Episode 9: BS-ing With Billy B




The Round Six Podcast show

Summary: TALKING HOT BOATS, PAINT AND INNER TUBE SPEED RECORDS<br><br> <br> The Round Six Gearheads sat down with world-famous custom painter Billy B for an evening of good-natured, wet fun. This was a fast-paced, fun look at the world of high-powered, super-trick custom boats, racing and laughs.<br> That and creating a water sport so extreme that even the Australians may not go for it.<br>  <br> THINGS COVERED IN THIS EPISODE:<br> <br> * When Billy met Brad<br> * Brian’s filthy mouth<br> * A terribly inappropriate intro<br><br> – A flurry of brutal pop culture references<br> * Making the move from Graphic Design to Custom Paint<br><br> – The mysterious connection of Dentistry and art<br> * Rediscovering Billy’s first custom paint job<br> * World-record water skiing<br><br> – BAREFOOT, no less!<br><br> – “Dead arm”<br><br> – Worst secret handshake ever<br> * The Australian Dam-to-Dam race (Google this. Holy moly.)<br> * Long Beach to Catalina race<br> * Humble beginnings<br> * Brad’s leaky truck<br><br> – and his Captain Hazelwood shirt<br> * The sound of Crocs at 130MPH on water<br> * The Red Bull Extreme Inner Tube Challenge<br><br> – The many realms of Formula D<br><br> – The dirtiest acronym ever<br> * A thing we can’t mention because someone made us edit it out<br> * Genesis of Billy B’s Hot Boat Show<br><br> – In memory of Officer Marvin Carter<br><br> – Giving back to the community<br> * The hopeful return of river racing<br> * How things have changed over the years<br><br> – Re-branding ideas<br> * <a href="https://roundsixpod.com/2017/11/20/billy-bs-pirate-cove-hot-boat-show/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Pirate Cove show</a><br><br> – Local interference<br> * The Liquid Fly-By<br> * Eric plays Chamber of Commerce rep<br> * The boat storage business<br> * Personal projects<br><br> – Being a Ford guy with a Chevy powerplant<br> * The joy of working without a timeline<br> * Brad takes a few more lumps<br> * Clients gone wild<br> * The many nicknames of Brad<br> <br> SOME COOL VISUALS FOR YOU<br> A peek at some of the fun stuff we discussed on the podcast:<br> …and yeeeeaaahhh. About that whole inner tube thing:<br>