Head out with Uncle Weed on cannabis-inspired adventures, spontaneous commentary, and eclectic sounds from around the world.
Anecdotes and observations include: public policy, transportation, economics, architecture, entrepreneurship and cannabis culture and discourse about harm reduction, environment, international travel and foreign affairs.
Usually recorded on-the-go, Uncle Weed invites a wide smattering of curious pals and strangers into his hi-jinks and conversation.
Deep Cuts of Weed in Guam – Choogle On! #125
Beginning with a static-y 1996 AM radio interview during a power outage on the island of Guam Micronesia, then checking in from a goat farm in Japan decades later, then again from tiny isle in Indonesia, Uncle Weed weaves hempen stories and personal anecdotes about life on this remote USA “territory” including: selling hemp bags … Continue reading Deep Cuts of Weed in Guam – Choogle On! #125 →
Tattoo Culture of Sailor Jerry – Choogle On! #124
From SXSW 2008 – amidst sirens and Austin, Texas 6th St. street noise – comes an interview with filmmaker Erich Weiss premièring “Hori Smoku, Sailor Jerry” about the originator of contemporary tattoo-ing – and iconoclastic libertarian American – Norman Collins who combined Japanese technique, Polynesian traditions, and American motifs in Hawaii during WW2. The interview delves into the … Continue reading Tattoo Culture of Sailor Jerry – Choogle On! #124 →
Eyes Towards Europe – Postcard #73
On a forgotten forest walk, Dave riffs a story about first trip to Europe – starting with trying not to puke over an Amsterdam bridge after a meeting new temporary coffee shop pals – with flashback to Mexican desert trips with Grandpa, LSD trips with VW bus-fixing pals, and family Grateful Dead road trip to … Continue reading Eyes Towards Europe – Postcard #73 →
Humble Boys Hard Land Weed – Choogle On! #123
High in Jamaica, Uncle Weed visits Black Ras’ abundant mountain growfield to discuss “swamp weed” grown in morass versus “hard land weed” grown in volcanic soil with bat guano, plus varieties of ganja strains – both domestic and imported. Plus background about his family teaching him the ways of growing most anything and living an Ital … Continue reading Humble Boys Hard Land Weed – Choogle On! #123 →
Punk Art Photog / bev. davies – Choogle On! #122
In-depth discussion with rock art photographer bev. davies including: hippie days with Neil Young and Joan Anderson (Joni Mitchell), shooting punk pioneers DOA and Subhumans, Motörhead in a park, David Bowie in a stadium, Brian Jonestown Massacre flipping off crowd and so many more. Also stories from backstage with Iron Maiden and Twisted Sister, Nardwuar … Continue reading Punk Art Photog / bev. davies – Choogle On! #122 →
Field Notes from Elsewhere – Choogle On! #121
Embarking on meandering natural healing journey around Asia, Indian sub-continent, Arabia, Mediterranean, across Canada, US rocky mountain canyons, and to Grateful Dead anniversary shows while emerging from a fog after chronic and complex illness diagnosis resulting in lost years due to prescription meds. Hit the golden road for: Field Notes from Elsewhere – Choogle On! … Continue reading Field Notes from Elsewhere – Choogle On! #121 →
what can you say about uncle weed?. the hardest working man in the podcast buisness, his poddness uncle weed is at his core a nice guy, and it comes through in spades and aces in the choogle on series. well traveled, well read, and well spoken, this podcast is always a h()()t, or is it w()()t, i'm working that one out, or is it oat.
I've been listening to Uncle Weed now for over a year and I can attest to every episode being entertaining and thought provoking. The subjects range from of course our favorite herb to hockey to saving the trees. What more could you ask for? The latest episode (two parts with part 2 on uncle weed on 12/17 and part 1 on the dopefiend.co.uk) is of epic proportions and quite possibly the most fun podcast I've ever enjoyed. Give Uncle Weed a listen and get ready to hoot, in more ways than one...
Love me some Uncle Weed!
Love these podcasts! I always feel like I'm right there with him during his adventures! He feels like a friend though we have never met! We love you Uncle Weed! We will choogle on with you forever! ; )