Jess Lamb and Warren Harrison live performance/interview

There is no disputing that Jess Lamb and Warren Harrison have created a special bond. The two not only have an incredible ear for music and creating, but a relationship that allows them to be themselves and do what they love. Each have found success in working with each other and are showing no signs of stopping.

In this BeDFRNT spotlight, Jess and Warren perform three original songs live and in a stripped down version at Fretboard Brewing Company in Cincinnati. In between performances, the two sit down with Brad and BeDFRNT to discuss their goals, influences and commitment to their art. For more about Jess Lamb, Warren Harrison, and Jess Lamb and the Factory visit

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“500 Miles to Memphis” plays live at Fretboard Brewing/talks life on the road and loving life!

If you haven’t been to a “500 Miles to Memphis” concert, you are missing out! These guys play loud, fast, and their energy is endless. The group, which was formed back in 2003, has been through it all together on and off the stage. Their music perfectly blends their Cincinnati/Kentucky roots to create a unique style and music experience with every listen.

In this interview, the BeDFRNT crew is joined by Ryan Malott, Aaron Whelen, and Nate Hickey of “500” to play some tracks off of their most recent album and talk life on the road. Their 4 studio albums have earned this group national recognition while piling up a handful of awards along the way. Songs from “500 Miles to Memphis” have been featured and licensed to movies, tv shows, and some of your favorite video games. Read More

Brent James performs “Cardinals” and “Brother”/talks music industry and motivation behind his songs

Brent James is the frontman behind “Brent James and the Vintage Youth.” His unique style of rock and roll provides listeners with heart and soul with each song. Some of the BeDFRNT favorites include “Maybe”, “Waiting So Long”, “Brother”, and “Come on Baby.”

In this interview, Brad and Brent talk through his early years as a musician and bring it to present day. For more Brent James and information on upcoming shows visit

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Chandler Carter performs “Cold” and “My Daddy Was an Outlaw”/talks inspiration and writing process

Chandler Carter has been described as “smokey, captivating, and rare” The Cincinnati native began her musical journey in 2009 and has not looked back since. In this BeDFRNT spotlight, Chandler performs two of her original songs and discusses the inspiration behind her music. You can follow Chandler’s next steps and upcoming shows at  Read More

Kayla Hansmann aka “Cincy Fit Foodie” talks fitness, nutrition, and business

Kayla Hansmann aka “Cincy Fit Foodie” is a registered dietician and owner of Milk’d Nutrition. In this week’s interview, Kayla joins BeDFRNT to break down all of the do’s and don’ts of diet and exercise. Read More

Fretboard Brewing Company Interview

Beer and music have been combined with perfection at Fretboard Brewing. In this weeks podcast, Joe Sierra and Mitch Lagrow of Fretboard talk about everything from the music they love to the liquid their team creates. Enjoy the interview, leave a comment, and subscribe to the BeDFRNT podcast. Read More

MadTree Brewing Company interview with Mike Stuart

MadTree Brewing Company has become one of the most popular and most recognized breweries in Cincinnati. It’s almost impossible to talk about beer in the city without MadTree being discussed. The PsycHOPathy IPA can be found at just about every restaurant in the city, and MadTree beers are now distributed all across the midwest.

Mike Stuart, director of people and social strategy at MadTree, joins the BeDFRNT podcast to discuss changes in their business while providing an outlook on the beer industry as a whole. Be sure to make a visit to MadTree’s current location in Oakley for a beer or to host your next event. Read More

Taft’s Ale House – Interview with owner and managing partner Dave Kassling

Taft’s Ale House has become a favorite in Cincinnati. Dave and his team have added to the energy and revitalization in OTR and are showing no signs of stopping. The BeDFRNT crew talks through Dave’s journey to where he is now and run through the backstory behind some of your favorite beers. Be sure to follow the BeDFRNT podcast and let us know where you want to see us next! Read More

Fifty West Brewing Company interview with Max Fram

50 West brewing company has become one of the most successful breweries in Cincinnati since its launch in 2012. Fans of the brewing company will likely be most familiar with a couple of their signature craft beers, Doom Pedal and Coast to Coast.

In this interview, the fellas talk with VP of Strategy and Operations, Max Fram. Max shares his story with 50 West and provides insight on the local and national state of beer. Read More

Listermann Brewing Company interview with GM Jason Brewer

The BeDFRNT brewery tour launches at a local favorite, Listermann Brewing company. GM of Listermann’s, Jason Brewer, tells his story and the story of Listermann Brewing Co. Jason and the BeDFRNT crew discuss what makes a great beer and aim to help Brad move away from simply ordering bud light and miller light.

This interview is the first of a 6 parts series produced by BeDFRNT and will highlight six of the more well known breweries in Cincinnati. Be sure to follow the BeDFRNT podcast as new interviews will be launched weekly. If you enjoy the video, give BeDFRNT a like and subscribe! Thank you for checking out the BeDFRNT YouTube channel. Read More