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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. All the U2. We are Hillary and 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 also be drinking whiskey... you’ll have to listen to find out! Kissing lips 💋 and breaking hearts ♥️. twitter: @the_gardentarts Instagram: @the_gardentarts

You can call us the Garden Tarts. Adventures in pop stars, rock ‘n’ roll and U2. Lots of U2. All the U2. We are Hillary and 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 also be drinking whiskey... you’ll have to listen to find out! Kissing lips 💋 and breaking hearts ♥️. twitter: @the_gardentarts Instagram: @the_gardentarts
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You can call us the Garden Tarts. Adventures in pop stars, rock ‘n’ roll and U2. Lots of U2. All the U2. We are Hillary and 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 also be drinking whiskey... you’ll have to listen to find out! Kissing lips 💋 and breaking hearts ♥️. twitter: @the_gardentarts Instagram: @the_gardentarts

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Episodes

The U2 Joshua Tree 2019 Tour Arrives New Zealand

11/12/2019
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The boys are back on tour and, even though they are on the other side of the world from us, we are staying tuned in! After seeing the Joshua Tree 30th Anniversary Tour in the States, we are excited to see how it evolves while touring through Oceania and parts of Asia. Join us for this mini ep where we look at the setlist, recap some moments, discuss Larry's hair, and have more questions to ask Bono over whiskey and cake. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:00:33:14

Good Stuff, Baby! Part 1: U2 Learns to Use Their Rock ‘n’ Roll Powers for Good

10/29/2019
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Early on in their career - before they made it big - U2 knew they needed to use their rock and roll powers for good. In this ep we take a look at the beginning of their philanthropic work starting with Band Aid and then Live Aid, Self Aid for Ireland, Artists Against Apartheid, and Amnesty International’s Conspiracy of Hope tour. *phew!* That’s a lot! Luckily there is a lot of ironed hair and fringed coats to talk about, too. Join in on the conversation! twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram:...

Duration:01:09:24

The Unforgettable Fire: Dreaming It All Up Again, Part I

10/15/2019
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We get a tad bit serious on this one, discussing U2’s 4th full-length LP, The Unforgettable Fire. Mostly making our way through the maze of Eno-ness, relishing in the poetry and digging the bass lines. Dedicated in tribute to Jim Henke. Join in on the conversation! twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts wearethegardentarts@gmail.com thegardentarts.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:01:57:07

Live at Red Rocks: Under a Thundercloud and Rain

9/18/2019
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We couldn’t talk about War without touching on the live concert film Under a Blood Red Sky. Join us for this “mini” ep (quotes on purpose because it’s only kinda mini) as we finish talking about this pivotal part of U2’s history. (With a whole lot of laughing, too.) Join in on the conversation! twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts wearethegardentarts@gmail.com thegardentarts.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:01:06:04

War: What is it good for? EVERYTHING!

9/6/2019
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Join us as we dive into U2’s third album War. We talk about how this is make-it-or-break-it, the evolution of the hits, how backstage is fully of corky wine and pretzels, and hearing ‘40’ for the first time live. Join in on the conversation! twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts wearethegardentarts@gmail.com thegardentarts.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:02:05:26

October (Is that all? Like, really?)

6/12/2019
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For our second episode, we dive deep into U2’s second album, October. With some sides of whiskey, Fluffy Ducks, time travel, our love of Sting, Bono’s car seat covers, and how *not* to steal Bono’s lyrics when they are in your possession. Join in on the conversation! twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts wearethegardentarts@gmail.com thegardentarts.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:01:27:01

It’s a BOY!

5/28/2019
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It’s our first episode so why not start with U2’s first album? Join the Garden Tarts as we talk about Boy, U2’s first full-length album. We want to hear want you have to say, too! Join in on the conversation! twitter: @the_gardentarts instagram: @the_gardentarts wearethegardentarts@gmail.com thegardentarts.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thegardentarts/message

Duration:01:26:42