First Time, Long Time
By Aaron Wolfe
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A podcast about sports for people who may not like sports.
||CleanEpisode 7 - The Time Machine||A look at the magical powers of sports broadcasts on the radio. Featuring music from:Broke For FreePodington BearTapes and TubesByron HarlanChris ZabriskieDavid Heatleyand ME! LINKS!David Heatley's Music and ArtFrom The AshesConsider becoming a patron!||11/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 6: The Game||The single greatest sport was invented in a summer camp in The Catskills. But a closer look at this game reveals a complex and painful story that teaches us about gender, sexuality, and the creative power of youth. LINKS:Karinne Keithley Syers' incredible ukulele coversTerry Wolfisch Cole is an incredible storyteller. Here she is on the Moth RadioHourCamp Shomria: the kibbutz in The Catskills You can find me on Twitter or visit firsttimelongtime.am! MUSIC FROM FREEMUSICARCHIVE.ORG:ToursJahzaarRyan LittleBWipBlanket MusicBroke For FreeTapas TubesBoiled WoodPodington BearChris Zabriskie||9/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 5: The Club||Welcome to the new season of First Time, Long Time! In this episode we dive into the story of how a small group of people defied all odds and fought against the tide of corporate greed... and won. Music in this episode from:"Autumn Woes" - Ryan Little"When The Mockingbirds are Singing" - Frank C. Stanley"Stories About the World That Once Was" - Chris Zabriskie"Wandering" - Ryan Little"Sad Cyclops" - Podington Bear"Night Owl" - Broke For Free"As Colorful As Ever" - Broke For Free"Enthusiastic" - Tours"Believe in Me" - Ryan Little Visit us at firsttimelongtime.am to drop us a line and please consider donating!||8/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 4: The Dream, pt 2||The conclusion to the story of one man’s obsession with being a professional baseball player. LINKS:“Sugar” (Amazon)The Ejection Video from The Zorilla (YouTube)King of Jewish Baseball (Nate’s website) The music in this episode came from freemusicarchive.orgTracklist: “Autumn Woes” by Ryan LIttle“When the Mocking Birds Are Singing in the Wildwood” by Frank C. Stanley“Cash Rules” by Ari de Niro“Night Owl” by Broke For Free“Believe in Me” by Ryan Little“Tyrant” by Monkeeastronaut“Enthusiast” by Tours“As Colorful As Ever” by Broke For Free“Starling” by Podington Bear||2/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 3: The Dream||How do you choose to keep moving forward when everything and everyone keeps telling you to quit? Nate Fish, the King of Jewish Baseball, tells the incredible story of how he persevered… and Aaron learns an important (and belated) lesson. MUSIC LINKS:The Action PaintersThe BischoffsJason Liebman Nate is @kingofjbaseball Aaron is @aaronwolfe Please subscribe and leave us a review!||12/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 2: The Fan||This episode dives into the machinery of fandom and fanaticism and explore how a guy from New York City could become obsessed with a team from London — a place he’d never been. LINKS: The Magic of Messi (YouTube)A nice little example of English Football Fans. (YouTube)How Soccer Explains The World (Amazon)The Psychology of Sports Fans (Washington Post)A People’s History of Tottenham Hotspur Football Club (Amazon)Alan Fisher on Twitter||11/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFirst Time Long Time - The Pilot||Welcome to First Time, Long Time: Stories about sports for people who may not like sports. Here’s a little bit of our origin story and a taste of what’s to come.||11/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Well Worth a Listen
A finely crafted podcast in the vein of This American Life and many of Gimlet Media's podcasts - I enjoy it.
Engaging intimate stories
This podcast is beautifully eloquent, engaging and smart. Aaron is a great storyteller. I don't know much about sports, but this podcast is helping me understand, on a deep level, the allure of and passion for sports. Definitely download and take a listen. Also, it's beautifully mixed and sounds great.
My New Fav Podcast
A podcast that can be funny, sad, meaningful, and always soulful. The use of music, professional editing, and interesting content have made this my favorite podcast of the many that I listen to. Keep up the great work.