When Stren chose the first winners of the ‘Drop a Line’ contest to reunite anglers with their friends/family, Side Chops Editor Joe Harris jumped at the opportunity to tell the story of these fishing buddies. Ron Doumitt and Gene Pennington were recently reunited childhood friends who, over a weekend of incredible bass fishing, shared their history and how much they cherish their time together.
During the recording of his 2014 EP “Tidal Friction,” Chase Kerby invited Oklahoma City Director Chad Bennett into the studio with him. Chad followed the writing and recording process for two days at Lunar Manor, then brought the footage to Side Chops. Shelby Miller worked on the rough assembly, then Joe Harris took over to to complete the piece. Chase has since continued touring and working on his music, and was selected to try out for The Voice in the Fall of 2015.
The March of Dimes Signature Chefs Event in Dallas is one of the organizations biggest fundraisers. To tell the story of the Sanders Family, their harrowing birth experience and the ways they benefited from March of Dimes research, Side Chops Senior Editor Shelby Miller worked with Director Scott Harben and Audio Engineer Scottie Richardson. The result of the video was a record setting year for donations to the Fund the Mission Campaign.