Welcome to the Exploring Washington State Podcast. Four times a week we publish episodes about Washington State.

Our host Scott Cowan has casual conversations with interesting people who are from Washington State or who are doing noteworthy things in Washington State.  The Exploring Washington State Podcast is never scripted and only lightly edited.  Authentic conversations, genuine people, and always local.

On Monday we chat with musicians, performers, venue owners, producers, promoters, anyone connected to the vibrant music industry in Washington State.

Wednesdays we share conversations with business owners, executives, and others who are running interesting businesses in Washington. We also speak with people who are doing creative and amazing things across the state.

Thursdays we speak with athletes, team owners, organizers, and more about sports and sporting activities.

Friday we talk food and drink. Local chefs, brewers, distillers, coffee roasters, cider makers, wineries etc.

Each week you can hear more about Washington State just by listening in. Welcome to the Exploring Washington State Podcast.

 

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Matt Jorgensen

Show Notes Transcript Show Notes   Matt Jorgensen joins Scott for an episode discussing topics ranging through his long career as a drummer and composer. From local high school student…

Rainier Beer Movie

Rainier Beer Movie

Rainier Beer The Movie. Tacoma’s Peterson Brothers and directory Isaac Olson are working on an amazing project. Bringing the iconic Rainier Beer ads of the 70’s and 80’s to the silver screen.

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Brooks Smothers

Show Notes Transcript Show Notes Brooks Smothers, host of RV Out West Scott talks with Brooks Smothers, host of the RV Out West podcast which discusses RV travel in Washington…

Brad Holden Author of Seattle History

Brad Holden

Brad Holden. Author of Seattle area history. Talking Bootlegging, Rumrunning, Prohibition, Roadhouses, and LSD.

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Crane City Music Chat with Gary Campbell

Show Notes Transcript Show Notes Headline   Guest Background   The Thing They Do       Episode Highlights   Wrap up .       Some of the People…

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Down By The River Lavender Farm

Show Notes Transcript Show Notes Headline   Guest Background   The Thing They Do       Episode Highlights   Wrap up .       Some of the People…

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Geocaching

Show Notes Transcript Show Notes Headline   Guest Background   The Thing They Do       Episode Highlights   Wrap up .       Some of the People…

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Small Town Strings

Show Notes Transcript Show Notes Small Town Strings   Meet Caroline and JayJ Carlile     The Thing They Do       Episode Highlights   Wrap up .  …

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Cider Swig 2022: Greater Peninsula Cider Festival

Cider Swig 2022 September 24 2022. Sip cider, sample food, and listen to music. Help the community.

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Radical Roots Mountain Bike Training

If you have ever thought you wanted to ride a mountain bike Angi will inspire you to get out there and ride!

Petosa Accordion

Petosa Accordions

Show Notes Transcript Show Notes 100 Years of Accordions Petosa Accordions have been making world class accordions since 1922. This Seattle company is known worldwide as one of the premier…

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Good Morning Breakfast Tacos!

Chef Kinga Borkowski of Good Morning Tacos brings her two favorite things breakfast and tacos together with her pop up food business Good Morning Tacos