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Industry Spills, Accidents Create Opportunity To Revisit Emergency Response In The Supply Chain

October 16th, 2021

Natalie Simpson PhD, Associate Professor and Chair of Operations Management and Strategy, University at Buffalo School of Management, talks with The …

The Crude Life Week In Review Episode 427: NAPE, AI, Robotics And CNG

October 16th, 2021

This week on The Crude Life Week In Review, our special guests include:

The Crude Life Content Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews Milycia Rodriguez about their company assists and serves the oil and gas industry …

Meridian Energy CEO Continues Building The Cleanest Refinery On The Planet, More Planned

October 9th, 2021

William Prentice, CEO, Meridian Energy Group, gives an update on the Davis Refinery, the first greenfield refinery to be built in the United States in nearly 50 years.

The refinery is located in Belfield, North …

Newly Elected Chairman Christian Talks Energy, Politics And Texas

October 7th, 2021

Railroad Commission of Texas Commissioner Wayne Christian was unanimously elected Chairman for a second time in a recent vote.

The Chairman gives a brief overview and history of the Railroad Commission of Texas, …

TX Congressional Candidate Welch Talks Energy, Science And The Commercialization Of Government

October 7th, 2021

Richard Welch is running for the U.S. House of Representative in the 38th District in Texas. The district is new this year after redistricting was complete.

Welch talks about his reasons for running for office in …

New Methane Laws Could Impact 15,000 Oil And Gas Companies

October 5th, 2021

Lee Fuller, Independent Petroleum Association of America, talks about the Biden administration’s upcoming release of a major crackdown on oil and …

Energized By Horizontal And Vertical Growth

October 5th, 2021

The Crude Life Content New Correspondent Matthew Hill Interviews Patrick Comly of Brigade Energy Services about their work across Shale Play USA at …

The Crude Life Week In Review Episode 426: Recycled Water, Off Shore Outlook And ESG

September 26th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews Keith Bradford, Freemyer Industrial Pressure about innovation and industrialized pressure.

The two talk about E-Fracs, pressurized innovations, …

New Innovations Creating Positive Pressures For Industry

September 24th, 2021

The Crude Life Content New Correspondent Matthew Hill Interviews Keith Bradford, Freemyer Industrial Pressure about innovation and industrialized pressure at NAPE.

The two talk about E-Fracs, pressurized …

Engineering A Bright Future In Energy

September 23rd, 2021

The Crude Life Content Correspondent Matthew Hill Interviews Nadya James of PSI at at the Social Octane’s Oilfield Golf Games -Rocky Mountain Region …

Hispanic Heritage Month: BBQ Pitmaster Champ Shares Stories, Spices And Secrets

September 23rd, 2021

The Crude Life honors and celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month. Here’s one of our past interviews with southern BBQ celebrity and National Pitmaster Champion Junior Urias of Up In Smoke BBQ

This interview is from …

Energized Fun And Games In The Rockies

September 22nd, 2021

The Crude Life Content Correspondent Matthew Hill Interviews Shawn Forbes, OG Directory, and Ashleigh Ellis, PetroSight, at the Social Octane’s …

S.O.S. Team Solving Drilling Problems Globally

September 21st, 2021

The Crude Life Content Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews John Hopkins, founding partner, and Billy Jackson for Global Drilling Partners (GDP) Drilling.

GDP drills and complete wells efficiently while helping …

Natural Gas Integration Showing AI, Bitcoin Potentials

September 20th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews Devin Blitzer · (dBlitz), CEO, BYO Energy about generating electricity for data centers. Natural Gas is discussed as a power generator for user clients, …

Coach Stoops, Baker Mayfield, Petroleum Engineering And Beating Alabama

September 18th, 2021

Former Tight End and Offensive Tackle Sam Grant shares stories of playing football for the University of Oklahoma Sooners. Grant talks about the mentoring from Coach Bob Stoops, catching a touchdown pass from …

ESG University: An Overview Of Where We Are Right Now

September 18th, 2021

ESG Expert and Sustainable Forest Builder Jason Spiess presents ESG University: An Overview Of Where We Are Right Now at the Energy Exposition & Symposium in Gillette, Wy.

The educational session lasted …

Cybersecurity, ESG, Robotics And More Year End Board Room Topics

September 18th, 2021

Energy Expert Mark Stansberry, gives an overview of topics oil and gas executives will be talking about in their Year End Reports and Annual …

LNG Prices Up, European Energy, Cabot Oil And West Virginia Regulations

September 17th, 2021

Jim Willis, Marcellus Drilling News, is at one of the hot spots for global LNG activity. Willis talks about the recent activity in the Marcellus with Cabot Oil and Gas and how it impacts the globe.

The recent …

Sustainable Leadership Series: Why Narcissists Get Promoted Before You

September 16th, 2021

Joe Sinnott, Witting Partners, joins The Crude Life for a podcast series within a podcast titled “Sustainable Leadership Series: Why Narcissists Get Promoted Before You”.

The interview references an article …

Marcellus Update, Biden’s Helping China And Green Eggs And Scam

September 16th, 2021

Tom Shepstone, NaturalGasNow, who is headquartered near the New York Pennsylvania border, gives an update from the Marcellus Shale Play.

Shepstone shares some insight on Cabot Oil and Gas and their global activity. …

Meet The Man Plugging Abandoned Wells Across America

September 15th, 2021

Curtis Shuck understands oil and gas development. His background from working first hand with commodities, supply chain and an actual Port of imports exports literally has given him a fast track to capping abandoned …

Texas A&M Student Engaging With Industry With ESG Event

September 15th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews Texas A&M student William Villalobos at NAPE about ESG an upcoming event with the Railroad Commission of Texas.

Villalobos explains what ESG is …

Economic, Energy Update From Ida Stricken Louisiana, Lake Charles, LNG And Off Shore Drilling

September 14th, 2021

Dr. Loren Scott gives an economic and energy update from Louisiana after being hit by Hurricane Ida. Dr. Scott discusses how the hurricane impacted the refineries and supply chain for several days with several …

Technology Integration Continues In Oil And Gas

September 14th, 2021

Nikolai Korniyuk, RigER: Operations Management Software, talks about how their oilfield service and rentals simplify oilfield management.

He …

Workforce Housing Seeing Interest Outside The Energy Industry

September 14th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill Interviews Julie Richardson, Aries Buildings Systems, at NAPE.

The two talk about housing …

Welding Students Excited With Potentials In Energy

September 13th, 2021

Future welders Jake Gibson and Shane O’Hara join Jason Spiess at the Energy Exposition and Symposium in Gillette, Wy.

Both Jake and Shane just arrived in Gillette days earlier and are fresh off their first day of …

Energy Companies Shaping Social Causes

September 13th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill Interviews Spindletop Charities Executive Director Lia Vallone, Richard Mercer (representing), Nelson Spear (oil and gas).

The three talk about the work

Energizing An After Party At NAPE

September 12th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews Collin McLelland co-founder and CEO of Digital Wildcatters about their NAPE After …

WY Gov Gordon Gives Update On Federal Leases, COVID And Energy Extraction

September 11th, 2021

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon gives an update on the federal lease kerfuffle that is crating major issues in the Western Energy areas of oil and gas development. The Governor also talks about the recent news of

COVID Impacts Directing The Energy Transition

September 10th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews Kenneth B. Medlock III, Ph.D. | Director/Fellow, Center for Energy Studies, Baker Institute, Rice University about Energy Transitions and COVID-19: …

Dallas Fed Sees Both Rising Costs And Continued Growth

September 10th, 2021

Kunal Patel of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas talks in detail about their most recent Dallas Fed Energy Survey which involved about 200 oil and …

Minority-Owned, Women Business On The Rise In Energy

September 9th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews Milycia Rodriguez, Sounders Safety Services, LLC, about their company assists and serves the oil and gas industry at NAPE in Houston, TX.

Souders …

Integrating Technology Onto The Well Site And Into The Office

September 8th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Matthew Hill Correspondent Interviews John Simmons, EPIC Workflow, about changes in the industry and how their company is assisting the industry.

With more than 4,000 attendees, 340 …

Federal Oil Development About To Pick Up

September 7th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill Interviews Scott St. John, Vice President at Regan Smith.

Regan Smith’s mission is to be …

Acquire More Capital With Great Prospects

September 6th, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews “Buddy” Clark Jr at NAPE .

During the first session, “Private Equity and Producers in a Post-COVID World,” moderator Bernard “Buddy” F. Clark Jr

The E In ESG Is For Electric

September 2nd, 2021

The Crude Life Content News Correspondent Matthew Hill interviews entrepreneur Petra Reyes, Emerging Markets Manager, Power Infrastructure Partners about her work in the oil and gas industry. Reyes talks about the …

Global LNG Futures Looking Bright

September 1st, 2021

The Crude Life Content New Correspondent Matthew Hill Interviews Joi Lecznar, EVP of Public Relations and Government Affairs at Tellurian Inc., about their domestic LNG projects and how the future looks for their …

Salt Water Spills Becoming An Issue In The Bakken

September 1st, 2021

Karolin Jappe, McKenzie County Emergency Manager joins the Saturday Morning Storytellers recording in at the Little Missouri Inn and Suites Watford …

It’s A Youth Movement And Sibling Empowerment

August 31st, 2021

Emma Mogen has graduated Watford City High School and is on her way to Minot State for college. Her little sister Jessica is just starting her …

Ambassadors Creating Environmental Energy Messages In Work And Life

August 27th, 2021

Growing up in an oil town can create a number of unique opportunities. Watford City may be the center of it all too with their remarkable community …

Finding Education And Passion In The Bakken

August 26th, 2021

Jim Green and Dr. Noelle Green share their stories during a Saturday Morning Storytellers recording session this week at the Little Missouri Inn & Suites Watford City in the heart of the Bakken, the City of Watford …

Planting Roots In The Bakken

August 25th, 2021

Joe Steele, Elite, and Kelly Kester, E Services, share their stories during a Saturday Morning Storytellers recording session this week at the Little Missouri Inn & Suites Watford City in the heart of the Bakken, …

From Cruise Ships To COVID To Watford City

August 24th, 2021

Kevin and Jessella Snyders share their stories during a Saturday Morning Storytellers recording session this week at the Little Missouri Inn & Suites Watford City in the heart of the Bakken, the City of Watford City

A Tale Of Truckers, Trainers And Tankers

August 23rd, 2021

Jenna Norman and Mike Lee of Nuverra Environmental Solutions share their stories during a Saturday Morning Storytellers recording session this week …

Sgamma Recaps A World Wide Weird, Wild Week In Oil And Gas

August 19th, 2021

Kathleen Sgamma, President, Western Energy Alliance, recapped the past week to week and a half of increasingly weird behavior from the White House regarding the oil and gas industry.

Sgamma referred to the weird …

Pipeliners Raising Money With Team Roping Event

August 19th, 2021

Derrick Clark and Mike Fisher talk about the Permian Basin Association of Pipeliners Team Roping event September 25 and 26 at the Midland County Horseshoe Arena in Midland, Texas.

Fisher, who has an extensive …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 128: The Reverse Engineering Economy, Employment Analytics, Line 3 And Football Is Back

August 7th, 2021

Play Hard Work Hard Morning Show powered by The Crude Life Episode 128

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk Reverse Engineering Economy, Vanilla Ice Xerox, Modern Day Bootstrapping, Line 3, R. Kelly, …

Sustainable Leadership Series: Is Your Workplace A Crab Bucket?

August 4th, 2021

Joe Sinnott, Witting Partners, discusses leadership styles for many experiencing a transition in industry.

The interview centers around “Crab …

Permian Continues To Evolve, Community Changing

August 2nd, 2021

Charles “Choc” Harris, Protector and Associates Security Service talks about the evolving Permian Basin. “Choc”, a former Sheriff, brings a …

Carbon’s Role In Climate Change Challenged

July 29th, 2021

David Munson, Get Real Alliance, talks about the realities in climate change and industry. Munson has concerns that venture beyond industry too.

Munson believes there are other concerns more pressing right now than …

Veeder Opens Up About Cancer Bout, Promotes Community Event

July 28th, 2021

Jessie Veeder and her family have been generational staples in the Bakken Oil Fields. In addition to her lifestyle column and music, Jessie’s …

Digital Field Tickets Changing Industry Speeds And Workflows

July 28th, 2021

John Mark Cavitt, CEO, RigER, details his background to set the table for the service and digitization work currently being deployed in the oil industry.

A former teacher, youth pastor and chemist, Cavitt brings a …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 127: Water Pipeline Sniffing Dogs, Singer Songreader, Transitional Energy And Petroleum Powered Possibilities

July 27th, 2021

Play Hard Work Hard Morning Show powered by The Crude Life Episode 127

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling wonder if Water Pipeline Sniffing Dogs Exist, New Resume Titles, Bakken’s Boondoggle, Permian’s …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 126: Barstool Energy Sports Shouting, International Opportunities, Tinder Tool And Bezos’ Gary And Ace Rocket Ride Carbon Footprint

July 24th, 2021

Play Hard Work Hard Morning Show powered by The Crude Life Episode 126

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the Carbon Footprint of Jeff Bezos’ Space Joyride, Government Transitioning Oil, …

Nationally Television Show Coming To Watford City RibFest

July 23rd, 2021

The popular BBQ lifestyle program Mad Dog & Merrill will be making their way to the Best of the West RibFest Watford City.

Internationally …

Energy Independence, Food Security And International Opportunity

July 23rd, 2021

ND Agriculture Commissioner and Industrial Commission member Doug Goehring just landed this week from a successful mission in Qatar and Turkey.

Haaland Visiting Colorado, Sgamma Demands Energy Answers

July 23rd, 2021

Kathleen Sgamma, president of Western Energy Alliance, which represents 200 companies engaged in all aspects of environmentally responsible exploration and production of oil and natural gas in the West.

It’s time …

ESG, Emission Management, COVID Changes And Veteran Owned Businesses

July 22nd, 2021

Drew Galang, BDM & PM, All American Servicestalks about the transition into two sectors of the marketplace after 2020 and the COVID Shutdowns. He explains what services they do in the oil and gas industry as …

How A Well Site Is Like A Small City

July 22nd, 2021

Brett Chell, President and CEO, Cold Bore Technology gives an overview of what Cold Bore Technology is and does. The two discuss how all the moving …

New American Company Launched, Energized With Volleyball Tournament

July 21st, 2021

Lauren Guerra and Brad Westwood talk about the genesis behind American Energy Outfitters and the Energy Spike Volleyball Tournament.

The Energy …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 125: Alligator Tossing, Professional F-Bombs, ESG University, EMO Night, Eat The Rich And Well Pads Are Cities

July 19th, 2021

Play Hard Work Hard Morning Show powered by The Crude Life Episode 125

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about Swearing in the Workplace, Coal’s Place in this World, EMO, Robots, Emoji Ownership, …

Will The Electric Frac Be The Future Of Oil And Gas

July 19th, 2021

Ron Gusek, President, Liberty Oilfield Services, talks about the recent Fox News report on the North Face Hypocrisy and the push behind Liberty Oilfield Services awareness campaign.

The two also talk about the …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 124: Feelings Business, VHS Bullies, Sequel Economy And Line 3 Not Fonda Jane

July 16th, 2021

Play Hard Work Hard Morning Show powered by The Crude Life Episode 124

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the transitional economy which is a sequel economy, The Industrial Forest, Little …

Climate Tax, Pipelines, API And The Big Crew Shift

July 15th, 2021

Mark Stansberry addresses many critical issues in energy today. Here are a few topics of discussion:

  • Current State of Industry
  • Carbon Tax and …

Is The Gorilla Jack ESG?

July 14th, 2021

Kent Kirkhammer, CEO, NewKota Services and Rentals and Mark Zeigler

From the Shale Energy Resources Conference and Trade Show at the Horse Shoe Arena and Pavilion in Midland, Texas.

Kirkhammer shares the …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 123: Abandoned Wells, Native American Energy Empowerment, Secret Saudi Stills And Kid Sports Dad Fights

July 14th, 2021

Play Hard Work Hard Morning Show powered by The Crude Life Episode 123

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about Native American Energy Empowerment, Kids Sports Parents Fighting, Secret Saudi Stills …

Texas Regulator Talks ESG, Climate Tax And BBQ

July 13th, 2021

Texas Railroad Commissioner Jim Wright gives an update from the state regulator’s offices.

RCC Wright cites several pieces of legistlation that …

More Mergers And What’s A Muth Mouth?

July 12th, 2021

Tom Shepstone, NaturalGasNow and Shepstone Management Company joins Work Hard portion of the Play Hard Work Hard Morning Show to discuss the recent merger between Cabot Oil and Gas and Cimarex Energy.

Host Jason …

Tearing Down Industry Silos, Energizing Female Empowerment

July 12th, 2021

Alma Cook, Cook Compliance Solutions dives into the interview right away about how the industry still has silos and what they look like from an …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 122: Political Pokemon, Manly Men, EV Scam, Women Who Frac And Roll

July 9th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 122

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling, 4th of July, Recycled Water, EV …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 121: XL Lawsuit, API’s Climate Tax Template, Stansberry Talks ESG And Who Remembers The Draft

July 8th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 121

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling are joined by Traveling Donn as he is making his way to Georgia, Energy Transfer Suing Biden …

Flaring, Public Relations And Does ESG Connect With Industry

July 7th, 2021

Benjamin Holliday , Holliday Energy Law Group was in Bismarck for a speaking gig at a Landman’s Convention and happen to stop by the Williston …

The Hammer Test And Clacking Keys

July 7th, 2021

Kyle Barnoff, Trigger Energy, starts off the interview with describing the positive vibe at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference and how it …

Liberty’s First ESG Report, North Face Hypocrisy And The Electric Frac

July 6th, 2021

Ron Gusek, President, Liberty Oilfield Services, talks about the recent Fox News report on the North Face Hypocrisy and the push behind Liberty Oilfield Services awareness campaign.

He also talks about the Electric …

Banned From LinkedIn, Monte Shares His Story

July 5th, 2021

Monte Besler, FRACN8R, talks how nice it was to see faces and shake hands again with humans, while it totally has an “old home week” feel at the …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 120: Dogs Are ESG, Government Controlled Marketplace, MIT Propaganda, My Pillow And Tinder Dates Gone Wry

July 3rd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 120

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about McDonald’s Shaping Lives, Government Managed Marketplace, ESG, Bobby Bonilla Day, Bankruptcies, …

Why Education, Lifestyles And Arts Are Critical In Energy

July 2nd, 2021

Krista Escamilla, host of Basin Life, The Permian Perspectives Podcast, co-owner of Rig ID Workwear and Permian FR Clothing Company

Krista Escamilla joins Jason in the Permian Basin Association of Pipeliners

ND Watchdog Network Warns Of Subsidy Backlash

July 2nd, 2021

Dustin Gawrylow, President, North Dakota Watchdog Network talks about the local politics and how the state is shaped politically. Controlled by …

Graduating College Editor Says Equitable Wages In Energy Top Issue Today

July 2nd, 2021

Jason Spiess sits down with a graduating Mystician Editor-in-Chief Robert Mechaley III. Robert met Jason in front of the Bismarck Civic Center at …

Why Now Is Time For Oil And Gas To Get It

July 1st, 2021

Blu Hulsey of Continental Resources talks about the vibe at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference and how nice it is for industry to get back …

Gravitating Towards A Digital Oilfield

June 30th, 2021

Michael Maltsev, President, RigER: Oilfield Operations Management Suite

Maltsev gives a brief history of the company and how they gravitated …

Upfront, Thoughtful Planning Equals Minimizing and Mitigating Risk

June 30th, 2021

Summary and interview by Genneca Houser

Did you know that there are people whose job it is to design well pad sites? We talked with two well educated and industry experienced ladies who work together for KLJ to do …

ESG, Tech Acceptance And Energy Prevention

June 30th, 2021

Power Sentry’s CEO Eric Calderon, and VP Sales, Arran Davidson join the Play Hard Work Hard Morning Show to discusses a number of topics.

The buzz word of the conference is ESG and whether it is real or not. The …

Enhanced Oil Recovery Seeing 2X ROI

June 29th, 2021

Kevin Black, CEO, Creedence Energy Services, Eric P., Marty Shumway, Locus Bio Energy

Black gives thanks to the North Dakota Petroleum Council

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 119: Sports ESG, North American Energy, European Petroleum Institute And Obnoxious Civility

June 29th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 119

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling catch up after he returns from Kansas …

UAVs Changing Industry, Safety Perceptions

June 28th, 2021

The Crude Life Content Correspondent Genneca Houser interviews John Morrison, UAV Operations Manager, Insight Environmental

The two discuss Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)s and how they are impacting the oil and …

ND Tax Commish Says Bakken Keeping Up With The Big Dogs

June 28th, 2021

The Crude Life Content Correspondent Genneca Houser interviews Ryan Rauschenberger

North Dakota Knows How To Get Things Done

The Crude Life had the opportunity to speak with North Dakota Tax Commissioner Ryan …

Urban Forestry Explained, Herd Mentality Discussed In Oil And Gas

June 28th, 2021

Doug Wiles, Bismarck City Forester recaps Bismarck, ND, Arbor Day celebration and how they spent the day with some kids from Liberty Elementary.

Doug explains what “Urban Forestry” and what is means to a city and …

Moving To Texas Due To Market Demands

June 28th, 2021

Jason and Sterling are joined by John Lilse, S&B Helical, talks about why he is moving down to Houston to work the Gulf and Permian due to …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 118: The Real Oilfield Women Take Over The Crude Life

June 25th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 118

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess hands the mic over to The Voice of West Texas Kris Moore who leads a panel discussion with Tiffany Wilson, Franki Osburn …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 117: The Crew Shift Is Over, Marcellus Protests, ESG And Sustainable Leadership

June 24th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 117

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess is joined by Joe Sinnott, Witting Partners, Crew Shift Over, Unsustainable Leadership Styles, Energy Empowerment and …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 116: Energy Literacy, Industry’s Disconnection, 18-Wheeler Golf Carts And What Are Blood Minerals

June 23rd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 116

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess is joined by Clean Energy Exploitations authors Ron Stein and Todd Royal, Steve and Pamela with LUINA!

Hour Two Work …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 115: Board Room Climate Coup, Tree Planting Training, ESG BBQ, Event Recap And Round Up

June 22nd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 115

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling recap and round up the recent event, Shale Energy Trade Show, Bakken BBQ, OKC, Big Crew Shift, Climate Coup …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 114: BBQ Recipes, Castles In Scotland, Mineral Tracking And Immortalizing Meat

June 21st, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 114

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess talks BBQ with several past Bakken BBQ Cookers and Competitors and past Make A Wish recipient Daviney talks about the …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 113: Choc, Bakken BBQ Week And Organized Chaos Now Just Chaos

June 18th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 113

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling get ready for the Bakken BBQ and talk music, pipelines, API, Carbon Tax, North Face and Potatoes of …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 112: Organized Chaos, Bakken BBQ Week, The Permian Lifestyle, Exxon’s Eco-Coup And National Anthem Nielsen Style

June 17th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 112

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling go behind the Emcee, Bakken BBQ Week, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 111: Gorilla Jack, Bakken BBQ Week, Music By Alma Cook And Steroid Burritos With Belmont Beef

June 16th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 111

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk Dhahran Saudi Arabia, Double Taxed Potatoes, Social Media Moments, Bakken BBQ Week, North Face …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 110: The North Face Hypocrisy, An ESG Report, Electric Fracs, Some BBQ Tips And The Texas Railroad Commissioner Speaks Up

June 15th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 110

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess, RCC Jim Wright, Ron Gusek, Liberty Oilfield Service, Electric Fracs, ESG Reports, BBQ Tips, Shale Energy Resources …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 109: Sex Trafficking On The Rise, Reclaim The Narrative, Female Leadership And Energizing Mayors Across America

June 14th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 109

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess, Maira Vargas, Midland Mayor Patrick Payton, Sex Trafficking, Ashley Smith, Truckers Against Trafficking, Energizing …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 108: Cross Promotional Podcast Talks Oil, EVs, Paper Routes And Time For Industry To Step It Up

June 10th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 108

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess is leaving OKC for the Shale Energy Resources Conference and Trade Show.

Hour Two Work Hard Charlie Gorescki, CEO …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 107: Welders, Pipeliners, Carbon Tax And Transition Into Wind After 28 Years In Oil

June 8th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 107

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess is leaving OKC and making his way to the Shale Energy Resources Trade Show, Israel Aguirre, TRC Construction and Dee …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 106: Cross Promotional Podcast Prep, OKC, Permian Pipeliners BBQ And Vodka Trulia Cocktail

June 7th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 106

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess in his hotel room in OKC before the Cross Promotional Podcast with Ken Lavin and Matt Hill, The Permian Basin Association …

The Voice Of West Texas KCRS News Talk Interviews Spiess About Shale Energy Trade Show, EPA Listening Session

June 4th, 2021

Kris Moore  from The Morning Drive interviewed The Crude Life host Jason Spiess about his recent Live and Local Recording Session in Bismarck, ND at the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Listening Session with …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 105: EPA Listening Session With Admin Regan, Sleeping In NE, Reactions From ND Attorney General And Coal Was Represented

June 4th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 105

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess is driving solo after the EPA Listening Session …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 104: ESG, KLJ, HB 1452, EcoNanoTech And Let’s Throw Arran Under The Bus

June 3rd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 104

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess talks with Power Sentry’s CEO Eric Calderon, VP Sales Arran Davidson and Genneca visits with KLJ’s Corie Ereth and Daphne …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 103: Digital Oilfield, Alaska’s Big Two, Bakken Boondoggles And Governments Using Kids

June 2nd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 103

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about oil news in Alaska, Bakken BBQ, Shale Energy Resources Trade Show, EPA Administrator Michael …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 102: BBQ PitMaster Champion, Equitable Wages, Standing Rock, Media Ethics And Carbon Jackpot

June 1st, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 102

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess is joined by the graduating Mystician Editor-in-Chief Robert Mechaley III to talk media ethics, oil wages, Standing Rock, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 101: Sunbaked, Great Outdoors Act, Mark Eaton Plus Oil And Water Do Mix

May 31st, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 101

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about Memorial Day Saudi Arabia AramcoBrat Style, Oil and Water Do Mix, Urban Forestry, Bakken BBQ …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 100: Cabot Cimarex Merger, Industry Females, Tearing Down Silos And Bankers Go On A Senator Cramer Tour

May 28th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 100

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess is joined by Alma Cook, Cook Compliance Solutions, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 98: Exxon Issues, Oil Helping Mule Deer And Abandoned Or Orphan Wells

May 26th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 98

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the Exxon’s latest climate …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 97: More Students Energized By Oil, Tesla’s Hornswoggle And Losing Your Digital Innocence

May 25th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 97

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the recent judge decision on DAPL, US Senator Kevin Cramer Comments, The Great Tesla Hornswoggle, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 96: Truckers Needed, Critical Fluids, Eco-Tech And The Trade Life

May 24th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 96

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and guest co-host Shawn Forbes, OG Directory, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 95: Catching Up With Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

May 23rd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 95

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and guest co-host Shawn Forbes, OG Directory, interview Sonja Ikeler, Panther Pressure Testers; Talon Grabow, Insight …

Bolstering Confidence for a Bright Bakken Future

May 22nd, 2021

Ron Ness, President, North Dakota Petroleum Council interviewed by The Crude Life Content Correspondent Genneca Houser

Ron Ness is the President …

Carbon Neutral in Ten Years, and Carbon Negative in Twenty

May 22nd, 2021

Lynn Helms, Director, North Dakota Mineral Resources interviewed by The Crude Life Content Correspondent Genneca Houser

After some brief chit chat about the large shoes that Lynn Helms, the Director of the North …

WBPC Podcast Series: Patrick Bertagnoli, RoughRider Center and City of Watford City

May 22nd, 2021

Patrick Bertagnolli, SHRM-SCP, Rough Rider Center & Community Enhancement Director at City of Watford City is interviewed by guest co-host

WBPC Podcast Series: Ashley Smith, Truckers Against Trafficking

May 22nd, 2021

Jason Spiess and Shawn Forbes are joined by Ashley Smith, Truckers Against Trafficking, who was exhibiting at the Williston Basin Petroleum …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 94: Moving To Houston, RoughRider Center, Ghosts In The Machine And What The Heck Is ESG

May 21st, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 94

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk Ghost in the Machine, The Great EV Chase Race, The Oil Bowl, Veteran Run Businesses, Bakken BBQ, Grand …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 93: BMW Buses In School, New Oil Leadership Styles, Shale Play Prophet And Why Bet On Creedence Energy

May 20th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 93

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the day Sterling’s Oil …

WBPC Podcast Series: Charles Gorecki, CEO, EERC

May 19th, 2021

Charles Gorecki, CEO, Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC)

“You Don’t Have To Choose” interview and summary by Genneca Houser, The Crude Life Content Correspondent

Charles Gorecki, CEO of the Energy …

WBPC Podcast Series: Ken Hall, Chairman, Missouri River Resources

May 19th, 2021

Jason Spiess and Shawn Forbes are joined by Ken Hall, Chairman of the Board, Missouri River Resources at the Williston Basin Petroleum …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 92: Emission Management, Line 5, Energized Teamwork And COVID Choir Concert

May 19th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 92

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling run down a few more Williston Basin …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 91: Gorilla Jack, Blu Hulsey, Permian Percolating and Kevin Smith’s He-Man

May 18th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 91

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling catch up and run down some of the …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 90: Truckers Against Trafficking, Pompeo Talks Cybersecurity, Climate Tax And BP Continues Going Green

May 17th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 90

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Shawn Forbes are joined by Ashley Smith, Truckers Against Trafficking

Hour Two Work Hard : Marlette Dumas, PMP, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 89: ESG, The Science Of Aw, Mushrooms And Pompeo Says Climate Tax Is Bad For America

May 14th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 89

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Shawn Forbes are joined by Yale Preston, NESET and iaintjack productions

Hour Two Work Hard : Former Secretary of …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 88: Banned From LinkedIn, White Hot Emission Management And WBPC

May 13th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 88

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Shawn Forbes are joined by Monte Besler, Owner, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 87: Oil Empowers Native Americans, ESG Doubting Thomas And The WBPC

May 12th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 87

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Shawn Forbes are joined by Chairman of the Board of Missouri River Resources Ken Hall to talk about Native American …

ND Legislative Session Ends, Coal Rules The Discussions

May 11th, 2021

Dustin Gawrylow, North Dakota Watchdog Network

Gawrylow gives an update from the North Dakota Legislative Session. He talks about the coal industry, ESG and how a couple oil and gas bills did.

The two discuss …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 86: Cyber Spray Paint, Texas Sized War On Oil, Marathon’s Wind Movement And Nature’s Corn Hole

May 10th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 86

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk Cyber Attacks on the Grid, Language Wars, Leadership Series, Corn Palace Pillow Rally, The People’s …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 85: ND Watchdog, WBPC, NFL Draft And A BBQ Oinking Good Time

May 7th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 85

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling start their dress rehearsal with The …

Technology So Hot It Incinerates Flaring

May 7th, 2021

Rick Henders, American Welltest Incinerators 

Henders discusses the flowback incineration industry and how they have a cost effective Enclosed Incineration Systems that maximizes efficiency while eliminating …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 84: Line 5, The Midland Mayor March, Supply Chain Issues And Tiffany Wilson’s Big Decision

May 6th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 84

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about how the children’s book Harry The Dirty Dog changed the world, Midland’s Mayor Going To …

Permian In Focus During Texas Legislature

May 6th, 2021

Jason Modglin, President,  Texas Alliance of Energy Producers 

Modglin gives an update on the 2021 Texas Legislative Session and what bills their organization has been keeping an eye on.

He also gives an …

Rolfson Owner Talks COVID And Permian

May 5th, 2021

Jay Coussens and Kristyn McLean of Rolfson Oil

McLean gives an overview of the locations and services of Rolfson Oil, which started in Watford …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 83: Texas Legislature Update, The Industrial Forest, EV Shaming And Intangible Energy Positive Results

May 5th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 83

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling are joined by Joe Sinnot, Witting Partners to talk about Sustainable Leaders and how the intangible …

Supply Shortages, Inflation And EV Investing Concerns

May 5th, 2021

Dr. Loren Scott, Loren Scott & Associates

Dr. Scott discusses the supply chain issues in the oil and gas industry and why it is creating issues. Lumber and steel are also layered in as part of the economy and …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 82: EV Vehicle Issues, Texting Etiquette, Booth 911 And Green House Gas Spikes

May 4th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 82

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling discuss the modern day etiquettes in texting, Playing ESG Ball with the Big Ballers, Shale Play Prophet …

Bitcoin Mining Heating Up, Helping Solve Emission And Flaring Issues

May 4th, 2021

Jason Spiess and Tom Masiero, Great American Mining Co., talk about how Bitcoin Mining within the oil and gas industry is picking up north of the Mason Dixon line in Shale Play USA.

Tom opines on why Bitcoin has …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 81: Wrecklunds, Communism 2.0, Saudi Stories, Four Seconds And EV Cars

May 3rd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 81

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk Wrecklunds at the Cajun Creole …

Wrecklunds Set To Rock Cajun Creole Event In Denver

May 1st, 2021

The Denver Petroleum Club is throwing a Cajun Creole Park Party! Bring the whole family and join industry professionals for an afternoon of …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 80: Silent Generation, ESG, WBPC, Positive Energy And More Musk Math

April 30th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 80

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling figure out that ESG stands for …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 79: Renewable Potato Energy, Allen Wrench Conspiracy, The Oil Nose Wrinkle And Musk Math

April 29th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 79

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling preview potato power, Allen Wrench conspiracy, why oil workers are getting close to replacing cigarette …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 78: Bakken BBQ, Shale Play USA And A Road Trip With Musk Math

April 28th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 78

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling preview a few tidbits from the …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 77: Mark Eaton Talks Professional Longevity, ESG’s Doubting Thomas And Why John Wooden Would Be Fired Today

April 27th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 77

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling are joined by “Professor” Stephen Heins to discuss ESG, AOL/Time Warner’s merger comparisons, Velvet Glove …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 76: Shale Age, The Industrial Forest And Swapping International Smuggling Stories

April 26th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 76

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling discover a self-induced Mandella Effect, Spiritual Sponsors, Fanny Packs, Horse Trading in Mexico, Shale Age, …

An Oinking Good Time At The Bakken BBQ

April 24th, 2021

Jackie Jenkin and Tiffany Steiner, Co-Founder of the Bakken BBQ

The Bakken BBQ is fastly approaching and some Bakken residents will get Oinked in May. As a part of an awareness campaign, the Bakken BBQ will be …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 75: Paper Boy Business, Catholic Miles And Old School Entrepreneurs Go Bye Bye Bro

April 23rd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 75

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling are joined by a friend of the program who’s name sounds like a motorcycle. The three discuss growing up as a …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 74: Native American Energy Empowerment, BNSF’s Revenue Recipients, Digital Derrière And Magic Boxes

April 22nd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 74

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling discuss media manipulation tricks, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 73: Green New Deal, Rank Prejudice, Corn Holes And I Know Where The Bottles Are Buried

April 21st, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 73

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling banter about how Steamed Hams has enabled lying, Green New Deal, Digital Wildcatters Block Party, Rooted …

White Hot Emission Management New, Flares Reduced Considerably

April 20th, 2021

Alicia Heiskell, GPS International

Alicia Heiskell, GPS International gives some “white hot” news regarding their recent field test in Pecos, TX.

GPS International completed their Phase 2 field trial on their …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 72: Trapping Gophers, ESG Potatoes, Negative Oil Anniversary And Freedom Searches

April 20th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 72

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the definition of freedom, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 71: DAPL BBQ, Kick The Can Money, Child Labor Laws And Senator Cramer Speaks Up

April 19th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 71

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the Digital Wildcatters Block Party, Child Entrepreneurs, Government Sponsored Entrepreneurs, …

US Senator Cramer Talks DAPL, Climate Activists And Fair Access To Banking

April 18th, 2021

US Senator Kevin Cramer

US Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND) discusses the recent court ruling rumblings involving the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 70: ESG Reports, Peanut Butter Potatoes, First Responders And The People’s President

April 16th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 70

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling pontificate why Geraldine
Ferraro hasn’t received more notoriety as a leader, The Industrial Forest …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 69: Gas Station Chicken, Old School Arcades And White Hot Emission Management News

April 15th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 69

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talks ComicCon, Cosplay, Gas Station …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 68: Zombie Wells, Oil’s Bankruptcy Bubble, Hidden Hotel Cameras And Alexa Is Listening

April 14th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 68

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling rank the cool factor with Winger, …

America Continues To Shift Away From Blue Collar To White Collar Workers

April 13th, 2021

Nicholas Melosi, COO, American Patriot Oil and Gas

Nicholas Melosi, COO, American Patriot Oil and Gas talks about how their company has grown …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 67: Keep America Beautiful, Frac Sand Emissions, Libra Mind Skipping And Potatoes Of Inclusion

April 13th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 67

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about Potatoes of Inclusion, the value of your character, how a Libra mind works, eating eggs like A …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 66: Media Mad Libs, ESG Reports, Electric Fracs And Drinking Urine

April 12th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 66

Hour One Play Hard:  Jason Spiess and Sterling Media Mad Libs, 150 Years of …

ND Attorney Questions State’s Relationship With Oil, Cites Corruption

April 11th, 2021

Michael (Caleb) Amick

Amick is a reporter for The Dickinson Press, however, in this interview he is representing himself. The interview surrounding his recent article on Salt Water Spills in North Dakota and …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 65: Oilwoman Announcement, Nickel Offsets, Environmental Energy And The COVID Itch

April 10th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 65

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the WalMart/ALDI juxtaposition, the COVID itch, broken bones, three-wheeler scars, Genneca’s Big …

Live Music, Crawfish, Ranch Water And More At The Digital Wildcatters Block Party

April 10th, 2021

Shawn Forbes, owner, OG Directory (and guest co-host on The Crude Life Morning Show) interviews Stephanie Davis, Sales & Marketing Pro, with Digital Wildcatters to talk about their upcoming Digital Wildcatters …

From Selling Royalties To Shooting Clays, Hill’s A Model For Oil And Gas

April 10th, 2021

Katherine Hill, president, Patronus Petroleum

Interview and summary by Genneca Houser

From modeling to clay shooting, and almost every aspect …

Liberty Oilfield Services President Talks ESG Report, Community, Government And Transparency

April 10th, 2021

Ron Gusek, president, Liberty Oilfield Services

Gusek gives an overview of the environmental image movement and ESG reporting. He said they will be releasing their first ESG report in May, which is a first for …

From Rat Holes To Many Branches Of Services

April 9th, 2021

Shawn Forbes, owner, OG Directory (and guest co-host on The Crude Life Morning Show) interviews Barry Woodlock, Corporate Sales, with Butch’s Companies. Butch’s company logo has a Rat embedded in it since they started …

Balancing Home And Work In Energy

April 9th, 2021

Rocky Johnson, 4 Warriors Hydro Excavating, joins Shawn Forbes and Jason Spiess at the Permian Basin Association of Pipeliners Annual Cookoff

How Capturing Fugitive Emissions Is Keeping America Beautiful

April 8th, 2021

Danny Skiff, Specialized Desanders USA

Skiff gives an overview of a recent study involving their desanders and how it greatly reduces “fugitive …

The New Normal In Oil Is A Government Managed Marketplace

April 8th, 2021

Mike Rentfrow, president, Blue Boat Subsea

Rentfrow shares his story of how he is transitioning into wind energy after working in the oil and gas industry for 29 years. He spent the majority of his time …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 64: Half Dressed Zoom Meetings, Casino Bands, Transitioning To Wind And Banned From Zoom Meetings

April 8th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 64

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about Tom Brady Stadium sponsored …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 63: Cool To Creepy, Big Ol’ Block Party And Cutting Room Floor Catch Up Edition

April 7th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 63

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about how the media reports on the future to save us from our present, Amazon’s Little City Distribution …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 62: Sports Shouting Leaders, Oil Company For Sale, Owl Worthy, Spud-Tacular Announcement Coming

April 7th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 62

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling discuss how “sports shouting” has taken over the media and become a leadership style. People who own birds …

Shuck Addresses Orphan Wells, ESG And Biden’s Plan

April 7th, 2021

Curtis Shuck, Chairman of The Board at Well Done Foundation

Curtis Shuck reacts to the President Joe Biden’s $2.3 trillion plan to transform …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 61: Bakken Wildfires, Carbon Tax Debate Over, Women Leadership Here And It’s Always Been A 3 Party System

April 5th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 61

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling wonder if there was a carbon pricing memo sent to industry, ESG talk, March Madness, Women’s Voice …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 60: Abandoned Wells, Permian Update, ESG Talk And A Jewish Easter

April 2nd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 60

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about how someone born Jew …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 59: ESG Is New Normal, Keep America Beautiful, Colorado’s New Rules And April Fools

April 1st, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 59

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling Colorado’s new set backs, April Fools …

ESG Is Here, Now And Possibly Forever

March 31st, 2021

Ashley McNamee, Director, ESG Services at Alvarez & Marsal, gives an overview of what ESG is and why oil and gas companies are starting to …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 58: ESG Is Real, Energy Empowering Women, Dangerous Roads And The Woodstock Of The Bakken

March 31st, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 58

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the first female mayor, Bakken BBQ, ESG, Zip to Zap, Skin-In-The-Game-Business, Carbon Pricing, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 57: Industry Events, Supply Chain Services, First Responders And API Accepting Climate Change

March 30th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 57

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Shawn Forbes talk Industry Events, API, Carbon …

Relationships, Education And Opportunities In American Energy

March 30th, 2021

Amy Anderyszak, President & CEO, The Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA)

Interview and summary by Genneca Houser

Amy Andryszak is President and CEO of INGAA, a trade organization that …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 56: Women’s POV In Oil, Industry Wants A Carbon Tax, Greta Measuring Biology And New Freedom

March 29th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 56

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about API’s Carbon Pricing endorsement, Suez Canal impacts, Greta Tweeting about male genitalia, Snarky …

Watching Energy Legislation In The Bakken

March 27th, 2021

Dustin Gawrylow, North Dakota Watch Dog

Dustin Gawrlow gives an update and overview of several energy related bills making their way through the North Dakota legislature.

HB 1452, HB 1412, HB 1380, SB 2291, HB …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 55: API Endorses Carbon Pricing, Neighbor Dog Attacks, March Madness and O Brother Where Art Thou Leadership

March 26th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 55

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about API endorsing climate change, rank prejudice, FracleBerry Hound attacked by the neighbor’s dog, …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 54: Minecraft’s Sustainable City, Negative Oil, Desert To Desert And Female Leaders Transitioning Oil

March 25th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 54

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about transitioning from Arizona to Saudi Arabia, The Boys, CSPAN Podcasts, Vaccine Cards, Negative Oil, …

Castaneda Believes In Power Of People, Industry And Adapting

March 25th, 2021

Chrysta Castaneda, Castaneda Law Firm

Interview and summary by Genneca Houser

Chrysta Castaneda is a well-educated woman and business owner with a unique background that couples engineering and law. What’s …

The Transition Is Happening For Martinez After 20 Years In Oil And Gas

March 25th, 2021

Kenda Martinez, Transitioning Into and Out of Oil and Gas after 20 Years

Kenda Martinez talks about how opportunities in oil and gas have …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 53: Frackalachia Fracas, Transitioning Out Of Oil And Silent Socialism

March 24th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 53

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Tom Shepstone, NaturalGasNow

Hour Two Work Hard : Kenda Martinez talks about how opportunities in oil and gas have …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 52: Bitcoin Mining, Women Empower, Flaring and Pipes For My Amigos

March 23rd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 52

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Tom Masiero from Great American Mining Company

Hour Two Work Hard : Chrysta Castaneda, Casteneda Law Firm

The …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 51: March Madness, Emails, Fake Entrepreneurs and Teen Recovery Solutions

March 22nd, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 51

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk March Madness, Fake Entrepreneurs, API, DEPA and Emails into the Studio.

Hour Two Work Hard : News, …

It’s Been Adding Vodka To Trulia Kind Of A Year

March 21st, 2021

Jason Spiess is joined by Shawn Forbes, OG Directory and Team Forbes, live from the Permian Basin Association of Pipeliners Annual Cookoff in Odessa, Texas. The two interview Erin Wiersma.

Erin Wiersma has had a …

The Bakken’s Impact On ND Is Absolutely Remarkable

March 21st, 2021

North Dakota Lt. Governor Brent Sanford

Interview and summary by Genneca Houser

Lt. Governor Brent Sanford has a long family history in North Dakota and his own extensive life experiences that have certainly …

Dumas Paves Own Path, Voice Heard In “Male Dominated” Industry

March 20th, 2021

Marlette Dumas, PMP, Sr. Project Risk Management Engineer, BP

Interview and summary by Genneca Houser

Marlette Dumas is a beautiful mind …

Curtis Nerds Out On India, Keystone And Energy Analytics

March 20th, 2021

Trisha Curtis, CEO, PetroNerds

Interview and summary by Genneca Houser

Trisha Curtis is the President and CEO of  Denver based oil and gas advisory firm, PetroNerds. Trisha took some time to talk about her …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 50: Final Four Teams, Trey Lance, Oil’s Impact On The Bakken And Another Mineral Right Kerfuffel In ND

March 19th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 50

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Attorney Josh Swanson, Vogel Law Firm and host of Bison Illustrated Podcast, Herd it Hear with Swany Radio Show and …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 49: Bombs, Missile Near Dhahran, CCUS Infrastructure and March Madness Brackets Revealed

March 18th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 49

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess and Sterling talk about the recent attacks in Saudi Arabia and how his hometown of Dhahran was impacted.

Hour Two …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 48: Renfrow Shares His Energy Transition Story From Oil To Wind

March 17th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 48

Hour One Play Hard: Jason Spiess flying solo on this Hump Day, St. Patrick’s Day and …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 47: Generational Oil Families, Salt Water Spills, Permian Pipeliners BBQ And Trade Skills Rock

March 16th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 47

Hour One Play Hard: Shawn Forbes and Jason Spiess are live from the Permian Basin Association of Pipeliners Annual Cookoff. Derrick Clark, Epic Site …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 46: PetroNerds, Permian Pipeliners, BBQ Bravado and March Madness Is Back

March 15th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 46

Hour One Play Hard: Shawn Forbes and Jason Spiess are live from the Permian Basin Association of Pipeliners Annual Cookoff. Maira Vargas , Amigo Pipe …

Magnetism Matters In Oil And Gas

March 14th, 2021

Stephen Forrester, Gyrodata

Stephen Forrester gives an overview of the history of Gyrodata and how it is used in the oil and gas industry.

Host Jason Spiess brings up the Bakken’s core sample library and how …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 45: Shell Talks STEM And More From The Permian Basin Association Of Pipeliners Annual Cookoff

March 12th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 45

Hour One Play Hard: Shawn Forbes and Jason Spiess are live from the Permian Basin Association of Pipeliners Annual Cookoff. Wes Johnson and Rocky Johnson …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 44: Live From The Permian Basin Association Of Pipeliners Annual Cookoff

March 11th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 44

Hour One Play Hard: Shawn Forbes and Jason Spiess are live from the Permian Basin Association of Pipeliners Annual Cookoff

Hour Two Work Hard : Stephen …

Will API Become EPI? Or Has The European Petroleum Institute Already Begun?

March 11th, 2021

Jerry R. Simmons is currently the President and CEO of the Domestic Energy Producers Alliance (DEPA) headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Simmons …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 43: DEPA Challenges API’s Carbon Pricing Public Conversation, Family Values And A Decade Of Disconnection

March 10th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 43

Hour One Play Hard: Ken Lavin and Jason Spiess talk about how family values can cost you money in some circles of industry, leadership building silos and …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 42: Truncated Travel Edition Of Cutting Room Floor Interviews

March 9th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 42

Hour One Play Hard: Shawn Forbes, Tiffany Wilson and Jason Spiess celebrate Tiffany’s Thirty-Sexy Birthday before her birthday

Hour Two Work Hard : US …

Women Energy Network, Social Purpose and San Antonio Pipeliners

March 9th, 2021

Lauren Guerra, Vice President at The Austin-Montana Project, Digital Content Administrator for San Antonio Pipeliners Association, Immediate Past-President of WEN South Texas, gives an overview of The Austin-Montana …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 41: Social Media Thump, Solar Shaming, Carbon Pricing And Chukkers For Kids

March 8th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 41

Hour One Play Hard: Carbon pricing, DEPA, API, social media shamers, wind still …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 40: Permian Steady Saturated, March Madness, Bakken BBQ And It’s Gotta Be Your Bull

March 5th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 40

Hour One Play Hard:  Tommy Boy Business Wisdom, Lying About Your Age, Permian’s Saturated Market, BBQ Wood, Texas Grid Issues, Asian COVID Testing

Hour …

Chewy Pawz Was A Natural Fit For This K9 Pipe Inspector

March 5th, 2021

Michaela Hager, K9 Pipe Inspections and Chewy Pawz

Michaela Hager is back from the Permian where her dogs were working hard in the desert.

Hager explains how her dogs are more accurate than many of the automated …

Play Hard Work Hard Episode 39: Angry Bees, Women Energy Network, Pipeline Leaks And Will API Concede To John Kerry

March 4th, 2021

The Crude Life Morning Show: Play Hard Work Hard Episode 39

Hour One Play Hard:  San Antonio Pipeliners, Women Energy Network,
Gary F’n Vaynerchuk, Austin-Montana Project, Broseff Biz, March Madness, Climate Envoy …

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