Episode 73 | Dustin Chafin - Zoom Album 2020

This week our guest is a little bit country and a heaping help of rock and roll.  It’s Comedian Dustin Chafin (@dustin_chafin). Dustin has a new album out! Dustin Chafin Zoom Album 2020 and he came on Beer Man Beer to tell us all about it. In honor of Dustin’s 12 Years sobriety, we decided to drink non-alcoholic brews from Athletic Brewing Company (@athleticbrewing) in Stratford, Connecticut. Dustin tells us about living on Texas and New York City and being a long time Pittsburgh Steelers Fan. We Talk his signature Cowboy Hat and how he doesn’t want to be known as “The Cowboy Comic”. We hear how Dustin made the best of Covid changing Stand-Up comedy from live shows to Zoom shows and how The Zoom album has been one of the projects he’s most proud of. Plus we talk some of Dustin’s favorite bands, Who he would pick for a fantasy super band, His Show Dustin’s Vinyl where he discuses albums from his own collection, Working with Pete Homes on HBO’s Crashing. And some crazy stories from past comedy gigs and concerts including the time Dustin saved Jonny from getting dumped over in a Port-O-Potty.   Great time hanging with Dustin and enjoying some delicious non alcoholic beers from Athletic Brewing.   Dustin Chafin Zoom Album 2020 is available on Apple Music and Amazon Music.    Free shipping nationwide, order online. www.athleticbrewing.com for amazing non alcoholic beers.   Member of the @hoppedupnetwork & @ctbrewersguild   Drink Local | Support Local   SOLID | NOT SOLID: Athletic Brewing Co.   Stump Jump Autumn Brown | Seasonal non-alcoholic Brown Ale - Mild English hops ranging from crystal to midnight wheat - toasty and nutty to match the fall season | 0.3% ABV | SOLID   Athletic Pilot Program Single Hop IPA - Loral | 0.5% ABV | SSSSOLID   Athletic Pilot Program - Chocolate Cherry Stout | SOLID   Smooth Ascent - Rise | Need a lift? In collaboration with Rise Brewing Co., Athletic brings you the most uplifting brew they've ever made. You'll get coffee and roasted malt notes, along with raisin, mild chocolate, and sweet fruit. It finishes dry but not overly bitter. Perfect for that afternoon lift or early morning start. We won't judge.

31mg caffeine per beer. (Less than half a coffee) | 0.4% ABV | SIPPIN' SOLID

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Publish Date: 1/19/2021




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