Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 457! Our featured interview tonight is with pipe makers Michael Parks and Nate Rose about their exclusive project they are working on along with Les Wood for the Pipes2Smoke.com website, Commonweal Pipes. The pipes are all classic English shapes, all handmade, and production is limited to under 35 …

G. L. Pease Fillmore Tobacco
Fireside

I love surprises. A couple months ago, I pulled the rings on freshly minted tins of three experimental blends. These had come out of the press just days earlier, and had no time to settle before being sliced and tinned. They were fresh and young and interesting, but not yet representative of what they would …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 456! Our featured interview tonight is with Matthew Sanchez. Matthew has a bachelor’s in criminal justice, and is a Sheriff’s Deputy in San Diego, CA. After having seven shows with seven questions for seven experts, Matthew is our sixth in a series of novice pipe smokers that …

The Author's Edward's Pipes
The Pipe Pundit

This is a love story that dates to the 1950s and continues into the present. It has to do with A la Recherche du Temps Perdu, to call upon the great Proustian muse. Whether or not you translate the above to “Remembrance of Things Past,” or “In Search of Lost Time,” is, of course, a …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 455! Our featured interview tonight is with Benjamin Spence.  After having seven shows with seven questions for seven experts, Benjamin is our fifth in a series of novice pipe smokers that we pose seven questions to. At the top of the show we will have “Ask the …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 454! Our featured interview tonight is with Morley Surcon. He has fallen in love with pipe smoking, and collecting, and has been doing it for three years.  After having seven shows with seven questions for seven experts, Morley is our fourth in a series of novice pipe …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 453! Our featured interview tonight is with Ryan Bingaman. Ryan is a full-time fire fighter, and has been smoking a pipe for nearly three years. After having seven shows with seven questions for seven experts, Ryan is our third in a series of novice pipe smokers that …

Plum Pudding Special Reserve Flake
Pipe Tobacco Reviews

There’s a strange phenomenon happening around the world:  people are starting to come out of their post-pandemic stupors and panics and…gathering again.  This might serve as a cause for celebrations, but for those of us slightly less inclined to be social, the palpable excitement can be a little overwhelming.  What is rather nice to see …

Radio Talk Show

Welcome to The Pipes Magazine Radio Show Episode 452! Our featured interview tonight is with Robert Buczek. After having seven shows with seven questions for seven experts, Rob is our second in a series of novice pipe smokers that we pose seven questions to. At the top of the show, for our pipe parts segment, …

Charatan Supreme
Fireside

From a bunch of basket bargains to some very nice hand-made beauties, a great many pipes have passed through my hands over the years. I’ve always loved the hunt for the next member of the stable, and all the horse-trading along the way has done a lot to keep the fun alive. Many pipes, whether …