Silencer Shop Joins Student of the Gun Radio


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Biloxi, Mississippi — ( – Student of the Gun Radio is pleased to welcome their newest partner, Silencer Shop of Austin, Texas.

As the new title sponsor of Student of the Gun Radio, Silencer Shop offers the simplest silencer buying experience, period.

We are excited to have come on board with us. We believe they are a perfect match for our listeners.” said Professor Paul Markel, host of SOTG TV and Radio.

The decision to purchase a silencer or suppressor can be a daunting prospect and many folks will put off buying one because the process seems too complicated. With a friendly and knowledgeable staff, Silencer Shop is always available to help or answer any questions you may have.

In fact… does more than sell sound suppressors, they walk you through every step of the process while helping you find a local Class 3 dealer in your area.  The “How to Buy” tab on their homepage is a first stop for new buyers.

When you purchase a silencer from, you simply pick it up at a local dealer with NO TRANSFER FEES and NO SHIPPING. For more information go to

Being a Student of the Gun is not about being a novice or beginner. Student of the Gun represents a life’s journey of education, enlightenment and the enjoyment of firearms. Each week Student of the Gun will introduce our listeners to all manner of firearms related topics be they sport, recreation or personal defense.

Unlike the television format, through the magic of digital radio, we will have the opportunity to explore topics more deeply rather than just give them a quick glance. Discussions will address both that which is current news in the firearms world as well as traditions and foundational principles. Student of the Gun, a beginner once, a student for life.

About the Host

Paul G. Markel
Paul G. Markel

Paul G. Markel has worn many hats during his lifetime. He has been a United States Marine, police officer, professional bodyguard, and small arms and tactics instructor. Markel has been writing professionally for law enforcement and firearms periodicals for nearly 20 years, and has hundreds of articles in print. A regular guest on nationally syndicated radio talk shows, Markel is a subject matter expert in firearms training and use of force.

Markel has been teaching safe and effective firearms handling to students, young and old, for decades and has also worked actively with 4H Shooting Sports programs. Through strenuous study, achieved a B.S. in Conflict Resolution. Markel holds numerous instructor certifications in multiple disciplines; nonetheless, he is, and will remain a dedicated Student of the Gun.

About the Co-Host

Jarrad 'Lil Fedor' Markel
Jarrad ‘Lil Fedor’ Markel

Not just another pretty face, Jarrad Markel has experience and training beyond his years.Jarrad has been training to be a fighter since elementary school when he first learned the art of collegiate wrestling.

Now skilled in Jujitsu, Judo, Muay Thai, Sambo, the Way of the Fighting Pistol and Fighting Rifle, Jarrad is a well-rounded, tactical athlete with several professional MMA fights under his belt.

More than a brute, Jarrad has brains as well. He is the lead editor and videographer for Student of the Gun and works directly for Think On! Productions creating a wide variety of video material. In addition, Markel is a skilled webmaster, building material for the Internet side of the house.