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BPC - Episode 156 - Blind Pigs take a welcoming Backstep

Lurking in the depths of the old Monon Hotel in Crawfordsville, Indiana is a very young, and new Pig favorite, high end craft brewery, Backstep Brewing Company.  A place already rich with history now has a new community hot spot to make some history of their own.   Walking into Backstep you immedi. . . read more Fri, 13 Jul 2018 19:30:34 +0000

BPC - Episode 155 - Taint Dragon

Taint Dragon Pauly G., Tex Mex, and straight outta the Pig Pen, Griswold, take over the mics for a night of Trivia at the Broad Ripple Brew Pub.  The monthly trivia night hosted by BRBP’s GM, Billy Hannan, has become a big, and entertaining, success so the Pigs were more than willing to send a te. . . read more Fri, 06 Jul 2018 19:13:15 +0000

BPC - One From The Vault - Robot Feet

BPC - One From The Vault - Robot Feet Here’s an “after hours” show that slipped through the cracks. Back in the very early days before better sound quality and professionalism, the original three Pigs had one (or two) too many and decided to keep the mics hot. Long after the show ended and aft. . . read more Fri, 29 Jun 2018 18:44:18 +0000

BPC - Episode 154 - Who wants a MILF Stout?

Jordan, Pauly G and Tex-Mex return to Four Day Ray Brewing in Fishers and bring on a favorite, Brian Graham.  We revisit some topics from our day at Rock the Junction, their summer Break Series and FDR’s charity work like Tapped for a cause Tuesdays.    We sample some the current stock of relea. . . read more Fri, 22 Jun 2018 20:24:52 +0000

BPC - Episode 153 - Pigs & Founders at Tippy’s Two (Premium)

Pigs & Founders at Tippy’s Two (Premium) The tap takeover night was going to well to call it quits with Founders Brewing Co.’s Adam Lepper and Tippy’s owner, Sheila Jimenez, so the boys hung out for another power hour of laughs and more Founders brews to keep the party going.  A few local hom. . . read more Fri, 15 Jun 2018 20:56:32 +0000

BPC - Episode 152 - Blood, Sweat, & Beers

The Pigs were delighted to cover the 1st annual Blood, Sweat, & Beers hosted by the fine folks of Round Town Brewery and Indiana On Tap on a beautiful afternoon in Indianapolis to celebrate Cinco de Mayo.  Mackenzie Schenk, owner of Round Town, sat down to start the show and explain her thought pro. . . read more Fri, 08 Jun 2018 19:09:09 +0000

BPC - Episode 151 - Rock The Junction 2018

The pigs take on Westfield at the 3rd annual Rock the Junction (A beer fest that’s all about local charity) sponsored by none other than Grand Junction Brewing.  Jordan, Doug Fresh, Pauline G, and Tex Mex along with their security guard Griswold try beer from many breweries along with some specia. . . read more Fri, 01 Jun 2018 19:37:37 +0000

BPC - Episode 150 - One Well Brewing After Hours

United in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the boys, Pauly G., Warren Kluck, Dougy Fresh, Ryan, Carol (Matt Patricia) Guzman, Jerry Huener, and Ernie, get buzzed up on some savory brews from One Well and discuss some of the most important topics challenging our Nation today.  Just kidding, it’s just beer tal. . . read more Fri, 25 May 2018 17:00:42 +0000

BPC - Episode 149 - High on Founders at Tippy’s

Owner and operator of Tippy’s, Sheila Jimenez, invited the Pigs into her place once again for brews and laughs, this time fueled by some glorious craft beer from Founders Brewing Co.  Sales Rep, Adam, Barry White, Lepper, brought the good time with a plethora of groovy brews including, Rubaeus, S. . . read more Fri, 18 May 2018 19:19:22 +0000

BPC - Episode 148 - Go-To Beers and Trey Deuce on a Boat

This is a roller coaster ride of an episode.  The boys return to Alleys Alehouse to hang out and talk about their 1st times (with beer), their go to beers and their developing palates.  Paulie G, Tex Mex, and Jordan round out the Pig crew on this one.  We are joined by special guest the elusive A. . . read more Fri, 11 May 2018 18:41:13 +0000

BPC - Episode 147 - Brews Theatre

Brews Theatre Enjoy a look back with one from the vault.  Recorded shortly after Super Bowl 50, one of the most boring bowls of all time, an agitated Dougy Fresh, Jordan, and Cowboy talk beer and movies.  Or at least attempted to talk about beer and movies before it turned into a “What gri. . . read more Fri, 27 Apr 2018 19:44:38 +0000

BPC - Episode 146 - King Jerry

It was a cold night in April and the boys decided to seek shelter in a quaint little tap room down in the city.  As we walked in we noticed the wooden furniture gave this place a warm and cozy feeling.  We looked around to see chalk boards that were decorated so well they looked like they belonged. . . read more Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:11:07 +0000

BPC - Episode 145 - One Well Brewing – Fat Man Tears

One Well Brewing – Fat Man Tears Dougy Fresh, Pauly G. and Kluck spent an amazing afternoon with good friends and an abundance of beer at One Well Brewing in Kalamazoo, Michigan.  Other friends making the voyage, Ryan Douglas, Jerry Huener, and Ernie sat with One Well’s, Carlos Guzman, for a da. . . read more Fri, 13 Apr 2018 19:23:47 +0000

BPC - Episode 144 - Juicy Beer (The Deuce & Fresh Love Affair)

Part two of the recent Jordan Kitchen series was a dark beer and laugh fest with Pauly G., Dougy Fresh, Jordan, and friends, Griswold and local comedian, Trey Deuce and his lovely wife.   It’s typical for the Pigs to derail quickly . . . but we never even made it on the tracks on this one.   Lot. . . read more Fri, 06 Apr 2018 20:28:00 +0000

BPC - Episode 143 - Kitchen Shenanigans Part 1

In this episode the boys return to their roots and record a good old-fashioned home recorded show with lots of beer sampling and crude humor. Dougy Fresh, Paulie G and Jordan are joined by Security Griswold and the one and only Trey Deuce to discuss some good and not so good brews from Green Flash,. . . read more Fri, 30 Mar 2018 20:19:48 +0000

BPC - Episode 142 - Savor Lebanon

Let us take you on a journey.  A journey back in time, to the year 1994 when Brendan had flowing lochs and was headbanging to his favorite 70’s metal bands, Pat had brown hair and was wearing his signature shell necklace, and Jordan actually had hair.  Wait!  It’s not the 90s it is Savor Leba. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 19:08:28 +0000

BPC - Episode 141 - Pies and Pints 2018

The 3rd annual Pies and Pints has come and gone and once again left us wanting more. So many tasty brews and pies filled the room at the Ivy Tech Community College Culinary and Conference Center along with jhhugames and music from DJ Kyle Long.  Pauly G., Dougy Fresh, and Jordan enjoyed spent an. . . read more Fri, 16 Mar 2018 19:35:04 +0000

BPC - Episode 140 - Buck Nasty Size It (Kettle Top Brewhouse)

BPC - Episode 140 - Buck Nasty Size It (Kettle Top Brewhouse) “On a long and lonesome highway East of Omaha“ Wait! There is no Bob Seger in this episode, but we sure do miss our cowboy, just like Kinky Kelly missed his Donkey. In this episode the boys travel to Anderson to meet with Kyle Buck, a. . . read more Fri, 09 Mar 2018 19:22:57 +0000

BPC - Epsiode 139 Two at the Ewe, Steve’s Used Boxers Porter

Part two of our series from the Crooked Ewe Brewery & Ale House in South Bend, IN with Pauly G., Dougy Fresh, Warren, owner- Sean Meehan, Chef- Alain Michel Helfrich, and friends, Melissa, Kendall Smith, Jerry Huener, Wesley August, and Ryan Douglas.   We dig deeper into the craft goodness of the E. . . read more Fri, 02 Mar 2018 21:05:16 +0000

BPC - Episode 138 - Grand Junction Brewing Co.

This episode finds the boys of the Blind Pigs returning to the town of Westfield to drink some beer at a fan favorite brewery, Grand Junction. Paulie G and Hunter lead the way with the help of Griswold, special guests Mike Hofferman and Jon Knight of Grand Junction round out this motley crew for a f. . . read more Fri, 23 Feb 2018 21:08:18 +0000

BPC - Episode 137 - Pints at Primanti's

So, the boys travel to Pittsburgh to check out the world famous Primanti Brothers.   Well not really Pittsburgh but Noblesville is close.  Hunter, Tex-Mex, Jordan, and Griswold are Joined by FDR’s own Brian and Mitch!   We get to sample some amazing food and drink some great FDR Air Raid beer. . . read more Sat, 17 Feb 2018 15:50:43 +0000

BPC - Episode 136 - Tipsy at Tippy’s

Tipsy at Tippy’s Pauly G. and Dougy Fresh get nutty (it will make sense when you listen) at the newly located Tippy’s in Winamac, IN.  Still serving their great, well known, pizza and wings, Tippy’s now has a full bar with a variety of domestic and craft brews on tap.  Co-hosting for the eve. . . read more Fri, 09 Feb 2018 22:15:28 +0000

BPC - Episode 135 - It's not the size of the frame, it's what you build around it

Blind Pig Confessions is geared towards a 21 and older audience, explicit lyrics and good fun humor contained within. In this Episode Paulie G, Jordan, Tex Mex, and Griswold sit down with Brian and Dave of Quack Daddy’s Donuts and explore the world of Beer Pairings. We pair up some Evil Czech Bigs. . . read more Fri, 02 Feb 2018 20:07:56 +0000

BPC - Special Release - Beer School and Open Stage

The boys of the Blind Pig Confessions are excited to do this special release show. We are back at Alley’s Alehouse on a very special night. The kick off to the 2018 Beer School Season, and Niko’s open stage on its new night immediately following beer school. Tex Mex, Jordan, and Griswold sit dow. . . read more Wed, 31 Jan 2018 22:12:44 +0000

BPC - Episode 134 - Crooked Ewe - Whampass

The Pigs share an elegant evening of brews and humorous conversation with Owner, Sean Meehan, and Executive Chef Alain Michel, of the Crooked Ewe Brewery and Ale House. Resting on the shores of the St. Joe River in South Bend, Indiana is one of the utmost sought after places to enjoy a relaxing craf. . . read more Fri, 26 Jan 2018 21:56:55 +0000

BPC - Episode 133 - Black Circle Brewing Co.

The boys travel to So-Bro to a great little Nano-Brewery called Black Circle. Papa Smurf and Jordan run the show with Griswold and Owner Jesse Rice. This is a fantastic place if you are into 80's & 90's Nostalgia, or are a Vinyl, Rock, Hair Band Heavy Metal Fan. They have a great stage with local ac. . . read more Fri, 19 Jan 2018 20:10:27 +0000

BPC - Episode 132 - New Corner Brewing

Papa Smurf, Tex Mex and Jordan travel to a land far away called Muncie where we find a hidden little gem known as New Corner Brewing. As we walk through the office and head to "what's behind the next door" it feels as though we are transported back in time to a true speakeasy. We sit down with the O. . . read more Fri, 12 Jan 2018 21:15:32 +0000

BPC - Episode 131 - Whitestown Brew Fest 2017

A slightly hung-over group of Pigs (thanks to Eddy’s Sports Pub, Kevin Fertig, and carbombs) settled in for a glorious day of craft beer, wine, and live music from Rock Island and Duke Tumatoe at the 3rd Annual Whitestown Brew Fest, hosted by Indiana On Tap. We can’t thank Sarah Burns enough for. . . read more Fri, 05 Jan 2018 21:06:59 +0000

BPC – Episode 130 – If at First You Don’t Succeed Try, Try a Gin…or Vodka

BPC – Episode 130 – If at First You Don’t Succeed Try, Try a Gin…or Vodka The boys return to their home away from home, Alley’s Alehouse.  Cowboy, Tex-Mex, Papa Smurf and Jordan sit down with the owner/operators of Mogul Distillery, James Jones and Anthony Joseph, and discuss all things s. . . read more Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:28:24 +0000

BPC - Episode 129 - MoonTown Brewing Company

So the boys journey over to Whitestown to hit Moontown Brewing company. Jordan , Papa Smurf, and Tex Mex are onsite with special guest Dr. John. The Mattingly family welcomes us with open arms and plenty of beer. We FINALLY get to see and learn about this family brewing trio, and their vision for th. . . read more Fri, 01 Dec 2017 19:55:36 +0000

BPC - Episode 128 - New Day Craft - The Need for Mead...and Cider

This is a must listen episode right here. We apologize for this one going a little over our normal time, but we became enthralled with being introduced to a new line of adult beverages for us. MEAD! Jordan, Papa Smurf, Griswold and Tex-Mex join the Masterminds of New Day Craft, Tia and Brett at thei. . . read more Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:28:32 +0000

BPC - Episode 127 - Kammy’s Kause, The Lost Tape

Outside the Green Room, we also did a little recording out in the crowd at the party level. Greg Jones of Whoa!Tiger jumps on the air to tell us about Tiger news and some of his solo projects as well, as Roberto relives some of his glory days. And we get up close with one of the city’s best artist. . . read more Fri, 10 Nov 2017 20:06:19 +0000

BPC - Episode 126 - Eight One Two Farms

Hunter, Tex Mex, Jordan, and Papa Smurf are joined by the Gentlemen of Eight One Two Farms. We are kept safe by our security guard Griswold and stalked by our buddy John! Tune in and hear us discuss hop farming, Quaff On, and much more on this power packed episode. What is purple, has a large vein a. . . read more Fri, 03 Nov 2017 21:18:48 +0000

BPC - Episode 125 - Hops and Hertz Part II, Booger Lips

Event sponsor, Benjamin Cannon, of Spark Joy Music kicks off Part II of this special episode from the Hops & Hertz Festival at the Fountain Square Brewery.  Ben works his way through the details of this incredible, inaugural, live music and craft beer festival dedicated to discovering great city t. . . read more Fri, 27 Oct 2017 20:08:40 +0000

BPC - Episode 124 - FDR and Brian's Cans

The boys join owner Brian Graham at Four Day Ray Brewing in Fishers. We have a discussion around many different brews and brewing styles. Did you know in 2008 Michelob Ultra tried to do some craft flavors? Pat is obsessed with his new found love of these beers. We discuss spritzers and margaritas, a. . . read more Fri, 20 Oct 2017 19:16:25 +0000

BPC - Episode 123 - Truck Nuts (or, Did You Record that Whole Pink Floyd Thing?)

  The Crew:  Our gracious host for the day, Ryan Douglas; Brendan(Douglas Fresh) Douglas; Patrick(Pauly G.) Hall; Jeremy Nicely; Rick Greenless; and one slightly toasted, Warren Kluck Where to begin on this one?  This was Part Three of an afternoon in South Bend, Indiana on the weekend we intro. . . read more Fri, 13 Oct 2017 18:44:26 +0000

BPC - Episode 122 - Acapella At Alley's Alehouse

The boys return to their home away from home Alley’s Alehouse for a discussion about all things autumn related. We are heading into the fall season and we discuss (the best holiday of the year) Halloween, Pumpkin Beers, TV Premieres and much more. Jordan, Cowboy, Papa Smurf, Hunter and Tex-Mex rou. . . read more Fri, 06 Oct 2017 20:45:04 +0000

BPC - Episode 121 - Kammy's Kause 2017

We had the special pleasure of being invited to coved Kammy's Kause this year on it's opening night.  We couldn't have been more humbled being part of this incredibly annual two day live music event for such a great cause.  We had a blast from moment we stepped into the American Legion park and it. . . read more Fri, 29 Sep 2017 21:36:32 +0000

BPC - Episode 120 - Backyard Shenanigans

BPC - Episode 120 - Backyard Shenanigans The boys decided to go back to their roots and do a home show that turns into some serious backyard shenanigans.Paulie G, Jordan, Hunter and Roberto show up for the pigs and then we are joined by our pig pen brethren; The Riley, Griswold, and Dr. John. We rev. . . read more Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:22:47 +0000

BPC - Episode 119 - I Don't Wanna Be a Pirate

Dougy Fresh, Pauly G, and the freshest Pig, Warren, continue their round table beer reviews with friends, Jeremy Nicely, Ryan Douglas, and Rick Greenless on a sunny afternoon in South Bend, Indiana.   We pick up this one about an hour into the debacle with a riveting discussions on beer and music e. . . read more Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:10:47 +0000

BPC - Episode 117 - Jockey Box Hero Part Hung

BPC - Episode 117 - Jockey Box Hero Part Hung We had the utmost pleasure covering Indiana On Tap’s inaugural Jockey Box Hero at The Hatch in Broad Ripple a few weeks ago.   It was the perfect day for craft beer and karaoke…behind a live band!   A special occasion is certain way as our very own. . . read more Fri, 01 Sep 2017 19:11:23 +0000

BPC - Episode 116 - Redemption Alewerks - Wings and Wangs

The boys Sit down with Josh and King Dan (2 x reigning champ of Indy’s next hop model) to talk beer and food at Redemption ale works. This episode is chocked full of beer talk and some great Dan jokes. We go from Wing and Wang’s, to Domain Names and everything in between. Tune in to learn about. . . read more Fri, 25 Aug 2017 19:36:40 +0000

BPC - Episode 115 - Rock the Junction Part Two - Dick Bacon

Part two of our rockin' day at the annual, outdoor, live music and craft beer festival at the Grand Junction Brewing Co. beings with our good buddy Justin of Indiana On Tap, the sponsors of day's festivities.  These guys know how to put on a grand scale show.  We talk a little of what's going o. . . read more Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:50:19 +0000

BCP - Episode 114 - I'm Not Steve Bannon

We recently announced the newest Pig, Warren Kluck, and although he's been on a few shows, tonight is our first Blind Pig South Bend edition with Dougy Fresh, Pauly G, Cowboy, and Mr. Warren Kluck.  We were joined by good friends, the host for the evening, Ryan Douglas (Dougy's big bro), Jeremy Nic. . . read more Fri, 11 Aug 2017 21:08:11 +0000

BPC - Episode 113 - Hops & Hertz Part One, Where's Ben Cannon?

The Pigs hit the airwaves to sponsor and cover a fantastic live music and craft beer festival at Fountain Square Brewery, the second of five Discovery Music events sponsored by Spark Joy Music and Musical Family Tree. Non stop, high energy talent hit the stages at noon and didn’t stop till after m. . . read more Fri, 04 Aug 2017 21:23:07 +0000

BPC - Episode 112 - Rock the Junction

Grand Junction Brewing Co. doesn’t just make great beer, they know how to throw one hell of a party.  They teamed up with those crazy kids from Indiana on Tap for a special summer throw down.  The Pigs were pleased to be a part of this amazing outdoor craft beer and live music festival.  A m. . . read more Fri, 28 Jul 2017 20:58:10 +0000

BPC - Episode 111 - Beer, Construction, and Racing

In this episode the boys return to Alley's Alehouse​and bring on Special Guest Bill Bolander​ of BHR construction. He talks about his construction business along with his impressive Cans (or collection of). We sample some beer from Elysian Brewing,​ their super fuzz, Taxman Brewing Company​. . . read more Sat, 22 Jul 2017 17:51:52 +0000

BPC - Episode 110 - Indy In-Tune's Radiothon 2017 Part II

We begin Part II of Radiothon 2017 at Alley's Alehouse with a pleasant interruption but always appreciated visit from Mr. Jerry Connor of The Bier Brewery.  Jerry joins the conversation with Fountain Square's Luke Nelson as we dig into craft beer, the woes of canning, and a little cans vs. bott. . . read more Fri, 14 Jul 2017 20:21:08 +0000

Wrestling, Whiskey, and Wieners 

This is a special Xmas in July,  Balls Out, episode not for those with sensitive ears.   The “Explicit” light went on early in this one. . . and never went out.   What happens when WWE’s Kevin Thorn stops by to have a few brews with the Pigs at Alley’s Alehouse?  Lots of fun and chao. . . read more Fri, 07 Jul 2017 19:24:21 +0000

BPC - Episode 108 - Radiothon 2017

The Pigs were honored to cover Indy In-Tune’s fifth annual Spring Radiothon, this year in support of Joy's House and the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Indiana with a goal of bringing music to those living with Alzheimer's.   It was a perfect day whether you wanted to chill to the acoustic a. . . read more Fri, 30 Jun 2017 19:42:15 +0000

BPC - Episode 107 - Death & Taxes(Part 1) A Shameless Plug is Better than a Hair Plug

Tax Day can be one of the most dreadful days of the year. . . unless you're lucky enough to be at Taxman Brewery's annual Death & Taxes Day Craft Beer Festival. We were lucky enough to cover this years event and it was a drunken delight. As old and new fans swarmed our tent to get on air, one new fa. . . read more Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:58:33 +0000

BPC 106 - SQ1RL5

Our favorite Dead Squirrels, Jim and Donny, stop by Alley's Alehouse to tell the boys about their upcoming, fifth album, SQ1RL5.  Squirrel fans will not be disappointed and will quickly notice the deeper riffs, (with the help new drummer, Rocky Rodriquez) and some of the best song writing to date. . . read more Thu, 15 Jun 2017 22:01:01 +0000

BPC - 105 - Round Town Brewery

Dougy Fresh & Pauly G get beer schooled at Round Town Brewery by their quiet man, Eric Fear, and owners Jerry Sutherlin and Mackenzie Schenk.  Local comedian, Mr. Jeremy Brown, joins the Pigs to help derail the conversation.  Although Round Town has only been open for a little over six months, the. . . read more Fri, 09 Jun 2017 20:29:33 +0000

BPC - Episode 104 - The Rodcast

The feast was on this week at Alley's Alehouse as we had a special visit from the GM, Jack Vermillion, and the culinary King, Chef Rod. Jack gives us the goods on what's going on this summer at Pinheads Entertainment Center and Alley's Alehouse which includes the upcoming wine dinner with delights f. . . read more Fri, 02 Jun 2017 20:00:52 +0000

BPC - Episode 103 - Blind Beer Debacle at Four Day Ray

Always the gentleman, Mr. Brian Graham invited the Pigs back to his Four Day Ray Brewing home for an interesting evening of old school, blind beer tasting. Joining in on the lively evening is local comedian, Jeremy Brown.  The gang goes back to early pre-craft drinking roots for some blind taste te. . . read more Fri, 26 May 2017 18:02:57 +0000

BPC - Episode 102 - Indiana's Next Hop Model 2107

What a treat is was to be invited back once again to cover Indiana's Next Hop Model hosted by Indiana On Tap and Nuvo.  Another solid evening of beautiful brews and brewery models. but Dan Gohr of Redemption Alewerks once again stole the show and kept hold of his crown.  And hopefully all who m. . . read more Fri, 19 May 2017 18:01:34 +0000

BPC - Episode 101 - Twisted at Indiana Whiskey Company

A bit of sadness goes along with the release of this special show at the Indiana Whiskey Company in South Bend, IN.  This episode is the 2nd half of our day spent with the Indiana Whiskers and Whiskey winner, Mr. Josh Lakins of Twisted Crew Brewing Company.  Unfortunately, since our visit, Twiste. . . read more Fri, 12 May 2017 20:31:34 +0000

BPC - Episode 100 - The Pig Pen gets loose at the 2nd Annual Indy Pies and Pints

As the boys, D Fresh, Cowboy, Pauly G, and Jordan were on their road trip to Memphis, Hunter got some help from a few of the guys of the Pig Pen to help him cover this fantastic annual event for the benefit of Indy’s Arts for Learning.   Big thanks to the Pen, Riley M. Wunnenberg and Roberto. . . read more Fri, 05 May 2017 18:15:28 +0000

BPC - Episode 99 - Walkin' in Memphis

The boys enjoy an evening of beer an banter at Alley’s Alehouse.   Jordan makes his return after being stuck in a sexual paralysis the last few weeks as they discuss what’s been going down and what’s coming up as well as a walk down memory lane of their recent trip to Memphis.  Tune in to. . . read more Sat, 29 Apr 2017 18:11:37 +0000

BPC - Episode 98 - Fun at The Bier Brewery

Pat, Dougy Fresh, and Cowboy enjoy an evening with the always comical, Jerry Connor, at his home, The Bier Brewery.  They dig into some of the tasty new brews on tap including this year's release of Red 66 and get a sneak peak at the upcoming release of their Track Bier in 16oz cans. The cool can a. . . read more Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:46:38 +0000

BPC - Episode 97 - The Pigs wade in Deer Creek

The Barley Island Brewing Company has been crafting award winning beers for their restaurant and pub in Noblesville, Indiana since the late 90's.  Wanting to step it up a notch, owner and brewer, Jeff Eaton, joined forces with long time friend and colleague, Eric Smith, to open the Deer Creek Brewe. . . read more Fri, 14 Apr 2017 18:27:03 +0000

BPC - Episode 96 - UAW Black Lake Golf Resort

Between rounds of The Masters, take a break to tune into this week's episode to hear about one of the most beautiful, as well as toughest, golf courses in the Midwest.  Located in majestic Northern Michigan in the small town of Onaway rests the UAW Black Lake Resort and Conference Center, a sports. . . read more Fri, 07 Apr 2017 20:08:07 +0000

High Cotton Pigs

The Pigs were treated to some southern hospitality on their recent trip to Memphis at High Cotton Brewery. The welcome mat was rolled out for our arrival to this one of kind, spacious, warm, countryesque brewery with some of the most delectable brews in Tennessee.  After a few brews to jumpstart th. . . read more Fri, 31 Mar 2017 18:42:23 +0000

BPC - Episode 94 - Pigs at Sun Records

Elvis, Johnny Cash, Car Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis. . . and yeah that's right, now the Pigs have recorded at the legendary Sun Records. We had the sheer pleasure of sitting with Sun's engineer, Ples Hampton, to hear some of the amazing history behind this amazing recording studio and the birthplace of. . . read more Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:33:12 +0000

BPC- Episode 93 - That Sweet Indiana Corn Whiskey

BPC - Episode 93 - That Sweet Indiana Corn Whiskey We've been raving about this whiskey since it first touched our lips, so it was a pleasure to be invited up to South Bend, Indiana and sit with owner and distiller, Charlie Florance, to talk whiskey. . . and drink whiskey! Also joining the boys on t. . . read more Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:09:37 +0000

BPC - Episode 92 - Pigs in FLIX

What’s the perfect date night? A beer and movie of course; and now thanks to Flix Brewhouse you don’t have to sit at home on your dog hair infested couch and 50 inch TV with crappy sound. Flix Brewhouse offers some great on-site brewed beer as well as other top-notch local craft brews, comfortab. . . read more Fri, 10 Mar 2017 22:56:39 +0000

BPC – Episode 91 – Sex Panther

This week’s episode runs a bit long due to the amount of beer sampling we just had to do on our visit to The Guardian Brewery in Muncie. Guardian’s Bill Kerr and Jason Phillips took us on a delightful beer journey as they told us their story from the days of home brewing, their time at The Heoro. . . read more Fri, 03 Mar 2017 18:55:51 +0000

BPC - Episode 90 - Southern Glazers Wine and Spirits

  Amazing local artist, Todd P. Gingerich of Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, joins us at our home, Alley's Alehouse, for an evening of brews and laughs. We dined on a tasty porter from The Bier Brewery and we learned about Todd's peculiar artistic tastes as well as some of his favorite beer artwo. . . read more Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:22:04 +0000

BPC – Episode 89 – The Taxman Cometh

After a relaxing drive through some of Indy’s southern, country roads, Jordan and Dougie Fresh found themselves in Bargersville at the doors of The Taxman Brewing Company. Although we are stoked to soon have a Taxman tap house in Fortville, Indiana this summer, a little closer to our neck of the w. . . read more Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:42:13 +0000

BPC - Episode 88 - Comedy Stampede at The Bier Brewery

The boys hang with The Bier Brewery co-founder and head Pain in the Rear, Jerry Connor on tonight’s episode of Friday Night Confessions. Joining them to round out an evening of shenanigans is local comedian, Jeremy Brown, and Kyle Buck of The Stampede String Band.  And if you couldn’t guess,. . . read more Fri, 10 Feb 2017 19:23:18 +0000

BPC - Episode 87 - Off Topic With FDR

Back at one of our favorite spots, the Pigs cut loose with Brian Graham at Four Day Ray. This is one of those off the wall episodes where the conversation goes off the track pretty much when we leave the station. But never a dull moment when fueled with FDR brews. What's coming up at Four Day? Jum. . . read more Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:35:27 +0000

BPC - Episode 86 – Evil Pigs

Jeremy Nicely of Evil Czech and Holly Cole of New Holland Brewing Company have visited us so often in Indy we kind of feel like family.   So it was a must to finally travel to Mishawaka, Indiana and visit with Jeremy in his home at Evil Czech Brewery and Public House.  We will be visiting New Ho. . . read more Fri, 27 Jan 2017 21:42:24 +0000

BPC - 85 - Pigs make Vegetable Buddies

It’s back!  The historic live music venue of the mid-seventies, Vegetable Buddies, which featured legendary acts such as Canned Heat and Muddy Waters has been brought back to downtown South Bend, IN. New owner, Jeff Harrison, wanted to pay homage to those great acts that once graced VB’s stage. . . read more Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:26:39 +0000

BCP - Episode 84 - Red Remains

BPC – Episode 84 – Red Remains With all the bickering and name calling you’d never guess just how tight-knit this band really is.  But there is no shortage of respect for one another and each member brings their unique talents to make Red Remains a driving force.  Melodie Reffey, Mike Schrol. . . read more Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:27:54 +0000

BPC - Episode 83 - Pigs at the Junction

Our first encounter with those tasty brews from Grand Junction Brewery was at the 2016 Noblesville Brewfest, and boy were we pleased. Owner, Jon Knight, knew he didn’t want to mess with fancy, dancy, new fangled brews.  He wanted to get back to the basics and make good clean beers inspired by his. . . read more Fri, 06 Jan 2017 18:54:05 +0000

BPC - Episode 82 - Arni's with Evil grin

Happy Holidays! Awhile back we had the pleasure of covering an amazing Evil Czech beer and Arni's new menu food pairing. On this episode, part two of this segment, we were a number of brews in and having a blast while stuffing ourselves silly.  Tune in for more laughs and be sure to Meet Me at Arni. . . read more Sat, 31 Dec 2016 15:41:58 +0000

BPC – Episode 81 – New Holland/Evil Czech visit with the Pigs

We can’t get enough of these guys… or their delightful brews. We are joined once again this week at Alley’s Alehouse by Holly Joy Cole of New Holland Brewery and Jeremy Nicely of Evil Czech Brewery and Public House. Returning this week to Co-host is the Grandfather of Indiana beer, Mr. Ron Smi. . . read more Fri, 23 Dec 2016 21:38:42 +0000

BPC -Episode 80

Sean Patrick Webster brought this unique business plan to the table just a short time ago and has already made quite a splash in the alcohol industry and is supporting some of the biggest names in craft beer and spirits. Plus, he's a blast, so he fit right in with the Pigs and it didn't take too lon. . . read more Fri, 16 Dec 2016 22:12:37 +0000

BPC - Episode 79– Porters & Stouts 101 w/ world certified, Master Beer Judge, Ron Smith

Porters & Stouts 101 w/world certified, Master Beer Judge, Ron Smith World Class beer traveler, certified cicerone, Master BJCP Judge, and beer and brewing educator, Ron Smith joined the boys at the round table at Alley’s Alehouse for tonight’s episode of Blind Pig Confessions. We may have told. . . read more Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:49:26 +0000

BPC - Episode 78 - Back at FDR with Indiana On Tap/Snow Shed Release Sneak Peek

In preparation for tonight’s wintery, spicy, Snow Shed Release, the boys knock back some pints with owner, Brian Graham. Joining the boys, and making his debut on Blind Pig Confessions, is the founder of Indiana On Tap, Justin Knepp. We had the thrill of covering the inaugural Indiana’s Next Hop. . . read more Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:17:41 +0000

BPC - Episode 77 - The Pigs indulge at Four Day Ray Brewing

We were stoked to finally get into Four Day Ray Brewing.  While we were patiently waiting for this prime venue in Fishers, Indiana to open, we had the pleasure of trying a few of their brews at the Noblesville Brew Festival this Fall and we fell in love with them instantly.   Tune into tonight's. . . read more Fri, 25 Nov 2016 19:57:07 +0000

BPC - Episode 76 - The Pig's Whiskey Tour at Madison's

Unpretentious:  The one word that can summarize the dining philosophy as it relates to their cuisine, service staff, and ambiance of Madison’s which located in the heart of downtown Pendleton, IN. Through the little hall just past the garden patio and indoor family dining rests a charming little,. . . read more Fri, 18 Nov 2016 18:52:44 +0000

BPC - Episode 75 - Chilly Water Brewing Company

Sitting just outside of Fountain Square in downtown Indianapolis is the cool (no pun intended) little brewery serving some incredibly smooth and tasty beers.   Needing to cool their hoofs, a couple of the Pigs made their way to Chilly Water Brewing Company after hearing countless raves about the p. . . read more Fri, 11 Nov 2016 22:42:36 +0000

BPC - Episode 74- Scarlet Lane - Bicentennial Chili Cookoff

Nestled in the quiet town of McCordsville is a brewery making some big noise.  Scarlet Lane is still young in the Indy brewery scene but making some sophisticated brews to temp the pickiest of palettes.  Owner and Head Brewer, Eilise Lane, cut her chops in the brewing business out in Oregon, an. . . read more Fri, 04 Nov 2016 16:51:52 +0000

BPC -Episode 73 - Noblesville Brewfest

Nobelsville Brewfest was such an amazing event and the weather could not have been better. So many great beers and wines to choose from and the crowd was fantastic. It was the perfect way to kick off the Fall. We were surrounded in the beer tent with lots of old friends such as the reigning King of. . . read more Wed, 02 Nov 2016 20:12:17 +0000

BPC - Episode 72 - CREPITUS

  A crunch, a munch, a jingle, he’ll make your spine a-tingle. You think the recent clown sightings have been off-putting? Wait till Crepitus is unleashed onto the earth. On a recent trip to Northern Michigan, we had the pleasure of sitting down with creator and director of the upcoming horror f. . . read more Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:19:46 +0000

BPC - Episode 71 - Horror Special

A pre-Halloween special for all our beer and horror fans out there.   We were joined by friends and horror fans, Warren and Angela Fisher for this frightful evening of booze and fun.  We discussed some of our favorite, as well as least favorite, horror flicks to date and we find out which hor. . . read more Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:26:53 +0000

BPC - Episode 70 - Pigs Stampede

Talented musicians? Hell yes. But just all around good guys and fun to chill with and have a few brews. Kyle Buck and Aaron Nicely of The Stampede String Band stopped by Alley’s Alehouse to have some beer with the boys and tell ‘em about what’s going on with the band, as well a some Stampede h. . . read more Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:13:27 +0000

BPC - Episode 69 - The Pigs Dig In!

Due to the length of this episode, we decided to release this as a weekday special. So all you faithful listeners get two episodes this week. And a special episode it is. We had the pleasure to be selected to cover DigIn~A Taste of Indiana this year and we beat the heat and had an incredible time an. . . read more Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:32:19 +0000

BPC - Episode 68 - Pigs at Redemption Alewerks

Tonight on Friday Night Blind Pig Confessions we are back to one of our favorites spots, Redemption Alewerks. We are joined by Redemption owner, Brandon Smith, and head brewer and reigning King of Indiana’s Next Hop Model, Dan Gohr. Also joining us is my ol’ shipmate, Brad Ringstmeier of Perpe. . . read more Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:53:07 +0000

BPC - EPISODE 67 - Big Jay

This episode picks up midstream at Metazoa Brewing Company after local musician, singer/songwriter, Robert Rolfe Feddersen, finished his last set and joined us for some more cold brews and hilarious, tipsy conversation.  Metazoa's own Haley Fennel was still hanging strong from our first show and st. . . read more Wed, 12 Oct 2016 21:15:15 +0000

BPC - Episode 66 - Comedy Night at Alley's Pt. 2 / aka. Squirtle

It's comedy night once again on Blind Pig Friday Confessions at Alley's Alehouse. Seemed like the perfect night to air this episode since not only is Doug Stanhope mentioned, he is also performing tonight at Morty's. We are joined by comedians Mr. Rick Garrett and the pleasantly plump, Jeremy Brown. . . read more Fri, 07 Oct 2016 20:58:20 +0000

BPC - Episode 65 - FloCombat

  Thanks to Captain 30 Pack, Duane Finley, for a great night of fighting and beer! Duane  specializes in story telling within the mixed martial arts community. He has written for outlets like Bleacher Report, Sports Illustrated, FanSided, and MMA Junkie before joining FloCombat. But tonight, he fo. . . read more Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:46:53 +0000

BPC - Episode 64

She had so much fun with the Pigs last week, Holly Joy Cole of New Holland Brewery graced us with her presence one again this week as we got the inside scoop from Benjamin Cannon on his new company, Spark Joy Music. Anyone in the music scene in and around Indianapolis know the name Ben Cannon and a. . . read more Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:15:23 +0000

BPC Episode 63 - New Holland Brewing

Whenever one mentions Dragon’s Milk around the Pigs, we tend to get a little excited.  So when we had the chance to sit with Holly Joy Cole of New Holland Brewery, we were overjoyed.  Holly joined the boys at the round table at Alley’s Alehouse to talk, not just about the wonder that is Dragon. . . read more Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:19:32 +0000

BPC - Episode 62

If you listen to our show, you know we mention quite often that with all these new breweries opening, what seem like daily, they better be putting out a quality product if they want to have some staying power. We recently stepped into Metazoa which opened its doors just this past April and we were. . . read more Fri, 16 Sep 2016 19:28:42 +0000

BPC 61 - Pigs visit The Stacked Pickle

Now owned by former Indianapolis Colts LB great, and Super Bowl Captain, Gary Brackett, The Stacked Pickle is becoming more popular than ever.  The boys had the pleasure of spending an evening at The Stacked Pickle in Fishers, IN a few weeks ago.  The first half of the show they were joined by the. . . read more Fri, 09 Sep 2016 18:45:45 +0000

BPC - Episode 60

It's always a special night when honorary Pig, Jerry Connor, joins the boys for the evening. Jerry invited us back once again to The Bier Brewery to be some of first to sample this year's batch of Pumpkin Bier which will be released to the public at Bier's Pumkin Ale Party next Friday night, Sept 9t. . . read more Fri, 02 Sep 2016 20:53:29 +0000

BPC 59 - Pigs on Mackinaw Island

Dougy Fresh takes the Pigs back to his home in Northern Michigan for the 1st in the Northern Michigan series as the boys take over the airwaves at Goodfellow's Grille on Mackinaw Island.  This episode also features Beard's Brewery from Petoskey, MI.  They had taken over the taps that evening just. . . read more Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:40:46 +0000