Punch Up The Jam

Punch Up The Jam

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Every week, comedians/best friends Miel Bredouw and Demi Adejuyigbe attempt to fix a popular song despite absolutely no qualifications. PUNCH UP THE JAM is a show cataloging their descent into madness as they review, rewrite, and remix all the hits you love to hate, or just love (until they ruin it for you.)


78 - Poison (w/ Matt Belknap)
Jul 11 • 93 min
WRONG MOVE, YOU’RE DEAD, as in if you don’t listen to this episode with Matt Belknap (@mattbelknap - Never Not Funny podcast, Co-Founder of ASpecialThing Records) about Bell Biv Devoe’s “Poison” you will die, eventually, from natural causes, hopefully.…
77 - Kiss From a Rose (w/ Travis McElroy)
Jul 4 • 92 min
We punched up the TRUE national anthem with Travis McElroy (@travismcelroy - My Brother, My Brother and Me, The Adventure Zone podcasts). Is it drugs? Is it love? Are they the same thing? Seal will never explain his 1994 hit “Kiss From A Rose” and…
76 - Walking in Memphis (w/ Jesse David Fox)
Jun 27 • 88 min
Wait WHAT did the ghost of Elvis do in the jungle room?!? Jesse David Fox (@jessedavidfox - Vulture Senior Editor, Good One: A Podcast About Jokes) leads the investigation deep into the 1991 Marc Cohn classic, “Walking in Memphis”. What a gross lil ghost…
75 - Feel Good Inc. (w/ Julia Nunes)
Jun 20 • 76 min
Sha shaba shaka shaba! On this week’s episode (as picked by our Patreon listeners) we’re joined by Julia Nunes (@julianunes - musician, YouTuber) to discuss the absurd, virtual (and ephermerberal) lyricism of Gorillaz’s 2005 hit, “Feel Good Inc.!” (Or as…
74 - Believe (w/ Nicole Byer)
Jun 13 • 75 min
DO YOU BELIEVE that Nicole Byer (@nicolebyer - Nailed it!, Why Won’t You Date Me podcast) came through to absolutely bathe in Cher’s 1998 hit “BELIEVE” ?!? WARNING: this episode contains what can only be described as “power giggling” so listen…
73 - London Bridge (w/ Ben Siemon)
Jun 6 • 72 min
OH SH*T (are we allowed to swear in here?) Ben Siemon (@BenjaminJS - DuckTales, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) brings the perfect podcast energy to decode Fergie’s vaguely London themed, predominately alcohol themed, possibly pants themed? 2006 hit “London Bridge”.
72 - My Sharona (w/ Adam Conover)
May 30 • 78 min
*to the tune of My Sharona* AdAM ConOVER!!! Not sorry anyway Adam Conover (@adamconover - Adam Ruin Everything, Factually Podcast) comes by to unpack The Knack’s creepy classic, “My Sharona”. Disgusting… but does it slap?
71 - Jolene (w/ Fiona Landers)
May 23 • 67 min
We punched it just because we can!!! The dutiful duo examines Dolly Parton’s husband robbery anthem “Jolene” with Fiona Landers (@fionasings4u - UCB, Unicorn Store). Shoutout to Addie Weyrich and Megan Batoon for contributing vocals to this punch-up!…
70 - I’m Yours (w/ Jacquis Neal)
May 16 • 91 min
This episode has more twists and turns than a mraze!!! Infamous Mrazologist Jacquis Neal (@jacquisneal - Culture Kings podcast) brings the knowledge and positivity to the stüd to unpack Jason Mraz’s 2008 hit “I’m Yours” and …converts us into mrazholes? Or…
69 - Pony (w/ Kevin Porter)
May 9 • 101 min
We’re just a couple of bachelors, lookin for whatever part of the lower body is supposed to represent the different parts of the pony!! Kevin Porter (@KevinTPorter - Good Christian Fun, Gilmore Guys podcast) joins us for our 69th episode spectacular to…
68 - Space Jam (w/ Ben Mekler)
May 2 • 78 min
COME ON AND SLAM, WELCOME TO PUNCH UP THE (space) JAM. Writer/Director Ben Mekler joins DeMiel to discuss “Space Jam” from the movie “Space Jam” by the Quad City DJs (also if any scientists listen please confirm that we absolutely nailed Space Kaboom…
67 - Everytime We Touch (w/ Dan Telfer)
Apr 25 • 68 min
Mixed metaphors and rave lights galore!! Dan Telfer (@dantelfer - Mad Magazine, Nerd Poker podcast) comes by to help us dissect Cascada’s extremely-2005 eurodance thumper, “Everytime We Touch!” UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Everybody’s Happy Nowadays” by the…
66 - Only Time (w/ Ross Kimball)
Apr 18 • 82 min
ENYA?!?!? Actor Ross Kimball (@merosskimball - Mascots, Mastermind), brings the Pure Mood to the stüd to unpack the timeless (but actually released in 2000?) new age anthem, “Only Time” by castle queen Enya. Again, really wish I could apologize for the…
65 - Old Town Road
Apr 11 • 75 min
YEE-TO-THE-MOTHERFUCKIN-HAW!!!!! Today on the podcast, we’re doing something we’ve never done before, and punching up a brand new song that hasn’t even been out for a WEEK! We discuss the memetic culture of the internet, the changing state of the music…
64 - That Don’t Impress Me Much (w/ Caitlin Durante)
Apr 4 • 84 min
This week, on the most sex positive podcast operating under the guise of a comedy/music podcast, Caitlin Durate (@caitlindurate - The Bechdel Cast podcast) comes through to unpack Shania Twain’s monstrous hit, “That Don’t Impress Me Much”. Is the only…
63 - Take On Me (w/ LaToya Ferguson)
Mar 28 • 87 min
Spooky space spiders and superhero sound stings? What mysteries lie within a-ha’s 1984 pop hit “Take On Me?” LaToya Ferguson (A.V. Club/Uproxx - @lafergs) joins us to break down the story behind this Norwegian love (?) song. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Nothing…
62 - Sk8er Boi (w/ Kyle Ayers)
Mar 21 • 102 min
He was a boy, and she was a girl…. but still, let’s make it a liiiiitle more obvious. Kyle Ayers (Never Seen It Podcast, Boast Rattle - @kyleayers) joins us in the studio to discuss Avril Lavigne’s quintessential pop punk hit, “Sk8er Boi!” UNPUNCHABLE…
61 - Drops of Jupiter (w/ Edgar Momplaisir)
Mar 14 • 88 min
Fight us Neil deGrasse Tyson!!! Edgar Momplaisir (Culture Kings) brings his bible knowledge and shares his unironic love of Train’s adult contemporary classic “Drops Of Jupiter”. Miel declares war with science while Demi spits some bars (I’m not saying…
60 - There Is a Light That Never Goes Out (w/ Sean O’Connor)
Mar 7 • 76 min
Is Morrissey the greatest edger there ever was??? Sean O’Connor (@seanoconnz - Writer, The Late Late Show with James Corden) stops by the stüd to unpack the Smith’s emo anthem, “There Is A Light That Never Goes Out” and Demi does the greatest Morrissey…
59 - Africa (w/ Zach Reino and Jessica McKenna)
Feb 28 • 92 min
THE MOST REQUESTED SONG OF ALL TIME WITH THE FIRST EVER GUEST PUNCH-UP!? Who could be more qualified than Jess Mckenna and Zach Reino from Off Book: The Improvised Musical podcast!
58 - MMMBop (w/ Broti Gupta)
Feb 21 • 87 min
The delightful (and cherubic???) Broti Gupta (Friends from College, Speechless - @BrotiGupta) brings a serious case of the giggles to the catchiest existential crisis via children, “MMMBop” by Hanson. This episode cursed by Kelsey Grammer.
57 - Love Shack (w/ Amy Miller)
Feb 14 • 80 min
FUNKY LITTLE SHACK! Amy Miller (Who’s Your God podcast - @amymiller) helps make sense of the zestiest song of all time, “Love Shack” by the B-52s. I’m gonna kiss your dad!!!!
56 - Come on Eileen (w/ Griffin Newman)
Feb 7 • 103 min
Actor/comedian Griffin Newman (The Tick, Blank Check Podcast - @GriffLightning) comes all the way from New York JUST to discuss the tempo-less, key-change ridden pub anthem that is Dexys Midnight Runners “Come On Eileen.” Special GUEST PUNCH-UP by Henri…
55 - Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life) (w/ Jocey Coffman)
Jan 31 • 93 min
H.A.G.S!!!! Miel and Demi are joined by Jocey Coffman (Adam Ruins Everything, Lovett or Leave It - @joceydotcom) to punch up Green Day’s graduation (and… sarcastic?) anthem “Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life).” It’s a doozy.
54 - Send Me On My Way (w/ Griffin McElroy)
Jan 24 • 61 min
Today on the show, Griffin McElroy (My Brother, My Brother and Me podcast - @griffinmcelroy) stops by to help us dissect Rusted Root’s “Send Me On My Way,” live from PodCon in Seattle! UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Pristine” by Snail Mail, “Missed the Boat” by…
53 - Dirty Work (w/ Tawny Newsome)
Jan 17 • 91 min
Tawny Newsome (Yo, Is This Racist?, Supergroup - @TrondyNewman) joins the gang to unpack the ultimate dad jam, Steely Dan’s “Dirty Work”. Chess? Hollywood Video? Masturbation etiquette? The episode is as abstract as this description.
52 - You Oughta Know (w/ Jake Weisman)
Jan 10 • 95 min
I…want…you…to know that Jake Weisman (Corporate – @weismanjake) is ON THE SHOW!!! A supremely sexy yet angry episode absorbing the power of Alanis Morissette’s 1995 classic, “You Oughta Know” that will surely launch an investigation into Flea’s bass…
51 - A Year in Review (feat. The Most Ambitious Punch-Up Yet)
Jan 3 • 91 min
Looking back at a year of PUTJ, we answer listener questions about the show and debut the most insane punch-up possibly ever
BONUS EPISODE: Our Favorite TV Theme Songs (from Patreon)
Dec 26, 2018 • 45 min
We’re taking the week off, but in order to give you something to drown out your uncle’s justification for supporting that border wall GoFundMe, here’s an episode of the bonus podcast we release every monday for our Patreon listeners.
50 - Last Christmas (w/ Kevin Porter AND Anthony Troli)
Dec 20, 2018 • 93 min
It’s a Christmas Spectacular and mini Gilmore Guys reunion! Kevin Porter (Good Christian Fun) and fan favorite Anthony Troli drop by to help figure out why on gourd’s green earth Patrons chose “Last Christmas” by Wham!
49 - I Wish (w/ Mike Schubert)
Dec 13, 2018 • 97 min
Today on the show, Mike Schubert (Potterless, HORSE – @Schubes17) swings by the Punch Palace (a name I just made up and have given Miel no warning about) to discuss Skee-Lo’s wasteful 1995 hit, “I Wish!” This episode brought to you by Sun Basket and Quip!…
48 - I Write Sins Not Tragedies
Dec 6, 2018 • 79 min
Patreon picked it and Miel and Demi punched it, together! On a meta, riff heavy and guestless mirage of an episode, Miel and Demi finally tackle the widely requested Panic! At The Disco emo/alternative/pop-punk/who cares classic, “I Write Sins Not…
47 - Wannabe (w/ Grace Spelman)
Nov 29, 2018 • 95 min
Music obsessed Grace Spelman drops by to help Miel and Demi get to the bottom of the zig-a-zig-ah. It’s probably sexual. You’ve been warned.
46 - Too Close (w/ Horny Ben)
Nov 22, 2018 • 89 min
*THIS EPISODE IS SUPREMELY EXPLICIT, SEXY AND FUNNY LISTEN WITH CAUTION*
45 - Daughters (w Nick Kocher)
Nov 15, 2018 • 82 min
Should John Mayer apologize for his 2003 grammy award winning single, “Daughters”? Probably. Former John Mayer stan Nick Kocher (SNL, It’s Always Sunny, Britanick) joins to figure it out.
44 - Regulate (w/ Chris Cubas)
Nov 8, 2018 • 87 min
Today on the show, Chris Cubas (Cancelled – @chriscubas) stops by to break down Warren G & Nate Dogg’s psychopathic 1994 G-funk hit “Regulate!”
43 - Freek-A-Leek (w/ Dani Fernandez)
Nov 1, 2018 • 74 min
On a very sexy episode, Dani Fernandez (host, Nerdist, the Nerdificient podcast – @msdanifernandez) joins us to examine horny middle school dances, the crunk genre, Petey Pablo’s dick, sexual drug use, and eventually, the self-deprecating nature of Petey…
42 - Monster Mash
Oct 25, 2018 • 60 min
Today on Punch Up The Jam, we get dressed up like childrens’ monsters, take to the stage at UCB Sunset, and talk all about Dracula’s son Crick, the race of monsters, monsters having sex (a lot), and eventually, Bobby “Boris” Pickett’s 1962 holiday…
41 - That’s The Way It Is (w/ Eliot Glazer)
Oct 18, 2018 • 70 min
CELINE DION??? Listen: yes. Eliot Glazer (Broad City, You’re Making It Worse, Haunting Renditions) regales Miel and Demi with the Celine-isms as they try to figure out what is “that” and what way “is” it?
40 - Kokomo (w/ Jon Gabrus)
Oct 11, 2018 • 92 min
Is Kokomo a physical location, or a timeless, spiritual plane of existence in the perpetual Happy Hour of the mind? Jon Gabrus (@gabrus – High & Mighty, Raised By TV, Action Boyz) stops by to talk about his schoolchild memories of Kokomo, Sebastian the…
39 - Misery Business
Oct 4, 2018 • 78 min
Miel and Demi try to remember how to podcast after a month off to punch-up Paramore’s pop-punk classic “Misery Business”. Demi audibly eats fruit snacks it’s a wild one HIT THAT SNARE! UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “The Park” by Feist, “He Loves U Not” by Dream
Bonus Episode! Q’s AND A’s!
Sep 13, 2018 • 75 min
You sent in your Q’s, we brought some A’s. In a special non-format episode, Miel and Demi reveal how they met, their history making music and …monkey milk?
38 - L.A. Woman (w/ Paul F. Tompkins)
Aug 30, 2018 • 97 min
What is 70s rock music but drunken poetry set to a series of overlapped solos? On this week’s Punch Up The Jam, Paul F. Tompkins (Spontaneanation, Threedom, Bojack Horseman – @pftompkins) joins us to talk about CSI, quaaludes, Adam Sandler, baseball cap…
37 - Cowboy Take Me Away (w/ Christine Sydelko)
Aug 23, 2018 • 54 min
Is “Cowboy” a drug dealer with no teeth? In this fever dream of an episode, Miel and Demi are joined by YouTuber Christine Sydelko for the Dixie Chick’s classic, “Cowboy Take Me Away”. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Shoop” - Salt N Pepa, “Nick of Time” - Bonnie…
36 - Baby Got Back (w/ Andrew Ti)
Aug 16, 2018 • 99 min
Andrew Ti (@ANDREWTI – Yo, Is This Racist?) drops in to help Miel and Demi tackle the king of butt songs, Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back”. Sexism, racism and ooo Rumplesmoothskin! UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “I’m Not Going To Teach Your Boyfriend How To Dance With…
35 - A Thousand Miles (w/ Jon Cozart)
Aug 9, 2018 • 64 min
What secrets (and crimes) lie in your “precious memories?” Jon Cozart (@joncozart – Paint) stops by to help us make our way through the process of parody, Father Time, reasonable walking distances, the afterlife, Minority Report, and eventually, Vanessa…
34 - Nookie (w/ Jamie Loftus)
Aug 2, 2018 • 70 min
Cool adult Jamie Loftus (@jamieloftusHELP – Bechdel Cast, The Hacker Who Codes) joins to dissect the nu-metal classic, “Nookie” by Limp Bizkit. Featuring a VERY special punch-up by Miel’s actual musician brother, Henri Bardot! UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Wesley’s…
33 - Bust A Move (w/ Hrishikesh Hirway)
Jul 26, 2018 • 94 min
What exactly is the “move,” and how much guidance is Young MC willing to give when he tells us to “bust it?” We’re joined by Hrishikesh Hirway (@hrishihirway – Song Exploder, West Wing Weekly, Everything Sucks!) to talk about delayed gratification, hip…
32 - I Don’t Mind (w/ Eliza Skinner)
Jul 19, 2018 • 71 min
Eliza Skinner (@elizaskinner – Drop the Mic) joins Miel and Demi to figure out where Usher and Juicy J went wrong with their 2011 stripper love song, “I Don’t Mind”. Though the song may rife with fake claps and misguided male feminism, it does give Demi…
31 - Somebody’s Watching Me (w/ Mary Kobayashi)
Jul 12, 2018 • 68 min
Did Rockwell invent 2018 Sad Girl Twitter? Mary Kobayashi (@marykoco – John Levenstein’s Retirement Party) joins to unpack the not-so-secret Michael Jackson collab “Somebody’s Watching Me” by wannabe British man, Rockwell. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “The Power of…
30 - Teenage Dirtbag (w/ Dylan Gelula)
Jul 5, 2018 • 59 min
Listening to Iron Maiden does a dirtbag make? Dylan Gelula (@dylangelula – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) helps Miel and Demi try to make sense of the incel fantasy rock anthem, “Teenage Dirtbag” by Wheatus. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Like A Surgeon” by Weird Al,…
29 - The Star-Spangled Banner
Jun 28, 2018 • 72 min
Today on Punch Up The Jam, we talk about dog dicks, mountains, Miel’s alternate ideas for money, updating the Statue of Liberty, fireworks vs. rockets, and eventually, Francis Scott Key’s 19th-century ode to a wavy legend, “The Star-Spangled Banner!” This…
28 - Summer Girls (w/ Hannah Pilkes)
Jun 21, 2018 • 82 min
For the first day of summer, Hannah Pilkes (@hannahpilkes – Groundlings) joins to tackle one of the most requested songs, LFO’s “Summer Girls”, as well as the true meaning Hip Hop Marmalade. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Dance Magic Dance” by David Bowie, “Will2k”…
27 - What A Fool Believes (w/ Miel’s Dad)
Jun 14, 2018 • 75 min
On a special Father’s day edition of the show, Miel’s dad (composer behind the original Space Jam commercials, co-producer of Miel) stops by to share his musical expertise and help us dissect the most Dad song of all time – The Doobie Brothers’ “What A…
26 - It Wasn’t Me (w/ Ify Nwadiwe)
Jun 7, 2018 • 69 min
Ify Nwadiwe (@ifynwadiwe – comedian, co-host of Nerdificient & Candy Dinner) drops by to break down the logistics (and sitcom potential) of Rik Rok’s cheating, as shown in Shaggy’s 2000 song “It Wasn’t Me!” UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Call Your Girlfriend” -…
25 - One Week (w/ Anthony Troli)
May 31, 2018 • 74 min
The most requested song with the most requested guest! Miel and Demi are joined by friend and Gilmore Guys fav Anthony Troli (@anthonytroli) to get to the bottom of the Barenaked Ladies banger “One Week”, uncovering the mystery of Chalet Swiss along the…
24 - Pour Some Sugar on Me (w/ Erin Whitehead)
May 24, 2018 • 74 min
Is “sugar” heroin or sex or quarters for the peep show window? Erin Whitehead (@girlwithatail – Wild Horses) joins to help Miel and Demi figure it out and leaves with a new a capella improv duo. This episode is brought to you by Quip!…
23 - Short People
May 17, 2018 • 58 min
On an all-new episode of Punch Up The Jam, Miel and Demi dive into Toy Story, Steve Harvey, feet, eagle screeches, and eventually, Randy Newman’s 1977 song about them– “Short People!” (Featuring a punch up by @JustinJRusso!) UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Losing You”…
22 - Hey Ma (w/ David Gborie)
May 10, 2018 • 79 min
David Gborie (@thegissilent – All Fantasy Everything, Shinin) joins to dissect the Cam’Ron ft. Juelz Santana classic “Hey Ma” just in time for Mother’s Day. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “HiiiPower” by Kendrick Lamar, “Do You Realize??” by The Flaming Lips, “Suzanne”…
21 - Fat Lip (w/ Whitmer Thomas)
May 3, 2018 • 103 min
Demi and Miel are joined by comedian Whitmer Thomas (@whitmerthomas) to talk about skateboarding, 2000s pop punk culture, old people, conformity, and eventually, Sum 41’s 2001 anthem to rudeness “Fat Lip!” UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: Blink-182 - “Wendy Clear”,…
20 - Mr. Brightside (w/ Biniam Bizuneh)
Apr 26, 2018 • 66 min
Does Mr. Brightside live in a cage? Miel and Demi are joined by comic/actor Biniam Bizuneh (@biniambiz) to try to figure it out, while Miel learns that ‘Maybach’ and ‘Maytag’ are not the same thing and no one knows if cigarettes can hotbox (probably not…
19 - The Look
Apr 19, 2018 • 72 min
Demi and Miel dive into voice training, Herbal Essences, writing music in foreign languages, the misguided concept of ‘sex on the beach,’ and eventually, Roxette’s metaphor-laden 1988 hit “The Look!” #SwedishTinyMouth UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: Tallest Man On…
18 - In the Air Tonight
Apr 12, 2018 • 69 min
In a particularly chill and riffy episode, Demi and Miel dare to punch up the near perfect Phil Collins classic “In the Air Tonight,” discussing deleted scenes from Tarzan, steroids for fun and blimp operators along the way. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “The Chain”…
17 - Semi-Charmed Life (w/ Mara Wilson)
Apr 5, 2018 • 69 min
Miel and Demi review and rewrite the sex and crystal meth anthem of the 90’s, Third Eye Blind’s “Semi-Charmed Life” with writer Mara Wilson (@marawilson.) UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “No Diggity” by Blackstreet, “The Green Room” by The Tins, “Light of the Seven” by…
16 - Escape (The Piña Colada Song) (w/ Ian Karmel and Sean Jordan)
Mar 29, 2018 • 99 min
On a new episode of Punch Up The Jam, All Fantasy Everything’s Ian Karmel (@iankarmel) & Sean Jordan (@seansjordan) join us as we poorly impersonate Australians, discuss Showtime’s Billions, and eventually, dive into Rupert Holmes’s sunny 70s ode to…
15 - Mambo No. 5 (Live in Austin, TX)
Mar 22, 2018 • 51 min
For their first ever live episode, Demi and Miel take to Austin, TX to discuss the hierarchy of women in Lou Bega’s “cult” classic, “Mambo No. 5!” UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Controversy” - Prince, “Peg” - Steely Dan
14 - Friday I’m In Love
Mar 15, 2018 • 70 min
We’ve all swayed to The Cure’s “Friday I’m In Love” but who among us has understood it? Demi and Miel try to get to the bottom of it, somehow possibly murdering Morrissey along the way. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Walking On Broken Glass” by Annie Lennox and “Take…
13 - Party In The USA
Mar 8, 2018 • 61 min
Miel and Demi take a long walk around the Miley Cyrus classic “Party In the USA,” stopping to explore Shawshank Redemption, what actually happens to butterflies in cocoons, and the ‘shoe pile’ which may or may not be a thing.
12 - What’s Your Fantasy
Mar 1, 2018 • 87 min
On a guest-less (and particularly explicit!) episode of Punch Up The Jam, Demi and Miel talk about Harry Potter, geography degrees, presidents having sex, booty-eating, and eventually, Ludacris’s 1998 ode to sexual voyeurism “What’s Your Fantasy!”…
11 - Absolutely (The Story of A Girl) (w/ Jill Gutowitz)
Feb 22, 2018 • 50 min
This is the story of a girl, actually two girls (Miel and writer Jill Gutowitz – @jillboard) and a boy (Demi), revisiting the early 00s one hit wonder “Absolutely” by Nine Days, stopping to discuss farting while peeing and the HBO original series…
10 - Welcome To The Jungle (w/ Grace Helbig)
Feb 15, 2018 • 66 min
Is “Welcome to the Jungle” actually an allegory about pubic hair? Probably not, but that won’t stop Miel and Demi from trying. Internet superstar Grace Helbig (@gracehelbig) joins to help break down the Guns N Roses classic. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Who Let the…
9 - Your Song (w/ Jake Hurwitz & Amir Blumenfeld)
Feb 8, 2018 • 57 min
On a special Valentine’s Day episode, Jake Hurwitz & Amir Blumenfeld (@jakehurwitz, @jakeandamir – If I Were You, Lonely & Horny, Headgum) stop by the Cool House (a fun nickname Demi just made up right now!) to talk about hemorrhoid pillows, Moulin…
8 - Freak On A Leash (w/ Sean Jordan)
Feb 1, 2018 • 62 min
On their most buck episode yet, Demi and Miel are joined by comedian Sean Jordan (@seansjordan) to break down the nu-metal masterpiece that is Korn’s “Freak On A Leash,” stopping to dox each other and figure out what their lives would taste like.…
7 - Whenever, Wherever (w/ Solomon Georgio)
Jan 25, 2018 • 65 min
This week, Solomon Georgio (@solomongeorgio – Comedy Central, his album ‘Homonegro Superior’) joins the show to talk about Seattle, the movie Saving Silverman, the glory of early 2000s music videos & cell phones, and eventually, Shakira’s 2001 classic…
6 - Jessie’s Girl (w/ Shelby Fero)
Jan 18, 2018 • 62 min
Comedian and writer Shelby Fero (@shelbyfero) joins the show to discuss types of gum, types of Diet Coke, Rachel Ray/Roy, and eventually, “Jessie’s Girl”, Rick Springfield’s romantic ode to (????)! UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “Unforgettable” by French Montana ft.…
5 - Crash Into Me
Jan 11, 2018 • 48 min
Miel and Demi are back with their most polarizing song yet, “Crash Into Me” by Dave Matthews Band. In this foray into the jamband lifestyle, they discuss bodily fluids, stalking vs stocking and somehow, Shrek. UNPUNCHABLE JAMS: “If It Makes You Happy” by…
4 - You Make My Dreams
Jan 4, 2018 • 69 min
For the first episode in 2018, Miel and Demi tackle false conspiracy theories, children’s swearing protocol, nightmares, John Oates not getting enough credit, and eventually, the amazing 80’s pop wonder-song that is Hall & Oates’s “You Make My Dreams!”…
3 - Auld Lang Syne
Dec 28, 2017 • 57 min
On a New Year’s-themed episode of Punch Up The Jam, Miel and Demi discuss Jason Statham, New Year’s kissing protocol, crying through the movie ‘Selma’, and eventually, the tonally-inappropriate New Year’s classic that is “Auld Lang Syne!” (You can…
2 - I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
Dec 21, 2017 • 61 min
On another special holiday edition of Punch Up The Jam, Miel and Demi discuss yuletide arson, tickling, Santa’s sexual history, and eventually, the strangely-sexual Christmas standard that is “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus!” (You can download their…
1 - Little Drummer Boy
Dec 21, 2017 • 44 min
In the very first episode of Punch Up The Jam, Miel and Demi talk about sacrilege, the Stuart Little/Chicken Little connection, and eventually, the terrible Christmas standard that is “Little Drummer Boy!” (You can download their punched-up “Little…
Welcome to Punch Up the Jam!
Dec 13, 2017 • 6 min
Meet the hosts of Punch Up the Jam: Demi Adejuyigbe and Miel Bredouw are comedians, writers, and best friends, with absolutely no qualifications to “fix” popular songs— but that won’t stop them from trying. PUNCH UP THE JAM is a show cataloguing their…