recent from Charlie's Articles Everything We Just Announced
Last night was a great night as we celebrated our 300th episode with friends and listeners at The Overlook Lodge. The live recording ran just over an hour and was followed by a party that carried Ginny Tonic and I into the night. You’ll hear it all tomorrow when we release our 300th podcast. While you...
recent from Remeasured Life History Immigration Story – Alexandra Harcha Montes (Remeasured Life Pilot)
On the pilot episode of The Remeasured Life. Ginny Tonic talks with Alexandra Harcha Montes, a graphic designer who moved to the United States from Lima in order to be able to pursue a career in art. Pilot Episode: Immigration Story – Alexandra Harcha Montes (Download | 40 minutes | RSS) Special...
recent from Ginny's Articles Local Drinking in Philadelphia
Philadelphia was a great drinking city. Of course, any city is a great drinking city when I am there but I love it when a place makes it easy for me. Here are a few photos of some of the memorable drinks of the trip. The drinks I had there were all spot on and I loved the bar communities enthusiasm for...
recent from Bottoms Up History Our Bottoms Up Podcast Returns
The Bottoms Up podcast is a spin-off podcast that grew out of the Charlie Tonic Hour as the show entered its second year. This micro-podcast launched in February of 2013 and shared a new episode every Friday for 65 weeks. In May of 2014, the hosts folded it back into the main show. Now, the...

Everything We Just Announced

Last night was a great night as we celebrated our 300th episode with friends and listeners at The Overlook Lodge. The live recording ran just over an hour and was followed by a party that carried Ginny Tonic and I into the night. You’ll hear it all tomorrow when we release our 300th podcast. While you await the show to debut, let’s sum up the changes we have...

Our Bottoms Up Podcast Returns

The Bottoms Up podcast is a spin-off podcast that grew out of the Charlie Tonic Hour as the show entered its second year. This micro-podcast launched in February of 2013 and shared a new episode every Friday for 65 weeks. In May of 2014, the hosts folded it back into the main show. Now, the podcast makes its dramatic return on September 22nd, 2017 sharing a new episode every...

Immigration Story – Alexandra Harcha Montes (Remeasured Life Pilot)

On the pilot episode of The Remeasured Life. Ginny Tonic talks with Alexandra Harcha Montes, a graphic designer who moved to the United States from Lima in order to be able to pursue a career in art. Pilot Episode: Immigration Story – Alexandra Harcha Montes (Download | 40 minutes | RSS) Special thanks to Ford Theatre Reunion, the music of the Remeasured...

Food + Wine Classic (Plus Beer) – Episode #299

This week, as we count down to our big 300th episode celebration, we’re pretty alcohol and events focused! We begin catching you up on all the latest stories from around the city and derail a bit into a discussion of the film Rocky. From there we consider the current state of craft beer in the broader market and how it’s doing these days. Next, we are joined by...

300th Episode Celebration

This coming Monday we will celebrate the LIVE SHOW to end all live shows! It is our 300th episode celebration and it all takes place on Monday, September 18th starting at 6:30 PM at the Overlook Lodge: A Rustic Watering Hole (6083 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati 45213). No cover and, of course, all are welcome! The Overlook Lodge is a wonderful supporter of the podcast community....

That War On Drugs – Episode #298

There are a lot of stories from the weekend as a birthday is celebrated, family matters are enjoyed and cocktails are created. We follow that up with the formal announcement of Tokyo Kitty, a Japanese-style karaoke bar, which will launch here in Cincinnati later this year. From there we touch base with Miranda Leurck of Angels Envy as they unveil a solid “save the...

Farewell Greg and Cindy – Episode #297

We kick off the show with stories from hocking hills, hot tubs, a bit of gambling and a cocktail contest. From there we are joined by two friends, Greg and Cindy, who have been show regulars over the years and discuss restarting lives (with a bit of rum on the side). Next, we sit down with a very interesting beer and ramble on in many conversational directions. It only gets...

Bar Building With Jacob – Episode #296

Recording LIVE at the Overlook Lodge, this week’s episode features guest appearances by bar owner and #GorillaCreative Jacob Trevino, DJ Soul Step of Soul Step Records and the cocktail creations of Heatherlyn Stickel! Add to that stories and great upcoming events and you have a complete Charlie Tonic Hour served up for your enjoyment. Episode #296: Bar Building With...