Cigars and Crypto Podcast
Each week we explore new projects in the cryptocurrency space. We invite newcomers to crypto to join us. We are the perfect mix of everything great. High quality, premium cigars and cryptocurrency news and content. Welcome to Cigars and Crypto!
Episode 180 - Johnathan Chester - Bitwage
Started in Crypto in 2013 while working at Oracle. While listening to a TedTalk, he had an epiphany. He and his partner saw that there needed to be a payroll processor that provided Bitcoin payroll services. Quit his job in June 2014 to cofound BitWage. To learn more, visit us online at www.cigarsandcrypto.com
January 04, 2022
Episode 179 - Dr. Jack Kruse
Had a great discussion with Jack Kruse. This episode was sponsored by Cigar Recon Cigars. You can use crypto to buy your cigars today at www.cigarrecon.com
December 11, 2021
Episode 178 - Nadav Zeimer
Also known as "Principle Z", Nadav was formally a Software engineer. Introduced Podcasting to his school as a way to engage student learners. The blockchain advocate moved from SW engineering because he wanted to really make a difference and decided to move to education as a Physics and Robotics teacher. He wants to use Blockchain to change education. Blockchains are a ledger of account that the transcript can be imported to. You could decentralize the high school transcript and have their progress follow them all through their education. It incentivizes a shift to project-based learning instead of test-based learning. In this episode we discussed his love of Bitcoin and his book: Follow Nadav on Twitter: @nzeimer S/O to @nftylab for their work on NFT's Support Nadav by buying his book Education in the Digital Age: How we get there https://amzn.to/3oLarsB
November 21, 2021
Episode 177 - Damion Lupo
Damion Lupo Serial Entrepreneur First business at 11 selling Nintendo games Started 50 companies The importance of having purpose How he lost 25 million dollar loss and made it all back Self-awareness and taking ownership of failures is how you recover from losses His First experience with crypto at a coffee shop in Prague. Reinvented Life - Book Financial Underdogs Podcast Special Shoutout to Buckminster Fuller www.damionlupo.com Twitter: @damionlupo
October 08, 2021
Episode 176 - Ray Prodanoff
I had an excellent discussion with this brother of the leaf. Ray is truly an interesting and humble dude. I really think you'll enjoy this episode. We discussed how he got into cigar smoking, why he can't say he has a favorite cigar, the importance of environment to the smoking experience, unique pairings, and his work setting up cigar events in Europe and abroad. Make sure you follow him on social media @rayprodanoff
October 06, 2021
Episode 175 - Luke Powell of the Decred Project
Had a great discussion with Luke about how he got into crypto, what drew him to Decred, and how it's different from Bitcoin. Find and follow him on Twitter at
September 23, 2021
Episode 174 - Gia of @charmcitycigars
Cigar smoker for 8 years | 2018 - Founded Charm City Cigars | Her belief that cigar smokers need products that are built just for us. She knew there had to be a way to take better care of our skin and get rid of the smokey cigar smell as well | What really excites her about tobacco and cigars. | Family background in tobacco farming. | Her constant curiosity motivates her to learn everyday and build a unique brand. Make sure you visit her online at www.charmcitycigars.com or on IG/Twitter at @charmcitycigars
September 08, 2021
Episode 172 - NotAWiz4rd of the @noircoin Team
My monthly discussion with the NoirCoin team
September 02, 2021
Episode 173 - Hannah Rosenberg
I had an amazing lesson and discussion Hannah Rosenberg of Velis Commerce on the Lightning Network. In this episode we discussed: Studied Econ at UIC Chicago - Monetary Theory | 2011 got into the space after listening to a podcast | Pitfalls and dangers of the crypto journey | All roads lead to ₿TC | A very high-level overview of the Lightning network | It’s a 2nd layer solution that doesn’t rely on publishing every transaction to the base-layer network (Local Knowledge) | All lightning nodes need to be connected to a Bitcoin node. (Full or pruned) | Ease of use of the BTCPayserver | Phoenix and Moon as easy to use phone wallets | Detailed discussion on Liquidity and its use on the Lightning network | The future of Bitcoin, the Lightning Network, and blockchain tech. Follow her on Twitter at @hmichellerose or visit her online at velascommerce.com
September 01, 2021
Episode 171 - NotAWiz4rd of the Noircoin team
In Episode 171 we discussed: Upgrading the privacy protocol - Will they implement ZKSnarks or Lalantis security protocol. The importance of privacy in the crypto space. They are now preparing for the swap - but are considering implementing this without the privacy protocol first. How will exchanges deal with the new coin; will they drag their feet? How exchanges are greedy AF and kill small projects with exchange fees. Pro’s and Con’s of decentralized exchanges. @noircoin https://www.noirofficial.org
August 12, 2021
Episode 170 - Link Green the Khemist
Fintech expert 2014 Owner - Planet Krypton Educator Wanted to fill a gap for those who need an intro to crypto Pre-recorded courses 1 on 1 coaching www.planetkrypton.io @linkgreen_thekhemist
July 29, 2021
Episode 169 - Meka Couch of @dapp_ar
Worked in infrastructure; unified communications. Decided to start a business and the pandemic hit. So she and her team decided it was time to start investing and trading in crypto. They are working to solve the problem of different types of sensors and the inability to work with them all Working on a framework for using Augmented Reality to interact with iOT devices and store that data on distributed ledgers. You’ll be able to launch a response from the AR interface to work remotely. They’ve finished the 1.0 version of the project and they are pushing forward to V2. The project will be blockchain agnostic; you can use this framework on any blockchain that the user chooses. Functions as an interoperable layer 2 solution. They are currently seeking more developers to build on top of it. They are also considering launching a token to reward developers for building on top of the application. Website: www.dappar.io Project Twitter @dapp_ar LinkedIn: Wolfberry LLC
July 14, 2021
Episode 168 - Flo, lead developer for the Noir Coin team
This was my monthly chat with the members of the Noir Coin team. This month I had an opportunity to speak with Flo, the lead dev. We discussed their progress on the chain swap and future development that the team has in store. I love this project and encourage you to listen and learn. www.noirofficial.org
July 01, 2021
Episode 167 - Jon Huber of Crowned Heads Cigars
Crowned Heads Started late 2010 with the hopes of not being a regular cigar company. They chose to be an aspirational brand. Headley Grange Black Lab - Riff off of Headly Grange. 2nd release in 2012. Wanted the cigar to taste like the drum riff from the Led Zeppelin song, When the Levy Breaks. The drums were the inspiration for Headley Grange. A different wrapper was added and called the Black Lab after a black Labrador retriever at that same house. Juarez - 2017 Jon got samples at a trade show. Loved the samples he received and wanted to see if they could mass produce the same flavor. After a number of people passed at the blend, Jon decided to release it on his own. A riff on Jericho Hill, this cigar is amazing and deeply complex. How he’s inspired and motivated to make unique blends Artwork for the Las Calaveras band. Worked on it with Jaime Garcia and My Father Cigars. How his favorite Las Calaveras is the 2015….or is it the 2019? The only way to find out is to listen to the episode. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @thecrownedheads www.crownedheads.com
June 25, 2021
Episode 166 - Matt Booth of Room 101 Brand Cigars
This by far was one of my favorite discussions. In Episode 166 we discussed: His inspiration for creating Room 101 Brand | How Room 101 started as a Bespoke jewelry brand | How Room 101 is a collection of all things important to Matt | Creative Collaboration - He relates cigar making like the creation of music | His absolute love of the craft | His favorite Room 101 cigar past and present | The reemergence of the Namakubi | Will the Chief Cool arrow come back | And a whole lot more! Please make sure you visit the brand online at: https://room101brand.com/ Also follow him on social media at @room101brand It's Boofy baby!!!
June 18, 2021
Episode 165 - @IAmCigarAnarchy
I had an excellent discussion with Anarchy in this episode. We discussed: Got into Cigars at a company retreat and have been in love with cigars ever since. | Her time in Washington, DC | What it is about cigar smoking that really appeals to her. | Matches and her affinity with them, especially with Cuban cigars. | The cigar smoking rituals I observed while visiting Cuba | Our mutual love of Boutique cigars | Definitely loves full bodied cigars | Pairings are dependent upon her mood. When smoking full-body, she likes a rich red wine and sometimes bourbon. | Cincoro Repesado and the perfect cigar for her.
June 09, 2021
Episode 164 - NotAWiz4rd of the @noircoin team
This is the second part of the 2 part series of NoirCoin's chain swap.
June 02, 2021
Episode 163 - NoirCoin Team
This was another amazing discussion with my friend, NotAWiz4rd of the Noir Coin team. We discussed the status of the chain swap. This is part one of a two part series. The next one will drop tomorrow, 5/30/2021
May 29, 2021
Episode 162 - Deshawn Miller, CEO @commcrypto
I always enjoy talking to my brother of the coin and my brother of the leaf, Deshawn. This was our usual monthly get together to discuss everything crypto and even cigars. I recorded this episode at the end of April but the opinions are timely. Shout out to @mansa_godson, @bitcoinzay, and @arithepoet. Check out Crypto Commandments at www.cryptocomm.io or follow Deshawn at @commcrypto
May 27, 2021
Episode 161 - Lamar Wilson aka @bigmarh
I had a fantastic discussion with a brilliant brother. In Episode 161 of Cigars and Crypto we learned about Lamar and his time in the Cryptocurrency space. We discussed: How used started out in this space as a developer and was introduced to ₿TC in 2013. Felt an overwhelming need to become a builder in this space and actively build apps like one of the first iOS Bitcoin wallets. Black Bitcoin Billionaires group on Clubhouse and its inception. The Sunjoined Co-Op which is working to build verticals from seed to distribution in the hemp industry. Special shout out to @bitcoinzay You can learn more about Sunjoined at www.sunjoined.com or follow Lamar on social media at @bigmarh
May 26, 2021
Episode 160 - Cleve Mesidor
I had an awesome discussion with Cleve. In this episode, we discussed: Her presidential appointment to the Obama administration in 2013 Leadership of the National Policy Network of Women of Color in Blockchain Her work with the Blockchain Association and Gemini to engage members of Congress The shift in narrative from money to hodl The false narratives of Bitcoin environmental impacts and illicit use Our Caribbean roots The Clevelution Royalty and Resistance.
May 19, 2021
Episode 159 - Richard Carthon, Host of @_cryptocurrent_
I had an amazing discuss with this brother. In addition to being a content creator, he has an amazing backstory. In this episode, we discussed: His work at an AI company How he fell down the Bitcoin and Ethereum rabbit holes. The importance of effective communication. How you don't need to be a developer to find a role in cryptocurrency companies. A lot more. Make sure you follow Richard on Twitter at @RichardCarthon or his show Crypto Current on Twitter at @_cryptocurrent_
May 14, 2021
Episode 158 - KryptoApproved from Twitter
I had an awesome discussion with the brother, Shawn aka KryptoApproved from Twitter. In this podcast, we discussed: His entrance into Crypto. Him being a certified Risk and Portfolio Manager. Cool cars he posts on IG and his need for speed. How he became an avid cyclist and runner. Bitcoin Maximalism
May 03, 2021
Episode 157 - JHill @JohnnyCrypto3
I had an amazing discussion with the brother, JHill. Stuntman, Martial Artist, Trader, and traveler. You'll enjoy episode 157!!!
April 24, 2021
Episode 156 - Philosopher and Bitcoiner Bradley Rettler @rettlerb
I had a deep and cerebral discussion with Brad Rettler. We talked about his entry to Bitcoin in 2013, Epistemic Trespassing, and how he is co-authoring the book, Resistance Money. Make sure you follow him on Twitter at @rettlerb or visit his website, www.resistance.money
April 16, 2021
Episode 155 - Danielle Carpenter @SoulfullyDani
SOTL - Danielle @soulfullydani on Instagram From Chicago - Rojos Cigar Lounge in Chicago Heights, IL Smoking for 6 years Her favorite cigar is The Davidoff Late Hour We talked about the uniqueness of the journey for each person to reach the cigar lifestyle How to bring women into the cigar lifestyle and make them comfortable. Upcoming Event - The Sexy Tea Lounge only in London May 22, 2021 Casa De Puros 7410 Madison Street Forrest Park, IL $45 Includes 4 cigars with food and drinks. Organization: Relax - The Relax Cigar Network for Women Started January 28, 2020. Grew to 350 ladies. Business branding and networking group. IG: @soulfullydani
April 09, 2021
Episode 154 - CJ the Smart Guy
I had a fantastic discussion with this brother. In this episode CJ and I discussed: How he got a Coinbase wallet in 2015 and was surprised at the growth of a $25 investment. How he really got going with Bitcoin after hearing Nipsy Hustle talking about it. How he studied to become a CPA and now does both Traditional and Bitcoin taxes. The importance of disclosing your cryptocurrency holdings this year on the IRS tax forms. A lot more!!! Be sure to follow him on all social media platforms at @cjthesmartguy
April 03, 2021
Episode 153 - NoirCoin Team
I had a great chat this month with the members of the NoirCoin team. In this episode we discussed the progress being made on the coin swap to a fresh chain. We also discussed awesome quotes in 100 year old books! I think you'll really enjoy this episode.
March 26, 2021
Episode 152 - @hercigarcloset from IG
Episode 152 was quite fun! I had a chance to speak with Brandi, aka @hercigarcloset from IG. In this episode, we discussed: Avo Heritage Old Forrester 1920 Prohibition Style Mombacho Liga Maestro CAO Amazon Basin How she got into cigars 7 years ago. ChiTown Cigar Experience Her eBook for new women smokers Make sure you follow her on IG at @hercigarcloset or on Twitter at @PrettiGirlsPour
March 09, 2021
Episode 151 - Jimmy Song
I was truly honored and pleased to be joined by Jimmy Song in this episode. Jimmy is a super Bitcoin OG and also a humble educator. In this episode we discussed: How he got into Bitcoin in 2011 The path that leads to Bitcoin Maximalism Ways to onboard people to Bitcoin The inspiration behind three of his books The future of Bitcoin If you enjoyed this episode, please consider buying Jimmy's books. I recently purchased all three and look forward to learning all that I can about this amazing technology. I've added the links below. Programming Bitcoin: https://amzn.to/2OolUA1 The Little Bitcoin Book: https://amzn.to/3qgSYaj Thank God for Bitcoin: https://amzn.to/3uUNIg5
March 04, 2021
Episode 150 - Deshawn CEO of Crypto Commandments
I always enjoy our monthly discussions. We discussed cigars and crypto events!!!
March 03, 2021
Episode 149 - Rep. Sherry Dorsey Walker
I had an awesome discussion with Rep. Sherry Dorsey Walker of the State of Delaware. We discussed black issues in the State as a part of Black History Month. I saved this episode until 3/1 because she is a part of Black History. She is the first Black woman to be elected to the 3rd district here in the First State. We discussed initiatives spearheaded by the Delaware Legislative Black Caucus. I took a moment to discuss Bitcoin and how we can get the ball rolling on acceptance in the First State. This was an eye-opening interview and the perfect way to end Black History Month and to begin Women's History Month.
March 01, 2021
Episode 148 - Author Damon Johnson
I had a good discussion with Damon Johnson, author of Deep Into the Bitcoin Rabbit hole. You can buy his book on Amazon by clicking here or visit his website and pay in Bitcoin. https://bitcoin-rabbit-hole-book.myshopify.com/
February 24, 2021
Episode 147 - NoirCoin
I had an awesome discussion with NotAWiz4rd and Flo of the Noircoin team. We discussed the challenges behind a chain swap, how difficult it is working with exchanges sometimes, and the future of the NoirCoin project. I really appreciated the deep-dive we took this episode and I learned a lot from a quality Core Developer.
February 21, 2021
Episode 146 - Mitchell Orchant
I had an awesome discussion with Mitchell Orchant, Managing Director of Cigars Ltd. in the U.K. We discussed how he selects blends worthy of the Seleccion Orchant brand, how he started the first online retailer for premium cigars in the U.K., the new lounge opened in Central London, and what his favorite wrappers are. This is an awesome gentleman with an amazing story. Make sure you follow him on Twitter: @cgarsltd or visit them online at: https://www.cgarsltd.co.uk/
February 16, 2021
Episode 145 with Douglas Tuman
In episode 145 of Cigars and Crypto, I had a chance to speak with Douglas Tuman. Douglas is a self-professed Monero Maximalist. We had a chance to discuss how he initially got into crypto. We discussed how the lack of privacy in Bitcoin transactions drove him to his love of Monero. Furthermore, we vigorously debated fungibility and if Bitcoin is indeed fungible. We were able to agree that value is determined by the people who view the currency as valuable. We discussed the delisting of Monero on exchanges and the bright future ahead he sees for Monero. Not only that, but we also discussed his run for Congress during the 2020 election cycle. Make sure you follow Douglas at @douglastuman on Twitter. Thanks so much for listening to our show. If you like what you hear, please give us a 5-star rating on your podcast platform of choice.
February 10, 2021
Episode 144- NoirCoin Team
Had another great discussion with NotAWiz4d of the NoirCoin team to end the month. In this episode, we discussed the upcoming coin swap, his love of Hi Fidelity audio, the importance of reoccurring payments, their new android wallet, and a lot more.
January 31, 2021
Episode 143 - Smoke of the Smoke World Podcast
This was the first of many monthly episodes with my friend Smoke of the Smoke World Podcast. In this episode we discussed: How to get and present cigar reviews and content The political climate in America and the events at the Capitol The need for civil discourse and how cigar smoking encourages that Cigar Aficionados list of their top 25 cigars. This week we smoked the Crook of the Crown by Stolen Throne Cigars and the Liga Maestro by Mombacho Cigars. Shout out to my friends! They were mentioned in the show this week. Blake and the #HerfSociety
January 28, 2021
Episode 142 - Hrish Lotlikar of SuperWorld App
SuperWorld is an Augumented, Virtual, and Super reality app co-founders by HrishLotlikar and Max Woon. It adds digital information to the real world kind of like Pokemon Go. The app breaks up the physical earth into 64 Billion parts that are each represented by NFT's or non-fungible tokens. These tokens are rich media enabled; meaning I can upload my podcast into SuperWorld and you can view it there through the app virtually or when physically standing in a location where I am the owner of that digital real estate. I really enjoyed my discussion with Hrish and I encourage you to visit SuperWorldApp.com today.
January 25, 2021
Episode 141 - DeShawn of Crypto Commandments
This was the flagship episode announcing my partnership with the Crypto Commandments brand. In this episode, we introduced Crypto Commandments to my listeners. We talked about how he got started in crypto, how he came up with the idea for Crypto Commandments, how he's seeking to onboard new users of crypto via 30 minute personal weekly sessions, and a lot more. Make sure you follow him online and on Twitter: Twitter: @commcrypto URL: www.cryptocomm.io Phone: 513-549-5030
January 23, 2021
Episode 140 - Brian Lesher of the No Beer Left Behind Podcast
This was an awesome change of pace. I had a chance to speak with Brian Lesher of the No Beer Left Behind podcast. We talked about how to make home brew beer, the necessity to keep a clean workspace, the No Beer Left Behind Podcast, cigar pairings, and a lot more. I really enjoyed this discussion and look forward to having him back on the show. Shout out to my friend @lostwonderbeer for giving me exposure to the beer brewing process. Make sure you check out the podcast on iTunes, Spotify or wherever you listen to podcasts. Follow them on twitter at @nblbbeer and @nobeerleftbehindcast.
January 22, 2021
Episode 139 - James Gillingham of Finxflo
Check out this episode of Cigars and Crypto with James Gillingham, found of Finxflo. Learn more about this unique exchange, his work ethic, and how he got into crypto. Make sure you visit www.cigarsandcrypto.com for advertising specials.
January 19, 2021
Episode 138 -XChainZ Team
Dr. Damon Bryant and Dr. Larry Davis of XChainZ.io Follow them online: Twitter: @XChainZ1 @DrLarryDavis Digital Certifications and Assessment technology
January 11, 2021
Episode 137 - Reuben Yap of Firo
I had an excellent discussion with Reuben Yap of the Firo team. Firo is a re-brand of zcoin. We discussed the re-brand, future innovation for the project, and the future of privacy in the cryptocurrency space. It was another lively discussion with my friend. If you like this episode, please share it and give us a 5-star review on your platform of choice. If you'd like to support our show, please consider visiting www.5under20.com for your next cigar purchase.
December 30, 2020
Episode 136 - SmokeWorld Podcast
I really enjoy producing cigar content for my crypto family. In this episode, I spoke my real life friend, Smoke World. He is the producer of the Smoke World podcast and provides all kinds of content for cigar lovers. In this episode, we discussed: Uncle Nearest Bourbon is which one we like best; 1884 or the 1856 Francisco Almonte of DBL Cigars the HVC 500th Anniversary I paired with bourbon The importance of the Stoney Price range for cigars ($5-$12) Thanks so much for joining me bro. If you like this episode, please consider giving us a 5-star rating on your podcast platform of choice. If you'd like to support the show, visit www.5under20.com to pick up your cigar 5-pack today.
December 23, 2020
Episode 135 - Chris Groshong of Coinstructive
I had an awesome discussion with Chris Groshong of @coinstructive. We discussed: How he got into crypto, Crypto forensics and analysis, The future of cryptocurrency and blockchain tech in the next 3-5 years, and How he got the name DJ Kinkle. This was a really fun episode with an awesome guy. To find out more about Chris and Coinstructive, follow their Twitter handles. @djkinkle and @coinstructive or visit https://coinstructive.com/
December 16, 2020
Episode 134 - NotAWiz4rd of the NoirCoin Team
I always enjoy speaking with my friend. I learn something new every time we speak. In this episode we discussed the Noircoin Chain Swap vote, why projects do it, hot old and new video games, politics and self-custody wallets and legislation.
December 09, 2020
Episode 133 - Rodolfo Andragnes of LABITCONF
Episode 133 was very enlightening for me. We discussed: How Rodolfo got into crypto How he was interested in digital money before the invention of Bitcoin How he sold Bitcoins dot com to Mt. Gox The state of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in Latin America The future of Bitcoin in the next 3 to 5 years LABITCONF is one of the oldest Bitcoin conferences in existence. It caters to teach Argentinians and Latin American audiences. It was started to educate people to the benefits of digital currencies and how they can be used in day to day commerce. Over the years, they have had a number of OG's participate as speakers and help shape the current cryptocurrency environment in Latin America. I really enjoyed my discussion with Rodolfo and I know you will too. Be certain to follow him on Twitter @RodolfoBits and follow the LABITCONF conference Twitter handle at @laBITconf. The conference this year will be held December 7th-12th 2020. Make sure you sign up to attend. www.labitcoinf.com
December 07, 2020
Episode 132 - Ian Balina of the Token Metrics team
I had a great discussion with the founder of the Token Metrics team, Ian Balina. In this episode, we discussed what Token Metrics is and how they offer real value to new entrants to the cryptocurrency space. As a learning and data platform, Token Metrics employs AI technology to assist new people to crypto in making sound decisions in investing and trading. Their 1 year anniversary just past on Black Friday. Make sure you check out this awesome platform by visiting them on Twitter: @tokenmetricsinc or online: www.tokenmetrics.com
December 02, 2020
Episode 131 - Jomari Peterson of Finite.Games
Another fantastic discussion on Cigars And Crypto. This week I chat with Jomari Peterson. He's the founder of Finite Games. We discuss: How he got into crypto His background in cryptography His new projects Future of Crypto Please make sure you smash the like button if you like this episode. If you'd like to support the show, please visit www.5Under20.com to purchase cigars or donate Bitcoin to us here: 14eM5h4aJSMbwnZVpRqoiuAHGfuKARbQaz
November 25, 2020
Episode 130 - NoirCoin team
Another great discussion with my friend @notawiz4rd of the @noircoin team. In this episode we discussed: Bachelors Thesis Bitcoin's current increase in price and why this bull run may be different Sound money and the types of people who invest in it Belief systems around cryptocurrency Make sure you like and share this episode with all of your friends. It would be greatly appreciated. Visit us at https://www.5Under20.com for all of your cigar purchases. It helps to keep this show up and running without having to beg for support.
November 18, 2020
Episode 129 - David Liebowitz of @everipedia
I had an awesome discussion with VP of Business Development for Everipedia, David Liebowitz. In this episode we discussed: His role at Everipedia and how he got there. His ah hah moment with Wikileaks began accepting BTC for donations "User Generated, knowledge on-chain" "Original money Legos" The proliferation of Defi Make sure you visit David and Everipedia on Social media at: @davesaidthat_ - Twitter @everipedia Make sure you give us a like and a 5-star review on your podcast platform of choice. If you want to support the show, please visit www.5under20.com
November 05, 2020
Episode 128 - Edmund McCormack of DChained
I had an awesome discussion with Ed McCormack of DChained. We discussed the platform, innovation, how it's unique, and the future of both the DChained project and cryptocurrency. Make sure you check out this episode and visit DChained online at: https://dchained.com/ Twitter: @DchainedCrypto
October 31, 2020
Episode 127 - NoirCoin Team
I had an awesome discussion with @NotAWiz4rd of the @noircoin team from Twitter. We chatted about literature, the loss of the analog jack on iPhone, and Fried Brains! Yes, you read that correctly. Fried Brains. Make sure you check out this episode. We have a special giveaway. You have to listen to the whole thing for the more details! If you are looking for ways to support our show, please consider visiting our cigar page at: www.5under20.com
October 22, 2020
Episode 126 - @mastashake08 Jyrone Parker
You will enjoy this chat with a serial entrepreneur. We discussed how he got into IT at the age of 14 and the multiple companies he currently owns. Make sure you check him out at: www.jyroneparker.com
October 20, 2020
Episode 125 - @day_diff of Navarette Humidors
I had a blast speaking with my brother of the leaf, Trevor. You can follow him on Twitter at @day_diff or visit them online at www.navarettehumidors.com
October 15, 2020
Episode 124 - Brandon Smietana of the SkyCoin Project
I had an eye-opening discussion with one of the OG of the crypto industry. Brandon, who goes by Synth, is the co-founder of SkyCoin. In this episode, we discussed: How he was an early Bitcoin Adopter Co-founding Skycoin His Genesis story His red-pill moment Skywire and Obelisk The future of Skycoin The future of the cryptocurrency space. Be sure to visit them at www.skycoin.com or follow them on Twitter at @skycoinproject
October 07, 2020
Episode 123 - NoirCoin
I had an awesome discussion with NotAWiz4ard of the NoirCoin team. In this episode, we discussed: What's new with NoirCoin The amount of work that goes into a coin swap The difficulty in working with exchanges The extremely high fees associated with listing coins on exchanges Voting by members of the NoirCoin community on a coin swap and a new address prefix How to vote Status of NOR coins on Cryptopia
October 06, 2020
Episode 122 - Trekk
Had an awesome chat with my man Trekk. We discussed how he got into crypto, things he's working on in this space, his company, and the future of crypto as he sees it. I really enjoyed connecting with him. Make sure you follow him on Twitter and Instagram. Twitter: @SmartTrekken Instagram: @trekkencryptos Please make sure you give us a 5-Star rating on your platform of choice. Also, please support us by visiting www.5under20.com for all of your cigar purchases.
September 29, 2020
Episode 121 - Matteo Speranza
I had the best discussion with Matteo Speranza @matteocigars. In this episode we discussed: How he felt smoking his first cigar in the 90's How he started traveling to Cuba in the 90's His love and wine and food His frequent travels to Pinar Del Rio I enjoyed learning cigar culture and about Cuban cuisine from this brother of the leaf. Make sure you follow his blog at http://cubancigarsculturelifestyle.blogspot.com/ Also, be certain to support us by buying your own cigars from www.5under20.com.
September 11, 2020
Episode 120 - @NotAWiz4rd of the @NoirCoin team
I always have cerebral discussion with my friend NotAWiz4rd of the Noircoin team. In this episode we discussed: NoirCoin has opened a testnet to the community to test their segwit updates. Still in discussions with exchanges regarding a coin swap. Similarities between the Defi and ICO crazes. Use Cases for coins and tokens in the cryptocurrency space If you like this episode, please share it with your friends. Please give us a 5-Star review on your platform of choice. Please support our show by visiting www.5under20.com. The site pays all of our hosting fees and for all the equipment used to provide you content.
September 01, 2020
Episode 119 - Wolf of Bitcoins from Instagram
I had an excellent chat with the King of Meme's himself, the Wolf of Bitcoins. We talked about how he was able to build such a large following on TicToc and Instagram, his future plans to build an education platform for young people, and the future of crypto and blockchain. If you like this episode, please give it a 5-Star rating on your platform of choice. Thanks for listening!
August 28, 2020
Episode 118 - Joshua of Vaultoro
This was one of my favorite episodes. Sound money meets sound money! The Vaultoro exchange pairs BTC against Gold Bullion. It's a match made in heaven. Learn more about Vaultoro by visiting them at Vaultoro.com If you like this episode, please consider giving us a 5-Star review. It would really help us to get the word out about what we're doing.
August 14, 2020
Episode 117 - Noircoin
I had an awesome discussion with my friend NotAWiz4rd from the Noir Coin team.
August 05, 2020
Episode 116 - Andrey of Incognito.org | @IncognitoChain
I had an awesome discussion with Andrey of Incognito. In this episode, we discussed: The Hardware node that is used to secure the network A secure Incognito wallet that is prohibits prying eyes from seeing transactions The Incognito decentralized exchange PRV token If you like this episode, please give us a 5-Star review on your podcast platform of choice. Please make sure you support our show by visit our sites or using our ref links: www.5under20.com www.cigarsandcrypto.com
July 20, 2020
Episode 115 - Tom Albright of Bittrex Global
I had an awesome discussion with Tom Albright, CEO of Bittrex Global. We talked about how he got into crypto and the tools necessary to run a global organization. I hope you enjoy this episode. www.cigarsandcrypto.com www.5Under20.com
July 10, 2020
Episode 114 - Cryptoro
Cryptoro is such a laid back dude. I had an awesome discussion with him about how he got into cryptocurrency. We discussed the Bitso exchange in Mexico, the freedom of choice that cryptocurrency give to the user no matter their country of origin, and the first coins we ever purchased. I really enjoyed speaking with him about how he provides artwork for many projects in the space is the beauty of being self employed. If you like this episode, please give us a 5-star rating on your podcast platform of choice. If you would like to support the show, please consider stopping by www.5under20.com and purchasing a cigar 5-pack. You support really helps me to put out quality content. If you're not into cigars, please feel free to donate crypto.
July 02, 2020
Episode 113 - NoirCoin
As usual, I had an awesome discussion with NotAWiz4rd of the Noir Coin team. We discussed the importance of community governance. We also talked about the need for developers to volunteer to move the project forward. If you are a dev and have time, consider donating a few hours a week to the Noir Coin team. Visit them at www.noirofficial.org to learn about the project and join them on discord. If you would like to support this show, please consider giving us a 5-star review on your platform of choice. Also, please visit www.5under20.com to purchase cigars using our affiliate links. We'd appreciate it.
June 30, 2020
Episode 112 - Reuben of Zcoin
Ruben is a former attorney and a VPN service provider who got into cryptocurrency because of his customers requesting the payment method. We discuss how he found zcoin and hasn't looked back since. He gave great examples and explanations on how the technology works. We even discussed his efforts to thwart a rogue contact tracing app because of its blatant privacy intrusion.
June 23, 2020
Episode 111 - Jamar Newsome @j_newsome1911
This show would be Cigars and Crypto without the Cigars! I had an excellent conversation with my brother of the leaf, Jamar Newsome. In this episode, we discussed: How he got into smoking cigars His family background in the tobacco fields of Florida How his father mentored him when he was ready to start growing his own tobacco. How a try to La Faraona Cigars (@Lafaraonacigar1 on Twitter) in Ybor City propelled him to start rolling his own cigars Cigar culture Jamar is an awesome dude and I'm proud to call him both a friend and a brother of the leaf. Check out this episode on www.cigarsandcrypto.com If you are looking to try great cigars at a great price, make sure you visit www.5under20.com. All cigar five packs; all under $20. Stop by and visit us today.
June 19, 2020
Episode 110 - GhostSquawk Team
I had an awesome discussion with Danny and Chien of Team GhostSquawk. We talked about how they came up with the name, Chien's background in Finance, and Danny's background in Data Science. They offer technical analysis courses across all markets. You'll enjoy this episode! These guys are a lot of fun. Make sure you check them out at: @ghostsquawk on Twitter ghostsquawk.com Discord: invite.gg/ghostsquawk
June 18, 2020
Episode 109 - Chainex.io
I had an awesome chat with Ryno of Chainex.io. Ryno is a programmer. He left his job to start a programming company. While exploring open source payment solutions, he stumbled across Bitcoin. After a short stint of mining scrypt coins, He went on to co-found ShadowCash. Turned off by the negative stigma of the dark web he later went on to work on the Partcl project. After that success, he and two other members from his church, founded the Chainex Exchange in South Africa. They provide a fiat on-ramp via South African Rand. They offer distribution and accumulation orders which makes them unique in the world of exchanges. Make sure you check them out at www.chainex.io If you like episode, please consider sharing it and giving us a 5-Star review on your platform of choice. Visit us online at www.cigarsandcrypto.com
June 09, 2020
Episode 108 - @AmonUnlimited of @SDuperTrivia
I always have an awesome time talking to Amon. We discussed the Super Duper Trivia app, It's an app on IOS and Android designed to teach people about cryptocurrency. It has 900 questions and different ways to play. He has been building this entire bear market and is on the bleeding edge of bringing mass adoption to the masses. Make sure you follow him and his apps twitter page. Also, make sure you visit him online at www.superdupertrivia.com
June 04, 2020
Episode 107 - Shanique @nicoleshanique
This was a very insightful and personal episode for me. I had a great discussion with Shanique about how to got into crypto, how to transition as a Compliance Attorney for one firm into crypto, and how to get more people of color into cryptocurrencies. She is an intellectual and a true lady. I know you will love this episode as much as I did. If you like this or any episodes of the show, please share the show and give us a 5-star rating on your platform of choice. You can always catch the newest episodes of my show on my website: http://www.cigarsandcrypto.com
May 29, 2020
Episode 106 - NoirCoin
I always have the best discussion with my friend NotAWiz4rd of the Noircoin team. What starts out as a light discussion always ends up so cerebral. Thanks so much for listening to this episode. If you like this show, please give us a 5-Star rating on your podcast platform of choice. Visit us at www.cigarsandcrypto.com and visit the NoirCoin team at www.noirofficial.org
May 28, 2020
Episode 105 - Annalese and Jerome of BitsAndTokens
I had a great discussion with the dynamic duo of Bits And Tokens. They are a blockchain media company and both films and hosts blockchain related events. Make sure you follow them on Twitter at @bitandtokens, @jrome128, and @annalese_bnt. Visit them online at www.bitsandtokens.com Thank you so much for listening to this episode of Cigars and Crypto. If you like what you hear, please give us a 5-Star review on your podcast platform of choice.
May 27, 2020
Episode 104 - Bongani Cigars and @Knowcryptoshow
This is a two part episode with Kamal Moukeiber of Bongani Cigars and @knowcryptoshow from Twitter.
May 22, 2020
Episode 103 - Digital Currency Guy Team
This was another great show for the record books. I had a chance to speak with Deshawn and St. Nick of the DCG group. They have been an active trading group for over two years now. The team formed in the hopes of becoming more effective and efficient traders. The produce a monthly "Mastermind" report that is mind-blowing! They use this report to better plan trades month over month. They use specific tools to teach new members how to trade all markets. The team stresses the importance of ego less and emotionless trading. There is a full weekly calendar of sessions and events for members of the group to attend every week. Visit them online at www.digitalcurrencyguy.com or search for them on Facebook under "Start Trading". I appreciate you listening to our podcast every week. If you like this podcast, please consider using the sponsor button and donating $1 a month to the show. Also, please give us a 5-star rating on iTunes, Spotify, or your podcast platform of choice. Special thanks to the Noircoin team for your sponsorship. Visit them online at www.noirofficial.org
May 19, 2020
Episode 102- Matt Rosen of Splinterlands.io
I had a great discussion with the self-proclaimed tech nerd, Matt Rosen. He got into crypto in 2012 and in 2017 found Steem while looking in alt coins. As an early pioneer in $Steem, he started an online advertising firm. From there, he started Splinterlands. It's an online game built on the blockchain that features non-fungible tokens, or NFT's. We talked about the transition from Steem to Hive and the controversy surrounding it. Make sure you listen to this episode! If you like this show, please consider giving us a 5-star rating on your podcast platform of choice. It would go a long way to boosting our rankings. I'd also like to thank the Noir Coin team for their continued support of our show. You can visit them online at www.noirofficial.org.
May 13, 2020
Episode 101 - Ian Friend of the Ferrum Network
I had an awesome chat with Ian of the Ferrum Network. We talked about their interesting DAG project that allows currencies to brought and sold on their network cheaper than on their native networks. We also talked about new tech called "Link Drops". You'll love this episode....I know I did. Make sure you check them out at: Ferrum.network | firstkudi.com | @ferrumnetwork on Twitter
May 07, 2020
Episode 100 - Scott M. Sibley of @playshamory
I had a fantastic chat with Scott and his project, the SHAmory card game. It's a classic game of memory meets ₿TC. He got into crypto in 2018 and is an education technology specialist. You'll love this episode. I know I did. Please check him out at http://www.shamory.com and use coupon code cigars10 to get 10% off of your first order. I support small projects because I am and will always be a small project. Thank you so much for listening and supporting me. I would not have been able to make it through 100 episodes without your support and encouragement. Let's make 2020 awesome! If you like this episode or any of my shows, please consider giving me a 5-star review on your podcast platform of choice. It goes a long way to helping people finding me online. Please stop by and visit us at http://www.cigarsandcrypto.com
April 30, 2020
Episode 99 - @hameggsnsam
This was another fantastic chat! I enjoy talking to @hameggsnsam from Twitter. He is a $XRP hodler that I befriended after going to war with some other hodlers. He and I hit it off because he was so eager to teach instead of yell. In this episode we talked about the Corona Virus The dangers of hyper-partisanship What happens to crypto of the economy collapses Sound money and precious metals On-Demand Liquidity Ripple's Bank of America partnership announcement Visa's acquisition of Earthport: a user of Ripple Tech Check him out on Twitter at @hameggsnsam and on YouTube at "To the life boats" If you like this episode, please consider giving us a 5-Star review. Visit us online at www.cigarsandcrypto.com
April 23, 2020
Episode 98 - @NotAWiz4rd of the @NoirCoin team
I had an awesome discussion with my friend @notawiz4rd of the @noircoin team. We discussed the Scotch Malt Whiskey Society and cuban cigars in our casual chat. I always enjoy my discussions with him. If you like our show, please consider giving us a 5-Star rating on your platform of choice. Thanks so much for listening.
April 21, 2020
Episode 97 - @CryptoKenzie
This was definitely a fun episode. I really enjoyed my chat with @cryptoKenzie. We talked about a whole host of topics ranging from how he got into crypto, the character behind strong hands, How tether acts like the Federal Reserve, The need for end to end crypto ecosystems, How fast news travels in the crypto-sphere, the Chicken and Egg conundrum as it pertains to price and adoption, and the strength of decentralized exchanges. I'd like to send a special shout out to projects mentioned in our show and for the talented musicians who make intro and outro so hot!!! @EnkiTunes | @malachimabson | @pinkyliberachi | @bisq_network | @blockdxexchange If you liked this episode, please consider giving us a 5-Star review. You can visit us at https://www.cigarsandcrypto.com
April 10, 2020
Episode 96 - Grey Jabesi
I had an awesome discussion with Grey Jabesi. We discussed how he got into cigars, his red-pill moment, the necessity behind bitcoin, the cryptocurrency landscape in South Africa, how receptive Africans are to the concept of cryptocurrency. and his exchange. This guy is an amazing entrepreneur, and I am confident that he will be doing great things on the continent. Twitter/Instagram: @greybtc Youtube: Hard Core Crypto Podcast: Survival Skills Podcast
April 03, 2020
Episode 95 - @NoirCoin Monthly chat
I always have a blast talking to my man @notawiz4rd from the @noircoin crew. We talked about the weird shopping habits of apocalypse shoppers, Crypto and its decoupling from traditional and legacy markets, why Amazon should accept crypto, and the Corona Virus. Thank you so much for listening to my show. Your continued support keeps me going. I truly appreciate it. If you like the show, please give us a 5-Star rating on your podcast platform of choice. Special thanks to @enkitunes, @malachimabson, and @pinkyliberachi for the awesome show music. If you need intro music for your show, be sure to check them out.
March 31, 2020
Episode 94 - @AriThaPoet Part 2
This is part 2 of my cigar discussion with @AriThaPoet of @ProhibCigars. We had an awesome chat about the lithium content in Cuban soil and how it contributes to the relaxed feeling you get when smoking cigars, different ways to cleanse your palette, the differences between white and dark cigar ash, and the differences between plume and fungus. I know you'll love this episode as much as I did. Do us a favor and give this episode a 5-star review on your podcast platform of choice. We would really appreciate it.
March 24, 2020
Episode 93 - @jonfarjo of @lunarcrush
This is hands down one of my favorite discussions. I had a great chat with Jon. We discussed how he got into crypto, the many hats he wears at Lunar Crush, how Lunar Crush is a UX-driven company instead of a data-driven company, and the strength of community insight in fundamental analysis. I know you will love this episode as much as I did. If you liked this episode, please consider giving us a 5-star review on your podcast platform of choice. Please share this with your friends as well. If you have any ideas for topics or guests, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks so much!
March 19, 2020
Episode 92 - @blkmoneydotcom - Space Black
I had a great time talking to this guy. He is funny as hell and was a joy to speak with. In this episode, we discussed how he got into crypto, the stigmas around the dark-web, the importance of Fundamental Analysis, and the future of crypto as he sees it. Make sure you follow him on Twitter @blkmoneydotcom. Make sure you check this episode and all of my past episodes on CoinHQ - https://coinhq.tv/shows/cigars_and_crypto.php If you enjoy our show, please consider giving us a 5-star review on your listening platform of choice. It would be truly appreciated. You can also support the show by subscribing here: https://anchor.fm/cigarsandcrypto/support
March 16, 2020
Episode 91 - Claudiu Pana of @tribtc
I had a great chat with the Co-founder of TriBTC, Claudiu Pana. Claudiu and I discussed how he got into crypto, his tech background, and the first P2P Crypto Options Exchange, TriBTC. He is an awesome guy and I enjoyed our discussion.
March 14, 2020
Episode 90 - @AriThaPoet
This was an awesome discussion with a fantastic boutique brand cigar company, Prohibition Cigars. I spoke with Ari about how he got into cigars, his family history of tobacco farming and cigar manufacturing, what it takes to make a good cigar, and how he will be accepting crypto for cigars on his website, http://prohibitioncigars.com. I hope you check him out and buy cigars using crypto. If we don't support businesses in this space, they go away. If you enjoyed this episode, please give us a 5-Star rating on iTunes or your podcast platform of choice. Check us out at https://cigarsandcrypto.com for our specials, blog, and secret giveaways!
March 10, 2020
Episode 89 - @noircoin
I always have good discussions with my friend Not a Wizard. In this episode, we talk about Helix, BSA and AML regulations, how privacy coins are better than using tumblers, and of course Noircoin. If you liked this episode, please give us a 5-star review on your podcast platform of choice. I did a NoirCoin giveaway in this episode! If you tweet the word of the episode, I'll give you 100 $noir.
February 29, 2020
Episode 88 - @dragonwolftech
I had a great discussion with my man @dragonwolftech from Twitter. If you like the episode, please be sure to give me a 5 star review on your platform of choice.
February 29, 2020
Episode 87 - Discussion with @NSapProductions of @diviproject
I had an amazing discussion with Nick Saponaro of the Divi Project. We discussed: How he was an early investor in Ethereum Joined Divi initially as a web dev. Divi has the ability to offer IBAN's to people to reduce the friction associated with getting into crypto Divi is the home of the One-Click masternode; it can even run on a Raspberry Pi! 10,000 Divi to start a masternode and they even have Lottery Blocks @diviproject @nsapproductions
February 19, 2020
Episode 86 - Matt Case
I had a great time chatting with the wildman @matthewryancase. We talked about how he got into crypto, cbdc's, and the future of crypto. If you liked this episode, please consider giving us a 5-star rating on your podcast platform of choice. If you would like to support the show, please visit our online store and support us by purchasing swag or cigar accessories. Every little bit goes a long way! www.cigarsandcrypto.com
February 12, 2020
Episode 85 - Phil Kennedy of @kennedyfinance
Phil is an awesome guy and this was one of my favorite episodes. We had a lot of fun during this show. We discussed how he got into this space via Peter Schiff, Hard Money, the Uniqueness and utility of Litecoin, the importance of saving, supporting businesses in the crypto space like @tabanero cigars in Ybor City Florida, his eBook, Financial Judo, available at philipkennedy.com and Austrian Economics. If you enjoyed this episode, please consider giving us a 5-Star rating on your podcast platform of choice. Also, visit us online at www.cigarsandcrypto.com for additional content.
February 05, 2020
Episode 84 - Chatting with my sponsors @NoirCoin
I enjoy my discussion with Not A Wizard. He's an intellectual and really knows his stuff. In this episode with my show sponsors, @Noircoin, we discussed the book "The Bitcoin Standard" by Saifedean Ammous, the benefits of using crypto instead of cash, the Corona Virus, and the stigma around using privacy coins for private transactions and protecting your personal data. Please be certain to follow the NoirCoin team on Twitter at @noircoin, visit them online at www.noirofficial.org, and please give us a 5-star rating on your podcast platform of choice. We really do appreciate your feedback and support. Thanks so much!
February 01, 2020
Episode 83 - @BlockchainGirll
Kat is some kind of wonderful. We had an awesome discussion on her intro to crypto. She got into the space while walking the beach in Tel Aviv. Marketing and branding genius who has worked with 8 projects. We talked about her many travels around the world. (Over 60 countries and counting) We talked about her thoughts on the adoption of cryptocurrencies. Be certain to follow her on Twitter @BlockchainGirll
January 23, 2020
Episode 82 - With Kevin of the @digilitmobile team.
Kevin and I had a great discussion. We talked about the hottest new tool in crypto, the DigiLit app. It alerts you to major increases in volume for coins listed on Binance. It can help you stay ahead of trends and allow you to capitalize on the upward and downward movements of your favorite coins and tokens. It's available on Android and Apple and is totally worth the low price they charge. Full disclosure.....as cheap as I am I EVEN BOUGHT IT. It is an amazing app. Make sure you check them out on Twitter at @digilitmobile. Tell them Noir sent you!
January 21, 2020
Episode 81 - @HamEggsnSam
I had an enlightening discussion regarding XRP and Ripple with my friend, Green Eggs and Sam. In this episode we discussed how he got into crypto, a Facebook group named "Lambos Hookers and Blow", On-Demand Liquidity, and the XRP Dump meme. Special shout out to @rogerkver and Jeb MacCaleb. I want to take a moment to thank my show sponsors, NoirCoin. Your continued support makes this show so much fun. I appreciate you all so much. Check them out online at www.noirofficial.org or on Twitter at @noircoin.
January 16, 2020
Episode 80 - with Elsa Ramon @elsaramononair
This is one of my favorite show episodes. It's is so nice to connect with people in this space who have similar backgrounds. I enjoyed my discussion with Elsa. We discussed: How she got into this space Her Red Pill moment Blockchain and it's various uses in promoting freedom around the world. Special mentions to @trylolli @alexadelman and @mazacoin
January 14, 2020
Episode 79 - @CryptoCharles__
I had a very enlightening discussion with my man, @CryptoCharles__. In this episode we discussed: How he got into crypto, the pains of being a content creator, the best way to build a brand, and the importance of partnerships. Special shout out to my friends @scottmelker and @bocajoe in this episode. I also want to thank the @noircoin team for their sponsorship. Their support of my brand makes life a lot easier. Check them out at http://www.noirofficial.org or on Twitter at @noircoin.
January 12, 2020
Episode 78 - @gadikian
I had an awesome discussion with my man Jacob. We chatted about: His time in Shenzen The Tachyon Project VSystems Wrapped ₿TC and his thoughts on the future of crypto.
January 10, 2020
Episode 77 - @beemortgageapp
I had a wonderful discussion with Cynthia and Curtis Wood, the Bee Mortgage App team. In this episode we discussed: The simple but elegant design of the Bee Mortgage App Project Bootstrapping Pitching their idea at the Blockland Conference Their crowdfunding efforts on Fundopolis.com
January 07, 2020
Episode 76 - @TruthRaider
What a cool guy! I had a casual discussion with @TruthRaider in this episode. In this episode, we discussed: How he got into Crypto Veterans into cryptocurrency Invisible adoption Special shout out to the @noircoin team, @apompliano, @charlesnader, and @telcoin_team
January 07, 2020
Episode 75 - Discussion with @NotAWiz4rd of the @Noircoin team
I had an awesome discussion with @NotAWiz4rd of the @NoirCoin team. We discussed: Crypto as money Benefits of unlimited supply Community Governance The mind-set that prevents people from using crypto as money The future of the Noir Project.
December 25, 2019
Episode 74 - @roneilr
I had a great discussion with the co-founder of the Audius project, Roneil Rumburg. We discussed: A ₿TC p2p company he started in college The community-centric nature of Audius The projects 2 chains and compensation structure The future of the Audius protocol and blockchain tech
December 25, 2019
Episode 73 - @AkinSawyerr
I had an awesome discussion with Akin Sawyerr of the Decred Team. We discussed: How he got into crypto His background in building companies in Africa Decred governance and infrastructure The future of blockchain tech
December 25, 2019
Episode 72 - @Orbital_Lexicon
I had an awesome chat with my bro, Liberty Crypto. We discussed how he got into crypto, the ₿TC whitepaper and the meaning of money, the controversy around Bitfinex and Tether, and the future of Blockchain tech. Shout out to Jas Sum Kral cigars and my show sponsors NoirCoin.
December 25, 2019
Episode 71 - @XVGWhaleReal
I had an awesome chat with an awesome guy. In episode 71, we discussed: How he got into crypto Pornhub - and the financial de-platforming of artists Verge as a payment option Future of Verge and Crypto
December 25, 2019
Episode 70 - @nsantini99
I had an awesome chat with Nico Santini. We discussed: How he got into crypto His Mt. Gox story Institutional investment and his personal views of crypto from the point of view of an institutional investor The future of the blockchain space.
December 25, 2019
Episode 69 - @ShitcoinSherpa
I had a great chat with a great guy, @ShitcoinSherpa. We talked about how he got into this space, fundamental analysis, whitepapers, toxic maximalists, and a great book he was reading.
December 23, 2019
Episode 68 - @CryptoITGuy
I had an awesome discussion with my brother of the leaf and my brother in arms, CryptoTechnician. We discussed how he got into crypto, veterans in crypto, Military Token, and the future of this space.
December 23, 2019
Episode 67 - @arlynculwick
I had a mind-blowing discussion with Arlyn Culwick of @BlockDX. We had a deep discussion around decentralized exchanges and what sets Block DX apart from the rest.
December 23, 2019
Episode 66 - @jessmiketrick
I had an awesome discussion with Mike Trick. On Twitter he goes by @jessmiketrick. When I saw this guy "planting seeds", I had to reach out to him. He is a real crypto enthusiast and love spreading adoption, one seed at a time. Make sure you follow him on Twitter. I made a special shout out to the @noircoin team. I love my sponsors and am so proud that they decided to renew their sponsorship of me. It means a lot to be supported by them and the community. When you have a moment, visit https://www.noirofficial.org to join our community.
December 12, 2019
Episode 65 - @harmonylion1
I had a great chat with Mike. We discussed his background, his origin story, IdeaMarkets and a whole host of other topics. Make sure you check him out on Twitter for updates.
December 10, 2019
Episode 64 - @Atomex_official
I had an awesome discussion with the team of the decentralized exchange, @Atomex_official. We talked about atomic swaps, the importance of owning your own keys, the benefits of decentralized exchanges, future innovation, and the future of crypto. These guys are a lot of fun to chat with. Follow them on Twitter.
December 05, 2019
Episode 63 - @YCataldo and the book "Be Left Behind"
I had a really good informal discussion with Yuri about crypto, his prior businesses, and his new book "Be Left Behind". It comes out December 23rd so make sure you look for it on Amazon or on their website, https://www.beleftbehind.com
December 03, 2019
Episode 62 - NotAWiz4rd from the @NoirCoin team.
As usual, I had an awesome chat with my show sponsors, the NoirCoin team. In this episode, we talked about the importance of privacy and the protocols Noir uses to privatize transactions. We also discussed their listing on a new exchange, Finexbox! Congrats to the team for all of their hard work. I'm proud to be affiliated with your project.
November 29, 2019
Episode 61 - Amy Silverman @silverinvests
I had an awesome chat with @silverinvests. We discussed the challenges faced by the housing and real estate market, how blockchain can remedy some of those issues, and even early snow in Denver :) Thanks for chatting with me Amy and thanks for listening, everyone.
November 22, 2019
Episode 60 - @i_make_lemonade
I had an awesome discussion with @i_make_lemondade of Twitter. We discussed how she got into crypto, her thoughts on adoptions, Blockchain in the Burgh, other projects she is working on. I loved her energy and spirit and I know you will too. Thanks for listening!
November 21, 2019
Episode 59 - Discussion with Luka Kapetanic @kapetanic_ of PlayMaker Chain @PlayMakerChain
It's a blockchain solution designed to capture European Football player physical data. It's used by teams and fans to better assess the value of a player in trades and fantasy Soccer. Essentially putting sports science on Blockchain. They use Proof of Authority via Authority nodes to secure their own networks. Masternode owners can build decentralized applications on them. He made it abundantly clear that they want to build a fully functional product are not at all concerned about listings; I thought that showed real integrity. We discussed how disingenuous and scammy projects affect the wider adoption of cryptocurrencies. Be on the lookout for Luka and PlayMaker Chain in the future.
November 20, 2019
Episode 58 - Jameson Lopp
This was definitely one of the most informative and enlightening shows I have ever done. I learned more in 30 minutes then I have in hours searching on my own via the internet. You need to visit Lopp.net for more information. We chatted about Double Coincidences of Wants, his thoughts on the best approaches to adoption, and the future of cryptocurrency. Thank so much for listening and your support.
November 19, 2019
Episode 57 - Lady Anarki
I had a great chat with Lady Anarki of Twitter. We talked about her origin story, the cypherpunk, and anarchist communities, her love for this space, and where she saw the future of crypto. I enjoyed our dialog. We truly had great 2-way communication. Thanks so much for joining me.
November 18, 2019
Episode 56 - John Carvalho
I had a fantastic discussion with the CCO of Bitrefill, John Carvalho. He is an awesome guy! We discussed his origin story, what Bitrefill is, how it can help you to live on crypto and even confessions of a secret gamer. It was a great episode.
November 14, 2019
Episode 55 - The Voice
I had a fantastic discussion with my new friend The Voice from Twitter. We talked about how he got into crypto, Blocknet, Divi, Side-Chains, Atomic Swaps, and a whole lot more. Make sure you follow him on Twitter @knowcryptoshow. He's a great guy with a great voice!
November 12, 2019
Episode 54 - Alex Adelman of @trylolli
I had an awesome discussion with one of the most passionate people in this space. Alex Adelman is the CEO of Lolli. It's a ₿TC - based rewards app that rewards users for online purchases. We talked about how he got into crypto, the companies he's founded, adoption, and even some of his favorite shopping sites. This is defintely a must listen to the show. If you're interested in stacking sats, use my link below. Thanks for listening. https://lolli.com/ref/YkyLuGj5fB
November 07, 2019
Episode 53 - @cryptojobslist
I had a fantastic discussion with a motivated self-starter, Raman. We talked about his creation, Crypto Jobs List. He provides an invaluable service to both the job creator and the job seeker. I was impressed with his level of dev knowledge, drive, and not aggregating jobs from other sites. If you are seeking Crypto professionals, please visit the site and support his business.
November 05, 2019
Episode 52 - Blake with @dashfarms
I had a great chat with Blake of @dashfarms on Twitter. He's an awesome dude trying to bring the Dash currency to the oldest city in Texas. He plants the seeds of cryptocurrency by actually selling plants with Dash wallets on them. How about that for ingenuity. We also talked about disc golf?!?!? It was a must-hear episode.
October 31, 2019
Episode 51 - @NotAWiz4rd
I had an awesome chat with @NotAWiz4rd of the Noir Coin team. We discussed their transition from Proof of Work to Proof of Stake. This decision was made by the community. Their development is community-driven and all decisions and made by the community. It's an awesome project and I'm so proud to have them as my sponsors. To learn more about this fantastic community and their privacy coin Noir, visit www.noirofficial.org
October 29, 2019
Episode 50 - Discussion with @daochemist
I had a fantastic discussion with @daochemist. We talked about how he got into crypto, his upbringing in France, his roots as a mobile app developer, Zilliqa, and how he has become a dev evangelist. It's really refreshing to hear about crypto from a developer's point of view. This was a great talk and I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.
October 24, 2019
Episode 49 - Jacob Kostecki
I had an awesome discussion with Jacob Kostecki of Massive Adoption. We discussed how he got into crypto, his finance background and his latest venture, Massive Adoption. Massive Adoption is an event designed to onboard businesses and people in this space by assisting with education and identification of use-cases. It's set to kick off in Memphis, Tennessee in February of 2020. For more information, make sure you follow Jacob at @jacobkostecki on Twitter.
October 22, 2019
Episode 48 - CryptoWendyO
I had an awesome chat with @CryptoWendyO from Twitter. We discussed her origin story, her self-taught method of Technical Analysis, her travels to various meetup groups to teach TA and spread adoption, and her thoughts on the future of this space. Make sure you follow her on Twitter @cryptowendyo and also on Youtube.
October 17, 2019
Episode 47 - My chat with @IMShillGates from Twitter
This was one fun discussion. I had a blast talking to @IMShillGates from Twitter. We talked about his origin story, pitfalls in the ecosystem, Margin Trading, and his free discord group. This was definitely rugged and raw. I love this guys honesty. I found it refreshing. Make sure you check it out.
October 15, 2019
Episode 46 - Real Chain Life
I had a fantastic chat with @realchainlife. We discussed the Blockchain development climate in Kenya and East Africa, Bot and Protocol development, and Factory24. It's a must listen to episode of my show. I'm looking forward to having her back on the show.
October 10, 2019
Episode 45 - Joe Ciccolo of BitAML
I had an awesome discussion with my brother of the leaf. Joe is the King of Compliance. He heads BitAML. Their firm provides compliance services for exchanges and money service processors. We talked about how he got into this space, his thoughts on compliance, California Assembly Bill 1489, and even Cigars. We had a great talk and I learned so much!
October 08, 2019
Episode 44 - Charles Nader of Doc.com
I had a fantastic discussion with Charles Nader of Doc.com. We discussed how he got into Blockchain, Epidemiology, and the need for free medical care as a right. I love the business model involved by giving users tokens in exchange for anonymous data.
October 03, 2019
Episode 43 - Ministry of Nodes with @stephanlivera and @_k3tan
I had a fantastic discussion with Stephan Livera and Ketan Gulabdas of Ministry of Nodes. We talked about Self-Sovereignty in finance, dollar cost averaging, libertarianism, and the Ministry of Nodes. I learned so much about Austrian economics in the discussion....it was amazing. Make sure you visit them on Twitter or online at www.ministryofnodes.com.au
October 01, 2019
Episode 42 - @TheCoinBros
I had a really good chat with a really good dude. @TheCoinBros is an independent ₿TC ATM operator. We had a great discussion on how he got into crypto, how easy it is to use a ₿TC ATM, the challenges and pitfalls of being an operator, scams and scammers, and of course cigars! Look him up on CoinRadar and use his machines. If we don't support businesses in this space, they go away.
September 27, 2019
Episode 41 - ₿TC Bombshell - @btcbombshell
I had a fantastic chat with @btcbombshell of Twitter. We talked about her on-ramp story, her outreach efforts, cocktail parties, and how to secure the bag. She was a wealth of information and really shared a personal experience about how trials in the crypto space. Thanks so much for taking time to speak with me.
September 26, 2019
Episode 40 - Noir Coin
I had an awesome discussion with @NotaWiz4rd of the @noircoin team from Twitter. It's always nice to have my first official show sponsor on with me. We discussed adoption, Noir Coin, Proof of Stake, Sigma, and the next Noir Coin Giveaway.
September 23, 2019
Episode 39 - Mansa Godson
The first person I met when I found #CryptoTwitter was Godson. He was so welcoming and always willing to assist anyone who had questions. We discussed how he got into crypto, those he has helped, XRP, and his friendly back in forth with @needacoin. Thanks so much for being a cool OG and mentoring me in the beginning.
September 20, 2019
Episode 38 - @Kristen_Colwell The Expresso Maximalist
I had a great chat with Kristen. i We talked about her unique entrance to the crypto space, her marketing firm and their efforts, Nix, and massive doobies :) I really enjoyed this chat.
September 18, 2019
Episode 37 - Michelle Ray - @ragnarsmate
I had a fantastic discussion with Michelle. We talked about her experiences with both Cryptsy and Mt. Gox, how she fell in love with finance at an early age, and how her cool did encouraged her to read the Satoshi whitepaper. Most of our discussion was about adoption and why crypto to should matter to future coiners. Thanks so much for the chat Michelle. I'm looking forward to our next discussion.
September 13, 2019
Episode 36 - Kit Udemba
I had a great chat with Kit. We talked about how he got into crypto, his efforts to spread crypto adoption in Nigeria, and his thoughts about adoption on the continent. I really enjoyed talking to him and look forward to having him back on the show.
September 12, 2019
Episode 35 - Todd Butterfield - @wyckoffoncrypto
I had an awesome discussion with Todd. We chatted about Wyckoff Indicators, Elliot Wave, the future of crypto, and my favorite "fear and greed". This guy is ice cold. I told him he should change his twitter handle to cool hand Luke. You'll love this as much as I did.
September 05, 2019
Episode 34 - Andy Johnson of Nano.org
This is definitely in my top 3 favorite discussions. If you follow me on Twitter, you know that I love the Nano team. I had a great chat with Andy Johnson, the communications manager, of Nano. We talked about how he got into the space, their most recent release that got transactions down to under a second, the London meetup, and the future of crypto. I had a blast doing this. I hope you enjoy it. Follow him on Twitter @blocklettuce
September 04, 2019
Episode 33 - Fomohunt
I had a great chat with @digitallawrence and @cryptotytan of the Fomohunt team from Twitter. We talked about the platform, disrupting the Meetup app, future product upgrades and innovations, and how I'll be using it more often.
September 02, 2019
Episode 32 - Annelise Strader of BitAML
This was a fantastic episode with a wonderful lady. Annelise is a Senior Advisor with BitAML. We discussed her experience with AML and Compliance, her mention in a Coindesk article about rogue legislators on August 14th, ComplyFit, and all things crypto. Please take a moment to check it out!!!
September 01, 2019
Episode 31 - Alex Tsankov of Ethereum Classic
I had a fantastic discussion with Alex Tsankov of the Ethereum Classic team. We discussed the importance of immutability, Sha-3 and it's benefits, and even Cigars and Whiskey. You'll want to listen to this episode and learn more about ETC and where it's going. If you like the show, please drop us a few coins. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 31, 2019
Episode 30 - Bee Mortgage App
I had a great chat with Cynthia and Curtis of the Bee Mortgage App team. They are "buidling" a blockchain-based app that will totally disrupt the mortgage industry. Imagine being able to buy a house similarly to the way you buy a car on Carvana. It's coming. When it get it, it's gonna be lit. Thanks so much Cynthia and Curtis! If you like the show, please drop us a few coins. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 30, 2019
Episode 29 - @Cryptofinally
I had an awesome chat with @cryptofinally in this episode. We spoke about her appearances on Fox Business and Bloomberg. We had a heart-felt exchange about the lack of women in the space. We talked about her fantastic videos and her wonderful brand. This was a great episode. If you like the show, please drop us a few coins. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 29, 2019
Episode 28 - Amon of Digibyte Unlimited
I had a fantastic discussion with Amon of @DigibyteUN. We talked about DigiAssets, Mining Algorithms, and the fantastic videos he's made. This was definitely an awesome episode with a true lover of Digibyte. If you like the show, please drop us a few coins. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 28, 2019
Episode 27 - ChingasX @ChingasX
I had a deep chat with the homie, ChingasX. We talked about his love of charting, analytics, and sharing what he's learned with people. You can look up great crypto info on the Daily Chain. If you're on Twitter give him a follow. If you like the show, please drop us a few coins. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 27, 2019
Episode 26 - Crypto Chris Walken @cryptochrisw
This was an awesome episode with the King of crypto mining, @cryptochrisw. I learned a lot about different mining algorithms, how he chooses which coins he's interested in, spec mining, and a lot more. Make sure you lookup the Hashrate OS and his company page on Twitter, https://twitter.com/h4shr8 If you like the show, please drop us a few coins. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 23, 2019
Episode 25 - @BigGameJames36
I had a fantastic chat with my brother of the leaf about all things cigars. We also chatted about his show the Jacksonville Area, The Sports Den. We talked about his football career, his love of cigars, and even world peace. This was an awesome diversion. I tried a little something new this week. I added a news segment. Tell me if you liked it or hated it by visiting me on Twitter at @cigarsandcrypto. If you like the show, please drop us a little crypto or sponsor us. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 21, 2019
Episode 24 - Rutger from the Digibyte Awareness Team
I had a great discussion with Rutger of the Digibyte Awareness Team. The Digibyte Awareness Team is a grassroots social network that works to bring adoption of Digibyte to the masses. We talked about how the team was formed, why folks should use DGB, resources for more information, and all things Digibyte! Shout out to my friend from Twitter, @bearishbulltard. If you like the show, please drop us a few satoshi. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 14, 2019
Episode 23 - Crypto Campfire podcast crew
This was a fantastic show with the Crypto Campfire team. I had a blast discussing Bakkt, Libra, and all thing crypto. They surprised me with a question about Penguins and Cowboy hats?!?!?! It was a great show! If you like the show, please drop us a few satoshi. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 09, 2019
Episode 22 - Arlyn Culwick
Wow.....what an awesome conversation with Arlyn Culwick, the Co-Founder of Blocknet. I learned so much about interoperability protocols, the four core functions of decentralized exchanges, Scaling solutions, and future of decentralized finance. This was one of the most cerebral discussion I have ever had with someone in this space. If you like the show, please drop us a few satoshi. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 07, 2019
Episode 21 - @Cryptowenwilson of Twitter
This was a great chat with Crypto Owen Wilson of Twitter. We discussed his story, how he got into crypto, a rekt story, and his thoughts on the future of this space. I look forward to having him back on the show. If you like the show, please drop us a few satoshi. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
August 02, 2019
Episode 20 - Discussion with the members of the Rekt Podcast
This was an awesome discussion with the members of the @rekt_podcast. I had such a good time with Chamber, Bunchu, and Cynthia. You'll be laughing the entire episode. If you like the show, please drop us a few satoshi. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
July 31, 2019
Episode 19 - Nathan Hauk
I had a great discussion with my friend Nathan. We discussed the Integrity project he is hosting in Las Vegas. We talked about the need for truly humble people in the blockchain space and how no one individual is has all of the right answers. We discussed his possible future projects and his predictions for the future of crypto. If you like the show, please drop us a few satoshi. Every little bit goes a long long way. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
July 26, 2019
Episode 18 - APCynic of Crypto
AP is working on a game-changing crypto platform named Abacus Prime. All of the tools a trader would need will be in this application....and on steroids. We also discussed the future of crypto and the tokenization of assets in the future. Please donate to our podcast. I'd like to bring you more content more frequently. Your donations would really help. BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
July 25, 2019
Episode 17 - Brian Hoffman
This was a fantastic interview with the Project Lead of one of my favorite crypto projects. Openbazaar. Openbazaar is a zero-fee marketplace where you buy and sell all kinds of things with cryptocurrency. Brian and I talked about the platform, OB1, and the future mobile app. If you like what you hear, please follow/like/subscribe to our show. If there is a topic you want to hear discussed, shoot me a message. Please donate so we can keep the content flowing! BTC: 3KkzM21iQG3jayUnPaiAgDemhEL5QMUYCC LTC: MDaQSj3TX3jLnGupf4927CEXRi1ywBgGPN DGB: DF2sdYQqL4vFoZWG9HhZDw7QKayksgfD3F Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
July 24, 2019
Episode 16 - @bitcoinzay
I had a great interview with the author of Bitcoin and Black America, Isaiah Jackson. We had a great discussion about his motivation to write the book and all of his other projects. It's a must listen to. Please donate to our podcast. We would greatly appreciate it. BTC: 3ATQUtsRLnD553sywX2psvgkvQstFMovuw
July 19, 2019
Episode 15 - Interview with David D'April
I had a fantastic discussion with my brother of the leaf David D'April from Twitter. We had a great discussion on our favorite Cuban cigars, the future of crypto as a whole, and BeatzCoin. Check out our interview. Links for the topics can be found below. Please donate to our show. The cigar of the episode was the CAO Session. Pick up your CAO sampler from Famous Smoke by clicking here. Beatzcoin.io BTC: 3ATQUtsRLnD553sywX2psvgkvQstFMovuw ETH: 0x04CBeD84F7669C294935D8C14046A9b2456D70BE LTC: MNft92UGAvjhLS6BpFiQTzBKcwsq6i66L8 DGB: DEHS48tLhf5LKJxp6kaG62aftE5DrqXRaU Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
July 17, 2019
Episode 14 - Jonny Litecoin from Twitter @jonnylitecoin
I had an awesome discussion with Jon. We talked about Double Spends, Charge backs, Cash reserves, credit card transaction fees, and a great place to get liquor with Bitcoin! Want to know where, you'll have to listen to the whole episode. Tips are greatly appreciated: BTC: 3ATQUtsRLnD553sywX2psvgkvQstFMovuw ETH: 0x04CBeD84F7669C294935D8C14046A9b2456D70BE LTC: MNft92UGAvjhLS6BpFiQTzBKcwsq6i66L8 DGB: DEHS48tLhf5LKJxp6kaG62aftE5DrqXRaU Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
July 11, 2019
Episode 12 - James Burden of the Veil Project
Had a great discussion with James Burden of the Veil Project. We discussed privacy coins, Ring CT, GPU Mining, and all of the hard work the team is putting into the project. You can find them at www.veil-project.com. The cigar of this episode was the Tabernacle Toro by Foundation Cigars. Interested in trying them, click here to buy your 5-pack today. This podcast is a labor of love. Any donations to our future success would be greatly appreciated. We accept: $BTC, $LTC, $Nano, $DGB, and $ETH BTC: 3ATQUtsRLnD553sywX2psvgkvQstFMovuw ETH: 0x04CBeD84F7669C294935D8C14046A9b2456D70BE LTC: MNft92UGAvjhLS6BpFiQTzBKcwsq6i66L8 DGB: DEHS48tLhf5LKJxp6kaG62aftE5DrqXRaU Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
July 09, 2019
Episode 13 - @imBagsy
Discussion on how we got into the space, mining, privacy coins and how our protecting our privacy will be a huge hurdle and responsibility. He is a genuinely humble guy and extremely knowledgeable about this space. BTC: 3ATQUtsRLnD553sywX2psvgkvQstFMovuw ETH: 0x04CBeD84F7669C294935D8C14046A9b2456D70BE LTC: MNft92UGAvjhLS6BpFiQTzBKcwsq6i66L8 DGB: DEHS48tLhf5LKJxp6kaG62aftE5DrqXRaU Nano: xrb_37a5w9xahhtfgcmbxjdmzwd9eyrtu9naa6abf7iqyisjtzuhssix3s8bk5ht
July 09, 2019
Episode 11 - @Felty256
I had a great chat with @Felty256 of Twitter on his current projects, the state of cryptocurrencies today, where he thinks crypto is going in the future, and other thoughts. Check out his browser-based miner at www.viyden.com. The Cigar for this episode was the Plasencia Trinidad Esteli in the Toro Vitola. If you're interested in trying them, click my here to buy your 5-pack today. Special thanks for @MalachiMabson and @Pinkyliberachi for the great intro and outro music. If you ever need good musicians, please visit them on Twitter and book them today!
July 06, 2019
Episode 3 - Think and Grow Rich. Emotionless trading principles.
I discussed one of my favorite books in this episode. Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill. The cigar of this episode was the Cohiba Red Dot Grande Lonsdale. Grab your box by clicking here.
July 05, 2019
Episode 4 - A quick reminder to learn as much as you can
I did this episode in December of 2018. It was a quick reminder to folks to take the time to learn and accumulate during bear markets. The cigar of this episode of the Herrera Estelli Miami edition by Drew Estate cigars. Pick your 5-pack by clicking here.
July 05, 2019
Episode 6 - Crypto News and events of the day
This is very early in my casting career. I wanted to try scripted news and events. Needless to say, I never tried that again :) I talked about Bakkt, EOS, and Tron. The cigar of this episode was Hoyo De Motterey No. 2 Cuban.
July 05, 2019
Episode 7 - Marc Kenigsberg of Coin Janitor
I learned a lot about this amazing project to Marc. He's a really good guy who believes in ridding the eco-system of garbage coins. The cigar of this episode is the Undercrown Sun Grown by Drew Estates. Grab your 5-pack today by clicking here.
July 05, 2019
Episode 8 - @Shorthebanks from Twitter
I had an excellent discussion with this young man. He has started his own brand based on "Shorting the Banks". He had a great following on Twitter and even sell merchandise. Full disclosure....I'm one of his customers. The cigar for this episode was the Undercrown Maduro by Drew Estates. Click here to get a great deal on a 5 pack.
July 04, 2019
Episode 10 - Yanko Maceda of Tabanero Cigar Company in Ybor City
I had a discussion with Yanko on how he got into the cigar industry, what he thinks about the future of the industry, and why he began accepting cryptocurrency. It was a great discussion. The cigar of this episode was the Big Daddy by the Tabanero Cigar Company.
July 04, 2019
Episode 9 - Drew Griffin
I had a great time interviewing Drew Griffin. We talked about everything cryptocurrency. The cigar for this episode was the Neanderthal by Roma Craft Tobacco. Grab a box of 10 today by clicking here.
July 04, 2019