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The Rick Thorne Show

The Rick Thorne Show

By Rick Thorne
The Rick Thorne Show is hosted by professional bmxer, musician, tv host and entertainer, Rick Thorne. Listen to interviews and stories of athletes, musicians, actors, designers, entertainers and basically all rad people doing rad stuff, and how they pursued and lived out their dreams. The show is intended to inspire others to follow their dreams as well and to motivate the world with positivity and PMA (positive mental attitude). Stay Rad. @therickthorneshow @rickthorne
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Episode #21 with Jason Acuna aka. Wee Man
On this episode I chat with professional skateboarder, actor, tv host and personality Jason Acuna, aka. Wee Man. On this show we talk about how he got started in skateboarding and his love for the sport. We also talk about Merge 4 Socks, a sock company that he's part owner in and how to be involved on a business level. We also talk about golf, filming for Jackass and living a van life. So listen now to how Jason lives a healthy PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his goals and dreams to inspire others. Stay Rad. FOLLOW: @rickthorne @goodguysinblack @therickthorneshow @cookingwiththethornes @iamweeman
31:41
September 13, 2020
Episode #20 with Tommy Gelinas from Valley Relics Museum
On this episode I chat with Tommy Gelinas owner and creator of the Valley Relics Museum located in the famous 'Valley' of South California. We talk about how he started the museum, and his passion for preserving the past, and how he shares his love for the valley with everyone. We talk about the amount of history that the valley has had over the years from the automobile industry, the bmx industry and the film and music industry. There is so much history in the valley, so much started there and it needs to be shared and acknowledged with the world, and Tommy has created the perfect museum for all to enjoy. So listen now to how Tommy lives a healthy PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his goals and dreams to inspire others. Stay Rad. FOLLOW: @rickthorne @goodguysinblack @therickthorneshow @theprintlab @merchmethod @valleyrelicsmuseum 
44:13
August 28, 2020
Episode #19 with Jim Lindberg lead singer of Pennywise
On this episode I chat with legendary punk rocker Jim Lindberg, the lead singer and frontman for the rad punk band, Pennywise. Jim is a man of many talents and is all about expressing himself through music, books, film, surfing and art. On this episode we talk about how Pennywise was formed, how he got into punk rock and how created and wrote his own book and documentary 'Punk Rock Dad'. We also talk about what he's doing currently with song writing, also his artwork that has been featured in Punkrock And Paintbrushes Art Shows and how important it is stay diversified and keep motivating and charging forward. So listen now to how Jim lives a healthy PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his goals and dreams to inspire others. Stay Rad. FOLLOW: @rickthorne @goodguysinblack @therickthorneshow @jimlindbergpw 
52:27
August 2, 2020
Episode #18 with pro skateboarder Andy Roy
On this episode I chat with legend pro skateboarder and tv personality Andy Roy. Andy is a survivor and is getting his life back together after years of drug abuse, so on this episode Andy shares stories of the past and how he is now improving his life through rehab. Not only has he been a professional skateboarder for years, he's also a personality on tv and has his own podcast as well. It's always inspiring to see people turn their life around for the better and Andy is a perfect example of that. So listen now to how he now lives a healthy PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad. @rickthorne @goodguysinblack @therickthorneshow
38:04
June 6, 2020
Episode #17 with legend Tony Hawk
On this episode I chat with legend pro skateboarder Tony Hawk. Me and Tony have been friends for a very long time, we have traveled the world together, and I think Tony is one of the raddest dudes ever. Why? Because he is constantly challenging himself and using his success and fame in skateboarding to help other people in need.  So on this episode we chat about him currently signing on with Vans Shoes and the plans they have together for the near future, also we talk about his foundation the 'Tony Hawk Foundation' and how they have helped 1000 skateparks get made. Plus how he got started in skateboarding, what it's like to raise kids being a pro skateboarder, and some stories of some shows and tours we both did together in the past. Tony is a perfect example of staying rad and shredding in life, so listen now to how he lives a healthy PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad. @rickthorne @goodguysinblack @therickthorneshow 
35:48
May 4, 2020
Episode #16 with David Stowe from Vannen Watches
On this episode I chat with David Stowe, the creator of Vannen Watches. We talk about how and why he started his company and what it takes to run your own business. Vannen Watches is a very unique, one of a kind watch brand, that has collaborated with a lot of successful, popular and well known musician's and bands like Public Enemy, Blink-182 and Rancid. Listen to the show now and remember to follow his brand on social media @vannenwatches for updates and products. David is a perfect example of staying rad and shredding in life, so listen now to how he lives a healthy PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad. @rickthorne @goodguysinblack @therickthorneshow 
46:27
April 9, 2020
Episode #15 with Kyle Turley pro NFL legend, musician, actor and businessman
On this episode I chat with pro NFL legend, musician, actor, businessman and over all badass Kyle Turley. We talk about his amazing CBD company NeuroXPF and the positive effects CBD can have on your body and your brain. Kyle tells us stories about his experiences as a professional football player and how cannabis and CBD saved him and freed him from a painful life. Also we talk about an upcoming movie titled 'Run Boyz' that we both will be featured in. Follow Kyle on social media @kyle_turley and his company @neuroxpf Kyle is a perfect example of staying rad and shredding in life, so listen now to how he lives a healthy PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad. Also for 20% off use my code:THORNE20 at www.neuroxpf.com
39:52
March 31, 2020
Episode #14 with Billy Biohazard, shredding musician and guitarist
On this episode I chat with guitarist and musician Billy Graziadei, aka Billy Bio, aka Billy Biohazard. We talk about how his music saved him and how it helps him deal with his life on a daily basis. That you just gotta take care of business and make it happen, stay positive and follow your heart no matter what. We also talk about his solo record, 'Billy Bio: Feed The Fire', and his other band 'PowerFlo'. We also talk about his love for Ju Jitsu and how it helps keep him grounded. Billy is a perfect example of staying rad and shredding in life, so listen now to how he lives a healthy PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
46:47
January 24, 2020
Episode #13 with Joe Sib comedian and musician
On this episode I chat with comedian and musician Joe Sib. We talk about how he got into punk rock through skateboarding and how it's lead to a number of other things in his life. Like starting and running a successful record label called, Side One Dummy to the rad bands he's been in, WAX and 22 Jacks. Also we talk about radio shows he's hosted like Complete Control Radio and how he's applied all his talents into entertainment. We discuss his latest passion and that's for comedy, he's been doing stand up comedy now for 10 years, and is constantly touring and performing. We talk about one of his recent biggest accomplishments, and thats opening up every night for Metallica on their last tour. Amazing! Joe is a perfect example to never limit yourself to doing just one thing in life, so listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
1:02:28
September 6, 2019
Episode #12 with Rampage Quintin Jackson professional MMA Bellator fighter, actor and personality
On this episode I chat with professional MMA Bellator fighter, actor and personality RAMPAGE Quintin Jackson. We talk about what it's like to train as a professional MMA fighter and what it takes physically and mentality to be one fo the best. We also talk about the positive effects CBD has on helping athletes deal with pain and how it helps him continue his career for a longer period of time. We chat about his acting career, how he got involved in acting and some of the movies and tv shows he's starred in, like 'The A-Team' and 'Jackass'.  Make sure to follow Rampage, watch him fight he's a beast in the ring, and catch him acting on the silver screen. He's a perfect example to never limit yourself to doing just one thing in life, so listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
35:28
June 9, 2019
Episode #11 with Mike 'Rooftop' Escamilla professional bmxer, tv host, stuntman and entertainer
On this episode I chat with professional bmxer, tv host, stuntman and entertainer Mike 'Rooftop' Escamilla. We talk about how he got involved with bmx, and how his style, in my opinion, changed the game. We also talk about how he flipped a helicopter on his bike for MTV, was a host on FUEL TV's 'Strangers In Danger' and movies he's appeared and acted in like 'Mall Cop'. We also talk about how he became a stuntman, and some of the stunts he's done for several Marvel Films plus other tv shows and movies. Also we talk about Uncharted Supply Co, a company he's involved with, also his love for parachuting and his own podcast 'Keep Bleeding'. Make sure to follow Mike, he's a perfect example to never limit yourself to doing just one thing in life, so listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
55:32
May 25, 2019
Episode #10 with Christian Jacobs aka MC Bat Commander from The Aquabats!
On this episode I chat with musician, skater, television producer, voice actor and former child actor, Chrisitian Jacobs, aka the MC Bat Commander from the band The Aquabats!. We talk about when and how his band The Aquabats! was formed and what's coming up with the band, and how skateboarding and punk rock had a huge influence on him growing up as a kid. Also we talk about his career as an actor as a kid and all the movies and tv shows he starred in like 'Gleaming The Cube', 'Pretty In Pink' and 'Married With Children'. Plus we talk about the tv show he co-created, the award-winning televison series 'Yo Gabba Gabba!'. And we chat about the new season of his other show he created, 'The Aquabats! Supershow'. Make sure to follow him and The Aquabats! and check them out if they're playing in your town. Christian is a perfect example to never limit yourself to doing just one thing in life, so listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
58:25
May 15, 2019
Episode #9 with Aaron Rev from the punk band The Drowns
On this episode I chat with Aaron Rev from the punk band, The Drowns. We talk about what it takes to start and continue to be in a band and how by finding the right band members that are good hangs are half of it. We talk about how important it is to have a positive vibe in all that you do, and how The Drowns came together. We also talk about their recent signing to the record label Pirates Press Records, and the Rev shares some really good insight on how important a record label can be to help a band succeed to the next level. Also we play their song,  'Enteral Debate' and talk about their upcoming shows at Back to The Beach Festival and Punk Rock Bowling. Make sure to follow them and check them out if they're playing in your town. Aaron Rev is a perfect example to never limit yourself to doing just one thing in life. Listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
51:37
April 26, 2019
Episode #8 with Nate Adams professional FMX rider and XGames medalist
On this episode I chat with XGames medalist and legend FMX rider Nate Adams. We talk about what it was like growing up in Phoenix, AZ. as a kid riding motto, and the differences between a racing motto career and a freestyle motto career, and what it takes to follow your dreams and be diversified. We talk about his amazing glove company, DEFT GLOVES, that he's maintained for 10 years and what takes to run a successful business that continues to keep growing. We also talk about what it's like to juggle multiple careers while being a rad dad and husband at the same time, and how to handle all your responsibilities to take care of your family first. Plus we chat about the Nitro Circus tour, inspiring others and the importance of how music and action sports go hand in hand. Nate is a perfect example to never limit yourself to doing just one thing in life. Listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
51:58
April 16, 2019
Episode #7 with Darrin Pfeiffer legend drummer, musician and radio host
On this episode I chat with legend drummer, musician and radio host Darrin Pfeiffer. We talk about all of his bands he's been in, including being the original drummer for Goldfinger, to his current band Punk Rock Karaoke, to jamming with Good Guys In Black. We talk about what it takes to be in a band and to go through the up's and downs, to sticking with it, following your dreams and making yourself happy. Also Darrin used to ride BMX as a kid, we talk about the early days of riding and how music and action sports go hand in hand, and how he started skateboarding. We also talk about his own podcast 'The Dangerous Darrin Show', make sure to check out his show and subscribe to it. Darrin is a perfect example to never limit yourself to doing just one thing in life. Listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Also featured in this episode is the new single from the punk metal band from Los Angeles, GOOD GUYS IN BLACK 'Plastic Society'. Stay Rad.
1:06:28
March 29, 2019
Episode #6 with Dean Dickinson professional bmxer, photographer and teacher
On this episode I talk with pro bmxer, photographer, and teacher Dean Dickinson. Dean is a very creative and multi-talented human being, not only does he shred pools like no other, he is also a high school teacher that teaches photography. We talk about pool riding, how he got into photography and bmx, his book 'You Wont' that he published, his upcoming art show 'Disposable Youth', making a video part and his passion for teaching. He's a perfect example to never limit yourself to doing just one thing in life. Listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
44:57
February 21, 2019
Episode #5 with Mat Hoffman BMX legend and artist
On this episode I talk with bmx legend and icon Mr. Mat Hoffman. Mat has accomplished so much in his life, through BMX, contest series, touring, demos and shows, to running his own business and inventing more BMX tricks on a vert ramp than anyone else ever has. He has inspired so many people to never give up, and when Mat sets out on a idea or dream he brings it life, and he's known to go big. On this episode we talk about how he got into riding as a kid, how he came up with the mega ramp, the BS contest series from the 90's, some tour stories and running his bike company Hoffman Bikes on his own. Also we talk about another passion he has, which is his artwork and paintings, and how he got involved and interested in that. Listen to his stories now of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
54:56
February 6, 2019
Episode #4 with Luke 'The Dingo' Trembath professional snowboarder and tv personality
On this episode I talk with snowboarding legend and tv personality Luke 'The Dingo' Trembath. The Dingo shares his stories of how he got involved in snowboarding and how he helped start and own the legendary clothing brand, Grenade. And how he became the voice of snowboarding by hosting live events which led him to a career as a tv personality. Dingo also talks about the dark times in his life which led him to start his own foundation called 'Find Your Grind' to give back and inspire society in a positive way. Listen to his stories now of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on continually accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad
32:30
February 6, 2019
Episode #3 with Colin 'Scummy' Morrison professional FMX rider and personality
On this episode I talk with Colin 'Scummy' Morrison about how he got into freestyle motocross, his road to sobriety, and his companies SKVI underwear and SMBG clothing. We also talk about his web show called 'Recovery Today' he hosts and his own podcast called 'Talking Sobriety'. Listen now to his amazing story and how he now lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle, his new approach on continually accomplishing his dreams, and helping others turn their life around as well. Stay Rad.
37:57
February 6, 2019
Episode #2 with musician Efrem Martinez Schulz from Death By Stereo
On this episode I talk with musician and lead singer Efrem Martinez Schulz from the band 'Death By Stereo'. Listen how he transitioned into also being the lead singer of the band 'Voodoo Glow Skulls'. Plus we talk about the podcast 'Into The Weeds' which he's part of and how he's set out to make a difference to help others. Listen now to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on accomplishing his dreams. The song 'They Feed Us Death' by Death By Stereo is featured as well. Stay Rad.
54:24
February 6, 2019
Episode #1 with Steve Caballero legend professional skateboarder and artist
On this episode I talk with the inspiring and motivating skateboard legend, artist and musician, Steve Caballero. Steve shares his stories of how he go involved in skateboarding, art and music and how he sheds positivity in everything that he sets out to do. Listen to his stories of how he lives a healthy PMA (positive mental attitude) lifestyle and his approach on accomplishing his dreams. Stay Rad.
38:11
February 6, 2019