Spring Valley BBQ Festival celebrates 10 years of giving back to the community

SVBBQFEST 2019 Recap

What better way to celebrate giving back to the community than with a massive BBQ block party? Ten years ago Shawn Walchef and Derek Marso held the very first Spring Valley Tailgate and BBQ Festival. The amateur barbecue competition and food festival was a way they could thank the community while also raising money for […]

Comic-Con Food: Where to Eat in San Diego

Where to eat in San Diego at Comic Con

You’re bound to build up a huge appetite when attending Comic-Con International in San Diego. To help you in your quest to dine on some great local cuisine in between panels and screenings, here is a Behind the Smoke-approved guide on where to eat in San Diego and the surrounding area during Comic-Con. There are […]

What is the Best BBQ podcast?

Dave Raymond and Duce Raymond on the Behind the Smoke podcast

Finding the “Best” BBQ podcast can be challenging once you catch the podcast bug. If you listen to our CaliBBQ.Media business and digital marketing podcasts then you know I hate “Best Of” lists. I disagree with these lists primarily because old, traditional media uses this clickbait trick to drive traffic to their website that’s filled with intrusive pop-up […]

Create your own podcast now with the Anchor app

The Anchor App has removed the traditional barriers to starting your own podcast. It is crucial that you understand the impact that audio technology is having on businesses of all sizes and the Anchor App can help you get involved in the audio game today.