Author Archives: Collin

Southern Sky Brewing Company is a 100% family owned brewery. They have a small team, consisting of Brewmaster, Jon Near, Head Brewer, Josh Ingle, and Brewery Representative, James Robinson. The brewery also receives help from Jon’s family and close friends. Listen in to get more information about them and their beers!

Mark Allen of Lazy Guy Distillery joins us on this episode. The first ever distillery in the city of Kennesaw, he focuses on delicious moonshines and whiskeys with flavors that will surprise even the most experienced whiskey drinker. Give this episode a listen and then go and see him for a tour every Saturday!

Have you been to Lips on Buford Highway? Don’t know what it is? It’s Atlanta’s only true LaCage Drag Show Palace Experience! We’re joined by their General Manager, Tyler King, and Atlanta’s Bitch of the South and Lips’ weekend MC, Mr. Charlie Brown.

Kristen Benoit is back on the podcast and she’s brought two of her Bone Garden employees, Becca and Tricia, to talk about a very exciting Bone Garden exclusive. You’ll have to listen in to find out what it is but I’ll give you a hint: Tequila. If you want to read more about this exclusive, […]

Do you like to walk on Atlanta’s ever-popular BeltLine? Do you also enjoy a good IPA? WELL THEN, you better listen to this podcast because we have the three guys in charge of the upcoming New Realm Brewing. With a brewery, restaurant and rooftop beer garden right on the east side trail, these guys are […]

ASW is a whiskey focused distillery near Midtown Atlanta, right near the SweetWater Brewery. We haven’t had many distillers on so tune in for this unique view into a vital part of the bar business. Hey, we even have a few of their whiskeys at The Vortex! Check out their website at http://www.aswdistillery.com/

Back on the podcast for a second time is Mike DiLonardo. Mike is a long time Vortex Radio fan and founder of Atlanta Beer Festivals. He’s been putting on hugely successful events like the Great Atlanta Beer Festival, the Atlanta Brunch Festival and the Atlanta Summer Wine festival. Listen in!