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Season 2 Ep 6: A Year of Southern Culture

12/19/2017
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On the final episode of the Whole Hog's second season, host John Huey looks back at the year in Southern culture. Matt Hendrickson joins the show to talk about 2017's best music releases, Kim Severson weighs in on Southern food, and Square Books’ Richard Howorth discusses the year's must-read Southern books. For more coverage of the year in Southern food, music, books, and more, keep an eye on gardenandgun.com.

Duration: 00:51:58


Season 2 Ep 5: S is for Southern

12/5/2017
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Garden & Gun's latest book, S Is for Southern, is an encyclopedia of Southern tradition and contemporary culture, and this episode of the Whole Hog is its crash course. Host John Huey is joined by editor in chief David DiBenedetto for a rundown of the new book, along with lively readings from some of its contributors. Hear Julia Reed's ode to Doe's Eat Place, a Greenville, Mississippi, institution. And listen in as Roy Blount, Jr. riffs on humidity, Kathleen Purvis retraces bourbon's...

Duration: 00:48:47


Season 2 Ep 4: On the Road with Jessica Lange and Julia Reed

11/21/2017
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Jessica Lange is one of the most accomplished actresses of the past four decades, earning acclaim and industry-wide respect for iconic roles in films like Frances and Tootsie, and on Broadway in A Streetcar Named Desire. But Lange is a talent behind the camera, too. Her photography is featured in the latest issue of Garden & Gun, in which Lange joins author and G&G contributor Julia Reed on a road trip through the Mississippi Delta. Go beyond the feature in the latest episode of the Whole...

Duration: 00:34:10


Season 2 Ep 3: Rosanne Cash's Arrow to the South

11/7/2017
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“I was taught you’re not worth much if you don’t have the courage of your convictions,” says Rosanne Cash, and in her work as a singer, songwriter, author, and activist, it’s easy to see that the message stuck. On the latest episode of G&G’s Whole Hog, host John Huey speaks with Cash about storytelling; the influence of her father, Johnny Cash; speaking up politically; and the ability of songs to mean something different to each listener. *This episode contains explicit language.

Duration: 01:02:00


Season 2 Ep 2: A Conversation with Lolis Eric Elie

10/24/2017
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Host John Huey sits down for a wide-ranging conversation with writer and filmmaker Lolis Eric Elie. In a frank discussion that touches on race, cultural traditions, and American history, Elie talks about the influence of his father, civil rights attorney Lolis Edward Elie, and "the difference between symbols and substance." Elie, a New Orleans native, also reveals how he found a touch of the Crescent City out West, talking with chef Marcus Christiana-Beniger, who co-founded a restaurant in...

Duration: 00:31:21


Season 2 Ep 1: WNCW - The Little Radio Station That Could

10/10/2017
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In the mountains of western North Carolina, one radio station reigns supreme: WNCW, a public broadcasting station owned by Isothermal Community College in Spindale. We’re so obsessed with the station that we’ve devoted a whole episode to it. Host John Huey is back for the Season Two premiere to catch up with WNCW’s music director, Martin Anderson, about the station’s devoted following and the eclectic sounds—old and new—that go out over its airwaves.

Duration: 00:50:47


Ep 7: Wet Your Whistle

6/13/2017
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From whistling in the Oval Office to eating supper under the stars, in this episode you'll meet four-time national and international whistling champion Chris Ullman, have dinner with James Beard Award-winning chef Steven Satterfield, and enjoy the stories behind Julia Reed's favorite Southern songs.

Duration: 00:41:46


Ep. 6: On the Trail With a Master Tracker

5/31/2017
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Join master tracker Dwight McCarter on the trail of missing children in the Great Smoky Mountains and get to know Nashville singer-songwriter Brandy Clark.

Duration: 00:34:23


Ep 4: Tour Savannah with Author Bruce Feiler, Pastry Chef Cynthia Wong, and More

4/25/2017
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Author Bruce Feiler takes us back to his hometown of Savannah, Georgia, head into the kitchen with Charleston, South Carolina-based pasty chef Cynthia Wong, and G&G assistant editor Jed Portman shares his family's secret for perfect fried chicken.

Duration: 00:32:39


Ep 3: A Spanish Ham Pilgrimage, Pit Bulls, Bluegrass, and More

4/11/2017
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Join us on a trip to Spain with John T. Edge and cure master Allan Benton, catch up with author and dog lover Bronwen Dickey, and explore bluegrass' new sound.

Duration: 00:33:08


Premiere Episode, Part 2: Steel Magnolias, Master Distiller Marianne Barnes, and a Delta Road Trip

3/16/2017
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We continue our conversation about the real story of Steel Magnolias with Julia Reed and Robert Harling, meet Kentucky’s first female master bourbon taster, head out on a father-and-son road trip in the Mississippi Delta, and hear from some of country music’s newest outlaws.

Duration: 00:38:37


Premiere Episode, Part 1: Steel Magnolias, Bourbon Punch, and Roy Blount, Jr.

3/16/2017
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In our debut podcast episode, we’re celebrating ten years of Garden & Gun magazine with special guests Roy Blount, Jr., editor in chief David DiBenedetto, a potent bourbon party punch, and a part one of a conversation with Julia Reed and Robert Harling on 30 years of ‘Steel Magnolias.’

Duration: 00:44:07