Helmets were flying last week on Thursday night!! What the hell!! We share our thoughts on that and on our Chargers and Philip Rivers! Find us on social media and let us know if you agree or disagree. We also sample a Red Ale from Three Weav3rs! Cheers!
Since we recorded this podcast we have had an amazing win against the Packers and a mortifying loss versus division rivals, the Raiders. Just a tad late but definitely still worth the listen as we sample a Banana Bread beer, talk about our latest Vegas trip, pay tribute to the late John Witherspoon and of course talk some Chargers football. So have a listen and please comment on valfranshenanigans.com or one of our social media outlets. Cheers!
Join us for Episode 42 as we taste an IPA from Firestone Walker Brewery. We discuss the Chargers and their injury woes…and other injuries around the league. And we’d like to welcome Francine to the 21st Century as she shares a current jam that she is totally in love with right now!! Join us!!
Pre-season football is underway and so is our latest episode. Join us and our special guests as we chit chat about our beloved Chargers and the other LA team. Josh, one of past guests, is back to share his latest endeavor. So grab your drink and listen!
Episode 40 is finally here and we are soaking up the summer with vacation, beer, music and some futbol!! Join us as we sip some tasty brews from Hamilton Family Brewery! We share fond memories from our recent cruise, give you insight on the next live music show we are attending and we talk futbol! Yes… futbol as in soccer! Get your fav summer drink and join us!!
Back from Vegas and back to share our awesome concert experiences. First up, Gwen Stefani from her residency at Zappos Theater. Then Muse at Mandalay Bay who are currently on tour!! Come have a listen as we tell you about our amazing weekend!!
That’s right… We are Bitter!! Our Chargers didn’t go as far as we knew they could in their playoff run and we are drinking an equally bitter beer to wash away our sorrows. We sample a hoppy DIPA from Last Name Brewing, we talk Chargers short lived playoff run, nfl conspiracy theories and we share our thoughts on the remaining 4 teams. Join our Bitter Pity Party if you dare!!
ValFranShenanigans is back with 2 special guests. We are sampling an IPA from Stone Brewing and we talk tons of football!! Season is coming to an end and it’s crunch time… we all make some predictions! Have a listen and see if you agree with them!! Cheers!!
Here we are once again at a Chargers tailgate right in the middle of Thunder Alley!! We have more special guests joining us too!! Enjoy your Thanksgiving weekend with a cold one and have a listen!
WE ARE BACK!! Did you miss us?? Episode 34 is finally here and we recorded this one while Tailgating before the Chargers Game at Stub Hub Center! We have a very special guest who joins us and shares his love of the Chargers with us! We talk a some music, sharing our latest concert shenanigans! Grab your favorite drink and share some laughs with us! Cheers!!
This is the official Party Podcast Live from Las Vegas!! We have so many special guests on the episode and we are celebrating all our July birthdays! We sample an amber from Vegas’ own Sin City Brewing! Grab a cold one in this ridiculous heat and join the party! Cheers!!
Episode 32 is ready for the 4th of July Holiday! Join us as we sample a blonde from Maui brewing Co. Talk about someone’s big 5-0 Birthday! And one of us is traveling to Colorado soon for a concert! Have a listen! Cheers!
School’s out and Summer has officially begun!! Episode 31 features the first ever ValFranshenanigans Beer Bracket!! And we want you to vote too!! Go to
https://brackify.com/bracket/17717/Beer-Bracket-2018 and let us know what beers are your favorites!! Join us for another Episode!!
Memorial Weekend is here and so is Episode 30! We were busy this week going to two concerts and visiting a brewery!! Join us as we share how it all went down!!
Episode 29 is here for your enjoyment…We sample a Belgian Style white ale from Cigar City Brewing. And our Artist of the podcast is Nico Vega. Join us!
For the first time ValFranShenanigans is recording in the morning. So we decided to sample a coffee beer and a banana bread beer. We talk the 2018 NFL draft and we share our experience at the LA Chargers season ticket member draft party on the Queen Mary. Grab your favorite adult beverage and join the shenanigans!!
We are celebrating everything Friday the 13th… Is it really an unlucky day? We share our thoughts. We sample a brew from Pikes Peak out of Colorado. Our music is inspired by Friday the 13th too. And we discuss where we will be watching the nfl draft this year. So grab a cold one and join us. Cheers!!
It’s St Patty’s day!! And we are sampling a Stout that is an Irish Whiskey Aged Beer. Our Artist of the Podcast is U2, undoubtedly the most popular band out of Ireland. And we talk some of the happenings going on in the new NFL year!! Grab your favorite Irish drink and have a listen!! Cheers!
This Episode we sample an earthy red SLO Brew. Our artist of the podcast is Pink. And we talk a lil NFL combine. Join us!
We’re back!! We took a small break but back with a vengeance! Join us as we sample two beers.. one from Golden Road and one from Big Sky out of Montana! We talk the Superbowl and we finally got tickets to an awesome concert..but it’s not until May 😦 Join us and throw back a couple!!
Episode 23 is here and so are the playoffs!! We have another special guest!! This time we taste a black lager called Kostritzer. We share with you one of our favorite Beer Festivals that is happening this weekend on January 20th and of course we talk Playoffs. Also a Hockey Game Shenanigan! Join us!!
Here we are… Episode 22… the last podcast of 2017! To celebrate we have a special guest! She brings with her, her favorite brew from San Francisco. We have one last Chargers home game and we must win (plus we need some other teams to lose) in order to get into the playoffs. Grab one and have a listen! Happy New Year!!
Merry Christmas!! Join us as we talk more Chargers football and how they are fighting for first place vs the Kansas City Chiefs this weekend. We sample a craft beer from Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company out of the Santa Ynez Valley. And we skip the artist of the podcast this week so we can share an awesome Tale with Ales from when we went to KC for a Chargers football game!! Grab a drink and join us!!
Episode 20 is here and we are celebrating with a pilsner from Angel City Brewery. Our LA Chargers are surging and we are excited!! We share our last experience at StubHub Center and how the Chargers tore it up against the Buffalo Bills!! And our artist of the podcast #AOTPC is The Cars. Join us!!
Join us as we celebrate the oncoming holidays with a seasonal holiday brew from 21st Amendment Brewery. We talk more Chargers… We have two games in a 5 day span!! And our #AOTPC is Morrissey. Crack one open. Dilly Dilly!!
Episode 18 features Kilt Lifter from Four Peaks Brewery out of Tempe, Arizona. We talk more football, our artist of the podcast is Bleachers and we have a Tales with Ales that involves Southwest Airlines.
Here we are again… and we excited our Chargers have won 2 games since our last episode… so cheers to them. We talk more football, we taste Alesmith Brewing Co and our Artists of the podcasts all just recently played at Jack’s 12th Show. Grab a cold one and join us!!
It was a sad week in music in more ways than one. This weeks artist of the podcast we pay tribute to the legendary Tom Petty who just passed away this week. We talk about how some people in the media spotlight need to have a filter #bashcam!! And we sample a red from Coronado Brewing. Join us as we work past this week and try to bring humor during these sad times.
Well our Chargers aren’t exactly where we thought they would be but we do have BEER to ease the pain. We sample an oktoberfest beer, talk about our first home game and tailgate of the season and we have 2 Artists of the Podcast!! Styx and Kansas! Join us… cheers!!
Here we are!! Episode 14 and the NFL is officially back!! We sample a brew from Belching Beaver and discuss the start of the NFL Season!! Join us!!
We have so much to share!! 2 Chargers preseason games and the Grape Harvest Festival!! Join us as we share our VIP charger game experience!! Our latest artist of the podcast is Paramore!! We sample two from Dude’s Brewing Co. And we talk the upcoming Mayweather/McGregor fight!! Relax, grab a drink and laugh with us.
Here we are again and so excited pre-season football is underway!! … Get comfy..we sample Garage Brewing Co, talk chargers football, lingerie football… what?? And our artist of the podcast is Journey. Come along for the ride!!
Midweek Special!! Join us as we school these NFL players on how to get away with shenanigans!! We also sample 3 – that’s right 3 local craft beers from Strum Brewing Co. Our new artist of the podcast… The Killers!! What’s your favorite song?? Better late than never!!
It’s another hot weekend!! so time to grab another cold one and join us as we discuss Jon Gruden, aka chuckie, our latest artist of the podcast is Duran Duran and we sample Passion Fruit Kicker by Green Flash Brewing out of San Diego. Have a listen!!
It’s 4th of July weekend…kinda… join us as we sample two beers from No Clue Brew. We talk ridiculous NFL contracts and the newest #artistofthepodcast is Dreamcar!! Grab a cold one… you know you want to… come have a few laughs with us… CHEERS!! #happy4thofjuly
Join us as we sample Wolf Pup from Golden Road Brewery. We talk Muse… our new #artistofthepodcast. And we dish on how we feel about a woman doing play by play for a Monday Night Football game! Grab a cold one and have a listen.
We sample Claremont Craft Ales and we discuss the dynamic band Imagine Dragons!! Also, NFL Cheerleaders… do they deserve more $$??? Is a lawsuit necessary?? We weigh in on this topic too!
It’s a hot one today!! Get a ice cold one and listen as we share Shenanigans at the Inland Empire Beer and Music Festival #iebmf!!
Episode 5 – by now you should know the drill and already have a cold one by your side. We sample a beer from Refuge Brewery! We recap the NFL Draft, the Lemon Festival and discuss the next Music/Beer festival we are attending!!
Here we are again giving our views on craft beer, nfl and music. We discuss the most controversial prospect in the 2017 nfl draft and also the tragic and short life of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez. You’re really gonna need a drink for this one!! Join us!
Throw a couple back and join us while we sample Rok House Brewing Co. We talk LT and Tony Romo’s new jobs. One of us tried out to be a Laker Girl back in the day! What?! Find out how that went!! Intro/Outro music “Cold Sweat” by Chill Purpose.
Crack a cold one and join us as we discuss Tom Brady’s missing jerseys, the nfl draft, craft beer, and a few shenanigans from Vegas baby!!