Chelsea Clinton and Warren Haynes

chelsea-clinton-warren-haynesChelsea Clinton and Warren Haynes join us for episode #0049... not really, but pretty close. Asheville City Councilman Brian Haynes, who is Warren Haynes brother, and Tim Weber, owner and head brewer of Twin Leaf Brewery, who hosted Chelsea Clinton just days before the Presidential Election, do join us for episode #0049 at Twin Leaf Brewery. Presidential politics and rock-n-roll were not discussed. Chris Power and Tommy Green stumble their way through the conversation, as Brian's calm cool demeanor, and Tim's extraordinary craft beer, make this an episode not to be missed!

The Legendary Meditations

the meditationsJust days after the shocking election results, The Meditations rolled into Asheville to sooth our souls. The show at New Mountain AVL with CHALWA was epic, and after, Busker Matty Ryans and Brewpon Tommy Green have a fun chat with Ansel Cridland and Drayton Lumumba Chandell from truly, one of the most important reggae bands of all time. Included are sound checks, the band warming up, and Running from Jamaica, as well as a special singing of Woman Piabba just for us. Crucial.

Chief Black Fox of Standing Rock

Chief Black Fox from Standing Rock joins Tommy Green, Jody Bender, and Morgana Magdalene at THE BLOCK off Biltmore for episode #0047. Good clean water is essential to making great craft beer, and making great craft beer is exactly what the Native Americans in North Dakota plan to do with the clean water they are protecting at Standing Rock. Stand with Standing Rock. Save our beer!

Jody Bender, Jake Feltenberger, Morgana Magdalene, and John Hornsby

jodybA great cast of characters keep the conversation scintillating in episode #0046. We are at The Bunn House for an Asheville Affiliates hosted event Catawba Brewing sponsored. Just two days after the Presidential Election, we are all still in shock, aimlessly drinking our sorrows away. We had a really good time, though. The healing, and a renewed community activism, has begun!

America on Tap Asheville

southern growlerThe sober guys from Southern Growler get the show started with hosts Tommy Green and Jonathan Ayers at Asheville On Tap. Then Stuart Arnold of Fortnight Brewing Company shares his award winning beers, and Tommy Green gets really really really drunk. Lyric kindly graces us with her presence for a quick chat, despite Tommy's debauchery. Check out an unedited episode #0045, where Jonathan Ayers does a great job of holding down the fort. Still... it get's pretty Fugly.

Representative John Ager for Hemp

john agerNorth Carolina State Representative John Ager joins us for Hemp Wednesdays at THE BLOCK off Biltmore. Hemp is soon to be the new cash crop for the Southern States. Raleigh's Tyler Cromartie, Hendo's Chris Power, and Dark Matter's Tommy Green chat it up with Hickory Nut Gap Farm's John Ager about the current status of North Carolina hemp legalization in episode #0044.

Brian Grossman Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest

briangrossman4Sierra Nevada Owner Brian Grossman humbly describes himself as a second generation brewer. We know him as the owner of of one of best companies in the world, practicing conscious capitalism and sustainability. "As soon as beer making becomes a job, you've f**ked up," say Brian. "You need to be passionate about what you are doing." In episode #0043 Brian educates us on the finer points of making quality beer, and his philosophies on life which help him to run Sierra Nevada. Brad and Brandi Hillman, of soon to open Hillman Beer on Sweeten Creek Road, as well as artisan glass blowers, also join us on this epic episode at Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest.

Asheville Community Yoga & Blind Date

drinklocalnow-asheville-affiliates6Our second release during Asheville FM fund drive week, episode #0042, features Michael Greenfield of Ashevile Community Yoga, Jody Bender a Stern Super Fan, Busker Matt Ryans, Weaverville resident Cindy Zalman-Wol­hart, and Tommy Green of Brewpon. Crazy fun times were had at Catawba Brewing's South Slope tap room, where Jody had a blind date with Chuckie who joined us on the podcast at first sight!

P-Funk Asheville FM 103.3

ashevillefm-p-funkAsheville FM Fund Drive has kicked and in conjunction junction what's your function? We are releasing a podcast every day! Listen to Ashevile FM's own P-Funk educate us on what Asheville FM community radio is all about. All this week come on by the station on Haywood Road in West Asheville for free coffee provided by Firestorm Cafe and Books, and many free goodies to choose from, like CD's and vinyl.... just give a small donation to keep the station up and running for all of us.

Deb au Nare Burlesque

showBurlesque at Trade and Lore Coffee with Deb au Nare, Co-host Morgana Magdalene, The Catfish and Tommy Green. Install the FREE BREWPON app available in Android and Apple app stores to listen to this humbling podcast on the true art form of burlesque... it ain't just about seeing these beautiful women's tatas!