Episodes

April 19, 2019

What A Fish Knows Jonathan Balcombe FN Book Club EP 223

Do fishes think? Do they really have three-second memories? And can they recognize the humans who peer back at them from above the surface of the water? In What a Fish Knows, the myth-busting ethologist Jonathan Balcombe addresses these questions and...

April 11, 2019

Trivia Geeks Live Something Fishy

This week, Imran Javed hosts the game tonight with one podcaster that gets a nod from Newt Gingrich and the other went to jail for being a juggler! It’s Rocket Science vs. Fish Science this week as Trivia Geeks welcomes Clay from Fish Nerds Podcast...

March 28, 2019

Play Comics Freaky Fish and No More Ice Fishing

Chris Osborne host of Play Comics and the Meddling Kids Podcast sits in the copilot seat. We jump right into the news and learn about ghost genes and some wacky fish stories. We learn about seafood in South Carolina and as always have a ton of fun.

March 15, 2019

Look at My Ice Hole! Tench and Hamerhead Fish N Chips EP 220

Ep 220 is jam packed with Fun, Erik Hoffner from Monga Bay Joins us to tell us about his ice hole art, and bring us some news. Fish Guy Josh and Doc Martin are back to teach us about the Tench and We have a great time reviewing the Movie "On the Ice Flow"

February 12, 2019

A Comedian & Paleontogist Walk into an Ice Shanty Steve Macone ep 219

Comedian Steve Macone and his Paleontogist Friend Michael D'Emic come lake trout fishing with us on the worst lake in NH. We learn about naming dinosaurs, shark attacks in the belly of the beast and have a great time hanging on the lake.

February 01, 2019

Blue Fish Radio Show Lake Trout Jigging Tips EP 218

Lawrence Gunther, North America’s Only blind tournament angler and host of The Blue Fish Radio Show The Blue Fish Radio show features subjects and people of special interest to the future of fish health and sustainable fishing. Notable past...

January 24, 2019

Shark OFF! Stinky Baits and Crappie Stopper Jigs

Today on the pod we chat with the creator of Shark OFF - a new product to keep sharks from eating you. Contest update - Stinky bait -winner announced today Kim Burnett joins us to chat about Crappie Stopper Jigs @crappiestopperjigsandflies (Instagram)

January 11, 2019

Burbot Biology Cusk Jigging Techniques and Hypothermia The Movie

We review Hypothermia The Movie. Fish Guy Josh and Doc Martin teach us all about the burbot. We discuss jigging techniques for cusk. I do a review for Tangle Tamers a product made from 14 year old Natalia  and more!

December 21, 2018

Tinned Fish Top Fishing Podcasts Carp & Catfish 215

Today on the show - We get an update on Fish Guy Josh's social media pick, we take the Tinned Fish Challenge and we chat about the top fishing podcasts. email 607-378-FISH This show is sponsored by Fisher Guiding Top 7 fishing shows according to...

December 14, 2018

Largemouth Bass Chinook Fish Hatchery and New Year's Resolutions FN Throwback

Brought to you by our friends at This FN throwback is one of our funniest vintage shows and we give you our FN Resolutions, talk about bass fishing, ice fishing and more. Enjoy.. TO be part of the conversation or to enter our contests call...

December 06, 2018

Magic Fish Nerds Irrationally Exuberant and Magnet Fishing EP 214

Tonight we are lucky to have Reid Messerschmidt host and creator of the Irrationally Exuberant Podcast which is a podcast and also art. We talk about fishing with nipples, magnet fishing, a 1950's comic featuring an advertisement for Magic Fish Nerds...

November 29, 2018

High Eels Deeper Sonar and Constipation Relief

A lot happening on the podcast today... News Product Review Deeper Sonar Pescadamy Awards Gross Bait Contest Update Patreon First up the News, you will hear lots of background noise in this because it was recorded in a coffee shop... so fun How about...

November 22, 2018

Emporia State University Biology Seminar Kansas EP 212

Emporia State University hosted the Fish Nerds for a biology seminar. This episode is the seminar and ends with questions from students. We could not be more thankful for this opportunity. You will hear Doc Martin, Jeff Danaldson our FN Librarian and...

November 08, 2018

Bait Fishing from A to Zombait FN throwback

Dave and Clay focus their fishy talk on a dirty word in some fishing circles: bait. In this fishing podcast our intrepid heroes discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using bait. Fans are part of the show this week as the Nerds relay the results...

November 01, 2018

50 Shades of Lake Trout Blue Gills & Go Fish Cam

We went fishing for lake trout with www.bucksbassandbeyond.com and had an amazing time. Fish Guy Josh is back with his social media recomendations and we review the www.gofishcam.com

October 24, 2018

Dragon Behind the Glass Emily Voigt 210

Emily Voigt, author of the Dragon Behind the Glass joins our Fish Nerds Book Club. We learn all about the adventure in the search for the most expensive aquarium fish, the Asian Arowana.

October 16, 2018

Fishing Pet Peeves and Blue Head Chub EP 209

This week we get into your fishing pet peeves. We chat about Clay's brush with fishy fame! Fish Guy Josh and Doc Martin are here to teach us about the Blue Head Chub and we find out who won the Glasswater Lead Free Lures. So fun

October 04, 2018

Primer with Oh No! Lit Class

We have a super special show for you today. We are joined with our friend Meg from the world famous Oh No! Lit Class podcast. She and Clay take you on a journey through the history of the Fish Nerds John King joins us as well to give you his six...

September 26, 2018

FN Throwback Bubba J - Black Drum and Blue Balls

This week I was busy fishing and so you get an FN Throwback, this is a fun with early appearances by Doc Martin and Hugo.. SO much fun..  This episode is brought to you by Spread-Em   Call our show 607-378-FISH to leave us your Fishing Pet...

September 17, 2018

Fish Scam Pipe Fish Love and Spread-Em

Someone tried to scam me... Fish in the News with Doc Martin.. 1104273  . We got a call from another inventor -Srpead-em  Hugo is back with another adventure in killing fish...black sea bass.. Call the Fish Nerds Hotline and tell us...

September 10, 2018

Wet Fly Swing Trout Trolling Prostate Cancer and Penis Stingers

Dave Stewart from the Wet Fly-Swing Podcast is here We got to interview George Cannan about his survival of prostate cancer and how it has informed his deep sea fishing and hist life. My Mom visited and we took her fishing, we have some live audio...

September 03, 2018

PMx Hookless Fishing Lure Fish Guy and Fake News

Today on the show Doc Martin is here with some more FN Fake News Fish Guy Josh is back with a new segment Fish Guy Follows Hugo is here with a story of brown trout I got to interview the inventor and creator of the Hookless Fishing Lure WOW and I...

August 24, 2018

Podcast Movement Exlax Sushi and Fishing for an Audience ep 206

We have been away most of the summer and are back! Over the summer we went to Podcast Movement in Philadelphia, while we were there we got a chance to hang out with Reid Messerchnidt from the Irrationally Exuberant Podcast and Christian from the...

July 28, 2018

Lead Free Lures Fur Bearing Trout and Hippies ep 203

John King the Crappie Hippie brings us news on the lead free movement and talks about making lures. http://glasswaterleadfreelures.com/ Doc Martin is back and we try to determine if Fur Bearing Trout are real. We debut the new segment FISHING RUINED...