It's Friday Somewhere

by Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel and Bearcat

It's Friday Somewhere
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 18
  • Last: 20 Feb 2018
It's Friday Somewhere is a beer podcast by Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel and Bearcat discussing craft beer and the culture and industry around it. We also wax philosophic about the mundane and weird stuff in life.

Episodes (18)

  • Ep. 16: Quality Liquid
    Ep. 16: Quality Liquid
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    Published: 20 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:21:20
    In Episode 16, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, welcome Shane Lohman, President of Steel City Beer Wholesalers, a distributor focused on the quality craft beer.  In this episode, we discuss getting into wholesales for beer, pitching a b... Read more →
    In Episode 16, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, welcome Shane Lohman, President of Steel City Beer Wholesalers, a distributor focused on the quality craft beer.  In this episode, we discuss getting into wholesales for beer, pitching a b... Read more →

  • Ep. 15: The Beer in Review
    Ep. 15: The Beer in Review
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    Published: 11 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:45:59
    In episode 15, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, welcome back "friend of the show" Jeff Kupko, to do our year end review of some of our favorite beers from 2017. We also took the time to discuss trends we would like to see end, strategy... Read more →
    In episode 15, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, welcome back "friend of the show" Jeff Kupko, to do our year end review of some of our favorite beers from 2017. We also took the time to discuss trends we would like to see end, strategy... Read more →

  • Ep. 14 Partly Claudy
    Ep. 14 Partly Claudy
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    Published: 23 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:58:25
    In episode 14, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, welcome Scott Smith, founder, and owner of East End Brewing Company. In a far-ranging conversation, we discuss the brewery,  Barleywine (#BIL), the trials of starting a brewery 15 years ag... Read more →
    In episode 14, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, welcome Scott Smith, founder, and owner of East End Brewing Company. In a far-ranging conversation, we discuss the brewery,  Barleywine (#BIL), the trials of starting a brewery 15 years ag... Read more →

  • Ep. 13: Grand Cru
    Ep. 13: Grand Cru
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    Published: 16 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:35:35
    In episode 13,Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, discuss our recent sit-down interview with John Trogner from Troegs Independent Brewing, the ATF-COLA letting go of the reigns, death by pastry stouts and NE IPAs and then things get wrappe... Read more →
    In episode 13,Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, discuss our recent sit-down interview with John Trogner from Troegs Independent Brewing, the ATF-COLA letting go of the reigns, death by pastry stouts and NE IPAs and then things get wrappe... Read more →

  • Ep. 12 -- Awesome Brewing Company
    Ep. 12 -- Awesome Brewing Company
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    Published: 12 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:03:25
    In episode 12, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat welcome Jon (Norm) Norman from Funk Brewing Company.  We discussed starting brewery, opening and running multiple locations, NE IPAs, distribution and the allure and difficulties of hyped u... Read more →
    In episode 12, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat welcome Jon (Norm) Norman from Funk Brewing Company.  We discussed starting brewery, opening and running multiple locations, NE IPAs, distribution and the allure and difficulties of hyped u... Read more →

  • Ep. 11: We Are Bringing Micro Back
    Ep. 11: We Are Bringing Micro Back
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    Published: 20 Jul 2017 Duration: 01:30:47
    In episode 11, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat welcome back, friend of the show, Jason Notte. We took a deep dive into the Brewers Association's new Independent certification, picked apart AB Inbev's The High End video response, branche... Read more →
    In episode 11, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat welcome back, friend of the show, Jason Notte. We took a deep dive into the Brewers Association's new Independent certification, picked apart AB Inbev's The High End video response, branche... Read more →

  • Halftershow: Hot Sauce Committee
    Halftershow: Hot Sauce Committee
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    Published: 17 Jul 2017 Duration: 57:11
    Before we talk about the show, IFS wants to offer our deepest sympathies to the family of Josh Wissler. Josh was part of the Harrisburg craft beer community before there was a Harrisburg craft beer community. The consummate nice guy leaves ... Read more →
    Before we talk about the show, IFS wants to offer our deepest sympathies to the family of Josh Wissler. Josh was part of the Harrisburg craft beer community before there was a Harrisburg craft beer community. The consummate nice guy leaves ... Read more →

  • Ep. 10: Distributing Independence
    Ep. 10: Distributing Independence
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    Published: 11 Jul 2017 Duration: 01:00:55
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat welcome Ms. Brooke Mihoces from DOPS Inc. an independent craft beer, wine, and spirits distribution company. Brooke was a great guest and let us peek behind the curtain of the distributio... Read more →
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat welcome Ms. Brooke Mihoces from DOPS Inc. an independent craft beer, wine, and spirits distribution company. Brooke was a great guest and let us peek behind the curtain of the distributio... Read more →

  • Ep 10. Teaser
    Ep 10. Teaser
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    Published: 26 Jun 2017 Duration: 05:54
    Just for our subscribers... a teaser for episode 10.
    Just for our subscribers... a teaser for episode 10.

  • Ep. 9 : John Kruk's Batting Helmet
    Ep. 9 : John Kruk's Batting Helmet
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    Published: 19 Jun 2017 Duration: 01:35:09
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat welcome Ms. Sara Bozich of GK Visual to discuss their in-production documentary Poured in PA. Then the guys discuss the RateBeer.com controversy, Bearcat gets incensed about nothing, Ed b... Read more →
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat welcome Ms. Sara Bozich of GK Visual to discuss their in-production documentary Poured in PA. Then the guys discuss the RateBeer.com controversy, Bearcat gets incensed about nothing, Ed b... Read more →

  • Ep. 8: Lucky Lindy and the West Coast
    Ep. 8: Lucky Lindy and the West Coast
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    Published: 9 Jun 2017 Duration: 01:15:55
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat return to the podcast to do some old-timey radio and old-timey west coast breweries, Dave goes to a Michelin Three Star laundromat, we hydrate with some beers, and Ed introduces The Wilso... Read more →
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat return to the podcast to do some old-timey radio and old-timey west coast breweries, Dave goes to a Michelin Three Star laundromat, we hydrate with some beers, and Ed introduces The Wilso... Read more →

  • Ep. 7: Wicked Shame, Stinky Coolers & #FABQ
    Ep. 7: Wicked Shame, Stinky Coolers & #FABQ
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    Published: 18 May 2017 Duration: 55:12
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat discuss the ABI purchase of Wicked Weed, Lagunitas’ news dump about going Dutch, South African hops are apparently a thing, and we answer some of Tasting Nitch’s Frequently Asked Beer Qu... Read more →
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat discuss the ABI purchase of Wicked Weed, Lagunitas’ news dump about going Dutch, South African hops are apparently a thing, and we answer some of Tasting Nitch’s Frequently Asked Beer Qu... Read more →

  • Ep. 6: Expensive Basil and Gang Signs
    Ep. 6: Expensive Basil and Gang Signs
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    Published: 27 Apr 2017 Duration: 01:14:22
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat take the show on the road and record at the Harrisburg Beer Week Kick Off party. We had a bunch of guests. We talked about Harrisburg Beer Week, the train station, expensive basil, and we... Read more →
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat take the show on the road and record at the Harrisburg Beer Week Kick Off party. We had a bunch of guests. We talked about Harrisburg Beer Week, the train station, expensive basil, and we... Read more →

  • Ep. 5: HBG Beer Week Preview and A Freaky Peach
    Ep. 5: HBG Beer Week Preview and A Freaky Peach
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    Published: 20 Apr 2017 Duration: 01:39:59
    On this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, are joined by Ms. Tierney Pomone of Stouts & Stilettos to discuss the impending Harrisburg Beer Week, a biker bar’s love of Chimay, why the Moo-Duck Brewery in Elizabethtown will always ... Read more →
    On this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, are joined by Ms. Tierney Pomone of Stouts & Stilettos to discuss the impending Harrisburg Beer Week, a biker bar’s love of Chimay, why the Moo-Duck Brewery in Elizabethtown will always ... Read more →

  • Ep. 4: Troegs FAQ & #AirportDave
    Ep. 4: Troegs FAQ & #AirportDave
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    Published: 15 Apr 2017 Duration: 01:05:26
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, discuss our sit down with Jon Tronger of Troegs Independent Brewing, resealable Crowlers, Untappd ratings and what is Dad Drinking? What We Drank This Episode: Dave: Hornswoggler by The ... Read more →
    In this episode, Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat, discuss our sit down with Jon Tronger of Troegs Independent Brewing, resealable Crowlers, Untappd ratings and what is Dad Drinking? What We Drank This Episode: Dave: Hornswoggler by The ... Read more →

  • Ep. 3 Florida Heat and Stolen Swans
    Ep. 3 Florida Heat and Stolen Swans
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    Published: 5 Apr 2017 Duration: 01:11:34
    This week Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat are joined by special guest Joel Kodner. Joel is the brewer and brewhouse manager at Due South Brewing Co. in Boyton Beach Florida. Due South is a full production brewery and taproom with distri... Read more →
    This week Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat are joined by special guest Joel Kodner. Joel is the brewer and brewhouse manager at Due South Brewing Co. in Boyton Beach Florida. Due South is a full production brewery and taproom with distri... Read more →

  • Ep. 2 License to Pils
    Ep. 2 License to Pils
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    Published: 24 Mar 2017 Duration: 01:17:11
    This week Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat are joined by special guest Jason Notte to discuss why Twitter thinks Jason hates Pilsners, the end of Kumbaya in craft beer, the decline of seasonal offerings and ugly ass publicly funded stadi... Read more →
    This week Ed Grohl, Easy Pretzel, and Bearcat are joined by special guest Jason Notte to discuss why Twitter thinks Jason hates Pilsners, the end of Kumbaya in craft beer, the decline of seasonal offerings and ugly ass publicly funded stadi... Read more →

  • We're Back and the Cats of Istanbul
    We're Back and the Cats of Istanbul
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    Published: 16 Mar 2017 Duration: 01:04:13
    In this episode, the guys discuss Bearcat’s recent trip from Mansfield, PA back to Harrisburg, Ed’s love of over-priced cat documentaries and Dave’s upcoming trip to the Masters. What we drank: Dave: Saint Arnold Bishop Barrel 14, Saint Arn... Read more →
    In this episode, the guys discuss Bearcat’s recent trip from Mansfield, PA back to Harrisburg, Ed’s love of over-priced cat documentaries and Dave’s upcoming trip to the Masters. What we drank: Dave: Saint Arnold Bishop Barrel 14, Saint Arn... Read more →