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Kissing Lips & Breaking Hearts: A U2-ish Podcast with the Garden Tarts

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You can call us the Garden Tarts. Adventures in pop stars, rock ‘n’ roll and U2. Lots of U2. We are Hillary & Jenny and we’ve been bestest friends for over 25 years. Our favorite thing to do is talk U2... so we thought we’d do it with you! Hang out with us as we talk about albums, tours and our various U2-related adventures with a whole lot of opinion peppered with dashes of facts. Also, we might be drinking whiskey... you’ll have to listen to find out! Kissing lips 💋 and breaking hearts ♥️. www.thegardentarts.com twitter/instagram: @the_gardentarts email: wearethegardentarts@gmail.com

You can call us the Garden Tarts. Adventures in pop stars, rock ‘n’ roll and U2. Lots of U2. We are Hillary & Jenny and we’ve been bestest friends for over 25 years. Our favorite thing to do is talk U2... so we thought we’d do it with you! Hang out with us as we talk about albums, tours and our various U2-related adventures with a whole lot of opinion peppered with dashes of facts. Also, we might be drinking whiskey... you’ll have to listen to find out! Kissing lips 💋 and breaking hearts ♥️. www.thegardentarts.com twitter/instagram: @the_gardentarts email: wearethegardentarts@gmail.com

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United States

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You can call us the Garden Tarts. Adventures in pop stars, rock ‘n’ roll and U2. Lots of U2. We are Hillary & Jenny and we’ve been bestest friends for over 25 years. Our favorite thing to do is talk U2... so we thought we’d do it with you! Hang out with us as we talk about albums, tours and our various U2-related adventures with a whole lot of opinion peppered with dashes of facts. Also, we might be drinking whiskey... you’ll have to listen to find out! Kissing lips 💋 and breaking hearts ♥️. www.thegardentarts.com twitter/instagram: @the_gardentarts email: wearethegardentarts@gmail.com

Language:

English


Episodes

And May His Dream Be Realised

1/19/2022
Today we honor MLK. We couldn’t let this ep pass without the obvious U2 reference and of course a PopMart fun fact! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:13:56

This Week in POP History: Boom Cha!

1/12/2022
It's all POP all year long and it starts TODAY! This week in U2 POP history involves the release of the first single, Discotheque. Take a listen and join our hashtag campaign! #U2GTartsWantBoomCha #U2POP25 www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts AND www.buymeacoffee.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: Southern Poverty Law Center --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:27:08

Pleased to Meet You! Now You Know Our Names!

1/5/2022
*drum roll, please!* 2022 brings you brand new Garden Tarts! Ok, ok... we're our same irreverent selves, but we've got a new look! Logo, website, newsletter and more to come. Today's ep starts season 4 with a special announcement about what's to come. We've got big plans! But you'll have to listen to find out more. We have a lot of new listeners so we've taken a lot of this ep to reintroduce ourselves and what to expect from our U2ish podcast. Old or new, you're not going to want to miss...

Duration:00:41:46

2021 Year End Wrap-Up

12/29/2021
It's been a heck of a year and we're glad to see it go! So long, 2021... don't let the door hit you in the ass. But our little U2 podcast has hit some fun milestones and had some great moments. They were fun to recap! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts AND www.buymeacoffee.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: (RED) --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:19:19

What's Going On: Auctions, Big Cats and Busking

12/22/2021
Our last U2 News ep of 2021! So much is going on with Edge's Music Rising auction, Bono promoting Sing 2 and the annual holiday busk... plus more craic and probably too much whiskey. We've saved you a seat! Join the fun. www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts AND www.buymeacoffee.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: (RED) --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:23:27

Mini TART Talk - Passengers: OS1 (or, WTAF)

12/15/2021
We have finally gotten to our TART Talk on Passengers: Original Soundtracks 1. It is not as well researched as our other TART Talks so we're deeming it a mini one. A fan or not of Passengers, we hope you at least find it entertaining! We chat about the overall project, sneaky Brian Eno, a few songs in particular and, well, just about anything else to distract us. www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts AND www.buymeacoffee.com/thegardentarts MERCH:...

Duration:00:33:46

What's Going On: U2 News and a Special Guest

12/8/2021
So much going on in the u2 world and we need to catch up. Hillary's littlest brother, Jeremy, joins us for conversation, fun and Irish coffees. www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: (RED) --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:47:08

U2 Conference 2021, Garden Tart Style

11/24/2021
We had the best time last week at the U2 Conference as we celebrated Achtung Baby turning 30! We got permission to share the recording of our session which was called "Playing the Tart with the Garden Tarts: Achtung, Allocutions and Alcohol." This was definitely the "pub" chat of the conference! Share your own answers to our questions! Let us know what you think and have fun! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter:...

Duration:01:06:03

What's Going On: Achtung Baby, Baby!

11/17/2021
It's Achtung Baby all month long! Plus, wasn't there something about a new song? Huh... you'll find to listen to find out! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:24:23

Encore Presentation: Achtung Baby, Side B

11/10/2021
It's all things ACHTUNG BABY this month as we celebration the *30th* anniversary of the release of this iconic U2 album. We'll be running encore presentations of our Achtung Baby TART Talks to celebrate. Never heard them? Tune in! Heard them the first time around? It's time to listen again! (We certainly will!) If you want to play along, be sure to grab a drink. Either way, ENJOY, y'all! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter:...

Duration:01:03:42

Encore Presentation: Achtung Baby, Side A

11/3/2021
It's all things ACHTUNG BABY this month as we celebration the *30th* anniversary of the release of this iconic U2 album. We'll be running encore presentations of our Achtung Baby TART Talks to celebrate. Never heard them? Tune in! Heard them the first time around? It's time to listen again! (We certainly will!) If you want to play along, be sure to grab a drink. Either way, ENJOY, y'all! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter:...

Duration:01:20:04

Larry Turns 60!

10/31/2021
A grand finally to our series of the U2s turning 60! Finally, the baby of the group, Larry Mullen, Jr., the founder of the Larry Mullen Band, gets his turn at 60 Fun Facts. Enjoy and cheers to our favorite drummer! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: Irish Hospice Foundation --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:12:27

What's Going On: Fun U2 Stories in the News

10/27/2021
It's funny what a quick google search will bring up! Sweet, silly and downright hilarious... come join the fun! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: Irish Hospice Foundation --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:24:17

What's Going On: Ghostwriting the Synagogue Newsletter

10/20/2021
Pandora, The Edge tweets and Hillary's secret as a ghostwriter for her synagogue newsletter. Also, the Walking Dead, Ted Lasso and more U2 news! Plus, we're back on the Skrewball. www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: Irish Hospice Foundation --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:58:01

What's Going On: Bono dreams are always frustrating

10/13/2021
A quick little ep! And you know your Bono dreams are frustrating, too. www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: Irish Hospice Foundation --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:22:48

What's Going On: Oi! Where's my steering wheel?

10/6/2021
Major Achtung Baby discussions on Discord, Bono's Roy Kent impersonation, buying LPs on air and everything else you wouldn't expect! Tune in now! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: Irish Hospice Foundation --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:25:55

What's Going On: Who Needs a New Car?

9/29/2021
Those U2 boys just keep popping into our feed! Let's talk about Bono in Turin for DRIVE (RED), U245 and respecting privacy with a side of pop-sockets. (Sometimes we just don't know when to stop. Ha!) www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: mencap.org.uk --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:40:31

What's Going On: News in the U2 World!

9/22/2021
Bono, Edge and LARRY are all making news and we're here to share it! Plus some goings-ons in the U2 fan world. Come take a listen! www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: mencap.org.uk --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:41:22

A Sparkly Pink Interview with Ciara Lawrence and the Garden Tarts

9/15/2021
We are so incredibly excited to share this interview with the pink diva herself, Ciara Lawrence! We learned so much about her work at Mencap, ways to support people with learning disabilities, how she came to be an ambassador for two different cervical cancer charities and, of course, her relationship as cousin to our favorite guitarist, U2's The Edge. (Did someone say jet skis?) We hope you learn something new and gasp with us as we learn the amazing celebrity encounters she has had. This...

Duration:01:28:27

9/11: 20 Years Later

9/11/2021
9/11 was a day will we never forget. Where were we when heard the news? What effect did U2's Elevation tour have on us? This ep is a discussion about that collection of memories from those few months in the fall of 2001. Share yours with us, too. www.thegardentarts.com SUPPORT: www.patreon.com/thegardentarts MERCH: thegardentarts.com twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts CHARITY OF THE MONTH: mencap.org.uk --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:40:18