Imagine this: A heady session with an indica-dominant strain leaves you glued to your couch but hungry for thoughtful conversation about myriad topics within the cannabis industry, legalization efforts and more. Fire up your electronic device of choice and tune in to this selection of podcasts that cover a vast spectrum of cannabis topics.
Bimonthly NPR-affiliated podcast “On Something” is based out of Colorado and explores the ways in which life has changed in the aftermath of cannabis legalization across the United States. Journalist Ann Marie Awad shares “the personal stories behind the political, legal and cultural effects of legalization.”
Biweekly podcast GrowCast is produced by experienced cannabis growers and features interviews covering everything from growing techniques to new science to cannabis in pop culture and the history of cannabis. Host Jordan Rivers sits down with ganjapreneurs, farmers, chemists, filmmakers and musicians.
The longest-running cannabis podcast in existence, “Getting Doug With High,” comes from early adopter and comedian Doug Benson. In addition to highlarious interviews with cannabis-friendly comedians—think Eric Andre, Sarah Silverman, Reggie Watts, Tommy Chong and Tiffany Haddish—regular segments include High History, Pot Topics and Pot Quiz Hop Shot.
Cannabis journalist Mary Jane Gibson and comedian Mike Glazer “smoke, snack, and swap tales about cannabis, comedy, sex, cooking, and pop culture” on their regularly updated “Weed + Grub” podcast. Expect interviews with icons like Jim Belushi, Ron Funches, Laganja Estranja and Buck Angel as well as cannabis company CEOs.
“Maria & Jane,” the self-described “#1 Podcast For Womxn In Cannabis Business,” features in-depth interviews with successful women working in the cannabis industry, offering insider news and interviews meant to equip female entrepreneurs with insight into the rapidly growing medical and recreational cannabis industries.