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Join musician Chris Fafalios (Punchline, Another Cheetah, Pack) as he listens to different one hit wonders with a revolving door of guests (including his band mates and/or people from bands he toured with). After listening to the back catalogue of the weeks artist they decide if the artist is a one hit blunder (shouldn't have had any success) or brought the one hit thunder (deserved to be much bigger than they were).

Join musician Chris Fafalios (Punchline, Another Cheetah, Pack) as he listens to different one hit wonders with a revolving door of guests (including his band mates and/or people from bands he toured with). After listening to the back catalogue of the weeks artist they decide if the artist is a one hit blunder (shouldn't have had any success) or brought the one hit thunder (deserved to be much bigger than they were).

Location:

United States

Description:

Join musician Chris Fafalios (Punchline, Another Cheetah, Pack) as he listens to different one hit wonders with a revolving door of guests (including his band mates and/or people from bands he toured with). After listening to the back catalogue of the weeks artist they decide if the artist is a one hit blunder (shouldn't have had any success) or brought the one hit thunder (deserved to be much bigger than they were).

Language:

English


Episodes

"You Get What You Give" by The New Radicals (f/Matt Kelly)

2/24/2021
When we had a cancellation Matt and Chris were quick on their feet to quickly record an episode on one of Matt's favorite albums The New Radicals Maybe You've Been Brainwashed Too with the mega-hit You Get What You Give. Additionally this was recorded before the bands reunion so if you're wondering why this wasn't addressed ... that's why. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter:...

Duration:00:36:56

"C'est La Vie" by B*Witched (f/Marie Maloney)

2/17/2021
Geekscape's new podcast host Marie Maloney joins us to go down 90's memory lane with C'est La Vie by Irish Spice Girls B*Witched! If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OneHitThunder/ Wanna post your own podcast! Contact us at www.weknowpodcasting.comfor more information. Visit punchlion.com...

Duration:00:49:14

"Return of the Mack" by Mark Morrison (f/Mega Ran)

2/10/2021
This week we are joined by nerd-core rapper Mega-Ran to talk about the sexy revenge love song turned fast food advertising anthem Return of the Mack by Mark Morrison. Purchase Mega Ran’s book: DreamMaster - https://dreammasterbook.com/ If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook:...

Duration:00:41:17

"Come On Elieen" by Save Ferris (f/Eric Taft)

2/3/2021
Here's a One Hit Thunder First ... a One Hit Wonder who's only hit is a cover of a one hit wonder! Of course Party Like It's ... member Eric Taft would make us discuss ska music in Save Ferris' iconic cover. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OneHitThunder/ Wanna post your own podcast!...

Duration:00:54:47

"My Neck, My Back" by Khia (f/Joe Fejeran)

1/27/2021
This week we are joined by Fright School and MFK Ultimate host Joe Fejeran who wanted to discuss the history of female empowerment hip-hop with the ultimate dirty rap song My Neck, My Back If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OneHitThunder/ Wanna post your own podcast! Contact us at...

Duration:00:40:31

"Lovefool" by The Cardigans (f/John Browne)

1/20/2021
This week we are joined by John Browne (J.B.) formerly of the Philly band Bright & Early. Chris and him dive deep into arguably Sweden's best musical export The Cardigans and their mega-hit LoveFool. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OneHitThunder/ Wanna host your own podcast! Contact us...

Duration:00:32:09

"In A Big Country" by Big Country (f/Chris Fafalios)

1/13/2021
We did 50 episodes and thus it completely makes sense that we have Chris pick a song. If you've ever been on our Facebook Page you'll know that he was gonna pick Big Country! If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OneHitThunder/ Visit punchlion.com for Punchline Tour Dates, News and Merch Find...

Duration:00:40:41

Our First Year Countdown

1/6/2021
It's a New Year for Better or Worse but one of the highlights of 2020 was the launching on One Hit Thunder so instead of discussing a specific song or artist this week Chris and Producer Matt look back on the last year of episodes and rank the songs from worst to best. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook:...

Duration:01:12:02

"Closing Time" by SemiSonic (f/Producer Matt Kelly)

12/30/2020
It's closing time for 2020 so it only makes sense for Producer Matt to pick SemiSonic and their unstoppable ear worm (and at this point meme) Closing Time. However Matt is a massive SemiSonic fan and talks about not just their iconic hit but a ton of their other songs as well. He also reveals an embarrassing fact about his childhood that you will never ever forget. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our...

Duration:00:45:09

"I Believe in a Thing Called Love" by The Darkness (f/Cory Muro)

12/23/2020
We are joined by Darkness Mega-Fan and Punchline Drummer Cory Muro to discuss the Hair Metal meets Queen musical combination that The Darkness perfected and why they absolutely should not have been a one hit wonder in the states. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OneHitThunder/ Visit...

Duration:00:29:28

"Breakfast at Tiffany's" by Deep Blue Something (f/Jake Kouwe)

12/16/2020
This week we are joined by Jake of the Chardon Polka Band to talk about Deep Blue Somethings mega-hit Breakfast at Tiffany's. A song that Producer Matt loved so much that we had to have him on the show today. Jake has a special attachment song as his band recently covered it on their new album OH NO NOT AGAIN. Check out Chardon Polka Bands new Christmas album as well as the rest of their catalogue at: https://chardonpolkaband.com/ If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe....

Duration:00:45:48

"Punk Rock Girl" by Dead Milkmen (f/Paul Menotiades)

12/9/2020
This week we are joined by Another Cheetah guitarist and Dead Milkmen MegaFan Paul Menotiades to talk about their only mainstream hit Punk Rock Girl. Chris and Paul get deep into their Dead Milkmen fandom and break down the iconic history of this weird punk love song. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook:...

Duration:00:36:17

"My Own Worst Enemy" by Lit (f/Scott Roger)

12/2/2020
This week we are joined by Producer Matt's Horror Movie Night Cohost Scott Roger to discuss the sound of 1999 that is Lit's My Own Worst Enemy. Beyond the nostalgia the song holds, Chris just produced a podcast with the brothers who wrote the song and gives us a few fun facts about the song while they try to determine if the song is a masterpiece or if the critics in 1999 were right all along. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at...

Duration:00:33:21

"Barely Breathing" by Duncan Sheik (f/Johnny Yetsconish)

11/25/2020
Another Cheetah's Johnny Yetsconish joins us to talk about possibly the greatest one hit wonder of all time? Barely Breathing by Duncan Sheik. Chris and Johnny discuss their long time love of the song and Chris gives us a behind the scenes story of how a Duncan Sheik deep cut inspired a Punchline song. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram:...

Duration:00:31:43

Christmas 365 Sneak Peek

11/22/2020
Enjoy a 10 minute sneak peek of Matt's new podcast Christmas 365 The debut episode drops tomorrow evening!!!! If you like what you hear subscribe on any podcasting app Find out more at https://one-hit-thunder.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

Duration:00:12:29

"Butterfly" by Crazy Town (f/Tony Hartman)

11/18/2020
Tony Hartman returns to the podcast to discuss Crazy Town's Butterfly. They discuss the voting habits of Shifty Shellshock, the insane Flea bass-line and the overly horny lyrics. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OneHitThunder/ Visit punchlion.com for Punchline Tour Dates, News and...

Duration:00:39:00

"No Rain" by Blind Melon (f/Trevor Leonard)

11/11/2020
Trevor Leonard returns to the podcast to discuss the hippies of the Grunge scene Blind Melon. It's very possible that if Shannon Hoon hadn't died so tragically young that the band would have had many more hits but unfortunately we only got 2 albums, an iconic video and a truly insane Woodstock 94 performance to remember them by. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod...

Duration:00:51:11

"Stacy's Mom" by Fountains of Wayne (w/Brian Walker)

11/4/2020
Dreams Not Memes host Brian Walker joined us to discuss Fountains of Wayne's hit Stacy's Mom. We discuss Brian's podcast, why this song built a template for the future of Pop Punk and the impressive career of Adam Schlesinger. If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OneHitThunder/ Visit...

Duration:00:46:03

"Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell (w/Andre Gower)

10/28/2020
Chris isn't available this week so Producer Matt sat down with Andre Gower the star of Monster Squad and director of the documentary Wolfman's Got Nards to discuss Halloween, Horror movies and Rockwell's smash hit Somebody's Watching Me Learn about the Monster Squad documentary at https://thesquaddoc.com If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram:...

Duration:00:38:58

"Pass the Dutchie" by Musical Youth (w/Vinnie Fiorello)

10/21/2020
Former Less than Jake drummer and current member of The Inevitables joined us to talk about the catchy "Not actually drug related" reggae song Pass the Dutchie by Musical Youth. Chris and Vinnie dive deep into Ska vs. Reggae, talented bands made up of children and songs about weed If you like the show be sure to rate review and subscribe. Email us at onehitthunderpodcast@gmail.com Also follow us on our social media: Twitter: @1hitThunderPod Instagram: onehitthunderpodcast Facebook:...

Duration:00:45:31