Bunker Buddies with Andie and Ben

Join Andie and Ben as they go on adventures, try out fun outdoor gear, and have guests over to chat about every single Apocalypse survival scenario they (and you the listener) can think of! They're not just preppers, they're comedians and tech nerds so it’s a lil’ silly. Hunker in their bunker and let's survive this thing together!

Title: Ben's Buddy Nick is in the Bunker!

Nick McCay

Y’all we got so many updates! Andie got a new gig. Ben made friends in the dirt. We watched Cargo on NETFLIX. We’ve been busy…

This week’s Buddy in the Bunker is Nick McCay (https://twitter.com/@nmccay) . He’s one of Ben’s childhood friends and he comes on board to talk Nuclear Apocalypse, LA survival plans, and general shenanigans. To keep up with everything this dude is keeping up with in the world check out his personal blog! https://medium.com/@NicholasRMcCay

If y'all want a dope logo like ours hit up our friend Matt Taylor!

Get ready! Next Episode we’re breaking down The Rain so catchup ahead of time on NETFLIX




Mini survival kits w/ Dawn Armstrong

Dawn Armstrong

Hey y'all! This week we've got a short update brought to you on the field in the back corners of the Virgin Hyperloop One office with Dawn Armstrong. Ben and Dawn often chat about the apocalypse over lunch so this week we're talking about her Altoids survival tins.

Check out the pics on our Instagram.

This week's episode is short while Andie & Ben are continuing to work on some podcast updates. For a sneak peak of what's to come, look out for the logo updates on our Facebook & Instagram.

Surviving Last of Us with Lead Game Designer Richard!

Richard Cambier

Hey buddies! This week we’re getting an inside look at the world of Last of Us with Lead Game Designer from Naughty Dog, Richard Cambier. There be Last of Us SPOILERS in this episode, but y’all should have already played it already! We talk about what it takes to create these immersive worlds and the stories that drive them. Ever wondered why you HAVE to kill all the doctors in the room to save Ellie at the end?! We get the answers to that question and even find out how clowns go about the world figuring their way out of fun situations!
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Can I Pet Your Naughty Dog, Tony Robbins?! W/ Meghan Parks, Renee Colvert & Richard Cambier

Meghan Parks
Renee Colvert
Richard Cambier

It's the MaxFun Drive and we're going big! We open a MAILBAG with guest Meghan Parks, who is struggling to survive a studio apt with her fiance' meanwhile returning to the podcast is the lovely co-host of CAN I PET YOUR DOG? Renee Covert! We talk about how she was raised to survive on the optimism from Tony Robins tapes as a child while Richard Cambier pops in to give us a little tease of our next episode where we take a long walk down the road of creating the apocalyptic world in "LAST OF US"!

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Cults & Tasty Cockroaches Be Trending, Yo! & W/ Lindsay Ames!

Lindsay Ames

Comedian/Chef Lindsay Ames guests as we dive into why a diary is a great tool to maintain sanity in the apocalypse while Lindsay brings the goods with her very thoughtful "End of Days" themed dishes. Spoiler alert: She really puts the MEN in Menu. Ben catches us up on what's going down with the Cult on FarCry5 meanwhile Andie brings the Cult Clues. Clues you should be aware of especially if you think you might be in a cult! (If you think so please email us at BunkerBuddies@610house.com) And It's the MAXFUN DRIVE! Yeow! Become a new or upgrading member now! You get to support our show directly, AND you get cool and exclusive gifts! What's not to love!

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Heather Brooker

Heather Brooker returns from the popular mommy podcast, MOTHERHOOD IN HOLLYWOOD we talk about Bunker cocaine as a bargaining tool, why 50 shades should be in your hide out (spoiler alert, it's masturbation) and MORE!

Follow us on FACEBOOK, find us on Instagram @AndieBolt @Ezalis and head over to www.MotherhoodinHolywood.com for more good stuff from Heather!

Also go follow HER BROTHERHOOD on facebook and instagram. A new podcast supporting the women who are gonna save our asses when the shit hits!

Please rate us on iTunes and tell your frands! #HopeandCheesecake

Farming the Sun on a Nuclear Winter!

Lee Barats

Solar Engineer Lee Barats is BACK in the bunker to talk about the new Trump solar tariffs. We dive into the mailbag and talk surviving EDC. @Ezails brings us up to date on all things Virgin Hyperloop One and we of course Snowpiercer comes up. Not just cause we're obsessed with it and talk about it every episode but it's a TV show now!

Go buy this book for your bunker! It's not only dope but they support this show you're in love with! How cool is that? QUESTIONS FOR DEEP THINKERS: https://www.amazon.com/Questions-Deep-Thinkers-Challenging-Probably/dp/1...

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Hope and cheesecake mother fuckers!

Rocky Roads & Dirt Shenanigans! Bunker Buddies Go Off Roading!


Pack up your bug out vehicle and load up your dual sport cause these apocalypse aficionados are going OFF ROAD BABY! Andie Bolt and Ben Ellis take his 2004 Land Rover out in the Hungry Valley State Vehicle Recreation park to test out their zombie escape skills. With some other off roading buddies in tow they go over lots of tips and how to's when it comes to taking your vehicle off road! It's very red neck and very fun. Grab your koozie and a cold one. Sit back and enjoy! Well not if you're driving.. well if you're driving make the "cold one" like.. a La Croix or something!

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To check out the park yourself go here http://ohv.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=1192

Hope and Cheesecake. Stay safe out there!

The Jetsons Technology w/ Ashley Esqueda!

Ashley Esqueda

The hilarious Ashley Esqueda (Nerdist Alpha, Senior Editor CNET) joins us this week to talk about her passion of future technology and specifically how it pertains to The Jetsons! Ashley met our co-host Ben Ellis at CES so we talk about the disaster that is Foldimate both in The Jestsons and IRL. What's happening down on planet earth while rich white families like the Jetsons eat their fancy pills for dinner and call pushing one button a job? Is it Demolition man down there? Who knows! But we have a super fun awesome time with our new BFF who we almost didn't let leave The 6-10 House. Follow @AshleyEsqueda on Twitter and here is the recap video for The Jetson's we refer to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1oDaHRbIDH8
Email us travisandandie@gmail.com tweet @andiebolt @travisandandie and follow Ben Ellis for cool car and street art stuff on instagram @ezalis

The Survival Lifestyle Of Liberia’s Oprah W/ Archel Bernard!!

Archel Bernard


Buddies, you are going to love this episode where we dive deep into the day to day life of West African Oprah, Archel Bernard aka @shopbombchel (follow her on insta.) Archel is a smart, powerful, entrepreneur who empowers women with her ethical African fashion company that helps women who are victims of assault, rape, and Ebola by giving them skills, jobs and sometimes even their education. This dope AF queen is living a life off the grid where she has to source her own power and water all while helping to change the world! The girl has Survival stories out the yin yang and shares the tips and know how. She’s had an up close and personal look at Ebola, has survived a war torn country that is just about to have its first peaceful transfer of power! Woo! In this episode we celebrate the spirit of Liberia. A spirit of absolute joy, strength and hope. So pour yourself a mimosa, sit back and enjoy cause this one is a LONG one. We love this gal and you will too. #hopeandcheesecake Check out and support Archel’s shop online: https://www.shopbombchel.com/

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