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Hang with Mo while she talks to bartenders and musicians about booze. (Sound quality depends on the bar!) Find our playlists here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmoAnd there's this too: https://www.facebook.com/MoHerms/

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Hang with Mo while she talks to bartenders and musicians about booze. (Sound quality depends on the bar!) Find our playlists here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmoAnd there's this too: https://www.facebook.com/MoHerms/

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Mo Rocks

By CreativeDrunk - Jul 15 2018
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Recently found this podcast and then ran into the host at a bar. Charming.

Great concept and execution!

By askim624 - Oct 17 2017
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Really well done podcast, with short musical clips. Can’t want to hear more episodes!

iTunes Ratings

14 Ratings
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Mo Rocks

By CreativeDrunk - Jul 15 2018
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Recently found this podcast and then ran into the host at a bar. Charming.

Great concept and execution!

By askim624 - Oct 17 2017
Read more
Really well done podcast, with short musical clips. Can’t want to hear more episodes!
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Music and Booze With Mo

Latest release on Oct 23, 2020

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Hang with Mo while she talks to bartenders and musicians about booze. (Sound quality depends on the bar!) Find our playlists here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmoAnd there's this too: https://www.facebook.com/MoHerms/

Rank #1: Episode 13 - Yael Vengroff

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On this episode, Yael (beverage director for The Spare Room, Genghis Cohen, Winsome) talks about dancing, being a goth princess screwhead, & justifies vodka. (pic by Skandia Shafer) Check out her Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/5msRro4bnSTu4Dk3wiENDW?si=zj8eANe3SCqtSU0-RxMa-A

Apr 13 2018

49mins

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Rank #2: Episode 25 - Brian Miller

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On this episode, Captain Brian Miller of The Polynesian tells us about keeping tiki alive in NYC, mastering the most complex of cocktails, & how to be a pirate in the big city. Also, I giggle a lot. His Spotify playlist is here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/2hXT71oXlgWgoy8egkIYxt?si=LyFjQZlZQr6TUXBYOZ69aw

Aug 24 2018

1hr 5mins

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Rank #3: Episode 60 - Konrad Kantor

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Konrad Kantor of Manolito (New Orleans) tells us about DJing electro classics, bartending trips to Cuba, & the metal bands you need to hear to melt your brain properly. He even made us quite the playlist! Check it here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/38Xm69LymT06rlRXFNSBxA

Jan 24 2020

42mins

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Rank #4: Episode 21 - Garret Richard

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On this episode, Garret Richard of Existing Conditions & the NYC tiki pop up Exotica talks about underage experimentation, falling in love with lounge, & songs that inspired cocktails. Check out the Spotify playlist: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/0p28hwvZITZmbVbrqCZj5l?si=lEtL5oNxQYaWOw_bwLKZag

Jul 27 2018

55mins

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Rank #5: Episode 68 - Tad Carducci

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Tad Carducci, North American brand ambassador for Gruppo Montenegro, bar consultant, author, former bar owner, suave vocal stylist, tactical adventure sportsman, general maker of merry, & dear friend, joins us on the podcast for a real good time. Tippling tunes here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

May 22 2020

45mins

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Rank #6: Episode 44 - Ray Darko

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Ray Darko, aka Ramon of Trader Sam's at Disneyland, tells us about falling in love with hip hop & how it became his career, influenced his cocktails, & inspires his future. We get to hear one of his tracks too! Check out his Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5BJWPWrUYHFacnkX0ey5lI

May 31 2019

41mins

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Rank #7: Episode 35 - Brother Cleve

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Brother Cleve (Del Fuegos, Combustible Edison, Professional Cocktail Scholar) joins us on the podcast to teach us plenty about that 90s swing revival & the ensuing cocktail revival it inspired. Plus a whole lot more! Check out the Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/4inQ70Rzt2qMdB1U6OCSHm?si=At69oNJwQqCX8zBwP2hPMQ

Jan 18 2019

1hr 2mins

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Rank #8: Episode 40 - Sother Teague

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On this episode, Sother Teague (Amor y Amargo, Blue Quarter, Windmill, co-host of The Speakeasy podcast) explains his role as a bitters ambassador, reminisces about his radio days, & tells us about his book "I'm Just Here for the Drinks." The music that shaped him? Here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/5pzAelFHnaLLpBvSBkrTur?si=uzURmmoHR7K8Y3764c4cdA

Apr 12 2019

1hr 1min

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Rank #9: Episode 34 - Jeanie Grant

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On this episode, it's Jeanie Grant of SF's Pagan Idol telling us about competitive bartending, twangy West Coast surf punk, and doing karaoke at dive tiki bars. Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/3bQD1ZwWXAfBr4JSjs7x9o?si=KxUaRQlWR6eTCUzCkaAqsg

Jan 04 2019

59mins

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Rank #10: Episode 39 - Shannon Mustipher

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On this episode, Shannon Mustipher (rum brand ambassador, Glady's Brooklyn, Women Who Tiki founder & author of Tiki: Modern Tropical Cocktails) shares her rum story & her Wu-Tang name with us. Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/57nLiPZJonZeNIHKFcXrsB?si=uZ03reqCTbSfZWXylqvVqg

Mar 22 2019

45mins

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Rank #11: Episode 18 - Kevin Beary & Cory Starr

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On this episode, Kevin Beary & Cory Starr of Chicago's Three Dots & a Dash celebrate classic tiki, contemplate future tiki, & talk slinging drinks with Lil Jon. (pic by Christina Slaton) Check out the Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/3uiuFtQkN5HRZac2pGlAJY

Jun 22 2018

49mins

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Rank #12: Episode 59 - Fraser Hamilton

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Fraser Hamilton, bar director of Miami's legendary Sweet Liberty, tells us of his magical sweet potato Painkiller, bad dancing, comedy Spanish, & the pursuit of happiness. He also made us a helluva mixtape here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6fOAXokXYG4K5F6KrbMomR

Jan 10 2020

43mins

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Rank #13: Episode 55 - Danielle Motor

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On this episode, Danielle Motor (Sunset Boulevardier, Chateau Marmont, Hungry Cat) explains crafting cocktails vs crafting cocktail experiences, & what it feels like to nail that "Careless Whisper" sax solo. Spotify fun here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7ulAfwaw0JFieioBzf5rIc

Nov 08 2019

43mins

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Rank #14: Episode 51 - Claire Sprouse

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On this episode, we wander to Crown Heights, Brooklyn to meet with Claire Sprouse at her new bar, Hunky Dory, to talk about punk rock house parties, waste reduction in the food and spirits world, and (of course) David Bowie. (pic by Emily Arden Wells)

Sep 13 2019

41mins

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Rank #15: Episode 30 - Jason Alexander

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On this episode, Jason Alexander of Tacoma's Devil's Reef & The Fern Room rocks us out on the podcast with talk of Cannibal Corpse, making tuba cool, cocktail ideas that just won't go away, and life as a death-ish metal drummer. Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/56Koh3RoexKF8z9zyEfh1a?si=D5rkKqB3QpqhK88D39zP8w

Nov 02 2018

48mins

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Rank #16: Episode 3 - Brad Moore

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On this episode, we have lunch with Brad Moore, owner of several fantastic bars in Houston TX including Moving Sidewalk, Big Star Bar, the Lei Low & Johnny's Gold Brick. Check out his super rad playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo/playlist/6uTF9diVYb3GbOPSdep5KU

Nov 10 2017

44mins

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Rank #17: Episode 50 - Kelly Merrell

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Kelly Merrell of Disneyland's Trader Sam's joins us to wrap this tropical summer... He talks about the 90's OC ska scene, going from a Red Lobster drink slinger to tiki master, & how to survive a mosh pit. Check out the Spotify playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0c65ZR3mYEOmufNNq3tpgu

Aug 23 2019

1hr 16mins

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Rank #18: Episode 47 - Justin Oliver

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On this episode Justin Oliver (The Bamboo Club, Lono, Broken Shaker LA, Smuggler's Cove) tells us about the awesomeness of Bobby Darin, learning from the tiki master, & which artists should be in your blues starter kit. Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7o38yLxVA7HuMRh8CY8NvK?si=wuX95DxYReWtTNjLOQMKDg

Jul 12 2019

44mins

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Rank #19: Episode 52 - Dave Castillo

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Dave Castillo (Workshop Kitchen+Bar, Truss & Twine, 320 Main) talks to us about his band that never was, keeping bachelorette parties happy, & running two bars in Palm Springs. Also, he gave us a list of some of his favorite songs: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3VGYMUemBaAVddUvNyFjsX

Sep 27 2019

1hr 2mins

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Rank #20: Episode 54 - Christoph Dornemann

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Christoph Dornemann of Arnaud's French 75 Bar in New Orleans (one of the best bars in the world, by the way) tells us about the fateful twists that got him where he is, & his dreams of making the funky violin a thing. Check out his funked up playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5e8fTO48yOS4qEbHgaAC4O

Oct 25 2019

48mins

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Episode 78 - Eugene Lee

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Eugene Lee has spent 10 years at LA's modest & award-winning Big Bar serving up amazing cocktails, inspired experiences, & carefully crafted playlists. Sometimes all 3 happen at the same time! Tune in for indie rock talk & Hollywood tales. (pic by Genevieve Adams). Playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Oct 23 2020

53mins

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Episode 77 - Yola Jimemez

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It's our 3rd anniversary & we're celebrating with amazing women & delicious mezcal! Yola Jimenez, 2nd generation mezcal maker, owns Yola Mezcal with Gina Correl-Agliette & musician Lykke Li. These fierce females also promote their own female centric music festivals (Yola Dia) & playlists via their newsletters. Check out the girl power here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Oct 09 2020

37mins

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Episode 76 - Aaron Polsky

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Aaron Polsky (formerly Harvard & Stone, currently Livewire Drinks)is pure rock'n'roll: underaged drinking in swanky bars, capturing the best of bartenders in a crushable can, & playing electric guitar for his cats. Equally rockin' playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Sep 26 2020

53mins

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Episode 75 - Nick Sinutko

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Nick Sinutko, bartender & wine director of Campfire in Carlsbad, CA, chats with us about modern psychedelia, the world of natural wines, & his band Drug Hunt. He also made quite the playlist: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Sep 11 2020

46mins

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Episode 74 - Allan Katz

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What's more tropical than rum & reggae? Allan Katz started off in his hometown of NYC bartending with some of the best during the cocktail revival of the 00s, bounced through LA, & finally opened his dream bar, Jammyland, in Las Vegas. It's delicious, and so is his playlist: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Aug 28 2020

1hr 7mins

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Episode 73 - Zan Kong

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On this episode, we go to Jamaica! We talk with Zan Kong, commercial manager for Worthy Park Estate, about Jamaican music, Jamaican beaches, Jamaican hospitality, & of course, Jamaican rum. Jammin' beach tunes here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Aug 14 2020

1hr 5mins

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Episode 72 - Olivia Griffin

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Olivia Griffin, owner of Louisville's The Limbo, is our guest on the podcast & we breeze through a lot on this one: Politics & community action, opening a tiki bar in the heart of whiskey country, & the everlasting allure of surf music. Her funtastic playlist is here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Jul 24 2020

39mins

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Episode 71 - Ian Burrell

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Global Rum Ambassador Ian Burrell joins the podcast all the way from London to talk about the politics of rum, impressing Quincy Jones, his new rum, Equiano, & how you should always drink with friends. We'll hear some of his music too! Playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Jul 10 2020

1hr 3mins

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Episode 70 - Ayme Harrison & Annie Blake

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Ayme Harrison & Annie Blake, the women behind tropical bar Death or Glory in Delray Beach, Florida, talk about being a female owned business, having the most musical staff in town, and clown vomit. Really. Playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Jun 26 2020

50mins

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Episode 69 - Rod Moore

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Rod Moore, member of surf band The Hang-Ten Hangmen & co-owner of Canada's Shameful Tiki Room, talks the Beach Boys and making the switch from selling hockey gear to creating a Polynesian pop escape (or two). Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Jun 12 2020

50mins

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Episode 68 - Tad Carducci

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Tad Carducci, North American brand ambassador for Gruppo Montenegro, bar consultant, author, former bar owner, suave vocal stylist, tactical adventure sportsman, general maker of merry, & dear friend, joins us on the podcast for a real good time. Tippling tunes here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

May 22 2020

45mins

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Episode 67 - Kiowa Bryan

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Kiowa Bryan, national r(h)um princess of Spiribam (Rhum Clement, Rhum J.M., & more) chats about all things Caribbean (agricoles and calypso), hospitality nonprofit Another Round Another Rally, and her bartending and musical theatre days. Check out her way amazing playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0fneZQXQmPgFCfHJfCsyMT?si=fC31tn87TNuMQwE8L4IHrw

May 08 2020

40mins

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Episode 66 - More Music & Booze

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This special compilation podcast features past guests who have music available that you can listen to in lockdown. Since many bartenders are struggling to pay the bills while bars are shut down, consider buying some tunes (or donating to one of many bar related charities) to help our out of work bartenders. They've been there for us, now it's our turn!

Apr 24 2020

50mins

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Episode 65 - Kat Corbo

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2019 Speed Rack champion Kat Corbo has stories about her rock and roll promotion days as well as life behind the bar at The Study in LA, while teaching us a thing or two about St. Germain. She also made us a massive playlist to rock out to: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Apr 10 2020

39mins

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Episode 64 - Music and Books

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This special compilation podcast features past guests who have books or blogs available for one to enjoy while the world is in lockdown waiting out the coronavirus. Since the bar industry is in tatters, consider buying a book (or donating to one of many bar related charities) to help our out of work bartenders. They've been there for us, now it's our turn!

Mar 27 2020

48mins

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Episode 63 - Mark Ferraro

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Mark Ferraro, bar manager of LA's legendary haunt The Dresden, talks on the podcast about modernizing a bar program in a historical joint while keeping the classics classic. Also, how to book music in a venue ruled by lounge stars Marty & Elayne! Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/shebmo

Mar 13 2020

43mins

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Episode 62 - Kraig Rovensky

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Kraig Rovensky - drink maker, drummer, tour manager & lead lumberjack of Seattle's Life on Mars - tells us some band in a van stories and gives props to Canadian booze. He also makes a pretty mean playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/53crKs68pG6eynJLQXx8tY

Feb 28 2020

41mins

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Episode 61 - Stephen Kurpinsky

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Stephen Kurpinsky, co-founder of San Diego's Bartender's Weekend (also Of George's By the Cove, Hundred Proof) chats about the Tijuana scene, making musical noise, revitalizing old bars, & creating community. Listen to this playlist when you're done with the podcast: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7oBkE7R9JHffifizVTveHd

Feb 14 2020

47mins

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Episode 60 - Konrad Kantor

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Konrad Kantor of Manolito (New Orleans) tells us about DJing electro classics, bartending trips to Cuba, & the metal bands you need to hear to melt your brain properly. He even made us quite the playlist! Check it here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/38Xm69LymT06rlRXFNSBxA

Jan 24 2020

42mins

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Episode 59 - Fraser Hamilton

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Fraser Hamilton, bar director of Miami's legendary Sweet Liberty, tells us of his magical sweet potato Painkiller, bad dancing, comedy Spanish, & the pursuit of happiness. He also made us a helluva mixtape here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6fOAXokXYG4K5F6KrbMomR

Jan 10 2020

43mins

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iTunes Ratings

14 Ratings
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Mo Rocks

By CreativeDrunk - Jul 15 2018
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Recently found this podcast and then ran into the host at a bar. Charming.

Great concept and execution!

By askim624 - Oct 17 2017
Read more
Really well done podcast, with short musical clips. Can’t want to hear more episodes!