Under the Crossbones - The Pirate Podcast
About This Show
Join comedian, musician, and pirate geek Phil Johnson as he explores the history and pop culture of pirates. Interviews with leading historians, actors, artists, writers, musicians, pirate festival organizers, and more.
From Captain Charles Johnson’s “A General History of Pirates” to JM Barrie’s Captain Hook to Errol Flynn’s swashbuckling cinematic adventures to Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean juggernaut, pirates have captured the world’s imagination for hundreds of years.
This show dives deep into the pirate community to talk to the people that bring the stories and history to vibrant life. You’ll also find they us that history of criminals and cutthroats to make the world a better place through charity work and a sunny outlook on life.
Whether you’re an old salt with your own cutlass or a someone who just thinks Johnny Depp looks cool with a braid in his hair, the colorful characters in Under the Crossbones are sure to take you away from your day to day and drag you kicking and screaming out to sea.
Most Recent Episode
Under The Crossbones 083 - Johnny Ringo of Code Rum
4 days ago
For extended show notes and more pirate goodies, visit www.UnderTheCrossbones.com Johnny Ringo is one of the partners in Code Rum. He'll tell us how he went from working in a rock quarry to doing event planning to being a treasure diver to ending up as a rum maker. We also get into what it takes to start a rum company and how they've made is really successful from the get go. Today's show is sponsored by: Pirate Radio of the Treasure Coast - The best in pirate talk and music! Get to listenin'! For videos, pictures, book links and more, be sure to click through to the full show notes. www.UnderTheCrossbones.com/083 Hear my new single "I Wanna Rock (Socially Responsibly) at https://roadsideattraction.bandcamp.com/track/i-wanna-rock-socially-responsibly Important Websites: Johnny Ringo and Code Rum: http://www.TheCodeRum.com You can get my latest comedy special, "Pretty From TheBack"at http://bit.ly/prettyfromtheback Additional Show Notes: www.UnderTheCrossbones.com/083 Support the show!: www.UnderTheCrossbones.com/support