EPISODE 132: 2017 PREVIEW!!

For Episode 132 of The Hodgepodge Podcast, it’s Doug and Dirty A’s 2017 Preview! In this episode the boys discuss all the films they’re looking forward in the coming year that aren’t named Star Wars Episode VIII, as well as some new and returning TV shows, and Doug reminds listeners – again – that Depeche Mode has a new album, Spirit, due out this Spring. Continue reading

EPISODE 131: HUNT FOR HIDDEN MONSTERS

After a weather delay, Doug and Dirty A return with Episode 131 of The Hodgepodge Podcast! On this episode, the boys discuss the films Hidden Figures, A Monster Calls, and Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Then talk turns to U2’s upcoming tour to celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Joshua Tree. Continue reading

EPISODE 129: REMEMBERING CARRIE FISHER AND GEORGE MICHAEL

On the final episode of 2016, Doug and Dirty A remember the lives of Carrie Fisher and George Michael. In what seemed like an endless parade of celebrity deaths this year, these two hit Doug and Dirty A the hardest. Please join us in looking back at and saying goodbye to these two great artists. Continue reading

Doug Reviews: Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)

With Popstar, spoof music group The Lonely Island (Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone) do what they do best and mix comedy with music in a mockumentary format. However, is Popstar a good movie, or a comedy sketch stretched too far? Continue reading

EPISODE 108: MILES AHEAD OF THE GREEN ROOM WITH KEANU, ELVIS & NIXON

Episode 108 of The Hodgepodge Podcast has Doug and Dirty A welcoming back “Foreign Correspondent” Matt King to discuss the films: Elvis & Nixon, Miles Ahead, Keanu, and Green Room. They also touch on the untimely demise of Prince. Continue reading

EPISODE 98: REMEMBERING DAVID BOWIE AND ALAN RICKMAN

It’s been a rough week for fans of great music and cinema and on Episode 98 of The Hodgepodge Podcast, Doug and Dirty A look back and celebrate the careers of David Bowie and Alan Rickman. Before the tributes, though, they discuss the Oscar nominations and which snubs stood out to them. Continue reading

EPISODE 92: Listen to This! The Sounds of Fall 2015

While Dirty A took some R&R, Doug went ahead and played DJ for a day with another installment of Listen to This! In this episode, Doug runs down the albums and artists he has checked out this Fall including: Duran Duran, New Order, CHVRCHES, Editors, Dave Gahan & Soulsavers, and Seal. Continue reading

Listen to This!: Kylie Minogue “Aphrodite”

Trying something a little new, especially since The Hodgepodge Podcast now has a Facebook Page (be sure to Like us over there if you haven’t already – Thanks!). While driving around today, Kylie Minogue‘s fantastic 2010 songĀ “Aphrodite” popped up on my iPod from her album of the same name and I decided to start sharing videos for songs that the Hodgepodge are fans of. Y’know kind of expand our “Listen to This” series. So, check out Kylie’s best song of the last 13 years easily, “Aphrodite.” – Doug Continue reading