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 069 - Matt Stone of Sea Wolf Clothing
1 day ago
For extended show notes and more pirate goodies, visit www.UnderTheCrossbones.com Matt Stone is the founder and head honcho of Sea Wolf Clothing and Buccaneer Board Riders. He's in the biz of making cool casual pirate clothes for pirate fans, tourists, and surfers. This talk goes in totally unexpected directions right off the bat. Matt's favorite pirate musician will surprise you. We'll talk about his deep (blood) relations to the Pirates of the Caribbean films, his background in high fashion (and the famous designer who told him to move back to California). Plus you'll find out which piece of clothing he thinks needs to go, but just won't die. Plus comedy from Prateek Srivastava and a song called "6AM" from Neil Hewitt. Today's show is sponsored by: Pirate Radio of the Treasure Coast - The best in pirate talk and music! Get to listenin'! Important Websites: Matt Stone - http://www.SeaWolfOnline.com http://www.bbrsurf.com Prateek Srivastava - http://www.prateekcomedy.com/ Neil Hewitt - http://www.neilhewittmusic.com You can get my latest comedy special, "Pretty From TheBack"at http://bit.ly/prettyfromtheback Additional Show Notes: www.UnderTheCrossbones.com/069 Support the show!: www.UnderTheCrossbones.com/support