The HourTime Podcast

HourTime is a weekly podcast about watches, watchmaking, and other cool stuff. It is hosted by Ariel Adams and John Biggs.


Along with us today is the 'Watch Matchmaker', Meehna Goldsmith from



Meehna lends her expertise on choosing the best watch to match your personality and the look you are trying to convey as well as supplying her input on the vintage vs. new watch debate.



Meehna has become internationally known and respected as a leading expert in luxury timepieces with a keen understanding of the market and emerging trends. Both luxury timepiece buyers and sellers regularly seek her advice and opinions. 


Direct download: hourtimeshow-261728-12-22-2010_pshow_420157.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 3:40pm EST

HourTime is a weekly podcast about watches, watchmaking, and other cool stuff. It is hosted by Ariel Adams and John Biggs.

Direct download: hourtimeshow-261546-12-20-2010_pshow_420050.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:39pm EST

In this episode we speak about the Ralph Lauren, Ludovic Ballouard & the Perrelet TURBINE XL. 
Direct download: hourtimeshow-259746-12-03-2010_pshow_418295.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 11:15pm EST

We talk about pretension and the best holiday watches.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-258990-11-26-2010_pshow_417679.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 4:16pm EST

A bit late, but today we interview Stephen Urquhart.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-258381-11-20-2010_pshow_417169.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:11pm EST

Everyone wanted an Invicta show and you have it.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-256408-11-08-2010_pshow_415216.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 10:24pm EST

We talk about why iPhone apps are a good/bad idea.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-255736-11-03-2010_pshow_414677.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 8:37am EST

We talk about precision, precision, precision.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-255054-10-28-2010_pshow_414154.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 8:00am EST

John Tries To Join The NAWCC 
Direct download: hourtimeshow-253719-10-19-2010_pshow_413228.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:10am EST

An interview with Stephen Hallock of MB&F.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-252896-10-12-2010_pshow_412659.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 7:49pm EST

This week we have a new audio ninja, Beau Hudspeth, who turned the show into pure honey. Let us know what you think!
Direct download: hourtimeshow-252088-10-05-2010_pshow_411947.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 8:56pm EST

This week we talk eBay Brands, Sinn, and F.P. Journe.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-251375-10-02-2010_pshow_411514.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 8:58am EST

We talk Seiko's e-ink watch, old styles made new, and unattainable watches.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-249089-09-16-2010_pshow_408816.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 12:05pm EST

This week we talk about Ariel's trip to Switzerland and how it's a good idea to eat the rich.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-248203-09-10-2010_pshow_408095.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 8:53am EST

This week we talk about a million dollar watch and the brand new bomb timer.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-245779-08-24-2010_pshow_406181.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:31am EST

This week we talk about Parmagiani, Liquid Metal, and Fakes.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-244984-08-18-2010_pshow_405567.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 1:29pm EST

Live from Monterey we ride in Veyrons and eat organic apples while talking about watches and more.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-244537-08-14-2010_pshow_405237.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 4:11pm EST

This week we rant about PR (sorry) and talk about some fun watches.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-242906-08-03-2010_pshow_403808.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 10:12am EST

All about watch collecting.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-240207-07-16-2010_pshow_401406.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 8:01pm EST

We talk about the new MB&F and Japanese watch styles.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-239435-07-10-2010_pshow_400621.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 3:39pm EST

This week we talk Hublot, Tissot, and the passing of Nicolas Hayek.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-237963-06-29-2010_pshow_358526.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 12:17pm EST

An interview with Carlos of Bell&Ross and a few choice timepieces are skewered.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-236960-06-22-2010_pshow_357632.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 10:40am EST

We talk about getting stabbed, attacked, and Seiko-ed.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-236127-06-16-2010_pshow_356680.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:43am EST

The boys hang out at JCK in Vegas, America's biggest watch show.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-235023-06-08-2010_pshow_355543.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 4:10pm EST

Kobold or KO-bold? Plus Breitling and Citizen
Direct download: hourtimeshow-233672-05-28-2010_pshow_354345.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 11:06pm EST

This episode we talk about JCK and JLC. Sorry about Ariel's side. He apparently recorded it in his bathroom.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-232237-05-20-2010_pshow_353519.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 10:34am EST

An Interview with Jeff Kuo of Xetum Watches.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-230084-05-07-2010_pshow_351962.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 7:55pm EST

The RGM Pennsylvania Tourbillon and Seiko's new CEO.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-229650-05-05-2010_pshow_351673.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 10:57am EST

This week we talk about the Essex Diver and a new Speedmaster
Direct download: hourtimeshow-228244-04-26-2010_pshow_350559.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 11:52pm EST

CostCo v. Omega, the Longines E-Shop, and more
Direct download: hourtimeshow-227319-04-22-2010_pshow_349876.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 11:51am EST

We discuss Bell & Ross, Eterna's sell out, and COSC certification.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-225913-04-14-2010_pshow_348949.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:45am EST

Worst of Basel and an Interview with RGM Watches

Direct download: hourtimeshow-224798-04-08-2010_pshow_348119.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:05am EST

This week the boys talk about Basel and John rants about Rolex.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-222743-03-29-2010_pshow_347014.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 5:56pm EST

An interview with David Freemont McCready from and Chat Rickicki from Chad the Watch Guy. I’m having some trouble getting the Mevio link up, but I’ll put it up shortly.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-220569-03-19-2010_pshow_346002.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 4:04pm EST

Ariel is getting ready for Basel and we talk collecting tips for you and yours.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-218740-03-10-2010_pshow_344914.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 3:04pm EST

Here is an edited version of our first call in show. We're working on the quality, but it was a lot of fun.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-217820-03-05-2010_pshow_344217.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 7:14pm EST

This week the guys talk about fashion watches and real watches, including an $80,000 monster by Richard Mille. Don't forget our call-in show on Friday!
Direct download: hourtimeshow-217408-03-03-2010_pshow_343987.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 10:17pm EST

This episode we talk about our favorite watch repair tips as well as some watch legends.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-215873-02-24-2010_pshow_343080.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 8:52am EST

The boys talk about watch collecting and two great boutique brands that are making a dent in the market.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-214628-02-17-2010_pshow_342404.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 5:49pm EST

Episode 13 - Pet Peeves and Mystery Watches
Direct download: hourtimeshow-212531-02-09-2010_pshow_340830.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 3:11pm EST

This episode we talk tourbillons, watch styles, and more news from SIHH.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-211167-02-03-2010_pshow_339934.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:28am EST

Ariel is back from Switzerland with news of new Panerais, Jaegers, and more.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-209830-01-27-2010_pshow_339125.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 8:45am EST

The boys talk about the most complex watch in the world, the ugliest watch in the world, and everything in between.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-207724-01-13-2010_pshow_337416.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 4:20pm EST

Ariel and John talk about Praesto watches, Project X Rolexen, and our hopes and dreams for 2010.
Direct download: hourtimeshow-206298-01-04-2010_pshow_336482.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 6:20pm EST