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Episode 20: Puffco CEO Roger Volodarsky
Jun 11 • 9 min
In our season finale, David meets up with the enigmatic founder and CEO of Puffco, Roger Volodarsky, for an intimate conversation about the role psychedelics have played in shaping his iconic vaporizers, as well as his outlook on life.
Episode 19: Author Virgie Tovar Talks Weight Discrimination and Cannabis
May 28 • 11 min
No matter where you live in America, the marginalization of people - based on their appearance, age, beliefs - persists, and distorts the way we treat one another. Virgie Tovar, the author of “You Have the Right to Remain Fat,” is seeking to change that.…
Episode 18: Debunking Cannabis Myths with David Downs
May 21 • 14 min
Last week, Leafly’s David Downs and Bruce Barcott released a groundbreaking research paper that looks at the data around three huge myths about cannabis legalization: that it contributes to more crime and more teen use, and that it kills property values.…
Episode 17: WNYC’s Yasmeen Khan Explains how Pot is Used to Separate NYC Families
May 14 • 10 min
Few people realize that the war on marijuana involves more than just arrests and jail time. Often, it breaks up families. Coming on the heels of Mothers Day, this episode of the Hash looks at situations in which moms aren’t free to use cannabis. Both in…
Episode 16: CA’s Top Pot Regulator, Lori Ajax, Stands Up for Legal Deliveries
May 7 • 10 min
We’re 18 months into legal weed sales in California and sales are popping! More than 600 licensed stores, 150 delivery services, and 1,500 farms are in operation; the state made $600M in tax revenue last year, and is on the way to raking in a cool billion…
Episode 15: Congressman Barney Frank is an OG Cannabis Reformer
Apr 23 • 13 min
Although cannabis legislation is now being proposed across the country at a steady clip, it can be easy to forget that the first calls for legalization from elected officials came nearly half a century ago, from Congressman Barney Frank of Massachusetts.…
Episode #14: Dennis Norris II, of Food 4 Thot, Goes Pot Shopping
Apr 16 • 8 min
As cannabis becomes legal across the country, the vast majority of Americans - over 80% - still haven’t been inside a licensed cannabis store. Maybe that even includes you! That’s OK - cannabis stores are still a pretty new thing in these United States.…
Episode 13: Animal Collective’s Avey Tare Talks Sativas for Songwriting
Apr 9 • 8 min
Since forming nearly two decades ago, the musical group Animal Collective has managed the remarkable feat of keeping the psychedelic pop of the 1960s fresh and relevant to a new generation of music lovers. Over the course of ten studio albums, the group,…
Episode 12: Director Harmony Korine Talks the Power of Pot
Apr 2 • 9 min
Although the iconic and irreverent director Harmony Korine - the creative force behind “Spring Breakers,” “Kids,” “Gummo” and more - has long included pot in his films, it’s taken him over two decades to make a straight-up toner comedy. Last week saw the…
Episode 11: Beats Antique Dish Up the Best Cannabis Products for Touring
Mar 19 • 7 min
Ask any musician — touring sucks. You don’t get enough sleep, you eat terribly, and injuries can afflict body and mind. Musicians often self-medicate with herb gifted from fans. But thanks to legalization — precise topicals and tinctures augment the…
Episode 10: Ev’Yan Whitney, Sexuality Doula, on Cannabis and Sex, Live in Portland
Mar 12 • 12 min
Max sits down with Ev’Yan Whitney, sexuality doula and host of the “Sexually Liberated Woman” podcast, to chat about the role cannabis can play in sexual empowerment and liberation. This episode of the Hash was recorded live at the Commune in Portland,…
Episode 9: Broccoli Magazine Founder Anja Charbonneau, Live in Portland
Mar 5 • 28 min
The Hash’s David Downs sits down with Broccoli Magazine founder Anja Charbonneau - live at the 2019 Listen Up Festival in Portland, Oregon - to chat cannabis and women’s reproductive health, how to cover problematic weed brands, Broccoli’s epic 2019 and…
Episode 8: Ricardo Baca on the Songs that Shaped his Love of Cannabis
Feb 26 • 10 min
Famed cannabis journalist - and current head of the Grasslands creative agency - Ricardo Baca sits down with the Hash’s David Downs to chat about the music that has influenced his love of cannabis in this new episode of The Hash, now on!
Episode 7: Open Mike Eagle Talks Kiva Espresso Beans, Getting High on Stage and more
Feb 19 • 9 min
The iconic underground hip-hop star Open Mike Eagle sits down with The Hash’s Max Savage Levenson to talk about his favorite edible for writing rhymes, his early days of pot paranoia, why he thinks Top 40 rappers are underrated and more.
Episode 6: Mimicking Birds’ Adam Trachsel Talks Brain Cancer, CBD and more
Feb 11 • 8 min
Portland musician Adam Trachsel, of the indie rock trio Mimicking Birds, survived a battle with brain cancer in his early thirties. His road to recovery has been long and arduous, but CBD played a big role in helping him find stability and health. Listen…
Episode 5: Catching Up with Berner, Cannabis Mogul and Hip-Hop Star
Feb 5 • 15 min
Co-host David Downs catches up with the cannabis mogul and hip-hop star Berner at Oakland’s New West Summit to chat intellectual property drama, his top 5 strains of all time and more!
Episode 4: Baltimore Dispensary Curio Wellness
Jan 29 • 7 min
Co-host Max Savage Levenson takes a trip to Baltimore, Maryland, to check out Curio Wellness, the only dispensary that doubles as a spa. Listen in as co-founder Wendy Bronfein and pharmacist Brian Sanderoff explain why there’s a spa in their dispensary,…
Episode 3: RuPaul’s Drag Race Star Laganja Estranja
Jan 22 • 10 min
The Hash’s David Downs catches up with Laganja Estranja, the outspoken pro-cannabis star of RuPaul’s Drag Race, to discuss homophobia in the cannabis industry, toking up with Miley Cyrus, her top five strains and more.
Episode 2: New York State Senator Diane Savino on the Future of NY Pot
Jan 14 • 12 min
New York State Senator Diane Savino sits down with the Hash’s Max Savage Levenson to discuss the state’s imminent adult-use market, and what that means for racial equity, the state’s huge black market, unregulated CBD, and more.
Episode 1: Cypress Hill’s B-Real Serves up his Favorite Strains
Jan 8 • 6 min
Kicking off our new season, the Hash’s David Downs sits down with B-Real, of the legendary hip-hop group Cypress Hill, to chat about his favorite strains of all time.
Announcing a New Season of the Hash, now Powered by Leafly!
Dec 16, 2018 • 1 min
David and Max return for an all-new season of the Hash, launching January 8th on! Stay tuned for interviews with Cypress Hill, RuPaul Drag Race star Laganja Estranja, State Senator Diane Savino and more. In the meantime, subscribe to the Hash…
Cannabis Now Magazine’s Ellen Holland Talks Marijuana Manicures, her Dream Interview and More
Apr 11, 2018 • 7 min
Cannabis Now Magazine Senior Editor Ellen Holland sits down with Hash producer Max Savage Levenson to pull back the curtain on her gig, chat about some of her favorite experiences in the industry and reveals her dream interview.
What’s in your Canna-Kit?? Alex Cameron on the Australian Rite of Passage known as a “Bong Quest”
Apr 4, 2018 • 3 min
Alex Cameron - accompanied by his trusty right-hand man Roy Molloy - take a delightfully weird dive into the world of Australian bong culture, including a special rite of passage known as the “bong quest.”
What’s in your Canna-Kit?? with Cannabis Now Magazine’s Ellen Holland
Mar 28, 2018 • 3 min
“Cannabis Now Magazine” senior editor Ellen Holland drops a huge bud-shell: she used to hate CBD! But now one of her favorite strains is Swami Select’s CBD-rich Queen of Hope. Listen in as she explains how she came around to CBD, and what she loves about…
Bill Nye the Science Guy Talks Buying Pot for the First Time, Netflix Budgets and more
Mar 21, 2018 • 6 min
GreenState editor David Downs gives Bill Nye a ring to chat about the new season of his Netflix show, buying pot for the first time, why he’s apprehensive of legalization and more.
The High Five: Alex Cameron and Roy Molloy
Mar 13, 2018 • 7 min
The delightful (and delightfully-snarky) Australian musician Alex Cameron - in the midst of a whirlwind world tour behind his 2017 album Forced Witness - sits down with Hash producer Max Savage Levenson (and, of course, his right-hand man Roy Molloy)to…
“Gringo” Director Nash Edgerton Talks Fictional Weed Pills, Legalization and more
Mar 7, 2018 • 5 min
Nash Edgerton, the Australian director behind Amazon Studios’ new film “Gringo” - out this Friday - calls up Hash producer Max Savage Levenson to chat about fictional weed pills, cannabis legalization, situational humor and more.
What’s in your Canna-Kit? with Clement Kwan, of Beboe
Feb 21, 2018 • 2 min
Clement Kwan, whose company Beboe was dubbed the “Hermès of Marijuana” by the New York Times, chats with Hash producer Max Savage Levenson about his love of Défoncé Chocolates for this installment of the Hash’s recurring segment “What’s in your Canna-Kit?”
Sexologist Diana Urman on Using Cannabis to Achieve Orgasm, and more
Feb 13, 2018 • 7 min
San Francisco sexologist and sex therapist Diana Urman chats with the Hash’s Carolyne Zinko about how cannabis can unlock our ability to orgasm, her personal history with pot and more.
The High Five: Zumbi of Zion-I
Feb 6, 2018 • 7 min
Iconic Oakland MC Zumbi (of Zion-I) sits down with Hash producer Max Savage Levenson to share memories of his favorite songs to pair with cannabis.
What’s In Your Canna-Kit?? with Chelsey McKrill, of Kikoko Teas
Jan 30, 2018 • 2 min
Chelsey McKrill, the “Business Development Sorceress” at Kikoko Cannabis Teas, explains why she loves Humboldt Apothecary’s Brain Tonic Tincture on this episode of the Hash’s recurring segment “What’s in your Canna-Kit?”
‘Super Troopers’ Director Jay Chandrasekhar on the Role of Cannabis in his Creative Process
Jan 22, 2018 • 6 min
The director and actor Jay Chandrasekhar, whose Broken Lizard collective wrote ‘Super Troopers’, the upcoming ‘Super Troopers 2,’ ‘Beerfest’ and more chats about the role that cannabis has played in his creative process with Hash producer Max Savage…
What’s In Your Canna-Kit?? with Zumbi, of Zion-I
Jan 17, 2018 • 1 min
More and more people are ready to try cannabis-infused food, but they’re worried about getting the dosing right. They’re not alone. Even veteran Bay Area rapper MC Zumbi (born Steve Gaines) — who has spent 17 years in the entertainment field — needs to…
Inside the world’s most elite cannabis seed market
Jan 9, 2018 • 8 min
The San Francisco Chronicle’s cannabis editor David Downs takes you inside one of the world’s biggest marijuana seed markets at The Emerald Cup 2017. Part of the Hash podcast which now lives at
What’s in your Canna-kit?? with Paradiso Gardens CEO Christina DiPaci
Jan 3, 2018 • 1 min
Wondering which type of cannabis won’t slow you down? Marijuana farm CEO Christina DiPaci from Paradiso Gardens in Monterey County, Calif. recommends varieties of the top-selling strain, “Jack Herer”. Various “crosses” of Jack Herer can be found worldwide…
How Beats Antique’s Tommy Cappel was Saved By CBD
Dec 27, 2017 • 6 min
Tommy Cappel, the co-founder of the prolific electro-pop group Beats Antique, sits down with Hash producer Max Savage Levenson to explain how personal trauma led him to become an outspoken advocate for medical cannabis, how a huge seizure almost cost him…
The High Five: Pimps of Joytime
Dec 20, 2017 • 6 min
New York soul/funk aficionados Pimps of Joytime sit down with Hash producer Max Savage Levenson to share their top tunes to pair with cannabis, as well as stories of a solo road trip gone awry, an obsession with Dr. John and more.
What’s in Your Canna-Kit?? with Amanda Conley
Dec 13, 2017 • 2 min
For the brand-new segment “What’s in Your Canna-Kit??” producer Max Savage Levenson chats with cannabis intellectual property attorney Amanda Conley about Kin Slips, the sublingual breath strips that are currently her favorite product on the market.
The Dank Duchess on the Art of Hashmaking and Gender Bias in the Cannabis Industry
Nov 1, 2017 • 4 min
Oakland hashmaker the Dank Duchess joins producer Max Savage Levenson to chat about the challenges of being a woman in the cannabis industry, why she left Miami Beach for Oakland and how she plans to become “the Anthony Bourdain of hash.”
The High Five: Girls’ Christopher Owens
Aug 24, 2017 • 5 min
Girls’ front man Christopher Owens sits down with the Hash’s Max Savage Levenson to share his top tunes for toking, as well as some strange stories from life on the road.
Gateway Incubator’s Ben Larson Gives us the Inside Scoop of Investing in Cannabis
Jun 30, 2017 • 7 min
Ben Larson, the co-founder of Oakland’s Gateway Incubator, talks to the Hash’s Max Savage Levenson about why he started a cannabis incubator, where Gateway is investing and what they’re cooking up next.
Swerve Pt. 2: The Seed Game, circa 2017
Mar 3, 2017 • 8 min
In our second conversation with Swerve - the founder of the Cali Connection seed company - we hear about the state of the seed game, circa 2017, and what strains to be on the look out for throughout the year.
Talking Shop with Swerve, the Founder of the Cali Connection Seed Company
Feb 15, 2017 • 10 min
In the first of two conversations with the Hash, Swerve, the founder of Cali Connection seed Company, dives into the origins of his global seed empire, how he deals with haters and some inside knowledge on the Italian pot scene.
How Exactly Do You Judge a Cannabis Cup?
Jan 4, 2017 • 8 min
At this year’s Emerald Cup, the Hash caught up with two of the event’s judges - Karen Green and Trixie Garcia, daughter of Grateful Dead front man Jerry Garcia - to learn about how they keep all these strains straight, how to tell which weed is making you…
The Hash and Cannabis Now present: Mendo Dope at the Emerald Cup
Dec 22, 2016 • 8 min
Mendo Dope, the rap group comprised of two brothers, Old E and Bleezy, is committed to making music for cannabis culture. As long time growers in Mendocino, Mendo Dope incorporates the tricks of the trade into their rhymes. Cannabis Now Senior Editor…
The Hash and Cannabis Now present: Mendo Dope Perform a New, Unreleased Track
Dec 22, 2016 • 1 min
Cannabis Now Senior Editor Ellen Holland caught up with the hip-hop duo Mendo Dope at this year’s Emerald Cup. Here the duo, comprised of brothers Old E and Bleezy, perform an off-the-cuff version of a new, unreleased track.
The Hash and Cannabis Now present: Ngaio Bealum at the Emerald Cup
Dec 22, 2016 • 4 min
Ngaio Bealum is a comedian, writer and cannabis activist. During this year’s Emerald Cup, a record-breaking gathering of 30,000 celebrating the best of cannabis, Bealum acted as both a judge and MC of the flowers competition. Cannabis Now Senior Editor…
The Hash and Cannabis Now present: The Dank Duchess at the Emerald Cup
Dec 21, 2016 • 4 min
The Dank Duchess is a hash maker and writer focused on showcasing the best of California’s Emerald Triangle through her pressed hash creations. As a protegé of master hasheeshian Frenchy Cannoli, the Dank Duchess is committed to sharing her love of…
The High Five: The California Honeydrops
Dec 14, 2016 • 11 min
In this episode of the High Five, the Bay Area’s own swingin’, soulful party-starting pros the California Honeydrops explain their top tunes for toking! Plus, front man Lech Wierzynski explains why he named a mysterious rash on his feet after the…
David Downs’ Favorite Moments from Emerald Cup 2016
Dec 12, 2016 • 10 min
In the waning hours of the Emerald Cup 2016, The Hash’s David Downs and producer Max Savage Levenson convene to recap their favorite moments from the weekend, including an opportunity to talk politics with Lori Ajax (Chief of the Bureau of Medical…
VapeXHale CEO Seibo Shen on the Art of Luxury Vaping
Nov 30, 2016 • 11 min
Seibo Shen, founder and CEO of the high-end vaporizer company VapeXHale, walks us through his bizarre journey from anti-drug kid to cannabis entrepreneur, and explains what you’re getting when you drop $600 on one of his products.
Pot’s Senior Savior Explains Where the Money’s At
Nov 10, 2016 • 7 min
Cannabis advocate and educator Sue Simon Taylor sits down with the Hash’s David Downs to share her insights on the ever-growing senior cannabis market, and how to work against the whitewashing of the cannabis industry.
The High Five: San Francisco Surf-Rock Weirdos Spooky Mansion
Oct 27, 2016 • 9 min
On this episode of the High Five, the San Francisco surf-rock quartet share five of their favorite songs for smoking, including the original anthem from their competitive high school weed-smoking gang…but we’ll let them explain that one.
Let’s Talk about Legalizing Social Smoking Clubs
Oct 12, 2016 • 5 min
Reporter Ellen Holland dives into the history of social smoking clubs, and explains why it’s taking so damn long to legalize them!
Hello MD Part 2: Stunning Stats and Pharmaceutical Fury
Sep 28, 2016 • 10 min
Welcome back to the second half of our interview with Pamela Hadfield, co-founder of Hello MD. The fresh-faced Bay Area start-up has set a new precedent in cannabis history by offering Californians the opportunity to receive a medical marijuana…
Hello MD Blazes the Trail for Online Pot Prescriptions
Sep 12, 2016 • 9 min
Welcome to the first half of our conversation with Pamela Hadfield, co-founder of Hello MD - the company that helps you get a medical marijuana card…via a video chat with a doctor. Listen in as Hadfield explains why she started the company, shares the…
The High Five: Baltimore Soul Star Joy Postell
Aug 17, 2016 • 10 min
On this episode of the High Five, rising Baltimore soul singer Joy Postell breaks down her top tunes for toking, from classic Bob Marley to a rarely heard early Kendrick Lamar track.
Don’t Fear The Reefer: Silicon Valley startup Weed4Good brings free marijuana to the terminally ill
Aug 3, 2016 • 11 min
A former Lyft executive elevates cannabis corporate philanthropy with Weed4Good - which provides marijuana edibles, topics and more to the terminally ill in California (and soon Colorado, too). Meet Weed4Good’s Jennifer Lujan.
Marijuana Mike: One Republican Senator’s Journey from Opposition to Legalization
Jun 29, 2016 • 14 min
Producer Max Savage Levenson brings us the story of Pennsylvania State Senator Mike Folmer, a conservative Republican, and his peculiar journey from staunch opponent of cannabis to co-sponsoring Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana legalization.
Smoke DZA Explains Why He Don’t Pass Trump the Blunt
Jun 14, 2016 • 7 min
Harlem cannabis rapper Smoke DZA torches the presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump with a new mixtape featuring Pete Rock, A$AP Rocky, Action Bronson and more.
High Times Author David Bienenstock Works To Keep Weed Weird
May 26, 2016 • 8 min
Vice producer and High Times’ West Coast editor David Bienenstock says there’s a war coming for the soul of pot. Arm yourself with knowledge from his huge new book release “How To Smoke Pot (Properly)”, which he discusses with The Hash podcast.
High Five: Marijuana’s sex lube mogul Matthew Gerson started out as a Deadhead
Apr 26, 2016 • 9 min
Marijuana’s aphrodisiac qualities have gone mainstream in the weed sex lube Foria. Listen in as the The Hash gets Foria founder and director Matthew Gerson to open up about his past as a college dropout who followed the Grateful Dead; part of a regular…
Inside the Marijuana Suppositories Trend with Foria Relief’s Matthew Gerson
Apr 12, 2016 • 9 min
The makers of Foria Pleasure are back with a remedy for menstrual cramps and swelling as a marijuana suppositories trend takes off.
High Five: Paper and Leaf’s Brendan Hill and Steven Kessler
Mar 29, 2016 • 7 min
Brendan Hill (also the drummer of the legendary Blues Traveler) and Steven Kessler, co-owners of Seattle’s high-end pot shop Paper and Leaf, share their favorite songs to listen to stoned. Along the way they entertain us with some hilarious college…
Surviving Marijuana Legalization in California
Mar 16, 2016 • 6 min
Three tips for surviving California’s new medical marijuana regulations, from tax authority Fiona Ma, — a CPA and Board Member at the California State Board of Equalization
Goin’ Bougie: Inside Blues Traveler drummer Brendan Hill’s High-End Pot Shop
Mar 2, 2016 • 10 min
The Hash’s Max Savage Levenson hops a ferry from downtown Seattle out to Bainbridge Island to pay a visit to Paper and Leaf, the recreational pot store owned by Blues Traveler drummer Brendan Hill and Steven Kessler. Listen in as Hill and Kessler give us…
Funk Legend George Clinton Talks Kendrick Lamar, Cannabis, and Crack Addiction
Jan 20, 2016 • 7 min
Funk’s elder statesman George Clinton discusses Kendrick Lamar, why he goes for cannabis and his inner demons in this special exclusive on the Hash.
Why California Needs a Marijuana Bank
Jan 6, 2016 • 7 min
California official Fiona Ma calls for a highly unconventional state depository to boost tax compliance, and public safety.
Mastering Cannabis Genomics with Steep Hill’s Dr. Reggie Gaudino
Dec 23, 2015 • 7 min
Learn what independent growers and breeders should be doing now — at the dawn of cannabis gene sequencing — in order to stymie a takeover by the likes of Monsanto when weed becomes fully legal. The Hash’s Max Savage Levenson catches up with Dr. Reggie…
Looking Back, and Forward, with Debby Goldsberry
Dec 9, 2015 • 4 min
Longtime marijuana reform activist Debby Goldsberry sits down with the Hash’s Max Savage Levenson to chat 30-foot bongs, the wrath of Reagan, her inspiration to join the fight for legalization and where she’s headed next.
High Five with Will Bronson of Active Management
Nov 24, 2015 • 5 min
Will Bronson, founder of Active Management and manager for Run the Jewels, Killer Mike, Berner and countless other hip-hops stars, breaks down the top five songs that he associates with the herb.
Let’s Talk Topicals
Oct 13, 2015 • 3 min
David Bienenstock discusses the glorious green growth industry of marijuana-infused creams, balms and ointments in this episode of the Hash.
Watch Out for Pot Penny Stocks!
Sep 30, 2015 • 6 min
Troy Dayton from the angel investor network, The Arc View Group, explains why legal cannabis isn’t quite ready for public investment, and how to avoid weed’s new Wolves of Wall Street.
Pot’s Senior Savior
Sep 16, 2015 • 12 min
Pot legalizers tend to have a lot of trouble connecting with aging seniors. Enter Sue Taylor, the Bay Area’s greatest advocate for connecting seniors to cannabis. David Downs has her story.
Join us for the Fourth Annual Cannabis Author Showcase!
Sep 10, 2015 • 2 min
Join the Hash’s David Downs on September 17 at Rock Steady in uptown Oakland (1741 San Pablo)for a night of conversation with some of the Bay Area’s most prominent names in cannabis lit: Stephen DeAngelo, Ellen Komp, Cheri Sicard and Michael Backes.
Vaporizers 101
Sep 2, 2015 • 3 min
David Bienenstock provides a brief overview of the art of vaping, including pointers on how to find the best vape for your needs.
Let’s Talk Cannabinoids
Aug 19, 2015 • 5 min
David Bienenstock shines some light on some of the many cannabinoids and their effects — which ones are YOU smoking?
Inside 2015’s Best Vaporizer - the Pax 2
Aug 5, 2015 • 6 min
Gucci meets Tesla in the Pax 2 vaporizer — a luxurious, $280 device that’s going to be used by millions to enjoy cannabis without smoking it.
How to Judge the World’s Best Marijuana
Jul 22, 2015 • 6 min
The Emerald Cup judge Nikki Lastreto — co-founder of Swami Select brand cannabis — details her techniques for assaying the world’s finest cannabis.
Saved By The Vape
Jul 8, 2015 • 4 min
The Hash’s Max Savage Levenson shares a story of the power of the vape pen — and how it may be a great alternative for those negatively affected by marijuana.
Marijuana Facts - What Do ‘Sativa’ and ‘Indica’ Mean?
Jun 16, 2015 • 4 min
High Times and VICE journalist, and author of The Pot Smoker’s Handbook David Bienenstock explains what the terms sativa and indica mean, describing cannabis’ effects, history, and breeding.
The $10,000 Bong - why ‘functional glass art’ valuations are sky high
Jun 9, 2015 • 6 min
San Francisco podcast The Hash reports from a high-end glass art opening, where bongs sell for $15,000, and have become their own form of banking.
Inside HBO’s ‘High Maintenance’ - David Downs interviews creators, Ben Sinclair & Katja Blichfield
May 21, 2015 • 6 min
HBO picks up cult comic shorts “High Maintenance” for six episodes. The Hash talks with creators Ben Sinclair and Katja Blichfield about working in the golden age of independent television.
Vice and High Times writer David Bienenstock explains ‘How to Try Marijuana’
May 21, 2015 • 3 min
Vice and High Times writer David Bienenstock lays down some ground rules for deflowering cannabis virgins. Be gentle. And kind.
The Hash Season 2: Destined to Disrupt
Apr 15, 2015 • 4 min
The ArcView Group and Canopy Boulder will bring their unique canna-business incubator to San Francisco, ArcView’s Troy Dayton tells the Hash in its Season 2 debut.
The Hash Season 2: 420
Apr 15, 2015 • 3 min
David Bienenstock takes a look at the celebrated cannabis holiday April 20th, 420.