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Retelling Great Stories. Behind every great beer, every great band, and every great show is a story. The Original Slacker Podcast, Presented by Round Guys Brewing Company, provides you the inside, behind the scenes scoop you’ve always wanted to know about.

Retelling Great Stories. Behind every great beer, every great band, and every great show is a story. The Original Slacker Podcast, Presented by Round Guys Brewing Company, provides you the inside, behind the scenes scoop you’ve always wanted to know about.
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Retelling Great Stories. Behind every great beer, every great band, and every great show is a story. The Original Slacker Podcast, Presented by Round Guys Brewing Company, provides you the inside, behind the scenes scoop you’ve always wanted to know about.

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Music Mashtun 08: Athensville

1/15/2019
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Ardmore based Athensville brings a retro-90s indy-alternative sound to the Philadelphia region. Fresh off of their studio release, Proper, band members discuss with host Bill McGeeney their 90s REM inspiration, share a tale of working the set of Baywatch, and tells us what it's like to record with 2 time Grammy Winning Producer, Glen Barratt at Morning Star Studios. Enjoy two full songs in this podcast, including 'And We Fell' and 'November's Call.' The Original Slacker Podcast is presented...

Duration:00:51:05

Inside the Brewery 04: Dan LaBert on the State of PA Craft Breweries

1/8/2019
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Brewers of Pennsylvania Executive Director, Dan LaBert, chats with host Bill McGeeney on the state of Craft Beer in Pennsylvania. LaBert has managed the Brewers of Pennsylvania, PA's only Craft Beer trade association, since its inception in late 2010. Dan discusses opportunities and threats for 2019, and where he sees Craft Beer going in Pennsylvania. The Original Slacker Podcast is presented by Round Guys Brewing Company. Round Guys Brewing Company serves the greater Philadelphia counties...

Duration:01:07:39

Music Mashtun 07: Mike Brown

12/31/2018
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Mike Brown lives an interesting life. After roaming around in his van during his 20s, he built an album, "American Hotel", where he collaborated with 75 notable musicians in the industry including David Charles Lowery (Cracker), Peter DiStefano (Porno for Pyros), and Brian Rosenworcel (Guster). In addition to telling his story of the making of American Hotel, Brown also found himself on the History Channel's "American Pickers." His album, "Geneseo," found itself nominated for a Grammy for...

Duration:00:38:17

Music Mashtun 06: Terretta Storm

12/23/2018
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Band members from Terretta Storm joined host Bill McGeeney at the Underground by Round Guys Brewing Company on November 23rd, 2018. Terretta Storm fuses dynamic life experiences into a powerful, inspirational alternative rock sound. Pressing with pertinent and poignant lyrics, Terretta forges topical conversations through lyrical eloquence. Terretta's powerful vocals pairs nicely with hard driving guitars and heavy hitting drums to create an ambiance hard to find in the current musical...

Duration:00:37:18

Inside the Brewery 03f Behind the Scenes - Barrel Aged Buddha of Suburbia

12/16/2018
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Patti Brett, owner of Doobies Bar in Philadelphia, and Scott Rudich, founder of Round Guys Brewing Company, sit down to chat in a series of podcasts about Bowie Week and the beers to be on tap during the 10 day event (January 4 - 13). In this sixth episode, Scott Rudich tells us how the foreign extra stout aged in rye whiskey barrels, Barrel Aged Buddha of Suburbia, came about. Tomorrow we go behind the scenes into Buddha of Suburbia, discussing how each beer was made. The Original Slacker...

Duration:00:13:57

Inside the Brewery 03e Behind the Scenes - Never Get Old

12/15/2018
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Patti Brett, owner of Doobies Bar in Philadelphia, and Scott Rudich, founder of Round Guys Brewing Company, sit down to chat in a series of podcasts about Bowie Week and the beers to be on tap during the 10 day event (January 4 - 13). In this fifth episode, Scott Rudich tells us how the New England Style IPA, Never Get Old, came about. Tomorrow we go behind the scenes into our Barrel Aged Buddha of Suburbia, discussing how each beer was made. The Original Slacker Podcast presented by Round...

Duration:00:08:22

Inside the Brewery 03d Behind the Scenes - Buddha of Suburbia

12/14/2018
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Patti Brett, owner of Doobies Bar in Philadelphia, and Scott Rudich, founder of Round Guys Brewing Company, sit down to chat in a series of podcasts about Bowie Week and the beers to be on tap during the 10 day event (January 4 - 13). In this fourth episode, Scott Rudich tells us how the foreign extra stout, Buddha of Suburbia, came about. Tomorrow we go behind the scenes into Never Get Old, discussing how each beer was made. The Original Slacker Podcast presented by Round Guys Brewing...

Duration:00:08:14

Inside the Brewery 03c Behind the Scenes - Sigma Kids

12/13/2018
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Patti Brett, owner of Doobies Bar in Philadelphia, and Scott Rudich, founder of Round Guys Brewing Company, sit down to chat in a series of podcasts about Bowie Week and the beers to be on tap during the 10 day event (January 4 - 13). In this second episode, Scott Rudich tells us how the hopped saison, Sigma Kids, came about. Tomorrow we go behind the scenes into Buddha of Suburbia, discussing how each beer was made. The Original Slacker Podcast presented by Round Guys Brewing Company is...

Duration:00:08:27

Inside the Brewery 03b Behind the Scenes - Loving the Alien

12/12/2018
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Patti Brett, owner of Doobies Bar in Philadelphia, and Scott Rudich, founder of Round Guys Brewing Company, sit down to chat in a series of podcasts about Bowie Week and the beers to be on tap during the 10 day event (January 4 - 13). In this second episode, Scott Rudich tells us how the popular saison, Loving the Alien, came about. Tomorrow we go behind the scenes into Sigma Kids, discussing how each beer was made. The Original Slacker Podcast presented by Round Guys Brewing Company is...

Duration:00:10:39

Inside the Brewery 03a The True Story Behind Philly Loves Bowie Week

12/11/2018
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Patti Brett, owner of Doobies Bar in Philadelphia, and Scott Rudich, founder of Round Guys Brewing Company, sit down to chat in a series of podcasts about Bowie Week and the beers to be on tap during the 10 day event (January 4 - 13). In this first episode, Patti Brett retells how she came to be the point person for all things Bowie in Philadelphia. Settle back and enjoy, tomorrow we begin the behind the scenes discussion on how each beer was made. The Original Slacker Podcast presented by...

Duration:00:28:44

Music Mashtun 05 the Conservatory

12/4/2018
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The Conservatory, a educational music nonprofit based in Doylestown, PA, will be performing a special student show at the Underground by Round Guys Brewing Company on Sunday, December 9th at 2pm. On this podcast, host Bill McGeeney sits down with Conservatory volunteer, Bill Gottshall and four of his students to discuss regional opportunities for parents in raising talented musicians. The show includes a special onsite performance of "the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" by Conservatory...

Duration:00:20:28

Music Mashtun 04 Stella Ruze

11/6/2018
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It all started when Brendan Johnson turned his back on corporate America to pursue his true dream of music. A Manayunk fixture, Johnson found himself playing open mics before he bumped into Katie O’Donnell, his future musical partner who’d help him forge the sound that he be described as a folk jam band. Stella Ruze returns to the Underground on November 30th prior to going back into the studio for their third album release. This time, a full twelve track album is on the slate. The Original...

Duration:00:37:09

Music Mashtun 03 LaBella & Poole

10/30/2018
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Tim Poole and Mike LaBella joined host Bill McGeeney in the Underground to discuss their upcoming album release, Skippack. This concept album, a rarity these days, deals with themes of hope, an equally sparse topic these days. Skippack follows the path of Mike LaBella's life from college to current, exploring deep philosophical leanings to convey a personal, yet relatable album of anticipation and growth. Tim Poole layers brilliant guitar and bass into Skippack to weave a, from start to...

Duration:00:40:07

Inside the Brewery 02: Josh Weikert on Blending Hops

10/23/2018
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Homebrewer and beer writer, Josh Weikert joins host Bill McGeeney as they explore the, more art than science at the moment, idea of hops blending. Weikert asserts that there's great opportunity for scientific inquiry into the complementing abilities of hops oils. Based on his, "Brewing Techniques - Hops: Blending & Pairing" piece in the August / September 2018 edition of Craft Beer & Brewing magazine, Weikert explores how he arrived at the magic of hops blending, and further illustrates a...

Duration:00:26:51

Music Mashtun 02 Lizanne Knott

10/16/2018
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Singer-songwriter and partner in Morning Star Studios, Lizanne Knott, stopped in before jetting out on her UK tour with fellow singer-songwriters Jesse Terry and Michael Logen. Lizanne, always a true pleasure to have on the show, treats us to a live rendition of "I Got Song." In this podcast, you truly get to know Lizanne, who shares with us her charitable musical contributions to the Congolese non-profit 'HEAL Africa' and charts the path of the song writing process from mind to studio....

Duration:00:27:42

Inside the Brewery 01: A Conversation with Matt Allyn of Voodoo Brewery

10/2/2018
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Inside the Brewery explores the stories behind the beer. This episode, host Bill McGeeney chats with Matt Allyn, formerly of Voodoo Brewery. Allyn describes his transformation from a homebrewer out of the Air Force to multiple brewery owner and now consultant. Allyn retains wide ranging respect in the industry for his near 30 years of experience at every stage in the industry. Special Guest Dave Edmonds discusses the current brewery-law debacle in New Jersey (with full details at the end of...

Duration:00:52:10

Music Mashtun 01 The Gene Smith Band

9/25/2018
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Started in 2014 when Chris Henderson met Gene Smith at a show, the fellas have assembled a 5-8 piece jam band attracting highly talented musicians and a full fan experience. Chris Henderson and Gene Smith join host Bill McGeeney as we discuss analog vs. digital technology (most notably in vinyl), the need for standing up for your principles, and the revitalization of Lansdale, PA. Gene Smith performs a live recording at the end of the podcast. The Gene Smith Band returns to the Underground...

Duration:00:41:18

Power of the Open Mind, with the Raquels [Bonus Track]

7/18/2018
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Fun embodies new, new wave rockers, the Raquels, be it being dressed up for glamrock or busting out old school 80s vibes updated for the modern era. The Raquels, a Columbus, OH indie-pop band, discuss how their catchy synth driven sound came about in a very, very fun episode. Influences driven as varied as Brian Eno and the Pixies, they cover all the bases. Bonus track "High Heals for Chris" on listen at the end of the episode. Catch the Raquels at the Underground on Wednesday, August 1st....

Duration:00:25:45

Big Beer Episode (Featuring Matt Lindenmuth and Gary Monterosso)!

7/15/2018
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This Episode, we chat with Matt Lindenmuth, founder/owner of Saucony Creek Brewing Company and the Larimer Brewing Company. Matt discusses how he found his way to craft beer after a lifetime growing up in the action sports industry (x-games, etc). Joining him, acclaimed beer writer, host of 'What's on Tap' and many other notable appearances including a show on Sirius Radio, the History Channel and more, Gary Monterosso. Gary discusses how the industry has changed over his lifetime. Bonus...

Duration:00:32:17

Heartless, the Rapper Entrepreneur [Bonus Track Included, of course]

6/23/2018
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You may not know Heartless. Heartless, a Pittsburgh native, built a brand from ground up on being a profane-less street rapper. We discuss both ends, the business and the creative angles. What it's like to rap without dropping f-bombs, and how to build the independent artist of the 21st century. This podcast features special track "I Will" by Heartless at the conclusion. Additional music provided by Audiobinger ("Good Times") and Vincent Augustus ("Outline"). The show this podcast references...

Duration:00:27:31