Conversations with Big Rich

Big Rich Klein

Hear conversations with the legacy stars of rockcrawling and off-road. Big Rich interviews the leaders in rock sports.

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Goatbuilt founder Drew Burroughs on Episode 112
Goatbuilt founder Drew Burroughs on Episode 112No stranger to hard work, Clifton Slay is back in off-road, on Episode 111Work ethic should be his middle name, Nate Hunt, on Episode 110King of the full-size GMCs, Stephen Watson on Episode 109Classic over-achiever, Tom Yash, shares his life on Episode 108WE Rock Spotter, Russell Battles, making great decisions on Episode 107Low-voltage electronics and off-road, with Mike Stump on Episode 106Competitive newcomer, Skip Scott, on Episode 105Season Two Recap for Episode 104
It's been an awesome two years of podcasting at Conversations of Big Rich. In this episode we share the stats and some highlights.102 guests: 91 men, 11 women8114 minutes of content52,000 downloads with over 4 million minutes listened toEpisodes mentioned:Bob Bower – Episode 55 and 56Jack Bettio – Episode 75Emily Miller – Episode 29Larry McRae – Episode 15Rob Bender Park – Episode 8Charlie Melchner – Episode 4Then enjoy a replay of Episode #1The first, the pillar episode of the Big Rich podcast is live! In this episode Shelley interviews Big Rich about the beginning of rock crawling for him. It’s a perseverance story, a succeed at all costs, a bootstrapping, I want this so bad, I’ll do whatever it takes.  Almost twenty years later, WE Rock is still strong. Come along for the journey, see where it all began.Season 1, Episode 1 with Big Rich Klein7:20 Who yells “What’s the name of your club?” to guys he’s never met before?16:56 Cease and desist ordered delivered at his very first rock crawl24:32 You want how much money? How a county judge helped us out.30:13 Why we needed a 'Noise Study' at a gun range33:39 The penalty for being trashy42:32 The birth of WE Rock, but not without some controversy52:31 No sleeves allowed! Reno Rocks is off the hook54:31  Debacle in Farmington 200964:39 The Taj Mahauler lives74:36 Dirt Riot is born82:44  2020 begins, here's what it looks like85:34 How 4Low Magazine comes with 20 years of plans92:14 The history of off-road and why it matterSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/BigRich)
Mar 31 2022
1 hr 58 mins
Epic Phil Norvold of Max-Bilt fame on episode 103Off-road videographer, Crazy Doug Hayduk, on Episode 102Warn’s PR Manager, Andy Lilienthal, on Episode 101Modern Jeeper, Corey Osborne, on Episode 100Alan Woodson of Axis Fab on Episode 99IH8MUD founder, Brian “Woody” Swearingen, on Episode 98Rusty's Off-Road, Rusty Megois talks strategy and friendships on Episode 97Multi-faceted, Poly Dave Schlossberg tells his story on Episode 96East coast native, engineer Scott Trimarco on Episode 95Living life on his own terms, Randy Ellis on Episode 94Christian Hazel of MotorTrend Group on Episode 93