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I'll Take A Shot At That

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"I'll Take A Shot At That!" A podcast for thinkers, wanderers, and drink'n'ponderers! We'll be slip sliding thru life's experiences greased up by the world's favorite social lubricant delivered in its most unadulterated form, schnaps!

"I'll Take A Shot At That!" A podcast for thinkers, wanderers, and drink'n'ponderers! We'll be slip sliding thru life's experiences greased up by the world's favorite social lubricant delivered in its most unadulterated form, schnaps!

Location:

Germany

Description:

"I'll Take A Shot At That!" A podcast for thinkers, wanderers, and drink'n'ponderers! We'll be slip sliding thru life's experiences greased up by the world's favorite social lubricant delivered in its most unadulterated form, schnaps!

Twitter:

@shotatthat

Language:

English

Contact:

919-264-8493


Episodes

EP 72 - Peter Seaton-Clark in "Uncharted" Waters

2/18/2022
Friend of the show, fellow Leipziger, and international actor Peter Seaton-Clark sits with Matthew and Justin for shots and to discuss his recent appearance in the newly released blockbuster film, Uncharted! Peter Seaton-Clark is a British stage and screen actor who is also a naturalized German citizen. Born in Barnstaple, England, he started his acting career on stage at the world famous Leeds City Varieties in 1994. Other regional theatre engagements were followed by a stint on local TV...

Duration:00:58:58

EP 71 - Matthew Turns 40 (Part 1)

2/8/2022
We mark the changing of a decade as Matthew turns 40 years old and the crew turns the tables by handing the interview mic over to Justin who has collected 40 questions from friends and fans to ask while we drink Hell or High Water Rum and celebrate way past our bedtimes! ======================================= The podcast for thinkers, wanderers and drink'n'ponderers. Matthew Hendershot is your host, accompanied by co-hosts, Jake and Justin plus many guests throughout this journey, a...

Duration:00:50:55

EP70 - Akela1: "Negative Nancy"

5/18/2021
Akela1 is a multi-instrumentalist, sound designer, and producer based in Leipzig. Alongside his other musical projects, he challenged himself to produce songs on his own from start to finish with a wildly experimental touch. Akela‘s songs are dominated by dark sounds with creepy textures, melancholic melodies, lyrics of depression, struggle and personal events. Artwork & Photos by my dear friend Anna-Lena Erb (@fck_thesystem). Thank...

Duration:00:51:04

EP 69 - Barney Weston: Football For Future

5/5/2021
Barney Weston is a co-founder of Football For Future, a UK-based charity (registration pending) with a mission of building a more sustainable culture in football. Football For Future (FFF) is a new platform for promoting sustainability in English and European Football. They want to work with stakeholders across the English football community to build a more sustainable culture within and beyond the...

Duration:00:52:13

EP 68 - Marie Pellmann: Sauberkasten

3/23/2021
Marie Pellmann is a Teamassistentin at Sauberkasten, a Leipzig based startup that makes it possible to produce environmentally friendly DIY cleaning products for your house or apartment utilizing safe, simple ingredients and reusable materials and recipes! Listeners can get 10% off their purchase* at Sauberkasten.com by using the discount code: saubershot www.sauberkasten.com/shop www.facebook.com/sauberkastenleipzig www.instagram.com/sauberkasten *except the book "My green home" and...

Duration:00:38:13

EP 67 - Matej Eber: Free Walking Tours Leipzig

1/19/2021
In 2020, Matej Eber and Free Walking Tour Leipzig were named Trip Advisor's #1 Ranked Tour! The companies international group of professional tour guides combine their years of experience to help visitors new and old find all of Leipzig's hidden gems. Find out more at: https://www.freetourleipzig.com/ The podcast for thinkers, wanderers and drink'n'ponderers. Matthew Hendershot is your host, accompanied by co-hosts, Jake and Justin plus many guests throughout this journey, a booze...

Duration:00:50:02

EP 66 - Year End Wrap!

12/30/2020
Justin joins Matthew in the studio to look back at the insanity that was 2020 and check in with out beginning of the year resolutions to give ourselves a bit of an end-of-year report card! On this episode we are drinking LSM Johannisbeer! We are excited to have Leipziger Spirituosen Manufakture back as a schnapps sponsor for the podcast! Find out more at https://www.leipziger-spirituosen-manufaktur.de/ The podcast for thinkers, wanderers and drink'n'ponderers. Matthew Hendershot is your...

Duration:01:05:46

EP 65 - US Elections with Antar Keith

10/28/2020
Antar Keith is an educator, activist, presenter and public speaker currently traveling around Germany lecturing on systemic racism and police violence in America. He joins us as the United States takes to the polls. Visit antarkeith.wordpress.com I'll Take A Shot At That stands in solidarity with the ongoing protests against police brutality in the US, Germany, and everywhere. Here are more resources that I strongly encourage everyone to engage with: • Here is a massive list of...

Duration:00:56:59

Ep 64 - ETL presents "Cyrano De Bergerac"

9/8/2020
The English Theatre Leipzig Company is presenting "Cyrano De Bergerac" this September and Director Peter Hubbard joins the podcast along with leading lady, Letizia Rivera. TICKETS: https://www.neues-schauspiel-leipzig.de/karten On this episode we are drinking O'Donnell Toffee Moonshine! We are excited to have O'Donnell Moonshine back as a schnapps sponsor for the podcast! Find out more at www.odonnell.de The podcast for thinkers, wanderers and drink'n'ponderers. Matthew Hendershot is...

Duration:00:53:04

EP 63 - "Boofen"

8/31/2020
Returning guest Em Wes and official show historian Justin join Matthew in the studio to discuss a newly discovered and amazing outdoor activity, "BOOFEN!" The podcast for thinkers, wanderers and drink'n'ponderers. Matthew Hendershot is your host, accompanied by co-hosts, Jake and Justin plus many guests throughout this journey, a booze fueled jaunt through a new land with new customs and rules. In the spirit of unbridled curiosity and the will to experience everything this eclectic crew...

Duration:01:02:27

Ep 62 - Blossom Foster on Whiteness

8/6/2020
Blossom Foster is an author and educator and fellow immigrant to Leipzig. She returns to the podcast to discuss whiteness, white privilege, and intersectionality in a time when these concepts seem to be far more polarizing that widely accepted. You can find Blossom's contributor page and links to her articles on the Leipzig Glocal at this link: https://leipglo.com/author/blossom_foster/ I'll Take A Shot At That stands in solidarity with the ongoing protests against police brutality in the...

Duration:01:06:29

EP 61 - Martín Rojas Arboleda: "Hilo Coffee"

7/8/2020
Hilo Coffee founder and sustainability manager Martín Rojas Arboleda joins Matthew in the studio to discuss a radical new approach to sustainability by re-envisioning an industry very close to many of our hearts, COFFEE! The coffee industry is precarious. In the conventional coffee trading system, the middleman makes money, while coffee farmers fear for their existence all year round. They have to work long and hard every day and are most directly affected by factors such as economic...

Duration:00:54:36

EP 60 - Post COVID!? plus Black Lives Matter! with Justin

6/16/2020
With social distancing rules easing up, Justin braves the elements to come back to the studio and we discuss the current state of COVID before tackling some conversations and toppling some old thinking in the form of racist monuments being torn down globally as visualizations for the Black Lives Matter movement's momentum. I'll Take A Shot At That stands in solidarity with the ongoing protests against police brutality in the US, Germany, and everywhere. Here are more resources that I...

Duration:01:15:16

EP 59 - Antar Keith: George Floyd, Police Brutality, and #BlackLivesMatter

6/6/2020
Antar Keith is an educator, activist, presenter and public speaker currently traveling around Germany lecturing on systemic racism and police violence in America. He joins us as Leipzig gears up to march in solidarity with the #BlackLivesMatter protests taking place in the wake of the murder of George Floyd. I'll Take A Shot At That stands in solidarity with the ongoing protests against police brutality in the US, Germany, and everywhere. Here are more resources that I strongly encourage...

Duration:00:59:19

EP 58 - Lady Lila: Huren Hören

5/30/2020
Lila is a multi-disciplinary sex worker and a representative of Hydra. Originally from England, she has found a welcome home in Berlin where she focuses her time between creating events and art, and being an activist for feminist, Sex Worker and environmental issues....With some hedonism thrown in just for fun. She joins us to discuss the upcoming event Huren Hören which will feature a curated line-up of storytellers from across the spectrum of Berlin sex workers, from pro-dommes to...

Duration:00:35:59

EP 57 - Danny Coposescu: Celtic FC's Championship Win

5/26/2020
The COVID-19 Crisis has caused a lot of ripples thru the world and one came to my attention via my friend Danny Coposescu. An avid football fan and political historian, Danny comes on to discuss his favorite team, Scotland's Celtic FC, who have just been named league champions despite the season not coming to a formal conclusion! On this episode we are drinking O'Donnell Toffee Flavored moonshine! We are excited to continue to have O'Donnell Moonshine as a new schnapps sponsor for the...

Duration:00:39:17

EP 56 - Lockdown Leipzig with Justin and Intruder Green

5/6/2020
The boys are back in town! Well sort of... co-hosts of the cast Justin and Intruder Green join up with Matthew over video chat to catch up on our lockdown leisure activities and rant a bit about what we expect post-Corona! On this episode I am drinking O'Donnell moonshine! We are excited to continue to have O'Donnell Moonshine as a new schnapps sponsor for the podcast! Find out more at www.odonnell.de This episode was Associate Produced by Steff Groupner and Edited by Julia Kragh. The...

Duration:00:51:11

EP 55 - Kotoe

4/29/2020
Born in Japan, raised in Brazil, Kotoe started her artistic career as an Enka (traditional Japanese) singer, establishing herself later as a Musical Theater Actress in Brazil for years. In 2015, she moved to Berlin exploring electronic beats and finds herself comfortable to experiment to mix tunes trough melodies in a new way of storytelling. Kotoe on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/kotoek Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kotoekk/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kotoekk Latest...

Duration:01:01:00

EP 54 - Andy Davies (Manchester Punk Festival) and Claudio Stanghellini (Videomaker)

4/25/2020
Punk Gets Rocked: The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on many, including punk rockers such as Andy Davies and his Manchester Punk Festival. Cancellations also impact supporting players like videographer Claudio Stanghellini who depends on festivals and concerts to make a living. Manchester Punk Festival: https://manchesterpunkfestival.co.uk/ TNSRecords: https://www.tnsrecords.co.uk/ Claudio Stanghellini: http://www.claudiostanghellini.com/ On this episode I am drinking O'Donnell...

Duration:00:45:09

EP 53 - Katrin Wipper: Destiny Tour Booking

4/14/2020
Katrin Wipper is a Berlin based tour booker and promoter for Destiny Tour Booking, one of the biggest tour booking agencies for alternative music with a focus on punk in Europe. She has worked with bands like Less Than Jake, Propagandhi, friends of the podcast Bad Cop, Bad Cop and many more. With the cancellations of concerts and tours in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, we welcome Katrin to the podcast to share her inside perspective. https://www.destiny-tourbooking.com/ On this episode...

Duration:00:38:25