December 27, 2019
Welcome to RV13. We dissect our episodes with the young whippersnapper Jimmy McKeown- Australian Master Distiller of the Year, trail running with Melina Mellino and passion & poetry with Chris Huet.
We also talk Ben’s work of art in the Australian War Memorial.
Listener feedback is in here too. And some wider Season 2 announcements for 2020.
And we finish off with our suggested reading list. Pick up a book and do some reading!
1:30 Jimmy McKeown. Australian Master Distiller of the Year. Modesty and humilty
3:00 Genesis of the Whippersnapper logo
7:50 Melina Mellino …. And about being the energy in the room
11:00 Silent Sundays
13:05 Toe shoes, lycra, Lululemon, singlet, visors and covering up
14:40 Chris Huet, precision and passion….. through poetry
17:50 Strength in words
19:00 Is poetry for me?
20:50 Southern Comfort in Woolsheds
23:10 Ben’s challenge to Tim for 2020
23:46 About a challenge and grinding away
25:48 Ben’s Highly Commended Artwork in the Australian War Memorial…. We talk about where it is and how it came about
28:10 What inspired Ben’s painting in the War Memorial
30:02 The Unforgiving60 Playlist! How did it come about?
32:25 Listener feedback and comments
34:33 Feedback on ‘Piss taking’
35:40 Questions from Zagreb, Croatia. And someone is indeed reading the show notes!
37:20 A note from Wandering Distillery
37:47 Feedback from Kirsty. A request to discuss our favourite books.
38:50 The start of Ben and Tim’s Recommended Reading List……
Music as always by The Externals. Find out more about The Externals on Spotify
The Unforgiving60 Playlist also available for free on Spotify. A collection of power songs: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7cjO1k0evBeP2nFxX83Akp?si=Ths0BS7mTaqAsEBXSxVzzg