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New Fire

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New Fire, the media thrift shop podcast. Our access to content is limitless, scrolling with no end in sight. Algorithms try to tell us what we want, curating feeds and suggesting new picks, but the limited context available has us second guessing–and so the scrolling continues. Join us as we discuss… read more

23 Episodes | 2018 - 2020

Episode 23: COVID Concerts

July 6th, 2020


We're back for season 3! 2020 is shaping up to be just a little different than what we were anticipating. In our first episode of the season we talk about the concert experience during a global pandemic. — Shoutout to …

Episode 22: 2020

July 4th, 2020


We're excited to be back for season 3. Before we kick things off we want to talk about 2020.

Black Lives Matter Resources

Episode 21: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Bonus)

January 12th, 2020


You didn't think there would be more, but we're back again before season 3 later this year. In this season 2 bonus episode we talk about Star Wars: …

Episode 20: Season 2 Recap

January 1st, 2020


We are sneaking in right at the last second of 2019 to cap off Season 2. Join us as we take a look back at the season and look forward to Season 3.

Episode 19: Sorry For The Whiplash

August 30th, 2019


On this week’s episode, Ren takes the drivers seat and interview her friend Josh about their mutual love of movies. They discuss Whiplash, Sorry To Bother You, and Damsel while having a damn good time.

Damsel (2018)

Episode 18: Regina Spektor

August 17th, 2019


This week it's Jonathan's turn to gush over his favorite artist, Regina Spektor. If you only remember her from VH1 Saturday morning music videos or off "Orange Is The New Black" and you're interested in more, this is …

Episode 17: Andrew Bird

August 9th, 2019


In this two-part episode series, we talk about our all-time favorite artists. Join us this week while we talk about Ren's proper music obsession, Andrew Bird.

Andrew Bird

Episode 16: I Think You Should Leave

August 3rd, 2019


We cackle and cringe while talking about our experience cackling and cringing to Netflix's "I Think You Should Leave" on this week's episode. If …

Episode 15: Her Summer, Lost In Eternal Sunshine

July 26th, 2019


On this week's episode, we attempted to talk about one of our favorite movies and instead ended up talking about four great movies. Join us with a drink cause we definitely get into all the touchy feelings we tend to …

Episode 14: Into The Spider-Verse

July 19th, 2019


Lives are changed, laughs are had, and bad beer is tasted on this week's episode. Join us, and our first guest of season 2, while we talk about Into the Spider-Verse.

Into The Spider-Verse

Episode 13: Manchester Orchestra

July 12th, 2019


This week Ren and Jon are together in person, we dive deeper into one of our favorite artists from episode 5, and Jon talks about his fear of children.

Episode Notes
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Episode 12: Black Mirror

July 5th, 2019


Ren and Jonathan get personal on this week's episode. With the release of season 5 of Netflix's Balck Mirror, we touch on the anthology as a whole …

Episode 11: I’m Really Excited To See You Again

June 28th, 2019


We're finally back with Season 2! To kick things off, we talk about one of Ren's favorite bands, and Jonathan's new found love for them. Season 2 also brings a new segment to the show that leaves no ambiguity about how …

Episode 10: The Ten Years That Blew

November 10th, 2018


In this episode, Jonathan talks about how he managed to ignore an album in his library for all of 10 years. An alnum that is now one of his …

Episode 9: End of Summer Vibes

September 15th, 2018


This week we are joined by a new team member and our second guest ever. We have a great time working our way through a playlist that lets us shake …

Episode 8: Bodyache in 4D

August 31st, 2018


In our second End of the Month episode, we introduce our very first guest Tyler Ferrer, an avid pop-lover. We discuss our favorite, slightly traumatic, experience with a car crash and the song "Bodyache". Cristina …

Episode 7: California, Alvvays

August 20th, 2018


This week, for our 7th episode, we graciously bring you our favorite jams from Delta Spirit and Alvvays, with special mentions of An Angle and Tennis. We're weaving some drunk sadness into shoegazey indie. Don't miss it!

Episode 6: Poolside

August 13th, 2018


We are poolside this week, as should you. Whether you're out getting some sun or kicking it indoors, we have a playlist for you of some of the music …

Episode 5: The Gold

August 6th, 2018


In our fifth episode, we talk about Phoebe Bridger's cover of Manchester Orchestra's "The Gold" and get into a broader conversation about growing up …

Episode 4: Forever and Ten Years

July 30th, 2018


Our fourth episode has arrived! This week's episode is a little different, it's more of an open forum for general discussion about multiple releases. …

Episode 3: Nobody

July 23rd, 2018


In our third episode, we dive deep and become one with Mitski's new single "Nobody." It's the sad girl dance anthem that get really gets it and calls you out on it. We've also had on repeat endlessly and find ourselves …

Episode 2: Sabré Olvidar

July 16th, 2018


In this episode, we break down Silvana Estrada's new single "Sabré Olvidar". It's an incredible Spanish song that's making the rounds online and on streaming services. We break down the song and talk about what makes it …

Episode 1: So Sad So Sexy

June 12th, 2018


For our very first episode, we discussed two singles "Geyser" by Mitski and "Do You Feel this Way (feat. Whethan)" by Kailee Morgue and the newly released album "so sad so sexy" by Lykke Li.

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