Episodes

  • Episode #32
    Not all leather goods are made equal and, in this episode, Tanner and Aneesh go over every process of a leather good to understand what goes into making a product that will last a lifetime. Is a Louis Vuitton bag worth it? Tune in to find out.
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    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Tanner is on a mission to make people understand and experience leather better. He blew up on Tik Tok and Instagram where he dissects leather goods to see if they’re worth it.
    You can follow Tanner on instagram @tanner.leatherstein
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  • Episode #31
    The best way democratizing art is perhaps to have it in public spaces and that’s a movement which has been gaining steam in India. In this episode Aneesh, Arjun and Priyansha discuss this along with what’s happening at the Mumbai Urban Art Festival and Sassoon Docks.

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    Arjun is a co-founder at St+Art India Foundation and Priyansha is the co-curator of Mumbai Urban Art Festival.

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    You can follow Arjun on Instagram @arjunbahl1
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  • Episode #30
    Most likely, your 30s will define the rest of your life. In this episode, Aneesh and Anupam discuss the financial planning for your 30s ranging from investment, buying or renting houses, credit cards etc.

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    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Anupam Gupta is a Chartered Accountant, author of the book 'The Wisest Owl' and is famously known for his podcast- Paisa Vaisa with Anupam Gupta. He started his career as a sell-side analyst in 1999 with CLSA, followed by HDFC Securities, and then Barclays. Some of this work eventually became material for the best-seller, The Unusual Billionaires (2016), India's first deep investigation into corporate greatness.

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  • Episode #29

    Can hypnosis and part life regression help you heal? In this episode we dive into how these not so conventional therapies can help with not only mental and physical healing but also overall well-being.
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    Anita Bhasin is a multimodal therapist based in Mumbai. She has treated hundreds of clients including Bollywood starts with a combination of hypnosis, past life regression and family constellation therapies.
    You can reach Anita Bhasin on [email protected]
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  • Episode #28
    What was originally going to be a guide to Air Jordan 1 became a free-flowing conversation about sneakers and the Indian landscape of sneakers. The episode includes suggestions on which Air Jordan’s to cop plus why the mids get hate from sneaker snobs.

    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Vedant is the founder of Mainstreet, one the most well known sneaker stores in India and a YouTube channel about sneaker culture. He is also one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians along with Aneesh.

    Find our guests on Instagram:
    Vedant Lamba @vedulamba

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  • Episode #27
    We list down 20 bars in Asia, from Bali to Gurgaon, Hanoi and Hong Kong, you get the picture, right?
    This is almost a ‘where bartenders or the industry folks love to drink’ kind of a conversation rather than a ranking.

    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Find our guests on Instagram:
    Gabriel Lowe @a_new_lowe
    Jesse Vida @jessejvida
    Somanna Muthanna @somannapm

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  • Episode #26
    Brewing coffee on an Aeropress is one the easiest and most practical ways of brewing great coffee at home or office. We couldn’t think of getting more suitable guests to talk about brewing coffee with an Aeropress than the Aeropress Championship winners. Yes, there’s a championship on how brewing coffee with this brewer and we deep dive into every aspect of brewing.

    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Mithilesh is the National Barista Champion 2022, India and also the first India National Aeropress Champion. Jaykrut won the 2018 India National Aeropress Championship.

    Jaykrut is a Coffee Trainer at Coffee By Di Bella. He is also the Mumbai Aeropress Champion 2018 and 2021.

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  • Episode #25

    Are we really designed to be vegetarians? Or are we missing a crucial part of the picture? Sangeetha Aiyer, Nutritionist and Founder of Rewrite Your Story discusses animal-based ketogenic diets and how the same not only have the benefits for weight loss but also for potentially reversing severe health problems.

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    Sangeetha is a nutritionist and the founder of a health service called Rewrite Your Story. She has personally transformed her own life through an animal based diet and now coaches others to achieve their health goals
    She can be reached on www.rewriteyourstory.in and you can follow her on Twitter @saaiyer.
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  • Episode #24

    This episode has the answer to a very common question - what’s good to watch right now? Aneesh and Svetlana discuss 5 iconic movies which you would find at movie festivals across the world, including 15 minute Hindi movie short film.
    Get a whole year of great films to stream at home and a free cinema ticket every week at just Rs 2499. Offer available for a limited time only.
    Log on to mubi.io/ivm to get this exclusive offer

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    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Svetlana Naudiyal is the Programming Director, Asia at MUBI.
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  • Episode #23

    Yes you read the title right. Turns out 99% people wear washed jeans while the other 1% is involved in the fascinating subculture of raw and selvedge denim. The episode deep dives into all aspects of jeans and why a pair should last you a lifetime.

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    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Shyam Sukhramani, an engineer by qualification, spent the first 17 years of his career at Levi Strauss & Co. In 2012, fairly tired of “washing jeans” – as he puts it – he decided to relocate to India. Shyam is the founder of home grown brand Korra Jean
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  • Episode #22

    In this episode of A Niche Thing- powered by Kotak Privy League Programme, Aneesh, Roshni and Yash discuss the state of fine dining in India and its evolution. This along with some trends, facts, rants and dining recommendations.

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    Roshni Bajaj is one of the most well-known food writers in the country and Yash Bhanage as the Co-Founder & COO at Hunger Inc, the group behind The Bombay Canteen, O Pedro and Bombay Sweet Shop.
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  • Episode #21

    In this episode Aneesh and Joe talk about how advanced phone photography has become and how we might be taking good pictures for granted. They also talk about their photography workflows and tips on taking better pictures.


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    Joe is one of the most well-known photographers in the country and a Sony Global Imaging Ambassador.


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  • Episode #20

    In this episode of A Niche Thing powered by Kotak Privy League Programme, Rayo breaks down the entire culture of car restoration which is largely driven by emotion, memories, nostalgia and the satisfaction of bring a car back to life. He also talks about the community and how approachable this hobby can be.

    Rayo is an advertising veteran who got into cars at the age of 18 and since then has fixed and restored many cars and been a part of the community which includes organizing vintage car rallies. His Instagram account is @rayostorations where he documents restoration projects.

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  • Episode #19

    Watches or rather horology is an immensely satisfying hobby and a thriving subculture. You might be surprised at how inexpensive and approachable it can be to get watches with some historic or cultural significance. In this episode of A Niche Thing powered by Kotak Privy League Programme, Aneesh and Rizwan talk about their recommendations for all budgets starting at under Rs. 10,000.

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    Rizwan is an investment banker, Lifestyle Influencer and a fellow watch enthusiast.

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  • Episode #18

    Perfumes and fragrances can transform your mood, bring back a memory and even boost your confidence. This episode explores the world of perfumes and why the sense of smell, or olfactory sensation is so important for us.

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    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Manan is the owner of Bombay Based Niche Perfume brand- Bombay Perfumery. Taking on his business skills from his family, Manan has been in the industry for several years now making a distinctive name for himself. Above all, his passion for perfume making makes for a separate intro itself!

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  •  #17

    Running a marathon can be intimidating. But with the right approach, one can achieve it. On this episode of A Niche Thing powered by Kotak Privy League Programme, Aneesh talks to ultramarathon runner Shibani Gharat. Shibani shares her journey of how she ran her first marathon, the mindset of a runner and what it actually takes to run a full marathon. This episode o is the only motivation you need to start your marathon prep.

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    Shibani Gharat is Associate Executive Producer and anchor with CNBC-TV18. She is an ultramarathon runner, a certified Marathon Trainer & a Sports Nutritionist. Above all, she is a powerhouse of energy and a sharp conversationalist.

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  • #16
    The Google Pixel 7 devices are finally here! In this episode Aneesh and Sahil discuss their hands-on first impressions, feature list, and if the Pixel camera prowess lives up to the hype.--
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    Sahil is the co-founder at Svami along with Aneesh and has daily driven Pixel phones since the launch of the Pixel

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  • In this episode, Aneesh and Ashdin talk about their experiences of intermittent fasting for years, from fasting for 18 hours to 5 days.

    While intermittent fasting (IF) has been gaining popularity for fat loss, it can impact insulin sensitivity, cell repair, and human growth hormone production.

    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Key takeaways
    IF as a lifestyle choice
    Fat loss
    Other health benefits
    IF protocols

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  • Rums are fascinating. From the origin and type of sugar to fermentation, distillation, blending and then ageing, every step makes a big impact. As a result, the world of rum is vast and perhaps a lot more interesting than whiskies at times. This episode explores the history, provenance and types of rums you should know and definitely taste!


    From being the global brand ambassador of Grey Goose to co-hosting Cocktail Kings on Discovery, Dimi is a known figure in the alcohol industry across key global markets.

    Arijit is a founder partner at Lovers Rum, Mr Jerrys Cocktails and Countertop. He has 18 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Previously he has been the Asia Pacific brand ambassador for Monkey 47 and ran Bar Tesouro in Goa.

    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb


    Key takeaways

    What is rum

    The origin of rum

    Sugarcane vs molasses rums

    Understand rum labels

    Tasting rum (can be more fun than tasting whiskies)

    How to make a great mojito

    Rum suggestions for you to try

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  • While iOS16 brings very noticeable changes to the iPhones, the new iPhone 14 and 14 Pro may not be worth upgrading for most users. The underrated surprise from the new Apple launches might just be the new AirPods Pro 2.

    Join us, as Aneesh and Nishant decode the features of the latest iPhone Pro and share what to expect if this is on your buying list!

    An all-around bon-vivant, Aneesh Bhasin is a commentator on all things cool and is one of GQ’s 30 most influential young Indians. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @aneeshb

    Nishant is the editor of Stuff & What Hi-Fi. He's one of the most influential technology and audiophile commentators in India.

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