Category Archives: Interview

Eric Wilson Does It For The Love of Music

Jurassic Park. That was my initial thought sitting down with Eric Wilson in his massive backyard. It’s an expansive landscape of mountain rocks, avocado trees and bronze dinosaur statues. A padded chair sits empty across from a wooden bench, on which Eric sits with Melvin, his playful Rottweiler. Eric is in fantastic spirits, not at […]

From Opioids to Organic Farming: Danny Murr-Sloat, Co-Founder of AlpinStash

In 2003, when Colorado craft cannabis farmer Danny Sloat was 21 years old, he woke up with terrible stomach pains that landed him in the hospital for four days and no diagnosis. “They gave me Vicodin,” he shared. “That was in September, and by June of the next year I was needing time-released patches at […]

Green Fever : When Home Invasion meets Mary Jane

I had the pleasure of sitting down with some of the makers of Green Fever, a true-to-life thriller encapsulating the array of threats that marijuana legalization has posed to small farmers. It’s no secret that the grey area created by California’s new marijuana legislation has been leading many into debt, but there’s now an increase […]

An Interview with Nidhi Lucky Handa: Founder and CEO of Cannabis Brand, Leune

Nidhi Lucky Handa is an advocate for recreational cannabis use that’s untethered to stoner stereotypes. The LA businesswoman is CEO and founder of the cannabis brand Leune—which debuted two vapes and two pre-roll varieties in November 2018 and quickly made headway with its Insta aesthetic and appeal to newish smokers who are also thoughtful about […]

Kurupt, Legendary Snoop & 2Pac Collaborator, Talks MoonRocks and History With Weed

Almost every hip-hop-head over 25 knows who Kurupt is. However, youngsters might need an intro to this hip-hop legend, who was involved in the early careers of 2Pac, Warren G, Dr. Dre, and Snoop Dogg, among others. Kurupt, who received his nickname “Young Gotti” from 2Pac himself, was one of the first rappers signed to […]

The Newest Album by GRiZ Ride Waves Is An Ideal Marijuana Meditation

Feelings are a superpower. That’s what makes Grant Kwiecinski, or GRiZ, among the grooviest musicians of our time. He zaps his music with electric emotion in a way that resembles the musical fluidity of a composer. His music takes you on a ride through an array of feels—from the heartache of tragedy to thrills of […]

Doug Benson On Animashups: High Times TV’s Newest Cartoon Series

Whether you know him from his catalog of comedy specials, hilarious twitter feed, or weekly podcast, comedian Doug Benson deserves his spot on the Mount Rushmore of cannabis advocacy. From continuously smoking jazz cigarets for 30-days in the name of science to getting Jack Black way too stoned on his podcast, Doug always knows how […]

Exclusive Track Drop: Gramatik Releases ‘Puff Your Cares Away’

It’s a thing among cannabis consumers: smoke up and play a Gramatik album. It might be the chill vibes, or the fact that albums flow seamlessly. Whatever the reason, one thing is clear: stoners love Gramatik. Denis Jašarević, better known by his stage name Gramatik, is a New York-based electronic music producer and composer. A […]

Enlightened and Bejeweled: The High-End Jewelry Designed by Carole Shashona

You can find the high-end cannabis-inspired jewelry by Carole Shashona at Barney’s of New York. The retail location brings cannabis culture out in the open in a big way. The designer came into her own in the world of fashion, raised in the presence of fashion and art icons such as Valentino and Andy Warhol […]

Kill Bill and Rav: Cult Podcast and Rap Duo on Cannabis and Hype

The internet has its fair share of rapper success stories. In the mid-00’s, Soulja Boy basically bombarded unsuspecting Limewire users with his infamous “Crank Dat” track by sharing files named after popular songs at the time (such as Snoop Dogg’s “Drop It Like It’s Hot,” or 50 Cent’s “Candy Shop”) that were secretly his. Toward […]