Gearing Up: An Everyday Carry Podcast

Gearing Up: An Everyday Carry Podcast

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An everyday carry podcast made for the community. Interviews with makers, creators, and members of the #edc community and discussions on current trends. Follow along as we talk about life, gear, hobbies, and more. Follow @gearinguppodcast on Instagram …


87: Novel Carry
Sep 28 • 58 min
In this episode I sit down with Derrick and Josh - the two guys behind Novel Carry. We talk about their backgrounds, how they came together, exclusive products and what’s in store for Novel Carry in the future. Be sure to check them out at…
86: VERO Engineering
Sep 21 • 64 min
On today’s episode we talk with maker/designer/engineer Joseph Vero of VERO Engineering. We talk about his journey into designing his first knife and the question ‘Why has no one done this before??’Follow Joseph on Instagram (@VeroEngineering), join his…
85: Season 4 Premiere, 2 years later
Sep 14 • 32 min
Two years of Gearing Up! Can you believe it?! I’m so stoked to share everything with you guys for season 4! Be sure to check out this episode for details on the lineup and how you can support the show! An everyday carry podcast made for the community….
REUPLOAD: Episode 38 - leather, leather and more leather
Aug 31 • 20 min
In preparation for my upcoming episode about LEATHER - I figured we’d check back on an older episode featuring some great leather from the community!The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear,…
REUPLOAD: Episode 46 - sprint runs and the community
Aug 26 • 22 min
Sprint runs & the communityThe everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies, and more. Follow @gearinguppodcast on Instagram for updates and subscribe for new episodes each…
REUPLOAD: Episode 27 Women of EDC
Aug 24 • 25 min
Badass women of the EDC communityThe everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies, and more. Follow @gearinguppodcast on Instagram for updates and subscribe for new episodes each…
REUPLOAD: Episode 67 - a few good accounts to follow
Aug 19 • 13 min
A few good accounts worth checking out!The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies, and more. Follow @gearinguppodcast on Instagram for updates and subscribe for new episodes…
REUPLOAD: Episode 18 - Rustic.EDC
Aug 17 • 59 min
A downtown rooftop chat with my friend Adam from Rustic.EDC — Texas pride, pocket states and more!The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies, and more. Follow…
84: Season 3 Finale
Aug 11 • 34 min
A quick wrap up of season 3, some upcoming changes, and a chat. Have a great day! :) The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies, and more. Follow @gearinguppodcast on Instagram…
83: #mmcwfh, a day late - let’s talk cool Kickstarter projects and crowdfunding
Aug 4 • 54 min
In this episode: we talk about Kickstarter projects worth checking out, problems with crowdfunding, and more! Damned Designs, WESN Goods, Ti2 Design, and others!The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life,…
82: #mmcwfh - my inspiration
Jul 27 • 40 min
Episode 82 - #mmcwfh my inspiration@mrbobbybones@crankyhankyco@sluggerotoole_edc@raven_the_pirate@rambler.made@notoriousedc / @tommedvedich@houndstoothzombie@jesscreativesTaking a moment today to highlight some of my inspiration. We’ve been on this…
BONUS - Episode 0 - #throwbackthursday
Jul 23 • 41 min
I found this initial recording of Gearing Up from before the podcast ever officially started. April and I from the garage of our old house - mowing and birds in the background! hahaThis was a fun one - cool to listen back and hear about the goals and…
80: #mmcwfh - trends in the EDC community
Jul 20 • 48 min
Trends in the community. Mostly pirates, coffee and insanely good photographers. The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies, and more. Follow @gearinguppodcast on Instagram for…
79: #mmcwfh - inspiration vs plagiarism (LIVE on IGTV)
Jul 13 • 26 min
In this episode: inspiration vs. plagiarism - my thoughts on the growing trend of ‘inspired’ shots.Watch the episode back on IGTV at @gearinguppodcast on Instagram!The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about…
78: Hands Over Machines.
Jul 9 • 61 min
In this episode: I chat with Peter from @Rambler.Made about the brand he’s built, his Instagram feed, and being authentic online. Be sure to check out Peter’s work and show him some love. ramblermade.comThe everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy!…
77: #mmcwfh - Vault Case Co.
Jul 6 • 22 min
In this episode: a quick chat about Vault Case Co. Also, I’m tired and ramble a bit (what else would you expect from a Monday)Be sure to subscribe to hear Thursday’s episode with @Rambler.Made!The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my…
76: Raven in spirit. Pirate at heart.
Jun 29 • 65 min
In this episode: @raven_the_pirate on his inspiration, his most frustrating photo, getting creative with limitations, and why he’s The Raven. The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography,…
75: Pride Month! LGBTQ Accounts in the EDC Community
Jun 25 • 23 min
In this episode: In celebration of Pride Month we’re taking a look at some EDC makers and creators that are part of the LGBTQ community.The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography,…
74: Support Black Creators - POC in the community
Jun 22 • 27 min
In this episode: I highlight black makers and content creators in the community - be sure to follow, like, and support however you can. @timallen321@uzinhanks@odinleather@urbansurvivalgear@changingwomonThe everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy!…
73: #mondaymorningcommute Tikuna from Finch Knife Co. Thoughts
Jun 15 • 23 min
In this episode: what’s coming soon for Gearing Up and my thoughts on the latest release from Finch Knife Co.: the TikunaThe everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more….
72: #mondaymorningcommute is back
Jun 8 • 22 min
In this episode: newborn, Pride Month, George Floyd & BLM Protests, quick gear update.The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more. Follow @gtdunn on Instagram for…
71: Daigle Knives
Jun 1 • 54 min
In this episode: Chris Daigle of Daigle Knives talks knifemaking as a hobby, his inspiration and changing tastes, and what he’s up to.The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies…
70: #mmcwfh I’m not tired, you’re tired
May 4 • 15 min
In this episode - sorry I sound SO TIRED. Not sure what’s up with that, except maybe the lack of coffee. A quick update on the next episode featuring maker Chris Daigle of Daigle Knives. The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and…
69: Nice (#MMCWFH)
Apr 27 • 15 min
Monday Morning Commute, Work From HomeIn this episode - a quick rant about positivity and embracing the little moments and a quick update on an upcoming guest on the show! The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk…
68: McNees Custom Knives
Apr 23 • 49 min
In this episode: Jonathan and I talk about his journey to becoming a full-time knifemaker and design inspiration behind one of his most popular blades. We also talk about his positive attitude on Instagram and what he’s been working on lately. The…
67: #mmcwfh A few good accounts to follow
Apr 20 • 13 min
In this episode: I didn’t have much to talk about, so I decided to scroll through and find a few great accounts worth following. Be sure to check them out! The #everydaycarry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life,…
66: #MMCWFH EDC & Baby Update, Easter Weekend
Apr 13 • 13 min
In this episode: A quick update on the EDC collection, the state of purchases, Easter weekend and an update on the baby.The #everydaycarry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more….
65: #mmc WFH Edition -Knives Under $50 Worth Checking Out
Apr 6 • 19 min
In this episode - top 3 knives under $50 worth checking out, and a few honorable mentionsThe everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more. Follow @gtdunn on Instagram for…
64: Quarantine Talk with Notorious EDC
Apr 3 • 78 min
In this episode: Tom and I talk about all the changes we’re dealing with regarding COVID-19, the EDC community and Tom shares some insight into the life of a photographer.The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk…
63: New Glasses & Animal Crossing
Mar 24 • 16 min
in this episode - new glasses, animal crossing on the switch and a reorganized desk! still working from home…..The #everydaycarry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more. Follow…
62: Quarantined with a 3-Year-Old
Mar 20 • 8 min
In this episode: a quick chat with Foster.The #everydaycarry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more. Follow @gtdunn on Instagram for updates and subscribe for new episodes each…
61: The Challenges of Working Remotely
Mar 18 • 10 min
In this episode: some of the challenges of working remotely with an entire team for the first time.The #everydaycarry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more. Follow @gtdunn on…
60: #mondaymorningcommute - your opinion on the Coronavirus doesn’t matter
Mar 16 • 21 min
In this episode: My pov on the sharing of opinions around Coronavirus (COVID-19). Your opinion doesn’t matter, let’s share facts if we’re going to share anything.The everyday carry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about…
59: #mondaymorningcommute - but it’s Wednesday - Finch Knife Co.
Mar 11 • 20 min
In this episode: a quick recap of the last week/weekend, why I’m late, the Finch Knife Co. Runtly overviewThe #everydaycarry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more. Follow @gtdunn on…
58: A Not So Smart Home
Mar 5 • 16 min
My struggles with installing a new thermostat. It wasn’t fun.The #everydaycarry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life, gear, photography, hobbies and more. Follow @gtdunn on Instagram for updates and subscribe for new…
57: #mondaymorningcommute - busy weekend, follower milestone
Mar 2 • 18 min
In this episode: a HUGE thank you for 3,000 followers on Instagram - keep an eye out for giveaways coming very soon! A busy weekend, home security and more! The #everydaycarry podcast that anyone can enjoy! Join my wife and me as we talk about life,…
56: #mondaymorningcommute - DIY photo backgrounds and our busy weekend
Feb 24 • 21 min
DIY photo backgrounds - how I spent my weekend making some custom backdrops to spice up my photos. I highly recommend checking out my posts and think you should try to make some on your own!! It can be as simple as a few pieces of wood or the right…
55: Season 3 - Let’s Catch Up
Feb 20 • 38 min
We’re back! We’re catching up on life and what’s going on in our world.
54: #mondaymorningcommute - a quick one
Feb 17 • 11 min
a quick update and the final episode of season 2! Season 3 is here on Thursday, February 20th!
53: #everydaycommute 10 - flashlights
Feb 10 • 19 min
A quick review of the RovyVon A29 in brass and my thoughts on flashlights in my EDC rotation.
52: #everydaycommute 9 - sharpeners and raffle accounts
Jan 31 • 22 min
Lansky and KME Sharpeners, raffle accounts and more.
51: #everydaycommute 8 - the secondary market
Jan 30 • 22 min
An overview of the current state of the secondary market in the EDC community.
50: #everydaycommute 7 - the weekend, big trucks, new edc stuff
Jan 27 • 16 min
we had quite an interesting weekend - lots of big trucks, new edc gear, potty training and the nursery is almost finished
49: #everydaycommute 6 - Thursday Instead of Friday
Jan 23 • 16 min
I had to get gas and why we’re not doing this on Friday.
48: #everydaycommute 5 - shot show, patreon and my new knife
Jan 22 • 21 min
Shot show, why I started a patreon and how you can support the show, I got a new knife
47: #everydaycommute 4 - monday mornings
Jan 20 • 20 min
Why I love Monday mornings
46: #everydaycommute 3 - sprint runs and the community
Jan 16 • 22 min
Sprint runs and the hype they generate — my thoughts
45: #everydaycommute 2 - same same, but different
Jan 15 • 16 min
Another episode from the road - this time about the podcast and life!
44: #everydaycommute 1 - let’s try something new!
Jan 14 • 23 min
A quick rambling episode on my commute home!
43: the 2010s
Dec 19, 2019 • 32 min
we take a look back at some of the biggest events, most memorable tech and the top songs of the last decade.
42: five+ items under $50
Dec 5, 2019 • 25 min
5 great edc-related items for under $50 each (and April threw in a few great suggestions!)
41: our christmas wish lists
Nov 20, 2019 • 25 min
With Christmas right around the corner I figured an episode like this might help with some random gift ideas — some EDC related, some not. Enjoy!
40: big news and edc gift ideas
Nov 13, 2019 • 24 min
edc gift ideas for the upcoming holiday season, exclusive/sprint run hype, edc vs. everyday use, a BIG change in our lives and more!
39: netflix & chill
Oct 30, 2019 • 26 min
I go through my top 5 streaming recommendations and some honorable mentions. Also - new gear!
38: leather, leather and more leather
Oct 9, 2019 • 20 min
@blackcrossleather, @hitchandtimber, @ac_made, @heightsleathercompany, @bearcubleather and a few more!
37: edc tech
Sep 24, 2019 • 20 min
computers, phones, cameras, and more. They’re always with me and here’s why!
36: state of the hobby and some exciting makers
Sep 17, 2019 • 21 min
My POV on the current state of the hobby, complacent makers and some folks that are really shaking it up. this one’s a bit of a rambler.
35: one year later
Sep 12, 2019 • 21 min
a brief look back, a HUGE thank you and a community that never fails to amaze!
34: the gathering, blade, and family vacations
Sep 2, 2019 • 28 min
april and I talk about traveling for knives and gear and taking some family vacations, why I quit blogging in 2019
33: structure and banned hashtags
Aug 28, 2019 • 33 min
banned hashtags and suppressed content on Instagram and a remapped show structure to help us stay on topic!
32: chicken spaghetti
Aug 19, 2019 • 30 min
least favorite chores to do, when kids should have shores and what is chicken spaghetti
31: podcasts bruh
Aug 16, 2019 • 30 min
my subscriptions and shows I recommend checking out!
30: bonus episode: dark accounts
Aug 9, 2019 • 17 min
@edc.alabama, @patina.turner_, @houndstoothzombie, @p.sh4rp — all great everyday carry accounts to follow. #everydaycarry #edc
29: home ownership
Aug 6, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode we talk about the best and worst parts of owning a home and how we’re settling into our new house.
28: facebook buying and selling
Jul 29, 2019 • 28 min
April and I talk about some interesting Facebook marketplace finds and where to buy and sell in the community.
27: bonus: women of edc and q&a
Jul 25, 2019 • 25 min
quick-ish bonus episode, women of EDC and a quick Q&A, follow @bladeantly_obvious, @mrs_g_edc, @sak_edc, @erinsedc and @amazinggrace007
26: the garage and the busy weekend
Jul 23, 2019 • 31 min
Toolbox restoration, garage organization and a busy weekend that wasn’t supposed to be busy.
25: it’s a Texas thing
Jul 15, 2019 • 36 min
April and I go through all the things we love about the great state we call home: Texas.
24: pry bars ftw
Jul 8, 2019 • 33 min
pry bars are the topic today. why I carry them, which ones I love and the ones that you recommend. we also ramble a little bit, but what else is new??
23: maker series audio: Paul Lusk Knives
Jul 1, 2019 • 64 min
Paul Lusk and I sit down to discuss his journey into knife-making, what his thoughts are on the industry and what he’s doing to help promote the craft. Check out knifemakingvideos.com for more info on Paul’s work and follow @PaulLuskKnives on Instagram.…
22: new studio, same us
Jun 24, 2019 • 32 min
We’re back it in this episode of Gearing Up. We’re finally settled into our new house and we’ve got a dedicated studio setup to help us record episodes.
21: drop it like it’s hot
May 15, 2019 • 35 min
a quick catch-up and then we discuss ‘the drop’ - here’s everything you need to know about drops in the EDC community and how to score next time one happens!
20: maker series audio: Cobalt Customs
Apr 26, 2019 • 50 min
Blaine and I sit down to discuss his journey to becoming a full-time knife-maker as well as his thoughts on the industry.
19: let’s talk about SAKs
Apr 16, 2019 • 30 min
A quick chat about Swiss Army Knives, my favorite models and some great accounts to follow. An everyday carry staple for sure!
18: maker series audio: @rustic.edc
Apr 4, 2019 • 59 min
Adam and Hope were the first business featured in the Maker Series on the blog. Now Adam and I sit down and chat on a rooftop in downtown Houston.
17: what are you obsessed with?
Mar 31, 2019 • 26 min
april’s choice: what are you obsessed with? we discuss our current obsessions and a bit of the why behind them!
16: gearing up is back
Mar 19, 2019 • 41 min
greg and april are back! gearing up: season 2 is finally live!
15: april goes knife shopping
Dec 31, 2018 • 43 min
april shops on BladeHQ for three different budgets: $50, $100, $$$Unlimited$$$. she had some pretty interesting picks. we also talk about how to deal with receiving bad EDC gifts from your friends & loved ones.Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
14: your top picks 2018
Dec 17, 2018 • 37 min
these are the top picks as submitted by everyone on Instagram. let me know what you think! Did we miss anyone? Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
13: getting out of hobbies
Dec 8, 2018 • 29 min
a brief look at some of the hobbies we’ve had throughout our livesMusic: https://www.purple-planet.com
12: top 5 christmas movies
Nov 29, 2018 • 23 min
honorable mentions, 5-1… which movies made the cut? check out our top 5 christmas favorites!Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
11: who knows greg better? mom vs. april
Nov 26, 2018 • 37 min
25 questions with no prep - mom and april see who knows greg better: mom’s 28 years vs. april’s 11+ yearsMusic: https://www.purple-planet.com
10: greg is grouchy for the 10th episode
Nov 18, 2018 • 36 min
i wasn’t in the mood to record this episode, and i think there are times where you can tell! it’s our 10th episode and my mom stuck around to record with us. we pick a giveaway winner (finally) and talk about upcoming ideas/episodes. BONUS: guess that edc…
9: our first guest host
Nov 11, 2018 • 35 min
a quick chat with our guest followed by your questionsMusic: https://www.purple-planet.com
8: the edc community can get annoying
Nov 2, 2018 • 39 min
I asked, you answered. These are the biggest pet peeves and annoyances you deal with in the EDC community. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
7: my wife guesses EDC terms
Oct 25, 2018 • 30 min
April guesses the definition of 15 common EDC terms. Play along and see how many you get right!Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
6: photo editing: apps and editing tips
Oct 19, 2018 • 48 min
In this episode we discuss the applications I use for photo editing. A few picks from mobile and desktop, so there’s something for everyone. I also share my top 5 photo editing tips.Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
5: answering your questions
Oct 10, 2018 • 44 min
April and I answer the questions/comments left by everyone that entered the giveaway from episode 2. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
4: before we moved back home
Oct 5, 2018 • 48 min
April and I go through college and jobs before moving back to the Houston area. We talk about all of the ups and downs that we went through along the way.Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
3: camera gear, april’s random questions and a giveaway winner
Sep 29, 2018 • 47 min
All the cameras that I shoot with and what lenses I use. April asks me a bunch of random questions she found on the internet.Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
2: what is edc?
Sep 20, 2018 • 45 min
What EDC is all about and some of my favorites. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
1: a quick introduction
Sep 12, 2018 • 33 min
In this episode we talk about our lives, hobbies and past work experiences. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com