Tag: craft beer lifestyle

The Pimps of Joytime

“It is actually impossible. There is no way you can experience what another person experiences, but just the act of trying to understand what somebody else is going through is critical. The World would be in a lot better condition if enough people were at least just attempting to be empathetic,” says Brian J of […]

Morgana Magdalene Burlesque

Local Burlesque performer Morgana Magdalene sits down on us (wishful thinking), rather with us, at THE BLOCK off Biltmore for discussion on the art form, distinguishing it from stripping. A new generation nostalgic for the spectacle and glamour of the old times has been determined to bring burlesque back, and we have a thriving scene […]

Mr. White Labs

What began as home brewers searching for higher quality yeast, quickly grew into a team of dedicated biochemists exploring new ways to advance brewing altogether. Today, White Labs stands at the intersection of science, education and craft. Constantly striving for perfection, and in the process continually raising the bar in the art of fermentation. In […]

Wicked Weed: Wyatt Freeman and Andy Sharpe

Another fun Asheville Beer Club Meetup and Pint Night (Wicked Weed) at THE BLOCK off Biltmore. Special guests Andy Sharpe and Wyatt Freeman of Wicked Weed provided us with information on new releases and a new future location. Tommy Green got really drunk, and wouldn’t shut up, stop laughing, and talking incessantly about the greatness […]

Lesbians and Pocket Rockets

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Lesbian comedians Jennie McNulty and Vickie Shaw take it all off in episode #0025. The talk is gun control, entertaining the troops, guard dogs and cats, women’s professional football and doing comedy in a church. Service Pale Ale is on tap, a beer brewed by a veteran-owned and operated craft brewery in Savannah, GA dedicated […]

Legalize Weed in North Carolina Now

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Carolina Hemp Company’s Brian Bullman and Brian Morris (The Brians) join us in the old YMI building, home to Community is Brewing, for episode #0019. Cannabis has “blazed” a trail into the national spotlight thanks to the legalization battle and provocative new studies on its health benefits. Mounds of research and media events like Dr. […]

The Wedge Speaking of Travel to Cuba

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“Our Asheville Community is about working together to create local economy, so we can live here with the quality of life we all came here for,” says Marilyn Ball in episode #0018 of Drink Local Now. Tim Schaller, owner of the Wedge Brewery, and Marilyn Ball from Speaking of Travel, make for an all-star cast […]