Pop Culture, Autobiographically. Join hosts Kevin O'Brien and Taylor Gonda as they discuss things that matter, e.g. music, movies, books, and TV. We talk to guests and each other about pop culture and its never ending impact on our lives.

Categories

general
Pop Culture

Archives

2014
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2013
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2012
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April

July 2014
S M T W T F S
     
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31

Syndication

Artist and Taylor's sister Kate Gonda stops by to talk about dressing like Peter Pan as a child, reading the books as a teen, and being frustrated with man-boys.

Direct download: Ep._113_-_Peter_Pan_w__Kate_Gonda.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 6:23 AM

Kevin and Taylor thought a minisode was long over due as they catch up on Kevin's travel, Taylor's existential crisis, and the pop culture that accompanies them.

Direct download: Mid_Summer_Minisode.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 6:44 AM

Comedian Kevin O'Shea joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about acting out The State sketches at summer camp, meeting some of the cast, and the show's influence on his comedy today.

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_112.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 4:00 AM

Owner of the Oriental Theater Scott LaBarbera joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about Trey Parker & Matt Stone's writing process, growing up Jehovah's witness, and the evolution of South Park

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_111.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 4:00 AM

From the Westword writer Ashley Rogers joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about surreal dream sequences, cry-dancing, and how a VHS box set made her the Twin Peaks girl in college.

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_110.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 11:39 AM

Comedian Allen Strickland Williams joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about the two Johns, goofy/dark lyrics, and the time he spent an entire cruise listening to They Might Be Giants.

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_109.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 9:00 AM

From the Buntport Theater Erik Edborg joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about building a friendship around a love of Queen, movie montages, and the real meaning of Bicycle Race.

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_108.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 7:44 AM

We were so excited to have Andy Kindler over to chat. He ran through a range of topic choices, all of which we had already done, until we landed on the Grateful Dead. Andy loves 'em, and he also loves talking drugs, lyrics, Leno, Scharpling and any number of ADD-induced topics. We hope you enjoy!

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_107.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 6:00 AM

General Manager of Twist & Shout Records Patrick Brown joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about jazz purists, smack, and the diverse catalog of Miles Davis

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_106.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 9:17 AM

3 Cheers for Street Justice! Comedian/Dictator of Fun Josh Androsky hops out of the car and into the podcast to talk about getting thrown out of a karaoke bar, trying to one-up Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and how a good 'raoke set can make up for a bad stand-up set.

Direct download: These_Things_Matter_Episode_105.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 9:03 AM