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New York - Hosted by Amon Focus, the New York Said podcast features in-depth conversations with people you don't often hear from, to hear things that aren't often shared (said), spotlighting life in New York.

New York - Hosted by Amon Focus, the New York Said podcast features in-depth conversations with people you don't often hear from, to hear things that aren't often shared (said), spotlighting life in New York.

Location:

New York, NY

Description:

New York - Hosted by Amon Focus, the New York Said podcast features in-depth conversations with people you don't often hear from, to hear things that aren't often shared (said), spotlighting life in New York.

Twitter:

@newyorksaid

Language:

English


Episodes

Sunday Cigar: Non-Premium Cigars

8/2/2020
In this episode we talk about homogenized tobacco, machine made cigars, short filler vs long filler, taste and body. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/a-quick-flight-of-non-premium-cigars

Duration:00:53:16

Sunday Cigar: Boutique Blends La Bohème

7/26/2020
In this episode Juan says Room 101 instead of Aging Room, his bad. Aside from that, we talk about a crowd pleaser cigar, combustion, taste, small formats and time with a cigar. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/boutique-blends-la-boheme/

Duration:00:26:14

Sunday Cigar: The Nat Sherman Panamericana Epicure

7/19/2020
In this episode we talk about the Nat Sherman Panamericana, salivary affects, prototypes becoming an on the market cigar, creating a blend, time playing a role in a cigar, choosing a blend, bleeding a your lighter, Pre-Embargo Cigars, inexpensive good cigars, aromatics in a cigar, putting down a cigar, putting out a cigar and combustion. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/the-nat-sherman-panamericana-epicure

Duration:00:47:14

Sunday Sunday: Davidoff Yamasa

7/12/2020
In this episode we talk about eating before you smoke a cigar, Davidoff as a brand, Yamasa and what it means, brief career in the cigar industry, Henke Kelner, taking in the flavor, art and Juan Rodriguez. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/davidoff-yamasa/

Duration:00:50:46

Random Questions with Brother Steve

7/9/2020
In this episode of New York Said we spoke to Brother Steve about crying, injuries, the state of the world, narrating his life, God, shady people, his funeral, accomplishments and valuables. Show Link: https://www.newyorksaid.com/brother-steve/

Duration:00:34:17

Sunday Cigar: La Aurora Puro Vintage 2006

7/5/2020
In this episode we talk about the La Aurora Puro Vintage 2006, aging in cigars, value of aging, rarity in a cigar, Dominican Republic, falling in love with cigars, interaction with a cigar, a real smoke-along moment, buying a box of cigars, humidity, preserving cigars and Guillermo Leon. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/la-aurora-puro-vintage-2006/

Duration:00:37:13

Sunday Cigar: Nat Sherman Timeless Prestige Divino

6/28/2020
In this episode we talk about the design of a cigar band, aging cigars, the V-Cut, the affect of a v-cut on a perfecto cigar, stories of the beginning of the Timeless Line, traveling with cigars, enjoyment of a cigar, Wu-Tang Clan as well as a brief history of the Nat Sherman store and brand. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/nat-sherman-timeless-prestige-divino

Duration:00:36:21

Sunday Cigar: Arturo Fuente Casa Cuba

6/21/2020
In this episode we talk about, Arturo Fuente, pairing with Eagle Rare, connecting with cigars, geeking over cigars and uniqueness in a cigar. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/fuente-casa-cuba/

Duration:00:39:44

Part 2: Helixx C. Armageddon

6/20/2020
Helixx C. Armageddon is a Performance Artist, Lyricist, Experimental Music Producer, Mother, NYC resident, 1/5 of the Anomolies and a Philosopher. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/helixx-c-armageddon/

Duration:00:33:54

Sunday Cigar: Pappy Van Winkle Tradition

6/14/2020
In this episode we talk about collaborations, aging, limited production, machine gun puffs, Culebra Cigar, construction and its affect on taste. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/pappy-van-winkle-tradition/

Duration:00:49:51

Part 1: Helixx C. Armageddon

6/13/2020
Helixx C. Armageddon is a Performance Artist, Lyricist, Experimental Music Producer, Mother, NYC resident, 1/5 of the Anomolies and a Philosopher. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/helixx-c-armageddon/

Duration:00:48:32

Sunday Cigar: La Flor Dominicana Air Bender

6/7/2020
In this episode Juan and Amon talk about curing and curing barns, fermentation, cuts and the affects on draw, combustion and Cuba. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/la-flor-dominicana-air-bender-matatan

Duration:00:49:38

Ambient Soundscape of Times Square

6/3/2020
I pray everyone is heathy and safe. New York is changing, rapidly I might add. I can say Old New York and if you live here, you’d think I was talking about 2019. For the last 5 years or so I’ve been recording the ambient sounds of New York. It’s been awhile since I put out one these soundscapes. This recording is a few years old. My plan was to amass like 52 of them and release an episode every week. But since things are changing so fast, New York isn’t going to sound like it used to for a...

Duration:01:15:03

Sunday Cigar: L'Atelier Maduro

5/31/2020
In this episode we talk about lighters, enjoying a Cigar, cutting a Cigar, toasting the foot, taking your time, Connecticut grown tobacco and palette awareness. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/latelier-maduro-54/

Duration:00:42:33

Sunday Cigar: Eiroa the First 20 Years

5/24/2020
In this episode we talk about Christian Eiroa, blending seminars, blind tasting, taking your time with a Cigar, corojo and the cigar speaking. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/eiroa-first-20-years/

Duration:00:34:33

Part 3 - The Mazeking

5/21/2020
In this episode The Mazeking and Amon talk Meditation, Marcel Duchamp, Buddhism, film, physics, the big bang theory, being bullied, the process of living and the purpose of art. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/the-mazeking-interview/

Duration:01:05:25

Sunday Cigar: The Tabernacle

5/17/2020
In this episode we talk about nicotine & its affects on the body, humidors, Foundation Cigars and Nick, Boveda Packs, some Shade at the boring podcasts that exist on cigars, construction, master blending and fermentation. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/the-tabernacle-by-foundation/

Duration:00:47:27

Part 2 - The Mazeking

5/14/2020
In this episode The Mazeking and Amon talk Meditation, Marcel Duchamp, Buddhism, film, physics, the big bang theory, being bullied, the process of living and the purpose of art. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/the-mazeking-interview/

Duration:01:00:05

Sunday Cigar: Quesada España

5/10/2020
In this episode Juan and Amon talk about the Quesada Family, design of esthetics, buying a cigar and buying a fake Cuban. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/quesada-espana/

Duration:00:36:28

Part 1 - The Mazeking

5/6/2020
In this episode The Mazeking and Amon talk Meditation, Marcel Duchamp, Buddhism, film, physics, the big bang theory, being bullied, the process of living and the purpose of art. Show Notes: https://www.newyorksaid.com/the-mazeking-interview/

Duration:01:03:02