Season 1

Dec. 12, 2019

Coinlist Co-Founder Andy Bromberg on the Downfall of the ICO, the Ris…

Andy Bromberg and Charlie Shrem discuss why ICOs died, screening criteria for good crypto projects, regulations, current state of token projects, new approach to crypto fundraising, security tokens, post-release token trade and uncertainty in the blockchain industry.

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Dec. 10, 2019

LIVE from SF: Kraken CEO Jesse Powell on a Decade in Crypto, Coin Lis…

Jesse Powell and Charlie Shrem discuss how tokens are listed, exchange security, capital efficiency, self-regulation & government support for crypto.

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Dec. 5, 2019

OG Dan Held on Launching ZeroBlock in 2013, 1st Bitcoin Price iPhone …

Dan Held joins Charlie to share his interesting experiences and opinions in the crypto sphere. He breaks the media stereotype of POW and talks about its efficiencies.

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Dec. 3, 2019

VP of the Democratic Party of Kosovo, MP Memli Krasniqi, on Starting …

Memli Krasniqi and Charlie Shrem discuss Kosovo’s maximum tax rate of just 10% and how its economy is in just 20 years now comparable to well established European economies.

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Nov. 28, 2019

OG Bitcoin Pioneer George Mandrik on Guns & Drugs, Anarcho-Capitalism…

George Mandrik and Charlie Shrem discuss working together at BitInstant, his experience with ASIC mining, and moving to,

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Nov. 26, 2019

Andreas M. Antonopoulos on How Bitcoin Defeats the System of Control …

Andreas M. Antonopoulos and Charlie Shrem discuss the 4th property of money, how Bitcoin defeats it, and corruption in the US political system.

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Nov. 21, 2019

Bitfinex CTO Paolo Ardoino on the 2012 Bitcoin Wild West of Hacks and…

Paolo Ardoino and Charlie Shrem discuss the 2012 Bitcoin Wild West, and how tokenizing debt is one of the greatest economic experiments in history.

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Nov. 19, 2019

CEO of AtomicWallet, Konstantin Gladych on Hacking Crypto Exchanges &…

Konstantin Gladych and Charlie Shrem discuss crypto exchange hacking, Libra love/hate, and why government shouldn’t tell us what to think of other nations.

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Nov. 14, 2019

Kris Marszalek of Hong Kong’s Renders Bitcoin More Feasibl…

Kris Marszalek and Charlie Shrem discuss the phenomenal growth of and the deep data insights user transactions show. As a financial and crypto expert Kris gives his view of how his products help bring privacy to traditional financial tools.

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Nov. 12, 2019

Bestselling Author, Critic, & Bitcoiner Michael Kimelman Walks Throug…

Michael Kimelman and Charlie Shrem discuss the criminal justice system and life in prison.

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Nov. 7, 2019

Vinny Lingham on the Economy Apocalypse and Anonymity vs. Privacy & E…

Vinny Lingham and Charlie Shrem discuss how Vinny’s creation of Civic Coin affects privacy and what’s the difference between privacy and anonymity. Vinny shares his critical points on entrepreneurship grit and how to be successful over the competition. Lastly, Vinny …

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Nov. 5, 2019

Bitcoin Embassy Atlanta CEO Jeffrey Tucker on Bitcoin and the Economi…

Jeffrey Tucker and Charlie Shrem for a conversation about trade policies that have resulted in iPhones being thrown in the garbage, transformation of economics throughout history, and predictions for the future of cryptocurrency.

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Oct. 29, 2019

Shapeshift Founder Erik Voorhees on Bitcoin Tribalism, Libra and How …

Erik Voorhees and Charlie Shrem discuss digital assets and why Erik actually loves Libra.

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Oct. 22, 2019

SFOX Exec Danny Kim Describes Bitcoin OTC, Custody, and how Instituti…

Danny Kim and Charlie Shrem discuss why he left traditional finance for crypto, how the trading space is evolving, and welcoming newcomers to the crypto revolution.

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Oct. 15, 2019

BnkToTheFuture Founder Simon Dixon on Bank Problems, Bitcoin’s Role i…

Simon Dixon and Charlie Shrem discuss Bank Problems, Bitcoin’s Role in Solving Them, and Crypto Innovation

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Oct. 8, 2019

BitPay Founder Stephen Pair Shares his Journey from IBM to Founding t…

Stephen Pair and Charlie Shrem discuss unique perspectives on Satoshi, the gorgeous simplicity of the white paper and how it gave rise to Bitcoin, using existing technology and coding language.

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Oct. 1, 2019

eToro Founder and CEO Yoni Assia on Financial Autonomy for the Masses…

Join Charlie and eToro CEO Yoni Assia, who at 25, founded the company that leveled the playing field for investors, eliminating the need for middlemen and giving regular people the tools to grow wealth.

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Sept. 24, 2019

Charlie Lee Talks Founding Litecoin and the Ultimate Altcoin Story Fr…

Charlie Shrem interviews Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, about Altcoins, Butterfly Labs, Ripple, and how crypto has changed from 2011 to today.

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Sept. 17, 2019

Charlie Talks to Crypto OG Bobby Lee — Founder of Bitcoin China and t…

Bobby Lee and Charlie Shrem discuss China’s unique and evolving relationship with Bitcoin

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Sept. 10, 2019

Indian Politician Rajeev Chandrasekhar on India’s View of Crypto and …

Rajeev Chandrasekhar and Charlie Shrem discuss how the crypto revolution is well underway, parallels between the 1980s early internet and early crypto, dealing with “anti-innovators,” the benefits of self-regulation before of government regulation, and how India is moving toward regulatory …

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Sept. 3, 2019

Blockstream’s Samson Mow on the Art of Trolling, the Bitcoin Civil Wa…

Samson Mow and Charlie Shrem discuss Bitcoin surviving China’s attempts to stifle it and the quirkiness of the crypto space.

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Aug. 27, 2019

Tenacious Innovator Amber Baldet on Leaving JP Morgan’s Blockchain Pr…

Charlie Shrem interviews Amber Baldet, a top 40 under 40 for leading JP Morgan’s blockchain program, founding Clovyr and being a leading thinker in the space.

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Aug. 20, 2019

Brian Hoffman On Leaving His Elite Government Job and How It Led to t…

Brian Hoffman and Charlie Shrem discuss leaving his elite government job to grow a startup.

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Aug. 13, 2019

Actress and Crypto Advocate Courtney Shrem Shares Her Unique Perspect…

Courtney and Charlie Shrem discuss diversity in crypto, how they met, and sticking by Charlie through prison and beyond.

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Aug. 6, 2019

Diary of a Made Man Ian Balina shares his family’s journey from a Uga…

Ian Balina and Charlie Shrem discuss how he and his family worked their way from remote village to amazing success.

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July 30, 2019

Alena Vranova From Communism And Casa To Crypto And Trezor

Alena Vranova and Charlie Shrem discuss how she discovered Bitcoin, her experience of communism’s fall, how mass surveillance culture pushes people to crypto, the birth of the first crypto hardware wallet, the true meaning of updates that will come “in …

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July 16, 2019

Lennart Lopin: from Buddhist monk to MarsCoin to building ByteFederal…

Lennart Lopin and Charlie Shrem discuss interplanetary commerce, communist East Germany, life as a Buddhist monk, and the promise of public blockchains.

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July 9, 2019

Casascius Coin Creator Mike Caldwell on making Bitcoin meaningful for…

Mike Caldwell and Charlie Shrem discuss luck and Bitcoin, Casascius Coins, and Creating cryptography projects like SwipeClock that solve problems.

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July 2, 2019

Untold Stories takes crypto’s pulse with Moe Levin, founder of the No…

Moe Levin and Charlie Shrem discyss how crypto challenges the norms to make the space stronger.

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June 25, 2019

Taylor Monahan, Founder of, Dives into Crypto’s Evolutio…

Join Charlie and guest Taylor Monahan, founder of, on a deep dive into along with crypto’s evolution and the quirky people in this space.

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June 18, 2019

Charlie and Best Selling Author Ben Mezrich Discuss Crypto History an…

Ben Mezrich and Charlie Shrem discuss Ben's new book Bitcoin Billionaires and the early days of crypto.

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June 11, 2019

Olga Feldmeier’s Tale of Jumping Ship from Her Big Bank Job for a No-…

Olga Feldmeier and Charlie Shrem discuss her journey from post Soviet Union Ukraine and its hyperinflation crisis to her meteoric rise through traditional banking, and her ultimate switch to crypto, including her role in the early days of Switzerland’s “Crypto …

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June 4, 2019

Brandon Goldman – Ideological Issues with Tokenized Debt & Whether or…

Brandon Goldman and Charlie Shrem discuss the issues with tokenized debt, what makes a good currency, whether or not Bitcoin is a religion, and how to deal with crypto burnout.

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May 28, 2019

Steven Nerayoff – Crypto as a Disruptive Technology & Governments Deb…

Steven Nerayoff and Charlie Shrem discuss how cryptocurrency is the most disruptive technology he's ever seen, and how the first time he ever bought Bitcoin was at gunpoint.

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May 21, 2019

Simon Dix – The Dangers of Storing Money in the Bank & Why Globalizat…

Simon Dix and Charlie Shrem discuss the risks of the banking industry, gold vs silver and why globalization isn’t necessarily a good thing.

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May 16, 2019

Galia Benartzi – Defining the Global Financial Order After WWII & Why…

Galia Benartzi and Charlie Shrem discuss global reserve currencies, the global financial order established post-WW2, why people can't just create money, growing up down the block from Steve Jobs, and why technology is the language of progress.

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May 16, 2019

J. Maurice "Wiz" – The Real Story of Mt. Gox & How to Become a Self-S…

Wiz and Charlie Shrem discuss the failure of Mt. Gox and Mark Karpeles’ criminal trial, how Bitcoin will take on Venmo, creating a better financial system, mining pools, and whether or not Bitcoin is bad for the environment.

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May 16, 2019

Arianna Simpson – Why Founders Shouldn't Think About an Exit & Becomi…

Arianna Simpson and Charlie Shrem discuss her time in Africa, why she left a high paying job at Facebook to become the third employee at BitGo, the "Bitcoin vs. Blockchain" argument, and why founders shouldn't think about the exit.

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May 16, 2019

Jered Kenna – An Ex-Marine Talks Early Bitcoin Mining & What Really H…

Jered Kenna and Charlie Shrem discuss living in Afghanistan and his transition back to the U.S., the turning point when crypto went from collaborative to competitive, and Jered's experiences with identity theft and losing 99% of his net worth.

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May 16, 2019

Pete Rizzo – Technology's Impact on Journalism & Crypto's Similaritie…

Pete Rizzo and Charlie Shrem discuss journalism and technology, crypto governance, Bitcoin maximalism, and why Pete lived in a van for a year.

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