Posts Tagged ‘vegan’


Famed Author of Animal Liberation, Peter Singer

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

It was difficult to get an interview with Peter Singer. I finally got one for Ep. 7 of Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano! From his home in Australia, Peter discusses the basis for speciesism as noted in his famed book Animal Liberation, his pet X-lab rats and how to take on big government. Listen in Read more…

Vegan Butter? Faba Creators Aidan Altman and Andrew McClure

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Vegan Butter…what exactly is that? On Awesome Vegans, Faba Butter creators Andrew McClure and Aidan Altman join host Elysabeth Alfano via Skype to dish on the hows and whys of vegan butter, and if vegan butter just might save the world, and your waistline! Faba Butter will be available nationwide this June at Eataly locations. Read more…

LA Hottest DJ, Valida, on Music, Being Vegan, Bunnies and The Prom

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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Enjoy the podcast and video interview below, and SUBSCRIBE to Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano on iTunes and on my Youtube Channel, Elysabeth Alfano. LA Hottest DJ, Valida, joins Awesome Vegans host, Elysabeth Alfano, in her kitchen to dish on music, being vegan, bunnies, Earthlings and spinning for The Humane League’s Vegan Prom. Moby will Read more…

Moby on His Creative Process, His Life’s Work and the Vegan Prom

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Don’t forget to Subscribe to Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano on iTunes and YouTube. Awesome Vegans host Elysabeth Alfano joins incredible, Grammy-nominated artist, MOBY for an intimate conversation in his backyard. The two discussed everything from his newest album, Everything Was Beautiful, and Nothing Hurt, his creative process, his life’s work for animals, being vegan Read more…

Olympian Dotsie Bausch

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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SUBSCRIBE to Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano on iTunes and on my Youtube Channel, Elysabeth Alfano. The super-fast and super-cool Olympian, Dotsie Bausch joins me on Vegan Nation. Over some Beyond Meat Chicken Strips salad with hemp seeds and avocado, we dish on her deep fall after modeling to finding cycling and making it to Read more…

Ethan Brown, CEO of Beyond Meat

Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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SUBSCRIBE to Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano on iTunes and on my Youtube Channel, Elysabeth Alfano. SUBSCRIBE! Plant-based entrepreneur extraordinaire Ethan Brown, CEO and Founder of Beyond Meat, joins me on Awesome Vegans! We discuss the future of food, the basis for plant-based meat and Ethan’s philosophy around changing the world! Beyond Meat, which boasts Read more…

Sundance: Badass Joan Jett

Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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From Sundance, I had the chance to interview the pioneer, the survivor, the badass, Joan Jett. Along with Kevin Kerslake, the director of the film on her life, Bad Reputation, Joan tells of the obstacles for women in rock ‘n’ roll…then and now. Listen in! This pod is inspiring as much as it is informative. Read more…

Sundance: Director Ben Lewin, The Catcher Was A Spy, A Review of Lizzie & The Afterparty

Saturday, January 27th, 2018
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From Sundance, I interview director Ben Lewin of The Catcher Was A Spy movie, featuring Paul Rudd and Paul Giamatti, about the life of Moe Berg. I also interview actor Hiroyuki Senada, review the movie Lizzie starring Chloe Sevigny and Kristen Stewart, and dish on The Game Changers premiere after-party. Share This!

From Sundance, The Game Changers Movie Breaks Open the Myth About Meat

Friday, January 26th, 2018
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From Sundance, I sit down with ultimate fighter, James “Lightning” Wilks, former special ops, anti-poacher, Damien Mander, athlete and strongman competitor, Patrik Baboumian and former NFL player, Lou Smith, who break open the myth that meat is good for you in the movie, The Game Changers. Specifically, they explain in scientific detail that meat is Read more…