Host Jill Melancon talks to Atlanta author and musician Peter McDade about his most recent novel The Weight of Sound, as well as the new novel he is working on.
Host Jill Melancon speaks to Jennah Singleton, Liz Singleton, and Brian Jeter from Dad's Garage Theatre about what it's like working behind the scenes at the Atlanta improv institution.
Host Jill Melancon talks to author Emily Wallace about her new book Road Sides which chronicles a lot of the interesting roadside attractions along the southeastern interstates.
Host Jill Melancon speaks to former Black Crowes and current Trigger Hippy drummer Steve Gorman about his new book, HARD TO HANDLE, about his time with the Crowes. We'll find out how a drummer with no experience becomes the drummer for one of the biggest bands of the 90s, how he wound up taking naps with Jimmy Page, and why he purposely left Uncle Green out of the book.
Host Jill Melancon speaks to Kyle Caldwell, founder of Neighbor In Need, an organization that helps to provide home repair services to the elderly in East Lake who can no longer afford it thanks to rising property taxes.
Ben Eason speaks with Bryan Adams of Summerhill Parks.
Ben Eason interviews Jessie Hayden of Briarlake Forest Park.
Ben Eason interviews Lee Harrop of the Westside Future Fund.
This week, host Jill Melancon talks to Karen Anderson Singer, the artist behind Tiny Doors ATL about what drew her to miniatures. Next, she sits down with Justin Ramirez of Arches Brewing to learn they aren't as far outside the city as you might think. Finally, she speaks with playwright Topher Payne about his writing process.
Chad Radford checks in with Kevn Kinney of Drivin N Cryin.
Host Jill Melancon talks to Atlanta music legend Danny Beard about Wax N Facts, DB Records, and his induction into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.
If you want to legalize, Ted Terry is a politician to have in your corner. The "Millennial Mayor" Ted Terry was the first to decriminalize marijuana in Georgia, starting with his city of Clarkston. Among many accomplishments during his time as Mayor, he's raised the minimum wage to $15/hour, actualized a thriving refugee community and was even on the stylish Netflix's show, Queer Eye. Tune in as Mayor Terry tells us the details of his successful career as a politician, and his next step, running for US Senate in 2020, vying for Senator David Purdue's spot.
Forget the wine pairings, Hi-Five Supper Club brings the weed pairings. Ever wonder what it'd be like to eat fine dining, in an intimate setting, with cannabis-infused nourishments? Now you can, Atlanta, but it's still off the record. This episode interviews the duo behind Hi-Five Supper Club, an underground event company thoughtfully curating dinners and events using THC. Think Vice's "Bong Appetite," but local and technically still illegal and GA. Due to the sensitivity of this episode, the voices have been disguised.
Dr. Rasean Hodges is not your average, local Georgia medical professional. Dr. Hodges openly supports medical cannabis and is currently recommending weed to patients in Georgia. Listen as he explains how he's recommending the drug even though it's still technically illegal to produce marijuana in GA, and why. The third voice chiming in is CL's podcast producer, Jacob Chisenhall.
Heather Luttrell and the Possum Den play live in the Creative Loafing archives.
Rob Milton plays a set live from the Creative Loafing archives.
Seersha plays live from the Creative Loafing archives.
Jennifer aka "Junior" and Alex Aton of Junior's Pizza talk about opening up their first brick-and-mortar shop in the rejuvenated Summerhill neighborhood. Intro music is "I Don't Wanna Be No Personal Pizza" by Personal and the Pizzas.
Host Jill Melancon talks to Brand Coordinator Aaron Williams and Brewmaster Peter Kiley from Monday Night Brewing about their expansion over the past few years.
Host Jill Melancon sits down with brewmaster Trevor Jones from Sceptre Brewing in Oakhurst and finds out about his brewing philosophy and why IPAs are so damn popular.
Host Chad Radford speaks to Sam Eidus of Firewall Food Shop.
Host Jill Melancon speaks to working film industry folks from Atlanta about the evolution of the city into a film destination. Guests: Philip Dido (stuntman), Jayson Smith (actor), Chad Darnell (actor/writer/director/screenwriter/casting agent), Suehyla El Attar (actress), Jana VanDyke (agent).
Interview with filmmaker Raymond Carr.
Interview with filmmaker Tiffani Jai.