Fear Of A Craft Beer Planet is a craft beer podcast for music fans. Using their expertise in beer and music, these three lifelong friends Jay Rose, Rob Forczek, & James “Richard” Rabic bring brewers and beers to every episode, while providing insider knowledge on the exploding craft beer industry. The podcast is a part of the Osiris Media Network which is a national network that partners with JamBase.com. The show works because Richard is a beer novice while Jay Rose and Rob have seen the craft beer business grow up and become what it is today. They approach the show in the same way they would approach improvising on stage as musicians; not much planning and minimal actual “show prep.” It’s a free-wheeling conversation about beer, the business of beer, and the parallels between the beer business and the music business. Beers are consumed and discussed, stories are told, and hopefully lessons are learned. Hopefully....
As we sat down to get started, we received a few texts from guests saying they couldn't make it on because they were too busy at their booths. So with zero game plan and zero scheduled guests, we cracked the mics and went for it. What happened next is basically a microcosm of how our podcast works. We ended up with a SLEW of guests from the beginning straight through to the end. If you didn't know better you'd think we planned this, but we did not. That's just how it all works and we're cool with that.
Here's who came on:
Julia Mayer- Cellar Technician for Stone Brewing
Scott Cronick - Radio Host and Owner of The Tennessee Beer Hall in Atlantic City
Paul Brown - Head of Spotlight Marketing Solutions LLC and all around force of nature
John Couchoud - South Jersey Beer Scene Podcast
Jake Glassey - Atlantic Coast Productions