This week I invite Justin Crossley from the Brewing Network to talk a bit about his journey in beer broadcasting, some of his shows and his recent journey into television. Justin is the popular host of the Session (a podcast) and runs a network of several shows centered around homebrewing.
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Topics in This Week’s Episode (32:58)
- Justin Crossley, founder of the Brewing Network is my guest this week. Justin is the host of “The Session” which is a very popular show and one of the earliest podcasts on home brewing.
- Justin shares how he got started in the brewing network
- He tells us what the early days were (in 2005) when he started his podcast in the same month that iTunes started carrying podcasts.
- We discuss his headline 4 our show called “The Session” – which is aired on Sundays live
- Justin shares some thoughts on his co-hosts and cast of the session
- We talk about his live format which includes the forum, email, phone-ins and live chat
- Justin shares some of his favorite guests from the last 7 years
- He talks about some of his other shows including Brew Strong and The Jamil Show
- Recently Justin did a television show on homebrewing for a local TV station – he shares his thoughts on video and doing television
- We talk about the Brewing Network Army and how that came about
- Justin shares his thoughts on how the BN Army won “Homebrew Club of the Year” even though it has no club in the traditional sense
- Justin gives a few brewing tips he’s picked up over the years
- He finishes by talking about what a rewarding few years it has been working on the brewing network
Thanks to Justin Crossley for appearing on the show and also to you for listening!
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