No excuses just prove yourself with Danny Reed of Hot Stuff Tattoo on Finding Asheville
Jul14

No excuses just prove yourself with Danny Reed of Hot Stuff Tattoo on Finding Asheville

Photo Credit: Diana Rothery But what if…shut up and go to work!   Nathan sits down with Danny Reed owner of Hot Stuff Tattoo, for the 44th episode of the Finding Asheville podcast. They chat about growing up in Charleston, S.C., why art was always a part of his life, how he learned to tattoo, why success comes down to pursuing what you are good at and staying consistent, why despite financial constraints you really can do whatever you put your mind to as long as you prove yourself, why being versatile as a tattoo artist is the key to running a successful tattoo shop, and whether or not the recent growth of West Asheville has been truly great for the neighborhood.    Listen to the full episode below or here: This episode was recorded at Mojo Coworking at 60 North Market Street in Downtown Asheville.          Be sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here to get new episodes to download to your listening devices each week and get caught up on past episodes!               Oh and if you are feeling super nice like the Finding Asheville Facebook page here.   ...

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Finding your strength and staying consistent with Danny Reed of Hot Stuff Tattoo on Finding Asheville Monday
Jul11

Finding your strength and staying consistent with Danny Reed of Hot Stuff Tattoo on Finding Asheville Monday

Photo Credit: Diana Rothery The 44th episode of the Finding Asheville podcast will be with Danny Reed owner of Hot Stuff Tattoo.   Listen to a preview below:     Nathan sits down with Danny Reed owner of Hot Stuff Tattoo, for the 44th episode of the Finding Asheville podcast. They chat about growing up in Charleston, S.C., why art was always a part of his life, how he learned to tattoo, why success comes down to pursuing what you are good at and staying consistent, why despite financial constraints you really can do whatever you put your mind to as long as you prove yourself, why being versatile as a tattoo artist is the key to running a successful tattoo shop, and whether or not the recent growth of West Asheville has been truly great for the neighborhood.   Full episode will be available for download via iTunes July 14th here.   Remember the easiest way to listen to Finding Asheville each week is by clicking the subscribe button via iTunes...

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Rationality amidst fear with David Forbes of The Asheville Blade on Finding Asheville
Jul07

Rationality amidst fear with David Forbes of The Asheville Blade on Finding Asheville

Photo by Jonathan Welch Rationality amidst fear?   Nathan sits down with David Forbes, editor of The Asheville Blade, for the 43rd episode of the Finding Asheville podcast. They chat about growing up in rural Northeastern North Carolina, how class impacts political participation, why he started reading the newspaper as early as the second grade, whether or not writer’s block actually exists, why he fell in love with local journalism, why Asheville should be rather than to seem, why Asheville has to tackle its lack of diversity, defacto segregation, and low wages now, the future of The Asheville Blade, and the details on union drive efforts that ultimately lead to his dismissal at the Mountain Xpress.   Listen to the full episode below or here: This episode was recorded at Mojo Coworking at 60 North Market Street in Downtown Asheville.          Be sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here to get new episodes to download to your listening devices each week and get caught up on past episodes!               Oh and if you are feeling super nice like the Finding Asheville Facebook page here....

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To be v.s. to seem with David Forbes of The Asheville Blade on Finding Asheville Monday
Jul03

To be v.s. to seem with David Forbes of The Asheville Blade on Finding Asheville Monday

The 43rd episode of the Finding Asheville podcast will be with David Forbes, editor of The Asheville Blade.     Listen to a preview below:     Nathan sits down with David Forbes, editor of The Asheville Blade, for the 43rd episode of the Finding Asheville podcast. They chat about growing up in rural Northeastern North Carolina, how class impacts political participation, why he started reading the newspaper as early as the second grade, whether or not writer’s block actually exists, why he fell in love with local journalism, why Asheville should be rather than to seem, why Asheville has to tackle its lack of diversity, defacto segregation, and low wages now, the future of The Asheville Blade, and the details on union drive efforts that ultimately lead to his dismissal at the Mountain Xpress.   Full episode will be available for download via iTunes July 7th here.     Remember the easiest way to listen to Finding Asheville each week is by clicking the subscribe button via iTunes here. ...

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Chick-fil-A to James Beard Award, Elliot Moss of Buxton Hall will teach himself on Finding Asheville
Jun30

Chick-fil-A to James Beard Award, Elliot Moss of Buxton Hall will teach himself on Finding Asheville

Photo credit to: Cindy Kunst with Asheville Clicks Photography. Chick-fil-A to James Beard Award winner?   Nathan sits down with Chef Elliot Moss of Punk Wok and Buxton Hall Barbecue for the 42nd episode of Finding Asheville. They chat about growing up in Florence, S.C., why art was a major part of Elliot’s life, how he went straight from a cook at Chick-fil-A to being a chef, why an Italian restaurant in Philadelphia played a key role in opening his culinary world view, how the Admiral went from a bar menu to what it’s known for now, the ins and outs of Buxton Hall Barbecue, and why he now calls Asheville home. Listen to the full episode below or here: This episode was recorded at Mojo Coworking at 60 North Market Street in Downtown Asheville.        Be sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here to get new episodes to download to your listening devices each week and get caught up on past episodes!             Oh and if you are feeling super nice like the Finding Asheville Facebook page here.   ...

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Learning to cook with Chef Elliot Moss of Buxton Hall on Finding Asheville Monday
Jun27

Learning to cook with Chef Elliot Moss of Buxton Hall on Finding Asheville Monday

The 42nd episode of the Finding Asheville podcast will be with Chef Elliot Moss of Punk Wok and Buxton Hall Barbecue.   Listen to a preview below:    Nathan sits down with Chef Elliot Moss of Punk Wok and Buxton Hall Barbecue for the 42nd episode of Finding Asheville. They chat about growing up in Florence, S.C., why art was a major part of Elliot’s life, how he went straight from a cook at Chick-fil-A to being a chef, why an Italian restaurant in Philadelphia played a key role in opening his culinary world view, how the Admiral went from a bar menu to what it’s known for now, the ins and outs of Buxton Hall Barbecue, and why he now calls Asheville home.   Full episode will be available for download via iTunes June 30th here.     Remember the easiest way to listen to Finding Asheville each week is by clicking the subscribe button via iTunes...

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