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Spirits & Lyrics

Sep 3, 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...


Jul 5, 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...


May 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 &...