Banana Boys

Banana Boys

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Tamil Culture Through Comedy
Tamils Dating Then and Now
Apr 18 • 50 min
In this episode of the Banana Boys, we talk about the dating scene. Specifically, share those embarrasing stories of us trying to woo our better halves. What was your first dates like? When did we tell our parents? And especially, how did they react?!…
Season Two?!
Apr 3 • 37 min
In a suprise twist of events, the Banana Boys have an important announcment about the future of the show. Will this be the last time the Boys record together? Will Nisant ever find true love? You’ll have to listen to find out!
THE CUT: Tamils in Content Creation
Mar 16 • 95 min
Introducing a new series within the Banana Boys podcast feed: THE CUT, as in Directors Cut. While the Banana Boys is, and will continue to be, a comedy show about growing up Tamil, we want to leverage this platform to give even more value to our…
Rules of Engagement
Mar 6 • 55 min
In this SPECIAL episode of the Banana Boys, we are joined by Mathusha of Dash The Curry, one of the premiere podcasts on the internet right now. Together, we spend the better part of an hour talking about some Tamil wedding traditions. Why do we do…
EP.10: Love Marriage vs Arranged Marriage
Feb 13 • 32 min
In our Valentine’s Day Special, the Banana Boys discuss the pros and cons of both a love marriage AND an arranged marriage. I mean, we can expand on that in the description but you’re just going to have to listen to the show for yourself to hear what…
Episode 09: Ya Might Be Tamil!
Jan 30 • 23 min
In this episode of Banana Boys, we talk about Tamil Heritage month and what that means to our culture. The Banana Boys then talk about the preservation of that culture. Do Tamils have to marry Tamils to keep our culture strong? And Gajan tries to not…
Episode 08: Sibling Rivalry
Jan 16 • 61 min
The Banana Boys air out ALL the dirty laundry in this episode. Some might say it’s the funniest epsidoe yet. This week, we talk about all the sibling-related issues that we endured growing up. No punches were pulled in the making of this episode. Or…
Episode 07: Who The FOOK Are The Banana Boys?!
Jan 3 • 43 min
Happy New Year Banana Band! We are back after some time off for the holidays and are excited to bring you ANOTHER episode of the Banana Boys! In this epsiode, we ring in the new year and go on a tangent about New Years resolutions. And then we jump into…
Episode 06: Shrivelled Balloons?
Dec 5, 2018 • 43 min
In this episode, the Banana Boys discuss body size. It’s something that is always a topic of conversation amongst Tamil uncles and aunties. When did you first think about it? How did you handle the situation? And how do we move forward? Oh, and like any…
Episode 05: Oh My! You’ve Blackened!
Nov 22, 2018 • 30 min
In this episode, the Banana Boys discuss the age-old topic of skin colour. It has been rooted in Tamil culture for generations, and does not show any signs of slowing down. When did you experience it? How do you deal with it? And what would we do about it?
Episode 04: Deepavali Mass Release!
Nov 7, 2018 • 37 min
The boys re-unite to talk about the ancient tradition of Deepavali (not to be confused with Diwali). They share their early memories, the trials and tribulations, and even get a little political at the end. Uh oh… This can’t be good. Well, it was nice…
Episode 03: Weapons of Ass Destruction
Oct 24, 2018 • 37 min
In our third episode of Banana Boys, the crew discuss the wrath of a mother scorned. And if that wasn’t enough, they dive deep into Amma’s arsenal of weapons. Listen, some of you might just flinch listening to our show but we had to do it! Make sure to…
Episode 02: Tamil Dancefloor for Dummies
Oct 4, 2018 • 38 min
Banana Boys is a podcast where three Canadian Tamils talk about growing up in the Tamil culture and how it shaped them. Listen, this is first and foremost a comedy show where we share and laugh at our pain. We hope you do as well.
Episode 01: What’s A Tamil?
Sep 12, 2018 • 47 min
Banana Boys is a podcast where three Canadian Tamils talk about growing up in the Tamil culture and how it shaped them. Listen, this is first and foremost a comedy show where we share and laugh at our pain. We hope you do as well. In our inaugaral episode…