The Whole Hog Podcast

Rick Bragg Introduces Us to the Best Cook in the World—His Momma

Season 3 kicks off with the Pulitzer-Prize winning author on his new book and love of Southern food

The Whole Hog Podcast

A Year of Southern Culture

Season 2, Episode 6: Look back at the year in books, food, and music

The Whole Hog Podcast

On the Road with Jessica Lange and Julia Reed

Season 2, Episode 4: Listen in as the renowned actress and the G&G contributor relive their road trip through the Mississippi Delta

The Whole Hog Podcast

Rosanne Cash’s Arrow to the South

Season 2, Episode 3: The Grammy award-winning musician talks about the people, places, and stories that have shaped her music and her life

The Whole Hog Podcast

A Conversation with Lolis Eric Elie

Season 2, Episode 2: The New Orleans-born author and screenwriter offers insight on a range of contemporary topics


The Little Radio Station That Could

Season 2, Episode 1: The Whole Hog returns with a dispatch from WNCW in Spindale, North Carolina


The Amazing Life of Chuck Leavell

Season 1, Episode 8: The legendary keyboardist talks music, conservation, farming—and recalls his late friend and bandmate Gregg Allman


G&G’s Whole Hog Podcast

Listen to the brand new podcast from the editors and tastemakers of Garden & Gun

The Whole Hog Podcast

A Whistling Champion Reveals His Secrets

Season 1, Episode 7: Chris Ullman entertains in the Oval Office. Plus: Cooking supper with Steven Satterfield; learning the stories behind classic Southern songs

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On the Trail With a Master Tracker

Season 1, Episode 6: Dwight McCarter provides tips on surviving in the wild. Plus: Talking new music with singer-songwriter Brandy Clark

Arts & Culture

The Road to S-Town

Meet Brian Reed, the radio reporter behind the Alabama-set podcast everyone’s talking about

The Whole Hog Podcast

A Trip to S-Town, Alabama

Season 1, Episode 5: Host Brian Reed takes us inside the hit podcast—right down to the types of accents you’ll hear. Plus: Cooking with Duane Nutter

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Exploring the Mystique of Savannah

Season 1, Episode 4: Author Bruce Feiler offers a fresh look at the Georgia city. Plus: Sharing secrets on the perfect fried chicken; creating a new brand of Southern pastries

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A Quest to Find the Best Spanish Ham

Season 1, Episode 3: Cure master Allan Benton heads to Spain in search of hogs. Plus: Celebrating pit bulls with author Bronwen Dickey; exploring bluegrass’ new sound

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Digging Deeper Into Steel Magnolias

Season 1, Episode 2: Behind the casting of the legendary film. Plus: Talking whiskey with a master distiller; dabbling in modern-day outlaw country


The Story Behind Steel Magnolias, 30 Years Later

Season 1, Episode 1: Writer Robert Harling reveals how the play came to be. Plus: Exploring the finer points of bourbon punch; catching up with humorist Roy Blount, Jr.