Shiftfaced Podcast

#07 – Escorts and Scientology

Tony and Sam knock back a couple and chit chat about their day. Tony gets into how he’s settling in at his new fine dining job. The conversation quickly takes a turn and the two get into the subjects of fake boobs, high-end escorts, Scientology, Tom Cruise, and wasted kayaking….

#06 – One thing led to another (with Shervin Asgari!)

Tony and Sam host a special guest, Tony’s longtime friend Shervin who works as a systems engineer and has a totally different perspective on the service industry, having never worked in it. The three have very interesting conversations about pursuing dream jobs like photography,  laser eye surgery, flying to Turkey…

#05 – Whistler (Part II)

Tony and Sam recap the previous night’s events at the wedding reception in part two of their Whistler podcast series. The two talk about their relationship to the groom, the emotional speeches, the vegetarian buffet – that mac n’ cheese!!! – and ending the night at a nearby bar, which…

#04 – Whistler (Part I)

Tony and Sam take the podcast to Whistler where they attend a dear friend’s wedding. The episode is recorded between the wedding ceremony and the wedding reception. They about the ceremony they just witnessed, where they ate and drank the night before in Whistler village, Airbnb vs hotels, and starting…

#02 – Questions

Tony and Sam ask each other some random questions after spending the evening bar hopping. They touch on dream jobs, Michelle Rodriguez, the importance of physical appearance, referring to women as “opinionated”, president comedians, feminism, and other silly things. Sips: Main St Brewing Rye Red Tart Saison/Sandhill Merlot/Sapporo Opening song:…

#01 – Tips

Tony and Sam get nice and tipsy and talk about the pros and cons of working in the service industry. They touch on the unpredictability of the industry, what tips mean to servers and bartenders, and how travellers should familiarize themselves with tipping customs. Sips: Red Rooster Gewurztraminer/Granville Island Brewing…

#00 – Shiftfaced

In this first episode of Shiftfaced Tony and Sam give a rough (and rough around the edges) explanation of what’s in store. They introduce themselves and talk about what kind of exciting guests they will have on the show. More interesting episodes to come – we’ll get the hang of…

Vancouver-based industry pros Tony and Sam’s approachable take on wine education. No pretentiousness. Want to learn about wine and have a laugh? This podcast is for you.  Wine and laughs are always had!    

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