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Brian’s Projects

Outside of his work in the news media, Brian heads up a small company that creates original programming that supports local industry.  The following links will take you to each of the shows he’s a part of:  

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Brian’s Career

      Who knew that little guy was going to gab for a living?  Just about everyone who knew him. From his early days, his mom will share the stories of little Brian playing “The Price is Right” and giving away brand new cars at the age of 4.  In high school, he was …

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Not For The Faint of Heart – (ep127) 1/20/16

  Episode 127: This week, it’s a struggle to write a synopsis of our show because all you really need to do is look at the picture above.  Pictures CAN say a thousand words, and we’re guaranteeing several laughs for you as our Syrah tasting go off the rails pretty quickly.  And then we get …

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Celebrating The Century Mark! – (ep100) Jan 16-17

  Episode 100: The little wine show heard every week across the Northwest is celebrating a BIG birthday this weekend!   Thank YOU for listening, and for your support!   We’ve been on the air for 100 episodes, and on this show, we celebrate by bringing some of the biggest and most influential names in …

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Oooos And Ahhhhs For Umpqua Wines

    ASSOCIATEDPRESS – Local wine grape growers and wine makers are proud of the attention Umpqua Valley wineries have been receiving recently. Wine Enthusiast Magazine named Southern Oregon one of the “10 Best Wine Travel Destinations of 2016” and local wineries won 28 medals in the 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. Central Douglas …

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Oak Barrels 101: How They Influence Wine

      PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM – The ancient Celts were a people of the forest. They used a lot of wood in their daily lives, for housing, cookery and art. Sometime around the 5th century B.C., they came up with an ingenious new way with wood. They formed it into barrels for storing liquids such as …

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From Vivaldi to Van Halen – (ep126) 1/13/16

Episode 126: We continue our party into the new year with Pinot Gris tonight, and an edition of “Party Favors” you won’t soon forget!  On this episode, we asked the stars to describe their wine as a famous band or music group, and the answers take us from rock royalty, to big band, and the …

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