BIG FAN

1984 is Standing on Business

Chad and Hank are back for another non-sus, jam-packed edition of BIG FAN. 1984 was 40 years ago, but the hits still keep holding up, kids slang, Hank gets fashion advice, Jon Reep’s BBQ sauce commercial, Super Bowl Exotic Prop Bets, and Deluxe Printing Group celebrates 50 years in Hickory, NC! Music in this episode…

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Chad’s Magic Syrup

Chad and Hank are back for another rendition of BIG FAN! In this jam-packed episode, Chad has unearthed a magic syrup for his ailments and we find out if scheduling yearly physicals during Dry January is the optimal health plan. A Starch Madness preview with a reported shuffle at the top of the fry list…

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We’re Going to STATE!

Hank and Chad are Big Fan’s of Christmas Cheer, State Championships, and High School Football fact checkers… Included in this episode, our hosts Thanksgiving shenanigans, Hickory High School Red Tornados state championship run(s), Christmas Family Feud, and more! Buckle in we’re heading to STATE! Music included in this episode: Billy Strings “Watch It Fall”

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BIG FAN’s of Thanksgiving

Hank and Chad are back for the 2023 Thanksgiving edition of BIG FAN. Joining our hosts today is special co-host Carson (Hank’s Brother – in – Law)! The guys sit down in the MESH Studio to imbibe and chew the fat. Included in this special episode are a multitude of segments and laughs. Strap in…

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All Grown Up

In this mature and gentlemanly edition of Big Fan… Chad and Hank are back to discuss all things refined. Plays, tennis, golf, you name it. Chad heads to a musical instead of watching NFL Week 1, updates on our host’s tennis team, upcoming adventures, and another installment of Hank’s Hierarchy (or whatever Chad decides to…

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The Return

Ladies and Gentlemen, Hank, Chad, and the BIG FAN podcast are back in business! After an extended hiatus, our hosts sit down to recap the summer, and jump into a Let’s Ask Hank segment (formerly Hank’s Hierarchy) where the burning question is answered. Who has the best wings in Hickory?, Plus… first and worst jobs!…

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Starch Madness 2023!

Feeling Salty? Chad and Hank are back for another tater-ly spud-tacular edition of BIG FAN! You better believe it’s not small potatoes! Ladies and Gentlemen, do we have your attention? Get the ketchup ready for Starch Madness 2023! Music included in this episode of Big Fan: March Madness Theme and “Sweet Potato” Shinyribs

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Channel 68 Cool Change Radio

Ladies and Gentlemen, Channel 68 Cool Change Radio is live on The MESH. DJ Chad and DJ Hank dive into Entertainment.com’s 200 Greatest Easy Listening Rock Songs and share their own top 5. Plus! Super Bowl recaps and reactions are all in this jam-packed episode of BIG FAN! All music featured in this episode: The…

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Wet February

Dry January is over and Wet February is here! In this episode… Chad and Hank dive into how Dry January shaped up for them, a rare Tommy the Tornado sighting in Hickory, superpowers revisited, and Super Bowl predictions! Plus! Has Chad been trying to assert dominance over Hank during past Big Fan episodes? All this…

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Don’t Call It a Comeback

BIG FAN is back (finally) for another jam-packed episode full of fun for you! In this installment, Hank and Chad get off to a hot start and dive into Chad’s battle with COVID, Dry January, a How Much Food Could Hank Eat segment, and Heaven and Hell “Walk-Up” songs. All this and more on BIG…

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