E0033 – Paul Holmes – Musical Journey

For Episode 33 of A Story Not Forgotten, our guest is a musician who has been performing all over the world. Paul Holmes is a former member of the Stampede Show Band who now plays French Horn and Mellophone with the Band of Outriders. He discusses his musical journey, the time it took him somewhere he never could have expected, and how music can change lives.

You can find the Band of Outriders online here:

http://www.stampedeshowband.com/outriders/about.html
https://www.calgarystampede.com/stampede/music/marching-band
https://www.facebook.com/CalgaryStampedeBandofOutriders

If you are at the Calgary Stampede, you can hear them live:

July 6 -15, 2018
6:40 p.m. – 7:10 p.m.
8:20 p.m. – 8:35 p.m.

E0032 – Jessica Nigri – Kind of a Crappy Story

In Episode 32 of A Story Not Forgotten, Liam is joined by spokesmodel, voice actor, and cosplay superstar Jessica Nigri as she shares a story about how she and her family used to amuse themselves back in the day. (And why you should never share eyeliner with her…)

View the Video Version of this Episode on our YouTube Channel

Check out Jessica’s work here:

https://www.instagram.com/jessicanigri/

https://www.youtube.com/user/jessicanigri

https://www.patreon.com/JessicaNigri

https://twitter.com/OJessicaNigri

https://www.facebook.com/OfficialJessicaNigri/

Photo by Darshelle Stevens

E0031 – Karen Sim – Time To Get Unsafe

Nothing worthwhile comes without a fight. In episode 31, artist and musician Karen Sim details the struggles that kept her from creating, and the leap of faith she made in order to try to regain her spark…

Karen’s artwork and music can be found:

https://www.facebook.com/UrbanGoatArt/

https://www.instagram.com/ksimurbangoat/

https://www.reverbnation.com/ksimurbangoat

http://www.karensim.net/

E0027 – Rina Chong – The End of the Industrial Age

Episode 27 of A Story Not Forgotten features Calgary businessperson and entrepreneur Rina Chong as she shares the story of how she worked her way through the corporate rat race to discover her true calling in the new economy and what really works for her.

Rina can be found all over the internet:
www.rinachong.com
www.igalen.com/rinachong
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BecomeABetterVersionOfYouWithRina
Twitter: https://twitter.com/RinaChong
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/healthwealthhappiness1111/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/rinachong
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNIAcorBXqjWo5kVbeHI6Sw

Photo Credit: Jennifer Peters of https://www.jkpetersphotography.com/

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E0026 – Chaleur “The Chainsaw” Jones – Warrior

Chaleur "The Chainsaw" Jones

In episode 26 of A Story Not Forgotten, Liam sits down with professional mixed martial arts fighter Chaleur “The Chainsaw” Jones. Chaleur shares a story of coming up in a sport that is historically a boys club, and how a true warrior faces off against an opponent, and an ego, from a higher weight class.

Please support Chaleur by subscribing to her social media channels:
Twitter: @CTheChainsawJ : https://twitter.com/CTheChainsawJ
Facebook: Chaleur The Chainsaw Jones : https://www.facebook.com/Chaleur-The-Chainsaw-Jones-213616811987237/
Instagram: @chaleurjones : https://www.instagram.com/chaleurjones/

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E0025 – Kyle and Marie-Claire Gould – Love Story


In this special Valentine’s Day episode of A Story Not Forgotten, Liam sits down with longtime friends and fellow podcasters Kyle and Marie-Claire Gould as they share each of their recollections of the events that brought them together in a love story that spans years and crosses continents…

Tavern Tales podcast hosted by Kyle and featuring Marie-Claire:
http://www.taverntales.ca/
https://www.facebook.com/taverntalespodcast/
Twitter: @tavern_tales

What the Force podcast hosted by Marie-Claire and occasionally co-hosted by Liam:
http://whattheforce.ca/
https://www.facebook.com/Whattheforcepodcast/
Twitter: @Wtforceshow

Kyle Play:
http://www.morpheustheatre.ca/?page_id=2199

E0024 – Bret Hart – Making of a Legend

In this episode of A Story Not Forgotten, Liam is joined by professional wrestling hall of famer, Bret “The Hitman” Hart, for a story from his days competing in high school wrestling, working the ticket booth for Stampede Wrestling, and character building experiences that he would take with him the rest of his life.

You can enjoy this episode in Video format on our YouTube Channel or via audio only format on this page.  Please remember to subscribe and tell everyone you know!!!

*Content Warning* Some strong language

Bret receives an honorary degree in his hometown of Calgary, Alberta
http://www.mtroyal.ca/AboutMountRoyal/MediaRoom/Newsroom/bret-hart-honorary-degree.htm

WWE Hall of Fame 2006 Induction of Bret “The Hitman” Hart

 

E0023 – Prophesied and J-Ross – Fight Hate with Love

In our first episode of 2018, Liam is joined by multi-discipline artists and entertainers, Prophesied and J-Ross of the Hip Hop duo Tha Fax. They share stories of their run-ins with the ugly faces of racism across Canada, and prove that the only true way to fight hate is with love.

This is not the easiest topic to discuss, and there is some strong language throughout. It should go without saying, CONTENT WARNING.

Look for the new album from Tha Fax, Twisted Mirrors, coming out February 2018.

Find them on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/prophesiedmd
https://www.facebook.com/jay.rosscrawford
https://www.facebook.com/ThaFaxMusic

Find them on Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/prophesiedmd
https://www.instagram.com/jayrosscrawford
https://www.instagram.com/thafaxmusic

Find them on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/prophesiedmd
https://twitter.com/BabyJayRoss

Twisted Mirrors will be released by Infinite Elements
http://www.infiniteelements.ca
https://www.facebook.com/infiniteelements
https://www.instagram.com/infinite_yyc

 

E0022 – Lourdes Juan – Leftovers

On this episode of the A Story Not Forgotten podcast Liam speaks with Lourdes Juan, founder of a not-for-profit called the Leftovers Foundation. Every year in Canada, we throw away over $31 Billion worth of perfectly good food. This has been a huge problem for many years, but this Calgarian entrepreneur is stepping up with a solution. Working with organizations like Cobs Bread and Starbucks, along with more than 200 volunteers in Calgary & Edmonton, they redirect more than 4,000 pounds of food each week to organizations that help to get that food where it is needed most.

Visit the Leftovers Foundation website: http://rescuefood.ca

E0021 – Michael Dargie and Jennifer MacLean – Space Western

Dropbear & Panda

On this episode of the A Story Not Forgotten podcast, Liam sits down with Calgary comedy duo and filmmakers Dropbear & Panda (Michael Dargie & Jennifer MacLean) to hear their story about a 48 hour film challenge they participated in for the Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo.

The film:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ML977IRik7s&feature=youtu.be

The filmmakers:
https://www.facebook.com/dropbearandpanda/
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1dgFWPLP8UVxZgrvEdGiLg/featured
http://www.funnyordie.com/dropbearandpanda