By GenXGrownUp Podcast
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We're Generation X'ers who spent our childhood immersed in the music, movies, games, and pop culture of the late 70s & 80s. All of that stuff has shaped who we are today as adults. So all of those nostalgic things are still very much a part of how we live our lives & see the world in the 21st century. On this pocast we share the views, toys, & ideas of today through the lens of back then.
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 9: The GenX Fast Food Experience||Fast food is the same now as it's always been... or is it? We delve deep into our memories of the fast food experience and explore how much grabbing a quick burger an fries has changed over the years. - - -||12/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 9: The Runaways, Plex, & Wolfenstein||In this episode, George falls off the wagon and buys more drone stuff, Jon gets his dream collectible and Mo watches Marvel's The Runaways! All this and much, much more! - - - Facebook » http://fb.me/GenXGrownUp||12/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 8: Old Computer Games||There was a time where you had to actually read in order to play computer games! Before computer gaming was mainstream and universal, it was the domain of the hobbyist. In this Backtrack, we talk about the computer games we loved to play growing up,||11/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 8: Justice League, Ancestry, & Juanito Arcade Mayhem||In this installment of the GenXGrownUp Podcast, we talk about how Justice League is in our top 4 DC movies, a raunchy new sci-fi comedy on Hulu, flea market finds which will likely drive Jon crazy trying to get them in working order,||11/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 7: Breakfast Cereal||The crinkle of the cellophane, the tinkling of spoon in a bowl, the crackle of ice-cold milk poured over the top -- it's breakfast time, and that means breakfast cereal. In this Backtrack we discuss the importance of breakfast cereal to a young GenX'er.||11/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 7: Stranger Things 2, Ragnarok, & Zoom H1||In this week's show we talk about Jon's cheating skill at beating his friends in Nidhogg 2, our impressions of Stranger Things 2, and what we think of the latest addition to the movie experience: D-Box motorized theater seats! Of course,||11/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 6: Introduction of VHS||In this Backtrack episode we go back to the early days of the "video home system" or VHS cassettes and discuss how it changed the way we consumed movies and TV! - - - YouTube » http://GenXGrownUp.com/yt Facebook » http://fb.||11/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 6: Batman v Two-Face, Golf Tech, & Life Is Strange||Join us as we talk about Star Trek: Discovery, an animated movie which continues the 1960s Batman tradition, George's (bordering on manic) excitement over the Walking Dead Season 8 premiere, an interview with the co-host of the #WhoWouldWin podcast,||10/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 5: Rotary Phones||This week's backtrack topic is those most wonderful of clicky communication devices; the rotary phone! - - - YouTube » http://GenXGrownUp.com/yt Facebook » http://fb.me/GenXGrownUp Twitter » http://GenXGrownUp.com/twitter||10/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 5: The Gifted, Blue Yeti, & Oxenfree||Discussions range from updates on The Orville, a little more Firefly pain, some not-ready-for-primetime Microsoft AR tech, a deep Atari throwback, a better alternative to Inhumans, Blade Runner 2049, and some vibrating theater seats. - -||10/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 4: Action Figures||- Time to backtrack again. This week's topic: action figures! - - - YouTube » http://GenXGrownUp.com/yt Facebook » http://fb.me/GenXGrownUp Twitter » http://GenXGrownUp.com/twitter Website » http://GenXGrownUp.com||10/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 4: Discovery, Oculus, & LogicBots||Among other things we discuss a couple of notable new sci-fi shows, play with the Oculus Rift, recommend a mobile game, and much more. - - - Facebook » http://fb.me/GenXGrownUp Twitter » http://GenXGrownUp.com/twitter||9/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 3: Saturday Morning Cartoons||Join us as we Backtrack to a time when Saturday mornings meant the TV belonged to the kids for cartoons. - - - YouTube » http://GenXGrownUp.com/yt Facebook » http://fb.me/GenXGrownUp Website » http://GenXGrownUp.com||9/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 3: IT, Retro Atari, & The Orville||Lots of new media, games & tech to talk about this week. - - - Facebook » http://fb.me/GenXGrownUp Twitter » http://GenXGrownUp.com/twitter Website » http://GenXGrownUp.com Podcast » http://GenXGrownUp.com/pod||9/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 2: My First Video Game Console||Join us as we Backtrack to the 70s and reminisce about the first video game consoles we owned. - - - YouTube » http://GenXGrownUp.com/yt Facebook » http://fb.me/GenXGrownUp Website » http://GenXGrownUp.com||9/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 2: Defenders, Logan Lucky, & Prey||This week we talk about George's experience diving into podcast listening. Further topics include Defenders, Death Note, Logan Lucky, Arcade Classics, Prey and Ticket to Ride. - - - YouTube » http://GenXGrownUp.com/yt||8/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Backtrack 1: Monopoly||In this Backtrack, we talk about a board game almost anyone can relate to; Monopoly. - - - YouTube » http://GenXGrownUp.com/yt Facebook » http://fb.me/GenXGrownUp Website » http://GenXGrownUp.com||8/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGXG Podcast Episode 1: Room 104, Valerian, and Cheap PC Games||In this inaugural episode of the GenXGrownUp Podcast, the guys talk about topics as diverse as Blade Runner, G.I. Joe, Room 104, Valerian, the ALL Controller, PC gaming bundles, Nidhogg 2, Defenders, and more. - - -||8/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGenXGrownUp Podcast Trailer||GenXGrownUp is spinning up a companion podcast! This is a sneak preview, and the first full episode will drop August 17, 2017, and every other Thursday until the end of ever. -||8/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
They Make Me Smile
These three guys are quite obviously good friends and having a great time talking about media, games, toys, & tech that they all enjoy. Surprisingly well-produced for a new podcast. Worth a listen if you are a Generation X'er who still loves pop culture, or really anyone who likes to smile.
Fun and entertaining!
As a GenXer this podcast is really fun to listen to!
All the stuff I love and more...
The 1st episode has so many fun topics that I didn't even realize I had been listening for that long! Funny and insightful, I can't wait for the next episode!!!