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Mixtape Memories is a nostalgic weekly podcast hosted by Matt Heart Spade & Jinners, reminiscing about music from the 90s and the NYC music scene in the aughts. Incorporating stories about mixtapes in the 90s that influenced them and their wild times as NYC music bloggers during the aughts, Matt & Jinners will rewind and talk about their favorite artists, albums, concerts and general musings from their formative past. Tune in on Mondays!

Mixtape Memories is a nostalgic weekly podcast hosted by Matt Heart Spade & Jinners, reminiscing about music from the 90s and the NYC music scene in the aughts. Incorporating stories about mixtapes in the 90s that influenced them and their wild times as NYC music bloggers during the aughts, Matt & Jinners will rewind and talk about their favorite artists, albums, concerts and general musings from their formative past. Tune in on Mondays!
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United States

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Mixtape Memories is a nostalgic weekly podcast hosted by Matt Heart Spade & Jinners, reminiscing about music from the 90s and the NYC music scene in the aughts. Incorporating stories about mixtapes in the 90s that influenced them and their wild times as NYC music bloggers during the aughts, Matt & Jinners will rewind and talk about their favorite artists, albums, concerts and general musings from their formative past. Tune in on Mondays!

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English

Contact:

646-267-2902


Episodes

Episode 8 - Your Hair Is Everywhere

5/6/2019
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Matt Heart Spade and Jinners dedicate an entire episode to the rise of emo in the early aughts. Bands discussed include Sunny Day Real Estate, Thursday and Rainer Maria -- which leads them to wonder why there weren’t more female-fronted acts within the genre. They also ponder if they would ever see a band on a cruise ship. For their Repeat/skip segment, Matt & Jinners share which tracks they would repeat and skip on Dashboard Confessional’s The Places You Have Come to Fear The Most and...

Duration:00:36:02

Episode 7 - A Diet of Broken Biscuits

4/29/2019
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Matt Heart Spade and Jinners dedicate an episode to early '00s indie dance parties. They discuss the Misshapes parties, Trash parties, Vicious parties, Crashin' In parties, GBH parties and their favorite all-time songs to dance to. They also touch upon the fashion from that time as well as the current state of music journalism. Also, is podding the new blogging? For their Repeat/skip segment, Matt & Jinners share which tracks they would repeat and skip on Interpol's Turn On the Bright Lights...

Duration:00:44:41

Episode 6 - Yeah We've Made Up Your Mind

4/22/2019
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Matt Heart Spade and Jinners dedicate an entire episode to The Smiths and all related acts. They discuss the origin of their fandom, revisit special moments with Johnny Marr and Andy Rourke, Morrissey concerts and more. For their Repeat/skip segment, Matt & Jinners share which tracks they would repeat and skip on The Smiths' Meat is Murder and Morrissey's Vauxhall and I. Plus, find out who they give kudos to! Special thanks to Ryan Mulkey, our technical director who also wrote our theme song...

Duration:00:50:18

Episode 5 - Is This Really Happening?

4/15/2019
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Matt Heart Spade and Jinners reminisce about Bjork as she announces plans to reissue her all of her albums on colored cassettes. They also share their thoughts on Modest Mouse touring stadiums with The Black Keys later this year. Also, who could forget MySpace and Friendster? Also get ready for another visit to the Wayback Machine to revisit old blog entries about Scissor Sisters, Enon and Panthers. For their Repeat/skip segment, Matt & Jinners share which tracks they would repeat and skip...

Duration:00:39:49

Episode 4 - All Our Pretty Songs

4/8/2019
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Matt Heart Spade & Jinners reminisce about bands that had too many members and weird band names like Arcade Fire and Broken Social Scene. They also reflect on bands that got people dancing like !!! and The Fever, and a time when labels had more of a sound identity than they do today. Matt & Jinners also wonder if you have to be a little bit crazy to be super successful? And why do frat boys always show up at shows when bands go mainstream like at concerts for The National and Modest Mouse....

Duration:00:44:30

Episode 3 - Please Stop Holding Hands With Some Skinny Pretty Girl That Likes To Talk About Bands

3/27/2019
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Matt Heart Spade & Jinners look back to past blog entries through the website Wayback Machine, a digital archive of the World Wide Web. Matt read his old 2008 review of Death Cab for Cutie at Radio City Music Hall, and Jinners read her account of a 2002 New Year's Eve show with the Realistics and Longwave at Mercury Lounge. Jinners went to New Colossus, a brand new music festival in the Lower East Side of NYC that precedes SXSW. She tries to recapture the tingly warm feeling of discovering a...

Duration:00:41:02

Episode 2 - Our Whirled Has Turnt & Left Us Hear

3/27/2019
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Matt Heart Spade & Jinners chat about Sebadoh finally releasing a new album, their first in 6 years, called Act Surprised and the new single "Celebrate the Void." They also talk about odd touring partners Smashing Pumpkins & Noel Gallagher -- and wonder, do people even like Billy Corgan anymore? Couldn't help but also talk about their faves performing in interesting new ways: Morrissey on Broadway and Bjork at The Shed. Had a moment of memorial for the passing of Keith Flint from Prodigy and...

Duration:01:22:11

Episode 1 - Everyone Who Pretended To Like Us Is Still Here

3/27/2019
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Matt Heart Spade & Jinners have been talking about doing a podcast for a while... and in the advent of multiple 20 or 25-year anniversary tours and reissues and our icons passing away, they thought the time was now! Thus, Mixtape Memories was born, discussing music from the 90s and the NYC music scene in the aughts. The two talk about the origin of their blogs and the bands that inspired their blog or bands they championed through their blog. Matt and Jinners share who made mixtapes for them...

Duration:00:57:02