus we sit down with Truth from Choppahead in Fall River, MA to discuss the upcoming Full Speed Ahead show on 8/24-8/25. As always, stay tuned to the end for a special discount code exclusively for listeners of the #LowlifeChopperPodcast Also, our podcast is growing quickly and we're working hard to make the show the best it can be. If you'd like to help support us in that way, please consider making a donation at anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support
1:07:52
August 10, 2018
From the graveyard to deadbeat
We recap our trip to the Deadbeat Retreat and chop it up with Matty (@Fauxsmobile) from Krazy Kustoms on how to get better results from your paint jobs. Also, our podcast is growing quickly and we're working hard to make the show the best it can be. If you'd like to help support us in that way, please consider making a donation at anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support
1:46:27
August 2, 2018
This is where we're at 🤙⚡⚡🤘
DEADBEAT RETREAT Apologies for the background noise in part of the episode. Also, our podcast is growing quickly and we're working hard to make the show the best it can be. If you'd like to help support us in that way, please consider making a donation at anchor.fm/lowlifechopperpodcast/support
1:00:56
July 27, 2018
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