'The Native' - Proud 2nd generation Phoenix, Arizona native.
November 21st, 2019 | Season 4 | 43 mins 26 secs
architecture, arizona, az, central arizona, chandler, cooper state, day tripping, dtphx, forty eight state, frank lloyd wright, goodyear, grand canyon state, history, litchfield park, native, nature, paolo soleri, phoenician, phoenix, phx, podcast, prescott, responsible, scottsdale, travel, urban laboratory
Rob and Aaron sit down with Tim Bell, Director of Communications at Arcosanti, for a on site conversation. Tim shares the vision Paolo Soleri brought to the site and the continued work being done at Arcosanti.
November 7th, 2019 | Season 4 | 30 mins 37 secs
arizona, az, chandler, clarkdale, cooper state, cottonwood, day tripping, dtphx, forty eight state, goodyear, grand canyon state, history, jerome, litchfield park, native, phoenician, phoenix, phx, podcast, railroad, scottsdale, train, travel, verde canyon, verde valley
All aboard! We go for a ride on the Verde Canyon Railroad in Clarkdale, Arizona. The open air rail cars allow you to take in all the beauty that Arizona has to offer. Enjoy!
October 30th, 2019 | Season 4 | 10 mins 25 secs
arizona, art district, az, chandler, churchill, cooper state, credit card, credit union, day tripping, dtphx, fair trade cafe, forty eight state, foundre, goodyear, grand canyon state, history, litchfield park, native, oneaz, phoenician, phoenix, phx, podcast, roosevelt row, scottsdale, the nash, travel
We sit down with State Forty Eight co-founder Mike Spangenberg at the launch event of their new OneAZ Credit Union credit card. Mike shares with us some of the exciting things happening with the brand since we last spoke.
October 24th, 2019 | Season 4 | 50 mins 39 secs
arcosanti, arizona, arizona republic, author, az, boots and burgers, chandler, clarkdale, cooper state, cottonwood, day tripping, dtphx, forty eight state, goodyear, grand canyon state, hike, history, journalist, litchfield park, native, phoenician, phoenix, phx, podcast, scottsdale, travel
In the first episode of season 4 we are joined by author Roger Naylor. Roger took time to speak with us on the eve of his newest book release 'Arizona State Parks: A Guide to Amazing Places in the Grand Canyon State'.
September 21st, 2019 | Season 3 | 41 mins 56 secs
arizona, arizona capital museum, chandler, dtphx, fair trade, foundre, fry building, gilbert, glendale, goodyear, grand canyon state, heritage square, history, hospitality, hotel, jazz, litchfield park, local first az, mesa, nash, native, phoenix, phx, podcast, recap, roosevelt art district, roosevelt row, rossen house, season 3, sfe, small business, state forty eight, support local, surprise, transplant, wigwam
We sit down for food, drink and conversation at Red's Bar and Grill located at the Wigwam Resort in Litchfield Park to share highlights from each of the episodes from this past season.
September 12th, 2019 | Season 3 | 1 hr 3 mins
arizona, arizona capital museum, arizona science center, cacti, cactus, cowboys, dtphx, forty eight state, ghosts, grand canyon state, haunted, heritage square, higley, history, mansion, museum, native, nobuo, not so, old house, phoenix, phx, pizzeria bianco, podcast, queen anne victorian, rattlesnakes, restoration, roosevelt row. art distric, rosson, victorian era, victorian secrets
In this weeks episode, the final before our recap, we had the pleasure of taking a personal tour of the Rosson House at Heritage Square in downtown Phoenix.
August 29th, 2019 | Season 3 | 54 mins 25 secs
arians family foundation, arizona, asu, brand, bruce arians, cardinals, chandler, churchill, clothing, coyotes, credit union west, dbacks, diamondbacks, entrepreneur, grand canyon state, local, localfirstaz, mlr pro tax and accounting, not so native, nsnaz, phoenix, phx, podcast, sfe, state forty eight, sun devils, suns, susan g komen, t-shirt
State Forty Eight is more than just a t-shirt company, it’s a movement recognized around and beyond the state it calls home.
August 15th, 2019 | Season 3 | 31 mins 30 secs
art, art district, art hotel, burtney, credit union west, culture, find yourself, foundre, grand canyon, history, hotel, match bar, mlr tax and accounting, no so native, nsnaz, phoenix, podcast, resort, roosevelt row, state48
We spend time with Julie and Mike from the FOUND:RE Hotel in Downtown Phoenix. FOUND:RE is a beautiful boutique hotel that is on par with some of the countries best. Check it out!
August 8th, 2019 | Season 3 | 38 mins 55 secs
agua caliente, arizona, arizona state research library, az memory project, downtown, four peaks, fry, grand canyon state, history, jack swilling, king woolsey, knights of pythias, majerles, marriage, masons, mischief, murder, not so native, nsnaz, phoenix, podcast, state forty eight, territorial, woolsey wentworth building
We met up with our new friend Mike Bell at Majerle’s Sports Grill in downtown Phoenix. What he shared with us is a true wild west story that tells the tale of a woman that journeyed to Arizona for a new life and through some savvy business dealings and ‘relationships’ she wound up being one of the state’s largest landowners. Enjoy!
August 1st, 2019 | Season 3 | 47 mins 28 secs
alice tatum band, credit union west, culture, education, grand canyon, history, improvise, jazz, jazz club, jazz venue, lewis nash, mlr tax and accounting, nash, no so native, nsnaz, phoenix, podcast, roosevelt row, state48, thenash
Executive Director of Jazz in Az Joel Goldenthal was kind enough to share his personal story and the mission and vision of The Nash. We enjoy good company and great music at one of the countries finest Jazz venues.
July 25th, 2019 | Season 3 | 50 mins 2 secs
arizona state library, capital, constitution, credit union west, founders, government, governor, grand canyon, history, mlr tax and accounting, museum, no so native, nsnaz, pearl harbor, phoenix, podcast, state48, territorial, uss arizona
Dorie, Stephanie and Naomi take Rob on a tour of the Arizona Capital Museum. Come along with us as we see some of the places and artifacts that turned the Grand Canyon State into the Unions 48th.
April 15th, 2019 | Season 2 | 26 mins 22 secs
66, americana, angel, angel and vilmas, arizona, arizona outdoors, az, cars, day trip, delgadillo, disney, gift shop, grand canyon, historic 66, john lassiter, make arizona great again, mother road, nsnaz, pixar, podcast, recap, reds bar and grill, road trip, route 66, seligman, travel, we the people, wigwam, williams, world wildlife zoo
Season 2 took us through different towns, highways, elevations both above and below ground, climates, but most of all it allowed us to share of stories of different people and places from Arizona. Join us on the patio of Reds Bar & Grill and The Wigwam resort as we discuss our favorite moments from our second season.
April 4th, 2019 | Season 2 | 50 mins 39 secs
66, americana, angel, angel and vilmas, arizona, arizona outdoors, az, cars, day trip, delgadillo, disney, gift shop, grand canyon, historic 66, john lassiter, mother road, nsnaz, pixar, podcast, road trip, route 66, seligman, travel, we the people, williams
We sit down for a conversation with living legend and 'Rockstar of Seligman' Angel Delgadillo. Angel has been dubbed 'The Angel of Route 66' as he took it upon himself to save and resurrect the Historic Route 66. This is his story.
March 28th, 2019 | Season 2 | 58 mins 38 secs
arizona, az, canyon, caverns, caves, caving, dinosaurs, doomsday, fallout, ghost hunters, ghosts, grand, historic, inn, motel, nsnaz, outdoors, paranormal, peach springs, podcast, prehistoric, preppers, route 66, shelter, spelunking, state48, williams, world famous
Looking for somewhere that you could arrive in your private plane, stay in an RV one night, a motel the next, enjoy some great food, visit some dinosaurs, have a beer in a prehistoric cave, some more good food and delicious giant pies, hunt some ghosts, then finish off the last night sleeping in one of the worlds most unique hotel rooms 220 feet under the ground? Well at the Grand Canyon Caverns you've found just that.
February 15th, 2019 | Season 2 | 15 mins 38 secs
arizona, arizona republic, grand canyon state, happy birthday, valentine state, valentines
In this episode Rob shares an article about how Arizona became the Valentine state. The story originally written by Jana Bommersbach appeared in the Arizona Republic February 13th, 2012.
January 15th, 2019 | Season 1 | 32 mins 9 secs
8-bit, arizona, avondale, brewery, cardinals, goodyear, history, ism, kliff kingsbury, litchfield park, not so native, peoria, phoenix, phoenix international, raceway, ryan gosling, saddle mountain, surprise, wigwam
We spend the time sharing what motivated us to start the podcast and what we’ve learned throughout this inaugural season.