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Interviews with People Pursuing Greatness

54 EpisodesProduced by Morgan ChristianWebsite

I interview People Pursuing Greatness, each guest is doing something great, something more than most, something that is inspirational and hopefully moves your needle - and possibly your ass off the couch. We all could do more, we all could be more, these are just some of the people and their stories… read more

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53 - Jordan Miles - Hip$ta New Mexico Musician, rapper and entrepreneur

May 28th, 2021


53 - Hip$ta is the epitome of a New Mexican and at that a New Mexican musician. A dyed in the wool rapper, which I personally have seen this man …

52 - Sam McIntosh Music Promoter Marketing Saboteur Veteran and podcaster at The Loud Spot with Sebastian

May 19th, 2021


52 - Sam McIntosh with Diamond Noise Agency, music promoter, manager, tour manager marketing genius, truck driver, Former Ranger, Iraq Veteran this man is a phenom. The Anchor, Cannibal Kids, Animal Sun are just some of …

51- Skye Avalon model, author and artist on sex spirituality and growing through exploring both

May 6th, 2021


Skye Avalon is an amazing human being an author, lifetime student, artist, businesswoman, Shibatsu rope bondage hobbyist, everyday mystic, model the list goes on and on. I loved talking to Skye. She is such a genuine …

50 - Massage Therapy adds to your health with Andrew Nez and Patrick Ryan II

March 1st, 2021


Andrew Nez is a licensed Massage Therapist in Albuquerque New Mexico. He joins Patrick Ryan II and I to talk about his practice at Aurora Sky Massage. We talk about his path to becoming a massage therapist and business …

49 - Pat. Ryan II and Christian Gonzalez Taking Care of Yourself

February 3rd, 2021


49 - Pat. Ryan II and Christian Gonzalez Taking Care of Yourself


     Today Patrick and I are joined by Christian Gonzalez soon to be a bonafide clinical Registered Physical Therapist. We talk about all things …

48 - Patrick Ryan II Holidays and Tradition

January 5th, 2021


Hope you all had a great holiday! Another month another Podcast with Patrick Ryan my favorite health guru to bring on the show. We talk holidays, …

47 - Patrick Ryan II Accountability and Balance

December 16th, 2020


Our monthly series continues with my brother and Jedi master in the athletic arts Patrick Ryan II of Aware Life ABQ online training. We talk about the continuing effect of the ever present pandemic and what it takes to …

46 - Pat Ryan II The Mental Health Episode

October 26th, 2020


The man the myth the legend Patrick Ryan II is back and dropping some of that Jedi knowledge in health and wellness. We focused on Mental health …

45 - Vicente Griego - New Mexico Flamenco Artist & Cultural Juggernaut

August 24th, 2020


Episode #45 - Vicente Griego is a New Mexico Flamenco vocalist and artist that has an amazing and otherworldly sound that comes from the heart of his heritage. He’s a stellar human being with a deep understanding of the …

44 - Dr. Mike Coltrin Scientist - Author - Explorer

February 10th, 2020


Dr. Mike Coltrin is an inspiration in what an individual can do when hard work meets hard fun. A chemist, scientist and author by trade we talk about …

43 - Dr. Jessica Troy Anglo-Saxon Medievalist talking all things middle ages

July 16th, 2019


Dr.Jessica Troy joins me on podcast episode #43. Jessica is a 'Medievalist' and she takes us on a deep look into not only Medieval literature but a …

42 - Patrick Ryan II with Aware Online Coaching Platform

July 1st, 2019


Ep. 42 Patrick Ryan II professional fitness trainer joins us again! We dive into his hybrid fitness and lifestyle company Aware Training. We try to …

41 - Edgar Hernandez Restaurant owner and entrepreneur w/ Mariscos Altamar

May 28th, 2019


Edgar joins us today talking about his family business him and his family have poured their lives into, the amazing New Mexico restaurant Mariscos Altamar. Were on location in the Los Lunas location of Mariscos talking …

40 - Brian Gray The New Mexico hunting podcast w/Spot2Stalk and Onca Gear

April 30th, 2019


Brian Gray a man of many talents a firefighter, artist, hunter, outdoorsman, amateur taxidermist father and husband joins us on the podcast talking all things hunting in New Mexico. Brian is the co founder of Spot2Stalk …

39 - Rakim Thorpe and Devin Clark UFC and MMA Fighters out of Jackson Wink Pro Gym ABQ

April 15th, 2019


Rakim Thorpe and Devin Clarke are MMA fighters training out of Jacksons Wink professional MMA gym in Albuquerque New Mexico. Devin is a pro UFC fighter with a standing record of 9-3 fights this Saturday April 20th in …

38 - Hardcore Keem Metal Reaction YouTube Brute/ Personality

April 1st, 2019


Hardcore Keem joins us on episode #38. This monster is a Youtube juggernaut who creates reaction videos of music and music videos of Metal bands with a lean towards Metal Core. We dish on Keems rise to YouTube stardom, …

37 - Polyhedra ABQ Metal Juggernauts w/ James and Alex NEW SONG IN THE CAST

March 18th, 2019


Another metal episode! Alex the vocalist and James the guitarist from Polyhedra an Albuquerque New Mexico based band kicking ass in the Metal world. …

36 - David Speed world renown graffiti artist w/ Graffiti Life and Creative Rebels Podcast

March 4th, 2019


David Speed is on episode #36 coming to us straight from the United Kingdom in London via the interwebs. David is a professional graffiti artist and now runs a world renown Graffiti company called Graffiti Life which …

35 - Buck and Dex with The Buck and Dex show ABQ and World Famous Radio Dj's

February 18th, 2019


Were on with Albuquerque, New Mexico and worldwide radio DJ legends the amazing Mr. Aaron 'Buck' Burnett and Dex Toth from the Buck and Dex show that aired for something like fifteen years in Albuquerque and world wide. …

34 - Bernardo Gallegos UNM Esports Advisor a New Mexico Esports gaming podcast

February 4th, 2019


Esports is a digital sport played professionally all around the world, it's a phenomenon years in the making. We sit down with UNM Esports program adviser Mr.Bernardo Gallegos talking about the steady buildup of …

33 - Patrick Ryan II Professional Fitness Trainer w/ Aware.Training

January 21st, 2019


APOB podcast episode #33 w/ Patrick Ryan II a Fitness Professional

Step inside the mind of modern physical fitness with one of its greatest teachers. Patrick is a career Fitness professional working to create a fluid …

32 - Brent Allen Hagel Voice Actor w/ Voice Trailer Artists

December 10th, 2018


Brent Allen Hagel is a self made mostly self taught voice over artist with humble origins and a warriors work ethic. This dude created a business out …

31 - Bob Myers W/ The International Rattlesnake Museum

October 22nd, 2018


31 - A Perch of Birds - Bob Myers W/ The International Rattlesnake Museum

Rattlesnakes, their mythos, their reality and their beauty. We sit down with the amazing Bob Meyers with the Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque's …

30 - Loe Vale Conscious Hip-Hop Artist and entrepeneur

October 8th, 2018


Interviews with People Pursuing Greatness - A Perch of Birds Presents Podcast Episode #29 with Loe Vale Conscious Hip-Hop Artist


Loe Vale is a Florida based Hip-Hop artist bringing conscious rap - a unique blend of …

29 - Ryan Little Award winning Hollywood director and cinematographer

September 24th, 2018


** Our new linktree with links to this and all of our episodes and everything we are a part of: **

Ryan joins us …

28 - Bearded Villains New Mexico w/ Mike T. Charity Officer

September 10th, 2018


Mike T. is our guest today with the Bearded Villains New Mexico Chapter. These guys take pride in their beards and in their charitable works all over …

27 - Jonathan Sims w/ No Reservations - New Mexico Filmmaker - Community Leader

August 13th, 2018


A Perch Of Birds Podcast Episode #27

A New Mexico Media Creator with Pueblo roots. Listen as we talk about the current state of affairs in media in …

26 - Ryan Halpin - Earthship Creator Sustainable Living Advocate

July 30th, 2018


Ryan Halpin known as Earthshippie on Instagram and on his website . Ryan is an inspiring Earth Ship Builder which is basically a recycled material constructed home that exists off grid and sustainably.

25 - The Anchor Denver Metal Core Band

July 13th, 2018


The Anchor is a five piece Metal-Core band from Denver Colorado. Linzey Rae on vocals, Ryan and Corey on guitar, Keenan on bass and Corey on Drums. …

24 - Santa Fe Brewing Company w/ Brian Lock Burt Boyce

June 30th, 2018


New Mexico brewery which is the "Original New Mexico brewery" is on APOB podcast on location at The Brake Room the newest taproom in downtown Santa Fe. 

We sit down with Brian Lock President of Santa Fe Brew Company and …

23 - Cannabis Business Mixer W/ Jen from The Chronicle Magazine and Josh W/ BudBoards

June 15th, 2018


Were on location in Albuquerque New Mexico at the Banque Lofts at the Cannamixer put together by our gracious hosts The Chronicle Cannabis magazine and a digital cannabis menu system with a focus on creating …

22 - Jeremey King - Performance Athlete - Ironman AWA

May 18th, 2018


Have you ever ran over 26 Miles in less than 3 hours? Have you ever ran, biked and swam over 50 miles at once? Our latest guest to humble us with his knowledge and wisdom is Jeremey King 2 time Ironman All World Athlete …

21 - Neil Valdez - Filmmaker and entrepreneur w/ Vue Q Productions

May 2nd, 2018


Neil Valdez New Mexico Native of Vue Q Productions and host Morgan Christian are on location at Satellite Coffee talking Neil's talents and hard work in the film industry. From shooting with cell phones all the way to …

20 - Freddy Contreras - Powerlifter - Athlete - Cannabis Advocate

April 16th, 2018


An interview with Freddy Contreras a multiple New Mexico state record holder in power-lifting, father and cannabis industry employee. We talk what it …

19 - Captain and Fox - APOB Podcast hosts

April 9th, 2018


Podcasts, parenting and music Fox and the Captain or Emilio and Morgan. Take a look inside what it takes to host a podcast and still pull a 9-5 like …

18 - Sergio Gutierrez - Artist - Musician NEW SONG IN THE CAST

April 1st, 2018


Musician, Artist, Creative, entrepreneur, wine connoisseur and health and wellness advocate Sergio Gutierrez is our latest guest pursuing greatness and talking about hustling in the music and art industry If you need …

17 - Nelson Santos - Volunteer Savant w/

March 23rd, 2018


What's it like to travel the world and help people selflessly, daily and still be humble? We have someone on this episode that can tell you a thing or two about gratitude and hope. Nelson Santos is our guest he's coming …

16 - Dwight Zier W/ Los Vagabonders A true travel guru and global citizen

March 16th, 2018


Finally we sit down with Dwight Zier with Los Vagabonders! Dwight runs a social media page that documents his travels all around our beautiful …

15 - Elbert Perez W/ Doghead Simulations a Virtual Reality company

March 9th, 2018


Did you ever think that you could meet in a digital world with someone from across the country? Wonder no more A Perch of Birds has brought you a one …

14 - Jared Cash W/ - Outdoorsman - Photographer - Blogger

February 11th, 2018


It is with great pleasure we bring you Jared Cash with Live New Mexico. Live New Mexico is a blog page that documents Mr. Cash’s journeys through the New Mexico wilderness. Live New Mexico brings you great photos of …

13 - The Gamebook A talented band creating video game themed music

February 2nd, 2018


APOB media welcomes The GameBook! The GameBook is a side project of Vinyl Sounds. Vinyl Sounds is made up of : Silvana Mass, Justin Marshall, Greg Parrow, Sarah Bryant and Evan Frank. The side project GamBook is a …

12 - Music Made Entertainment w/ ABQ Rappers Gilly Soul and The Real KB

January 26th, 2018


APOB Media is happy to have Music Made Entertainment on the newest episode. Today we sat down with rap artist The Real KB (Kristyn Barela) and rap …

11 - MoonHat A funky, booty-jazz filled band straight from The Duke City

January 19th, 2018


This is our funkiest freshest episode yet! Our newest episode showcases Moonhat. A “Booty Jazz” band from New Mexico. Cookie (keys, guitar, vocals), …

10 - Mr. Corey Walker W/ A Passionate speech Language Pathologist

January 12th, 2018


APOB Media is proud to present Corey Walker. Corey is Speech Language Pathologist working at a very unique facility aptly named Chatterbox. Corey is …

09 - Gato Malo & DB Gomez w/ Felix y Los Gatos Americana Band form New Mexico

January 5th, 2018


We have a special treat for you listeners in this episode as APOB Media is live and on location at Tractor Brewery Four Hills in the beautiful …

08 - Mr. Jason E. Hill - SAG actor - Search and Rescue volunteer - Veteran

December 29th, 2017


Ladies and gentleman APOB Media is proud to present Jason Hill. Jason has graced the big screen in several movie roles as well as notable TV shows …

07 - Tyler Jett and Charismatic - Two musicians creating elevated music

December 22nd, 2017


In this episode we have Tyler Jett and Chris Graves (Charismatic). Tyler is a music producer and a Music Production student at Full Sail University. …

06 - The Riddims An amazing reggae band from Albuquerque

December 15th, 2017


Coming to you live for a one of a kind episode with local reggae band The Riddims! The Riddims consist of Myles Chavez-Vocals/Lead Guitar, Donovan Ortiz-Rhythm guitar, Petey Gabaldon-Keys/Percussion, Tony Gallegos-Bass …

05 - Joshua GoodEarth Musician - Artist - Jeweler Master

December 1st, 2017


APOB is happy to bring you Joshua Goodearth! Joshua is a hip artist/rapper that brings you a musical flavor that represents Josh’s struggles, philosophy, and a straight up message that will resonate with people of all …

04 – Tammy Griego and Ran Weathers w/ Gracie Barra Jujitsu

November 24th, 2017


In this episode we sit down with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Tammy Griego; World Champion and Professional MMA fighter, and BJJ purple belt Ran …

03 - Silver String Band W/

November 17th, 2017


This episode comes to you from the 2017 Albuquerque New Mexico Brewfest with special guests The Silver String Band! The Silver String Band features …

02 - Jared Cash W/

November 10th, 2017


In this episode we hear stories from the outdoors of New Mexico with the blogger, photographer, and outdoorsman Jared Cash. Mr. Cash runs Live New Mexico, a blog page where his exploration of New Mexico is documented …

01 - Sergio Gutierrez Artist - Musician - Writer - Entrepreneur

November 2nd, 2017


Our first episode at A Perch of Birds Media features the one and only Sergio Gutierrez. Sergio hails from the small village of Los Lunas and his worked his way up the entertainment ladder to become an entertainer, …

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