Tag: hemp

Representative John Ager for Hemp

North 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 […]

Altamont Brewing Now UpCountry Brewing

One of the first breweries in Asheville, Altamont Brewing, recently changed hands, and is now UpCountry Brewing. The same charming place that was Altamont – the brewery with the most character in Asheville – will continue on with the same community standards, under the new name UpCountry. You will find the same people, same dogs, […]

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 […]

Treating ADHD with Cannabis Oil

David Newsom of Palmetto Harmony enlightens us in episode #0029 at THE BLOCK off Biltmore for Hemp Wednesdays. The miracle medicine Cannabidiol (CBD) is celebrated with an event hosted by The Brians, Brian Bullman and Brian Morris, of Carolina Hemp Company. Busker Matt Ryans joins us, helping host Tommy Green to stay on track. Tommy’s […]

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 […]