I was born and raised in Portland, OR, but have worked in Eugene, OR and South Florida before making my way to The Buzz Adams Morning Show in Texas. I've worked mainly in the rock format, but have done things in news and even country. I'm a jock and nerd wrapped up in one. I make sure to hit up the comic shop weekly and also follow all my sports teams with a passion. (New England Patriots, Portland Trail Blazers, Minnesota Twins, Portland Timbers, Oregon Ducks) Video games, movies, and TV shows are also a big part of how I spend my time, but not as much as they used to be, or would like them to be.
Robot Umpires Are Now a Real Thing
We knew it was coming, and now, it's happening. We're using robots to call balls and strikes in professional baseball.
The After Buzz with Brandon Coates — July 10, 2019
We are nerdin' it up in this episode of 'The After Buzz'. Buzz joins Brandon talk about about 'Spider-Man: Far From Home', and the future of the MCU.
Spider-Man and the Future of the MCU Theories
'Spider-Man: Far From Home' has TWO end scenes, and both are pretty crucial for the future of Spider-Man and the MCU. Here are some theories about what direction the MCU could take.
Rockstar 101 — Episode 15 is Up!
Two white guys talking about equal rights and equal pay? That's not tone deaf at all. But it's here, in episode 15 of 'Rockstar 101'. Oh yeah, and Shim had a problem with some shelves at his house.
12-Year-Old Brandon’s Journal — Entry 37 — 3/30/1993
An earthquake hits Portland, and 12-year-old Brandon gets the Internet. The INTERNET, for the first time.
Jurassic World Ride Now Open (Full Ride Footage)
Jurassic Park the Ride was closed down last September, and now it's re-opened as Jurassic World the Ride. Here is full footage of the new ride.
Movie Poems (Be Nice to Jersey Week)
Have you said something nice about New Jersey? You should, because it's National Be Nice to Jersey Week. Here are some movie poems about movies based in New Jersey.
‘Abortion is Freedom’ Billboards Posted in Texas
Waskom City Council voted to ban abortions within the city. So a couple of non-profit groups from Austin paid for a couple of billboards on Interstate 20 at the Waskom exits to read 'Abortion is FREEDOM'.
12-Year-Old Brandon’s Journal — Entry 36 — 3/18/1993
Yet another injury. This time doing a head stand and 12-year-old Brandon's neck bending the wrong way. And a hockey game on the computer with 'sweet graphics.'
The After Buzz with Brandon Coates — July 3, 2019
In today's episode, Brandon is talking about: 4th of July Stories and Facts, Nike and Kaepernick, Lincoln's Box Seats New Song
Original ‘A’-Frame Whataburger to Be Torn Down
Built back in 1961 in Odessa, the original Whataburger 'A'-Frame restaurant is going to be torn down to upgrade the parking lot and drive-thru, among other things.
A Song Tribute to Military Veterans with a Comedic Twist
If you aren't familiar with Lincoln's Box Seats, it's the same guys from Article 15 that used to live in El Paso. Their new song is a ballad to military veterans, in a style only they could pull off. ***NSFW LANGUAGE***