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Listening to stories and discussing music over drinks with close friends brings the fondest of memories for many people. Each month, join Alex, James and Travis as they talk about a tale of the supernatural, recommend a hard drink and debate the meaning of a song...from a new location on each episode. If you love whiskey and bourbon, can’t get enough of hearing a good ghost story or have an appreciation for expositions of music then this podcast is for you!

Listening to stories and discussing music over drinks with close friends brings the fondest of memories for many people. Each month, join Alex, James and Travis as they talk about a tale of the supernatural, recommend a hard drink and debate the meaning of a song...from a new location on each episode. If you love whiskey and bourbon, can’t get enough of hearing a good ghost story or have an appreciation for expositions of music then this podcast is for you!

Location:

United States

Description:

Listening to stories and discussing music over drinks with close friends brings the fondest of memories for many people. Each month, join Alex, James and Travis as they talk about a tale of the supernatural, recommend a hard drink and debate the meaning of a song...from a new location on each episode. If you love whiskey and bourbon, can’t get enough of hearing a good ghost story or have an appreciation for expositions of music then this podcast is for you!

Language:

English


Episodes

Virginia Beach, USA: Paranoia

9/2/2019
From a distillery's conception by a paranoid president, an alleged witch dealing with the paranoia of her time, to a song about how systematic attempts to control what it fears can spawn its own paranoia for the communities at risk. Guest features by Wade Bloggs (@THEWadeBloggs) from the WordsWithWade (@WordsWithWade ) podcast and Dul from the 2 Guys Cigar Shop. Tarnished Truth's Old Cavalier Grace Sherwood, The Witch of PungoNightmares by "The Clipse" You can find out more info about...

Duration:01:49:44

Hokkaido, Japan: Handling Transition (Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky, Kamuy & Okikurmi and Oki Dub Ainu Band)

7/4/2019
In this episode, Alex and Travis (we miss you James!) to the magical island of Hokkaido in Northern Japan. We talk about the indigenous people to the land called The Ainu (2:03). The forced assimilation of the Ainu into Japanese culture is also discussed (5:30). Then, we cover the representation of Ainu people in popular culture (8:24). The tunnel built to connect Hokkaido to mainland Japan is discussed (11:39). We then get into the Spirit Drink and the creator of Nikka Coffey Grain...

Duration:01:46:47

Middle Tennessee, USA: Legacies of Choice

5/24/2019
In this episode we travel to the Grand Division of Middle Tennessee in the USA (00:48). We discuss the legend of Nathan “Nearest” Greene (14:32), the first African-American Master Distiller in the US who taught Jack Daniels himself the Lincoln County Process (20:25). Next we cover bottle packaging along with sight & smell observations (26:59) and then try out Uncle Nearest 1856 Premium Whiskey (31:07). We then discuss the story of The Werewolf of Dickson County (40:12). The importance of...

Duration:01:48:14