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Taking your earholes back to the era of Hammerpants, plaid, backwards overalls, grunge, and New Jack Swing! We revisit the music of the '90's on Dope Nostalgia. Join us for chats with the artists, laughs with friends, and a lot of reminiscing.

Taking your earholes back to the era of Hammerpants, plaid, backwards overalls, grunge, and New Jack Swing! We revisit the music of the '90's on Dope Nostalgia. Join us for chats with the artists, laughs with friends, and a lot of reminiscing.

Location:

Canada

Description:

Taking your earholes back to the era of Hammerpants, plaid, backwards overalls, grunge, and New Jack Swing! We revisit the music of the '90's on Dope Nostalgia. Join us for chats with the artists, laughs with friends, and a lot of reminiscing.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 135 - L*A*W

8/18/2022
Planet 12 L*A*W joins us for this episode! His musical talent is extensive, as he has worked with greats like George Clinton and Amy Winehouse. We talk MixTape Tour, the days of the Arsenio Hall show, and so much more. Make sure to check out his newest single, "America's Inception".

Duration:01:54:30

Episode 134 - Silverchair

8/11/2022
Quinn and Charlie join me to chat about Australian export Silverchair. With their huge amount of hits and success at such a young age, things got complicated for the band, and their music reflected their struggles. We discuss their musicianship, their best albums, and for some weird reason, I talk about washing dishes and menopause.

Episode 133 - Deadeye Dick

8/4/2022
Welcome Mark Adam Miller from the alternative pop/rock group Deadeye Dick! We chat about their huge hit from the Dumb & Dumber Soundtrack, "New Age Girl", package tours, the best of NOLA, the effects of the grunge era in 1995, and more cool tales from the history of the band!

Duration:00:42:43

Episode 132 - Hanson

7/28/2022
Kendra and Jackie from No More Late Fees Podcast are to talk about their favourite group, Hanson! We discuss Jackie's Angelfire Hanson fanpage BITD, the other Hanson siblings who make music, the Masked Singer, our podcast family, MMMMHops beer and my hatred of IPA's, and always more.

Duration:01:02:50

Episode 131- The ReUnion of Souls

7/21/2022
This week I am joined by the 4 founding members of the band who had hits like "I Believe" and "Hey Leonardo (She Likes Me For Me)", The ReUnion of Souls! Buckle in for a fun conversation. We talk sharing a rehearsal studio with James Brown, road stories, secrets of the greatest music producers, my Canadian accent, and more.

Duration:02:09:41

Episode 130 - Billboard 1995

7/14/2022
Our friend James P. White is here for another episode of "The Long and the Short Of It"! Let's take a trip back to the Billboard Top 10 of 1995.

Duration:00:40:41

Episode 129 - Debbie Gibson’s ”Anything Is Possible”

7/7/2022
One of the best artists and songwriters of the era - Debbie Gibson, released her 3rd album "Anything Is Possible" in late 1990. It was a foray into a more mature pop sound, and an album that should have been much bigger. Join Kendra and I as we review it, track-by-track!

Duration:00:57:13

Episode 128 - Sunscreem

6/30/2022
Paul and Lucia, the foundation of the UK house/techno band Sunscreem are here from the UK! We talk about the chart position struggle of their hit "Love U More", the gig they did with "aliens", and being a married couple keeping a band together for so many years.

Duration:00:45:59

Episode 127 - Retropop Magazine

6/23/2022
Connor Gotto set out to create a print magazine that celebrates our retro musicians monthly - Retropop! Based out of the UK, it ships worldwide as a subscription, just like the way we used to do things. Connor is my special guest this week. What were some of your favourite print magazines? Call our hotline at 780-851-8785 and leave a message.

Duration:00:56:49

Episode 126 - Evan Farmer of 2ge+her

6/16/2022
We could not get enough of 2ge+ther history, especially when the wicked awesome Evan Farmer joins me on the show! His role as "the heartthrob" Jerry O'Keefe was a whirlwind of good times. We chat about the show, the music, touring with Britney Spears, his time hosting TRL, and the loss of Michael Cuccione, a true light in everyone's life. We also talk about the turn he took into carpentry, home reno TV, and his book!

Duration:00:59:23

Episode 125 - 2ge+her

6/9/2022
Jackie and Danielle, the hosts of No More Late Fees Podcast, join forces with me to discuss the awesome boyband that was 2ge+ther. The MTV creation was originally meant to be a parody movie of the boyband phenomenon, but then it became so much more!

Duration:00:53:53

Episode 124 - Billboard 1994

6/2/2022
Our friend James P. White is here for another episode of "The Long and the Short Of It"! Let's take a trip back to the Billboard Top 10 of 1994.

Duration:00:45:20

Episode 123 - Susan Aglukark

5/26/2022
We are honoured to welcome inspirational Inuk artist Susan Aglukark to the show! We talk about her award from last week's Juno Awards for her humanitarian work. Special guest Chrystal Plante, who works at the Edmonton Stollery Children's Hospital as an Indigenous Child and Family Engagement Coordinator, presents some questions and stories to share with Susan. Susan teaches us much about reconciliation, unlearning behaviours, finding herself, and finding joy in music.

Duration:00:53:25

Episode 122 - Nitty Green Returns!

5/19/2022
Nitty Green from RIFF was such an awesome guest, we were happy to ask him back! We talk about his new solo releases, upcoming RIFF projects, Teddy Riley, Dallas Austin, and the origins of New Jack Swing, his Canadian experiences and love for Tarzan Dan, and the recent New Edition and upcoming MixTape Tour!

Duration:00:42:29

Episode 121 - Deep Blue Something

5/12/2022
What about "Breakfast at Tiffany's"? The song is one of the longest lasting hits of the '90's, and Deep Blue Something's Todd Pipes fills us in on how the song has remained a radio staple throughout generations. Who from today's music world could he see performing it? The Phil Collins story, and how Naomi needs to find good BBQ.

Duration:00:45:48

Episode 120 - Jagged Little Pill

5/5/2022
Kendra and I deep-dive one of the biggest selling albums ever, and an album that made history - Alanis Morissette's "Jagged Little Pill". I share a story about meeting young Alanis, the definition of irony, the Dave Coulier rumour, the song we totally forgot about on the album, a fun announcement, and the cross eyed bear that you gave to me.

Duration:00:59:48

Episode 119 - The 80’s Gamer Cody Reid

4/28/2022
Welcome to Cody Reid! He has a YouTube channel called "The 80s Gamer", which has got a lot of attention by Blockheads of late because of his video reaction to NKOTB's "Bring Back The Time". There were tears involved, and Donnie Wahlberg himself reached out to Cody. We talk about the music business, his time on the TV show "Nashville", and so much more.

Duration:01:47:30

Episode 118 - The Party

4/14/2022
Chasen Hampton joins me as we go back in time with The Party! The incredible music group that started on the Mickey Mouse Club was a favourite. He tells us about working with Dr. Dre, Their hit Dokken cover, the insanity at the Toronto show, and how they even have a vodka! It was an honour to hear his fond memories of Tiffini Hale, and celebrate her life.

Duration:01:01:42

Episode 117 - Great Big Sea’s Sean McCann

4/7/2022
Great Big Sea were one of Canada's most popular bands. Iconic. Sean McCann tells us about Newfoundland and the legendary East Coast kitchen parties, Being the Susan Lucci of the Juno Awards, The problem with streaming platforms, and his album of sea shantys, out now!

Duration:00:55:14

Episode 116 - Corina

3/31/2022
Multitalented Corina is joining me to relive the story behind her Billboard hit single "Temptation", The MTV/VH1 Tour, the battles she has overcome, playing Frido Kahlo in the movie "Cradle Will Rock", and the inspiration behind her new single "Tni Li Neshika".

Duration:00:54:05