Alex and Tom start the year off with a MARIO HOUSE PARTY, explore the 2009 MUSIC SCENE, and get their arses thoroughly kicked by STINKOMAN 20X6! Plus, your stories of lovely gift-giving! Welcome to 2X21, Flashketeers!
Listener Prompt:New year, new tunes! Email in and tell us YOUR MUSICAL PREDICTIONS FOR 2021!
MARIO HOUSE PARTY – [LINK] – [No YouTube mirror – get in touch if you have one!]
FAT PIE’S DAVID FIRTH RIDICULES 2009’S MUSIC SCENE – [YouTube]
Alex and Tom go from the obscure to the enormous this episode! We’ve got JewClock’s HANUKA SPECIAL bringing some holiday sentimentality, followed by the unstoppable force of CHARLIE THE UNICORN. Plus, your emails bring Japanese commentary and an experimental strain of mustard!
Listener Prompt: Time for some nice stories! In honour of the holiday season: email in and tell usTHE BEST GIFT YOU’VE EVER GIVEN SOMEONE!
In this XXL episode, Alex and Tom travel to Moscow for SUPER MARIO & THREE RUSSIAN BOGATURS, Osaka for FIGHT! KIKKOMAN, and the 2004 music scene for PUNK-O-MATIC. Also featuring Nickelodeon, alien remixes, crab trauma and your emails!
Listener Prompt: Make up a FOOD-THEMED SUPERHERO/VILLAIN to match wits with Kikkoman! Email in and flex those creative muscles!
SUPER MARIO & THREE RUSSIAN BOGATURS (Три Богатыря и Супер Марио) – [YouTube]
Hello from 20 years in the future! To celebrate this milestone, Tom and Alex have an episode dedicated to one of the first and greatest viral Internet sensations: ALL YOUR BASE ARE BELONG TO US! Stick around for baffled news reporters and lovely comments and emails.
Listener Prompt: Email in and tell us what “classic” old media you’ve only just got round to experiencing! How does it hold up? How did it make you feel?
Tom and Alex are back with a musical extravaganza! Three powerful and influential music videos: SHII’S SONG brings us deep emotions, LONGCAT’S SONG brings us a Japanese man’s enigmatic pleasure, and STAMP ON THE GROUND gets us partying like it’s 2009! Plus, your emails, and Tom gets the giggles.