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The Weekly podcast that dives inside the world of…

Inside the World of a TV Casting Director: A Conversation with Evan Majors (Rhythm + Flow, The Real World) - IP 160
Oct 9, 2019 • 59 min
In this episode, we chat with Casting Director Evan Majors who worked on the new Netflix series, Rhythm + Flow.
The Genius of Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Costume Designer Marci Rodgers - IP 159
Sep 26, 2019 • 64 min
Fresh off of the multiple Emmy wins for Fleabag and Killing Eve, we discuss our love of one of the smartest writer/director/actors in TV - Phoebe Waller-Bridge. We discuss the second seasons of Killing Eve and Fleabag,…
Inside the mind of a Hollywood Production Designer and Casting Disabled Actors – IP 158
Sep 11, 2019 • 64 min
In this episode we speak to Warren Alan Young, the production designer of some of the most visually captivating television shows and films. From Fargo to Strange Angel to American Crime to the upcoming film Harriet, Warren has been responsible for…
Inside the Mind of a Music Supervisor: A Conversation with Matthew Hearon-Smith - IP 157
Aug 14, 2019 • 59 min
A deep dive into what goes into selecting the right music for film and television.
Interracial Relationships in Pop Culture - IP 156
Jul 31, 2019 • 58 min
Why is it still rare to see a romantic relationship between a black man and a white woman on TV? Is Netflix more progressive depicting interracial relationships than other networks? How did the casting of a Cheerios commercial ignite a racist backlash? In…
Movie Trailers: An Insider’s Guide to How They’re Made - IP155
Jul 17, 2019 • 58 min
An Inside Look Into How Movie Trailers are Made.
Other Boys NYC: Queer Men of Color doc series, Andre 3000 - IP 154
Jun 26, 2019 • 38 min
We interview the co-creator of Other Boys NYC, the doc series that explores the lives of queer men of color in New York City. Plus, we celebrate the genius of Andre 3000’s guest verses.
Rebellion! Stonewall on MSNBC, Split Screens Festival, Handmaid’s Tale, Queen Sugar, When They See Us & Late Night - IP 153
Jun 12, 2019 • 59 min
We celebrate Pride month with a conversation with the producers behind the MSNBC documentary special- Rebellion! Stonewall. Plus reviews of Queen Sugar, Handmaid’s Tale, When They See Us and Late Night.
Killing Eve & Fleabag: The Worlds of Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Costume Design of She’s Gotta Have It, Netflix’s Special - IP 152
May 29, 2019 • 64 min
We review the second seasons of Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s TV series Killing Eve and Fleabag and interview Marci Rodgers the costume designer for She’s Gotta Have It.
Game of Thrones: The Bells, Tribeca Film Festival premiere of ‘Only’ – IP 151
May 15, 2019 • 71 min
We recap and review Game of Thrones’ penultimate episode,The Bells and interview Takashi Doscher, the writer and director of Only, a film starring Freida Pinto and Leslie Odom Jr. which just premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Game Of Thrones: The Long Night, Avengers: Endgame, Tribeca Film Festival - IP 150
May 1, 2019 • 54 min
We discuss Game of Thrones: The Long Night, Avengers: Endgame, The Tribeca Film Festival and the new Wu-Tang Clan doc.
Game of Thrones Season 8 Premiere, Guava Island - IP 149
Apr 17, 2019 • 51 min
We recap the season 8 premiere of Game of Thrones and review Donald Glover’s new film, Guava Island.
Inside the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony - IP 148
Apr 3, 2019 • 54 min
This week we interview music journalist Brian Ives who shares everything that went down at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony last Friday night.
A Conversation with the director of American Horror Story, Mayans M.C., and Raising Dion - IP 147
Mar 20, 2019 • 62 min
We speak with a director who has helmed episodes of some of television’s most popular series. Plus a review of music group Khruangbin and Sean counts down his favorite female bassists.
The Hollywood Apology Trend & Inside Pop Quiz: Oscars Edition - IP 146
Feb 20, 2019 • 52 min
The Hollywood Apology Trend and Oscar Predictions and Trivia.
Inside the Production Design of Fargo, American Crime, Strange Angel + Casting Disabled Actors - IP 145
Feb 6, 2019 • 64 min
A revealing interview with the production designer of Fargo, American Crime, Strange Angels and more!
Oscar Nominations - IP 144
Jan 23, 2019 • 43 min
We analyze the nominations for the Oscar Awards.
Winter 2019 Pop Culture Preview - IP 143
Jan 9, 2019 • 44 min
We kick off the new year with a special Winter Preview edition of the Inside Pop Quiz! Sean tests Amita’s knowledge of major upcoming releases in TV, Music and Movie. Play along and see how much you know (and how much you find out) about some of the…
2018 Best Movie Moments and Entertainers of the Year - IP 142
Dec 26, 2018 • 59 min
We celebrate our top movie moments from 2018 and name our entertainers of the year.
The Best Television & Music of 2018 - IP 141
Dec 12, 2018 • 67 min
We celebrate and appreciate the absolute best Television and Music of 2018!
Inside the World of a TV Casting Director: A Conversation with Evan Majors (Rhythm + Flow, The Real World) - IP 140
Nov 28, 2018 • 59 min
Inside the world of TV casting with Evan Majors, the casting producer of the new Netflix series, Rhythm + Flow.
Movie Trailers: An Insider’s Guide to How They’re Made – IP139
Nov 14, 2018 • 58 min
A look inside the process of making memorable movie trailers. Plus new music from Riz MC.
Interracial Relationships in Pop Culture – IP 138
Oct 31, 2018 • 58 min
We discuss the history of Interracial Relationships in Pop Culture.
Women in the Director’s Chair: A Conversation with Queen Sugar’s DeMane Davis – IP 137
Oct 17, 2018 • 62 min
We speak with DeMane Davis, the director of the hit OWN series Queen Sugar.
Netflix Goes for the Oscar, How to Watch a Movie, Jose James Covers Bill Withers – IP 136
Oct 3, 2018 • 46 min
What is Netflix willing to do to win an Oscar?
Music Matters: An Interview with Music Supervisor Matthew Hearon-Smith- IP 135
Sep 19, 2018 • 59 min
Our guest, music supervisor Matt Hearon-Smith discusses how music is selected and used in Film and TV.
Fall TV Preview & Primetime Emmy Predictions with Norman Baker - IP 134
Sep 4, 2018 • 51 min
Fall Television Preview and Emmy Special with Norman Baker.
Shining a Light on Cinematography: A Conversation with Graham Willoughby - IP 133
Aug 22, 2018 • 55 min
The DP of Won’t You Be My Neighbor? shares the secrets of cinematography with Amita and Sean.
The (Immediate) Future of Television: Highlights from the TCA Press Tour - IP 132
Aug 8, 2018 • 48 min
Highlights from the 2018 Television Critics Association Press Tour.
Highlights from San Diego Comic Con, Aquaman, Jacob Banks - IP 131
Jul 25, 2018 • 55 min
Live from Comic Con, inside info on Aquaman and Jacob Banks.
Behind the Scenes at DreamWorks with Tony Ducret, The Handmaid’s Tale, Barry, Love Is ___ IP 130
Jul 11, 2018 • 52 min
Developing Scripts in Hollywood, The Handmaids Tale, Barry, Love is_, Jacob Banks
Strong Black Lead, Sense8 Series Finale - IP 129
Jun 27, 2018 • 40 min
Netflix’s Strong Black Lead and Sense8 Finale.
Luke Cage Season 2, Won’t You Be My Neighbor - IP 128
Jun 20, 2018 • 42 min
We review the new season of Luke Cage and the new Mr. Rogers documentary.
Queer Eye Season 2, LGBTQ Pop Culture - IP 127
Jun 13, 2018 • 36 min
Queer Eye, Queer Pop Culture
Pose, Kanye West, Roseanne Cancellation - IP 126
Jun 6, 2018 • 46 min
Our week in pop culture includes Kanye West, Pose, Roseanne, My House.
Queen Sugar Season 3 Premiere - IP 125
May 30, 2018 • 62 min
We discuss the Queen Sugar Season 3 Premiere with its director, DeMane Davis.
Deadpool 2, Janet Jackson at the Billboard Awards, Vulture Festival – IP 124
May 23, 2018 • 48 min
Deadpool 2, Vulture Festival, Janet Jackson.
TV Cancellations, Andre 3000, Florence + The Machine, Aggretsuko - IP 123
May 16, 2018 • 43 min
This week, we’re talking about the recent announcement of - which shows were chopped (Quantico, Rise) and which ones were surprisingly revived by another network (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Last Man Standing?!) and the one show that Sean may just start a…
Childish Gambino’s “This Is America”, Big Screen vs Living Room films - IP 122
May 9, 2018 • 49 min
Childish Gambino, Big Screen V. Small Screen,
Avengers: Infinity War, Janelle Monae’s Dirty Computer, Tribeca Film Festival, Kanye West- IP 121
May 2, 2018 • 50 min
An inside look into Avengers, Janelle Monae, Kanye West and Tribeca Film Festival.
Westworld Season 2, My House on Viceland, Tribeca Film Festival 2018, Rhye - IP 120
Apr 25, 2018 • 47 min
Westworld returns and Tribeca Film Festival return , My House premieres on Viceland.
Beyonce at Coachella, Kendrick Lamar wins the Pulitzer, Scandal Signs Off - IP 119
Apr 18, 2018 • 38 min
Beyonce at Coachella + Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize + Shonda Rhimes’ Television Legacy = Black Overachieving Excellence!
Cardi B’s Invasion of Privacy, A Quiet Place, Saturday Night Live, Pink – IP 118
Apr 10, 2018 • 41 min
Cardi B debuts, A Quiet Place scares and Pink flies.
Spring Preview 2018, Max Fun Drive – IP 117
Apr 4, 2018 • 75 min
The best TV, Film and Music to anticipate this Spring!
RuPaul’s Drag Race, Deadpool 2 Trailer, Lena Waithe in Vanity Fair - IP 116
Mar 28, 2018 • 40 min
Drag Race, Deadpool and Lena Waithe in Vanity Fair.
Atlanta Season 2, Avengers: Infinity War trailer, Saturday Night Live, Wolverine Podcast– IP 115
Mar 21, 2018 • 39 min
Reviews of Atlanta Season 2, Avengers Infinity War trailer, Saturday Night Live and the Wolverine podcast.
A Wrinkle in Time, Jessica Jones, Sade, Meshell Ndegeocello, Carousel, Vulfpeck - IP 114
Mar 13, 2018 • 44 min
Reviews of A Wrinkle in Time, Jessica Jones and new music by Sade and Meshell Ndegeocello
Oscars 2018 Special – IP 113
Mar 5, 2018 • 40 min
We discuss the highlights of Oscars 2018.
Queer Eye: An Interview with Queer Eye Producer James Barker – IP 112
Feb 28, 2018 • 43 min
Our interview with Queer Eye producer James Barker tells you everything you wanted to know about Netflix’s new hit series.
Black Panther Box Office records, Janelle Monae, Musicians turned Actors, Vulfpeck - IP 111
Feb 21, 2018 • 42 min
Black Panther breaks box office records and Janelle Monae teases a new album. Plus the Big Sell!
Black Panther Special, Hamilton’s Hamildrops - IP 110
Feb 16, 2018 • 40 min
Everything you need to know about Marvel’s Black Panther!
Super Bowl, Justin Timberlake, This Is Us - IP 109
Feb 7, 2018 • 48 min
The Super Bowl, Justin Timberlake, This Is Us.
Oscar Nominations, Black Panther, Kelela - IP 108
Jan 24, 2018 • 35 min
All about the Oscar nominations: the deserving, the unworthy and the snubs. Plus Kelela and making sense of Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri,
#TimesUp, Golden Globes, Justin Timberlake, Kendrick Lamar, Sza, Cardi B, Bruno Mars – IP 107
Jan 10, 2018 • 36 min
We debate the effectiveness of the #TimesUp movement at the Golden Globes and review new music by Kendrick Lamar, Sza, Cardi B, Bruno Mars and Justin Timberlake.
Black Mirror, The Chi, Forgotten Films of 2017 with Dave Karger, Pop Culture Resolutions – IP 106
Jan 3, 2018 • 60 min
We review new episodes of The Chi and Black Mirror, speak to entertainment correspondent Dave Karger about the forgotten films of 2017, share our pop culture resolutions and present the first Big Sell of the new year!
Best Movie Performances of 2017 - IP 105
Dec 20, 2017 • 46 min
We rank the best film performances of 2017.
Best Music of 2017 - IP 104
Dec 13, 2017 • 57 min
We discuss the very best albums, singles and concerts of the year!
Best of TV 2017 - IP 103
Dec 6, 2017 • 85 min
We count down the top 10 very best shows of 2017 and we also take time to mention the TV shows we wish we checked out and the ones we regret watching.
Life Defining Music, National African American Museum - IP 102
Nov 29, 2017 • 56 min
We discuss the music that has defined pivotal moments in our lives and Sean shares his experience visiting the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Plus a preview of our big year end episodes!
Janet Jackson State of the World Tour, Top Female Friendships in Pop Culture, John Legend - IP 101
Nov 22, 2017 • 46 min
We give our completely non-objective review of Janet Jackson’s State of the World tour, discuss the top female friendships in Pop Culture and review John Legend’s cover of the Joni Mitchell classic, “Woodstock.”
Interview with Dee Rees & Charles King of Mudbound, 100th Episode, Inside Pop Quiz - IP 100
Nov 15, 2017 • 57 min
On our 100th episode we interview filmmakers Dee Rees & Charles King about their new film, Mudbound.
Thor: Ragnarok, N.E.R.D & Rihanna “Lemon”, Sexual Harassment in Hollywood – IP 99
Nov 7, 2017 • 56 min
We discuss the new N.E.R.D & Rihanna collab “Lemon; Thor: Ragnarok, Kevin Spacey and the new George Michael documentary.
Stranger Things 2 premieres, 2 Years of Inside Pop, Produced By NY, BigSell30 Wraps - IP 98
Nov 1, 2017 • 41 min
We review Stranger Things 2, share stories from the Produced By NY conference, celebrate our 2 year anniversary and wrap up our BigSell30 Day challenge.
Best Fall Movies, Big Sell 30 - IP 97
Oct 25, 2017 • 31 min
We discuss the best movies of the Fall so far including Call Me By Your Name, The Florida Project and Wonderstruck. And we serve up more pop culture recommendations as the Big Sell 30 Day Challenge continues.
Cover Songs, Fall TV mid-season Check, #BigSell30 - IP 96
Oct 18, 2017 • 51 min
A deep dive inside the week’s most interesting Pop Culture including the best cover songs ever and a Fall mid-season TV check-in.
Blade Runner 2049, Riz Ahmed, Vegas Baby documentary, Big Sell 30 – IP 95
Oct 11, 2017 • 57 min
This week we dive inside Box Office Busts, a bold new doc and #BigSell30 is underway! First up, Sean and Amita examine why the highly anticipated, sure fire hit Blade Runner 2049 actually failed at the box office. Why did the masses stay…
Favorite Pop Culture Families, Queen Sugar Interview Part 2, Tom Petty, Big Sell 30 – IP 94
Oct 4, 2017 • 54 min
It’s a family Affair this week on Inside Pop! We start off with a discussion of our favorite pop culture families - both real and fictional including The Jacksons, The Fischers, The Pearsons and The Knowles Sisters (Beyonce AND Solange). Then…
Star Trek: Discovery premieres, Battle of the Sexes, Queen Sugar Interview - IP 93
Sep 27, 2017 • 60 min
The Fall season is already delivering on its promise of bringing us prestige, platinum perfect pop culture and we’re all over it! First up, Sean reviews the premiere of Star Trek: Discovery while teaching Amita some Trek etiquette in the process….
Best New Music, Emmy Awards Recap, Big Sell 30 Announcement - IP 92
Sep 20, 2017 • 51 min
We’re donning our imaginary capes to bring you the very best of a very busy Pop Culture week! First, we chat new music from Sam Smith, Miguel and Mavis Staples. Then, the Emmy Awards were awarded on Sunday night and we discuss how overwhelmed and…
Emmy Predictions, Insecure Finale Recap, It Review - IP 91
Sep 13, 2017 • 47 min
This episode is hella full with the very best of a great week in pop culture! Don’t hand in that Emmy office pool ballot until you listen to our ‘100% guaranteed to be right’ Emmy predictions. We’ll let you know the actors and series that will win…
Fall TV, Movie & Music Preview - IP 90
Sep 6, 2017 • 48 min
We put away our white shoes and are previewing some of the upcoming Film, TV and Music we’re looking forward to this Fall! There’s an overwhelming amount of pop culture coming out in the next few months, but we’ll help you select the best of the best…
Game of Thrones Finale: The Dragon and the Wolf; Pop Culture in NYC, Miguel’s ‘Sky Walker’ – IP 89
Aug 30, 2017 • 57 min
It’s all about our two favorite places on this week’s episode; New York City and …Westeros! We recap the Game of Thrones season seven finale, “The Dragon and the Wolf,” and celebrate the Stark Siblings’ team work, analyze the Kings Landing…
Game of Thrones: Beyond the Wall, The Defenders Ep 1 Review, Bosco - IP 88
Aug 23, 2017 • 39 min
This week we recap Game of Thrones: Beyond the Wall and review the first episode of The Defenders. In our weekly Big Sell segment we pitch a new song by Bosco featuring St. Beauty and a political protest by a group of artists.
Game of Thrones: Eastwatch recap; Luke Cage Showrunner Cheo Hoadari Coker interview – IP 87
Aug 16, 2017 • 53 min
We look forward and backward and completely nerd out this week! First up, we recap the latest Game of Thrones episode, “Eastwatch” and look ahead to how these tangled plot lines may play out. Is Cersei Lannister with child? Will Lord Baelish put his…
Game Of Thrones: The Spoils of War, Queen Sugar mid-season 2 finale, Detroit reactions, The Suffers – IP 86
Aug 9, 2017 • 56 min
This week, we have a spoiler FILLED discussion about the latest episode of Game of Thrones (You’ve been warned!) Reunions, Deaths (?) and Dragons- oh my! Plus, we discuss the mid-season finale of one of our favorite shows- Queen Sugar and…
New Music Videos; South Asian Interracial Relationships in TV & Film - IP 85
Aug 2, 2017 • 53 min
This week we discuss the film, television, music AND music videos that have grabbed our attention! First up, we highlight some of our favorite new music videos from Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar and Grimes featuring Janelle Monae. These artists are creating…
Comic-Con Trailers, Insecure Season 2, An Inconvenient Sequel, Way Into Idris Elba, Atlanta - IP 84
Jul 26, 2017 • 54 min
We’ve had a busy pop culture filled week- starting with an exclusive screening of An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power followed by a Q&A with Former Vice President Al Gore! We weren’t sure if we should bow or curtsy upon seeing him on stage….
Game of Thrones Returns, Emmy Nominations, A Wrinkle in Time, Best Music of 2017 – IP 83
Jul 19, 2017 • 56 min
Join us and raise a glass to toast the return of Game of Thrones - but before you take a swig just make sure you’re not on Arya’s sh*t list! On this episode of Inside Pop, we dissect the Season 7 premiere of Game of Thrones which has us talking about…
Jay Z’s 4:44, Best TV of 2017, Bishop Briggs - IP 82
Jul 12, 2017 • 54 min
This week, Inside Pop dives into Jay-Z’s new album 4:44- we discuss some of the personal issues he revealed in his lyrics along with his evolution from his first album to now. We then discuss other artists who have bared their soul through music and…
Spiderman: Homecoming, Best Movies of 2017 (So Far), Summer Blockbusters, Miguel - IP 81
Jul 5, 2017 • 56 min
The holiday weekend is over but the fun is just about to begin! Take a deep dive inside the world of pop culture and join Sean David Johnson and Amita Patel as they celebrate their debut episode on Maximum Fun! Who are Amita and Sean? I mean who…
The Big Sick, Top LGBT TV Characters, TLC - IP 80
Jun 28, 2017 • 54 min
This week, Amita discusses the new film, The Big Sick, written and starring Kumail Nanjiani. Will it be the sleeper hit of the summer? Then, in honor of Pride Month, we revisit one of our favorite countdowns- our Top 3 LGBT Television Characters -…
Big Announcement, Alabama Shakes - IP 79
Jun 21, 2017 • 10 min
This week we’ve got a big announcement in a short episode. After we share some exciting news about our podcast, we bring you Amita’s review of Sean’s last Big Sell, Alabama Shakes new/old song, “Killer Diller Blues.” After her review, Amita big sells…
Wonder Woman, Master of None, Tickling Giants, Sense8 - IP 78
Jun 7, 2017 • 40 min
This week- we dive into the world of pop culture with: Wonder Woman - Amita gives her reaction and we discuss the film’s record breaking box office. Master of None - We can’t get enough of the Season 2 and talk about Aziz Ansari…
Game of Thrones, Spiderman: Homecoming, Cannes Film Festival, Wonder Woman, American Gods, Hype Songs - IP 77
May 31, 2017 • 53 min
This week, we are jam packed with everything you need to know about the latest in pop culture! We start off with a roundup of new trailers for Game of Thrones and Spiderman: Homecoming- do they live up to the hype? And speaking of hype- we discuss our…
Twin Peaks, Chris Cornell, Alien Covenant, Black Mirror – IP 76
May 24, 2017 • 39 min
It is happening again! That’s right - we are back with another episode covering the most interesting pop culture of the week. Our topics this episode include: Twin Peaks returns and Sean attempts to make sense of David Lynch and Mark Frosts’ deep,…
Master of None S2, Twin Peaks, Scandal Ends - IP 75
May 17, 2017 • 49 min
Let’s Rock! This week we react to the first four masterful episodes of Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang’s, Master of None. Amita shares the particular joy that comes with watching this South Asian auteur do his his thing! Then we explain why watching the…
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Sense8, The Dark Tower, The Defenders, South Asians on TV & Film, Broadway, Game of Thrones – IP 74
May 10, 2017 • 46 min
The May pop culture hot streak continues so we discuss the release of the trailers for the highly anticipated film adaptation of the Stephen King series, The Dark Tower; and The Defenders on Netflix. Then, Amita gives her immediate (and…
DJ Khaled, Chance the Rapper, The Handmaid’s Tale, Mary J. Blige, Prince & The Revolution, Jonathan Demme, Gorillaz - IP 73
May 3, 2017 • 45 min
The Pop Insiders never lie! As promised - May is lit and in this episode we dive into the unbearable ‘litness’ of pop culture in its first week. We discuss: DJ Khaled’s new song of the summer contender, “I’m the One”. We review the song and…
May Pop Culture Preview, Tribeca Film Festival, DJ Spinna - IP 72
Apr 26, 2017 • 41 min
This week, we preview the upcoming pop culture that we’re most looking forward to in May. From Master of None to Twin Peaks, Alien: Covenant to Guardians of the Galaxy, Gorillaz and The Billboard Music Awards- we’ll tell you why this is the pop…
The Last Jedi, Kendrick Lamar, MTV Movie & TV Awards, A Tribe Called Quest - IP 71
Apr 19, 2017 • 47 min
In this episode we’re focusing on some of the major pop culture releases of the month! The trailer for the latest installment of the Star Wars series- The Last Jedi- was released and Sean gives an in depth analysis of the themes of this…
The Walking Dead, Big Little Lies, Prince, Kendrick Lamar - IP 70
Apr 5, 2017 • 38 min
This week, we achieve the impossible- we discuss the finales of The Walking Dead and Big Little Lies without spoiling a thing! Our discussion focuses on the appropriate length of a season and the pros and cons of producing a series with an end in…
Top Fashionable Females on TV, March Madness Bracket Winner, The White Helmets - IP 69
Mar 29, 2017 • 55 min
We conclude our pop culture themed Women’s History Month segments with an interview with Esta Fiesta, host of the Poised N Polished podcast! We talk to Esta about her top 3 fashionable female characters on TV and discuss fashion and feminism. Next,…
Inside Pop Quiz, Amita’s Celebrity Husbands Bracket, Jorja Smith - IP 68
Mar 22, 2017 • 34 min
This week, we continue our special Women’s History Month segments with a female themed Inside Pop Quiz and Amita starts to narrow down her celebrity husbands in the Inaugural Inside Pop March Madness Bracket! You won’t believe who she picked….
Our Life Defining Divas, Fleabag, Preview of Amita’s Celeb Husband Bracket - IP 67
Mar 14, 2017 • 50 min
This time the Pop Insiders get up close and personal! In the second installment of our series celebrating Women’s History Month, we each share how three femalke musicians defined different periods of our lives. We discuss music from artists like…
Favorite Pop Culture Female Friendships, Tickling Giants Interview, Seinabo Sey - IP 66
Mar 8, 2017 • 63 min
In honor of Women’s History Month we’re kicking off a series celebrating some of our favorite depictions of women in pop culture. We start off in this episode with our countdown of each of our 3 Favorite Female Friendships. From Meredith and Christina…
Oscars 2017 Recap, Get Out, Sampha - IP 65
Feb 26, 2017 • 53 min
Dozens of hours spent in the dark have all lead to TONIGHT. Listen to hear our immediate reaction to Hollywood’s Biggest Night as we help you figure out WTF happened during the last minutes of the show!!! Bonnie & Clyde give La La Land the award…
Oscars Special - Predictions & Party Etiquette - IP 64
Feb 22, 2017 • 72 min
We have an extra special episode this week featuring not one, not two, but three guests to discuss the Oscars! Our podcast friends, Claudia Castillo and Matt McKee, hosts of Long Distance Popcast joined us for an Oscar Ballot Battle Royale-…
Grammy Awards 2017, Beyoncé, Adele, Prince, 24: Legacy, August Wilson’s Jitney - IP 63
Feb 13, 2017 • 55 min
We couldn’t wait until our usual Wednesday release to drop this special episode with our immediate reaction to the Grammy Awards! We pick out the real winners of the evening- from Adele and her impressive recovery during her tribute to…
Super Bowl, Lady Gaga, Kristen Stewart on SNL, DGA Awards, Abbey Lincoln - IP 62
Feb 8, 2017 • 55 min
Ok- so the Patriots won the Super Bowl, but the real headliner was the high flying halftime show by Lady Gaga! We give you our Super Bowl Recap including some of our favorite commercials, the amazing rendition of “America The Beautiful” by the…
SAG and PGA Awards, Black Mirror, Loving, Missy Elliott, Nile Rodgers, MILCK - IP 61
Feb 1, 2017 • 65 min
Awards season is in high gear and we have the latest winners from the Screen Actors Guild Awards and the Producers Guild Awards! We discuss the outspoken SAG winners who took the opportunity to speak out on current events in unique and inspirational…